Flying

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KDKA’s Kristine Sorensen’s Exclusive Look At What It’s Like To Be “Mary Poppins”

Mary Poppins flew into Pittsburgh this week with the CLO’s production at the Benedum Center. Get an inside look here!

06/11/2015

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FAA Is Investigating Drone Near-Miss With Television Chopper

This video shot from News Chopper 2 shows an unidentified drone sweeping across the sky after coming within 10 feet of the chopper — twice — at an altitude at least double the allowable drone maximum of 400 hundred feet.

05/15/2015

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FAA Investigating After Drone Nearly Collides With KDKA News Chopper

NewsChopper 2 had a close encounter with a drone while flying over a massive fire in Squirrel Hill.

05/15/2015

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US Airways Likely To Stop Flying This Fall

After more than 75 years of flying, the end is near for US Airways.

05/12/2015

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Northgate H.S. Students Up To The Challenge Of Bringing “Mary Poppins” To Stage

Some local students are flying high over the chance to perform “Mary Poppins” this year at their school.

02/25/2015

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How To Survive A Red-Eye Flight

Sometimes taking a red-eye flight is unavoidable and these flights can be a miserable experience for those not used to them. Do not let taking a red-eye cause you to be uncomfortable. The following tips will help you survive your upcoming red-eye flight.

01/13/2015

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How To Survive A Long Flight

Make a few plans ahead of time and pack accordingly to ensure you survive your upcoming long flight.

12/25/2014

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Local Congressmen Call For Travel Ban To, From Ebola-Affected African Countries

Did the late Thomas Eric Duncan enter the United States under false pretenses, covering up his exposure to Ebola in Liberia to customs officials?

10/14/2014

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Legendary ‘Memphis Belle’ Arrives In Pittsburgh

Weekend visitors to Allegheny County Airport will get a chance to see the “Memphis Belle.”

08/11/2014

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FAA Drone Rules Spark Outcry From Local Businesses

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.

07/24/2014

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Unidentified Tick-Like Bugs Cause Concern For Residents

The Allegheny County Health Department says they have been getting a lot of calls about swarms of unidentified flying objects, some sort of black bug that looks like a tick.

06/30/2014

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FAA, Police Investigating Drone Over PNC Park During Pirates – Mets Game

Police were called Thursday after someone allegedly flew a drone over PNC Park during last night’s Pirates game.

06/27/2014

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Hays Eaglet Takes Tumble, Appears To Be OK

It was a rough weekend for one of the eaglets at the nest in Hays.

06/23/2014

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First Bald Eaglet Leaves The Nest

Have you checked out the Hays bald eagle cam lately?

06/20/2014

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Tips For Air Travel With Kids

Flying with kids can be a trying experience. Be prepared and know what to expect when arriving at the airport and your air travel experience with your kids will be less stressful.

06/18/2014

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