Emergency Landing

Plane on Beach
Ocean City Police
June 01, 2019 - 11:35 am
OCEAN CITY, NJ. (KYW Newsradio) -- A small, single-engine plane made an emergency landing on the beach in Ocean City, New Jersey on Saturday morning. Ocean City Police say the beach was empty when the plane landed on sand at 49th Street around 8:30 a.m. Well that's a first for me....A small plane...
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The Sukhoi SSJ100 aircraft of Aeroflot airlines is covered in fire retardant foam after an emergency landing in Sheremetyevo airport in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, May 5, 2019.
Moscow News Agency photo via AP
May 06, 2019 - 8:02 am
By Jim Heintz, Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — The plane that burst into flames while making an emergency landing at a Moscow airport, killing 41 of the 78 people on board, was without radio communications because of a lightning strike, Russian news media on Monday quoted the pilot as saying. A...
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In this image provided by Riccardo Dalla Francesca shows smoke rises from a fire on a plane at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport on Sunday, May 5, 2019.
Riccardo Dalla Francesca via AP
May 05, 2019 - 3:18 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — At least 40 people died when an Aeroflot airliner burst into flames while making an emergency landing at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport Sunday evening, officials said. The Sukhoi SSJ100 operated by national airline Aeroflot had 73 passengers and five crew members on board when it...
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The National Transportation Safety Board is onsite inspecting a Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport.
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Ian Bush
November 14, 2018 - 3:29 pm
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — Flight attendant Rachel Fernheimer recalled a violent shaking and a very loud "vroom" while she was in a bathroom on Flight 1380. But it wasn't turbulence, as she suspected. She opened the door to find smoke in the cabin and debris flying around. Fernheimer described...
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US, Russian astronauts safe after emergency landing
AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool
October 11, 2018 - 11:11 am
By Dmitry Lovetsky, Associated Press BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A booster rocket failed less than two minutes after launching an American and a Russian toward the International Space Station on Thursday, forcing their emergency — but safe — landing on the steppes of Kazakhstan. It was the latest...
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Post Malone
Evan Agostini/Invision/AP
August 21, 2018 - 1:52 pm
NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A private jet carrying rapper Post Malone blew two tires during takeoff at a small New Jersey airport on Tuesday but made a safe emergency landing hours later in upstate New York, prompting the rapper to thank fans who prayed for him and diss those who "wished death" on him...
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Southwest Plane
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Ian Bush
July 24, 2018 - 4:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Federal investigators have scheduled a hearing as they continue to study the deadly disaster earlier this year on Southwest Flight 1380, which was forced to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia. Engine failure is the subject of an investigative hearing, which...
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Photo from a Twitter post by Joe Marcus (@joeasaprap) on April 17, 2018 showing what appears to be the damaged engine on a Southwest Airlines airplane.
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Molly Daly
June 21, 2018 - 7:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Eight passengers on the Southwest Airlines Flight 1380, which had to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia back in April, filed suit in New York this week against the airline, Boeing, and three other companies. A preliminary National Transportation Safety Board...
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Photo credit: Justin Udo
Justin Udo
April 18, 2018 - 10:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The National Transportation Safety Board released more information Wednesday on why the engine failed on Southwest Airlines flight 1380 that left one person dead and several others injured. Officials say they is piecing together what went wrong with the engine on the...
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The National Transportation Safety Board is onsite inspecting a Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport.
@NTSB_Newsroom/Twitter via CNN
Kristen Johanson
April 18, 2018 - 12:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Authorities are now sifting through the charred and disheveled frame of Southwest Flight 1380, which resulted in one death and several injuries. Officials are beginning the extensive investigation as to what caused the plane to make an emergency landing at...
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