| Jun 30, 2009
An American Airlines flight on its way from Miami to New York landed safely at LaGuardia Airport late Tuesday morning after reporting a bird strike, PIX News has learned.
The Federal Aviation Administration said Flight 1256 was at an altitude of 900 feet...
| Jul 11, 2009
Robert Farmer didn't watch this week's tribute to Michael Jackson.
The 70-year-old Bloomfield resident has his own cherished memories of The Gloved One, including the spring day in 1988 when Jackson gave Farmer the hat off his head, after an MJ concert...
| Jul 24, 2009
| 3:38 PM
(WGN-AM)- A United Airlines plane headed to Denver was diverted to O'Hare International Airport Friday afternoon because of a white powder on board that was found to be a disintegrated paper napkin, authorities said.
A white powdery substance fell out of...
| Aug 1, 2009
LaGuardia Airport is back open after a bomb scare this morning caused officials to evacuate the main terminal. Police say a man carrying a bag filled with batteries and wires was taken into custody. Port Authority of New York and New Jersey spokesman John...
| Aug 10, 2009
Members of the National Transportation Safety Board are set to examine whether stricter airspace regulations need to be introduced in New York as a result of Saturday's fatal mid-air collision that left nine people dead.
"[We are] going to be looking...
| Aug 25, 2009
| 4:09 AM
Police launched a probe Tuesday into the shooting of a 26-year-old man at LaGuardia Airport, who had just flown in from Las Vegas.
According to New York City police, the shooting occurred around 11:30 p.m. Monday. The man was shot in the upper left chest...
| Oct 1, 2009
| 8:34 AM
The "Miracle on the Hudson" pilots are back together.
Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger and 1st Officer Jeffrey Skiles flew Thursday from Charlotte, N.C., to New York - their first flight together since they were forced to ditch a disabled plane in...
| Jun 13, 2010
| 11:31 AM
Spirit Airlines is canceling all of its flights through Tuesday, stranding thousands more passengers as a pilot's strike continues into its second day.
The discount carrier said on its website Sunday that all Spirit Airlines flights have been cancelled...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 3:06 AM
A year and a half after Canada geese forced an airliner to splash down in the Hudson River, officials are rounding them up in almost every part of the city -- but flocks are still free to take off around John F. Kennedy International Airport.
| Aug 5, 2010
| 11:39 AM
John Wayne Airport has earned an unwanted distinction from a travel website that called it one of the world's 11 scariest airports.
SmarterTraveler.Com listed JWA among a good number of Third World airports, including those in Honduras and Guatemala, as...
| Jan 31, 2010
| 7:26 AM
A New York City police officer has been suspended after his unattended department sport utility vehicle was stolen from a Bronx street and was found about 11 miles away at LaGuardia Airport.
Police say an officer with the Port Authority of New York and...