De-Havilland

LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane Returns to Germany due to Landing Gear Problem

Thursday, July 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane Returns to Germany due to Landing Gear Problem

LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter flight AB-8512 had to return and make an emergency landing at Berlin Tegel Airport, Tegel, Germany, on July 26th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying on behalf of Air Berlin to Salzburg, Austria, had to return due to some issue with its landing gear. The plane landed safely. All 61 people... »

LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane makes Safe Landing in Germany after Burning Odor

Saturday, July 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane makes Safe Landing in Germany after Burning Odor

LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter flight AB-6244 made a safe landing at Berlin Tegel Airport, Tegel, Germany, on July 20th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying on behalf of Air Berlin was about to land when the crew reporting a burning odor in its aft cabin. The plane landed safely. All 53 people aboard remained safe.... »

Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane makes Safe Landing in Germany after Tyre Deflation

Thursday, July 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane makes Safe Landing in Germany after Tyre Deflation

Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter (LGW) flight AB-8883 made a safe landing at Düsseldorf Airport, Germany, on July 3rd. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying on behalf of Air Berlin from Florence, Italy, was mid-air when the crew got information about tyre debris found on the runway after departure. The plane landed safely after entering a hold.... »

Horizon Air Plane Returns to Montana after Bird Strike

Wednesday, July 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Horizon Air Plane Returns to Montana after Bird Strike

Horizon Air flight QX-2489/AS-2489 had to return and make an emergency landing at Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport, Gallatin County, Montana, on July 2nd. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying to Seattle, Washington, had to return due to bird strike, damaging its pitot tube. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as... »

LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane Diverts to Switzerland due to Open Door Indication

Monday, May 29, 2017
By George Hatcher
LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane Diverts to Switzerland due to Open Door Indication

LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter flight AB-8621 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Geneva Airport, Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland, on May 28th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying to Dusseldorf, Germany, on behalf of Air Berlin, had to return due to an open door indication. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download... »

Trans Maldivian Plane makes Crash Landing in Maldives

Monday, May 29, 2017
By George Hatcher
Trans Maldivian Plane makes Crash Landing in Maldives

A Trans Maldivian flight made a crash landing at Velana International Airport, Malé, Maldives, on May 27th. The de Havilland DHC-6-300 flying from Rangali Island, Maldives, had just landed when it tipped over to its left and its nose and left wing was submerged in the water. All 9 passengers and 3 crew members... »

Flybe Plane makes Safe Landing in England due to Engine Shut Down

Sunday, May 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Flybe Plane makes Safe Landing in England due to Engine Shut Down

Flybe flight BE-292 made a safe landing at Manchester Airport, England, UK, on May 26th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying from Edinburgh, Scotland, was about to reach when the crew had to shut one of its engines down. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Air Nelson Plane makes Safe landing in Canada after Unsafe Gear Indication

Saturday, May 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Nelson Plane makes Safe landing in Canada after Unsafe Gear Indication

Air Nelson flight NZ-8242 made a safe landing at John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, on May 12th. The de Havilland Dash 8-300 flying from Palmerston North was about to reach when it had to enter a hold due to unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. All 30 people aboard... »

Passengers Safely Rescued in Float Plane Crash over San Juan Islands

Sunday, October 2, 2016
By George Hatcher
Passengers Safely Rescued in Float Plane Crash over San Juan Islands

A Kenmore Air float plane crashed in the waters of San Juan Islands, Lopez Island, Washington, on September 30th. The De Havilland Turbine Beaver took off from Seattle and crashed forty five minutes later. All 4 people onboard survived with non-life threatening injuries. The pilot and three passengers were rescued and transported to hospital.... »

Westjet Encore Plane makes Safe Landing in Canada after Technical Problems

Thursday, August 4, 2016
By George Hatcher
Westjet Encore Plane makes Safe Landing in Canada after Technical Problems

Westjet Encore flight WS-3291 made a safe landing at Edmonton International Airport, Alberta, Canada, on July 29th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 was about to land when the crew received a “Flap Drive” and “Flap Power” message. The plane landed at a speed higher than the normal. All 54 people aboard remained unhurt. Download... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • News about plane crash in Rostov-on-Don not true
    MOSCOW, February 18. /TASS/. Russia's Emergencies Ministry has rejected media reports that a passenger plane disappeared from radars at the airport near Rostov-on-Don, the ministry's southern regional branch told TASS on Saturday. "The information is not true," they said. A source at Platov Airport ...
  • People gather in Moscow to light candles for plane crash victims
    (12 Feb 2018) People gathered outside the Christ the Saviour Cathedral in Moscow on Monday night, to pay their respects to the 71 people killed in Sunday's plane crash. The An-148 regional jet, bound for Orsk in the southern Urals, crashed several minutes after taking off from Moscow's Domodedovo ...
  • Nehru promoted Netaji crash theory without conclusive evidence
    It has been observed that Nehru, right from the beginning, tried to suppress facts on Netaji's disappearance and promoted the plane crash theory without any conclusive evidence to establish the same. If we accept Ashis Ray's contention that the Netaji mystery could not be solved as relationship ...
  • Death in crash is the only consistent story about Netaji's demise
    “As evidence became available from the mid-1950s, the only consistent story about Netaji's demise remains his death in a plane crash on 18 August 1945. For me personally, this fact was brought home most strikingly when I had the opportunity to be present during the interview of one of the survivors of ...
  • Commentary: Russian general plots our cyber downfall
    Russian President Vladimir Putin, third left, observes a minute of silence with Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) head Alexander Bortnikov, third right, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, second right, and others before a meeting on Russian plane crash in Egypt, at Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, ...
  • 13 dead in Mexico plane crash near earthquake epicentre
    Mexico City [Mexico], Feb 17 (ANI): As many as 13 persons have been killed after a helicopter carrying officials, assessing the damage caused by a powerful earthquake, crashed in southern Mexico. Mexican state">state Oaxaca's attorney general's office said that 12 people were killed at the scene and ...
  • Candlelit vigil in Moscow in memory of plane crash dead
    (12 Feb 2018) A candle-lit vigil was held outside Moscow's Christ the Saviour Cathedral on Monday evening for victims of Sunday's plane crash. The An-148 twi...
  • Lebanon's Al Bustan festival launches 25th edition with sense of 'mission accomplished'
    She won the seat previously held by her father, who died in a plane crash in the Mediterranean off Beirut in a heavy storm. Bustani, who had two small children, quickly determined she had no desire for a political life and stepped down after a year. With the outbreak of war in 1975, Bustani looked […]
  • Bizarre 1980 Plane Crash That Left A Nation Stunned Is Still Baffling Experts Today
    Bizarre 1980 Plane Crash That Left A Nation Stunned Is Still Baffling Experts Today Such was the case with the elusive Flight 870 from Italy, which crashed for reasons that still have not been determined. The mystery surrounding it continues to perplex not just surviving friends and family of those who ...
  • I Love to Read
    Captain Hiebert was killed in a plane crash in 1993 in northern Ontario. Shirley's career has been in health care, much of it in remote northern communities as a nurse practitioner and researcher. Her PhD research was done in collaboration with First Nations. Her newly released The Captain's Widow ...

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