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FBI Launching Nationwide Crackdown On Blinding Laser Light Attacks

Danger in the skies. The FBI cracks down on people who shine laser pointers at planes, blinding pilots midair. The agency is offering $10,000 rewards nationwide for anyone who reports a laser attack.

06/04/2014

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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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The Jet Of The Future Only Has Window Seats

The jet of the future has faster travel times and huge digital screens that feel as if every seat is a window seat.

03/06/2014

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FAA OKs Air Passengers Using Gadgets On Planes

Airline passengers can now stay plugged in throughout their air travel.

10/31/2013

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Blinding Trouble: More Pilots Reporting Laser Incidents While Flying

New data from aviation officials indicates more pilots are reporting seeing bright laser beams while flying.

08/15/2013

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TSA Changes Allow Airline Passengers To Carry Knives On Planes

Controversial changes coming to the airport in just about a month. Additions to what passengers can bring on the plane now include knives, blades and sports equipment.

03/09/2013

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Increase In Md. Holiday Travel Predicted

Holiday travel is up this year in Maryland. In fact, AAA predicts almost 2 million Marylanders will take to the skies and road to see loved ones this holiday.

12/18/2012

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Private Airplane Stuck In Mud After Veering Off BWI Runway

A private Gulfstream airplane went off the runway at BWI Thurgood Marshall Monday night and got stuck in mud.

01/30/2012

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NORAD Plans Exercise In Washington Region

NORAD is planning an exercise this week in the Washington region to enhance its skills and test a warning system.

11/02/2011

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NORAD Plans Exercise In Washington Region

NORAD is planning an exercise this week in the Washington region to enhance its skills and test a warning system.

10/25/2011

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NASA Planes Coming To Baltimore

Marylanders are being warned to be on the lookout as their planes fly as low as 1,000 feet over some major Maryland roads in the coming month. It’s all part of a major plan by NASA to help study air pollution over major cities.

06/28/2011

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Amtrak Chief: Trains More Vulnerable Than Planes

Amtrak President Joseph Boardman says he wants to step up security patrols of the passenger rail network and explore new technologies able to provide advance warning of track tampering following revelations that al Qaida considered attacking U.S. trains.

05/17/2011

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