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The longest plane trip

My six hour flight somehow turned into sixteen hours. I was flying from Springfield, MO to Gulfport, MS with a plane change scheduled in Atlanta. 1,305 more words


Flight From Chicago Strikes Bird En Route To Newark

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A flight from Chicago struck a bird Thursday evening shortly before it arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport.

Southwest Airlines Flight 468, from Midway International Airport in Chicago, recorded a bird strike in the plane engine before landing around 9:15 p.m. 179 more words


Bird Strike Forces JetBlue Flight To W. Palm Beach To Make Emergency Landing

NEW YORK (CBSMiami) – A JetBlue plane bound for West Palm Beach had to make an emergency landing Friday morning at John F. Kennedy International Airport after a bird hit the plane. 61 more words


Bird-Safe Building Becoming A Priority For Bay Area Businesses

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) – Bay Area businesses and bird lovers are teaming up to find a solution to a soaring problem, bird deaths at the hands of glass office buildings. 283 more words


Dallas-Bound AA Flight Hits Bird, Makes Emergency Landing

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - A Dallas-bound American Airlines flight from Tulsa, turned around and made an emergency landing after hitting a bird.

AA flight 1491 had 182 passengers and 7 crew members on board, when it departed at 10:30 a.m. 202 more words


'Fish Strike' Stops Jet's Takeoff At MacDill

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — “Bird strikes” are a familiar hazard for aircraft. Now authorities at a Tampa Bay-area military base say they’ve recorded something new: a “fish strike.” 296 more words


Bird Strike Forces Emergency Plane Landing At DFW Airport

GRAPEVINE (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — An American Airlines flight returned to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport for an emergency landing after its crew reported the jet hit a flock of birds on takeoff. 224 more words