An Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician (EOD) and a robotic police device check a mini helicopter or gyrocopter that landed on the US Capitol South Lawn area is viewed April 15, 2015, in Washington, DC. A man flying a mini helicopter illegally landed his aircraft on the west lawn of the US Capitol Wednesday, triggering street closures around the building and prompting a police investigation."The US Capitol Police continues to investigate, with one person detained," USCP officer Shennell Antrobus told AFP. AFP PHOTO/PAUL J. RICHARDS    (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Florida Man Who Landed Gyrocopter At Capitol Pleads Not Guilty

The pilot who flew a gyrocopter through some of America’s most restricted airspace before landing at the U.S. Capitol is set for a court appearance Thursday.


Artis looks out at the beach where she and her husband shared special time together. (Source: Artis Henderson)

The True Love Story Of An Un-Remarried Widow

Artis Henderson never doubted that she was going to someday, somewhere, meet the love of her life. It was a belief the 25-year-old held on to, even though growing up it appeared to her she wasn’t the type of girl guys easily fell in love with.


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Officials: Laser Light Hits Pilot Landing At South Florida Airport

There’s been another potentially dangerous laser light incident at a South Florida airport.


Kalynn Cresse, MDFR's first female air rescue pilot
(Source: MDFR)

MDFR Hires First Female Air Rescue Pilot

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) has hired its first female Air Rescue Pilo


Touring a Piper PA 46 to figure out door mechanics of plane involved in mid-air mystery jumper
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Pilot Demonstrates Door Mechanics On Similar Mid-Air Mystery Plane

Pilot Tom Roses owns a Piper PA 46, similar to the plane at the center of Thursday’s mid-air mystery.


Small plane crashes in Pompano Beach on Friday, June 21. 2013. (Source: Archie Guner)

Pilot Unhurt After Pompano Beach Plane Crash

A pilot has escaped a small plane crash without injury in Pompano Beach.

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Plane takes off on US 27 after making an emergency landing on the road. (Source: CBS4)

Plane Takes Off From Highway It Made Emergency Landing On

A vintage cargo plane that had to make an emergency landing on an isolated part of U.S. 27 had the road cleared for it Wednesday as the plane used the road as a makeshift runway to take off.

CBS Miami–04/03/2013

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More Turbulent Times For American Airlines With Loose Pilot’s Seat

American Airlines had another midair seat problem with a flight headed to Miami but the airline is confident it’s close to solving all the problems despite the cancellation of dozens of flights.


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Florida Pilot Flies, Rescues His 1,000 Animal

A Florida pilot dedicated to saving the lives of animals has reached quite a milestone.


The pilot of an ultralight plane was forced to make an emergency landing on an access road adjacent to US 27 in Weston. (CBS4)

Ultralight Pilot Makes Emergency Landing Near US 27

A wild ride for the pilot of an ultralight aircraft after a problem forced him to make an emergency just yards away from busy U.S. 27 in Weston.