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American Airlines plane gets hit by a laser

  On Tuesday an American Airline flight reported being hit by a laser near Meacham Airport at 10,000 feet. “This nonsense happens multiple times at night in cities all across the United States” said Lynn Lunsford, a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) spokesman, who also cleared out that no one was injured.

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LA airports are the least safe

A report from the Federal Aviation Administration (F.A.A.) has found that Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and two others nearby have the worst safety record for the country’s largest airports. Of the 25 largest US airports, Long Beach Airport, John Wayne Airport and Los Angeles had the first, second, and third worst incursion rates. Nationally, the number of incidents has …

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