Monthly Archives: October 2011

Jet Diverted to Logan Because of Electrical Odor

October 21, 2011
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A flight bound for Switzerland was diverted to Logan Airport last night after flight attendants apparently detected an electrical odor inside the aircraft. Logan spokesperson Phil Orlandella said Flight 210 a Boeing 767 from Philadelphia to Zurich with 182 passengers and 9 crew aboard. There was an apparent problem in the flight’s aft galley...

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Councilor Arroyo Calls for Fair Wages for Workers at Logan Airport

October 18, 2011
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Boston, MA – After learning of workers earning less than minimum wage at Logan Airport, City Councilor At-Large Felix G. Arroyo held a hearing last week to investigate the wage policy at the Airport. “This is a matter of fairness for our working families.  A fair wage means being able to not only provide...

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Emergency Landing

October 17, 2011
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US Airways flight 2144 from New York’s LaGuardia Airport to Logan International in Boston with 44 on board reported a possible brake problem and subsequently landed without incident at Logan. The aircraft, an Embraer 190, landed on runway 22left at 10:27 on October 14. The aircraft taxied to Terminal B, gate 4 under its...

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US Airways Flight in Emergency Landing

October 13, 2011
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US Airways flight 1771, an Embraer 190 aircraft, flying from Philadelphia to Boston made an emergency landing due to a possible brake problem. The aircraft carrying 104 passengers and crew landed on runway 4R without incident at 1:45 p.m. on October 12. No injuries were reported. The aircraft taxed to Terminal B. Massport Fire...

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American Plane Makes Emergency Landing

October 13, 2011
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American Airlines flight 876, a Boeing 737 heading from Chicago to Boston made an emergency landing on runway 4R at 10:17 a.m. Wednesday morning. The plane landed without incident. The flight crew had reported a possible flap problem and had called to the airport for emergency assistance before landing. There were 136 passengers on...

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Turbulence Injures Passengers on Two Flights

October 3, 2011
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The crew of Jet Blue flight 852, an Airbus 319, from San Juan to Boston experienced serious turbulence along the way allegedly causing 7 passengers to report they were injured. The Jet Blue flight landed in Boston on runway 4R at 9:57 p.m. Sunday night and taxied to Terminal C at gate 36. Massport...

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