Archive for April 9th, 2017

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Suspected Fuel Leak

Sunday, April 9th, 2017
Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Suspected Fuel Leak

Air France flight AF-1390 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on April 8th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading form Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Istanbul, Turkey, was diverted due to a suspected fuel leak. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as... »

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Malaysia Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway in Sibu, Malaysia

Sunday, April 9th, 2017
Malaysia Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway in Sibu, Malaysia

Malaysia Airlines flight MH-2718 veered off runway during landing in Sibu, Malaysia, on April 8th. The incident happened when Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was attempting to land during a heavy downpour. The plane came to stop with its nose gear collapsed. All 61 passengers and 6 crew members remained uninjured.... »

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Qantas Airways Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Melbourne

Sunday, April 9th, 2017
Qantas Airways Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Melbourne

Qantas Airways flight QF-495 made an emergency landing in Melbourne, Australia, on April 7th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Sydney, Australia, was on approach to Melbourne when the crew reported an unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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DHL Aero Expreso Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Miami

Sunday, April 9th, 2017
DHL Aero Expreso Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Miami

DHL Aero Expreso flight D5-5455 had to return and make an emergency landing in Miami, Florida, on April 7th. The Boeing 757-200 plane took off for Guatemala City, Guatemala, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported they had an issue with a horse on-board. The plane landed back safely. No injuries... »

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  • Flight requests clearance for landing after declaring 'emergency' https://t.co/wKl9N2gBD7
    about 2 hours ago
  • #FAA What might happen if a drone hits a person on the ground? https://t.co/05aFX316Pv
    about 8 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Aircraft impacts open field in Harmon County Hollis, Oklahoma. Substantial damage pilot fatality. https://t.co/KYC2SK3Aw7
    about 9 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Pilotleasing craft experienced a loss of the left main landing gear wheel on departure from Belize. Diverted to Sarasota
    about 9 hours ago
  • @Aviationsafety Delta Air Lines DL188 returned to land at Beijing Capital International Airport in China after suff… https://t.co/k5kafh2hz8
    about 9 hours ago