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LOT Polish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lithuania

Monday, August 29, 2016
By George Hatcher
LOT Polish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lithuania

LOT Polish Airlines flight LO-775 made an emergency landing in Vilnius, Lithuania, on August 26th. The plane was flying from Warsaw, Poland, when the crew reported an issue with flaps and decided to make a flaps up landing. The plane landed safely at a higher than normal speed. Everyone aboard remained safe. Recommend on... »

Nok Air Flight Returns to Bangkok

Monday, August 29, 2016
By George Hatcher
Nok Air Flight Returns to Bangkok

Nok Air flight DD-8826 had to return for an emergency landing at Don Mueang International Airport, Bangkok, Thailand, on August 25th. The plane took off for Nan, Thailand, but the crew decided to return after they noticed one of the tires had burst during departure. The plane landed safely. There were 81 people aboard... »

Cathay Pacific Flight Returns to Hong Kong after Hitting Turbulence

Monday, August 29, 2016
By George Hatcher
Cathay Pacific Flight Returns to Hong Kong after Hitting Turbulence

Cathay Pacific flight CX-312 made an emergency landing in Hong Kong on August 26th. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading to Beijing, China, had to turn back after it ran into severe turbulence that caused a windshield to crack. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on... »

Delta Airlines Flight Diverts to Washington Dulles International Airport

Monday, August 29, 2016
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Diverts to Washington Dulles International Airport

Delta Airlines flight DL-526 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, on August 25th. The plane heading from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, to Atlanta, Georgia, was diverted due to an engine issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All 155 people aboard remained safe. The airline arranged... »

Pawan Hans Helicopter Makes Precautionary Landing in India due to Bad Weather

Monday, August 29, 2016
By George Hatcher

A Pawan Hans chopper had to divert and make a precautionary landing in Kelva, Palghar, Maharashtra, India, on August 27th. The Bell 407 flying from Vedodara, Gujrat to Juhu, Mumbai, was diverted due to bad weather conditions. The helicopter landed safely. All 6 people onboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share... »

Stunt Plane Crashes during Air Show in Oregon; Pilot Killed

Monday, August 29, 2016
By George Hatcher

A Stearman biplane went down during the Air show of the Cascades at Madras Municipal Airport, Madras, Jefferson County, Oregon, on August 27th. The accident occurred while the pilot Marcus Paine was attempting to perform a loop. The pilot was reported dead on scene. The crash remains under investigation. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

All Nippon Airways Flight Returns to Tokyo due to Engine Failure

Sunday, August 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
All Nippon Airways Flight Returns to Tokyo due to Engine Failure

All Nippon Airways flight NH-241 had to make an emergency landing at Haneda Airport, in Tokyo, Japan, on August 25th. The plane had just departed for Fukuoka, Japan, when the crew decided to turn back due to failure of one of the engines. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. A replacement plane... »

Emirates Plane Experiences Nose Wheel Steering Issue

Sunday, August 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
Emirates Plane Experiences Nose Wheel Steering Issue

Emirates Airlines flight EK-149 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on August 25th. The Airbus A380-800 was flying from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, when the crew reported a nose wheel steering issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet... »

Air India Plane Makes Precautionary Landing in Kazakhstan

Sunday, August 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Makes Precautionary Landing in Kazakhstan

Air India flight AI191 had to divert and make a precautionary landing at Aktobe International Airport, Aktobe, Kazakhstan, on August 25th. The aircraft en-route from Mumbai, India, to New Jersey, was mid-air when a fire alarm went off in its cargo bin, prompting it to divert. The plane landed successfully. All 378 people onboard... »

Small Plane Crashes into a House in Indiana; 2 Injured

Sunday, August 28, 2016
By George Hatcher

A single-engine Cessna plane crashed into a house in Vigo County, Indianapolis, on August 25th. The plane was carrying two people at the time of crash. Both the passengers were airlifted to hospital. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print... »

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