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Fighter Jets Escort Small Plane Out Of D.C.

Authorities say two F-16 fighter jets escorted a small airplane out of restricted airspace in Washington, an apparently inadvertent intrusion that prompted evacuations at the U.S. Capitol and surrounding buildings.

06/07/2014

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Md. Airport Managers Meeting In Frederick

Airport managers from across Maryland are meeting in Frederick to discuss issues involving private aircraft and their pilots.

06/05/2014

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Plane Intercepted In Restricted Airspace Around D.C.

Authorities say two F-16 fighter jets intercepted a small civilian plane in restricted airspace around the nation’s capital over the weekend and that the pilot reported he didn’t realize he had entered an area that was off limits.

04/07/2014

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Body Found In Airplane Wheel Well At Dulles

Airport officials say the body of a man has been found in the wheel well of a South African Airways plane parked at Washington Dulles International Airport.

02/15/2014

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Heavy Snow Creates Travel Woes In Maryland

The winter storm is creating a headache for travelers on Thursday.

02/13/2014

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Woman Cited For Trying To Bring Stun Gun On Plane

The Transportation Security Administration says a woman tried to bring a stun gun designed to look like a cell phone onto a plane at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.

01/02/2014

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Now That’s A Bad Day For The Vikings: A Loss In The Snow, Injury & An Unexpected Run-In With A Catering Truck

The Minnesota Vikings probably don’t want to come back to Baltimore for a good while. It was just a bad day.

12/09/2013

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FAA Looks To Relax Restrictions On Electronics Usage On Planes

Turning off all your electronic devices during flight takeoff and landing may be a thing of the past. An FAA advisory council is looking to relax some restrictions.

09/23/2013

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Texas Man Charged With Attempt To Crash Plane Departing From Baltimore

A federal prosecutor says an Austin, Texas, man has been charged with trying to crash a plane by working to open emergency exits while it was in the air.

08/21/2013

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Md. Bound Plane Intercepted In Restricted Airspace Around D.C.

NORAD says a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter has intercepted a small plane that was out of communication in restricted airspace around Washington.

08/20/2013

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Plane Bound For Baltimore Forced To Land In Philadelphia

A plane bound for Baltimore is forced to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia. Passengers reported smelling smoke in the cabin of a plane headed from Boston to BWI Marshall Airport.

08/18/2013

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2 Injured When Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Md. Field

Maryland State Police say a small plane made an emergency landing in St. Mary’s County, but the two people aboard had only minor injuries.

07/30/2013

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