Airlines, Aviation Unions Call For Harsher Penalties For Unruly PassengersSince Jan. 1 of this year, the Federal Aviation Administration has received approximately 3,000 reports of unruly behavior by passengers.
Lawmakers Push For Helicopter Safety Bill On Eve Of Kobe Bryant Crash AnniversaryOne day before of the anniversary of the Calabasas helicopter crash that killed Laker legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others, two local lawmakers again pushed for the passage of a helicopter safety bill.
FAA Investigating Actor Harrison Ford After Incident At Hawthorne Municipal AirportThe Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday that it was investigating another piloting incident involving actor Harrison Ford.
'Kids Got Injured': Emotions High At Cudahy Town Hall To Address Delta Fuel DumpTensions were high at a Friday night town hall in Cudahy to address Tuesday's Delta Air Lines fuel dump of 15,000 gallons of jet fuel that affected several south-county schools — with dozens needing to be treated for exposure.
LAX To Test Readiness For Aircraft AccidentLos Angeles International Airport will conduct a full-scale exercise to test the readiness of firefighters and other emergency crews to handle an aircraft accident.
Inglewood Gets $8M Grant To Soundproof 200 HomesCongresswoman Maxine Waters says an $8 million federal grant has been awarded to the city of Inglewood to soundproof about 200 buildings in the flight path at Los Angeles International Airport.
LAX Leads The Country In Close Calls Between Drones and AirplanesLos Angeles International Airport is the second busiest airport in the country. But it is second to none in close calls with drones.
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.
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.
$10M Grant Given To Soundproof Inglewood Homes From LAX NoiseThe roar of planes coming in and out of Los Angeles International Airport may become more of a dull rumble for Inglewood residents now that the city has received federal money to soundproof homes.
Simi Valley Company First To Get FAA Approval For Commercial Drone Flights Over LandThe FAA has granted a Southern California company the first permission for commercial drone flights over land.
United Flight Diverts To LA With Engine ProblemA Federal Aviation Administration spokesman says a United Airlines flight from San Francisco to San Diego diverted to Los Angeles International Airport because of an engine issue.
LA-Honolulu Flight Returns After Trouble Report An American Airlines flight from Los Angeles International Airport to Honolulu has landed safely back at LA after reporting engine trouble.
Small Plane That Lost Wheel Lands Safely In El MonteA small plane that lost its nose wheel in flight has landed safely at a Southern California airport.
City Of Santa Monica, FAA At Odds Over AirportThe city of Santa Monica and the Federal Aviation Administration are still at odds over the Santa Monica Airport.