EMERGENCY Cracked windshield forced US Airways Express flight to an emergency landing at Burlington airport

A cracked windshield forced an emergency landing at the Burlington airport Thursday morning. The US Airways Express jet was flying from Philadelphia to Montreal when the pilot reported a crack developing. To be safe, the pilot decided to land and Burlington was the closest airport. “The crack was reportedly getting larger and working its way…

EMERGENCY Ryanair #FR8321 from London to Valencia diverted to Barcelona because of fire extinguisher in the cockpit accidentally discharging

Ryanair flight FR8321 was forced to make an emergency landing this morning after a fire extinguisher discharged in the cockpit. Flight FR8321 from London to Valencia first headed to Girona then diverted to Barcelona shortly after 10am this morning. The flight landed safely at 10.26am. The flight trucks are lined up as we make an…

NEWS Minnesota woman goes into labor on flight, causes emergency landing of American Airlines #AA611

An American Airlines flight made an emergency landing in North Carolina Tuesday afternoon when a Minnesota woman went into labor mid-flight. Shaniqua Cherry wasn’t due for another two weeks, but her daughter apparently couldn’t wait any longer, WSOC-TV says. She started having contractions before boarding, but didn’t think anything of it, WSOC says, but when…