The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing on a New Jersey highway Thursday afternoon.
Officials said mechanical problems forced the aircraft to land in a sod farm field behind a residential neighborhood north of Vineyard Way in Aquebogue.
It was a terrifying sight for people on a flight that began at LaGuardia Airport on Saturday after oxygen masks released from overhead during the plane’s decent.
A US Airways spokesman says a flight from New York’s LaGuardia Airport safely made an emergency landing at its scheduled destination in Charlotte.
A pilot managed to steer a failing helicopter away from homes Monday upon making an emergency landing in Cape May County, New Jersey.
A Delta Airlines flight headed to Dayton, Ohio made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport late Monday.
No one was hurt when a single-engine plane made an emergency landing on the grassy median of a Long Island highway.
Delta Flight 886 went off the runway and into a grassy area after making the emergency landing around 9 p.m. Wednesday.
A plane made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport Wednesday evening and ended up on the grass, after the pilot ran into a problem with the hydraulic system.
Authorities say a plane with no passengers on board made an emergency landing at New York’s LaGuardia Airport after the pilot noticed a crack in the windshield.
The incident took place at Newark Liberty International Airport Thursday morning.
Shortly after takeoff, the helicopter landed upright in the water near 79th Street around noon and was drifting south. A family of four Swedish tourists and the pilot were rescued, as the chopper was safely towed to shore.
The chopper set down at the 18th hole while en route from New Jersey to Republic Airport, about a half mile away.
The plane made a hard landing not far from MacArthur Airport with one person on board, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
The Fairfield Police Department got a 911 call about the emergency landing at around 12:21 p.m.