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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

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

An American Airlines jet flies over Queens on Sep 13, 2009. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Holder: AA-US Airways Merger May Change Airline Industry For The Better

The government has given the go-ahead for the merger between American Airlines and US Airways. It will create the world’s biggest airline.

11/12/2013

American Airlines planes on the tarmac (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

U.S. Sues To Block American Airlines, US Airways Merger; ‘Harms Consumers’

The government’s action threatens to quash a deal that would create the world’s largest airline by passenger miles.

08/13/2013

Newark Crash Landing

Plane Crash-Lands With No Gear At Newark Airport

It was a scary morning Saturday for passengers at Newark Liberty International Airport, as their plane made a crash landing.

05/18/2013

Doug Parker (L), Chairman and CEO of US Airways, and Thomas Horton, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of American Airlines speak during a news conference. (credit: Donna McWilliam/Getty Images

How Will Mega Merger Between American Airlines, US Airways Affect You?

The new company will keep the American name and it means that just four airlines will control 70 percent of the U.S. market thanks to mergers of the past few years.

02/14/2013

US Airways plane (file/photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

US Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Bradley International Airport

According to airport officials, flight 3518 to Pittsburgh took off from the airport in Windsor Locks around 11:30 a.m. but was forced to turn back 15 to 20 minutes later. A fire was reported in the plane’s auxiliary power unit.

01/14/2013

An American Airlines passenger waits for her luggage. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Passengers Vent Frustrations As Airlines Pocket $1.7 Billion In Baggage Fees

Not only did a new government report say passengers will have fewer options when it comes to airlines and flights from which to choose, it also found airlines are making record profits from baggage fees.

09/26/2012

Shell posted this photo on Facebook that said PHI to DFW -- at Philadelphia International Airport Us Airways Gate C23. (credit: Facebook)

Bad Breakup Leads To Stunning — And False — Bomb Scare On US Airways Flight

Everybody has rough breakups, but they don’t usually end with the FBI pulling you off of an airplane. That is unless you’re the unlucky man who tried to fly out of Philadelphia on Thursday.

09/06/2012

US Airways (file / credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Long Island To Washington Flights To Resume Sunday

More than a decade after 9/11 security fears forced the federal government to discontinue direct flights from Long Island’s MacArthur Airport to Washington, DC, the service is being restored.

03/23/2012

US Airways (file / credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Direct Flights From MacArthur Airport To Washington, DC Begin In March

Direct flights from MacArthur Airport on Long Island to Washington, D.C., will begin by the end of March for the first time in a decade.

01/03/2012

Delta Terminal at LaGuardia Airport - Queens, NY - Nov 9, 2010 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

Delta Adding More Flights To And From LaGuardia

Delta Air Lines Inc. is boosting its flying out of LaGuardia airport, adding routes that target American Airlines and put it in a better position to compete against United.

12/16/2011

Jersey City officers Paul Fennell (L), Robery Taino Jr. (R) (credit: Jersey City Police Department)

Jersey City Police Applauded For Response To Passenger’s Mid-Flight Freak Out

Officers Robert Taino, Jr. and Paul Fennell were able to tackle and restrain the man and got him under control with a pair of plastic handcuffs provided by the cabin crew.

10/20/2011

U.S. Airways plance (File photo/William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Flight From JFK Diverted To St. Louis

So far, there’s no word on what it was about three passengers that made the crew consider their behavior suspicious.

09/13/2011

Canada Geese (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Bird Problem Fears Grow Over Proposed Garbage Station Near LaGuardia Runway

It’s being viewed by many as a bird-brained idea from city and federal officials, putting a garbage transfer station right in the flight path of planes flying to and from LaGuardia Airport.

08/15/2011

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