A suspect remained out on bail this week after allegedly being caught shooting a high-powered laser beam into the eyes of an NYPD helicopter pilot in Queens.
“Lasing” — when someone on the ground shines a laser pointer into the cockpit of a low-flying aircraft — has become a major concern, and the FBI is stepping up efforts to catch the culprits before they crash a plane.
Aviation attorney and former military pilot Justin Green joined us on The Couch to shed some light on the accident, which killed four people.
Federal security officials have announced the results of disciplinary proceedings against more than three dozen baggage screeners at Newark Liberty International Airport accused of not following procedures.
Mayor Bloomberg, Governor Paterson and the CEO of Delta Airlines unveiled plans Wednesday for the expansion and improvement of JFK’s Terminal 4.