An end to the bitter legal fight between tiny Dania Beach and Broward County could be about to end.
A plane from Fort Lauderdale has slid off the runway at Hopkins Airport in Cleveland.
A 13-year-old South Florida girl with a serious medical condition wishing to walk the runway finally had her dream come true thanks to the Make A Wish Foundation.
Homeowners annoyed by the noise of jets using an alternate runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will get a reprieve sooner than expected.
For the first time in the country, the CBS4 I-Team uncovers the true number of air traffic controllers making mistakes due to “fatigue,” and reveals a confidential FAA report on fatigue.
An alarming number of airplanes are getting too close and some federal officials want to know why. The CBS4 I-Team first warned you about close calls in our skies back in 2007. After the I-Team’s first report aired the problem appeared to improve as safety officials moved to address the issue and make improvements to the nation’s aviation safety system.
But now, as I-Team investigator Stephen Stock discovered, a growing number of close calls recently has gotten federal officials’ attention. Experts worry that unless something is done to reduce these mid-air close calls disaster could result.
A CBS4 I-Team investigation has uncovered more troubling questions about your safety when you fly. For the first time, the CBS4 I-Team takes you behind the scenes in airport control towers where if you fly your life is literally in the hands of fewer and fewer air traffic controllers.
There’s a growing crisis in the nation’s airports, but it has nothing to do with security. Instead, it’s your safety in the sky that’s at stake. The CBS4 I-Team spent the past four months digging through records many people don’t know exist and found there have been more close calls at local airports than passengers know.