June 20, 2024

JetBlue flight aborts takeoff at JFK over reported fire, mechanical problem scare

A JetBlue flight aborted takeoff on the John F. Kennedy Airport runway Saturday after a fire was reported on board, officials said. The California-bound craft was preparing for departure around 8:30 p.m. when the crew told the control tower of the apparent problem, the Federal Aviation Administration said. The entire plane — which has a […]

United Airlines passenger attempts to enter cockpit, open exit doors during takeoff

A passenger on a United Airlines flight from Chicago to Los Angeles was arrested Friday after trying to enter the cockpit and open the exit doors, the Federal Aviation Administration confirmed to Fox News Digital. In a statement, the FAA said that United Airlines flight 1641 was forced to return to the gate at Chicago O’Hare International Airport after […]

More than 100 killed when Cuban airliner crashes after takeoff.

A Boeing 737 leased by Cuba’s national airline went down in a yucca field. Only three or four survived, state media said. More than 100 people were killed Friday when a commercial airliner crashed shortly after takeoff from Cuba’s main airport near Havana, Cuban state-run media said. The Boeing 737, rented by Cubana de Aviación, […]