First Officer Lands Plane In Syracuse After Pilot Gets Sick In Flight, DiesAn American Airlines flight from Phoenix to Boston was diverted to Syracuse Monday, after the captain became ill and later died, and the copilot had to take over.
Ex-JetBlue Pilot Sues Airline, Claiming It Didn't Recognize His Illness In Mid-Flight FreakoutA former JetBlue Airways pilot who scared passengers by yelling about Jesus and al Qaeda in 2012 has sued the airline for $16 million, claiming that it jeopardized the flight by failing to recognize he was ill.
New York Times Report: Pilot Was Locked Out Of Cockpit Before French Alps Plane CrashThe New York Times on Wednesday issued a bombshell report about the crash of a Germanwings plane in the French Alps.
Jersey City Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash In ConnecticutA pilot from Jersey City, New Jersey has survived a small plane crash in Connecticut.
Sky Is The Limit For Long Island Teen Accepted To Three Service AcademiesBrittany Dowling, 17, of Oceanside wanted to follow a family tradition and serve her country. Dowling has been a student pilot for the last two years, but now she will have a chance to soar to stunning new heights.
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.
Parachute Saves 3 When Plane Goes Down In Danbury, Conn.The plane was coming from Groton when the pilot deployed the parachute because of an unspecified mechanical problem. The plane went down near South Street and Wixted Avenue in Danbury around 7:30 p.m.
APD: American Eagle Pilot Fails Breathalyzer, Arrested Before Flight To LaGuardiaThe pilot was removed from the cockpit because someone smelled something -- and said something.
Judge Orders Psych Exam For JetBlue Pilot Who Had Apparent Mid-Air MeltdownA 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.''
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.
JetBlue Passengers On Flight From JFK Recount Scare After Pilot OutburstJetBlue says the pilot who had an apparent meltdown during a flight Tuesday from JFK to Las Vegas has been suspended [ending further investigation.
NTSB Wants Records On Flight 3407 PilotFifty people, including the pilots, were killed in the crash near Buffalo, N.Y.