Archive for January 21st, 2012

Sacramento Bird Strike

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

What: United Airlines Boeing 737-800 en route from Sacramento to Houston Where: Sacramento When: January 21, 2012 6:00 a.m. Who: 0 injuries Why: On takeoff, the plane suffered a bird strike which damaged an engine. The plane landed, and passengers disembarked. Passengers were provided alternatives, but the United Airlines Boeing is out of commission... »

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Southwest Airlines Pressurization issue over Baltimore

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

What: Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-500 en route from Baltimore,MD to Newark,NJ Where: Baltimore When: Jan 21st 2012 Why: At 10,000 feet, the flight developed pressurization problems. Pilots returned to Baltimore over ATC’s suggestion that they continue. They made a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

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UTAir Left Engine and Reserve Pilot Shut Down.

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

What: UTair Boeing 757 en route from Bangkok to Novosibirsk Where: en route Who: 1 fatality Why: While en route, one of the crew became ill, and the pilot intended to land in Chengdu. However, three things occurred: reserve pilot Sergei Golev, 44, had a heart attack. A cardiologist who was a passenger tried... »

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  • Thomson Airways Flight Returns to Birmingham https://t.co/1K02gu1toE
    about 8 hours ago
  • Iberia Express Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Failure https://t.co/WoqUNfl1ax
    about 8 hours ago
  • Stobart Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke in Cockpit https://t.co/EEJbT2Sw2R
    about 8 hours ago
  • Latin American Wings Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dominican Republic https://t.co/BwQtZ3sPze
    about 8 hours ago
  • Small Plane Crashes in Illinois; No Fatalities Reported https://t.co/OvwYcqqFDB
    about 8 hours ago