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AA International Flight To DFW Makes Emergency Landing

An American Airlines flight from London on it’s way to Dallas-Ft. Worth Airport Friday night was diverted for an emergency landing in Tulsa, Oklahoma after the crew reported a mechanical issue with one of the plane’s engines.

07/12/2014

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Survivors Talk To CBS 11 About Plane Crashing Into Truck & Onto Highway

Out of time and out of options, a pilot makes an emergency landing that very nearly ended in disaster. Photos show part of the planes wing slicing into a passing Ford F-150 pickup truck.

CBS 11–06/27/2014

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Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Arlington Highway

A small plane has made an emergency landing on the overpass that connects two major Arlington roads.

06/27/2014

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Medical Chopper Loses Power, Lands In Field Near Texarkana

A medical helicopter transporting an Oklahoma traffic accident victim lost power and made an emergency landing in a Northeast Texas soybean field.

06/24/2014

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Mechanical Issues Force Dallas Bound AA Flight To Make Emergency Landing In Tulsa

An American Airlines flight en route from Arkansas to Dallas has made an emergency landing in Tulsa after the pilot reported mechanical issues onboard the plane.

05/14/2014

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American Flight From Cabo To DFW Makes Emergency Landing In Abilene

An American Airlines flight bound for DFW Airport had to make an emergency landing in Abilene Tuesday afternoon.

04/15/2014

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Bird Strike Forces Emergency Plane Landing At DFW Airport

An American Airlines flight returned to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport for an emergency landing after its crew reported the jet hit a flock of birds on takeoff.

CBSDFW.COM–02/28/2014

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Southwest Flight From Dallas Makes Emergency Landing

Smoke in the cockpit forced a Southwest Airlines flight, which departed from Dallas Love Field Thursday morning, to make an emergency landing in Abilene, Texas.

10/31/2013

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Parts Didn’t Breach Failed Spirit Airline Engine’s Casing

The outer casing of an engine that failed aboard a Spirit Airlines plane earlier this week wasn’t breached by parts from inside the engine, contrary to initial reports provided to the NTSB, the board said Thursday.

10/17/2013

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Passengers Try To Contact Loved Ones During Emergency Landing

With his plane shaking violently and smoke filling the cabin, passenger Cliff McKenzie dialed his wife 26 times before connecting to her voicemail. Listening to it Wednesday, he remembered the moment aboard Spirit flight 165 clearly.

CBS 11–10/16/2013

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Official: Engine Failure Forced Spirit Plane Emergency Landing At DFW

An engine on an Spirit Airlines jet where passengers said they heard an explosion and saw flames sustained an especially serious type of failure, a National Transportation Safety Board official said Wednesday.

CBS 11–10/16/2013

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Smoke In Cabin Forces Spirit Plane To Return To DFW

CBS 11 News has learned about what passengers call an “emergency situation” on a Spirit Airlines flight initially headed from North Texas to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Georgia.

CBSDFW.COM–10/15/2013

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