Archive for September 10th, 2017

IndiGo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur After Bird Strike

Sunday, September 10th, 2017
IndiGo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur After Bird Strike

IndiGo Airlines flight 6E-827 returned to Raipur, India, on September 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Hyderabad, India, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed back safely. There were one hundred and seventy people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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Brussels Airlines Flight Returns to Brussels After First Officer Falls Ill

Sunday, September 10th, 2017
Brussels Airlines Flight Returns to Brussels After First Officer Falls Ill

Brussels Airlines flight SN-3233 had to return and make an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on September 9th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Rhodes, Greece, but had to return shortly afterwards after the first officer fell ill. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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Smoke From APU Prompts Evacuation of Bhutan Airlines Plane at Kolkata Airport

Sunday, September 10th, 2017
Smoke From APU Prompts Evacuation of Bhutan Airlines Plane at Kolkata Airport

Bhutan Airlines flight B3-700 was evacuated at Kolkata Airport in West Bengal, India, on September 9th. The Airbus A319-100 plane was preparing to depart for Bangkok, Thailand, when smoke was noticed emanating from the APU. The crew initiated an emergency evacuation. About twenty people were injured and were treated at the airport. Download article... »

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Lufthansa Flight Returns to Frankfurt due to Landing Gear Problem

Sunday, September 10th, 2017
Lufthansa Flight Returns to Frankfurt due to Landing Gear Problem

Lufthansa flight LH-464 had to return and make an emergency landing in Frankfurt, Germany, on September 8th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Orlando, Florida, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

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