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Dallas-Bound AA Flight Hits Bird, Makes Emergency Landing

A Dallas-bound American Airlines flight from Tulsa, turned around and made an emergency landing after hitting a bird.

03/14/2014

American Airlines unveils a new company logo and exterior paint scheme on a Boeing 737-800 aircraft on January 17, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

American, US Airways Post Gains In Revenue Figure

Passenger traffic and a key revenue figure rose in December at American Airlines and US Airways, echoing similar results at other big U.S. carriers.

01/09/2014

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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American Says It Will Add Seats On Many Planes

American Airlines expects to add more seats to some of its planes, which could mean less leg room for passengers.

06/12/2013

Air travelers wait in line at DFW International Airport. (credit: Phyllis Smith/KRLD)

FAA Furloughs Impact Passengers & Businesses

Mandatory furloughs of air traffic controllers are affecting more than just passengers at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Love Field.

CBS 11–04/23/2013

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American Airlines, Southwest Flight Attendants Oppose Knives On Planes

The plan to let airline passengers carry small knives on board planes will be grounded, if some flight attendant groups have their way.

CBS 11–03/12/2013

Crippled Carnival Cruise Ship Arrives In Mobile

Two Texans File Lawsuits Against Carnival, But Cruise Line Has Advantage

Lawsuits are already filed in this month’s disastrous Triumph cruise ship voyage, but the legal deck is stacked in parent company Carnival’s favor.

02/21/2013

An American Airlines jet lands on May 28, 2009 at the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport in Minnesota. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

AA Pilots Defend Maintenance Delays

The back and forth continues between American Airlines and its pilots, with the pilots union firing the latest shot. Pilots say they are not disrupting American operations with trivial maintenance requests.

09/21/2012

A driver buckles his seat belt before starting up his car. (credit: SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Holiday ‘Click It Or Ticket’ Enforcement Underway

Increased enforcement of the Click It or Ticket campaign starts today, and law enforcement officials across the state will be watching extra close for drivers, adult passengers and children who are not buckled up properly.

05/21/2012

An American Airlines jet lands on May 28, 2009 at the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport in Minnesota. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

American Airlines Fined Over “Bumped” Passenger Charges

The government fined Fort Worth-based American Airlines for failing to tell passengers it costs up to $30 to redeem vouchers they get for giving up seats on oversold flights.

CBSDFW.COM–02/28/2011

Bus Fire Causes Panicked Stampede

Several DART riders were caught on a burning bus yesterday.

10/21/2010