flying

Missing Plane Found
MOUNTAIN GREEN, Utah (AP) — Utah authorities have found the wreckage of a small plane that left the Mountain Green Airport and crashed about nine miles away. Officials say the plane was spotted by a Utah Department of Public Safety helicopter about 11:30 a.m. Friday. Morgan County Search and …
Missed Flight Blamed On Missing Screener
DENVER (AP) — A Colorado woman says she missed a flight in Wyoming because there were no female screeners available. Jennifer Winning of Littleton said she checked in for a flight at the Rock Springs, Wyo. airport on Jan. 29 but then learned the flight was delayed. She went outside to wa…
Senate Okays New Air Traffic Control System
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has passed a compromise bill that speeds up the Federal Aviation Administration’s switch from old-fashioned radar to an air traffic control system based on GPS technology. It also requires opening U.S. skies to drone flights within four years. The bill was …
Couple Sues Airline Over Cockroach-Infested Flight [VIDEO]
With delays, baggage fees and overbooking, flying already has the potential to be a miserable experience. But imagine if you had to share your flight with cockroaches. According to Harry Marsh and Kaitlin Rush, that’s exactly what happened to them. They’re now suing carrier AirTran for…
Pilot Makes Harrowing Emergency Landing Without Wheels [VIDEO]
Warning: If you have a fear of flying, this video definitely won’t help. A Boeing 767 made an emergency landing in Warsaw, Poland yesterday after its landing gear failed to extend due to a hydraulic problem. Luckily, the pilot was able to bring the LOT Polish Airlines flight in for a (relativ…