Delta Jet Slides Off Taxiway At Metro Airport

Airport spokesman Brian Lassaline says the Boeing 767 was headed to a departure runway when it slide off the taxiway around 6:50 a.m. There were no injuries.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/23/2013

Small Plane Crashes Near Ann Arbor, Pilot Hospitalized

A man was taken to the hospital after his single-engine, two-seat plane crashed near the Ann Arbor Municipal Airport.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2012

Jonas Jerebko #33 of the Detroit Pistons reacts to a basket against the Charlotte Bobcats during their game at Time Warner Cable Arena on January 13, 2012 in Charlotte. (Getty Images)

Plane Carrying Pistons Makes Emergency Landing

A charter flight bringing the Detroit Pistons to Houston for a game against the Rockets had to make an emergency landing at Hobby Airport on Monday afternoon.

97.1 The Ticket–01/17/2012

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Injuries Not Life Threatening For 4 In Flint Plane Crash

A small plane has crash landed at Flint’s Bishop International Airport, leaving four people with non-life threatening injuries

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011


Report: Confusion Slowed Pilot’s Lake Huron Rescue

A pilot whose plane crashed into Lake Huron spent nearly a full day in the water because an air-traffic controller and Coast Guard rescuers were confused about where he had ditched his single-engine aircraft, according to a sheriff’s report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2011


Former U-M Student Pleads Guilty To Plane Stowaway Charge

The man told investigators he was able to get through screening by presenting an expired boarding pass, U-M student identification and a police report that his U.S. passport had been stolen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2011

Pilot Who Crashed In Lake Huron Found Alive

A fishing boat, called Eagles Nest, rescued the pilot about nine miles off Harbor Beach, according to USCG Petty Officer Lauren Jorgensen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011


Man Who Sneaked Onto Plane Was Former UM Student

There are a lot of questions about a former University of Michigan student charged with being a stowaway in the sky.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2011

Small Plane Crash Lands At Grosse Ile Airport

A small plane crashed late Thursday afternoon at Grosse Ile Airport.


“Threatening Note” Diverts Plane Departing Detroit

A friend of three of the passengers on Flight 1706 tells WWJ that the plane was evacuated after a threatening note was found in the bathroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2011