- Indian flight catches fire in Nepal; no casualties Updated: Mar-08-14 7:55 am
- Lihue Airport runway to undergo extension Updated: Mar-07-14 2:18 pm
- Government orders Graco to explain recall Updated: Mar-07-14 12:33 pm
- Judge dismisses FAA fine against small drone user Updated: Mar-07-14 12:50 am
- Senators: Quicker action needed on safety rules Updated: Mar-06-14 4:57 pm
- Feds detail tests for crude moved by rail Updated: Mar-06-14 2:17 pm
- US agency demands recall data from General Motors Updated: Mar-05-14 8:05 pm
- Agency-by-agency summary of Obama budget Updated: Mar-04-14 11:47 am
- FAA: Utah helicopter company broke drug test rules Updated: Mar-04-14 11:23 am
- FAA guides small plane through storm into Austin Updated: Mar-02-14 7:34 pm
- Pilots defend safety of home-built planes Updated: Mar-02-14 12:10 am
- NH airport tower to remain open round-the-clock Updated: Feb-28-14 4:26 pm
- Plane crash on Hawaii's Lanai Island leaves 3 dead Updated: Feb-27-14 8:58 pm
- Rail cars used to ship oil called 'unacceptable' Updated: Feb-26-14 7:46 pm
- Schumer: Oil train safety plan inadequate for NY Updated: Feb-26-14 3:20 pm
- Boston-area planes report lasers, FAA investigates Updated: Feb-26-14 6:40 am
- Days after Asiana plane crash, families neglected Updated: Feb-26-14 1:32 am
- APNewsBreak: Asiana Airlines penalized over crash Updated: Feb-25-14 5:15 pm
- Ohio community college pursuing drone testing Updated: Feb-25-14 10:01 am
- 3 dead in plane crash at airport in west Georgia Updated: Feb-22-14 10:52 pm
- FAA: Skydiver killed near Eloy after jump mishap Updated: Feb-21-14 5:49 pm
- Pilots reported fatigue, erred in UPS jet crash Updated: Feb-20-14 5:37 pm
- Federal agency releases ND train inspection data Updated: Feb-19-14 8:37 pm
- Journalist sues police who questioned drone use Updated: Feb-18-14 4:40 pm
- LaHood joins board of green bus manufacturer Updated: Feb-18-14 3:19 pm
KATMANDU, Nepal - An Indian jetliner caught fire while landing in Nepal's capital on Saturday, but there were no casualties reported among the 170 people on board, officials said.
LIHUE, Hawaii - A Lihue Airport runway needs to be extended to comply with Federal Aviation Administration rules.
DETROIT - The federal government's road safety watchdog is ordering child seat maker Graco to explain why it didn't include 1.8 million infant seats in a recent recall for faulty buckles. The company says it will comply with the request.
WASHINGTON - A federal judge has dismissed the Federal Aviation Administration's only fine against a commercial drone user on the grounds that the small drone was no different than a model aircraft, a decision that appears to undermine the agency's power to keep a burgeoning civilian drone industry out of the skies.
WASHINGTON - Government regulators are taking too long to write new rail safety regulations in light of recent fiery oil train accidents and a deadly commuter train derailment, senators complained Thursday.
BILLINGS, Montana - Federal regulators offered more details on testing requirements for oil transported by rail on Thursday and warned companies against skirting the rules after a spate of explosions caused by crude train derailments in the U.S. and Canada.
DETROIT - U.S. safety regulators are demanding that General Motors turn over reams of documents and other data showing what the company knew and when it found out about a dangerous ignition problem that has been linked to 13 car-crash deaths.
Agency: Health and Human Services
OGDEN, Utah - Federal officials are proposing a $55,000 fine against a Utah helicopter tour company accused of violating drug and alcohol testing regulations.
AUSTIN, Texas - Air-traffic controllers' quick thinking helped guide a small plane through severe weather and allowed the pilot to safely land at Austin's international airport on Sunday, aviation officials said.
WELLINGTON, Florida - Leonard McGarity flew countless miles during a quarter-century as an American Airlines pilot, captaining the most sophisticated planes in commercial aviation.
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - New Hampshire's congressional delegation says the Federal Aviation Administration has assured them there are no plans to close the control tower at the Manchester airport overnight.
HONOLULU - A small plane crashed and burst into flames shortly after takeoff from Hawaii's Lanai island, killing three people and leaving three others injured, authorities said Thursday.
WASHINGTON - Rail tank cars being used to ship crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken region are an "unacceptable public risk," and even cars voluntarily upgraded by the industry may not be sufficient, a member of the National Transportation Safety Board said Wednesday.
ALBANY, New York - A safety agreement between U.S. transportation officials and railroads that haul volatile crude oil involved in a string of explosive accidents doesn't go far enough to protect upstate New York communities along the oil train route, Sen. Charles Schumer said in a conference call Wednesday.
NEWTON, Massachusetts - The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating reports that someone pointed a laser light at the cockpits of two airplanes in the Boston area.
LOS ANGELES - When anguished family members first called for information about their loved ones aboard a wrecked Asiana Airlines plane, instead of getting answers they had to navigate an automated reservation system.
LOS ANGELES - In the first penalty of its kind, federal transportation officials on Tuesday docked Asiana Airlines $500,000 for failing to promptly contact passengers' families and keep them informed about their loved ones after a deadly crash last year at San Francisco International airport.
DAYTON, Ohio - The state may have been passed over as an FAA drone testing site last year, but a western Ohio community college is moving full speed ahead on the development, teaching and application of the technology.
LAGRANGE, Georgia - Three people were fatally injured Saturday when a small plane crashed at an airport in west Georgia.
ELOY, Arizona - Authorities say a skydiver has been killed near Eloy after striking the door while exiting the jump aircraft at about 10,000 feet.
WASHINGTON - The pilots of a UPS cargo jet that crashed last August complained about the company's tiring work schedules at the start of the fatal flight, and then made errors shortly before the plane flew into a hillside and burst into flames, according to information presented at a hearing Thursday.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Federal railroad inspectors found more than 13,000 track defects on BNSF Railway Co. lines in North Dakota since 2006, and have written 721 violations against the company since 2006, a federal rail safety agency said in a letter released Wednesday.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - A journalist filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that Hartford police officers violated his free-speech rights by questioning his use of a remote-controlled aircraft to record images of a car wreck.
PEORIA, Illinois - Former U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has joined the board of director of a bus manufacturer.