U.S. Air And Marine Predator Drones Launch For Missions Overlooking U.S.-Mexico Border

Nevada Behind In Commercial Drone Use

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal records show that the number of Nevada companies approved to fly drones lags far behind states like California and Arizona. Six Nevada companies are allowed to fly commercial drones, compared to […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/05/2015

Plane crash in Henderson, Nevada. Sunday, July 19, 2015. photo courtesy Stinger Media Group

4 Survive Henderson Plane Crash

2 critically injured near Henderson Airport


Allegiant Airlines file photo

Allegiant Faces $260,000 Fine By FAA

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air, LLC faces a fine of more than $260,000 for an alleged offense related to drug and alcohol testing. The Federal Aviation Administration said Friday that it is proposing […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/29/2015

Brush fire near Laughlin, NV following small plane crash Sunday May 17, 2015. (photo courtesy ktnv)

Plane In Laughlin Crash Was Headed To Phoneix

1 dead, 3 injured; brush fire now under control


(Photo credit: JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Wreckage Investigated After Small Plane Vanishes Over Desert

BAKER, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say possible wreckage has been spotted in Mojave Desert mountains during a search for a small airplane that disappeared during a flight from Southern California to Nevada. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/21/2015

File photo of airport. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Wet Weather Prompts Delays at McCarran

LAS VEGAS  (AP) — A wet Pacific storm that drenched California moved into southern Nevada, bringing steady rain and causing flight delays at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. Airport spokeswoman Christine Crews said arrivals were […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/12/2014

File photo of a drone. (credit: AUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Drones Banned From International Balloon Fiesta

Hundreds of hot air balloons fill the sky just as the sun rises over the mountains bordering the city’s eastern edge. In the opposite direction, the view is just as awesome, with the wave of colorful orbs and special shapes standing out against the backdrop of a cottonwood forest and the Rio Grande.


KXNT File Photo

Laser Pointer Gets Henderson Man Two Years

Case involved lasers pointed at Metro Police helicopters


Air traffic control tower under construction at McCarran International Airport. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Costly Delay For New Airport Control Tower

Authorities say a construction error will delay completion of a $99 million Federal Aviation Administration tower at McCarran International Airport, and could cost millions of dollars to fix.


File photo of an ambulance. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Officials: 1 Dead In Small Plane Crash In Dayton

Authorities say one person has died from a small plane crash discovered Tuesday afternoon near Dayton Valley Airpark.