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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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