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First Responders To LaGuardia Plane Skid Say Training Kicked In Immediately

For the first time, we’re hearing from the elite team of first responders who helped evacuate a plane that skidded of the runway at LaGuardia International Airport Thursday.

03/06/2015

Chihuahua found in luggage at LaGuardia airport. (credit: TSA Handout)

TSA Agents Surprised By Chihuahua In Suitcase At LaGuardia

A dog determined to go with his owner on a trip gave Transportation Security Administration agents a big surprise at LaGuardia Airport this week.

03/06/2015

A Delta Airlines plane is moved several hours after it veered off the runway at LaGuardia Airport on Thursday, March 5. (Credit: CBS2)

Investigators Looking For Cause Of Delta Accident At LaGuardia Airport

The plane was removed and taken to a hanger Friday after crews spent much of the night using massive cranes to lift the 140,000-pound MD-88 aircraft, the Port Authority said.

03/06/2015

Passengers deplane after a plane skidded off the runway at LaGuardia Airport on March 5, 2015. (credit: Larry Donnell/Instagram)

Passengers React After Plane Skids Off LaGuardia Airport Runway

Passengers are recalling the tense moments aboard Delta Flight 1086 as it skidded and crashed through a fence during landing at LaGuardia Airport Thursday morning.

03/05/2015

Delta Flight 1086 skidded off the runway at LaGuardia airport on March 5, 2015. (credit: Christian Prenzler via Twitter)

Plane Skids Off Runway At LaGuardia Airport, Crashes Through Fence

Officials were investigating to find out exactly what happened late Thursday, after a Delta Airlines flight skidded and crashed through a fence as it landed at LaGuardia Airport.

03/05/2015

Many passengers were stranded at LaGuardia Airport after a plane skidded off the runway March 5, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Stranded LaGuardia Passengers Take Delays, Cancellations In Stride

The flight status board was filled with cancellations. Most travelers left the airport for the night, and those toughing it out were too tired to be angry.

03/05/2015

Passengers deplane after a plane skidded off the runway at LaGuardia Airport on March 5, 2015. (credit: Larry Donnell/Instagram)

Giants TE Larry Donnell On Plane That Skidded Off Runway At LaGuardia

The 26-year-old tight end, who was reportedly on his way to sign a tender to return to Big Blue, posted a photo and video of the scene to his Instagram page.

03/05/2015

Airplane (file/credit:Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Fed Up With The Cold Jump On Planes Headed For Warmer Locales

The cold weather has really gotten to some people. In upstate New York, Ithaca’s visitors bureau temporarily told tourists to stay away.

02/17/2015

The international arrivals terminal is viewed at John F. Kennedy Airport. (credited: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Port Authority Airports Set New Passenger Record

The agency announced Wednesday that preliminary data shows an estimated 117.1 million passengers used JFK, Newark Liberty, LaGuardia, Stewart and Atlantic City airports during 2014.

01/28/2015

A worker sprays de-icing fluid on a plane at LaGuardia Airport on Jan. 26, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Airlines Cancel Thousands Of Flights As Massive Snowstorm Hits East Coast

Airlines canceled thousands of flights into and out of East Coast airports as a major snowstorm packing up to 2 or more feet of snow barrels down on the region.

01/26/2015

Sen. Charles Schumer said funding for airport runway lights to prevent accidents was approved seven years. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Schumer: Runway Lighting Technology At Area Airports Stalled Before Takeoff

The system uses red lights embedded in the runway to warn pilots of another plane. The lights have already been installed at nine airports around the nation out of 17 that are eligible.

01/25/2015

LaGuarida Airport (credit:  Andrew Theodorakis/Getty Images)

LaGuardia Travelers Back Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Rail Link Plan

LaGuardia is one of just a few airports in major American cities not served by some sort of rail service.

01/25/2015

Gov. Andrew Cuomo previews his 2015 infrastructure and transportation agenda at a breakfast meeting of the Association for a Better at the New York Grand Hyatt. (credit: Kevin P. Coughlin/Office of the Governor)

Cuomo Pitches AirTrain For LaGuardia Airport, Ambitious Transit Upgrades

Cuomo spoke Tuesday to the business group Association for a Better New York in Manhattan. He offered a preview of his annual State of the State address scheduled for Wednesday.

01/20/2015

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Service Dogs-In-Training Take Test Run At LaGuardia Airport

Future service dogs and their handlers got a training session at LaGuardia Airport Saturday.

01/17/2015

Travelers at LaGuardia Airport on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

FAA Probes Employee Who Allegedly Flew From Atlanta To LaGuardia With Gun In Carry-On

An employee of the Federal Aviation Administration was arrested at LaGuardia Airport this week after he flew from Atlanta to New York with a gun in a carry-on, authorities told CBS News Friday.

01/16/2015

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