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Flight From Chicago Strikes Bird En Route To Newark

A flight from Chicago struck a bird Thursday evening shortly before it arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport.

04/03/2014

Keenan Draughon  was arrested Saturday morning trying to board a flight to Charlotte, N.C., after Port Authority police found the weapons. (Credit CBS 2)

Authorities: Passenger At JFK Caught With Multiple Weapons

Police say a Tennessee man has checked luggage containing a loaded, defaced rifle at New York’s Kennedy International Airport.

10/26/2013

Planes at Kennedy Airport. (credit: Getty Images)

Low Flying Plane To Cruise Up The Hudson River On Wednesday Morning

New Yorkers who see a low flying airplane along the Hudson River on Wednesday morning will have no need to panic.

10/22/2013

The Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield blimp. (Credit CBS 2)

Take In The View From Behind The Controls Of The Horizon Blimp

For the past 15 years the Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield blimp has become a community regular, CBS 2′s Alex Denis reported.

10/14/2013

Bawer Aksal (credit: Badoo.com)

N.J. Man Asks Court To Toss Conviction For Groping Woman On Flight

A North Bergen, N.J. man convicted of sexually abusing a sleeping woman on a cross-country flight filed this weekend to have his conviction thrown out.

10/13/2013

A passenger is escorted off a United Airlines flight from Hong Kong to Newark on June 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Who Ranted About Poison, CIA On Plane Had Worked For State Department

A man who went on a rant about national security on a flight from Hong Kong to Newark-Liberty International Airport Monday once worked for the U.S. State Department.

06/18/2013

Egyptair Diverted Flight

JFK-Bound Flight Diverted After Threatening Letter Found On Board

A passenger jet from Cairo to New York was diverted to the United Kingdom Saturday, after a threatening message was found onboard.

06/15/2013

Newark Liberty International Airport

JetBlue Flight Diverted To Newark After Being Struck By Lightning

A plane heading from Boston to West Palm Beach, Fla., was struck by lightning late Friday and had to make an emergency landing at Newark Liberty International Airport.

06/08/2013

A United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner (file / credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

4 Passengers Booted Off United Flight From Newark To Paris For Messing With Overhead Bins

A flight from Newark Liberty International Airport to Paris was delayed Monday, after four men alarmed the pilot when they opened several overhead bins near the cockpit.

04/08/2013

Tamara Tunie (credit: WLNY)

Actress Tamara Tunie Talks ‘Flight’

Actress Tamara Tunie plays part of Denzel Washington’s crew in the Oscar-nominated film “Flight,” which is now available on Blu-ray and DVD.

02/05/2013

Bawer Aksal (credit: Badoo.com)

N.J. Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Sleeping Woman During Flight

When she woke up, prosecutors said Bawer Aksal had one hand in her shorts and another in her shirt, and whispered “Kiss me.”

08/22/2012

Lenore Zimmerman (L) and Ruth Sherman (R) both claim they were strip-searched at Kennedy Airport (credit: CBS 2)

Third Elderly Woman Comes Forward With Claim Of Being Strip-Searched By TSA At JFK

The woman, who is in her 60s, told CBS 2′s Kathryn Brown a nearly identical story about her experience going through security JFK last weekend. In fact, she was on the same flight as one of the other women.

12/05/2011

Nassau County grandmother Lenore Zimmerman says she was strip searched at Kennedy Airport (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Grandmother Says She Was Strip-Searched At Kennedy Airport

Lenore Zimmerman’s family plans to sue the TSA after, she says, she was taken to a private room and told to pull down her pants.

12/03/2011

U.S. Airways plance (File photo/William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Flight From JFK Diverted To St. Louis

So far, there’s no word on what it was about three passengers that made the crew consider their behavior suspicious.

09/13/2011

LaGuardia Airport on Saturday, August 27, 2011, as Hurricane Irene heads To Tri-State (credit: CBS 2)

Hurricane Irene Forces New York-Area Airports To Close, Grounds Thousands Of Flights

Airlines are scrapping more than 9,000 flights this weekend from North Carolina to Boston, grounding passengers as Irene sweeps up the East Coast. There were more than 3,600 cancellations on Saturday alone.

08/27/2011

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