Plane makes emergency return to airport after hitting deer during takeoff

FAA: Plane hits deer during takeoff at Charlotte Douglas Airport

A plane struck a deer while the jet was taking off from Charlotte Douglas International Airport just before noon on Wednesday, CNN affiliate WSOC reports.

The plane, which was headed to Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport in MS, began leaking fuel shortly after taking to the air. There was fuel leaking from the aircraft, so passengers deplaned on the runway and firetrucks did hose the plane down.

"The airplane came immediately back to the airport and landed safely".

A pilot of a passenger plane had to declare an emergency landing after smashing into an anima on the runway when attempting to take-off.

Previewing and predicting UFC 208 main card events
Holm could bounce back from consecutive losses that have since colored the former champion as a potential one-hit wonder. Now, according to de Randamie, women will be able to maintain healthier eating habits in the weeks leading up to fights.

American Airlines says all 44 passengers were evacuated from the plane and taken by bus back to the terminal.

The runway has been closed for cleanup and to investigate, according to the Observer.

No injuries were reported.

Related News:

  • Strike-hit Kashmir tense after civilian killings at Kulgam encounter

    Strike-hit Kashmir tense after civilian killings at Kulgam encounter

    The army in a statement said that the four terrorists killed in the encounter belonged to Lashkar-e-Toiba and Hizb-ul-Mujahideen. On Sunday, people gathered in thousands at the funeral of the militants and the civilians.
    Pittsburgh-area gasoline prices fall to $2.56

    Pittsburgh-area gasoline prices fall to $2.56

    The average gas price in Rockford is now 18.9 cents lower than a month ago, but 65.7 cents higher than this same time past year . The U.S. average dropped 7.1 cents during the past month but moved up 57.9 cents during the past 12 months.
    Pepper gas causes chaos in Hamburg Airport, Germany

    Pepper gas causes chaos in Hamburg Airport, Germany

    Firefighters were examining them to find out whether they had to be taken to the hospital, the German news agency dpa reported. According to live flight tracking website flightradar24.com some flights were diverted to other airports after the incident.
  • New round of talks on Syria conflict on Wednesday

    New round of talks on Syria conflict on Wednesday

    The resolution, which was unanimously adopted in December 2015, aims to establish governance and come up with a new constitution. However, Russia, Iran and Turkey agreed that the rebels should take part in UN-led peace talks opening in Geneva on February 20.
    Baftas 2017: Ken Loach slams government for 'disgraceful' treatment of refugees

    Baftas 2017: Ken Loach slams government for 'disgraceful' treatment of refugees

    The BAFTAs will air on Sunday, February 12 on the BBC One channel starting at 9pm (local London time ), with a 2-hour tape delay. Dan Lemmon won a Bafta along with his visual effects team for their work on the Jungle Book .
    Storm progresses as expected; snow coming soon

    Storm progresses as expected; snow coming soon

    February 2006: Snow piled up to 26.9 inches over more than two days, forcing city officials to cancel flights and rail service. Residents are asked to remove any vehicles from the roadway to assist the Department of Public Works in removing the snow.
  • More Than 680 Arrested In Raids Targeting Undocumented Immigrants

    More Than 680 Arrested In Raids Targeting Undocumented Immigrants

    The majority of those arrested last week had criminal records but some were for misdemeanour crimes, such as traffic violations. He said the focus of the recent raids was on risky criminals, but said it also included anyone who had broken immigration laws.
    Royals sign pitcher Travis Wood to two-year deal

    Royals sign pitcher Travis Wood to two-year deal

    Wood appeared in 259 games for the Cubs over seven seasons, including 133 starts. "Wherever I fit in is what I'll do". Wood made 77 appearances, going 4-0 with a 2.95 ERA in 61 innings.
    Verizon pulled back into unlimited-data game

    Verizon pulled back into unlimited-data game

    Sprint charges for HD video under its premium unlimited plan, which at $70 monthly for one line is cheaper than Verizon's plan. But Sprint and T-Mobile recognized in unlimited data an opportunity to snare customers from heavyweights Verizon and AT&T.
  • Sonos hikes United Kingdom  prices by 25% due to effects of Brexit

    Sonos hikes United Kingdom prices by 25% due to effects of Brexit

    In some cases, prices are increasing as much as 25%, and when we're talking about the high-end, that kind of jump can hurt. Its CONNECT: AMP and BOOST products will increase by a sizable 25% to £499 and £99, respectively.
    Australian authorities arrest Hitler lookalike

    Australian authorities arrest Hitler lookalike

    During Nazi rule, the house was transformed into a shrine to Hitler as the town drew in a wave of tourists. The incident comes amid an ongoing legal dispute over Hitler's birthplace.
    Facebook users can now get detailed weather info

    Facebook users can now get detailed weather info

    It shows users profiles of people attending upcoming events, people who live nearby, and people who the user works with. Facebook is also testing out various weather notifications, which could alert you of impending bad weather in your area.


