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Lufthansa Flight Returns to Munich due to Odor in Cabin

Monday, April 23, 2018
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Flight Returns to Munich due to Odor in Cabin

Lufthansa flight LH-428 made an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on April 22nd. The plane took off for Charlotte, North Carolina, but had to turn back after an electrical odor was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on... »

Ryanair Flight Rejects Takeoff From Palma de Mallorca Airport

Monday, April 23, 2018
By George Hatcher
Ryanair Flight Rejects Takeoff From Palma de Mallorca Airport

Ryanair flight FR-6579 had to reject takeoff from Palma de Mallorca Airport, Spain, on April 22nd. The Boeing 737-800 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Barcelona, Spain, when the crew received a cargo door indication and rejected takeoff. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

Blue Air Flight Returns to Romania due to Technical Issue

Monday, April 23, 2018
By George Hatcher
Blue Air Flight Returns to Romania due to Technical Issue

Blue Air flight 0B-169 had to return and make an emergency landing at Henri Coanda International Airport, Romania, on April 22nd. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Tel Aviv, Israel, but had to turn back after the crew reported a technical issue. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook... »

Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Heathrow Airport

Monday, April 23, 2018
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Heathrow Airport

Swiss International Air Lines flight LX-353 had to return and make an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, England, on April 21st. The plane took off for Geneva, Switzerland, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the flaps. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on... »

Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cabin Pressure Problems

Sunday, April 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cabin Pressure Problems

Air New Zealand flight NZ-99 had to return and make an emergency landing in Auckland, New Zealand, on April 21st. The plane took off for Tokyo, Japan, but had to turn back due to issues with the cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and fifty-six people aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on... »

World Atlantic Airways Plane Suffers Gear Collapse at Alexandria International Airport

Sunday, April 22, 2018
By George Hatcher

World Atlantic Airways flight RPN-807 suffered a gear collapse after landing at Alexandria International Airport, Louisiana, on April 20th. The incident happened when the plane was coming from Chicago, Illinois. The plane became disabled on the runway. All one hundred and one people aboard remained unharmed. The plane was operating on behalf of Immigration... »

Air India Plane Encounters Turbulence; Three Injured

Sunday, April 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Encounters Turbulence; Three Injured

Air India flight AI-462 encountered severe turbulence on the way to Delhi, India, on April 19th. The Boeing 787-800 was flying from Amritsar, India, when it hit turbulence that injured three passengers. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were taken to a hospital. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on... »

LOT Polish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dusseldorf

Saturday, April 21, 2018
By George Hatcher
LOT Polish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dusseldorf

LOT Polish Airlines flight LO-405 made an emergency landing in Dusseldorf, Germany, on April 19th. The plane flying from Warsaw, Poland, was on approach to Dusseldorf when the crew requested emergency assistance due to an issue with the flaps. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share... »

Two Killed in Blair County Plane Crash

Saturday, April 21, 2018
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Williamsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, on April 19th. The incident happened when the plane was carrying two men who were travelling to University of Notre Dame for an alumni conference. Both occupants of the plane were killed in the crash. They were identified as Steven Grady and Jim Durkin. The... »

Neos Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Delhi

Saturday, April 21, 2018
By George Hatcher
Neos Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Delhi

Neos flight NO-279 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Delhi, India, on April 18th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Phuket, Thailand, to Milan, Italy, was diverted due to an issue with the cabin temperature controller. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share... »

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  • Plane in fatal Fond-du-Lac crash not de-iced prior to takeoff: TSB
    The West Wind Aviation plane that crashed near Fond-du-Lac was not de-iced and had ice contamination on it when it took off, according to the Transportation Safety Board of Canada. The board said it's still working to determine the factors that contributed to the crash but released an update on its ...
  • Plane not de-iced before crash near remote Saskatchewan community: safety board
    Survivors of the plane crash have filed a class-action lawsuit alleging the airline was negligent, used a runway that was too short for the size and weight of the plane and did not have proper de-icing equipment. None of those allegations has been proven in court. The Transportation Safety Board said it's ...
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    The Transportation Safety Board is providing an update on that plane crash in northern Saskatchewan that took the life of one person last year. On December 12, a Westwind Aviation plane crashed just after take-off at Fond-du-Lac. The board says the plane had not been de-iced prior to takeoff and that ...
  • Plane not de-iced before crash near remote Saskatchewan community: safety board
    Survivors of the plane crash have filed a class-action lawsuit alleging the airline was negligent, used a runway that was too short for the size and weight of the plane and did not have proper de-icing equipment. None of those allegations has been proven in court. The safety board said it's important not to ...
  • Plane in fatal Fond-du-Lac crash wasn't de-iced at airport before takeoff: TSB
    The plane which crashed near Fond-du-Lac and killed one person wasn't de-iced at the airport prior to the ill-fated flight, according to the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB). The TSB released an update Monday on its investigation into the crash. Passengers in northern Sask. plane crash file ...
  • Plane that crashed at Fond du Lac was not de-iced before takeoff: TSB
    Although they have not yet reached firm conclusions, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) released an update today on their investigation into a plane crash in Fond du Lac, which led to a number of serious injuries in December of last year. One passenger, 19-year-old Arson Jr. Fern, died ...
  • Pilot Injured In Sussex County Plane Crash: Reports
    Pilot Injured In Sussex County Plane Crash: Reports. Breaking: The pilot was injured in a plane crash just before noon on Monday. By Katie Kausch , Patch Staff | Apr 23, 2018 12:55 pm ET | Updated Apr 23, 2018 1:06 pm ET. 0. Small plane crashes into Lake Aeroflex, pilot swims to safety, hospitalized.
  • EU's Donald Tusk, back in Poland, testifies at contentious probe of president's plane crash
    Top European Union official Donald Tusk said Monday he had no power or role in the preparation of any flights taken by himself or Poland's president when he was prime minister. Tusk was testifying before a three-judge panel at the provincial court in Warsaw in a case relating to the 2010 plane crash ...

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  • Southwest canceling 40 flights per day after deadly accident https://t.co/AHZDU9ayOm
    about 4 hours ago
  • Lufthansa Flight Returns to Munich due to Odor in Cabin https://t.co/Eby5TCx3p0
    about 6 hours ago
  • Ryanair Flight Rejects Takeoff From Palma de Mallorca Airport https://t.co/iGO16dZCIT
    about 6 hours ago
  • Blue Air Flight Returns to Romania due to Technical Issue https://t.co/oFynCyDR56
    about 7 hours ago
  • Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Heathrow Airport https://t.co/TzD7kYI0DG
    about 7 hours ago