Federal Aviation Administration

Close call between 2 planes at New York’s JFK airport under investigation, FAA says

CNN — The Federal Aviation Administration said it was launching an investigation into how a commercial airliner taxied past a flight taking off from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport on Friday night. The crew of a Delta Air Lines Boeing 737 aborted their takeoff, eventually coming to rest within 1,000 feet of the …

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Florida airports affected by air traffic control issue; Denver in Freezing Fog

CNN — On Monday, two distant states are experiencing fresh air travel issues. Air traffic control issues caused flight delays of several hours to Florida airports, the Federal Aviation Administration told CNN. And the main airport in Denver, Colorado is experiencing significant cancellations and delays due to a new winter season. Late Monday afternoon, the …

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Montgomery, Alabama, airport worker dies in crash involving American Airlines regional jet

CNN — A worker at Montgomery Regional Airport in Alabama died Saturday in a ramp incident, the Federal Aviation Administration said Saturday. Montgomery Regional Airport said in a statement that an American Airlines/Piedmont Airlines ground staff employee was “involved in a fatality” around 3 p.m. “We are saddened to learn of the tragic loss of …

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The Thanksgiving travel rush is back with new habits

The Thanksgiving travel rush was back this year as people boarded planes in numbers not seen in years, putting inflation concerns aside to reunite with loved ones and enjoy some normalcy after two seasons. holidays marked by COVID-19 restrictions. Changing habits around work and leisure, however, could disperse crowds and reduce the usual stress of …

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