"Rabinowitz explained the pilot flew the plane between Irma's outer band and the core of the hurricane, which "[allowed] the aircraft to navigate in relatively calm air".
A radar image from flight-tracking website Flightradar24 displayed the plane flying along a narrow path on the outer edge of Irma's 185-mph winds on September 6.
By the time the plane was halfway to its destination, flights from JetBlue and American Airlines were already turning around to avoid the category 5 storm.
While the assessment of impact across the island continues, the Puerto Rico Tourism Company's preliminary report shows that major tourism infrastructure and attractions are operational and the island can continue to welcome new visitors.
Aviation blogger Jason Rabinowitz tracked the plane's voyage using flightRadar24 and provided live commentary on Twitter, it was a nerve-wracking experience.
After a quick turnaround of 52 minutes, which included refuelling and taxi time, the plane took off again to make its way back to NY. "Believe me, not good", he said. Flight 431 arrived a minute after noon to nine miles of visibility and light rain, the airline said.
The requirements have one goal : "to give the state an excuse to prohibit abortions", according to clinic attorney Donald L. Critics said the changes were meant to make it harder to get a state license for abortions.
An insider claimed the surrogate they've hired is in her twenties, and she was approached by Kim and Kanye through an agency. This timeline aligns nicely with TMZ's story, which states the baby is due in January .
Including local pilgrims that reside in Saudi Arabia, a total of 1.86 million Muslims performed the Hajj a year ago . Egyptian pilgrim Ahmed Ali, on his first hajj , said he was grateful to be in Mecca .
One of those guys will likely need to score a ridiculously, impressive win, in order to jump past Diaz in the queue. To do that again would be unbelievable. "As I see it, the fans would like that over everything else".
The August 25 Memorandum is perfectly clear: President Trump has ordered the military to ban transgender people from serving. In the interim, now serving transgender troops will remain in the armed forces under existing policy, he said.
Nebraska Republican Senator Ben Sasse was one of them, saying in a tweet that "The Pelosi-Schumer-Trump deal is bad". An extension of only three months for the debt ceiling could give Democrats leverage over the majority Republicans .
In the pivotal Novartis trial , 83 percent of patients achieved remission with a disease that has historically poor outcomes. Other CAR trials at Penn are exploring the technique for prostate cancer, melanoma, and triple-negative breast cancer.
National Hurricane Center says that Tropical Storm Katia is starting to stall over Mexico's Sierra Madre mountains. The storm has deluged the mountainous region in Veracruz, which has a history of deadly floods and mudslides.
But the boss has now got his man and the defender has signed a contract until June 2022 with the Premier League club. The defender commented that he " really likes this club ", saying " I've followed it since I was a boy ".
Britain's Prince George heads off for first day of school
George's class will have 20 students, and will be taught ballet, French, art, drama, and music-apart from regular school subjects. It's not just for boys, either: The study found that sales for girls' shorts have risen 17 percent since previous year .
Vladimir Putin calls for talks with North Korea
Some South Koreans even hope for the return of USA tactical nuclear weapons here or for their country's own nuclear development. Meanwhile, hundreds of local residents and activists are gathered near the USA base protesting the deployment.
CDPR releases 10 year anniversary video for The Witcher
With The Witcher series celebrating its 10th anniversary, CD Projekt Red showed off a thank you video to the community. Yesterday, Polish developer CD Projekt Red celebrated the 10 year anniversary of its beloved RPG series , The Witcher .
North Korea may have conducted sixth nuclear test
And his Defence Secretary has warned of a "massive military response" if the regime targets the USA or any of its allies. He later added his administration is considering halting all trade with countries doing business with North Korea.
Florida's offense inept in loss to MI
Despite being one of the premier non-conference matchups from opening weekend, mistakes and sloppy play plagued both ranked teams. The Gators did find some scoring punch on defense, with the Gators returning two interceptions for scores in the first half.
Samsung's refined Gear IconX earbuds now talk to Bixby
Users will be able to choose from an expanded selection of art, making the most of their TV even when it isn't in operation. Add to this the ability to store around 500 songs offline from Spotify and you've got an excellent all-round fitness watch.