Archive for April 20th, 2017

TAP Portugal Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
TAP Portugal Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

TAP Portugal flight TP-558 had to make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on April 17th. The Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Lisbon, Portugal, was on final approach to Munich when the crew reported an issue with the nose wheel steering and went around. The plane landed safely on second approach. All passengers and... »

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Skippers Aviation Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

A Skippers Aviation plane made an emergency landing in Meekatharra, Australia, on April 18th. The plane took off for Leinster, Australia, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained safe. Australia’s TSB is investigating the incident. Download article... »

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Brussels Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brussels

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
Brussels Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brussels

Brussels Airlines flight SN-255 had to return and make an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on April 17th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the flaps. The plane landed at higher than normal speed. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download... »

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Thomson Airways Flight Diverts to Portugal due to Cracked Windshield

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
Thomson Airways Flight Diverts to Portugal due to Cracked Windshield

Thomson Airways flight BY-6133 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Porto, Portugal, on April 17th. The Boeing 757-200 plane heading from Las Palmas, Spain, to Bristol, England, was diverted due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All 220 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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    about 2 hours ago
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    about 3 hours ago
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    about 4 hours ago
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    about 12 hours ago
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    about 13 hours ago