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Who is Jennifer Riordan? Southwest Passenger Killed After Flight Engine Failure

3 monthes ago   |   By Newsweek

Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport Tuesday following an engine explosion.
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Southwest says it's 'devastated' after major engine failure leads to one fatality

Southwest says it's 'devastated' after major engine failure leads to one fatality

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Southwest Airlines has released a statement about Flight 1380, which made an emergency landing in Philadelphia and left one passenger dead on Tuesday.
"The entire Southwest Airlines Family is devastated and extends its deepest, heartfelt sympathy to the Customers, employees, family members and loved ones affected by this tragic event," Southwest Airlines said.
One passenger died during the flight and seven received minor injuries, Southwest Airlines said.
Southwest Airlines has released a statement about Flight 1380, which made an emergency landing in Philadelphia and left one passenger...
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Southwest pilot to air traffic control before emergency landing: ‘There's a hole and someone went out'

Southwest pilot to air traffic control before emergency landing: ‘There's a hole and someone went out'

3 monthes 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.
According to an audio recording obtained by NBC10 , the flight's pilot was told a passenger "went out" of the aircraft while it was in the air.
Earlier, a family member of a passenger told NBC10 that a woman was partially "drawn out" of the aircraft before she was "pulled back in by other passengers."
On Tuesday, Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 from New York to Dallas made...
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Southwest passenger dies in first U.S. airline fatality since 2009

3 monthes ago   |   By Politico

A passenger died Tuesday during the terrifying emergency landing of a Southwest Airlines flight in Philadelphia - the first fatal U.S. airline accident since a 2009 crash that sparked years of activism for aviation safety reforms. National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Robert Sumwalt confirmed the death, which occurred after an engine failure on the Boeing 737 and passengers' reports of an explosion that left a window shattered. He offered no details about who the deceased passenger was or how he or she died. One passenger, Marty Martinez, told news organizations that one woman's...
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1 dead after Southwest jet engine fails in midair; flight makes emergency landing

3 monthes ago   |   By ABC

A Southwest Airlines jet apparently blew an engine at about 30,000 feet and got hit by shrapnel that smashed a window and damaged the fuselage Tuesday, killing a passenger and injuring seven others, authorities said.
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1 Person Dies After Southwest Jet With Engine Trouble Makes Emergency Landing

1 Person Dies After Southwest Jet With Engine Trouble Makes Emergency Landing

3 monthes ago   |   By NPR

Seven people were treated for minor injuries on board the flight from New York that was bound for Dallas but forced to land in Philadelphia. Photos showed a mangled engine and a broken window.
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At least one dead after engine explosion on Southwest plane

3 monthes ago   |   By NY Daily News

A Southwest Airlines flight out of LaGuardia was forced to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia after experiencing engine problems.
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