Flights

A JetBlue plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport  (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

FAA: JFK-Bound Flight Evacuated In Puerto Rico Due To Engine Fire

Puerto Rico airport official Rolando Padua says in a press statement that the 186 passengers aboard were evacuated after the pilot halted the aircraft before it could take off.

08/09/2014

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg talks to reports before flying to Israel. The former mayor insists that flying to Israel is safe despite recent rocket attacks. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ex-Mayor Bloomberg Flies To Israel On El Al Despite Ban By U.S. Carriers

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg flew off to Tel Aviv on the Israeli airline El Al Tuesday, as he claimed flying to Israel remains safe even though U.S. and European carriers have halted flights there.

07/22/2014

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Uncovered: The Best Time To Buy The Cheapest Plane Ticket

A recent study pinpoints the best time to buy the cheapest airline tickets. Read on for tips on booking your next vacation on a budget.

03/05/2014

Light Rail sign "sorry for delays" (Billie Rama/CBSNewYork.com)

Storm Related Traffic & Transit Service Changes, Delays

Here’s a look at transit- and traffic-related changes related to the snow & Ice storm:

02/05/2014

Passengers a the JetBlue terminal at Kennedy International Airport January 6, 2014 in New York. (credit STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Delays Linger As Air Travel Warms Back Up

The airline stopped operations entirely on Monday at Newark, John F. Kennedy International and LaGuardia airports and at Boston’s Logan International Airport at 5 p.m.

01/07/2014

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Loud Cellphone Talkers Next Bane Of Air Travelers?

The Federal Communications Commission is considering lifting its longtime prohibition on making cell phone calls on airplanes, saying it is time “to review our outdated and restrictive rules.”

11/22/2013

Spirit Airlines passengers wait out long delays in Miami. (Credit CBS 2)

Voluntary Inspections Make Long Night For Spirit Airlines Passengers In Miami

It was a long night for Spirit Airlines passengers in Miami. Hundreds of them were stranded after voluntary engine inspections grounded flights and delayed take-offs.

10/24/2013

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Computer Glitch Snags Southwest Airlines Flights

Southwest Airlines canceled several flights Saturday morning, after a computer glitch grounded the entire fleet overnight.

06/22/2013

Passenger headed for the terminal at JFK Airport (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Robbed In Flight, Is Your Carry-On Luggage At Risk?

Imagine opening the overhead bin after a long flight and finding out that your carry-on bag is gone.

05/13/2013

JFK International Airport

Planes Collide On The Ground At JFK

Two planes collided on the ground early Saturday at John F. Kennedy International Airport, forcing 155 passengers to disembark.

03/09/2013

Newark Airport Parking Lot (Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Limited Flights Resume At JFK, LaGuardia And Newark Airports

Local airports started to see some activity Saturday morning after a blizzard forced airlines to cancel thousands of flights.

02/09/2013

Thousands of flights to the East Coast were canceled as a potentially historic blizzard is set to dump up to three feet of snow in the Northeast from New York City to Boston.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Call Your Carrier: Closing In On 5,000 Flights Canceled At Northeast Airports

The Port Authority is hoping to resume service at the airports by 3 p.m. Saturday.

02/08/2013

Southwest jet

Feds: Grounding Southwest Boeing 737s Likely Just The Beginning

On Monday, Southwest revealed that inspectors found cracks in three more of its planes — similar to the ones suspected in the fuselage tear on one of its jets on Friday.

04/04/2011

JetBlue Says Storm Cost About $30M In Lost Revenue

The airline canceled 1,400 flights in a span of five days before, during and after the blizzard. It normally runs 600 flights per day.

01/18/2011

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AC Airport Saw Record Traffic Numbers In ’10

More than 1.4 million passengers flew in or out of the airport last year, an 8 percent increase over the previous high set in 2007. It’s a 31 percent increase in scheduled service over 2009.

01/18/2011

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