Boeing 737

This Sunday, July 6, 2014 photo by Jerry Compton provided by Wiley E. Waters Whitewater Rafting shows a freight train that derailed near Alberton in western Montana, sending three cars carrying aircraft components down a steep embankment and into the Clark Fork River on Thursday, July 3.  (AP Photo/Wiley E. Waters Whitewater Rafting, Jerry Compton)

Derailed fuselages removed from Montana river

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Crews have removed all three commercial airplane fuselages from a river embankment in western Montana after they tumbled off a train in a derailment. Montana Rail Link spokeswoman Lynda Frost tells […]

07/08/2014

An Alaska Airlines jet

Alaska Airlines: Pilot who fainted had stomach bug

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.

02/01/2013

An Alaska Airlines jet

Passengers talk about pilot who lost consciousness in flight

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 […]

02/01/2013

Ontario to Seattle flight diverted to San Jose

(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 […]

08/08/2012