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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.


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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.



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.


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.


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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.


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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.



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.


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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.


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Plane Makes Emergency Evacuation On The Runway At Philadelphia International Airport

Dozens of passengers were forced to evacuate a plane at Philadelphia International Airport, after an emergency landing.


Gulf Nation Sends Plane To Iran Amid Efforts To Free American Hikers

An official with Oman’s foreign ministry says the Gulf nation has sent a plane to Tehran amid efforts toward a bail-for-freedom deal for two Americans jailed for spying.


Some Local Flights Canceled On Southwest Airlines

Three flights, Sunday afternoon, have been delayed by more than an hour. They include flights 11-16 and 10-22 to Orlando and flight 39-15 to West Palm Beach. Flight 16-22 from Boston to Philadelphia has been cancelled, as has flight 13-69 from Tampa.


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Local Man Celebrates 100th Birthday By Skydiving

Fred Mack truly lives his life to the fullest. On his 100th birthday, when most people would be content with a small celebration, Mack decided he would mark this major milestone by skydiving!


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Sick Flight Attendants Cause Philadelphia-Bound Plane To Stop In Chicago

A late-night arrival is expected for 150 passengers whose Philadelphia-bound U.S. Airways flight was diverted to Chicago.


3 On Your Side: Travel Upgrade Advice

Need to get away? Just because your ticket says “coach” doesn’t mean you can’t travel first class! 3-On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about some ways travelers are getting upgrades.


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Philly International In Line For Latest Safety System

At Philadelphia International Airport on Friday morning, the jumbo jet was two and a half miles out on final approach. Another flight, American Airlines flight 1209 was on the ground, ready for takeoff, when air traffic controllers cleared the flight for departure.