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Former Navy fighter pilot praised for her 'nerves of steel' during emergency

CNN  2018-04-19 12:46:17

Things looked grim aboard the Southwest Airlines flight, but you wouldn't have guessed it hearing the air of calm from the former Navy fighter pilot guiding the plane to safety.

NTSB looking at hidden crack in Southwest jet engine

CNN  2018-04-19 08:44:09

The National Transportation Safety Board is finishing up its initial examination into the deadly Southwest Airlines engine failure Thursday -- but many questions remain unanswered.

Southwest Airlines engine explosion: US orders fan blade inspections

BBC News  2018-04-19 03:53:15

Tests on fan blades come after an explosion on a Southwest Airlines flight that left one person dead.

Fan Blade, Engine Cover Are Factors in Southwest Flight 1380 Engine Failure

The Wall Street Journal  2018-04-19 01:26:57

Safety experts tracking the probe of what caused Southwest Airlines Flight 1380?s deadly midair engine failure say vulnerabilities in a fan blade and the cowling, or engine cover, have emerged as risk ...

See passenger video inside plane

CNN  2018-04-18 21:54:22

Passengers recount their near-death experiences on Southwest Airlines Flight 1380

Hear the pilot's emergency call

CNN  2018-04-18 17:01:01

Hear the frightening audio between a Southwest Airlines pilot and air traffic control as the plane made an emergency landing in Philadelphia after one of its engines failed.

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PR Newswire  2018-04-18 13:31:00

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Fatal Southwest Accident Puts Focus on Widely Used Engine

The Wall Street Journal  2018-04-18 12:35:26

The engine failure that killed a passenger aboard a Southwest Airlines flight puts the spotlight on one of the industry?s most commonly used engines.

NTSB: Investigators find metal fatigue in Southwest 737 engine failure

Air Transport World  2018-04-18 12:30:00

US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators found evidence of metal fatigue in the left engine of the Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International ...

Southwest passengers grabbed woman nearly sucked out of window

CNN  2018-04-18 09:02:44

For 20 minutes, the Southwest Airlines jet was a normal flight from New York to Dallas with 149 people aboard.

Woman who died when Southwest Airlines window broke was a leader and altruist

CNN  2018-04-18 07:49:59

Jennifer Riordan, a well-known leader in New Mexico and big-hearted altruist, died Tuesday when a Southwest Airlines jet engine failed midair and its debris blew up window, CNN affiliate KOAT reported.

Witness: I feel lucky to be alive

CNN  2018-04-18 04:53:01

Southwest Airlines passenger Marty Martinez shares his experience aboard flight 1380 where passengers pulled a woman back into the plane after she was sucked into a hole left by a shattered window.

Passenger killed following Southwest Airlines engine failure

Breaking Travel News  2018-04-18 03:37:58

A female passenger has been killed after an engine on a US passenger jet exploded mid-flight. Seven others needed medical treatment following the incident on board Southwest Airlines Flight 1380.

Airline engine blows up over US, kills passenger

Bangkok Post  2018-04-18 02:03:00

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania: A Southwest Airlines jet blew an engine at 32,000 feet and sent shrapnel through the airplane's window, setting off a desperate scramble by passengers to save a woman from getting ...

Southwest Starts Accident Probe

The Wall Street Journal  2018-04-17 23:08:22

Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly said it was too early to comment on whether it would conduct additional aircraft inspections or restrict flying in the wake of its first fatal in-flight accident.

Watch passenger's video from inside the plane

CNN  2018-04-17 22:14:01

Marty Martinez, a passenger aboard Southwest Airlines flight 1380 that made an emergency landing after engine failure, says that the landing was so violent, he thought they were crashing. CNN's Brian Todd ...

One Person Dies as Southwest Jet Makes Emergency Landing

The Wall Street Journal  2018-04-17 21:01:37

One person died after a Southwest Airlines suffered an apparent engine failure and was forced to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia. The death marks the first U.S. airline fatality since 2009.

One dead after Southwest 737 mid-air engine failure

Air Transport World  2018-04-17 20:38:00

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport on April 17 after an apparent engine failure that caused one fatality.read more

Southwest Airlines incident: Jet makes emergency landing in Philadelphia

BBC News  2018-04-17 17:44:02

The Southwest Airlines plane landed in Philadelphia en route from New York to Dallas.

One of the engines malfunctioned, passenger says

CNN  2018-04-17 17:27:34

A Southwest Airlines plane flying from New York to Dallas had to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia on Tuesday morning after one of its engines malfunctioned, according to a passenger.