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British Airways Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport due to Brakes Problem

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
By George Hatcher
British Airways Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport due to Brakes Problem

British Airways flight BA-1468 made an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, England, on January 15th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Inverness, Scotland, but had to return after the crew received indication of an issue with the brakes. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Virgin Atlantic Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

Saturday, January 13, 2018
By George Hatcher
Virgin Atlantic Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

Virgin Atlantic flight VS-3 made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on January 12th. The Airbus A340-600 plane flying from Heathrow Airport, England, was descending toward New York when the crew reported an engine oil leak and declared an emergency. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers... »

EasyJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Saturday, January 13, 2018
By George Hatcher
EasyJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

EasyJet flight U2-7904 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on January 10th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Amsterdam, Netherlands, but had to turn back after the crew suspected a blown tire. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Kuwait Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore, Pakistan

Friday, January 12, 2018
By George Hatcher
Kuwait Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore, Pakistan

Kuwait Airways flight KU-204 made an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on January 11th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Kuwait International Airport, Kuwait, but had to return after the crew received an over pressure indication for the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Lufthansa Flight Returns to Poland due to Unusual Odor On-Board

Friday, January 12, 2018
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Flight Returns to Poland due to Unusual Odor On-Board

Lufthansa flight LH-1365 had to return and make an emergency landing in Krakow, Poland, on January 11th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Frankfurt, Germany, but had to turn back due to an unusual odor on-board. The plane landed safely. All forty passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Aeroflot Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Issue

Friday, January 12, 2018
By George Hatcher
Aeroflot Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Issue

Aeroflot flight SU-34 made an emergency landing in St. Petersburg, Russia, on January 10th. The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Moscow, Russia, was descending toward St. Petersburg when the crew reported a hydraulic issue. The plane subsequently landed safely. All one hundred and ten people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Edelweiss Air Flight Returns to Zurich due to Engine Problem

Thursday, January 11, 2018
By George Hatcher
Edelweiss Air Flight Returns to Zurich due to Engine Problem

Edelweiss Air flight WK-24 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on January 11th. The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Cancun, Mexico, but had to turn back due to an engine issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All two hundred and eighty-six passengers and twelve crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air Arabia Jordan Flight Returns to Khartoum due to Fire in Cabin

Thursday, January 11, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air Arabia Jordan Flight Returns to Khartoum due to Fire in Cabin

Air Arabia Jordan flight G9-666 had to return and make an emergency landing in Khartoum, Sudan, on January 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a fire in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and three people... »

Avianca Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cuba

Thursday, January 11, 2018
By George Hatcher
Avianca Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cuba

Avianca flight AV-9 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Havana, Cuba, on January 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Miami, Florida, to Bogota, Colombia, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and fifty passengers and six crew... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Minneapolis

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Minneapolis

Delta Airlines flight DL-2894 had to return and make an emergency landing in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on January 8th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Sioux Falls, South Dakota, but had to turn back due to an engine failure. The plane landed back safely. All one hundred and twenty-five people aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

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