SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Before Asiana Flight 214 crash-landed in San Francisco, the last time the Korean airlines’ flight attendants made news it was over an effort by their union earlier this year to get […]
(AP) – Is there a doctor on board? Surprisingly often, there is — in half of in-flight medical emergencies — and sick airline passengers almost always survive, a new study finds. The research is the […]
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A passenger on a commercial flight from Alaska to Oregon was arrested Monday after witnesses say he tried to open an emergency exit during the plane’s descent and other passengers had […]
SEATTLE (AP) — An Alaska Airlines spokesman says a pilot who lost consciousness while flying from Los Angeles to Seattle was suffering from food poisoning or a stomach virus.
Flight 473, a Boeing 737, departed LAX at 6:37 last night bound for Seattle with 116 passengers and five crewmembers aboard. But the jet touched down in Portland around 9:05 p.m. because the pilot lost […]
SEATTLE (AP) — Two military jets escorted an Alaska Airlines flight into Seattle and authorities took a passenger off the plane, after a caller told the FBI that a possible hijacker was aboard.
BURBANK (CNS) – The death of an Alaska Airlines pilot whose body was found on a Golden State (5) Freeway offramp in October was due to natural causes, a Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office report said today.
SEATTLE (AP) – A computer problem is causing significant delays for Alaska Airlines flights. Airline spokeswoman Bobbie Egan says the problem is with a data connection. The airline hasn’t been able to check in passengers […]
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) – The body of an Alaska Airlines pilot has been found on a Southern California freeway off-ramp. The Los Angeles County coroner’s office says 55-year-old Clifford Morris of Richland, Wash., was found […]
(CNS) – An Alaska Airlines flight from Ontario International Airport to Seattle was diverted to San Jose today and landed safely after the pilot declared an emergency, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The emergency […]
(AP) – A 50-year-old Tacoma man could face criminal charges after an outburst over a reading light during a flight from Honolulu to Bellingham International Airport. Washington State Patrol spokesman Keith Leary tells The Bellingham […]