The pilot was later identified as George Tucker, 27, of Ludlow, Vt., who was first seen swimming in the Connecticut River 50 feet away from the plane, Police Chief Patrick Connors said in a statement Thursday.
Authorities said the couple was shaken up but uninjured. The bystanders brought the couple to shore by boat.
A Washington man who was traveling on an American Airlines flight in January plead guilty on Thursday for interfering with the flight crew after he jumped on a beverage cart, pushed a flight attendant, attempted to strip when his flight was diverted.
Aviation pioneer Max Hazelton has a few tall tales to tell, not least when he was involved in flying rams to Argentina in defiance of union bans.
Boeing Co said on Friday “it is disappointing that geopolitical differences continue to constrain U.S. aircraft exports” while responding to China’s three biggest state-owned airlines buying 300 jets from French planemaker Airbus SE .
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The midair collision was witnessed by people on the ground who reported a booming crash and a large fireball. The pilot of a fighter plane ejected, the pilot of the Super Hercules made a safe landi…
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During the latest incident, the journalist posted an image from inside the aircraft with no other passengers in sight.
Investigators on Monday found a small fire at the scene where “there did not appear to be any survivors.”
Pilot reported plane had engine problems before safely landing on Quinnipiac River in Connecticut – The Boston Globe
The pilot and two passengers, along with their dog, were able to get out of the plane on their own and were not injured, officials said. They were assisted by a good samaritan in a boat who managed to reach the plane before first-responders arrived.
Attorneys for several passengers of a plane that caught fire have initiated lawsuits against the Dominican based airline.
Wheelchair-using BBC journalist stranded on plane for the second time this year, says UK airports are ‘consistently crap’
BBC Security Correspondent Frank Gardner was stranded on a flight at Gatwick airport after staff failed to assist him off the plane
Erratic passenger ‘stood up and began screaming while taking off his clothes,’ says Montana Atorney’s Office
‘Just WHY are UK airports so consistently crap at getting disabled people off planes?’ rages BBC’s security correspondent
The pilot was trying to land it at Tweed Airport, but instead landed it in the river.
Security correspondent, who uses wheelchair, says UK airports are consistently bad at getting disabled people off planes
Arlington-based Eviation is preparing to fly its all-electric plane for the first time. The critical test of the technology comes after investors poured more funding into electric aviation startups in 2021 than in the previous decade combined.
A private plane made an emergency landing Thursday afternoon in the Quinnipiac River.
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Washington man admits to jumping on beverage cart and trying to strip mid-flight, forcing plane to divert
An unruly passenger who jumped on a beverage cart and tried to strip mid-flight pleaded guilty to one count of interference with flight members and attendants.
Two people and a dog were helped to shore by bystanders after their small single-engine plane landed in a Connecticut River.