Plane Grounded

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Southwest Plane Grounded In Sacramento After Tires Blow

Rescue firefighters responded to a Southwest Airlines flight in distress after two tires blew on the runway Tuesday evening, leaving the jet and its passengers grounded.


A Southwest Airlines jet from Oakland is shown at the gate at LAX after being diverted from its destination to San Diego, April, 3, 2011. (NNS/KTTV)

Burning Electrical Smell Diverts Southwest Flight From Oakland

A Southwest Airlines jetliner headed from Oakland and carrying 142 people diverted to Los Angeles Sunday night because of a burning electrical smell in the passenger cabin.

CBS San Francisco–04/04/2011