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Firefighters simulate emergency response to a fire at Dulles International Airport. (Credit: Heather Curtis/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

California-Bound Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Dulles

A United Airlines flight headed to San Francisco was forced to return to Dulles Airport with a mechanical issue.

11/17/2014

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Malaysia Airlines Jet Turns Back After Gear Fails

Malaysia Airlines says a flight heading to India made an emergency landing in Kuala Lumpur after it was forced to turn back when its right landing gear malfunctioned.

04/20/2014

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Police Helicopter Damaged in Emergency Landing

Howard County Police say the department’s helicopter was damaged during an emergency landing on the football field of a Columbia high school after a mechanical failure, but no one was injured.

05/31/2013

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US Officials Defend Handling Of Boeing 787 Mishaps

Obama administration officials struggled Wednesday to defend their initial statements that the Boeing 787 Dreamliner is safe while promising a transparent probe of mishaps involving the aircraft’s batteries.

01/24/2013

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Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Man Began Praying In Aisle

A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Dulles International Airport Thursday night after a passenger began praying in the aisle.

11/09/2012

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Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing At Va Airport

Suffolk Mayor Linda Johnson’s husband and the pilot escaped injury when landing gear problems forced a small plane to make an emergency landing at Suffolk Executive Airport.

01/27/2012

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