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Ethiopian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Washington Dulles Airport

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
By George Hatcher
Ethiopian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Washington Dulles Airport

An Ethiopian Airlines flight had to return and make an emergency landing at Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, on January 15th. The plane took off for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, but had to turn back due to indication of a mechanical problem. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend... »

Helicopter Crashes in Ohio; Two Killed

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
By George Hatcher

A helicopter crashed into a field in Troy Township, Wood County, Ohio, on January 15th. The incident happened when the helicopter was carrying two workers who were doing survey work for the utility company FirstEnergy. Both occupants of the aircraft were killed in the crash. The FAA and the NTSB are investigating. Recommend on... »

KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
By George Hatcher
KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

KLM flight KL-1690 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on January 15th. The plane flying from Zurich, Switzerland, was descending toward Amsterdam when the crew noticed a strange smell in the cabin and declared an emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. All seventy-seven people aboard remained safe. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share... »

Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
By George Hatcher
Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Swiss Global Air Lines flight LX-464 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on January 15th. The plane took off for London City Airport, England, but had to turn back due to the failure of one of the elevators. The plane landed back safely. All thirty-six passengers aboard remained unharmed.... »

TAAG Angola Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Angola

Monday, January 15, 2018
By George Hatcher
TAAG Angola Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Angola

A TAAG Angola Airlines flight had to return and make an emergency landing in Luanda, Angola, on January 14th. The plane took off for Lubango, Angola, but had to turn back due to an engine failure. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share... »

El Al Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

Monday, January 15, 2018
By George Hatcher
El Al Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

El Al flight LY-8 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada, on January 14th. The Boeing 747-400 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Tel Aviv, Israel, was diverted after the crew received a wheel well fire indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers... »

Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Belfast International Airport

Sunday, January 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Belfast International Airport

Flybe flight BE-653 made an emergency landing at Belfast International Airport, Northern Ireland, on January 14th. The plane heading from Birmingham, England, to Ireland West Airport Knock, Ireland, was diverted due to an issue with the flaps. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google... »

Lufthansa Flight Rejects Takeoff From Munich

Sunday, January 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Flight Rejects Takeoff From Munich

Lufthansa flight LH-2252 had to reject takeoff from Munich, Germany, on January 13th. The plane was accelerating to takeoff for Lyon, France, when the crew rejected takeoff due to a blown tire. The plane became disabled on the runway. No injuries were reported. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about... »

Pegasus Airlines Flight Veers Off Runway at Trabzon Airport, Turkey

Sunday, January 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Pegasus Airlines Flight Veers Off Runway at Trabzon Airport, Turkey

Pegasus Airlines flight PC-8622 veered off a runway onto a seaside cliff after landing at Trabzon Airport, Turkey, on January 13th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 plane was coming from Ankara, Turkey. The plane came to stop just short of the waters of the Black Sea. There were one hundred and sixty-two... »

Finnair Flight Returns to Latvia due to Technical Fault

Sunday, January 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Finnair Flight Returns to Latvia due to Technical Fault

Finnair flight AY-1072 had to return and make an emergency landing in Riga, Latvia, on January 12th. The plane took off for Helsinki, Finland, but had to turn back due to a technical fault. The plane landed back safely. All twenty-eight passengers and four crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Plane crash near Lake Elsinore: 'Pilot was practicing simulated engine failure'
    A single-engine plane that went down just north of Lake Elsinore after striking a power line was in the middle of a simulated engine-out procedure when the accident happened, a Federal Aviation Administration official confirmed Tuesday. FAA spokesman Ian Gregor told City News Service that the Piper ...
  • Small plane crash-lands on runway at Fishers airport, no injuries reported
    Small plane crash-lands on runway at Fishers airport, no injuries reported. Paris Lewbel. 11:41 PM, Jan 16, 2018. Share Article. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights ...
  • Deputies: Plane crash south of Santa Fe caused by storm
    SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – A plane crash south of Santa Fe was caused by a storm. The pilot was flying a small engine aircraft from Kansas to the Santa Fe Airport Monday night when the wings and tail iced over, making it impossible to keep the plane in the air. Deputies found the pilot […]
  • Kansas pilot injured in New Mexico plane crash
    SANTA FE, NM The Santa Fe County, NM Sheriff's Office says a Kansas pilot was critically injured Monday night in a plane crash. The pilot reported the crash about 8 p.m. In the search and rescue effort, deputies located the crash site at about 10:30 p.m, the sheriff's office says. The sheriff's office did not ...
  • 'Taken': Bryan Mills Survives A Plane Crash In Season 2, Episode 2
    Bryan Mills' survival skills are put to the test in this week's episode of “Taken.” According to the synopsis for Season 2, episode 2 of the NBC action thriller, a plane carrying Bryan (Clive Standen) and a key witness in a murder investigation crashes. Although both survive the crash, Mills is wounded and ...
  • Pilot injured after small plane crash on flight from Kansas to New Mexico
    SANTA FE — The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the crash of a small plane that crashed on a flight form Kansas to New Mexico. The pilot was hospitalized in critical condition. Santa Fe Sheriff's officials say the pilot called a regional emergency communications center about 8 p.m. ...
  • Pilot survives airplane crash
    SANTA FE – It took rescue crews 2½ hours to locate a pilot who crashed his single-engine plane in rough terrain south of Santa Fe on a brutally cold Monday night. The flier suffered serious injuries and was recovering Tuesday at a local hospital. A news release from the Santa Fe County Sheriff's Office ...
  • Plane crashes on Kansas-New Mexico flight, pilot hurt
    SANTA FE - Authorities say a man is hospitalized in critical condition after the small plane he was flying crashed in New Mexico. Santa Fe Sheriff's officials say the pilot called a regional emergency communications center about 8 p.m. Monday to report the crash. The man provided coordinates directing ...
  • Pilot in critical condition after plane crash
    New Mexico State Police are searching for a plane that crashed just south of Santa Fe. According to state police, the pilot called 911 after the plane went down. Advertisement. State police and search and rescue crews are on the ground trying to find the plane and pilot but they cannot launch their ...
  • Culburra Beach's Tyler Wright nominated for Laureus sports award
    ... Italian MotoGP star Valentino Rossi and 100m hurdle world champion Sally Pearson are also in consideration alongside 100m sprint world champion Justin Gatlinand Brazilian football club Chapecoense, who made a remarkable return to competition after being involved in a tragic plane crash.

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  • Airfleets
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  • AOPA
  • Bird Strike Database
  • Bird Strike Database Query
  • EASA
  • FAA
  • Find A Pilot
  • Frixo
  • IATA
  • International Civil Aviation Organization
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  • RITA
  • U.S. Office of Special Counsel
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