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Cracked windshield forces American Airlines emergency landing

Cracked windshield forces American Airlines emergency landingFlight 1897 from San Antonio, Texas, to Phoenix diverted “due to damage sustained by weather in flight,” the airline said in a statement, but gave few other details other than the plane sustained damage to “its nose and windshield” from hail.



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China plane makes emergency landing after window cracks

China plane makes emergency landing after window cracksAn airplane flying from China to Vietnam turned back to make an emergency landing after cracks appeared in a window, just two weeks after another airliner’s cockpit window broke mid-flight in the country, state media said Wednesday. The Beijing Capital Airlines flight bound for Nha Trang in southern Vietnam with 211 people aboard returned to the eastern city of Hangzhou around an hour after take-off on Tuesday, the official Xinhua news agency said. Several disgruntled passengers refused to board an alternative flight because they considered the compensation too low and were upset that the airline did not offer an apology, it said.



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Small plane makes emergency landing on Utah freeway

Small plane makes emergency landing on Utah freewayOGDEN, Utah (AP) — No one was injured Saturday when a small plane clipped a car from behind while making an emergency landing on a major freeway in Utah, authorities said.



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Small plane makes emergency landing on Utah freeway

Small plane makes emergency landing on Utah freewayOGDEN, Utah (AP) — No one was injured Saturday when a small plane clipped a car from behind while making an emergency landing on a major freeway in Utah, authorities said.



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China plane makes emergency landing after cockpit window breaks

China plane makes emergency landing after cockpit window breaksA plane carrying 128 people made an emergency landing in southwest China on Monday after a cockpit window broke at 32,000 feet, sucking the co-pilot partly out of the aircraft, authorities and the pilot said. The Airbus A319 of Sichuan Airlines was bound for Lhasa in Tibet from the southwestern city of Chongqing when the drama began. The flight was diverted to Chengdu in Sichuan province.



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Southwest Pilot Speaks Out For the First Time Since Her 'Heroic' Emergency Landing

Southwest Pilot Speaks Out For the First Time Since Her 'Heroic' Emergency LandingTammie Jo Shults safely landed the plane after one of the engines blew out



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Southwest flight makes emergency landing at Dallas airport

Southwest flight makes emergency landing at Dallas airportA Southwest Airlines flight from Nashville, Tennessee had to make an unscheduled landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Monday night.



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American Airlines flight makes emergency landing at RDU

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing at RDUAn American Airlines flight made an emergency landing at RDU Thursday morning.



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Video shows inside Southwest plane before emergency landing

Video shows inside Southwest plane before emergency landingAs the plane made its descent, flight attendants told passengers to “breathe” while some performed CPR on Jennifer Riordan, who had been partially sucked out of a shattered window, while the crew scrambled to get a defibrillator.



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Video shows inside Southwest plane before emergency landing

Video shows inside Southwest plane before emergency landingAs the plane made its descent, flight attendants told passengers to “breathe” while some performed CPR on Jennifer Riordan, who had been partially sucked out of a shattered window, while the crew scrambled to get a defibrillator.



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