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Man Admits To Groping Woman Aboard Newark-Bound Flight

Federal prosecutors in New Jersey say a Louisiana man has admitted that he sexually touched a sleeping woman aboard a cross-country flight.

09/10/2014

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Fight Over Reclining Seat Causes Newark-To-Denver United Flight To Be Diverted

The fight started on a United Airlines flight because one passenger was using the Knee Defender, a $21.95 gadget that attaches to a passenger’s tray table and prevents the person in front of them from reclining.

08/26/2014

U.S. carriers at Ben Gurion Airport outside Tel Aviv. (Credit: CBS 2)

United Airlines 1st US Carrier To Resume Flights To Israel After FAA Lifts Ban

United Airlines will be the first U.S. carrier to resume flights to Israel after a two-day hiatus caused by combat in the Gaza Strip.

07/24/2014

People stand in the Delta Airlines terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport July 22, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Has Strong Words For FAA Amid Ban On U.S. Flights To Israel

In a statement Wednesday, the FAA said it is “working closely with the Government of Israel” to review new information they have provided and to determine whether safety concerns have been resolved.

07/23/2014

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NTSB: 2 Planes Almost Collided Over Newark Liberty International Airport

Two airborne planes almost collided over Newark Liberty International Airport last month, according to a preliminary federal report.

05/19/2014

Dan and Brandon Marble have visited all three of the area's major airports in their quest to fly back to Seattle. (Credit CBS 2)

For Seahawks Fans Stranded In New York, Getting Home Will Be A Big Win

Many of the Seahawks and Broncos fans who came to the Tri-State area for the Super Bowl have been stuck here since the first storm of the week landed right after the big game.

02/05/2014

Heavy Turbulence Sends United Plane Back To Newark Airport (CBS 2)

Heavy Turbulence Sends Flight Back To Newark Airport; 5 Flight Attendants Injured

Five flight attendants were injured Thursday when a flight headed for Beijing had to return to Newark Liberty International Airport due to heavy turbulence.

01/16/2014

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Tips For Traveling Over Thanksgiving Weekend

The following are five tips for traveling during Thanksgiving weekend that will make your life easier.

11/12/2013

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Police: Newark Liberty Airport Incident Blown Out Of Proportion

Responding police officers took the employee into custody. He has since been released.

09/18/2013

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Plane Headed To Germany Returns To Newark Airport

A United Airlines flight bound for Germany made a U-turn to Newark Liberty International Airport Friday night.

08/17/2013

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North Bergen Man Convicted Of Sexual Assault Of Fellow Passenger On Newark-Bound Flight

Aksal was handcuffed and detained by U.S. Marshals after Judge Jose Linares granted the government’s request to hold him as a flight risk, The Jersey Journal reported.

07/19/2013

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Judge To Rule On Whether Airlines Are Liable In 9/11 Attacks

A federal judge will decide whether the owners of the World Trade Center can try to make several airlines and other aviation defendants pay billions of dollars in damages from the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.

07/13/2013

A passenger is escorted off a United Airlines flight from Hong Kong to Newark on June 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Who Ranted About Poison, CIA On Plane Had Worked For State Department

A man who went on a rant about national security on a flight from Hong Kong to Newark-Liberty International Airport Monday once worked for the U.S. State Department.

06/18/2013

A passenger is escorted off a United Airlines flight from Hong Kong to Newark on June 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Ranting About Poison, CIA Aboard Hong Kong-To-Newark Flight In Custody

He’s an American believed to be in his 30s, and claimed his name is Daniel Morgan Perry, during an anti-government rant recorded on a cell phone about nine hours into the 16-hour flight.

06/17/2013

Sen. Charles Schumer (file / credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Sen Schumer Calls On Airlines To Reverse Flight Change Fee Increases

“I am asking, really demanding that Delta, American, U.S. Air, and United Airlines put the brakes on these out of control change of flight fees,” he said.

05/19/2013

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