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Philadelphia Plane Aborts Takeoff After Mechanical Failure

Posted 03.13.2014 | Crime

A plane was forced to abort takeoff at Philadelphia International Airport on Thursday evening after a mechanical issue. The US Airways flight was d...

U.S. Airport Workers Allege Unsafe Work Environment

AP | By KATHY MATHESON | Posted 07.07.2013 | Travel

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Wheelchair attendants at Philadelphia International Airport said Monday that defective equipment, lack of training and exposure ...

Flight Attendant's Gun Goes Off At Security

AP | Posted 09.24.2012 | Travel

PHILADELPHIA -- Investigators say a flight attendant forgot to take a gun out of her purse before leaving for work and the gun fired at Philadelphia I...

Man Stopped At Philly Airport After TSA Finds Fireworks

AP | PATRICK WALTERS | Posted 05.29.2012 | Travel

PHILADELPHIA — A Pennsylvania man was arrested and faces a federal charge after screeners found him trying to take powerful fireworks onto a cro...

Philly Runway Driver Charged In Federal Court

AP | Posted 05.12.2012 | Travel

PHILADELPHIA — The case against a man accused of driving an SUV onto the runway at Philadelphia International Airport is being transferred to fe...

Philly Airport Closed After Jeep Drives Onto Runway

Posted 06.19.2012 | Travel

Philadelphia International Airport was closed Thursday morning due to police activity. Around 10am, a black Jeep Cherokee manned by a 24-year-old m...

US Airways Plane Hit By Truck At Airport

Posted 11.23.2011 | Travel

A US Airways plane en route to Richmond, Virginia was hit by a baggage cart on the runway at Philadelphia International Airport on Friday morning. ...

Terminal Velocity: Stranded By Hurricane Hysteria

Rachel Dickinson | Posted 10.26.2011 | Travel
Rachel Dickinson

We were like the great unwashed, refugees banding together with a single purpose -- getting the hell out.