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United Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Bird Strike

United Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Bird Strike

United Airlines flight UA-957 had to reject takeoff from Geneva, Switzerland, on February 3rd.

The Boeing 767-300 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Newark, New Jersey, when the crew rejected takeoff due to a bird strike.

The plane was towed to the apron.

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Pilot killed in plane crash near Kearney identified

Pilot killed in plane crash near Kearney identified
The pilot who died in a plane crash in Buffalo County on Friday morning has been identified.

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Fears Russia will hold American citizens hostage after plane crash

Fears Russia will hold American citizens hostage after plane crash
The flight, believed to be carrying Americans, had to land at Magadan airport in the port town of Magadan in the far east of the country after suffering a technical issue.

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What we know about the possible cause of the deadly Virginia plane crash

What we know about the possible cause of the deadly Virginia plane crash

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Plane that crashed in Virginia lost contact with air traffic controllers during ascent

Plane that crashed in Virginia lost contact with air traffic controllers during ascent

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Aviation experts continued to speculate the pilot likely lost consciousness from a lack of oxygen inside the jet.

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Pilot lost contact with air traffic controllers before plane crashed in Virginia, feds say

Pilot lost contact with air traffic controllers before plane crashed in Virginia, feds say
Minutes into a doomed journey that ended on a remote Virginia mountain, the pilot of a business jet was not responding to air traffic control instructions.

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Pilot lost contact with air traffic controllers before plane crashed in Virginia, feds say

Pilot lost contact with air traffic controllers before plane crashed in Virginia, feds say
Minutes into a doomed journey that ended on a remote Virginia mountain, the pilot of a business jet was not responding to air traffic control instructions.

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Airline chef reveals plane food secrets

Airline chef reveals plane food secrets

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Doc Accused of Groping Plane Passenger While Pretending to Sleep

Doc Accused of Groping Plane Passenger While Pretending to Sleep
Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports via ReutersA Georgia physician allegedly groped his seatmate’s crotch aboard a Delta Air Lines flight to Maine, where the 48-year-old was planning to propose to his girlfriend—later insisting to investigators that his alleged actions were “not sexual” in any way.Dr. Jake Namjik Cho, a nephrologist in the Atlanta suburb of Fayetteville, ultimately blamed the whole thing on his poor eyesight, telling the FBI that he merely intended to squeeze the woman’s upper thigh but

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Virginia plane crash officials probe how pilot became unresponsive, why aircraft flew off route

Virginia plane crash officials probe how pilot became unresponsive, why aircraft flew off route
Federal investigators said it will take a few days to solve the mystery of why the plane drifted off course and slammed into a mountain.

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Victims Killed In VA Plane Crash ID’d As Passionate Pilot, NY Mom, 2-Year-Old Daughter, Nanny

Victims Killed In VA Plane Crash ID’d As Passionate Pilot, NY Mom, 2-Year-Old Daughter, Nanny
The pilot and three passengers killed in the Sunday, June 4 Virginia plane crash have been identified.Adina Azarian, her 2-year-old daughter, Aria, and nanny, were identified as the passengers of the aircraft by Azarian’s father, John Rump…

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EasyJet defends pronouns use on plane crew name badges

EasyJet defends pronouns use on plane crew name badges

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Police respond to unusual call for plane docked on Innisfil beach

Police respond to unusual call for plane docked on Innisfil beach
Police say a pilot from Ottawa who flew into Innisfil and landed on a beach to attend a party over the weekend went home with “quite a story to tell.”

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After 26 years, one Diablo dev has revealed a surprising fact about Sanctuary

After 26 years, one Diablo dev has revealed a surprising fact about Sanctuary
I bet you didn’t know this one.

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Morning Rundown: Ukraine dam destroyed, Virginia plane crash victims, rare wolverine sighting

Morning Rundown: Ukraine dam destroyed, Virginia plane crash victims, rare wolverine sighting

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Unresponsive pilot seen slumped over before deadly Virginia plane crash, officials say

Unresponsive pilot seen slumped over before deadly Virginia plane crash, officials say
WASHINGTON — The pilot of a business jet that flew over Washington and crashed in a remote part of Virginia appeared to be slumped over and unresponsive, two U.S. officials said Monday, recounting observations by fighter pilots who intercepted the wayward flight.

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Viral plane crash video could see YouTuber face 20 years in prison

Viral plane crash video could see YouTuber face 20 years in prison
YouTuber pilot Trevor Jacob could face up to 20 years in prison for purposely crashing his plane to get views and then lying to federal authorities.

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What Boeing, Airbus and other plane makers are doing to clean up air travel

What Boeing, Airbus and other plane makers are doing to clean up air travel
The clock is ticking for the aviation industry to decarbonise or face further restrictions on its growth.

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Now EasyJet introduces gender pronoun name badges for its plane crew

Now EasyJet introduces gender pronoun name badges for its plane crew
The airline company said name badges will be amended for staff who request it, adding: ‘We want to ensure we provide an inclusive environment for everyone.’

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Friends identify victims of plane crash

Friends identify victims of plane crash

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Second plane carrying migrants lands in California, with officials blaming Florida

A second plane carrying migrants arrived in Sacramento on Monday, according to California officials who say the transportation was arranged by the state of Florida.

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