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Ryanair Flight Returns to Rhodes After Dog Strike

Ryanair Flight Returns to Rhodes After Dog Strike

Ryanair flight FR-1431 had to return and make an emergency landing at Rhodes Airport, Greece, on November 5th.

The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Athens, Greece, but suffered a dog strike during takeoff.

The crew subsequently turned back and landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

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Pilot ‘heroically’ weaved between cars before fatal crash into building, IL officials say

Witnesses said they could hear the plane ‘sputter’ overhead before a daring attempt to land along a roadway.

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Texas High students set their sights on building an airplane

Texas High students set their sights on building an airplane
TEXARKANA, Texas – Texarkana, Texas ISD is inspiring their students to reach for the sky.

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Jet lands dangerously close to plane spotters, scaring onlookers

Jet lands dangerously close to plane spotters, scaring onlookers

A Wizz Air plane was captured landing eye-poppingly close to a crowd of spectators standing along a beach near Greece’s quirky Skiathos Airport on August 5, viral video shows.

Footage filmed by pilot Demetrios Gregoriou shows the spectacular moment when the large aircraft, flying in from Naples, spooked tourists watching the low landing steps from the runway.

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2 killed when small plane crashes on roadway in Illinois

Two people are dead after a single-engine plane they were in crashed on a roadway in the small central Illinois community of Hanna City.

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Pilot injured in Searsmont plane crash

Pilot injured in Searsmont plane crash
A pilot was injured on Saturday afternoon after the single-engine plane he was flying crashed in a private airfield off Route 131.

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2 Ottawa residents killed in Port Hope plane crash | CBC News

Police said the plane’s two occupants, 74-year-old Alvin Crosby and 72-year-old Suzanne Parent of Ottawa, were pronounced dead at the scene.

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2 dead in Illinois after single-engine aircraft crashes on highway

2 dead in Illinois after single-engine aircraft crashes on highway
Two were left dead Saturday after a small, single-engine aircraft crashed on a stretch of Route 116 in Hanna City, Illinois.

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Life-Saving Sisters: Twins from Wayland describe how they helped save a woman aboard a plane midflight

Life-Saving Sisters: Twins from Wayland describe how they helped save a woman aboard a plane midflight
BOSTON (WHDH) – Two sisters from Wayland are describing how they sprang into action to save a passenger’s life midflight last week.Wayland Firefighter and Paramedic…

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I flew on United’s aging Boeing 767-300ER from Boston to London in economy and the updated cabin made the plane feel like new

I flew on United’s aging Boeing 767-300ER from Boston to London in economy and the updated cabin made the plane feel like new
United has retrofitted most of its Boeing 767-300ER aircraft, some of which are nearing 30 years old, with improved business and economy seats.

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‘I could see the Ground THROUGH the Floor of the Cockpit of the Plane.’ The Shocking Story of the T-33 Pilot who Watched a Nuclear Bomb Test without Safety Glasses – The Aviation Geek Club

‘I could see the Ground THROUGH the Floor of the Cockpit of the Plane.’ The Shocking Story of the T-33 Pilot who Watched a Nuclear Bomb Test without Safety Glasses – The Aviation Geek Club
‘I could see the ground THROUGH the floor of the cockpit of the plane.’ The shocking story of the T-33 pilot who watched a nuclear bomb test

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The First Woman To Design A Plane Was Not Allowed To Fly It | Cracked.com

The First Woman To Design A Plane Was Not Allowed To Fly It | Cracked.com
This is why we need to get rid of licenses.

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Hero father restrains woman who stripped to underwear on plane

Hero father restrains woman who stripped to underwear on plane
Phillip O’Brien, 35, was a passenger on the Jet2 flight from Lanarca, Cyprus to Manchester on Tuesday 9 August when a woman, in her 30s, caused the panicked scene shortly after take-off.

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Watch as woman ‘who stripped & shouted “Allahu Akbar” on Jet2 plane’ is cuffed

Watch as woman ‘who stripped & shouted “Allahu Akbar” on Jet2 plane’ is cuffed
THIS is the shocking moment a woman stripped and ran through a Jet2 plane screaming “Allahu Akbar” before being taken out by a hero dad and arrested. Phillip O’Brien, 35, sprung i…

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Airliner Backs Into Another at Airport – Vigour Times

Airliner Backs Into Another at Airport – Vigour Times
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An airplane bumped into another plane while backing up at Logan International Airport in Boston, prompting an investigation. No one was injured when the Delta Air Lines plane hit another at low speed on Friday night, according to the Federal Aviation Administration, which said it is investigating. The Delta plane struck […]

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Plane of Baku-Moscow flight returns to airport for technical reasons

Plane of Baku-Moscow flight returns to airport for technical reasons
The captain of the J2 807 Baku-Moscow (Vnukovo Airport) flight of Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) decided to return to the airport for technical reasons, Trend reports citing the press service of AZAL.

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2 people died after a small plane crashed into a building in Illinois, officials say

2 people died after a small plane crashed into a building in Illinois, officials say
Two people died after a small plane crashed into a building in Illinois on Saturday afternoon, authorities said.

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NTSB report showed possible maintenance issues prior to fatal plane crash

NTSB report showed possible maintenance issues prior to fatal plane crash
A single-engine plane that crashed just outside of Seguin last month may have had engine trouble prior to takeoff, forcing the plane to go down and kill two people and

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A plane collides with another plane while traveling at Logan Airport

A plane collides with another plane while traveling at Logan Airport
A Delta flight bound for Los Angeles from Boston’s Logan Airport hit the wing of another plane as it was running out of the gate Friday night. A passenger

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Tarmac Trouble: Two planes bump each other at Logan Airport

Tarmac Trouble: Two planes bump each other at Logan Airport
BOSTON (WHDH) – Two planes had a minor collision while at Logan Airport Friday according to Massport officials. As one planes pushed back to depart,…

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Over 100 Planes Fly In For Will Rogers, Wiley Post Remembrance Event

Over 100 Planes Fly In For Will Rogers, Wiley Post Remembrance Event
Dozens of people got up close and personal with more than 100 airplanes and their pilots at Oologah Lake Saturday.
Visitors set up lawn chairs to watch the planes fly in and land on the grass airstrip at the Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch in Rogers County.

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A plane collides with another plane while traveling at Logan Airport

A plane collides with another plane while traveling at Logan Airport
A Delta flight bound for Los Angeles from Boston’s Logan Airport hit the wing of another plane as it was running out of the gate Friday night. A passenger

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2 killed when small plane crashes on roadway in Illinois

2 killed when small plane crashes on roadway in Illinois
Two people are dead after a single-engine plane they were in crashed on a roadway in the small central Illinois community of Hanna City

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Jae-rim Han’s ‘Emergency Declaration’ Sticks The Landing

Jae-rim Han’s ‘Emergency Declaration’ Sticks The Landing
Jae-rim Han’s ‘Emergency Declaration’ Sticks The Landing

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Plane bumps another while backing up at Boston airport

Plane bumps another while backing up at Boston airport
BOSTON (AP) — An airplane bumped into another plane while backing up at Logan International Airport in Boston, prompting an investigation. No one was

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