A Delta Air Lines flight made an emergency landing in New York after an air marshal discovered suspicious wires in a lavatory.
A JetBlue flight made an emergency landing on Tuesday when the captain suffered some kind of mental breakdown. No one was injured, thanks in part to the actions of David Gonzalez, who held the pilot in a choke hold until the plane landed safely.
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A British man was arrested in the Netherlands on Wednesday after he attacked the flight crew of a UK-bound passenger plane, local media reported.
A Lufthansa flight from Newark to Munich was forced to divert to Keflavik when five passengers complained of illness.
A Continental Airlines jet flying to Portland, Ore. was forced to make an emergency landing at Helena Regional Airport (HLN) after one of its engines died over the Upper Midwest Sunday night.
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