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A pilot was left with moderate injuries after crashing his single-engine plane in Rancho Cucamonga Friday evening. (credit: CBS)

Single-Engine Plane Crashes In Rancho Cucamonga

The pilot had moderate injuries, officials said.

07/18/2014

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NTSB: Firefighter Pilot Made Low Pass Over Friends Before Fatal Crash That Killed 2

Brian Lee, 47, was killed along with an 8-year-old passenger.

06/29/2014

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Pilot Killed In Fighter Jet Crash Is Identified

The military pilot killed in a fighter jet crash during a training exercise in Nevada has been identified as Marine Capt. Reid Nannen.

03/09/2014

Fourth-grade Gates Elementary student Luz was overcome with emotion upon seeing her dad, David Duran Sr., after his surprise homecoming. (Photo credit: Megan Goldsby/KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO)

Army Pilot Surprises Son, Daughters In Emotional Reunion At LA Schools

When David Duran Jr. was called out of his class to the principal’s office, he likely never dreamed it was for a reunion he won’t soon forget.

02/14/2014

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FBI Highlights Risks Posed By Laser Strikes Targeting Aircraft

Local and federal law enforcement agencies Tuesday offered up to $10,000 in reward money for information on anyone who aims a laser pointer at the cockpits of incoming airliners.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2014

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Garcetti Takes Latest Step To Keep TV Pilots In LA

Mayor Eric Garcetti signed an ordinance Friday that waives city fees for filming TV pilots in Los Angeles.

10/25/2013

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LA Waives Fees For TV Pilots In Runaway Production Fight

The city of Los Angeles is ready to sacrifice revenue in order to keep Hollywood at home.

02/27/2013

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Alaska Airlines Pilot Passes Out During Flight From LAX

An Alaska Airlines flight from Los Angeles International Airport was diverted to Portland International Airport Thursday night after the flight captain passed out mid-flight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/01/2013

An Alaska Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing when the pilot passed out. (credit: CBS)

Pilot Loses Consciousness, Forces Emergency Landing

Authorities say the pilot of a Seattle-bound flight lost consciousness Thursday evening, which forced the Boeing 737 to make an emergency landing in Portland.

02/01/2013

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93-Year-Old Pilot, WWII Hero Goes Down Under For Top Honor

John Wells, a 93-year-old World War II pilot, recently returned to Australia for a plaque dedication in honor of the 22nd Bomb Group.

10/05/2012

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Police: Coroner’s Report Shows Alaska Airlines Pilot’s Death Was Not Suspicious

An autopsy conducted on the Alaska Airlines pilot who was found dead on the side of Interstate 5 earlier this week initially shows his death was not suspicious in nature, according to the Burbank Police Department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/04/2012

Instagram taken at the scene of the crash near Whiteman Airport. (credit: Kristine Lazar/CBS)

Single-Engine Plane Crashes Near Whiteman Airport Injuring 2

A fixed wing, single-engine plane crashed in Pacoima near Whiteman Airport Saturday narrowly missing several people on the ground.

08/25/2012

Mike Miller, 51, of Lake Forest was arrested on suspicion of pointing a laser at a Sheriff's Department helicopter. (credit: Orange County Sheriff’s Department)

OC Man Accused Of Aiming Laser At Sheriff’s Department Helicopter

A 51-year-old man was arrested early Friday morning after authorities say he aimed a laser at a Orange County Sheriff’s Department helicopter.

08/17/2012

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Hemet Pilot Accused Of Flying Illegal Immigrants From Mexico Border Into SoCal

A Riverside County man is accused of flying Mexican migrants from the Imperial Valley to Hemet and other locations.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/25/2012

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‘Concerned Citizen’: OC Sheriff’s Helicopter Pilot Took Girlfriend On Joyride

A county supervisor said there’s no evidence to support the charges that a sheriff’s department pilot took a taxpayer-funded flight with his girlfriend.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/11/2011

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