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New Questions on Aborted Flight at Philadelphia Airport

A posting on the FAA website raises new questions about the chain of events leading to a pilot’s decision to abort a flight Thursday evening at Philadelphia International Airport.

03/14/2014

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Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

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Snow Causes Delays, Cancellations At PHL

Officials at Philadelphia International Airport say the FAA has issued a ground delay of up to two hours for arriving flights due to snow.

01/25/2014

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Atlantic County College To Offer Drone Technology Course

For the last three years, Atlantic Cape Community College has helped train students in aviation jobs and this spring plans to offer a course about the newest field in flying – drone technology.

01/06/2014

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Nasty Weather Causes Minor Delays At Philadelphia International Airport

According to the FAA, due to low clouds and fog, some arrivals were seeing delays averaging about 30-minutes.

12/23/2013

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No More Turning Off Some Electronic Devices During Takeoff, Landing

Air travelers toting iPads and e-readers can rejoice: the FAA is ending its long policy forcing passengers to switch off and stow those devices during takeoff and landing.

10/31/2013

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Government Shutdown: Some FAA Workers Facing Furloughs In NJ

Staff from the FAA Technical Center are among furloughed federal workers wondering when they’ll see pay checks.

10/04/2013

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Few Drone Privacy Laws

Congress has ordered the FAA to open skies to private drones by 2015. Only two states regulate the use of drones by private parties who want to gather information.

09/30/2013

A DAFB Aero Club Cessna made an emergency landing on Route 1 at approximately 5:23 p.m. Monday. The aircraft landed safely and there were no injuries reported. (credit: U.S. Air Force Photo by 1Lt. Anthony Richardson)

UPDATE: DAFB Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Route 1 In Delaware

Officials say a Dover Air Force Base Aero Club Cessna aircraft made an emergency landing on southbound Route 1 between exits 93 and 91.

08/12/2013

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Fire Crews Stand Ready To Fight Aircraft Fires At PHL

Firefighters at Engine 78 stand ready at Philadelphia International Airport in the event of an aircraft emergency similar to what happened in San Francisco.

07/08/2013

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Southwest Airlines Computer Problem Grounds Flights, Forces Cancellations

Philadelphia International Airport was not affected, but officials for Southwest Airlines are urging passengers to check their flight status before leaving.

06/22/2013

Stigall Show Log 4.25.13

Chris reviews his appearance at yesterday’s Homeruns for Hearts fundraiser at Citizens Bank Park, Senator Pat Toomey’s assessment of why his gun legislation failed to pass, and Kermit Gosnell’s lawyer’s decision not to call a witness in his defense. He talks to Congressman Frank Lobiondo, Melissa Henson from the Parents Television Council, Comedian Gilbert Gottfried, and the founder of Retro Fitness, Eric Casaburi.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/25/2013

Stigall Show Log 4.24.13

Chris discusses the dismissal of some charges in the trial against Kermit Gosnell, Pat Toomey’s response to the delays caused by FAA furloughs, Pennsylvania Democrats efforts to get Governor Tom Corbett to accept the Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act, and the reported motivation of the Boston Marathon bombers. He also talks to J.D. Mullane from the Bucks County Courier-Times.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/24/2013

Stigall Show Log 4.23.13

Chris analyzes the decision not to declare Dzhokhar Tsarnaev an enemy combatant, Rutgers University’s move to suspend their lacrosse coach for verbally abusing players and the story parents who let their child die instead of seeking medical help. He also talks to Andrew McCarthy about the potential of a wider terrorist plot connected to the Boston Marathon bombing and Amity Shlaes about her new book on Calvin Coolidge.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/23/2013

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FAA Orders No-Fly Zone Over Boston Explosion Site

The Federal Aviation Administration created a no-fly zone over the site of two explosions at the annual Boston marathon on Monday, and briefly ordered flights bound for Boston’s Logan International Airport held on the ground at airports around the country.

04/15/2013

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