TSA Doubles Fines For Passengers Who Refuse To Wear Face Masks On PlanesThe federal mask mandate, which was implemented on Feb. 2, remains in effect until Jan. 18, 2022. The new range of penalties, which take effect Friday, will be $500 to $1,000 for a first offense, and $1,000 to $3,000 for second offenders.
FAA Awards $9.9M Grant To Provide Sound Insulation For Homes Near LAXA new multi-million dollar grant will go toward providing sound insulation for residents impacted by noise from Los Angeles International Airport.
FAA Proposes Fine Of Over $10,000 For Unruly Passenger On Flight To LAThe Federal Aviation Administration has proposed a $10,300 fine against an unruly passenger on a Feb. 3 flight from Boise to Los Angeles, it was announced Monday.
FAA Seeing Increase In Violence Aboard Flights, Will Crack DownThe violence appears to have been sparked by both the coronavirus guidelines and the heightened political tension.
'Someone In A Jet Pack' Spotted By Pilots Above LAX; Second Such Incident In Two MonthsA person flying in a jet pack was spotted Wednesday above Los Angeles International Airport, officials said.
New Bill Would Require Helicopters to Have Black Boxes, Terrain Awareness Systems After Crash That Killed Kobe BryantCalifornia Senator Dianne Feinstein and Congressman Brad Sherman of Sherman Oaks together introduced the Helicopter Safety Act Thursday. The law would require the FAA to strengthen federal standards for helicopters in the wake of the tragic crash.
FAA Says Flights Out Of Burbank Have Shifted South, No Explanation OfferedAfter a series of meetings with valley residents frustrated about loud noise from the Hollywood Burbank Airport, the Federal Aviation Administration says planes have been flying further south in recent years.
LA Sues FAA Over Airplane Noise Complaints In West Adams, Mid-CityThe city of Los Angeles has filed a lawsuit against the Federal Aviation Administration over airplane noise.
FAA Plans To Study Flight Plan Changes At Hollywood Burbank AirportThe Federal Aviation Administration announced Monday that it will order an environmental assessment of proposed departure procedure changes at Hollywood Burbank Airport to address noise concerns and complaints of some residents.
President Trump Orders Max 737 8 Planes Grounded IndefinitelyTwo deadly plane crashes -- just months apart -- had travelers worried. The planes are now parked around the world.
Southwest Gets Warning From FAA To Repair Relationship With People Who Fix Their PlanesThe FAA maintains the fighting -- bitter and very public -- could be bad news for passenger safety.
Complaints Get Louder Over Increase In Van Nuys Airport NoiseLA City Council transportation committee voted to ask the FAA to conduct a noise study at the airport after a significant increase in complaints from the community.
LaGuardia Airport Flights Delayed Due To Air Traffic Control Staffing ShortagesDue to staffing issues at two FAA facilities a ground stop was issued for LaGuardia airport.
'I Would Like To Apologize': Sea-Tac Employee Who Stole, Crashed Plane Confessed To Air Traffic ControllersSea-Tac Airport tweeted a plane had been stolen and crashed by an employee Friday evening.
FAA Widens Inspection Of Engines After Southwest AccidentFederal regulators are expanding an emergency order for airlines to inspect fan blades in the engines of Boeing 737 jets for cracks that indicate wear and tear.