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

Feds Name Texas Among Test Sites For Drone Aircraft

The Federal Aviation Administration announced six states on Monday that will develop test sites for drones, a critical next step for the march of the unmanned aircraft into U.S. skies.

12/30/2013

The tail sections of Southwest Airlines planes. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

FAA Seeks Fine Against Southwest Airlines

Federal officials are seeking a $325,000 penalty against Southwest Airlines over a faulty repair job on an AirTran Airways jet in 2011. Southwest Airlines has 30 days to respond.

12/03/2013

This file photo shows a single-engine plane flying through the air. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Mesquite

A pilot made an emergency landing in a small plane just short of a runway in Mesquite Sunday.

12/01/2013

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FAA To Allow Gadget Use On Planes

You still won’t be able to use your cellphone. But depending on which airline you fly, you may soon start getting permission from the flight crew to use other electronic devices throughout your flight.

10/31/2013

A World War II-era P-51 Mustang  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Denton Pilot, Passenger Killed In Wreck Of WWII-Era Plane Near Galveston

The U.S. Coast Guard says two people have been killed when their World War II-era plane went down in shallow water near Galveston.

10/23/2013

Southwest plane with collapsed nose gear at LaGuardia (Photo courtesy of Matthew J Friedman and Frank Ferramosca)

LaGuardia Shut Down After Landing Plane’s Gear Collapses

NEW YORK (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Air traffic was shut down at LaGuardia Airport early Monday evening after a Southwest Airlines plane’s nose gear collapsed as the aircraft touched down on the runway. The Federal Aviation Administration said […]

07/22/2013

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FAA Moving Toward Allowing More Cellphone Use

The government is moving toward easing restrictions on cellphone use during takeoff and landing.

06/21/2013

A Cessna plane that clipped an SUV at Northwest Regional Airport (Lonnie Haschell/Texas Department of Public Safety)

SE Texas Plane Down; 3 Injured

Three men were injured after the small twin engine plane there were riding in crashed shortly after taking off from a Southeast Texas airport.

06/15/2013

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Small Plane Crashes; Two Dead

A man and a woman were killed when their small plane crashed, according to investigators less than a mile from the runway of a Texas Hill Country airport.

05/09/2013

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Congress Approves Bill To End Airport Delays

Congress has easily approved legislation ending furloughs of air traffic controllers that have delayed hundreds of flights daily.

04/26/2013

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Sequester, Furloughs & DFW Airport Flight Delays

Delayed passengers at DFW Airport couldn’t blame Tuesday’s weather for their problems. Most of the flight delays were due to sequestration budget cuts, and air traffic controller furloughs.

CBSDFW.COM–04/23/2013

Travelers look at a flight information screen at JFK International Airport in New York City. (credit: Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

Furloughs Continue To Create Airport Delays

About 10 percent of air traffic controllers have been furloughed, and that could mean delays at DFW International Airport and other airports across the country.

04/23/2013

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