Archive for March 15th, 2017

Four Killed After Police Helicopter Crashes in Mexico

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

A police helicopter crashed in the hills near Mexicali, in the state of Baja California, Mexico, on March 14th. The state police helicopter was on a mission to recover the body of a female hiker when it got tangled in power cables and went down. Four people were killed in the crash, including the... »

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Germania Airlines Flight Returns to Germany after Hydraulic Failure

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
Germania Airlines Flight Returns to Germany after Hydraulic Failure

Germania Airlines flight ST-8536 had to return and make an emergency landing in Dresden, Germany, on March 14th. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Hurghada, Egypt, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a hydraulic failure. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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American Airlines Plane Diverts to Jacksonville International Airport

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
American Airlines Plane Diverts to Jacksonville International Airport

An American Airlines flight had to divert and make an emergency landing at Jacksonville International Airport, Florida, on March 14th. The Boeing 737 plane heading from Miami, Florida, to Chicago, Illinois, was diverted after a passenger spilled soda on an electronic device. The plane landed safely. All 149 passengers and 6 crew members aboard... »

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Jazz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Saskatchewan

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
Jazz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Saskatchewan

Jazz Air flight QK-7090 made an emergency landing in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, on March 11th. The plane was flying from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, when the crew declared an emergency due to smoke in cockpit. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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  • #Aviationsafety 2 people taking pictures on a runway were fatally struck by the wing of a landing plane. Chinipas Mexico.
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety 6 die in Zimbabwe crash. Britten-Norman crashes into mountains.Minister of Transports brother dies.… https://t.co/KLHsdXpSkZ
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 767 diverts to Kahului over smoke in cabin. Passengers rebooked on another plane.
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Birdstrike. LATAM Chile Airbus A321-200 encountered flock at Cordoba. Flight 18 minutes in the air. Safe landing.
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Fedex MD-10 Memphis-Montreal could not retract gear after takeoff. Returned to Memphis to make safe landing.
    about 12 hours ago