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NTSB: Parasailing Accidents ‘Frequently Caused By Faulty Equipment’

An investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) found parasailing to be a largely unregulated industry with serious accidents caused by faulty equipment.

07/01/2014

(Source: AP)

Worker Injured In Plane Engine Fire At La Guardia

A worker was injured Friday after responding to an engine fire on a plane at New York’s La Guardia Airport, according to officials.

06/14/2014

(Source: CBSLosAngeles)

Three Dead After Small Plane Crash In Panhandle

Three people died after a small plane crashed in Florida’s panhandle on Sunday.

05/25/2014

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FAA: Jet Nearly Collided With Drone Over Florida

A jet airliner nearly collided with an airborne drone over Tallahassee, Florida, according to federal officials.

05/10/2014

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Bird Strike Forces JetBlue Flight To W. Palm Beach To Make Emergency Landing

A JetBlue plane bound for West Palm Beach had to make an emergency landing Friday morning at John F. Kennedy International Airport after a bird hit the plane.

CBS Miami–03/28/2014

A plane  and skydiver crashed into the ground near Tampa after the strings of the skydiver's parachute  became tangled with the wing  but both the pilot and jumper made it out alive. (Courtesy: Polk County Sheriff's Office )

Injured Skydiver Will Jump Again

Pictures of a skydiver tangled with a plane during a jump near Tampa were considered jaw-dropping by many people who saw them.

03/10/2014

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Pilot Hopes To Reenact 1914 Flight Over Tampa Bay

A Florida man has made a replica of a seaplane flown over Tampa Bay 100 years ago and is planning to fly it during a reenactment of the nation’s first commercial flight on the centennial of the aviation milestone.

12/28/2013

The Coast Guard is searching for two people after a Lear jet went down in the ocean off Ft. Lauderdale. (Source: CBS4)

Search For Two People Missing After Learjet Crash Off Ft. Lauderdale

The United States Coast Guard is still searching for two people missing from an air ambulance that crashed in the waters off of Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday evening after dropping off a patient from Costa Rica in Broward County and heading home to Cozumel, Mexico.

11/20/2013

A police body searches for the man who reportedly fell from plane on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Man Who Fell From Plane Identified, Search Continues

The mid-air mystery of a man who fell off a plane has been partially solved. The pilot and the man who fell off the plane were identified today.

11/15/2013

Authorities search for a man who fell out of a small plane on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Search For Man Who Fell Off Plane Done For The Night

According to the FAA, a pilot reported that a passenger fell out of a plane around eight miles southeast of Tamiami Airport, or roughly one mile off shore.

CBS Miami–11/14/2013

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