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All passengers and crew are reported safe and uninjured after a Myanmar National Airlines plane made a scheduled but emergency landing at Mandalay International Airport on only its rear landing wheels.
Aung Thura via AP
May 12, 2019 - 4:02 am
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A Myanmar National Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Mandalay International Airport on Sunday, using only its rear wheels after the front landing gear failed to deploy. All 82 passengers and seven crew members aboard Flight UB103 from Yangon were declared safe after...
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A preliminary report finds that the crew of the Ethiopian Airlines jet that crashed last month performed all the procedures recommended by Boeing but could not control the plane.
Mulugeta Ayene/AP Photo, File
April 04, 2019 - 7:05 pm
By Elias Meseret ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet suffered from faulty readings by a key sensor, and pilots followed Boeing's recommended procedures when the plane started to nose dive but could not avoid crashing, according to a preliminary report released Thursday by...
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Passengers on a British Airways flight from London's City Airport to Dusseldorf in Germany were met with a surprise when their plane touched down -- in the Scottish capital, Edinburgh.
Fabrice Coffrin/AFP/Getty Images via CNN
March 26, 2019 - 9:25 pm
By Emily Dixon and Gianluca Mezzofiore, CNN (CNN) -- Passengers on a British Airways flight from London's City Airport to Dusseldorf in Germany were met with a surprise Monday morning when their plane touched down Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. The travel error happened because of an...
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A volunteer gives out balloons printed with MH370 during a Day of Remembrance for MH370 event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sunday, March 3, 2019.
Vincent Thian/AP Photo
March 03, 2019 - 9:04 am
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's transport minister said Sunday that the government is open to new proposals from U.S. technology firm Ocean Infinity or any other companies to resume the hunt for Flight 370, as families of passengers marked the fifth anniversary of the jet's mysterious...
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Dreamstime
January 07, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Airline seats are small — and even smaller if your co-passenger is large. A British Airways passenger sued the airline for back injuries he claims were caused by having to sit next to a 6-foot-4-inch, 300-pound man who was...
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Dreamstime
November 28, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We've all heard the song "All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth," but I can assure you that your hosts will be surprised if that's all you show up with. For those flying to see loved ones for the holidays, there...
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Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
September 06, 2018 - 4:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police say a dozen passengers aboard arriving flights from Germany and France were quarantined at U.S. Customs and Border Protection at Philadelphia International Airport after complaints of flu-like symptoms upon arrival. A Philadelphia police spokesman...
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Rising fuel prices are pressuring airline profits. That means airlines will charge higher airfare.
Saul Loeb/Getty Images via CNN
July 04, 2018 - 11:43 am
By Nathaniel Meyersohn (CNN Money) -- Flying to the beach may be more expensive this summer. Rising fuel prices are pressuring airline profits. That means airlines will charge higher airfare. It's difficult to predict how much more expensive seats will become or the timing of fare increases, but...
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U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May
United States Coast Guard
Molly Daly
June 27, 2018 - 2:02 pm
CAPE MAY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities have arrested the man accused of taking a small plane from his family's banner towing business on a wild joyride over Wildwood Sunday before landing it on the beach at the U.S. Coast Guard Training Center in Cape May, then fleeing the scene. Cape May...
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Flames and smoke rise from an Air National Guard C-130 cargo plane after it crashed near Savannah, Ga., Wednesday, May 2, 2018.
James Lavine via AP
May 03, 2018 - 1:00 pm
By Russ Bynum and Danica Coto, Associated Press PORT WENTWORTH, Ga. (AP) — An aging C-130 Hercules that rescued and resupplied U.S. citizens after last year's hurricanes crashed onto a Georgia highway during what was supposed to be its final flight, killing all nine Puerto Ricans on board. The huge...
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