Two planes that nearly collided last month at Newark LibertyInternational Airport came within yards of each other, the NationalTransportation Safety Board said

United Express Flight 4100, an Embraer ERJ-145 operated by ExpressJet, was cleared to take off on runway 4R at the same time United Airlines Flight 1243, a Boeing 737, was landing on the intersecting runway 29 on April 24. On air traffic control radio captured by the website LiveATC.net, the tower can be heard telling…

BREAKING U.S. Airways Flight 735 from Philadelphia to Orlando hitsturbulence, 4 hurt

Four people were injured Sunday afternoon when a US Airways flight hit severe turbulence shortly after taking off from Philadelphia International Airport, an airline spokesman said. Three people, including two flight attendants, were taken to hospitals for treatment after the plane returned to Philadelphia, said spokesman McGlashen.There were 265 people on board, including a crew of 10,…