Aviation & Space Law

Cybersecurity

Did passenger control plane by hacking into its computer? FBI probes Twitter claims

Real Estate & Property Law

TSA returns $100K watch forgotten by traveler, after investigating ownership claim

Criminal Justice

Judge: Woman with history of stowaway attempts will be jailed if she keeps going to airports

Criminal Justice

Serial stowaway attempter is charged with trespassing at Chicago airports

Aviation & Space Law

No working restroom on your plane? FAA allows it, passengers learn

Aviation & Space Law

Airline crash occurred in Europe, but attorneys are pondering possible US lawsuit

Religious Law

Should air travelers switch seats for passengers with religious scruples? Paralegal holds her ground

Aviation & Space Law

Germanwings co-pilot’s browser showed research on suicide and cockpit door security

Aviation & Space Law

Deadly Alps crash by co-pilot leads to recommendations for changes in aviation regulations

Civil Rights

TSA agrees to stop singling out black women for hair pat-downs at airports

Aviation & Space Law

Prosecutor: Co-pilot intentionally crashed plane into French Alps, killing 150

Precedents

March 9, 1953: A state secrets doctrine is born

Criminal Justice

Serial stowaway attempter flies again, is arrested in Florida

Aviation & Space Law

Record fine of up to $1.6M imposed on Southwest over planes sitting for hours on tarmac

Aviation & Space Law

Drone video posted on YouTube raises safety, privacy concerns for one Illinois town

Aviation & Space Law

Close ‘mind-boggling’ loophole, screen airline workers for guns, lawmaker tells TSA

Aviation & Space Law

Amid talk of possible carry-on ban, plane passenger charged with using backpack as dangerous weapon

Trials & Litigation

Billionaire’s fraud suit says lawyer transferred $49M for space flight venture to offshore company

@LawScribbler

Firms bet on growth potential of drone law

Health Law

Officials not amused by airline passenger’s claimed Ebola joke, send hazmat team onto plane