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FAA: Pilots Of 5 Planes Report Being Hit By Green Laser Beam Over NY, NJ

The FAA is investigating after five pilots reported laser strikes over New York and New Jersey Tuesday night.

07/22/2015

What a pilot sees when someone on the ground shines a laser into the cockpit. (Photo: CBS 2)

FAA: 12 Flights Report Being Hit By Laser Beams Over New Jersey

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after several pilots reported being hit by a green laser beam while flying over New Jersey Wednesday night.

07/16/2015

People wait at the United Airlines terminal at Newark Liberty Airport on July 8, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

United Airlines Suffers Second Major Grounding In 2 Months

All United Airlines flights nationwide were grounded for nearly two hours Wednesday morning due to computer problems.

07/08/2015

The Giants used a drone similar to the DJI Phantom 2 Vision to film minicamp practice on June 17, 2015. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Report: FAA Takes Issue With Use Of Drones At Practice By 3 NFL Teams, Including Giants

It appears the Giants jumped the gun in their attempt to use technology to gain a competitive edge.

06/29/2015

What a pilot sees when someone on the ground shines a laser into the cockpit. (Photo: CBS 2)

FAA Investigating After Lasers Pointed At 5 Planes Near JFK Airport

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after five pilots reported that a green laser was pointed at their planes while flying over Long Island and New Jersey near John F. Kennedy Airport.

05/29/2015

Planes at Kennedy Airport. (credit: Getty Images)

Hacker Claims To Have Exposed Dangerous Flaws In Aircraft Security

A computer security expert and hacker claims that he has exposed dangerous flaws in aircraft security.

05/17/2015

Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot at the helm of a Germanwings plane that crashed in the French alps. (credit: Image via Facebook)

Investigators Find Doctors’ Notes Inside Apartment Of Accused Germanwings Co-Pilot

A hospital confirms 28-year-old Andreas Lubitz visited as recently as March 10, but won’t say for what.

03/27/2015

American Airlines Flight 1320 at John F. Kennedy International Airport after a bird strike. (credit: CBS2)

American Airlines Plane Forced To Return To JFK After Bird Strike

A plane was forced to return to John F. Kennedy Airport Tuesday morning after the pilot reported hitting a flock of birds, the FAA said.

03/17/2015

Passengers deplane after a plane skidded off the runway at LaGuardia Airport on March 5, 2015. (credit: Larry Donnell/Instagram)

Giants TE Larry Donnell On Plane That Skidded Off Runway At LaGuardia

The 26-year-old tight end, who was reportedly on his way to sign a tender to return to Big Blue, posted a photo and video of the scene to his Instagram page.

03/05/2015

Sen. Schumer explains for wastewater treatment plant at Brookhaven Airport (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Schumer Calls On FAA To Expedite Approval For Part Of Mastic-Shirley Sewer Project

Suffolk officials are waiting on the FAA to move forward with a massive sewer project.

02/09/2015

Travelers at LaGuardia Airport on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

FAA Probes Employee Who Allegedly Flew From Atlanta To LaGuardia With Gun In Carry-On

An employee of the Federal Aviation Administration was arrested at LaGuardia Airport this week after he flew from Atlanta to New York with a gun in a carry-on, authorities told CBS News Friday.

01/16/2015

JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Drones Spotted Near JFK Airport, Ed Koch-Queensboro Bridge Raise Worry

The FBI and Federal Aviation Administration are continuing to investigate reports of drones flying near commercial aircraft on approach to John F. Kennedy International Airport this week.

11/20/2014

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Homemade Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing On Long Island

Officials said mechanical problems forced the aircraft to land in a sod farm field behind a residential neighborhood north of Vineyard Way in Aquebogue.

11/10/2014

Unidentified debris that fell onto Secaucus waste water treatment plant. (credit: Steve Brownowich)

Man Believes Debris Fell From Sky Onto Secaucus Waste Water Treatment Plant

The operations foreman at a waste water treatment plant in Secaucus, New Jersey believes a piece of debris fell from the sky onto the facility Wednesday.

10/09/2014

Helicopter (file / credit: clipart.com)

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing At West 30th Street After Collision With Bird

A helicopter had to make an emergency landing along the Hudson River Friday afternoon after colliding with a bird.

10/03/2014

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