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Republic Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Bird Strike

Friday, August 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Republic Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Bird Strike

Republic Airlines flight YX-4675 had to reject takeoff from Columbus, Ohio, on August 8th. The plane was accelerating to takeoff for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, when the crew rejected takeoff due to a bird strike. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Republic Airways Flight Diverts to Washington Dulles International Airport

Friday, April 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Republic Airways Flight Diverts to Washington Dulles International Airport

Republic Airways flight YX-4411 made an emergency landing at Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, on April 26th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane heading from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, to Fort Myers, Florida, was diverted after the crew reported a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Republic Airways Plane Makes Safe Landing after Bird Strike

Thursday, December 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Republic Airways Plane Makes Safe Landing after Bird Strike

Republic Airways flight YX-3311 made a safe landing following a bird strike in Newark, New Jersey, on December 5th. The plane was flying from Saint Louis, Missouri, when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Republic Airways Flight Returns to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
By George Hatcher
Republic Airways Flight Returns to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

Republic Airways flight YX-4378 had to return and make an emergency landing at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, on May 24th. The plane took off for Memphis, Tennessee, but had to return shortly afterwards after its left engine emitted flames following a loud bang. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. It... »

Republic Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in New York due to Cabin Pressure

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
By George Hatcher
Republic Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in New York due to Cabin Pressure

Republic Airlines flight UA-3358 made a safe emergency landing at Buffalo Niagara International Airport, Buffalo, New York, on May 8th. The Embraer ERJ-175, en-route from Newark, New Jersey, was mid air when it encountered cabin pressure problem, prompting the plane to initiate an emergency descent. The plane landed successfully. All people onboard remained unharmed.... »

Republic Airways Plane Diverts to Pittsburgh after Cockpit Window Cracks

Sunday, January 24, 2016
By George Hatcher
Republic Airways Plane Diverts to Pittsburgh after Cockpit Window Cracks

Republic Airways flight YX-4447/AA-4447 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Pittsburgh International Airport, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on January 21st. The Embraer ERF-170, flying from Bentonville, Arkansas, to New York, was when its cockpit window cracked, causing the plane to divert. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Republic Airlines Plane Diverts to North Carolina after Smoke in Cockpit

Friday, October 30, 2015
By George Hatcher
Republic Airlines Plane Diverts to North Carolina after Smoke in Cockpit

Republic Airlines flight YX-4488/AA-4488 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport, Morrisville, North Carolina, on October 28. The Embraer ERJ-170, flying from Philadelphia, to Jacksonville, had to make an emergency landing due to smoke in cockpit. The plane landed uneventfully. All 69 people aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

Republic Airlines Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Bradley International Airport

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
By George Hatcher
Republic Airlines Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Bradley International Airport

Republic Airlines flight 3880 had to make an emergency landing at Bradley International Airport in Hartford County, Connecticut, on April 2. The plane, heading from Newark, New Jersey, to Burlington, Vermont, had to be diverted after the pilot reported engine problems. The plane landed uneventfully and all 71 passengers and 4 crew members remained... »

Denver Emergency Landing

Monday, April 29, 2013
By George Hatcher

Republic Flight 1557, operated as Frontier Airlines lost pressure and dropped from 24,200 to 28,600 feet over Aspen, and returned to Denver where it made an emergency landing. The cabin did not depressurize and the oxygen masks did not descend, but the crew descended to deal with the cabin pressure issue. The ERJ-190 made... »

Flight Attendant Shakedown at OK Corral (Read on a Stolen iPad)

Monday, September 24, 2012
By George Hatcher
Flight Attendant Shakedown at OK Corral (Read on a Stolen iPad)

Flight attendants made the news this weekend with one flight attendant bringing her gun to work even though it was not Bring Your GUn to Work day. (Note: It is NEVER bring your gun to work day for a flight attendant, even if you have a valid Chester County permit to carry a concealed... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • One Person Dead Following Plane Crash in SW Miami-Dade
    Police say one person is dead following a plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade.
  • Plane Crashes After Declaring Mid-Air Emergency Near Miami Executive Airport
    MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Authorities haven't confirmed whether the pilot of a small plane that crashed near Miami Executive Airport Sunday survived. plane crash Plane Crashes After Declaring Mid Air Emergency Near Miami Executive Airport. Emergency crews respond to a plane crash outside of Miami ...
  • One dead in plane crash near Miami Executive Airport
    One person died in a plane crash Sunday afternoon in Southwest Miami-Dade, Miami-Dade police said. An FAA statement said the pilot was the only person on the plane: “A Piper PA 60 aircraft crashed approximately one and a half miles west of the Miami Executive Airport today at 2:50pm. The pilot ...
  • 50th Anniversary of Otis Redding's death, crash in Lake Monona
    MADISON (WKOW) -- Musical historians say the story of soul music legend Otis Redding is a tragic one. Ironically, Redding didn't reach the height of his fame until after his death in a small plane crash outside of Madison, 50 years ago today. Archival information says it's unclear what went wrong during ...
  • One Person Dead Following Plane Crash in SW Miami-Dade
    Miami-Dade Police said one person is dead following a small plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade. Rescue crews rushed to the site of a downed plane Southwest Miami-Dade County Sunday afternoon. The incident happened in the area of Southwest 121st Street and Southwest 157th Avenue.
  • Plane remains submerged after bodies recovered from Lake Harney crash site
    SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - The bodies of a pilot and two trainees were recovered Saturday evening from a plane that crashed into Lake Harney Friday, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. Related Headlines. Plane crash in Lake Harney. Bodies recovered in Lake Harney plane crash, ...
  • Inspector on plane crash off Sussex coast
    Inspector on plane crash off Sussex coast. Mar 30, 1:40 PM. 0:001:00. See more options Embed Code. Facebook twitter Google+ · Playlist Embed. You need to be logged in to post a comment ...
  • 2 dead after plane crashes into home and bursts into flames
    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — A single-engine plane with four people aboard crashed into a Clairemont home and burst into flames Saturday, killing two passengers and destroying the house, authorities said. The accident occurred about 4:35 p.m. when the Beech B36 Bonanza crash-landed in the baseball field ...
  • The Crown Recap: School Days
    But to his eye, Charles is growing up in the middle of ruinous luxury and he's spoiled by overindulgence. After all, Charles has parents! His sister didn't die in a horrible plane crash! He needs toughening up. The sad irony is that far from overindulgence, Charles is most in need of a parent to hug […]
  • Small plane plummets into San Diego house, killing two
    Two people were killed when a small plane crashed Saturday into a house in San Diego, authorities said. The crash occurred shortly before 5 p.m. in the city's Clairemont neighborhood, a few miles north of downtown, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. Two of the four people aboard ...

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