| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:30 AM
As a new storm bore down on the New York area, passengers in Grand Rapids hoping to fly into Newark's Liberty International Airport found themselves with few options.
United Airlines cancelled its Wednesday departures from Grand Rapids to Newark for...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:30 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE – Every time Virginia linebacker Daquan Romero looked up at his cheering section in the stands last Saturday at North Carolina State, he saw a face that hadn’t been there at any of his other college games, but it was a presence...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 9:36 AM
A Fort Lauderdale-bound flight was delayed at LaGuardia Airport Monday, after a passenger made a threatening statement, authorities said.
According to Port Authority police, the Spirit Airlines flight was scheduled to depart at 10:45 a.m. but when a...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 12:56 PM
The captain of a Southwest Airlines jet that slammed nose-first onto a runway at New York's LaGuardia Airport last month took over the controls from the first officer just 400 feet before touchdown, federal investigators said in a report that suggests a...
| Apr 23, 2013
Sequestration is starting to frustrate air travelers.
About 400 flights were delayed Sunday because of air traffic controller furloughs, the Federal Aviation Administration said, and a few more interruptions were reported Monday, though the nation's air...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:14 PM
NEW YORK -- The nose gear of a Southwest Airlines jet collapsed on landing at New York’s LaGuardia Airport on Monday, leaving the jet sitting at a deep forward tilt on the tarmac and forcing the airport’s closure.
The Dallas-based airline...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:01 PM
The landing gear didn't just collapse when a Southwest Airlines jet touched down in New York City and plunged nose-first into the tarmac: The landing gear punched into the plane itself as it skidded for almost half a mile.
The new revelations came...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Federal investigators said Thursday that a Southwest Airlines jet that crashed at New York’s LaGuardia Airport landed first on its nose gear before the main landing gear made contact with the runway.
“The landing scenario that the report...
| Mar 26, 2011
| 4:02 PM
Airports are a place where people reunite with friends, say goodbye to lovers or gear up for a great escape. It’s where people wait, sometimes for many intensely boring hours, for planes that will deliver them to some new adventure. Not...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 6:04 PM
Every month, the U.S. Department of Transportation releases a fascinating window into the American aviation system, and it's there for everyone to see.
The Air Travel Consumer Report usually is released at the second week of each month, with a head-...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 7:09 PM
NEW YORK (PIX11) -- Say "goodbye" to the old color-coded terror alert system. On Monday, a new, hopefully less-complicated system will be in place here in New York and across the nation.
"This new program will tell New Yorkers, (and) Americans what...