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DFW Air Traffic Controller Saves Pilot’s Life

All she had to go by, were the green letters and numbers on a black screen, and the garbled radio call of a pilot. LouElla Hollingsworth knew though that 27,000 feet above Texas, there was a plane in trouble that she had to try to save.

CBS 11–03/13/2013

Stunt-Pilot

Stunt Pilot In Viral Video Could Lose License

A North Texas stunt pilot shown maneuvering his biplane perilously close to people on the ground could lose his license. See the video here.

01/24/2013

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Some American Airlines Pilots Start A Website To Oppose US Airways Merger

As American Airlines tries to emerge from bankruptcy, there’s a new issue dividing American Airlines’ pilots.

CBS 11–12/20/2012

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

JetBlue Pilot Who Disrupted Flight To Be Freed

A Texas judge says a JetBlue Airways pilot who disrupted a cross-country flight by leaving the cockpit and yelling about religion and terrorists should be freed rather than committed to a mental health facility.

11/09/2012

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AA Jet Returns To DFW Due To Landing-Gear Warning

American Airlines says a jet returned to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport shortly after takeoff because of a cockpit indicator that showed a problem with the landing gear.

10/03/2012

American Airlines Announces New Destinations From LAX, Including Non Stop To Shanghai

Concerns Continue For American Airlines

American Airlines is doubling down on accusations that recent on-time performance issues are pilot related.

09/20/2012

pilot crash

Frisco Pilot Loses Life In Iowa Air Show Crash

It could be days or even weeks before we know what caused the crash of a vintage military jet at an Iowa air show last weekend that took the life of a Frisco man.

CBS 11–09/03/2012

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

JetBlue Pilot Not Guilty By Reason Of Insanity

A federal judge in Texas has found a JetBlue Airways pilot who left the cockpit during a flight and screamed about terrorists not guilty by reason of insanity.

07/03/2012

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

JetBlue Pilot Who Left Cockpit Pleads Not Guilty

A JetBlue Airways pilot who left the cockpit during a flight and screamed about religion and terrorists has pleaded not guilty to interfering with a flight crew.

06/28/2012

AA Pilot Christine Daniel

Nail-Biting Bankruptcy For Many AA Employees

Christine Daniel is a veteran pilot for American Airlines. She’s also a single mother. With bankruptcy looming, Daniel is worried her flights are numbered.

04/23/2012

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

JetBlue Pilot Seeks To Waive Texas Detention Hearing

The attorney for the JetBlue Airways pilot accused of interfering with a flight crew by disrupting a flight over San Antonio is seeking to waive hearings set for Monday.

04/06/2012

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

Prosecutors Want JetBlue Captain Held Without Bond In Amarillo

A JetBlue Airways captain charged with disrupting a flight over Texas after he left the cockpit screaming about religion and terrorists should remain in federal custody without bond, prosecutors told a judge Monday.

04/02/2012

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