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Holiday travelers at LaGuardia Airport. (Credit: CBS2)

Travelers Brave Crowded Airports, Roads Following Thanksgiving Weekend Trips

It all went smoothly for many air travelers on Sunday — a nice change of pace after a winter storm caused headaches for many ahead of Thanksgiving on Wednesday.

11/30/2014

The Transportation Security Administration said it confiscated this handgun from a 94-year-old man at LaGuardia Airport on Wednesday, Nov. 25. (Credit: TSA)

TSA: Man, 94, Caught With Gun At LaGuardia Checkpoint

Transportation Security Administration officers confiscated a gun Wednesday from a 94-year-old man set to board a plane at LaGuardia Airport.

11/26/2014

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3 Passengers Examined After Food Service Cart Dislodges During Air Canada Landing At LaGuardia

The incident took place at around 10:45 a.m. Tuesday morning.

10/21/2014

Vice President Joe Biden and Gov. Andrew Cuomo announce plans to improve New York City's airports. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Vice President Biden, Gov. Cuomo Push To Revitalize NY’s Airports

Biden joined Cuomo on Monday as the governor announced a design competition to modernize and improve John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia Airports, bringing them up to 21st Century standards.

10/20/2014

JFK Port Authority Hi-Risk Ebola Kit (PAPD)

Port Authority, NYPD Taking Steps To Protect Officers From Ebola

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the NYPD are taking steps to protect officers from potential exposure to Ebola.

10/15/2014

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No Injuries After US Airways Flight Out Of LaGuardia Makes Emergency Landing

It was a terrifying sight for people on a flight that began at LaGuardia Airport on Saturday after oxygen masks released from overhead during the plane’s decent.

10/12/2014

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US Airways Flight Out Of LaGuardia Makes Emergency Landing; No Injuries Reported

A US Airways spokesman says a flight from New York’s LaGuardia Airport safely made an emergency landing at its scheduled destination in Charlotte.

10/11/2014

Airplane cabin cleaners set up pickets outside a LaGuardia Airport terminal over health and safety issues. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Plane Cabin Cleaners At LaGuardia Airport Strike Over Health, Safety Issues; Cite Ebola Concerns

About 200 Air Serv workers who support domestic flights at Terminal D began a 24-hour strike on Wednesday night.

10/09/2014

The Port Authority has said it will implement a program to trap and move the owls away from area airports. (Credit: CBS 2)

Federal Judge Tosses Suit Over Owl Killings At NYC Airports

A federal judge has tossed an animal-advocacy group’s lawsuit over the now-halted practice of shooting snowy owls near runways at the New York City area’s major airports.

10/04/2014

United Airlines Departures

FAA To Review Protocol As Air Traffic Problems Continue Days After Chicago Area Fire

Air travel through Chicago and around the country was still impacted Monday, three days after the suicide attempt that sparked a fire at a Federal Aviation Administration air traffic control center in the western Chicago suburb of Aurora.

09/29/2014

Flights canceled at LaGuardia Airport following fire at air traffic center in Chicago suburb on Sept. 26, 214. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Air Travel In & Out Of Chicago Still Limping Along Following Fire

As of Saturday morning, more than 200 flights have been canceled out of Chicago. There have only been a few cancellations reported at LaGuardia and JFK airports.

09/27/2014

Flights canceled at LaGuardia Airport following fire at air traffic center in Chicago suburb on Sept. 26, 214. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Bizarre Suicide Attempt By Disgruntled FAA Employee In Chicago Disrupts Flights At LaGuardia, Other Cities

Flights have begun taking off and landing again at Chicago’s two airports after a fire at a suburban air traffic control center forced hundreds of cancellations.

09/26/2014

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Southwest Flight From Chicago Midway To LaGuardia Makes Emergency Landing

A Southwest Airlines flight form LaGuardia Airport to Chicago made an emergency landing Tuesday after an engine warning light came on in the cockpit, an airline spokeswoman said.

09/16/2014

Donna Gold of Long Island made it onto a flight from Atlanta to New York, despite having the wrong boarding pass. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Woman Makes It Onto Flight With Wrong Boarding Pass

Even after three security checks, a woman from Long Island was somehow able to get onto a plane at LaGuardia Airport with the wrong boarding pass.

09/15/2014

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

Queens Residents Fed Up With Noise Following Change In Flight Patterns At JFK, LaGuardia

Residents who live near LaGuardia Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport say flight patterns instituted several years ago have upped the noise level to unbearable levels.

09/14/2014

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