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Federal Investigation Into Helicopter Business Ongoing

Nine months after the FBI and other federal agents seized helicopters, flying certificates and logbooks from Hansen Helicopters Inc. in Guam and Saipan, their investigation continues. Read more

Trump Pushes For Privatizing US Air Traffic Control

President Trump announced his plan Monday to privatize America’s air traffic control system and separate it from the FAA arguing the federal agency is too “antiquated” to innovate and casting the overhaul as an initial step toward improving the country’s infrastructure. Read more

Low-Flying Military Plane In NYC Was Part of Trump Security Mission

The military transport plane which took long, slow circles around Manhattan at low altitude on Dec. 13 was on a Trump security recon mission, sources said Wednesday. Read more

Military Choppers, Plane Spotted Over NYC

Hawk-eyed New Yorkers spotted military planes and helicopters over Manhattan Tuesday afternoon. Read more

Plane Crash In Connecticut May Have Been Intentional

EAST HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT – The deadly crash of a small plane that struck a utility pole near the Connecticut River in East Hartford appears to have been intentional, according to investigators and the surviving witness. Read more

Officials Think Your Samsung Phone May Explode on A Plane

WASHINGTON — U.S. aviation safety officials took the extraordinary step late Thursday of warning airline passengers not to turn on or charge a new-model Samsung smartphone during flights following numerous reports of the devices catching fire. Read more

London – 2 United Pilots En-Route To NYC Suspected Of Being Drunk Arrested In Glasgow

London – Police and airline officials say two United Airlines pilots have been arrested for suspected intoxication before they were to fly 141 passengers from Scotland to the United States. Read more

Hot Air Balloon Disaster In Texas Leaves 16 Dead

A hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught fire and crashed in a field in central Texas Saturday morning, officials said, adding that there were no survivors. Read more

Syosset, NY – 3 Dead In Small Plane Crash In Long Island Neighborhood Share Tweet Share Mail

Syosset, NY – Officials say three people have been killed after a small plane crashed in a residential neighborhood on Long Island. Read more

FAA Records Show Pilots Fly Drunk, Engage In Criminal Activity

An American Airlines pilot flunked two sobriety tests before a 7 a.m. flight out of Detroit. An Alaska Airlines pilot flew a commercial plane from California to Oregon and back again, all while allegedly drunk. Read more