Federal Aviation Administration
Most people call them drones, but technically they’re unmanned aerial vehicles. Whatever their name, they’re in very high demand, especially for commercial video.
Police were called Thursday after someone allegedly flew a drone over PNC Park during last night’s Pirates game.
One person was hurt when a small plane went down, hitting some power lines on Saturday afternoon in Fayette County.
Above the Pittsburgh Marathon this weekend, three small remote-controlled copters were shooting pictures of the event.
The FAA is investigating after US Airways Flight 1702, which was headed from chilly Philadelphia to the warm weather of Fort Lauderdale, was forced to make an emergency landing just after taking off from Philadelphia International Airport.
Authorities say a Utah man who was allegedly transporting marijuana worth $1.2 million in a plane was caught at a western Pennsylvania airport.
There is some potential good news for travelers who have a hard time going off-line while in the air.
Authorities were called to the scene after a plane went down in Beaver County this evening.
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the crash of an ultralight plane Saturday in Washington County.
An investigation is being conducted by the Federal Aviation Administration after several planes took off from a closed runway at Pittsburgh International Airport this week.
Passengers on a Delta Air Lines flight from Pittsburgh had to be evacuated from the plane this afternoon when it landed in Atlanta and caught fire. According to Delta Air Lines, Flight 2284 took off from Pittsburgh International Airport on time and landed in Atlanta just after 4 p.m.
Officials with the Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are investigating after a helicopter crashed to the ground late Saturday night while filming for a reality show near a college campus in Indiana County.
After reports nationwide of air traffic controllers falling asleep on the job, the Allegheny County Airport is on a list of 27 airports where the FAA will add an extra controller overnight.