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Coast Guard suspends search for downed plane

Pilot departed from Waukesha

The Coast Guard says the pilot of a small airplane lost consciousness while flying and the plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia coast.

US Coast Guard searching Lake Michigan for plane

Small plane lost contact with air traffic controllers about a mile offshore

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Lake Michigan near Milwaukee by boat and air for a small plane that lost contact with air traffic controllers.

US Coast Guard searching Lake Michigan for plane

Small plane lost contact with air traffic controllers about a mile offshore

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Lake Michigan near Milwaukee by boat and air for a small plane that lost contact with air traffic controllers.

US Coast Guard searching Lake Michigan for plane

Small plane lost contact with air traffic controllers about a mile offshore

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching Lake Michigan near Milwaukee by boat and air for a small plane that lost contact with air traffic controllers.

EAA takes FAA to court over AirVenture fees

The Experimental Aircraft Association is asking a federal appeals court to review payments to the Federal Aviation Administration for air traffic control services during its annual convention.

EAA agrees to pay $450,000 to FAA

Fee paid under protest

The Experimental Aircraft Association has agreed to pay the Federal Aviation Administration $450,000 for air traffic control services during the upcoming AirVenture fly-in -- but under protest.

DOT: 149 small airport towers to stay open through Sept. 30

Federal legislation helps cancel closures

The Department of Transportation announced Friday it will continue operations at all 149 contract towers, including one in Janesville, through the end of the fiscal year as a result of recently enacted federal legislation.

FAA to staff some control towers; Janesville not included

Cutbacks the result of sequester

The Federal Aviation Administration says it will keep open 72 airport towers and other air traffic control facilities that were slated to close overnight as the result of automatic spending cuts imposed by Congress.

FAA: Pilot in crash flying in bad weather

The Federal Aviation Administration said a pilot who crash-landed on Interstate 94 in Racine County in October was flying in weather that left other pilots wondering what he was doing.

1 hurt in plane crash

Passenger taken to Rhinelander Hospital

Authorities said a passenger was injured when a plane crashed near Elcho in northeastern Wisconsin.

Victims identified in Burlington plane crash

Plane crashed just west of airport.

Walworth County sheriff's deputies have identified the victims in a plane crash Sunday just west of the Burlington airport that killed two people .

Victims identified in Burlington plane crash

Plane crashed just west of airport.

Walworth County sheriff's deputies have identified the victims in a plane crash Sunday just west of the Burlington airport that killed two people .

Migration Of Whooping Cranes Halted

The annual migration of juvenile whooping cranes from Wisconsin to Florida has been halted in Alabama after a complaint was filed with a federal agency.Operation Migration involves ultralight aircraft acting as "parent birds" to lead the young cranes south to…