American Airlines planes lined up on the tarmac at an airport.
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September 06, 2019 - 9:12 am
A mechanic for American Airlines appeared in court Friday after he was accused of trying to sabotage a commercial airliner.
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The severe weather is causing major headaches for travelers at Philadelphia International Airport. These travel snarls are having a ripple effect throughout the Northeast.
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Kim Glovas
April 23, 2019 - 2:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An Allentown man is facing weapons charges after trying to take a loaded handgun onto a flight out of Philadelphia International Airport. When the unidentified man put his carry-on bag onto the conveyor belt at the security checkpoint at the airport, a Transportation...
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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.
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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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Ethiopian relatives of crash victims grieve at the site where the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed shortly after takeoff on Sunday killing all 157 on board, near Bishoftu, south-east of Addis Ababa, in Ethiopia, on Thursday, March 14, 2019.
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March 16, 2019 - 12:56 pm
By David Koenig AP Airlines Writer (AP) — Investigators at a lab in France and a field in Ethiopia are looking for clues into the second deadly accident involving Boeing's newest jetliner, while DNA testing has started to identify the remains of victims. As the investigation proceeds, more details...
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A worker walks next to a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane parked at Boeing Field, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Seattle.
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March 14, 2019 - 10:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — In an era of unprecedented airline safety, Boeing's newest version of its best-selling airliner has crashed twice in less than six months, killing 346 people and delivering a massive blow to the company's reputation. More than 40 countries either grounded the planes or refused to...
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An Air Canada Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft
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March 13, 2019 - 2:45 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is issuing an emergency order Wednesday grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft "effective immediately," in the wake of the crash of an Ethiopian Airliner that killed 157 people , President Donald Trump said. Many nations had already barred the Boeing 737 Max 8...
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The python was taken into quarantine.
Courtesy Paul Airlie
February 25, 2019 - 12:10 pm
By Rob Picheta, CNN (CNN) -- It's the Samuel L. Jackson sequel we've all been waiting for: A Scottish woman has survived a real-life case of a snake on a plane, finding a python curled up in her shoe after a 9,000 mile flight from Australia. Moira Boxall was shocked to discover a live spotted...
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If you're planning to travel to Chicago for this weekends Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Bears playoff game, you have plenty of options.
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Paul Kurtz
January 03, 2019 - 4:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're planning to travel to Chicago for this weekend's Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Bears playoff game, you have plenty of options. It's been a busy week for South Philadelphia-based AAA Travel Agent Karen Fischer. "My phone started to ring Dec. 31, New Year's...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, file photo, members of the National Transportation Safety Committee lift a box containing the flight data recorder from a crashed Lion Air jet onboard a rescue ship anchored in the waters of Tanjung Karawang, Indones
AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago, File
November 27, 2018 - 8:59 pm
(AP) — Lion Air pilots struggled to maintain control of a Boeing jet as its automatic safety system repeatedly pushed the plane's nose down, according to a draft of a preliminary report by Indonesian authorities investigating last month's deadly crash. The investigators are focusing on whether...
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A plow removes snow at an entrance of the Kansas Turnpike near Lawrence, Kan., Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018.
AP Photo/Orlin Wagner
November 25, 2018 - 3:28 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A winter storm blanketed much of the central Midwest with snow on Sunday at the end of the Thanksgiving weekend, bringing blizzard-like conditions that grounded hundreds of flights and forced the closure of major highways on one of the busiest travel days of the year. "It's going to...
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