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FAA Investigating Southwest/Baggage Weight

(CNN) - The FAA is investigating how Southwest Airlines calculates the weight of checked bags, in a probe that started a year ago. According to the Wall Street Journal, which broke the story, FAA officials and agency documents indicate…

New Boeing Folding Wing Tips Approved By FAA

(CNN) - Boeing's new 777 jetliner will have folding wings. The FAA approved the design last week. The wings are so big the tips have to fold upward after landing so the plane can park at airport gates. The…

FAA: United Flaw Unsafe Plane 23 Times

(CNN) - The government is accusing United Airlines of flying an unsafe plane. The FAA wants to fine United Airlines for purportedly operating an airplane quote that was "not in air-worthy condition." United mechanics replaced a fuel pump pressure switch…

Harrison Ford cleared by FAA

(WFRV) - Harrison Ford can keep on flying. The veteran actor's been cleared by the FAA. Ford's attorney said in a statement there won't be any sanctions against Ford for what happened at a southern California airport in February. The…