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Biplane Crashes Into Fence At NW Regional Airport

A pilot taking off from Northwest Regional Airport outside of Roanoke hit a small snag as he lifted his experimental biplane off the ground.

10/11/2012

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AA Explains Seat Locking Mechanism Problems

There are new developments with American Airlines and the problems with loose seats on three flights, including one headed to DFW Airport. CBS 11 News has learned a second round of voluntarily inspections will be conducted.

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The site of a fatal plane crash. (Credit: Google Maps)

3 Hurt, 1 Killed In Wise County Plane Crash

Three people were injured and one was killed when the plane they were in clipped a tree while landing on a private strip, causing it to explode when it hit the ground.

05/20/2012

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Aviation Expert: AA Flight Attendants Under Major Stress

A flight attendant’s nervous breakdown aboard an American Airlines jet is calling attention to how flight crews handle stress.

03/11/2012

An 'electrophonic' meteor passed across the North Texas sky Wednesday night.  Photographer Kevin Palivec captured this image from a remote camera in Coleman, Texas, near Abilene (Credit: Kevin Palivec)

Meteor Streaks Across North Texas Sky

The FAA has confirmed a meteor likely passed across the sky of the Southwest United States Wednesday night, with many people in the Dallas/Fort Worth area hearing and feeling the sonic boom.

02/01/2012

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Plano Woman Disfigured By Propeller Takes ‘First Adventure’ Since Accident

Since Lauren Scruggs, 23, was disfigured in a horrific airplane propeller accident, her mother has stayed positive in the public eye. On Wednesday, she announced she and her daughter “made our first adventure,” to Whole Foods, yet another sign of progress in her rehabilitation.

01/04/2012

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FAA Orders More Rest Time For Pilots Between Shifts

They fly across the country, crossing time zones, often in the middle of the night. The lives of hundreds of passengers are in their hands. And they often do it on just a few hours of rest. The federal government is stepping in though to give pilots a break.

12/21/2011

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One Dead, Two Injured In Plane Crash Near Denton Airport

One person is dead and two injured in an overnight plane crash near the Denton airport.

12/20/2011

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Plano Stylist Walking, Talking After Airplane Accident

A young Plano woman who was disfigured after walking into an airplane propeller blade is out of intensive care.

12/08/2011

Wreckage after a  small, twin-engine airplane crash in Tarrant County on Oct. 26, 2011. (Credit: George McNitt)

Names Of Tarrant Co. Plane Crash Victims Released

The names of the three people on-board a twin-engine plane that crashed in northern Tarrant County have been released.

10/27/2011

An airline pilot conducts a walk-around inspection of his aircraft. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Magazine Lists DFW Int’l As 10th Most Dangerous Airport

According to Travel and Leisure Magazine, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is the tenth most dangerous airport in the nation.

10/11/2011

Two customers pump gas at a gas station. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

The Upside Of Economic Worries: Lower Gas Prices

Soaring gasoline prices are in the rearview mirror. For the first time in months, retail gasoline prices have fallen below $3 a gallon in places, including parts of Michigan, Missouri and Texas.

09/25/2011

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