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  • Threats against airliners landing in N.Y., N.J. prove to be hoaxes

    Threats against airliners landing in N.Y., N.J. prove to be hoaxes
    Anonymous telephone threats against commercial airliners, possibly from the same source, caused a scare Monday involving four international flights at airports in New York and New Jersey. Authorities said the threats did not appear to be credible....
  • Security expert said he hacked plane controls midflight

    Security expert said he hacked plane controls midflight
    A security researcher told federal agents he was able to hack into aircraft computer systems mid-flight numerous times through the in-flight entertainment systems, and at one point he caused a plane he was on to move sideways, according to an FBI agent'...
  • Plane skids off runway in Buffalo; no injuries reported

    Officials say a United Airlines plane carrying more than 70 people skidded off a runway at Buffalo Niagara International Airport while landing in strong winds. It happened just after 11:30 p.m. Sunday as United Express Flight 3796 was landing in...
  • United Express flight with cockpit fire lands in Connecticut

    A United Express flight from New Jersey with 39 people on board landed safely at Bradley International Airport on Friday after the pilot extinguished a small fire in the cockpit, authorities said. Joel Raymond, a spokesman for the airline, said the small...
  • Flight attendant who denied unopened soda can to Muslim will no longer serve United customers

    Flight attendant who denied unopened soda can to Muslim will no longer serve United customers
    The flight attendant who refused to give a Muslim an unopened can of soda because she said it could be used "as a weapon" will receive additional sensitivity training before returning to her position, but will not serve United Airlines customers in the...
  • United Airlines apologizes to Northwestern chaplain

    United Airlines apologizes to Northwestern chaplain
    It started with a Facebook post, led to a trending hashtag on Twitter and then made international headlines. The fracas over the way a flight attendant insulted Northwestern University chaplain Tahera Ahmad because she was wearing a traditional Muslim...
  • Northwestern president calls on United to apologize to Muslim chaplain

    Northwestern president calls on United to apologize to Muslim chaplain
    The president of Northwestern University has called on United Airlines to formally apologize to the school's Muslim chaplain, whose claim of discrimination on a flight from Chicago has sparked a social media campaign and boycott. In a letter to United...
  • Cops: Bomb threat on flight at O'Hare unfounded

    Cops: Bomb threat on flight at O'Hare unfounded
    Chicago police responded Tuesday morning to a bomb threat on a United Airlines plane that landed at O'Hare International Airport, but determined it was unfounded. United Airlines Flight 955 was met by law enforcement officials when it arrived at O'...
  • United flights resume after information problem

    United flights resume after information problem
    United Airlines flights have resumed after a brief delay caused by a problem in the airline's flight-dispatching system. The Federal Aviation Administration briefly posted a notice of a ground stop for all departing United planes, citing "automation...
  • United partners with Air China on more flights

    United partners with Air China on more flights
    Chicago-based United Airlines on Tuesday said it has expanded its partnership with Air China, covering 22 more routes in China and the U.S. The two airlines, both members of the Star Alliance, will "codeshare" on more than 110 routes. New destinations...
  • Muslim woman claims discrimination after being denied unopened Coke on plane

    Muslim woman claims discrimination after being denied unopened Coke on plane
    A Muslim woman said she was discriminated against on a United Airlines flight when the attendant refused to give her an unopened can of Coke and then a passenger made derogatory comments toward her, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. Tahera Ahmad,...