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A bystander at a Fort Pierce runway captured an unusual sight earlier this month – a pilot doing a touch-and-go landing without his landing gear down.  (Source: Dale Hoppas/ViralHog.com)

Fort Lauderdale Pilot Relives Frightening Belly Flop

A bystander at a Fort Pierce runway captured an unusual sight earlier this month – a pilot doing a touch-and-go landing without his landing gear down. And the veteran pilot at the controls managed to not only keep the plane airborne, but to fly about 100 miles back home to Fort Lauderdale.

04/23/2015

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Amazon Gets FAA Certificate To Experiment With Drones

The Federal Aviation Administration has approved Amazon’s use of unmanned aircraft for research and training.

03/21/2015

A man was seen standing on a plane that had just crashed in Pembroke  Pines on March 12, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Crews Clear Wreckage From Pembroke Pines Plane Crash

Federal aviation officials are investigating a plane crash in Pembroke Pines on Thursday.

03/12/2015

A Hialeah homeowner said a drone crashed into his bedroom window on Thursday night. No one has claimed the craft.(Source: CBS4)

Mystery Drone Damages Hialeah Home

Normally when you hear a window shatter at your home you think a burglar is breaking in or a kid’s baseball smashed through it, maybe even a hurricane is sweeping by. But what about a high-tech drone?

03/01/2015

Miami-Dade fire fighters on scene of a plane crash near Krome and 144 St.  (Source: MDFR)

NTSB: Miami Plane Crashed On 1st Flight After Prop Overhaul

According to federal investigators, a twin-engine plane had just undergone a propeller overhaul before it crashed shortly after takeoff from a Miami airport earlier this month – killing four people.

02/19/2015

Power line clipped by plane which crashed in Southwest Miami-Dade. (Source: CBS4)

Investigators Return To Scene Of Plane Crash In SW Miami-Dade

Thursday is day two in the six-month long investigation into what caused a twin turbo prop plane to crash just moments after takeoff from Miami Executive Airport.

02/12/2015

Intel Corp. CEO Brian Krzanich delivers a keynote address at the 2015 International CES at The Venetian Las Vegas on January 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 9 and is expected to feature 3,600 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 150,000 attendees.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Sky’s The Limit For Drones At Consumer Electronics Show

Sky is the limit for drones at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this year.

01/08/2015

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Chopper Crashes Yards Away From Lantana Airport

An investigation is under way after a helicopter crashed just north of an airport, authorities said.

12/29/2014

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Cuba Policy Change Will Have Impact On Travel & Money

Wednesday’s historic announcement on U.S. and Cuba relations opened the door to more than just diplomacy.

12/18/2014

The seal of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) are seen on August 4, 2011 in Washington, DC. Top US Senate Democrat Harry Reid announced August 4 that polarized lawmakers had reached a stopgap deal to end a costly row that has shut airport construction and halted tax payments by airlines. "I am pleased to announce that we have been able to broker a bipartisan compromise between the House and the Senate to put 74,000 transportation and construction workers back to work," Reid said in a statement. The cash crunch has forced the FAA to temporarily lay off 4,000 non-essential personnel and halt work for 70,000 workers on airport construction projects, though top officials say air safety is not at risk    AFP PHOTO/PAUL J. RICHARDS

Drones For Moviemaking Win FAA Approval

The government granted six movie and television production companies permission to use drones for filming, an important step toward greater use of the technology by commercial operators, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced Thursday.

09/25/2014

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