American Airlines Emergency Landing in NYC

Sunday, April 3, 2011
By George Hatcher

What: American Airlines Boeing 757-200 en route from Boston,MA to Saint Thomas US Virgin Islands
Where: Atlantic
When: Apr 3rd 2011
Who: 157 aboard
Why: While en route, the flight developed a problem with cabin pressure. The flight was 150nm southeast of New York City at the time. They descended to 10,000 feet for the sake of the pressure.

Then the pilots diverted to jfk to make a safe landing.

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