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Emergency Landing

Bomb Threat Forces Jet To Make Emergency Landing

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2012 | Travel

(Repeats without changes to story text) SEOUL, April 11 (Reuters) - A Korean Air passenger jet made an emergency landing at a Canadia...

Drunk Passenger Tries To Steal Alcohol, Grounds Plane

Posted 03.16.2012 | Travel

A Thomson Airways flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Canada Tuesday after a drunken passenger became unruly, reports the Daily Mail. ...

WATCH: Emergency Landing Closes Newark Airport

AP | Posted 04.28.2012 | Travel

NEWARK, N.J. — Newark Liberty Airport has reopened after a United Express flight from Atlanta made an emergency landing, forcing an hour-long sh...

Pilot Dies Mid-Flight

Reuters | Posted 04.16.2012 | World

PRAGUE, Feb 15 (Reuters) - A Czech Airlines plane made an emergency landing in Prague on Wednesday after the captain collapsed and died in mid-fligh...

Passenger Jet Makes Emergency Landing

AP | PETER MORRISON | Posted 04.08.2012 | World

BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) — A passenger plane made a safe emergency landing Tuesday after developing technical problems, Belfast International ...

Why Can't Airlines Get It Right?

Tiffany Hawk | Posted 03.16.2012 | Travel
Tiffany Hawk

I'm not denying that there are bad flight attendants out there. God knows I've seen them. Hell, on a really bad flight, I've probably been one. But lately, when it comes to high-profile airline "horror stories" the problem is usually the passenger.

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Vermont

AP | Posted 02.27.2012 | Travel

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. — A Vermont airport responded to two emergency landings in one day Wednesday. A Delta flight carrying 33 passengers and t...

Jet Makes Emergency Landing With One Engine

AP | Posted 02.10.2012 | Travel

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — An engine shut down on a United Airlines jetliner Sunday, forcing it to make an emergency landing in western Colorado wi...

Airplane Crash Lands In Poland

Posted 01.01.2012 | Travel

A Boeing 767 operated by LOT Polish Airlines crash landed at Warsaw's Chopin Airport Tuesday after its landing gear failed to deploy, reports the Asso...

Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Colorado Springs

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A Southwest Airlines flight from Phoenix has made an emergency landing at the Colorado Springs Airport after its pilot...

Plane Makes Emergency Landing On New Jersey Highway

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

HACKENSACK, N.J. — Authorities say a federally owned plane being used for local homeland security training made an emergency landing on Intersta...

American Airlines Jet Makes Emergency Landing In Jamaica

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

KINGSTON, Jamaica — An American Airlines jet en route to Miami from Ecuador has made an emergency landing in Jamaica. The airline says the jet ...

JFK Emergency Landing

AP | CRISTIAN SALAZAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A Moscow-bound flight carrying more than 200 people returned safely to John F. Kennedy International Airport after one of its two eng...

Tray Tables Stowed! Seats in the Upright Position!

Carolyn W. Paddock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Carolyn W. Paddock

Ever since Delta Connection flight 4951 made its emergency one-wheeled landing at JFK on September 25th, people have been asking me questions about the reasons for all the procedures. Remember, they were designed for your safety.

Another Emergency Landing, This Time By Skywest

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Two flights now have made emergency landings this week. First came news that a Delta connection flight made a stunning landing on Saturday night at ...

WATCH, UPDATE: Sparks Fly As Plane Makes Emergency Landing At JFK, Wing Dragging On Tarmac

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — With a flight attendant yelling "heads down, stay down," passengers cowered and prayed on a tense descent into John F. Kennedy Inter...

LA Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Montreal After Severe Turbulance, Three Injured

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

MONTREAL — A United Airlines flight bound from London to Los Angeles has been forced to make an emergency landing in Montreal after hitting seve...

Pomona Emergency Landing: Plane Safe After Landing On Highway 57

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

POMONA, Calif. — A small plane has landed safely on a state highway in eastern Los Angeles County. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ia...

Bird Strike Causes Plane To Make Emergency Landing

AP | BEN DOBBIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Two jetliners crossed paths with flocks of Canada geese shortly after taking off from airports on consecutive days in New York...

Aspen Emergency Landing: SkyWest Flight Forced Down After Smoke Enters Pilot Cabin

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ASPEN, Colo. — Officials say a jet carrying 74 people made an emergency landing at the Aspen, Colo., airport after smoke entered the pilot's cab...

Southwest Flight 1245 Makes Emergency Landing In Tampa

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

TAMPA, Fla. — An airline spokesman says an indicator light that warned of possible smoke aboard a Southwest Airlines flight forced the pilot to ...

Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Romania

AP | DRAGOS BOTA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TIMISOARA, Romania — A Romanian plane carrying 51 people made a safe emergency landing in western Romania and all the occupants escaped injury, ...

Twin Engine Cessna Makes Emergency Landing In California (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

MSNBC has some dramatic footage of a twin engine Cessna that was forced to make an emergency landing in Van Nuys, California Tuesday. WATCH: ...