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Alaska Airlines Passenger Tries To Open Door Mid-Flight

MINNEAPOLIS (CBSNewYork) — There was a major scare onboard an Alaska Airlines flight on Monday.

CBS Seattle affiliate KIRO-TV reported the plane had to make an emergency landing in Minneapolis after a passenger tried to open a rear-door mid-flight. 146 more words


The Panic at JFK

Two Sundays ago, there was chaos at John F. Kennedy International Airport. There were stampedes of people in two separate terminals, in the Customs/Immigration arrival area and spilling out onto the tarmac. 769 more words

New York

Welcome to the U.S. Sort of.

I travel in and out of NYC more than some people, less than others, and often through the much bemoaned LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy airports. 1,361 more words


Schumer calls for 'swift' review of Kennedy Airport incident

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer says the recent scare at Kennedy Airport raises “disturbing” questions about the facility’s vulnerability to an actual attack. 125 more words


Schumer Wants Homeland Security To Investigate JFK Airport Security Scare

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., is calling on the Department of Homeland Security to investigate a security scare that caused chaos at John F. 128 more words


The JFK Airport False Alarm Was Chaotic, Inevitable and Will Happen Again

Last week and this weekend was not good at JFK International Airport in New York. First, Delta Airlines’s computer outages caused massive cancellations and delays not only at JFK but worldwide. 1,082 more words


Power Outage At JFK Airport's Terminal 8 Impacts Passengers For Hours

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A power outage at John F. Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 8 caused major headaches for passengers for hours on Tuesday.

The power went out before 2 p.m. 382 more words