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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

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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

This handout Satellite image made available by the AMSA (Australian Maritime Safety Authority) shows a map  of the areas searched between March 18 and March 20, 2014 for missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370. Two objects possibly connected to the search for the passenger liner, missing for nearly two weeks after disappearing on a flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Beijing, have been spotted in the southern Indian Ocean, according to published reports quoting Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott. (Photo by AMSA via Getty Images)

Possible Debris From Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Spotted

Four military search planes were dispatched Thursday to try to determine whether two large objects bobbing in a remote part of the Indian Ocean were part of a possible debris field from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight.

03/20/2014

U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornets  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

KCAL9 Reporter Goes ‘Top Gun’ For The Day As Member Of Blue Angels

Some of the world’s finest aircraft is set to take over the skies above the Antelope Valley this weekend.

03/19/2014

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Passengers Stranded Overnight After Qantas Jets Collide At LAX

A canceled flight left about 600 passengers stranded at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) overnight early Friday after two Qantas aircraft collided, airline officials said.

02/28/2014

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LAX To Oakland Flight Lands After Smoke Fills Cabin

A flight that originated from LAX was evacuated in Oakland Wednesday night after the plane’s cabin filled with smoke.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2014

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Lakewood Man Charged For Alleged Drunken Assault On Flight Attendant

A Southland man who allegedly assaulted a flight crew member on a weekend flight from the Philippines to Los Angeles faced Tuesday a federal charge of interfering with a flight crew.

02/25/2014

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9 Teens Become Ill On LAX-Bound Flight

Emergency crews Wednesday responded to LAX after nine teenagers became sick on a flight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/19/2014

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Midwest, Northeast Storm Continues To Impact Travel At LAX

A powerful winter storm affecting the Midwest and Northeast is continuing to cause travel headaches at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/06/2014

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No More Flight Cancellations Expected At LAX Due To Hercules

Officials Friday said they do not expect any additional flight cancellations at Los Angeles International Airport due to winter storm Hercules, which is wreaking havoc in the Northeast.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/03/2014

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LAX Expected To Be Busiest Airport Nationwide Over Thanksgiving Holiday

More than 2 million people are expected to travel through Los Angeles International Airport over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/27/2013

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Coachella Valley Rep. Raul Ruiz Aids Man After In-Flight Medical Emergency

Coachella Valley Congressman Raul Ruiz was hailed as a hero after he cared for a man who suffered a medical emergency while onboard a flight to Dallas early Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2013

Engineers say the Aeroscraft utilizes advanced airship technology which allows the blimp-like cargo vehicle to transport massive loads. (Photo courtesy Worldwide Aeros Corp.)

Tustin Firm Moves Closer To Flight Testing Blimp-Style Cargo Aircraft

An Orange County aerospace firm will soon begin flight tests for a new high-tech blimp-style aircraft designed to carry oversized cargo.

09/09/2013

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AA Flight Attendant Trainee Will Plead Guilty To Making Threat Against United Flight

A man who nearly became an American Airlines flight attendant has agreed to plead guilty to phoning in bomb threats against another airline.

08/21/2013

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