Archive for April 18th, 2017

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

United Airlines flight UA-1721 had to return and make an emergency landing in San Francisco, California, on April 16th. The Boeing 737-900 plane heading to Kona, Hawaii, had to turn back due to a mechanical issue. The plane landed back safely. All 183 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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Scandinavian Airlines Flight Diverts to Canada After Loss of Cabin Pressure

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
Scandinavian Airlines Flight Diverts to Canada After Loss of Cabin Pressure

Scandinavian Airlines flight SK-944 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on April 16th. The Airbus A340-300 plane heading from Chicago, Illinois, to Copenhagen, Denmark, was diverted due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 196 people aboard at the time;... »

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Thomson Airways Plane Rejects Takeoff From Manchester

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
Thomson Airways Plane Rejects Takeoff From Manchester

Thomson Airways flight BY-108 had to reject takeoff from Manchester, England, on April 16th. The Boeing 787-800 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Bridgetown, Barbados, when the crew noticed some problem and rejected takeoff at high speed. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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China Eastern Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Shanghai

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
China Eastern Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Shanghai

China Eastern Airlines flight MU-721 had to return and make an emergency landing in Shanghai, China, on April 15th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Hong Kong, China, but had to return shortly afterwards after a burning odor and haze was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and... »

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  • Ryanair Plane Over-Runs Runway in Romania https://t.co/14ajWGU7l7
    about 8 hours ago
  • Sunwing Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Greece after Technical Problems https://t.co/5sKC8s6Nac
    about 9 hours ago
  • Air India Plane Diverts to Maharashtra due to Issue with Landing Gear https://t.co/5EkeMB9EOR
    about 9 hours ago
  • TuiFly Plane makes Safe Landing in Germany due to Medical Emergency https://t.co/tVlnEVpEmf
    about 9 hours ago
  • Man helps pilot who spent the night in plane wreckage https://t.co/broipYuUrz
    about 17 hours ago