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American Eagle flight 3340 was evacuated on the runway at LaGuardia Airport on July 30, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Envoy Air Plane Evacuated On LaGuardia Runway Due To Smoke In Cockpit

Flight 3340 had just taken off and was bound for Knoxville, Tenn. when the plane’s pilots reported smoke in the cockpit, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

07/30/2014

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

Flight From LaGuardia Headed For Dayton Lands At JFK Due To Tire Problem

A Delta Airlines flight headed to Dayton, Ohio made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport late Monday.

07/29/2014

U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel and Democratic primary opponent state Sen. Adriano Espaillat. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images; Marla Diamond, WCBS 880)

Espaillat Concedes To Rangel In Tight Primary Race

State Sen. Adriano Espaillat said Thursday that he called Rep. Charles Rangel to offer his congratulations.

06/26/2014

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

Port Authority Approves Free Wi-Fi Deal For Airport Travelers

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has approved a new deal with Boingo Wireless that will give travelers up to 30 minutes of free internet access at the New York City area’s major airports.

06/25/2014

Money (credit: ClipArt)

Manhattan Man Files Lawsuit Against City, Others For $2 Undecillion

The suit involves a series of events, including allegedly being bitten by a rabid dog on a city bus and a couple taking unauthorized photos of him while being treated at a local hospital.

05/20/2014

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Plane Returns To LaGuardia After Bird Strike Takes Out Engine

A plane landed safely at LaGuardia Airport Friday evening, after a bird strike took out one of its engines.

05/09/2014

Unruly Plane Passenger

CBS 2 Exclusive: Man Recalls Taking Down Raving Passenger On Flight To LaGuardia

Passengers were terrified on a plane heading to New York this past Monday night, when a passenger went wild and became violent and disruptive.

05/08/2014

JFK And LaGuardia Airports

State Senator Worries Airports Are Maximizing Traffic At Expense Of Safety

In the country’s most complicated airspace, allocating runways at JFK and at LaGuardia Airport is like piecing together a puzzle.

04/15/2014

JFK Emergency Landing

FAA Investigating After Delta Jet Makes Emergency Landing At JFK

Delta Flight 886 went off the runway and into a grassy area after making the emergency landing around 9 p.m. Wednesday.

04/03/2014

JFK Emergency Landing

Plane Ends Up On Grass In Emergency Landing At JFK

A plane made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport Wednesday evening and ended up on the grass, after the pilot ran into a problem with the hydraulic system.

04/02/2014

What a pilot sees when someone on the ground shines a laser into the cockpit. (Photo: CBS 2)

FBI Offers Reward In Laser Incident That Injured Delta Pilot In New York

According to FBI officials in New York, Delta Flight #1102 was on a landing approach to LaGuardia Airport just before 8 p.m. on Tuesday when the pilot reported a green laser beam that entered the cockpit twice.

03/28/2014

Newark Liberty International Airport (file/credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Newark Airport Workers Expected To Get Higher Minimum Wage

In January, Port Authority executive director Pat Foye wrote to four airlines demanding their contractors give raises to workers at JFK and LaGuardia and phase in a minimum wage of $10.10.

03/20/2014

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Passengers Trapped On Tarmac After Fuel Truck Hits Police Cruiser At LaGuardia

Hundreds of passengers were reportedly trapped on the tarmac at LaGuardia Airport on Monday night.

02/17/2014

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden: You’d Think LaGuardia Was In Some Third World Country

The vice president used the airport to highlight the need for greater investments into infrastructure nationwide.

02/06/2014

Passengers return to Terminal C following a partial evacuation at LaGuardia Airport on Feb. 4, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

LaGuardia Terminal Cleared After Smoking Package Prompts Evacuation

Part of Terminal C at LaGuardia Airport was evacuated as a precaution Tuesday as authorities investigated a report of smoke coming from a package.

02/04/2014

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