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  • Santa Monica moves to close all or part of city's airport

    Santa Monica moves to close all or part of city's airport
    The Santa Monica City Council this week launched an effort to close all or part of the city's airport after July 2015 — a move that could result in years of additional court battles with the federal government. Council members voted 6 to 0 late...
  • Santa Monica launches effort to shut down all or part of city airport

    Santa Monica launches effort to shut down all or part of city airport
    The Santa Monica City Council late Tuesday took a major step toward closing all or part of the city's airport after July 2015 -- a controversial move that could result in years of additional court battles with the federal government. On a 6-0 vote,...
  • Santa Monica to consider aggressive plan to shrink airport operations

    Santa Monica to consider aggressive plan to shrink airport operations
    An aggressive plan to shut down all or part of embattled Santa Monica Airport after July 2015 is set to go before the Santa Monica City Council on Tuesday evening. If approved, the city would set in motion a so-called starvation strategy to dramatically...
  • FAA-Boeing review declares 787 safe, suggests quality-control changes

    FAA-Boeing review declares 787 safe, suggests quality-control changes
    SEATTLE — A review of crucial systems on Boeing's 787 Dreamliner ordered immediately after two serious 787 battery failures in January 2013 has concluded that the jetliner is safe, meets design standards and is about as reliable as other Boeing...
  • Two killed in news helicopter crash in Seattle

    Two killed in news helicopter crash in Seattle
    SEATTLE — A television news helicopter had just taken off from its rooftop perch Tuesday morning when it came crashing down into the street and exploded in flames, killing the pilot and an Emmy-Award-winning photojournalist on board as horrified...
  • Search of Malaysia pilot's home finds no sign of terrorism, suicide

    Search of Malaysia pilot's home finds no sign of terrorism, suicide
    WASHINGTON -- A review of the emails and a search of a home flight simulator have found nothing so far to suggest the pilots on the missing plane purposely compromised the flight by diverting it away from Beijing, according to two U.S. law enforcement...
  • Pilot, Emmy-winning photographer dead in Seattle news copter crash

    Pilot, Emmy-winning photographer dead in Seattle news copter crash
    SEATTLE -- An Emmy-award winning photographer and a helicopter pilot have been identified as the two dead in the fiery crash of a KOMO-TV news chopper Tuesday morning, officials said. The helicopter had just taken off from its rooftop perch near the...
  • Saturday's TV Highlights: 'The Grim Sleeper' on Lifetime

    Saturday's TV Highlights: 'The Grim Sleeper' on Lifetime
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of March 16-22, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES Nightline Prime The late night newsmagazine...
  • Airlines fill planes to record capacity as demand continues to grow

    Airlines fill planes to record capacity as demand continues to grow
    Next time you board a commercial flight, don't expect to find an empty seat next to you. The nation's airlines filled an average of 83.1% of the seats on flights in 2013, a record, according to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. The high...
  • Why the Malaysia Airlines jet might have disappeared

    Why the Malaysia Airlines jet might have disappeared
    The most dangerous parts of a flight are takeoff and landing. Rarely do incidents happen when a plane is cruising seven miles above the earth. So the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jet well into its flight Saturday morning over the South China Sea...
  • Boeing inspecting Dreamliner wings for cracks; possible delivery delays

    Boeing inspecting Dreamliner wings for cracks; possible delivery delays
    Boeing Co. has notified airlines that a change in a supplier’s manufacturing process may have resulted in hairline cracks on the wings of about 40 of its yet-to-be-delivered 787 Dreamliners. Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. told...