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US Airways plane (file/photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

US Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Bradley International Airport

According to airport officials, flight 3518 to Pittsburgh took off from the airport in Windsor Locks around 11:30 a.m. but was forced to turn back 15 to 20 minutes later. A fire was reported in the plane’s auxiliary power unit.

01/14/2013

FILE: An American Airlines plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport. (credit: Getty Images)

Second American Airlines Flight Returns To JFK After Row Of Seats Comes Loose

Planes have been grounded and the feds are now investigating American Airlines. The Federal Aviation Administration is probing two separate instances of rows of airplane seats dislodging in mid-air.

10/01/2012

Jet Makes Emergency Landing At Westchester County Airport

The aircraft, which an airport spokeswoman said faced a landing gear problem, was en route to Nebraska after taking off from Westchester when a signal light went off.

09/11/2012

United Flight 96 (credit: CBS 2)

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Newark Airport

The plane blew tire on take-off, possibly sending debris into the engine. The pilot realized something was wrong right away and was in radio contact with the control tower. There were 173 people on board. No injuries were reported.

08/19/2012

United Airlines flight 5124 makes an emergency landing at Newark Liberty Internation Airport on Monday, Feb. 27, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Passengers Recount Emergency Landing At Newark Liberty International Airport

What caused the landing gear of a United Airlines flight from Atlanta to malfunction Monday evening, forcing the plane to make an emergency landing at Newark Airport, is under investigation.

02/28/2012

Bird Strike Forces Emergency Landing At JFK

A bird strike forced a Jet Blue plane to make an emergency landing on Saturday morning at JFK Airport.

05/15/2011

Generic Plane File Photo (credit: Getty images)

Airline: Dog On Plane Forces Emergency Landing

The U.S. Airways jet was heading to Phoenix when, the airline said, a passenger let the dog out of its carrier.

12/06/2010

JFK International Airport (Photo Credit: MATT CAMPBELL/AFP/Getty Images)

Delta Flight Lands Safely At JFK; No Sign Of Fire

Delta Flight 30 — carrying about 200 people — reported one engine had failed shortly after takeoff, said Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Laura Brown.

11/21/2010

British Airways (Credit: AP)

Airline: Mechanical Problem Forced Emergency Landing

The airline said the plane, with 296 passengers on board, was headed from Heathrow to Kennedy Airport and turned back because the handle of one of the cabin doors was moving.

10/03/2010

British Airways (Credit: AP)

British Airways Jet Bound For NY Makes Emergency Landing

A British Airways jet bound for New York had to make an emergency landing shortly after takeoff Saturday.

10/02/2010

JFK Airport (credit: CBS 2)

Another Bombardier Jet Has Landing Gear Problem

It’s happened again. Just days after a jet made an emergency landing in a shower of sparks at Kennedy Airport, another pilot was forced to pull off a similar feat on a runway in the Midwest.

09/29/2010

Photo/CBS 2

Delta Plane Was Subject Of Landing Gear Directive

CBS 2 has learned the plane that had to make a weekend emergency landing at JFK was included in an FAA directive relating to a “landing gear retraction problem.”

09/27/2010

Delta Flight 4951 Ticket (CBS 2 Still)

Uncanny Coincidence: Emergency Landing Flights Have Same Numbers

While Captain Jack Conroyd, the pilot who saved 64 lives in a scary emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport over the weekend, takes in the acclaim for being the latest “Sully” in New York, it turns out there’s more than just heroics that makes his story similar to the famous US Airways pilot’s.

CBS New York–09/27/2010

JFK Airport (credit: CBS 2)

Sparks Flying, Wing Aground, Flight Lands At JFK

With a flight attendant yelling “heads down, stay down,” passengers cowered and prayed on a tense descent into John F. Kennedy International Airport as malfunctioning landing gear sent sparks flying and left one of the plane’s wings dragging along the tarmac.

09/26/2010

Delta Airlines plane

Delta Flight Makes Emergency Landing At JFK Airport

A Delta Air Lines flight flying from Atlanta to White Plains, New York made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport after experiencing landing gear problems.

09/25/2010

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