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Small plane with flat tire delays commercial flights at Blue Grass airport

Blue Grass Airport said Sunday flights in and out were delayed because a small plane got a flat tire on the runway.

Dale Earnhardt Jr., family and crew survive fiery plane crash

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will take the weekend off from broadcasting to be with his wife and daughter after the three were in a plane crash landing Thursday near Bristol Motor Speedway.

Cargo plane lands at CVG after being struck by lightning

DHL cargo plane landed at Northern Kentucky International Airport around 2:30 Monday morning

Boeing jet grounded in much of world after Ethiopia crash

Much of the world, including the entire European Union, grounded the Boeing jetliner involved in the Ethiopian Airlines crash or banned it from their airspace, leaving the United States as one of the few remaining operators of the plane involved in two deadly accidents in just five months.

China, Ethiopia order MAX 8 planes grounded after crash

China’s civilian aviation authority ordered all Chinese airlines to ground their Boeing 737 Max 8 planes indefinitely on Monday after one of the aircraft crashed in Ethiopia.

Blue Grass Airport sets new passenger record in 2018

A record number of passengers traveled through Lexington's Blue Grass Airport in 2018.

Pilot’s emergency call didn’t specify problem

All five passengers killed; nobody on the ground was hurt.

Bluegrass Airport returns to normal operations

The airport still recommends you check it before leaving for your flight or to pick someone up.

UPDATE: Chicago fires 2 officers in United passenger dragging case

The Chicago Department of Aviation fired two security officers involved in dragging a doctor from Kentucky off a United Airlines flight after he refused to give up his seat.

Kentucky woman cited for having gun at West Virginia airport

A Kentucky woman has been cited after trying to bring a loaded gun onto a plane at a West Virginia airport.

UPDATE: Two people dead after plane crash in Western Kentucky

Officials have removed human remains from the site of a Friday plane crash in Hopkinsville to send for autopsies.

Kentucky governor says multiple fatalities from plane crash

Authorities say a small plane has crashed in southern Kentucky, and Gov. Matt Bevin said there were multiple fatalities.

Official: Pilot, co-pilot dead in plane crash

An airport official says two people have been killed after a cargo plane contracted by UPS went off the runway and over a hillside at a West Virginia airport.

Attorney: United passenger treated in Chicago

The man dragged from a full United Airlines flight is a Kentucky physician who was convicted more than a decade ago of felony charges involving his prescribing of drugs.

Chicago, United lambasted over man dragged off plane

Several minutes after a passenger recorded a video watched around the world that showed security officers dragging another passenger off an overbooked United Express flight at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, a smaller snippet of video showed an even more troubling scene.

NTSB Says Pilot Error To Blame In Plane Crash That Killed 4

The National Transportation Safety Board's says pilot error was to blame in a plane crash that killed four people in western Kentucky.

UPDATE: Goalkeeper who initially survived crash dies

An official investigation has begun into a plane crash involving 72 passengers and 9 crew members, including members of a Brazilian club soccer team, that took place near Jose Maria Cordova International Airport in Medellin, Colombia just before 10 p.m. Monday night.

Invasive plant detected at Cave Run Lake near Morehead

Kentucky officials say an invasive aquatic plant has been discovered in several areas of Cave Run Lake near Morehead and are asking that precautions be taken to help prevent its spread.

10 years later: Remembering the 49 lives lost on Comair Flight 5191

Ten years ago today, 49 people lost their lives on board Comair flight 5191. It was taking off from Blue Grass Airport and headed to Atlanta. But the plane barely got off the ground before it crashed.

Volleyball tournament raises $10,000 in ten years after deadly Lexington plane crash

Players inside the Kentucky Basketball Academy gym remember that fateful day in August, almost ten years ago. The lives of 49 people, mostly from Lexington, were taken too soon when Comair flight 5191 crashed at Blue Grass Airport.

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UK golfers finish 1-2 in Lexington City Golf Championship

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