British Aerospace

Mahan Air Plane Over Runs Runway in Iran

Monday, June 20, 2016
By George Hatcher
Mahan Air Plane Over Runs Runway in Iran

Mahan Air flight WS-4525 over ran the end of runway at Kharg Airport, Bushehr, Iran, on June 19. The British Aerospace BAe-146-300 was flying from Ahwaz, Iran, at the time. The plane received substantial damage. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Starbow BAe Over-Runs Runway in Ghana; Plane Damaged

Friday, October 9, 2015
By George Hatcher
Starbow BAe Over-Runs Runway in Ghana; Plane Damaged

Starbow Airlines flight S9-110 overran the end of runway 23 of Tamale Airport in Savelugu, Ghana, on October 6. The British Aerospace BAe 146-300, flying from Accra, Ghana, crashed into a barrier and stopped with its nose gear collapsed on a walkway. The aircraft sustained significant damage. No injuries were reported. Download article as... »

Starbow Flight Returns to Accra Due to Hydraulic Failure

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By George Hatcher
Starbow Flight Returns to Accra Due to Hydraulic Failure

A Starbow flight had to return and make an emergency landing at Kotoka International Airport in Accra, Ghana, on October 28. The flight was on its way from Accra to Takoradi when the pilot reported that the aircraft’s wing flaps were not functioning due to a hydraulic fault. The British Aerospace 143-200 aircraft, carrying... »

Cobham Aviation Plane Landed in Emergency After Engine Fire

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
By George Hatcher

One of the engines of a British Aerospace BAE-146 plane caught fire in Western Australia, after which it had to make an emergency landing at Perth Domestic Airport. The Cobham Aviation flight, carrying 97 people, was en route from Perth to Barrow Island. One of the four engines caught fire during its climb, shortly... »

Mexico Jet Crash kills Well-known Mexican DJ Antonio Dávila Campos

Sunday, April 20, 2014
By George Hatcher
Mexico Jet Crash kills Well-known Mexican DJ  Antonio Dávila Campos

A British Aerospace corporate jet operated by Líneas Aéreas Comerciales was on landing approach (Coumel Airport to Saltillo-Plan de Guadalupe International) when it was in an accident in Ramos Arzipe Mexico. The plane which was on a domestic in-Mexico flight, was destroyed, killing all eight aboard. The airplane crashed into an industrial park near... »

Main Gear Collapse after Isle of Man Landing

Saturday, March 10, 2012
By George Hatcher

What: Manx2/Links Air British Aerospace Jetstream 3102 en route from Leeds to Isle of Man Where: Isle of Man When: Mar 8th 2012 Who: 12 passengers and 2 crew Why: While landing on the Isle of Man, the pilot veered off the runway at Ronaldsway Airport with damage to the main gear after making... »

British Airways Burning Scent instrumental in expedited Landing

Monday, December 12, 2011
By George Hatcher
British Airways Burning Scent instrumental in expedited Landing

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Alexander Kelli What: British Airways Airbus A319-100 en route from London UK to Zurich Switzerland Where: Zurich When: Dec 11th 2011 Why: On approach to Zurich, passengers and crew smelled an odor described as “burning” and “electrical.” The crew made an accelerated approach and... »

Indicator Issues on British Aerospace Jetstream

Thursday, September 29, 2011
By George Hatcher

What: Agni Air British Aerospace Jetstream J-41 en route from Kathmandu to Pokhara Nepal Where: Pokhara Nepal When: Sep 27th 2011 Why: On approach to Pokhara, the crew received an indication of unsafe gear. The flight returned to Kathmandu, where the gear appeared normal, and made a routine landing. The indicator was faulty. Download... »

Flats in Cardiff

Monday, April 11, 2011
By George Hatcher

What: Atlantic Airlines British Aerospace ATP en route from East Midlands to Cardiff Where: Cardiff When: Apr 9 2011 Who: Crew Why: On a cargo flight from East midlands, on landing in Cardiff the plane blew out tires. The tire damage closed down the runway for several hours. No indication is made if it... »

Technical Difficulty: Specific Answers imprisoned in “the vague”

Thursday, July 8, 2010
By George Hatcher
Technical Difficulty: Specific Answers imprisoned in “the vague”

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer What: Cityjet Avro RJ-85/Air France en route from Edinburgh to Paris Where: Birmingham UK When: Jul 8th 2010 Why: While en route, the Air France flight developed “technical problems” and diverted to Birmingham where it made a safe landing. Passengers were provided alternative flights.... »

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