The Los Angeles Times has a frightening account of a routine JetBlue flight turning unroutine.
Disabled Airliner Creates a 3-Hour Drama in SkiesJetBlue needs to switch the fleet over to the Bombardier CRJ700 Canadair Regional Jet Airliner and send those Airbuses back to France.
By Stuart Pfeifer, Megan Garvey and Monte Morin, Times Staff Writers
A landing gear malfunction on a packed JetBlue airliner turned a routine coast-to-coast flight into a three-hour ordeal for 145 passengers and crew members Wednesday as pilots repeatedly circled above Southern California before making an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport. (link)
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