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Fan driving van collides with Angela Merkel’s jet on German runway

An overzealous Angela Merkel fan jumped out of her van at Dortmund Airport Monday to take a picture of the German chancellor but forgot to put on the parking brake which led to a low-speed collision after the vehicle rolled into the nose of the jet. Continue reading

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JetBlue blames ‘global’ system outage for check-in problems, long lines at airports

JetBlue has confirmed that a “global” computer system outage is to blame for delayed check-in and frustratingly long lines at airports where the carrier flies. Continue reading

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TSA officers stop passenger at airport carrying sword cane

A passenger traveling through LaGuardia Airport in New York City was stopped last week for trying to bring a cane concealing a sharp blade inside. Continue reading

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Waco airport welcomes more frequent flights, reportedly fueled by ‘Fixer Upper’ craze

They may be temporarily off the airwaves, but the influence of Chip and Joanna Gaines still reigns supreme Continue reading

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9 Dallas airport employees admit to drug-smuggling plot

The nine employees included a baggage scanner and baggage handler. Continue reading

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TSA confiscates massive machete at checkpoint

“You can’t make up this stuff up,” says TSA Public Affairs spokesperson Lisa Farbstein. She recently posted a picture of a machete that a traveler recently tried to bring through a TSA checkpoint at Bradley Airport. Continue reading

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Airport groping victim rescued by co-worker: ‘I don’t know what I would have done’

An airline employee was sexually assaulted while working at the Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. Continue reading

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Former Transportation Dept official compares Jacksonville Boeing 737 accident to ‘Miracle on the Hudson’

Former Deputy Assistant Transportation Secretary Oliver McGee told “Fox and Friends” that a contaminated runway was the culprit behind the Boeing 737 sliding into a river in Jacksonville, Florida on Friday. Continue reading

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Cracked windshield on SkyWest flight forces plane to divert to Tulsa

The crack appeared in the “outermost layer of the windshield,” a representative for SkyWest confirmed. Continue reading

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Ryanair passengers describe chaotic flight: ‘People were fighting, roaring and running about the plane’

A group of rowdy passengers partied way too hard while flying from Dublin to Malta. Continue reading

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JetBlue flight detained at JFK airport during potential measles scare

All passengers were later cleared by medical services, the airline confirmed in a statement. Continue reading

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Spirit Airlines flight grounded over ‘unknown odor,’ 7 passengers taken to hospital: report

The flight departed from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in Maryland around 7 a.m. Wednesday. Continue reading

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13 American Airlines passengers hospitalized after flight to Boston

The flight landed safely at Logan airport. Continue reading

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Denver airport’s $14.5M taxpayer-funded sign busted after less than 2 years in use: reports

Denver International Airport built a wall of sorts — a 1,000-foot-long collection of illuminated poles interrupted by large television screens for displaying ads — but now the wall doesn’t work right. Continue reading

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LAX travelers warned about possible measles exposure again

Travelers who passed through LAX were again warned of possible measles exposure after a confirmed case was reported on April 3. Continue reading

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Passenger claims men boarded flight with ’emotional support falcons’ in viral tweet

Twitter responded by correcting the claim that they were “emotional support falcons.” Continue reading

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