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Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Salina Regional Airport

Sunday, September 27, 2015
By George Hatcher
Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Salina Regional Airport

A United Express flight, operated by Shuttle America, made an emergency landing at Salina Regional Airport, Kansas, on September 25. Authorities said the pilot requested an emergency landing after noticing smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 70 passengers aboard at the time; one of them was treated for a nosebleed... »

Shuttle America Flight Diverts to Nashville

Thursday, September 26, 2013
By George Hatcher
Shuttle America Flight Diverts to Nashville

A Shuttle America/United Embraer ERJ-170 en route from Austin,TX to Newark,NJ developed a spoiler problem. Pilots diverted to Nashville where they made a safe landing. None of the 67 passengers or 4 crew sustained injury. Passengers were provided a later flight. Download article as PDF »

Atlanta Emergency Landing with Jammed Nose Wheels

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
By George Hatcher
Atlanta Emergency Landing with Jammed Nose Wheels

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Frank Robitaille What: United/Shuttle America Embraer ERJ-170 en route from Atlanta,GA to Newark,NJ Where: Newark When: Feb 27th 2012 6:20 p.m Who: 69 passengers and 4 crew Why: While on approach to Newark, the crew received a gear disagreement msg, and aborted their approach.... »

Denver to Toronto Returns after “pop” and smoke

Wednesday, November 23, 2011
By George Hatcher
Denver to Toronto Returns after “pop” and smoke

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Je89 W. What: United Airlines/Shuttle America Embraer ERJ-170 en route from Denver,CO to Toronto Where: Denver When: Nov 23rd 2011 Who: 68 passenger Why: While climbing out of Denver, passengers and crew smelled smoke in the cabin. A newscast said that passengers heard a... »

Turbulence Injures Attendent

Monday, April 25, 2011
By George Hatcher

What: United Airlines /Shuttle America Embraer ERJ-170 en route from Chicago to Newark Where: Detroit When: Apr 23rd 2011 Why: While en route, the flight encountered severe turbulence that injured a flight attendant. The pilot diverted to detroit and made a safe landing. It is not clear if the flight attendant was hospitalized in... »

NY: A Bumpy Ride injures 1

Monday, February 14, 2011
By George Hatcher
NY: A Bumpy Ride injures 1

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Patrick Kane What: Shuttle America/Delta Embraer ERJ-175 en route from Chicago to New York Where: New York When: Feb 4th 2011; 20:57 Who: 1 injury Why: While en route, the flight encountered severe turbulence, injuring one person aboard. It is not indicated if that... »

RSS Plane Crash News

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    Police say one person is dead following a plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade.
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    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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    about 5 hours ago
  • Bus Crash in Philippines Leaves 2 Dead, 26 Injured https://t.co/1N13kUH4Yd
    about 7 hours ago
  • 2 Killed, 2 Injured After Small Plane Crashes in San Diego https://t.co/h2efRVETMw
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  • Lufthansa Flight Returns to Munich due to Battery Issue https://t.co/OAEzvfyYIF
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  • Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Diverts to Porto Santo Island https://t.co/qiTnOr4hMY
    about 8 hours ago