Rochester Airport To Be Renamed For Abolitionist Frederick DouglassDouglass, who escaped slavery, lived in Rochester for more than two decades and was buried in the city's historic Mount Hope Cemetery after his death in 1895.
Schumer Calls On FAA To Complete Overdue Airline Legroom StudySchumer worries that without federal action, airlines could shrink seating even more and create safety issues.
FAA Tests Airplane Seat Size Safety For First Time, But Some Critics Call Experiments 'A Sham'As airlines reduce seat sizes and pack more people onto planes, the Federal Aviation Administration has started tests aimed at setting a minimum standard for seats and the space between rows to ensure safety.
New Problem Discovered With Boeing 737 Planes, Cracks Found In Parts Leading To WingsThe cracking was found in the plane's pickle forks -- which attach the body of the aircraft to its wings.
New York, New Jersey Airports To Receive $55.8M In Federal GrantsThe Federal Aviation Administration announced Monday it's awarding a total of $986 million to 354 airports.
FAA investigating Drone Scare That Grounded Flights At Newark AirportSources tell CBS2 those responsible could face charges and up to $15,000 in fines.
Drone Sightings, Near-Miss With Plane Spark Delays At Newark AirportThe sources say the drones were were seen flying at 3,500 feet over Teterboro Airport, less than 20 miles from Newark Airport.
FAA: Green Laser Pointed At ExpressJet Flight Coming In To LaGuardia AirportThe crew of an ExpressJet flight from Charlotte, North Carolina reported seeing a green laser around 7:45 p.m. Monday about 12 miles northeast of the Queens airport.
FAA: Single-Engine Plane Crashes Into Ocean Near Atlantic CityIt is unclear how many people were aboard the plane.
Drone Spotted In Path Of Planes At Newark Liberty International AirportAnother drone was reported Sunday in the path of several flights at a Tri-State Area airport.
Possible Drone Spotted By Crew Of Plane Landing At JFKA Delta Airlines crew spotted a possible drone Friday afternoon while landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport.