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Report: Plane Was Almost On Ground When Pilot Took Control At LaGuardiaThe pilot of a Southwest Airlines plane that made a hard landing at LaGuardia Airport took control from the first officers just 400 feet from the ground, according to a report Tuesday.
Major Delays At LaGuardia Following Southwest Plane's Landing MishapAir traffic was shut down at LaGuardia Airport early Monday evening, after a plane's nose gear collapsed after landing.
Police: Plane Wreckage Found Near WTC Site Is Wing GearBoeing Co. confirmed the rusted metal part from a Boeing 767 is a trailing edge flap support structure, NYPD spokesman Paul Browne said. It helps secure wing flaps that aid in regulating plane speed.
NYPD: Landing Gear From 9/11 Plane Found Behind 'Ground Zero Mosque' SiteMore than 11 years after the horrific attack on the World Trade Center's Twin Towers by two commercial airliners, the NYPD said Friday that a piece of the landing gear from one of those planes had been found.
Another Bombardier Jet Has Landing Gear ProblemIt'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.
Sparks Flying, Wing Aground, Flight Lands At JFKWith 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.
Delta Flight Makes Emergency Landing At JFK AirportA 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.
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