cactusTECH
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B6 Emergency Landing At JFK Today

Sun Jul 03, 2005 1:42 am

I was just passing through terminal 6and i saw B6 stuck on taxiway A and fire trucks around it.. any info?????? local time Saturday 1230
 
Jetblue15
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RE: B6 Emergency Landing At JFK Today

Sun Jul 03, 2005 6:02 am

I was at work today and had a radio on me. Operations didn't say anything about it so it leads me to believe that everything and everyone is okay. I'll try and find out more. Unfortunalty I'm home now.

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WesternA318
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RE: B6 Emergency Landing At JFK Today

Sun Jul 03, 2005 6:03 am

I saw that too, but I was in a hurry to get over to our gate in T4 for our charter flight...
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OPNLguy
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RE: B6 Emergency Landing At JFK Today

Sun Jul 03, 2005 7:32 am

Basic info will undoubtedly pop-up in a couple of days at:

http://www.faa.gov/avr/aai/iirform.htm
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exFATboy
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RE: B6 Emergency Landing At JFK Today

Sun Jul 03, 2005 11:05 am

Nothing on the local NY news, so I'd assume it's nothing major.
 
aviationwiz
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RE: B6 Emergency Landing At JFK Today

Sun Jul 03, 2005 12:18 pm

It's not even known if this was for sure an emergency landing. It could have just been a fuel leak.
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flybyguy
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RE: B6 Emergency Landing At JFK Today

Sun Jul 03, 2005 1:13 pm

Could have been a faulty indicator light... that's the kind of "emergencies" that happen very often in commercial aviation.
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notbluejet
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RE: B6 Emergency Landing At JFK Today

Mon Jul 04, 2005 1:32 am

There were 2 planes taken OOS for mechanicals that day...

Just curious how do you sum it all upto a fuel leak. I know its just a guess but out of the 10000 things that could have happened why did you choose that one?
 
icebird757
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RE: B6 Emergency Landing At JFK Today

Tue Jul 05, 2005 1:15 am

The emergency was just a #1 failure after takeoff.
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