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Emergency Landing at Ben Gurion Airport

Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Delta flight #469 with 362 passengers made an emergency landing at Ben Gurion airport at 2:30 AM on Sunday.

The plane, a Boeing 747 flying from Ben Gurion to JFK, declared the emergency shortly after takeoff, and circled over the ocean for over an hour before returning back to land in Israel.

Delta 469

The plane landed safely.

IAF Navigator Emergency Lands F-16

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

During an IAF flight over the Mediterranean on Monday, an F-16i pilot suffered from vertigo and wasn’t able to fly the plane.

The Navigator took over the F-16 and landed it safely.

The Air Force has decided to run refresher flight safety courses all week.

Regular operations will continue.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/iaf-navigator-emergency-lands-f-16/2014/03/25/

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