Plane Overshoots Runway in Jamaica

. Written by Jack Healy Published by The New York Times An American Airlines flight carrying more than 150 people skidded off a rain-slicked runway as it landed in Jamaica Tuesday night, hitting a fence and plowing into a sandy embankment before it came to rest a few...

Pilots Were ‘Distracted,’ Transcripts Show

. Written by: MATTHEW L. WALD Published by: The New York Times WASHINGTON — After radio contact was finally re-established with the Northwest Airlines plane that flew 150 miles past its destination last month, a controller twice asked the pilots why they had stopped...

Colgan: Pilot errors led to plane crash

. Published and written by UPI.com WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 (UPI) — The regional airline involved in a February crash near Buffalo, N.Y., that killed 49 people, says multiple pilot errors were to blame for the accident. Colgan Air — under fire from critics for...

50 Killed as Plane Hits House Near Buffalo

. . Published by The New York Times Written by Matthew L. Wald and Liz Robbins    AMHERST, N.Y. — The crew of the plane that crashed near Buffalo on Thursday night discussed a “significant ice buildup” on the wings and windshield as the aircraft descended...

Plane Lands on Taxiway

. By Matthew L. Wald, New York Times The National Transportation Safety Board said it would investigate the landing before dawn on Monday of a Delta Air Lines flight from Rio de Janeiro to Atlanta on a taxiway at the Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport, rather...