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Southwest passenger's death was the first fatality on a US passenger airline in more than 9 years

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

On Tuesday, Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 from New York to Dallas made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport after one of its engines failed and caused an explosion that sent shrapnel into the cabin.
One passenger died as a result of the accident and seven received minor injuries, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.
NTSB chairman Robert Sumwalt said the death was the first on a US passenger airline in over nine years.
On Tuesday, Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 from New York to Dallas made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport...
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Passengers on Southwest flight told loved ones goodbye

Passengers on Southwest flight told loved ones goodbye

1 day ago   |   By New York Post

Terrified passengers on the Southwest Airlines flight forced to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia when an engine exploded at 38,000 feet frantically called and texted loved ones as they prepared for the worst, according to reports and social media posts. “The plane dropped immediately. Our oxygen masks dropped immediately,” passenger Matt Tranchin told NBC4...
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Southwest passenger says 'there is blood everywhere' after terrifying emergency landing

Southwest passenger says 'there is blood everywhere' after terrifying emergency landing

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

On Tuesday, Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 from New York to Dallas made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport after one of its engines failed and caused an explosion that sent shrapnel into the cabin.
One of the passengers on the flight, Marty Martinez, told CBS News about the incident while still on the aircraft.
One passenger died as a result of the accident, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.
On Tuesday, Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 from New York to Dallas made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport after one of its engines...
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Southwest flight makes emergency landing in Philadelphia after engine damaged

Southwest flight makes emergency landing in Philadelphia after engine damaged

1 day ago   |   By CNBC

Southwest confirmed that flight 1380 was diverted to Philadelphia, but did not provide any further information on the reason.
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Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 Makes Emergency Landing After Engine Blows Out

1 day ago   |   By Fortune

A Southwest Airlines Co. jetliner made an emergency landing in Philadelphia International Airport after an engine blew out, forcing the suspension of flights in and out of the airport.
The cabin depressurized when engine debris broke a window, according to an NBC affiliate. A woman was drawn toward the hole, the affiliate said, citing a relative of a passenger. The plane landed safely. Photos posted on Twitter show the front of the left engine on the Boeing Co. 737-700 was ripped open.
Southwest said the flight, which was bound for Dallas from New York's LaGuardia airport, had 143...
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