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Incident at Los Angeles International Airport, Aug. 28, 2016

FAA issues security ground stop at Los Angeles International Airport until 10 pm PT as police respond to unconfirmed shooting report - ABC

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Florida, US

FAA says ground stop in effect for arriving flights at Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Fla., airports due to 'equipment/outage'

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Indonesian airlines cleared for US flights by FAA after 9-year-ban - BBC

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Delta Air Lines system outage, Aug. 8, 2016

FAA says all Delta flights grounded due to computer issue, says passengers should contact Delta airline for specific flight information - @FAANews

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Federal Aviation Administration

FAA says 4 incidents involving green lasers pointed at aircraft, 2 in Louisville, 2 in Lexington, under investigation - WAVE

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Iberia Parish, LA, US

Update: FAA records show helicopter involved in Iberia Parish, La., crash is privately-owned; Sheriff initially said it was military - KATC

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Moon Express becomes 1st company to be awarded FAA permission to travel to moon - TechCrunch

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Miami, FL, US

#BREAKING: Lightning strikes #FAA Tower at @iflymia. Radar never went down. Affected equipment now fixed. https://t.co/GUPj9bbdVi - @CBSMiami


air travel

RT @TravisMFOX5: #BREAKING: Flights from @ATLairport delayed 45+ minutes per FAA. @FOX5StormTeam tracking the storms responsible. https://t… - @FOX5Atlanta


air travel

#BREAKING: Flights from @ATLairport delayed 45+ minutes per FAA. @FOX5StormTeam tracking the storms responsible. https://t.co/r3zzKDT4jg - @FOX5Atlanta


air industry

Virgin Galactic says FAA has granted it a commercial space flight license, clearing way for it to offer commercial flights to space - AP

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Hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Texas, July 30, 2016

Editor's note: We're seeing reports that there are fatalities after a hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught fire and crashed in Caldwell County, Texas, Saturday morning. The Associated Press reports that the NTSB and the FAA are en route to the scene. The balloon crashed in a pasture about 30 miles south of Austin, Texas, around 7:40 a.m. CT. We're looking for updates on the crash. - Andrew

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Palm Beach, FL, US

FAA confirms plane evacuated at Palm Beach, Fla., airport after reports of fuel leaking from aircraft; no injuries reported - @ChrisShepherd

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air travel

FAA: Southwest Airlines lifts ground stop after computer issues block all departing flights; delays expected - @krisvancleave

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

FAA says operations at Dallas-Fort Worth airport were briefly suspended Wednesday morning due to police activity - KXAS

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Phoenix, AZ, US

Severe weather causes delays at Phoenix airport, FAA says - CBS 5 AZ

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

US Federal Aviation Administration lifts restrictions on flights to and from Turkey - AFP

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Statement: FAA on travel ban: 'The FAA has issued a notice that prohibits all US commercial and private aircraft from operating into or out of any airport in Turkey. It also prohibits an aircraft of any registry from departing Turkey for the US. The FAA is monitoring the situation in Turkey in coordination with our partners in the State Department and The Department of Homeland Security and will update the restrictions as the situation evolves' - NBC News

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

FAA prohibiting all US commercial and private aircraft from operating in or out of any airport in Turkey - NBC News

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Seatac, WA, US

#BREAKING FAA reports delays at @SeaTacAirport because of low cloud ceilings. Check flights for updates https://t.co/2fmUMZ6dPA - @KING5Seattle