Governor Jerry Brown welcomed Boeing's new 787 Dreamliner to California on Wednesday, saying the cutting-edge airliner — which employs 20,000 Californians — symbolizes the state's innovation and creativity. (credit: Matt Hartman/Shorealone Films)

Gov. Brown Welcomes Fuel-Efficient Boeing Dreamliner To Long Beach

The 787 Dreamliner made its first stop in California on a worldwide tour showcasing the cutting-edge aircraft.

CBS Los Angeles–03/14/2012

Kimberly Rogers of Compton is accused of shining a laser point at an airliner and sheriff's helicopter. (credit: LA Sheriff's Dept.)

Compton Woman Accused Of Shining Laser At Airliner, Sheriff’s Copter

A 27-year-old Compton woman was behind bars Sunday on suspicion of shining a laser pointer at an airliner and sheriff’s helicopter.



FAA Warns Airplane Batteries May Ignite Mid-Flight

Officials say jet airliners may be at risk over lithium batteries that are sensitive to heat and could pose an in-flight threat.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/08/2010