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Amazon Asks For Permission To Fly Drones

Amazon is officially asking the FAA for permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver smaller and lighter packages to customers in 30 minutes or less.

07/11/2014

(Photo by J.Burkett, CBSDFW)

Man Loses Radio-Controlled Drone On AT&T Stadium Roof

A man says he lost his radio link with his aircraft Tuesday and the copter landed on the stadium roof. In his video, he said stadium security officers wouldn’t let him retrieve the aircraft.

06/10/2014

(Source: CBSDFW.COM)

FAA Clears Skydiving Company In Teen’s Near Fatal Accident

The Federal Aviation Administration has cleared the skydiving company in an accident that nearly killed a 16-year-old Joshua resident in January.

06/10/2014

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Neighbors Fear Dallas Love Field Noise Increase

Southwest Airlines is counting down to the end of the Wright Amendment at Dallas Love Field. But some of the airport’s neighbors are worried about an increase in noise.

05/19/2014

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Two Injured In Training Helpcopter Crash In Cleburne

A training helicopter crash at the Cleburne Airport sent two people to the hospital Friday afternoon.

04/25/2014

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Texas Search Group Sues FAA Over Drone Use

A Texas-based group involved in searches for missing persons around the nation has filed a lawsuit asking a federal court to set aside an order prohibiting the nonprofit organization from employing drones in its work.

04/21/2014

An unmanned surveillance drone.  (credit: BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Search Group, FAA, At Odds Over Drone Use

A Texas-based group involved in searches for missing persons around the nation has run afoul of federal aviation authorities who are prohibiting the non-profit organization from employing drones in its work.

04/19/2014

(credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Saginaw Woman Dies In Weekend Plane Crash

Jennifer Lunow, 35, was a passenger in her husband Danny Lunow’s single engine Beechcraft 24, along with their 5 year old daughter, when the plane crashed less than a mile away from Denton Muncipal Airport Saturday night.

04/14/2014

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Emergency Halts Jet’s Takeoff At DFW Airport

Crews at DFW Airport responded to an emergency with an American Airlines plane on Monday morning, which found the jet stopped in the runway during takeoff.

03/24/2014

A navigational radar on Indonesia's National Search and Rescue boat shows details during a search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. (Source: Chaideer Mahyuddin/AFP/Getty Images)

Experts: Missing Malaysia Jet Could Lead To Increased Security Screening

It’s a mystery still baffling investigators nine days later: Where is Malaysia Air flight 370? Authorities are now focusing on the pilot and co-pilot. Experts say the issue of the missing plane could lead to more scrutiny of flight crews.

CBS 11–03/17/2014

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Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

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Pilots Often Head To Wrong Airports

On at least 150 commercial air carrier flights since the early 1990s, pilots have either landed at the wrong airport or started to land before realizing there was a mistake.

02/10/2014

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