Archive for March 11th, 2017

Air New Zealand Flight Returns to Auckland After Lightning Strike

Saturday, March 11th, 2017
Air New Zealand Flight Returns to Auckland After Lightning Strike

Air New Zealand flight NZ-8678 made an emergency landing in Auckland, New Zealand, on March 9th. The plane took off for Kerikeri, New Zealand, but had to turn back after it was struck by lightning. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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Tajik Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tajikistan

Saturday, March 11th, 2017
Tajik Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tajikistan

Tajik Air flight 7J-645 had to make an emergency landing in Khujand, Tajikistan, on March 9th. The Boeing 737-300 plane heading from Taraz, Kazakhstan, to Moscow, Russia, was diverted after the crew were informed about tire fragments found on the runway, indicating a blown tire. The plane landed back safely. All 140 passengers aboard... »

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Gulf Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bahrain

Saturday, March 11th, 2017
Gulf Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bahrain

Gulf Air flight GF-506 had to return for an emergency landing in Bahrain, on March 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, but had to return shortly afterwards after the first officer reported feeling unwell. The plane landed back safely. The first officer was shifted to hospital. Download article... »

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One Injured After Envoy Air Flight Encounters Turbulence

Saturday, March 11th, 2017
One Injured After Envoy Air Flight Encounters Turbulence

Envoy Air flight MQ-3512 encountered severe turbulence while heading to Omaha, Nebraska, on March 8th. The Canadair CRJ-700 plane was flying from Chicago, Illinois, when it was hit by turbulence that injured a crew member. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

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  • Flight leaving Montreal forced to make emergency landing https://t.co/frPkkJt7gp
    about 9 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Chopper crash b River Thames near The Warren, Caversham, Reading, Berkshire. 2 injured.… https://t.co/YOgrSIufqP
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Shelter Charter Services Cessna crashes house 25 miles shy of destination Atlanta-Fulton Airport.… https://t.co/oAw0qCovH1
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Small plane impacts terrain west-southwest of Will Rogers World Airport. One fatality. Grass fire.… https://t.co/3GMzFlB5Xb
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Cabin fumes in British Airways B787. England-UAE flight diverts to Frankfurt. Replacement jet provided.
    about 12 hours ago