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Boeing 787 Dreamliner issues

FAA to order fix for possible power loss on Boeing 787 Dreamliners; company says it is working on software update - @nytimes

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Germanwings plane crash, March 2015

Report: FAA questioned mental health of Germanwings pilot in 2010 - @cnnbrk

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Small helicopter lands on US Capitol lawn

FAA administrator says during testimony at House panel that gyrocopter was a dot that 'appeared only intermittently' on radar - @stevenportnoy

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Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Dallas, TX, US

Weather-related ground stop at Dallas-Fort Worth airport issued by FAA - @NBCDFW

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SkyWest Airlines

SkyWest now says 3 passengers lost consciousness, 15 people evaluated after flight descended rapidly to make emergency landing in Buffalo earlier Wednesday; FAA investigating - @NBCChicago

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Small helicopter lands on US Capitol lawn

Key House members, committee chairs now getting classified briefing on last week's gyrocopter incident by Secret Service Director Clancy, FAA, NORAD staff, @ChadPergram reports

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La Grange Airport, La Grange, GA, US

A spokesperson with the FAA tells FOX 5 News that a bi-plane has crashed at LaGrange-Callaway Airport #BREAKING - @FOX5Atlanta


Small helicopter lands on US Capitol lawn

FAA says it's probing gyrocopter incident and that pilot did not have permission to enter restricted airspace near Capitol - @ChadPergram

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Small helicopter lands on US Capitol lawn

FAA says it is investigating small helicopter landing on US Capitol lawn; security rules 'prohibit private aircraft flights without prior coordination and permission' - statement

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Salt Lake City International Airport, Salt Lake City, UT, US

FAA reports more than 1-hour flight delays due to high winds and extreme weather in Utah - @cisow77

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Fort Lauderdale, FL, US

FAA says small plane that crashed in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., killing 4 people, took off from Orlando and declared emergency before crash - @orlandosentinel

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FAA grants new approval for Amazon to test a delivery drone outdoors; company said model previously OK'd had become obsolete - @NBCNews

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Federal Aviation Administration

Insurer AIG gets FAA approval to use drones to inspect sites - @WSJ

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Small plane crash near Bloomington, Ill., April 7, 2015

FAA confirms a Cessna plane crashed near the Bloomington, Ill., airport early Tuesday; plane was carrying 5 people - @nbcchicago

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Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Dallas, TX, US

#BREAKING: FAA puts up ground stop for flights taking off for @dfwairport because of storms here. Expect delays to build. - @CBSDFW


Newark International Airport, Newark, NJ, US

FAA investigating 2 laser incidents by Newark, NJ, airport; no injuries reported - @AP

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Brandywine Airport, PA, US

Chester County authorities say small Piper plane has crashed across from airport near West Chester, Pa.; FAA is on the way - @DKinchenFOX29

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Germanwings plane crash, March 2015

More: Germanwings crash prompts airlines to introduce cockpit 'rule of 2,' including Norwegian Air, easyJet, Air Transat, Air Canada; rule is routine among US carriers - @guardian

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Taylor, TX, US

2 people injured after small plane flips on hard landing north of Taylor, Texas, FAA Says - @statesman

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United States

Airspace expansion for bomber training over US's Northern Plains gets final FAA approval - @AP

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