American Flight Makes Emergency Landing in El Paso

. Original Story by Andra Litton via KTSM.com EL PASO, TX (KTSM) — An American Airlines flight, flying from Los Angeles International Airport to Dallas Fort Worth was diverted to El Paso International Airport Tuesday morning at approximately 9:15 a.m. due to an...

Seattle-bound jetliner makes emergency landing in E. Wash.

. By KOMO News Staff and Associated Press, via KOMOnews.com PASCO, Wash. – A Seattle-bound Delta Air Lines jetliner made an emergency landing Monday night at Tri-Cities Airport in Pasco after a heat sensor went off in the jet’s cargo hold, warning the...

Plane Makes Oakland Emergency Landing; No Injuries

. OAKLAND, Calif. October 16, 2013 (AP) via ABCnews.go.com Officials say an Alaska Airlines flight en route from San Jose to Honolulu was forced to make an emergency landing in Oakland shortly after takeoff after the crew reported a possible bird strike. The flight...

Pilots, Airline Fault Equipment in Asiana Crash

  original story by Joan Lowy via ABC News The pilots of Asiana Flight 214, which crashed in San Francisco in July, as well as the airline, are raising the possibility that a key device that controls the Boeing 777’s speed may have malfunctioned, an aviation...

Injured by Falling Baggage?

With the increase of baggage fees and number of savvy fliers, overhead bins in commercial aircraft are being used at unprecedented rates. Unfortunately for some travelers, this increase may mean serious injury. According to one estimate, over 4,500 passengers per year...