One On The Ground

Author: Karen Wielinski
ISBN: 9781680610062
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When Continental Airlines Flight 3407 crashed into Karen Wielinski's home, everyone aboard the plane died. So did "one on the ground." This compelling memoir tells of survival, grief, hope, miracles, and family bonds.

Congressional Record Index Volume 156 A K L Z

Author: Congress
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Madam President, we are approaching the 1-year anniversary of the fatal crash
of Continental Connection flight 3407 in Buffalo, NY, and today the National
Transportation Safety Board is actually holding a public meeting to consider the
final report they are making on that crash. I think almost everyone has heard the
tragic story of that crash last February 12. Two pilots, two flight attendants, 45
passengers on that airplane, and 1 person on the ground lost their lives. This
flight was ...

Raw Deal

Author: Steven Hill
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466882727
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year. When Colgan/Continental Flight 3407 crashed into a house on February 12
, 2009, near Buffalo, New York, killing everyone on board and a homeowner on
the ground, the copilot was earning a salary of just $16,200. In fact, the copilot
moonlighted part time, working in a coffee shop to supplement her meager salary
, and had pulled an all-nighter to commute from her home in Seattle to get to work
at Colgan's operation in Newark.87 The captain of the flight also had commuted
the ...

Congressional Record

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But in this lawsuit—they've got a lot of members, the Air Transport Association—
but here are the airlines—and I want everybody listening and following at home
figure out what's going on here. ... This should not have been put into this bill. ... It
was outside Buffalo, in the Suburb of Clarence, New York, On a Snowy February
evening that Continental Connection Flight 3407, Operated by regional carrier
Colgan Air, crashed to the ground, killing all 49 passengers and one man on the

Summary Of Legislative And Oversight Activities

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
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183 expresses sympathy to those who lost family, friends, and loved ones in the
tragic crash of Continental Connection Flight 3407, operated by Colgan Air. The
lives of all 49 passengers and crew ... The plane crashed into a house on the
ground, killing one person inside as well. The resolution honors the lives that
were lost on Flight 3407 and commends the first responders, emergency services
personnel, volunteers, and air traffic controllers for their work.