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Clayton Osbon (credit: Personal Photo)

Passengers Aboard Flight With JetBlue Pilot Who Had Apparent Meltdown File Lawsuit

The lawsuit was filed Wednesday in state Supreme Court in Queens. It contends the airline should have known that Clayton Osbon was unfit to fly.

06/13/2012

Baby Riyanna

Toddler On No-Fly List? TSA, JetBlue Immediately Put On The Defensive

We’ve heard of the terrible 2s, but suspecting 2-year-old Riyanna of being a terrorist was crossing the line as far as her parents were concerned.

05/10/2012

Geese

Animal Advocates Protesting Gillibrand’s Proposal To Kill Geese Near JFK

The bill would authorize authorities to remove Canada geese from the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge in June and July when the birds are molting and cannot fly.

05/03/2012

JetBlue Flight 571 had to make an emergency landing at Westchester County Airport after encountering a bird strike Tuesday evening. (credit: CBS 2).

Passenger: Flight From Westchester Co. Airport ‘Started Swerving’ After Bird Strike

The plane started swerving immediately right after the two hit, so he was rocking the plane back and forth,” passenger Laura Echavarria said. “I’m going to die. I’m not going to see my family.”

04/25/2012

JetBlue Flight 571 had to make an emergency landing at Westchester County Airport after encountering a bird strike Tuesday evening. (credit: CBS 2).

Bird Strike Forces Emergency Landing Of JetBlue Flight In Westchester

JetBlue Flight 571 was hit by two geese. One landed square on the plane’s windshield and was caught in the wipers and obstructed the view from the cockpit, CBS 2’s Derricke Dennis reported.

04/24/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Handout)

Troubled JetBlue Pilot Osbon Indicted, Remains To Be Seen If He Can Stand Trial

The JetBlue pilot who had a meltdown in mid-air has been indicted. Clayton Osbon was indicted on one count of interference with a flight crew.

04/12/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Handout)

Judge Orders Psych Exam For JetBlue Pilot Who Had Apparent Mid-Air Meltdown

A judge wants to know if Clayton Osbon is mentally fit to stand trial. The motion seeking the psychiatric exam states that events enumerated in a FBI affidavit “establish a likelihood that Osbon may be suffering from a mental disease or defect.”

04/05/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (far right) arrives at the new headquarters of JetBlue Airways - Queens, NY - Apr 4, 2012 (credit: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office)

Bloomberg Opens New JetBlue Headquarters In Long Island City

Mayor Michael Bloomberg celebrated the opening Wednesday of the new headquarters of JetBlue Airways, located in the historic Brewster Building in Long Island City, Queens.

04/04/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Personal Photo)

JetBlue Pilot Who Had Apparent Meltdown Arraigned In Federal Court

Clayton Osbon didn’t speak as he stood before the judge other than to say he understood the charges against him. He was not asked to enter a plea during the hearing.

04/02/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Twitter.com/@cosbon1)

Wife Of Pilot In JetBlue Emergency Thanks Passengers And Crew

“We know you were placed in an awful situation and we appreciate your ability to respond professionally,” wrote Connye Osbon.

04/01/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Twitter.com/@cosbon1)

JetBlue: Crew Will Stay Quiet About Captain Having Apparent Meltdown Aboard Flight

Federal officials charged pilot Clayton Osbon with interfering with a flight crew on Wednesday.

03/30/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Personal Photo)

JetBlue Pilot Clayton Osbon Charged With Interfering With A Flight Crew

JetBlue said Wednesday that Osbon was being suspended pending further investigation.

03/28/2012

Clayton Osbon (credit: Twitter.com/@cosbon1)

Queens Landlady Of JetBlue Pilot Shocked Over Apparent Meltdown, Calls Him ‘A Great Guy’

Wanda Serra says she’s rented the top floor of a home on 150th Avenue in South Ozone Park near JFK to pilot Clayton Osbon for nearly a decade.

03/28/2012

(credit: YouTube.com/pupunizo)

JetBlue Passengers On Flight From JFK Recount Scare After Pilot Outburst

JetBlue says the pilot who had an apparent meltdown during a flight Tuesday from JFK to Las Vegas has been suspended [ending further investigation.

03/28/2012

(credit: YouTube.com/pupunizo)

JetBlue Flight From JFK Diverted To Amarillo After Captain Becomes Incoherent

A source told CBS News that the captain is a “veteran pilot” and that the actions were “completely out of character” for the “well-respected, well-liked” man.

03/27/2012

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