Most liked

Dozens of civilians killed in Turkish shelling of al-Bab in Syria
The corridor has been set up to the south of the town and is anything from 500 metres to one kilometre wide. Erdogan, speaking in Istanbul, said Al-Bab "is now besieged from all fronts".

Pressure on Wenger to break Bayern curse in Champions League
Eventually, it was an error from Lewandowski in an unfamiliar position on the pitch that gave the Gunners a vital away goal . Neuer saved Sanchez's penalty, but the Chile global drilled home the rebound from a tight angle at the second attempt.

Harrison Ford has jet run-in at California airport
Experts heaped praise on Ford, insisting his skills as a pilot helped him land the plane without threatening any lives. On a recording of his dispatch with air traffic control, Ford asks, " Was that airliner meant to be underneath me? ".

JC Penney Company Inc (JCP) Moves on Morgan Stanley Upgrade
The department store operator reported ($0.21) EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.21). In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 58% percent of times.

Teva Claws Its Way Back With Earnings, Revenue Beat
The company reported $1.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.36 by $0.02. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited's quarterly revenue was up 33.0% compared to the same quarter previous year .

Samsung chief in second grilling over corruption claims
The prosecution has also identified four other Samsung executives as suspects and have summoned three of them. The secret confidante is on trial for charges including corruption and coercion.

Joe Root will be Alastair Cook's successor as England Test captain
Ben Stokes is expected to be named vice-captain as the new generation of England players takes over formal leadership roles. After Alastair Cook stepped down last week, the Selectors and I engaged in the proper process to appoint his successor.

Kremlin Says Putin and Trump Will Meet In July
All nine agents confirmed that Flynn had extensive contact with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak before and after the election. But U.S. officials are now saying that the sanctions were also a topic of conversation.

Jordan Spieth sounds off on adult autograph-seeking 'scums'
Australian Day had to contend with driving wind and rain over his last four holes before organisers halted play at 1:34 p.m. Elsewhere in golf, Tiger Woods has announced he will not compete in his next two scheduled tournaments due to back spasms.

Protesters demonstrate over federal Planned Parenthood funding
But Cole Black, who is 45 and from Fuquay-Varina, spoke in favor of the services provided by Planned Parenthood. Reporter Ashley Collins reported live from the scene of a protest against Planned Parenthood in Naples.

China January exports rise 7.9 percent, beating forecasts
The country's trade surplus widened last month to 354.53 billion yuan ($51.62 billion) from 275.42 billion yuan in December. Exports had been forecast to grow 3.1% according to a median estimate of 11 economists polled by The Wall Street Journal.

'Fifty Shades Darker' Lacks Chemistry, Pretends to Have Meaningful Plot
The movie spends much of its time presenting Christian as flawed but decent boyfriend material - not the creepy stalker he is. While at dinner they talk about where their relationship needs to be before Anastasia would even consider reconnecting.

Toyota refreshes 2018 Tundra and Sequoia with TRD Sport trim
On both models the TRD Sport means there are new bumpers, as well as numerous black-finish exterior bits and pieces. Toyota is the most recent culprit, with the new TRD trims on the Tundra and Sequoia (yes, Toyota still makes that).

Activision Blizzard Earnings: Call of Duty Sales Lag, Stock Gains on Buyback
While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators about Activision Blizzard , Inc.'s ( ATVI ). California State Teachers Retirement System increased its stake in Activision Blizzard by 7.6% in the second quarter.

Google Play's New Privacy Policy Rule Goes into Effect on March 15th
Now that the product teams for the two will supposedly be merging, can we expect just one music streaming app from Google? To make it work, the sender is required to tap on the Send button and the receiver has to tap on the Receive button.