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The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

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

A Spirit Airlines plane on the tarmac. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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

Spirit Airlines emergency landing flight

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

Spirit Airlines Inc. planes sit on the tarmac of an airport. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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

Spirit Airlines Inc. planes sit on the tarmac of an airport. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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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Southwest Jet Makes Emergency Landing In Houston

A Southwest Airlines jet bound from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport to Florida has made an emergency landing in Houston due to cabin pressure issues.

10/10/2013

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

AA Vegas-DFW Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Albuquerque

American Airlines flight 1868 landed safely around 8:40 a.m. Friday at Albuquerque International Sunport and passengers were told the plane would be taken out of service.

01/11/2013

Emergency workers stand around the pilot of a JetBlue plane who was removed from his flight due to a medical issue.  (Photo credit Steve Miller/The Reporter's Edge)

JetBlue Pilot Who Disrupted Flight To Be Freed

A Texas judge says a JetBlue Airways pilot who disrupted a cross-country flight by leaving the cockpit and yelling about religion and terrorists should be freed rather than committed to a mental health facility.

11/09/2012

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AA Jet Returns To DFW Due To Landing-Gear Warning

American Airlines says a jet returned to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport shortly after takeoff because of a cockpit indicator that showed a problem with the landing gear.

10/03/2012

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Loose Seats Force AA Plane Emergency Landing

American Airlines says a Boston-to-Miami flight had to make an emergency landing at New York’s JFK airport over the weekend due to a row of seats that became loose.

10/01/2012

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