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United Airlines Flight Diverts to Albuquerque after Co-Pilot Passes Out Mid-Air

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA1614 made an emergency landing in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on October 6. The Boeing 787 Dreamliner, heading from Houston, Texas to San Francisco, California, was diverted after the co-pilot fell unconscious. The plane, carrying around 250 passengers, landed uneventfully. The co-pilot was immediately shifted to hospital. Download article as PDF »

AA Jet Forced to Make Emergency Landing in Syracuse after Pilot Dies

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight 550 had to make an emergency landing at Syracuse Hancock International Airport, New York, on October 5. The co-pilot of the Airbus A320, en-route from Phoenix to Boston, diverted to Syracuse after the the pilot, Capt. Michael Johnston, 57, of Utah, suffered a heart attack and passed away mid-air. The plane... »

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  • Frontier Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport https://t.co/6U3Wjq14yI
    about 8 hours ago
  • Virgin Atlantic Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Cargo Smoke Indication https://t.co/JA5PpghhJV
    about 8 hours ago
  • American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Charlotte https://t.co/bpjWKqc53b
    about 8 hours ago
  • Air Wisconsin Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Tri-Cities Airport https://t.co/f9Qe7uhKHi
    about 8 hours ago
  • Ecuador: 24 Killed, 22 Injured in Tourist Bus Crash via @indiacom https://t.co/T61Dyrre58
    about 18 hours ago