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L.I. Teen, Date Make Grand Entrance For Prom In Helicopter

Most teenagers take a limo to their prom, but a Long Island student upped the ante this week when he and his date arrived by helicopter.

06/11/2015

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Lawsuit Claims East Hampton’s Airport Noise Curfews Are Unconstitutional

A group representing helicopter operators has filed a lawsuit claiming new laws restricting flights at East Hampton’s town airport are unconstitutional.

04/22/2015

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Town Meeting On Hamptons Airport Noise Postponed Due To Winter Storm

Town officials say the meeting, which was scheduled for Thursday afternoon, will be held on March 12.

03/05/2015

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Company To Launch Helicopter Service To JFK, Newark Airports

Why sit in traffic on your way to the airport when you can just fly over it?

01/20/2015

FILE -- A NYPD helicopter is seen on Nov. 3, 2013 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Laser Pointed At NYPD Helicopter Near Pratt Institute

Someone pointed a laser toward an NYPD aircraft near Pratt Institute in Brooklyn Thursday night, police sources told CBS2.

10/30/2014

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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

A laser pointer confiscated from a suspect who allegedly shined it at an NYPD helicopter in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

NYPD Helicopter Pilot Tracks Down Suspect Who Allegedly Pointed Laser In Queens

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.

09/30/2014

FILE -- A NYPD helicopter is seen on Nov. 3, 2013 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Police: NYPD Helicopter Has Near Miss With Drone Over Brooklyn

The chopper was helping to search for a missing person when police said the drone came within 50 feet of the aircraft.

09/18/2014

A helicopter in the sky (file / credit: CBSNewYork)

Helicopter Pilot Avoids Homes Upon Making Emergency Landing In N.J.

A pilot managed to steer a failing helicopter away from homes Monday upon making an emergency landing in Cape May County, New Jersey.

08/25/2014

Reggie Wayne #87 of the Indianapolis Colts. (credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Reggie Wayne’s 4 Most Ridiculous Colts Training Camp Entrances

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has earned a reputation for his flashy training camp arrivals and this year was no different. In keeping with tradition, Wayne stepped up his training camp arrival game.

07/24/2014

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Helicopter Crashes At Westchester County Airport

A helicopter went down Saturday morning as its pilot tried to land at the Westchester County Airport.

12/28/2013

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Keep An Eye On The Sky For Low-Flying Helicopter In Lower Manhattan

The New York Police Department says a film production company is using a helicopter in lower Manhattan Wednesday.

11/20/2013

John Aldridge (Photo: Facebook)

Fisherman Rescued By U.S. Coast Guard After 8-Hour Search

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a missing fisherman Wednesday afternoon, about 43 miles off the coast of Long Island.

07/24/2013

A tourist helicopter is pulled from the Hudson River after making a splash landing following an engine malfunction on Sunday, June 30, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Exclusive: Helicopter Pilot Calls Hudson Splash-Landing ‘Best-Case Scenario’

Deputy Fire Chief Thomas McKavanaugh said the helicopter had taken off from the Wall Street Heliport and lost power after 12 minutes in the air.

07/01/2013

FDNY Marine Units respond to helicopter down in the Hudson River. (credit: FDNY Twitter)

Helicopter Splash Landing Compared To ‘Miracle On The Hudson’

Shortly after takeoff, the helicopter landed upright in the water near 79th Street around noon and was drifting south. A family of four Swedish tourists and the pilot were rescued, as the chopper was safely towed to shore.

06/30/2013

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