FAA tells US airlines not to fly to Tel Aviv

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The Federal Aviation Administration is telling U.S. airlines they are prohibited from flying to the Tel Aviv airport in Israel after…

Airlines avoid flying over Ukraine airspace after Malaysian flight crash

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The FAA had issued a notice prohibiting U.S. flight operations over eastern Ukraine until further notice…

House takes step toward ban on in-flight calls

Allowing airline passengers to make cellphone calls in-flight is asking for trouble, lawmakers said Tuesday as a House panel approved a bill to ban such calls…

US drone use highlights questions for journalists

As police responded to a deadly car crash, they noticed an increasingly familiar sight: a remote-controlled aircraft, equipped with a video camera, hovering over the wreckage…

Electronic devices OK on landings and takeoffs

U.S. government safety rules are changing to let airline passengers use most electronic devices from gate-to-gate…

FAA to weigh easing limits on electronic devices

The Federal Aviation Administration will consider a recommendation next week that it ease restrictions on airline passengers’ use of smartphones, tablets and other personal electronic devices during takeoffs and landings…

Foreign airlines urged to use GPS at SFO

The FAA is advising all foreign airlines to use a GPS system instead of visual approaches when landing at SFO…

FAA to expand airline first officer qualifications

The government says it will significantly increase the amount and type of flying experience that first officers 〞 also known as co-pilots…

FAA easing up on using electronic devices

The government is moving toward easing restrictions on airline passengers using electronic devices during takeoffs and landings…

Congress votes to end air traffic furloughs

Both houses of Congress have voted to end the furloughs of air traffic controllers that are blamed for delaying hundreds of flights…

Flight delays pile up after FAA budget cuts

Up and down the East Coast, airports are reporting flight delays. This is the first weekday on which thousands of air traffic controllers…

Boeing 787 grounded in U.S.

United Airlines is the only u-s airline with 6 dreamliners in service and says it will immediately comply with the directive….