A Florida-bound plane\’s nose gear collapsed during an attempted takeoff at Philadelphia International Airport on Thursday, leaving the plane crippled on the runway and prompting the crew to deploy emergency slides for the passengers to get off.
A small plane traveling to Connecticut after taking a tour of the Statue of Liberty made an emergency landing Saturday on a New York City interstate highway, startling drivers but touching down safely with no serious injuries to anyone aboard or on the ground, officials said.
A small plane made an emergency landing shortly before 6 a.m. Monday, near the parking lot of a Wawa gas station in Fredericksburg, Va.
Crowds coming to the D.C. area for the
presidential inauguration ceremonies mean clogged
airports and packed train stations.
Aircraft designers are paying close attention to
the way geese fly.
For longtime Washingtonians, it may be hard to believe that a generation has passed since the disaster that shocked the nation and led to much-needed changes to safety in the air.