Plane makes emergency landing at Spokane airport

. Reprinted from krem.com. By Molly Trotter, Kaitlin Loukides, and Tony Black. An Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle to Spokane made an emergency landing after passengers said smoke filled the cabin. Spokane Airport Marketing and Public Affairs Director Todd Woodard...

Two tires blew out as Alaska Air flight landed at Sea-Tac

. Courtesy KIRO TV. SEATAC, Wash. — Passengers have been tweeting about an Alaska Airlines plane’s rough landing at Sea-Tac airport overnight. Pictures from Twitter show Flight 601 from Las Vegas on the tarmac after landing just after midnight Monday. Alaska...

Ex-NTSB chair: Close calls in the sky a “grave concern”

. In follow up to the story yesterday. via CBS NEWS, May 29, 2014 After a reported near collision between an Alaska Airlines passenger jet and a cargo plane over Anchorage’s Fire Island on Tuesday, the former chair of the National Transportation Safety Board...

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...