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Small Plane Crashes in Baker City, OR; Two Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Baker City, Oregon, on August 11th. It is believed that the plane flying from Caldwell, Idaho, was on its way to Baker City Municipal Airport when it went down. There were two people aboard at the time; both were killed in the crash. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Eugene Airport

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-3728 suffered a bird strike near Eugene, Oregon, on June 9th. The incident happened when the plane flying from Salt Lake City, Utah, was on approach to Eugene Airport. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crashes in Salem, OR; Pilot Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Blue Skies Farm airport in Salem, Oregon, on June 4th. Authorities said the Kit Fox 1 plane crashed in the 6700 block of Lardon Road Northeast. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. He was identified as Norman Newton, 40 of Salem. The... »

Delta Air Lines Flight Diverts to Tulsa due to Unruly Passenger

By George Hatcher

Delta Air Lines flight 1156 made an emergency landing in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on May 30th. The plane heading from Portland, Oregon, to Atlanta, Georgia, was diverted due to an unruly passenger. The plane landed safely. The unruly passenger was removed from the plane and was detained for questioning. Download article as PDF »

Alaska Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at PDX Airport

By George Hatcher

Alaska Airlines flight AS-959 made an emergency landing in Portland, Oregon, on May 13th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Phoenix, Arizona, was on short final to PDX airport when the crew reported a possible fire on-board. The plane landed safely and was attended by emergency services. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

Horizon Air Plane Returns to Portland due to Smell of Smoke

By George Hatcher

Horizon Air flight QX-2794 had to return and make an emergency landing in Portland, Oregon, on April 28th. The plane took off for Albuquerque, New Mexico, but had to return shortly afterwards due to smell of smoke in the cabin. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article... »

Two Injured After Small Plane Crashes in Oregon

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Hillsboro, Oregon, on April 26th. Gennaro Avolio, 88, and his passenger Gary Hagstrom, 73, were aboard the plane when it went down in an orchard. Both occupants of the plane were seriously injured. They were taken to a hospital in Portland, Oregon. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at PDX

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1551 made an emergency landing in Portland, Oregon, on February 25th. The Boeing 737-900 plane took off from Newark, New Jersey, but blew a tire during departure. The crew decided to continue the flight and requested assistance at Portland Airport. The plane landed safely and was towed to the gate. Everyone... »

United Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near PDX Airport

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1884 suffered a bird strike near Portland, Oregon, on February 10th. The incident happened when the Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Houston, Texas, was on approach to Portland International Airport. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Returns to San Francisco After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-5541 had to return and make an emergency landing in San Francisco, California, on November 22nd. The plane took off for Redmond, Oregon, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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