Flight

(credit: Shutterstock)

American Airlines To Offer Nonstop Flights From LAX To Cuba

American Airlines plans to begin charter service from Los Angeles to Havana later this year.

08/18/2015

Astronaut Jerry Ross in suited portrait at Johnson Space Ctr.  (credit: Time Life Pictures/NASA/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)

Spaceflight Record Holder, Retired NASA Astronaut Jerry Ross Honored At Baseball Game

In the triple-digit heat, retired NASA astronaut Jerry Ross stood on the mound, waved to the crowd, and delivered a solid pitch to open the minor league ball game in his honor.

08/09/2015

(credit: NASA AFRC)

NASA’s Volcanic Ash Test Aims To Study Engine Health, Improve Aviation Safety

Matt Kamlet, CBS Los Angeles EDWARDS (CBSLA.com) — One of the more tragic aspects of a flight crash is the circumstantial fact that, sometimes, the pilot simply does not have control over the anomaly that […]

07/11/2015

(credit: CBS)

Plane Headed To Peru Returns To LAX After Crew Thought They Smelled Smoke

The 230 passengers were taken to an area hotel for the evening.

06/21/2015

(credit: CBS)

Woman In Wheelchair Sues Airline Alleging She Had To Crawl Up Stairs To Board Flight

A woman in a wheelchair is suing American Airlines claiming she was forced to crawl up stairs without help to get onto a plane bound for Los Angeles International Airport.

06/09/2015

(credit: NASATV)

NASA Test-Launches JPL’s ‘Flying Saucer’ Mars Lander

NASA hopes to learn much from Monday’s test launch of the vehicle they hope one day will land humans on Mars.

06/08/2015

(credit: Wathiq Khuzaie /Getty Images)

Camarillo Flight School To Train Chinese Pilots

A Southern California flight school is capitalizing on the strong demand for pilots in China.

05/27/2015

(CBS)

Hawaiian Airlines Flight Lands Safely After Reporting Mechanical Issue

Officials say an Airbus 330 passenger jet was inbound to Los Angeles International Airport after reporting a possible mechanical issue,

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/18/2015

(Photo credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Delta Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Los Angeles

Marshall Lowe, a spokesman for Los Angeles International Airport, said flight 1471A reported possible mechanical problems minutes after takeoff Sunday.

05/17/2015

(credit: Matt Kamlet, CBSLA)

NASA-Developed Electric Propulsion Tech To Increase Aviation Energy Efficiency By 500 Percent

In this potential “new age of aviation”, aircraft would be far less reliant on fossil fuels, while improving performance and greatly reducing noise.

05/16/2015

Louis Zamperini presents an award at the 2011 Golden Goggles at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on November 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Noel Vasquez/Getty Images for USA Swimming)

Son of ‘Unbroken’ Hero Louis Zamperini To Land At Flight Museum Aboard WWII Bomber

The son of World War II veteran and subject of the 2014 film “Unbroken” Louis Zamerini will arrive at the Western Museum of Flight on Monday on-board a replica of the aircraft his father piloted.

05/03/2015

(credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Alyssa Milano Tweets Outrage After Airport Confiscates Her Pumped Breast Milk

Actress Alyssa Milano was making waves on Twitter Thursday morning.

04/09/2015

This naughty little Chihuahua tried to stowaway on an LA-bound flight last week. (credit: TSA)

TSA Agents Find Stowaway Chihuahua Inside Checked Bag Headed To L.A.

TSA says the owner had no idea that her little dog had crawled in and curled up while she was packing for L.A.

03/08/2015

(credit: istockphoto.com)

Prosecutors: Conrad Hilton Agrees To Plead Guilty To Assault On Flight

Federal prosecutors in Los Angeles say Paris Hilton’s brother Conrad has agreed to plead guilty to assaulting flight attendants on a trip from London last year.

03/03/2015

more