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An ELT that activated while being shipped sparked a search in Ohio last week. First a pilot reported hearing a radio distress call and then, coincidentally, in the same area, the ELT went off. Civil Air Patrol searchers found the squawking ELT in the back of a delivery truck...

A news crew caught the belly landingof a King Air at Charlie Brown Airport in Fulton County, Ga., Thursday. None of the three occupants was hurt...

The first movie based on some of the events of 9/11 is in production in England. The movie, called Flight 93, will focus on the efforts of passengers aboard United Air Lines Flight 93 to prevent hijackers from crashing it into Washington, D.C., by forcing it down in Pennsylvania...

Hooters Air is citing sagging support -- and increased competition -- in its decision to phase out service to Rockford International Airport. Northwest and United have both added service to Rockford, effectively squeezing the upstart Hooters out.