LaGuardia Airport

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

(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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

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

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