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People stand, on July 17, 2014, amongst the wreckages of the malaysian airliner carrying 295 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine. Pro-Russian rebels fighting central Kiev authorities claimed on Thursday that the Malaysian airline that crashed in Ukraine had been shot down by a Ukrainian jet. The head of Ukraine's air traffic control agency said Thursday that the crew of the Malaysia Airlines jet that crashed in the separatist east had reported no problems during flight. AFP PHOTO/DOMINIQUE FAGET        (Photo credit should read DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Professor Weighs In On Malaysia Airlines Crash In Ukraine

As the situation in the Ukraine continues to unfold, a Villanova Professor and expert on Russian Studies has weighed in on the Malaysian Airlines plane that was shot down on Thursday.

07/17/2014

(Ellie Donahue, a passenger aboard the United Airlines flight, tries out an exercise bike on display at PHL while waiting for her trip to resume.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Vermont-Bound Flight Diverted To Philly After Cabin Loses Pressure

It was a scary ride for passengers on a United Express flight headed from Washington, D.C. to Burlington, Vermont, on Wednesday morning.

07/02/2014

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Mystery Piece Of Metal Flies Through Roof Of Office Building In Northeast Philadelphia

So what was the mystery metal piece that seemingly dropped from the sky?

05/23/2014

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Flight From Italy Bound For Philly Diverted To Ireland — Again

A flight that was bound for Philadelphia from Italy had to be diverted after several crew members became ill.

05/20/2014

Albert Rizzi and his service dog. (credit: CBS)

Blind Man, Guide Dog Kicked Off Flight In Philadelphia

An investigation is underway after a blind man says he was thrown off a plane in Philadelphia along with his service dog.

11/14/2013

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UPDATE: Plane That Made Emergency Landing At PHL Cleared To Continue On To Final Destination

A plane from Ireland is scheduled to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport after an unspecified threat.

08/07/2013

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Plane Makes Emergency Landing At Newark International Airport

A small passenger plane landed safely at Newark International Airport in New Jersey after reporting smoke in the cockpit.

07/25/2013

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Plane With Man Who Made Poison Threat Lands In New Jersey

A flight from Hong Kong on which a man claimed everyone was poisoned has arrived safely in New Jersey and the man taken off the plane.

06/17/2013

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Plane Makes Belly Landing In New Jersey After Departing From Philadelphia

An airline official says a US Airways flight with 34 people aboard was forced to make a belly landing at Newark International Airport after experiencing landing gear trouble.

05/18/2013

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Plane From Philly International Searched At Boston’s Logan Airport

A plane that originated in Philadelphia Tuesday morning and landed in Boston was searched after a popping sound was heard from a carry-on bag.

04/16/2013

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Police Seize 75lbs Of Marijuana From Airport In Berks County

Officials say four people were arrested after police seized about 75 pounds of marijuana from a plane in Berks County.

03/20/2013

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Suspect Accused Of Shining Beam At Chopper 3HD Pleads Guilty

A man who police say shined a laser at Chopper 3 HD in July pleaded guilty Wednesday.

10/17/2012

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American Airlines Says It Knows Why Seats Came Loose On Planes

An American Airlines flight from Philadelphia to Miami was delayed almost two hours due to a mechanical issue with the pilot’s seat, airline officials said Thursday.

10/04/2012

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Private Plane Experiences Landing Gear Failure, Skids Off Runway At Philadelphia International

There was a rough landing at Philadelphia International Airport Monday afternoon when a private plane’s landing left landing gear failed, and the aircraft slid off the runway.

04/02/2012

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US Airways Plane Diverted Due To Cabin Odor

A US Airways plane made an emergency landing at Logan International Airport due to a foul cabin odor.

10/20/2011

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