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Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

Southwest Airlines flight WN-4921 made an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on October 21st.

The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Tampa, Florida, was on final approach to Los Angeles when the crew went around reporting a possible hydraulic issue or flaps problem.

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

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WATCH: Country Music Stars Breaking Down in Tears

WATCH: Country Music Stars Breaking Down in Tears
Video of country singers crying on stage is bound to make you cry. Here are 12 times a country star broke down on stage, or during an important career moment.

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Disabled flyer branded ‘monster’ for not moving plane seat to help entitled mum

Disabled flyer branded ‘monster’ for not moving plane seat to help entitled mum
The woman took to Reddit to explain that she had booked an aisle seat to help the flight more comfortable for herself but was made to feel guilty for not swapping seats.

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Budget airline issues statement after emergency slide deployed during plane incident

Budget airline issues statement after emergency slide deployed during plane incident
An airline has said it prioritises the safety and wellbeing of passengers after an incident involving an emergency slide.

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Man ‘deserves’ plane window seat and deliberately ‘got angry’

Man ‘deserves’ plane window seat and deliberately ‘got angry’
Passenger says airline messed up and he just couldn’t let it go and kept asking poor person sitting there to move

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Airline reveals tricks passengers can use to get a row of seats to themselves

Airline reveals tricks passengers can use to get a row of seats to themselves
AN AIRLINE has revealed the tricks that people can use if they want to get a whole row of seats to themselves. Paying for upgrades is rarely an option for most people, so getting more than one seat…

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58 Wacky Things You Can Totally Legally Take on a Missouri Plane

58 Wacky Things You Can Totally Legally Take on a Missouri Plane
When I have to fly on a plane, I go through TSA with trepidation. Perhaps I should lighten up as I’ve found at least 58 things you can totally take on a Missouri plane without being busted and cuffed by an agent.

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Spanish team underlines clinical value of rectal cancer MRI

Spanish team underlines clinical value of rectal cancer MRI
MRI is a valuable tool for assessing critical anatomical landmarks and features that determine the prognosis and management of rectal cancer patients, a leading research group reported at ECR 2023. The modality’s also useful for tumor staging and restaging.

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Plane passenger used angering tactic to get the window seat he ‘deserved’

Plane passenger used angering tactic to get the window seat he ‘deserved’
The man said he should have had the seat from the start, and set out to make sure he got it

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Ambulance drove across path of Southwest jet at Baltimore airport

Ambulance drove across path of Southwest jet at Baltimore airport
A Southwest Airlines flight had a 173-foot near-miss with a rescue truck that crossed the runway without authorization at Baltimore’s airport, following a spate of alarming airport mishaps.

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RFS radio operator changed log following deadly plane crash

RFS radio operator changed log following deadly plane crash
A NSW Rural Fire Service volunteer changed his radio log after a large air tanker crashed in the Snowy Mountains during the Black Summer bushfires, a coronial inquest has heard.

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THE AIRPORT (Part Five): Helicopter air-ambulance flights are fast, vital, and expensive. How do they work?

THE AIRPORT (Part Five): Helicopter air-ambulance flights are fast, vital, and expensive. How do they work?
According to Fairview Hospital officials, each year 15 emergency helicopter air-ambulance flights lift off from Great Barrington Airport to rush Fairview patients to other hospitals. Here’s how those flights work—and how they fit into our rural health-care system.

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Here are the best ways to use credit card points

Here are the best ways to use credit card points

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Care Flight crash: Company that owned plane tied to 3 crashes that killed 11

Care Flight crash: Company that owned plane tied to 3 crashes that killed 11
The air ambulance crash outside Reno on Feb. 24 is the second in three months and the third fatal crash since 2019 involving Guardian Flight.

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Bloomberg – Are you a robot?

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A New Documentary From ‘TMZ’ Suggests a Fifth Plane Was Meant to Be Part of the 9/11 Attack

A New Documentary From ‘TMZ’ Suggests a Fifth Plane Was Meant to Be Part of the 9/11 Attack
A new documentary produced by sensationalist media outlet ‘TMZ’ suggests 9/11 was supposed to involve a fifth plane. Here’s what we know.

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Electric motor drive takes off in test flight of passenger hybrid electric plane

Electric motor drive takes off in test flight of passenger hybrid electric plane
Engineering researchers at the University of Arkansas achieved a major milestone Feb. 20 with the successful test flight of their electric motor drive on a hybrid electric aircraft. The project could lead to significant changes in the aeronautics industry and huge benefits to environmental quality.

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Tinker AFB airmen prepare for severe weather season with plane evacuation exercise

Tinker AFB airmen prepare for severe weather season with plane evacuation exercise
It’s severe weather season in Sooner State and Tinker Air Force Base spent Monday morning preparing for its worst-case scenario.

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Girardi prosecutors question Alzheimer’s diagnosis as defense asks to limit evaluation

Girardi prosecutors question Alzheimer’s diagnosis as defense asks to limit evaluation
Federal prosecutors in Los Angeles are casting doubt on disbarred California lawyer Tom Girardi’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis as they wrangle over how to test his competency to stand trial for allegedly stealing millions of dollars from his law firm’s clients.

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‘bRaised in the CLE’ making the most of Yelp’s 10K veteran’s business grant

‘bRaised in the CLE’ making the most of Yelp’s 10K veteran’s business grant
The company “Yelp” wanted to show its support for veterans, so it started a “Veteran’s Business Fund”, giving a handful of those veteran-owned businesses a $10,000 grant.

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Pilot lands plane on helipad on roof of 56-story building (video) | Boing Boing

Pilot lands plane on helipad on roof of 56-story building (video) | Boing Boing
image: Red Bull/YouTube screengrab Pilot Luke Czepiela stuck the landing on a helipad atop Dubai’s 56-story Burj Al Arab Jumeirah hotel. Video below. The airplane is a Piper Super Cub, a two-…

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