Teacher, Student Pilot Uninjured After Helicopter Crash Lands On Long Island StreetThe Robinson R22 helicopter attempted to make an emergency landing at Buena Vista Boulevard and East Alhambra Avenue in Copiague just before noon Wednesday after reporting engine problems.
FAA: Green Laser Pointed At ExpressJet Flight Coming In To LaGuardia AirportThe crew of an ExpressJet flight from Charlotte, North Carolina reported seeing a green laser around 7:45 p.m. Monday about 12 miles northeast of the Queens airport.
United Airlines Crew Reports That ‘Laser Illuminated’ Aircraft En Route To Newark AirportThe crew of a Newark Airport bound United Airlines flight reported that their aircraft was illuminated with a laser on Tuesday night.
FAA To Require Most Drones To Be Registered And MarkedThe Federal Aviation Administration announced a new drone registration process Monday aimed at helping federal officials keep track of the growing number of drone owners.
Will FAA Rules Be Enough To Keep Drones From NYC Airports?Most of the sightings have been within five miles of an airport.
Skylink Express Crew Reports Green Laser Pointed At Plane Near JFK AirportAnother laser incident has been reported near John F. Kennedy International Airport.
FAA: Plane Headed Into JFK Struck With Green LaserThe crew of a plane landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport Friday evening reported being disrupted by a laser.
Delays Of More Than 2 Hours At JFK, Newark AirportsA statement on the Federal Aviation Administration's website says Saturday evening's delays are being caused by airplane traffic management plan that was put into effect because of an equipment outage.
FAA: News Helicopters Were Among More Than 20 Laser Strikes Reported NationwideThe helicopter pilots of three local news stations, including Chopper 2, were among more than 20 pilots who reported laser strikes around the country Wednesday night, the Federal Aviation Administration said.
Government To Require Registration Of Most DronesThe federal government will require many drone aircraft to be registered, a move prompted by the growing number of reported close calls and incidents that pose safety risks, officials announced Monday.
FAA: Problem That Caused Flight Delays At New York City, DC Airports Has Been ResolvedThousands of travelers along the East Coast are facing flight delays Saturday due to technical issues at a Federal Aviation Administration center in Virginia, authorities said.
FAA Investigating Drone Sighting Near Newark AirportThe Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after crews on four commercial flights reported seeing a drone as they approached the runway at Newark Liberty International Airport over the weekend.