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Plane Bound For LAX Has To Turn Back To NY After Experiencing ‘Temperature’ Issue

Flight 623 departed New York’s JFK International Airport (JFK) for Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) at 10:37 p.m.

02/08/2015

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United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Ontario

A United Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Ontario minutes after departing from LAX.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/29/2015

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Dozens Of Flights Canceled At LAX Due To East Coast Storm

More than 70 flights were canceled Monday at Los Angeles International Airport due to a powerful winter storm battering the East Coast.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/26/2015

Donovan George and Alex Van (and their dogs Ollie & Winnie) are being called heroes after saving a man's life Friday on a Houston-bound flight. (credit: Orange County Fire Authority)

2 Orange County Paramedics Hailed As Heroes For Saving A Man In Flight

The paramedics — namely Donovan George and Alex Van — sprang into action when a 70-something male passenger passed out and stopped breathing.

01/23/2015

EDWARDS< CALIF - NASA Project Manager Mark Skoog, chief engineer of the Auto-GCAS project, shares a simulated display of the Ground Collision Avoidance System with attendees of the FlyNASA Social at Armstrong Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base, California. (credit: Matt Kamlet)

NASA’s Innovative Ground Collision Avoidance System Could Save Hundreds Every Year

Most air travelers don’t know it, but NASA is with you when you fly.

11/21/2014

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Passengers Say Bathroom Breakdown Caused Virgin Australia Flight To Turn Back

Some passengers on-board a transpacific flight from Los Angeles International Airport to Sydney say they endured a bathroom breakdown this weekend.

11/04/2014

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LAX Flight Grounded After Passenger Discovers ‘Al Quida’ Wi-Fi Hotspot

A cross-Atlantic flight was grounded over a poorly-named Wi-Fi hotspot.

10/27/2014

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Officials: ‘No Expectation Of Ebola’ Found At Chula Vista College Campus

San Diego college officials Thursday said there was no threat or indication that a student had Ebola after a portion of the school was cordoned off.

10/16/2014

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Virgin America Flight Bound For LAX Makes Emergency Landing In Omaha

A Virgin America flight bound from Boston to Los Angeles was diverted Monday morning after a mid-air scare.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/22/2014

An emergency slide inadvertently opened inside a plane headed to John Wayne Sunday evening. (credit: KWCH.com)

Plane Headed To John Wayne Airport Diverted To Wichita After Emergency Slide Opens Inside Plane

The plane, with 100 passengers on board, left Chicago at 8:36 p.m.

06/29/2014

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Report: Amy Adams Gives Soldier Her First-Class Seat On Flight To LAX

Actress Amy Adams reportedly gave her first-class seat on a plane to a U.S. soldier earlier this week.

CBS Los Angeles–06/27/2014

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Simi Valley Company First To Get FAA Approval For Commercial Drone Flights Over Land

The FAA has granted a Southern California company the first permission for commercial drone flights over land.

06/13/2014

AIRPORT

Passengers Describe Scary Ordeal As Plane Makes Emergency Landing At LAX

A United Airlines 757 returned to Los Angeles International Airport after departing on Saturday possibly due to a mechanical issue.

05/10/2014

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Some Scientists Believe Air Turbulence Will Get Worse Over Next Few Years

Some scientists believe air turbulence will get worse over the next few years.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2014

AIRPORT

Korean Air A380 Hits 2 Light Poles At LAX

The Korean Air flight arrived from Seoul on Wednesday afternoon with 384 people aboard and an airport operations vehicle misguided the jet, which caused the incident, said airline spokeswoman Penny Pfaelzer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2014

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