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Frontier Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tampa

Frontier Airlines flight F9-1883 made an emergency landing in Tampa, Florida, on February 3rd.

The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Orlando, Florida, to Phoenix, Arizona, was diverted after a Lithium-Ion battery on-board caught fire.

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


The National Transportation Safety Board announced today that its two-day investigative hearing into the Jan. 7 battery fire aboard a Boeing 787 at Boston’s Logan Airport will be held on April 23-24 at the NTSB Board Room and Conference Center in Washington, D.C.

The hearing will focus on issues relating to the design, testing and certification of the battery system.

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