Federal Aviation Administration

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.

08/08/2014

ScanEagle drone / photo courtesy Boeing

Drone Testing To Begin In Nevada

First flight set for summer

06/10/2014

(photo: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Federal Grants To Help Rural Nevada Airports

Harry Reid makes multi-million dollar announcement

05/21/2014

File photo of a helicopter. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

FAA: Utah Helicopter Company Broke Drug Test Rules

Federal officials are proposing a $55,000 fine against a Utah helicopter tour company accused of violating drug and alcohol testing regulations.

03/04/2014

An aerial picture of the Grand Canyon in Arizona taken on July 1, 2013 from around 30,000 feet. (credit:  JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

FAA To Allow More Air Tours At Grand Canyon

Air tour operators that use aircraft with quiet technology will be able to fly more people over the Grand Canyon.

02/05/2014

File photo of a drone. (credit: General Atomics/Getty Images)

Utah, Nevada, Others Await FAA Drone Testing Decision

Officials in Utah, Nevada and 22 other states are eagerly awaiting the Federal Aviation Administration’s selection of six sites where the agency will test and develop standards for drones.

12/28/2013

(Photo by NOAA/NASA GOES Project via Getty Images)

Balloon Rides To ‘Space’ For $75,000 A Seat

A company is planning on allowing people to ride higher than 98,000 feet above Earth’s atmosphere in a specially designed balloon for $75,000 a person.

10/23/2013

File photo of plane landing. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Flight Leaving Las Vegas Lands Safely After Losing Power In One Engine

Authorities say a flight from Las Vegas to the Phoenix suburb of Mesa with federal immigration detainees aboard landed safely after losing power in one engine.

07/17/2012

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