| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:02 AM
An American Airlines plane on its way from San Francisco to Dallas was forced to make an emergency landing when panels on the cabin walls and ceiling started to break mid-flight, according to USA Today.
A possible blown air duct was to blame for the...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 9:35 PM
Officials said an American Airlines flight on Monday made an emergency landing at San Francisco International Airport because of a pressurization problem after several interior panels shook loose and fell.
Flight 2293, heading from San Francisco to...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:03 PM
A Boeing Dreamliner traveling from Chicago to Poland resumed its flight Friday after making an emergency landing at Glasgow, Scotland, to check an alert from the fire protection system in the baggage hold.
The plane, owned by Polish state airline LOT,...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Two people walked away Sunday afternoon after a single-engine plane crashed at a construction site and flipped over about three miles northwest of the Boca Raton Airport, according to federal officials.
No injuries were reported when the Cessna 180...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 6:30 AM
All of California's 22 S-2T air tankers have been grounded after one of the aircraft crashed while fighting a wildfire in Yosemite National Park, killing the sole pilot.
Most of the tankers haven't been in use recently, as the large wildfires that raced...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 8:52 PM
The pilot of a jet bound for Burbank on Sunday afternoon opted to divert the plane to LAX after a warning light indicated a possible mechanical problem.
Southwest Airlines flight 1429 took off from Sacramento shortly after 4 p.m. and was heading...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 11:45 PM
The groom-to-be was looking for a memorable ride.
He got what he paid for.
As the sun was slipping down toward the Pacific on Sunday evening, the man and his girlfriend were floating over the coast at Cardiff-By-The-Sea, north of San Diego, in a hot...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 5:39 PM
No indication of arson or foul play has been found in the fire that broke out last week at the Flight 93 National Memorial headquarters in Pennsylvania, destroying artifacts that had been saved after the Sept. 11, 2001, hijacking and plane crash, the...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:16 PM
A fire broke out near the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa., on Friday afternoon, seriously damaging a building that housed at least 10% of the artifacts that were saved after the plane crashed in a field on Sept. 11, 2001, officials said....
| Oct 2, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Three days after U.S. warships fired 47 cruise missiles at Sunni militant targets in northern Syria last week, the Pentagon signed a $251-million deal to buy more Tomahawks from Raytheon Co., a windfall for the military giant and its many subcontractors....
| Sep 30, 2014
| 1:13 PM
The death of an 80-year-old pilot in the crash of a private plane in Kendall County may have some people wondering: Is there an age limit on pilots' licenses?
The cause of Sunday evening's crash, in which Elgin attorney John Juergensmeyer died after his...