• 1 Person Dies After Southwest Jet With Engine Trouble Makes Emergency Landing

    5 monthes ago - By NPR

    Seven people were treated for minor injuries on board the flight from New York that was bound for Dallas but forced to land in Philadelphia. Photos showed a mangled engine and a broken window.
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  • Southwest Airlines Engine Failure Results in First Fatality on U.S. Airline in 9 Years

    Southwest Airlines Engine Failure Results in First Fatality on U.S. Airline in 9 Years

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    An engine failure that forced Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 to make an emergency landing has left one person dead, making it the first fatality on a U.S. airline in nine years.
    The Southwest Airlines jetliner, a Boeing 737-700, was en route from LaGuardia Airport in New York to Dallas when it suffered an apparent in-flight engine failure of the left engine, National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Robert Sumwalt said during a briefing Tuesday. Sumwalt did not provide further information about the fatality or the person's identity.
    The flight, which was carrying 144 passengers and...
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  • Southwest passenger says 'there is blood everywhere' after terrifying emergency landing

    Southwest passenger says 'there is blood everywhere' after terrifying emergency landing

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    On Tuesday, Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 from New York to Dallas made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport after one of its engines failed and caused an explosion that sent shrapnel into the cabin.
    One of the passengers on the flight, Marty Martinez, told CBS News about the incident while still on the aircraft.
    One passenger died as a result of the accident, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.
    On Tuesday, Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 from New York to Dallas made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport after one of its engines...
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  • Southwest Airlines shares slide after NTSB says one person died after flight suffered massive engine failure

    Southwest Airlines shares slide after NTSB says one person died after flight suffered massive engine failure

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A Southwest Airlines flight suffered uncontained engine failure Tuesday.
    One passenger has died as a result.
    Shares of the airline fell to session lows on the news, and are now down 1.9%.
    Shares of Southwest Airlines are sliding late Tuesday after the National Transportation Safety Board chairman Robert Sumwalt announced at a press conference that one person died as a result of the uncontained engine failure on flight 1380 from LaGuardia Airport in New York to Love Field in Dallas.
    The failure, which caused the front of the engine to disintegrate, sprayed shrapnel that penetrated the cabin...
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  • Southwest Airlines shares slide after NTSB says one person died after flight suffered massive engine failure

    Southwest Airlines shares slide after NTSB says one person died after flight suffered massive engine failure

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A Southwest Airlines flight suffered uncontained engine failure Tuesday.
    One passenger has died as a result.
    Shares of the airline fell to session lows on the news, and are now down 1.9%.
    Shares of Southwest Airlines are sliding late Tuesday after the National Transporation Safety Board chairman Robert Sumwalt announced at a press conference that one person died as a result of the uncontained engine failure on flight 1380 from LaGuardia Airport in New York to Love Field in Dallas.
    The failure, which caused the front of the engine to disintegrate, sprayed shrapnel that penetrated the cabin...
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  • 'We Are Going Down': Southwest Makes Emergency Landing In Philadelphia

    'We Are Going Down': Southwest Makes Emergency Landing In Philadelphia

    5 monthes ago - By NPR

    Passengers said a woman was injured and that one of the windows was blown out when the plane had engine trouble. The flight from New York was bound for Dallas with 148 people on board.
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  • Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 Makes Emergency Landing After Engine Blows Out

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    A Southwest Airlines Co. jetliner made an emergency landing in Philadelphia International Airport after an engine blew out, forcing the suspension of flights in and out of the airport.
    The cabin depressurized when engine debris broke a window, according to an NBC affiliate. A woman was drawn toward the hole, the affiliate said, citing a relative of a passenger. The plane landed safely. Photos posted on Twitter show the front of the left engine on the Boeing Co. 737-700 was ripped open.
    Southwest said the flight, which was bound for Dallas from New York's LaGuardia airport, had 143...
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  • A Southwest plane makes terrifying emergency landing after a major engine failure mid-flight

    A Southwest plane makes terrifying emergency landing after a major engine failure mid-flight

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 suffered an uncontained engine failure.
    A passenger on board the flight told local affiliate, NBC10 , that the damage to fuselage caused a female passenger to be partially sucked from the flight.
    A ground stop was issued for Philadelphia International Airport following the incident.
    A Southwest Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia after one of its engines suffered a major mid-flight failure.
    The failure, which caused the front of the engine to disintegrate, sprayed shrapnel that penetrated the cabin of the Boeing...
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  • A Southwest plane makes terrifying emergency after an engine fails mid-flight

    A Southwest plane makes terrifying emergency after an engine fails mid-flight

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 suffered an uncontained engine failure.
    A passenger on board the flight told local affiliate, NBC10, that the damage to fuselage caused a female passenger to be injured.
    A ground stop was issued for Philadelphia International Airport following the incident.
    A Southwest Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia after one of its engines suffered a major mid-flight failure.
    The failure, which caused the front of the engine to disintegrate, sprayed shrapnel that penetrated the cabin of the Boeing 737-700, causing the jet to...
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