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Sky West Airlines Plane Drops a Wheel in Utah

Sky West Airlines Plane Drops a Wheel in Utah

Sky West Airlines flight DL-4813 flying on behalf of Delta Airlines made an emergency landing at O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois, on September 20.

The Canadair CRJ-900 flying from Salt Lake City, Utah, to Chicago, Illinois, dropped a wheel right after departing.

The plane landed safely.

There were no injuries reported.

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Qantas, Airbus to invest in Australian biofuel refinery

Qantas, Airbus to invest in Australian biofuel refinery
Qantas Airways Ltd and Airbus SE will jointly invest A$2 million ($1.34 million) in a biofuel refinery being set up in Australia’s Queensland state that would convert agricultural by-products into sustainable aviation fuel (SAF).

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Engine lost power in chopper that crashed into homes

Engine lost power in chopper that crashed into homes
The helicopter being flown by a student pilot and that crashed into Melbourne homes had lost engine power as it ascended.

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Discovery of a new topological phase could lead to exciting developments in nanotechnology

Discovery of a new topological phase could lead to exciting developments in nanotechnology
Cambridge researchers have discovered a new topological phase in a two-dimensional system, which could be used as a new platform for exploring topological physics in nanoscale devices.
which is one of the most commonly studied groups of systems in physics right now

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Small plane crashes near Lincoln church

Small plane crashes near Lincoln church
Crash happened close to the Logan County Airport.

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Separate planes: Clarkson to avoid Hawks on flight back from Tasmania

Separate planes: Clarkson to avoid Hawks on flight back from Tasmania
North Melbourne coach Alastair Clarkson will take a different flight, away from his team, to avoid conflict with his old team Hawthorn in the trip back from Saturday’s match in Launceston.

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Pilot critically injured in Bryan Co. chopper crash

Pilot critically injured in Bryan Co. chopper crash
Fire departments and EMS services in Bryan County are responding to a helicopter crash near the Red River Wednesday morning.

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U.S. Transportation Secretary Buttigieg visits Little Rock airport

U.S. Transportation Secretary Buttigieg visits Little Rock airport
U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg visited Little Rock’s Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport/Adams Field on Wednesday afternoon as part of a four-state tour highlighting aviation safety efforts.

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Officials identify 2 guardsmen killed in Alabama helicopter crash

Officials identify 2 guardsmen killed in Alabama helicopter crash
Video from a doorbell camera captured the moment the helicopter crashed.

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King’s plane surrounded by fighter jets on arrival in Berlin

King’s plane surrounded by fighter jets on arrival in Berlin
The official plane carrying King Charles III and the Queen Consort was surrounded by fighter jets as it mad…

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SR-72: The Hypersonic Spy Plane That Could Change Everything?

SR-72: The Hypersonic Spy Plane That Could Change Everything?
The progress with the SR-72 may pertain to breakthrough technologies enabling larger platforms such as drones to maintain hypersonic speeds for longer-periods of time due to advances in thermal management. The primary challenges with achieving hypersonic flight relate, to a large degree, to an ability to withstand the “heat” generated at hypersonic speeds and effectively manage the “boundary layer” or air flow surrounding the projectile.

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Reckless plane towing

Reckless plane towing
LAS VEGAS — Finding it failed to show a ground employee acted recklessly, a federal judge denied an Israeli airline’s claim that towing an aircraft without wing walkers was obviously dangerous in a tort suit stemming from an accident where a plane struck a light pole while being towed, causing over $2.7 million in damages.

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Up next on Seahawks’ pro-day tour: Florida QB Anthony Richardson

Up next on Seahawks’ pro-day tour: Florida QB Anthony Richardson
The Seahawks’ Pete Carroll and John Schneider boarded the private jet of team chair Jody Allen, bound for Anthony Richardson’s pro day in Gainesville, Florida.

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NTSB: Plane that crashed, killing 2, was ‘constantly smooth’ approaching Lantana airport

NTSB: Plane that crashed, killing 2, was ‘constantly smooth’ approaching Lantana airport
John Holland IV of Delray Beach and Michael Marshall of Boca Raton died March 5, 2023, when their plane crashed at Palm Beach County Park Airport.

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‘I’m Shocked’: Riverside County Helicopter Crash Victims Identified

‘I’m Shocked’: Riverside County Helicopter Crash Victims Identified
The two men who died after a helicopter crash in Riverside County have been identified as longtime friends.

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92 Years Ago: The Merger That Formed United Airlines

92 Years Ago: The Merger That Formed United Airlines
United Airlines was caught up in the 1930 air mail scandal.

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Off-duty pilot helps land Southwest plane after captain has medical emergency

Off-duty pilot helps land Southwest plane after captain has medical emergency
Passengers on Southwest flight 6013 from Las Vegas to Columbus, Ohio, were in for a scare when their pilot suffered a medical emergency mid-flight.

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Ryanair said to focus on plane prices in talks with Boeing (NYSE:BA)

Ryanair said to focus on plane prices in talks with Boeing (NYSE:BA)
European budget airline Ryanair (RYAAY) (RYAOF) is looking for price discounts in its latest round of talks with plane maker Boeing (BA), Reuters reported

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Russian Plane Stuck in Canada Racks Up $300,000 Parking Fee

Russian Plane Stuck in Canada Racks Up 0,000 Parking Fee
The plane landed right as Canada banned Russian-owned aircraft from its airspace in response to the Ukraine invasion. Now it’s stuck at Toronto Pearson Airport.

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Flight attendant shares disgusting reason to never remove shoes on planes

Flight attendant shares disgusting reason to never remove shoes on planes
A flight attendant has revealed the grim reason you should keep your feet contained when onboard, with fellow industry experts agreeing.

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United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Houston

United Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Houston
A United Airlines flight bound from Houston to Rio De Janeiro has returned to Bush Intercontinental Airport for an emergency landing shortly after takeoff, the airline said.

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