Cal Fire: Drone Grounded Firefighting Aircraft Near Big Bear LakeFixed wing air craft had to be grounded Wednesday evening due to FAA regulations, after a drone was seen flying over the Onyx Summit area around 5:30 p.m., Cal Fire officials say.
KNX Report: LAX Security Beefed Up After Nationwide Threat To AirportsFor their part, LAX Police said they did not receive "a credible threat."
FAA Gives Amazon 'Experimental Airworthiness Certificate' To Test DronesOn Thursday, the FAA issued an experimental airworthiness certificate to the company’s unmanned aircraft design, which will be used for research, development and crew training.
Investigation Continues Into Harrison Ford Plane Crash As Actor RecoversThe wreckage of Harrison Ford’s vintage plane was moved from a Venice golf course Thursday to a nearby hanger for a joint FAA and NTSB investigation into the crash of the single-engine aircraft.
Pilot Suffers Minor Injuries After Small Plane Goes Down In MentoneA pilot suffered minor injuries Tuesday after his plane went down in San Bernardino County.
FAA's New Proposal On Commercial Drone Use Draws Mixed ReviewsThe proposal arrives as companies such as Amazon continue to develop a drone delivery system and smaller businesses, in industries like filmmaking and real estate, hope to give their projects an aerial view.
FAA Reveals Proposals For New Regulations On Commercial Drone UseThe Federal Aviation Administration has revealed new proposals for regulations supporting the commercial use of small drones.
Near Miss At LAX May Spark Tighter Regulations On Drone UseSome in the aviation community are calling for tighter laws and regulations after a potentially hazardous event was avoided at LAX involving a commercial flight and a drone.
Officials Investigate What Caused Small Plane To Make Emergency Landing In OCAround 10:00 a.m. Saturday, officials were notified the plane started having mechanical trouble.
NTSB Points To Battery Defect In Boeing 787 FireA short circuit likely due to a manufacturing defect in a Boeing 787 airliner battery caused a fire last year that grounded the planes for more than three months, federal accident investigators said Monday.
NASA's Innovative Ground Collision Avoidance System Could Save Hundreds Every YearMost air travelers don't know it, but NASA is with you when you fly.
Point Mugu Plane Crash Under Investigation By FAA, NTSBThe plane crash that killed a seasoned military pilot near Port Hueneme was under investigation Thursday by the NTSB and the FAA, officials said.
Fire At FAA Facility In Chicago Delays, Cancels Several Local FlightsA fire at an FAA radar facility near Chicago Friday forced the cancellation or delay of several LA area flights.
Drone For Moviemaking Win FAA Approval The FAA is expected to announce Thursday that it is granting permits to seven movie and television production companies to fly drones, an important step toward greater use of the technology by commercial operators.
FAA To Create Public Complaint System For Helicopter NoiseFor the first time ever, federal regulators are expected to respond directly to public complaints about helicopter noise throughout Los Angeles County.