Watch This Pilot Make An Emergency Landing On Back Wheels Only

Last week, a pilot for Colombia's Avianca airline successfully landed a Fokker 100 on the back wheels only, carefully balancing the nose in the air until the plane had slowed to a safe speed. » 4/02/14 1:40pm 4/02/14 1:40pm

Out-Of-Fuel Plane Emergency Lands At Local Gas Station

Emergency landings happen in all sorts of interesting places, like highways and the ocean. But after running out of gas, one pilot in Virginia managed to emergency land his Piper in a rather convenient place: A gas station. Brilliant! » 8/12/13 12:00pm 8/12/13 12:00pm

Slide Down The Escape Chute Of A Delta Jet

A Delta Airlines flight from Detroit to Phoenix on Thursday had to make an emergency landing in Colorado Springs due to engine failure. Some 225 passengers were forced to exit via the escape slides, and one kept his camera running. » 12/31/10 1:00pm 12/31/10 1:00pm