De-Havilland

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... »

Westjet Encore Plane Diverts to Canada after Gear Doors Could not Shut

Friday, July 29, 2016
By George Hatcher
Westjet Encore Plane Diverts to Canada after Gear Doors Could not Shut

A Westjet Encore flight WS-3119 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Vancouver International Airport, British Columbia, Canada, on July 26th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying from Kelowna, to Vancouver, Canada, had to divert when after its gear doors could not shut. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download... »

Air Nelson Returns to New Zealand after Engine Failure

Sunday, July 10, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Nelson Returns to New Zealand after Engine Failure

Air Nelson flight NA-8117 had to return and make a safe emergency landing at Auckland Airport, Auckland, New Zealand, on July 9th. The De Havilland Dash 8-300 had taken off for Palmerston North, New Zealand, when its left hand engine failed, prompting the crew to return. The plane landed uneventfully. All people onboard remained... »

Porter Airlines Plane Diverts to Canada due to Inappropriate Weather

Wednesday, July 6, 2016
By George Hatcher
Porter Airlines Plane Diverts to Canada due to Inappropriate Weather

Porter Airlines flight PD-139 had to divert and make an emergency landing Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on July 1st. The de Havilland Dash 8-400, flying from Ontario, Canada, to New Jersey, had to divert due to inappropriate weather conditions. The plane landed safely. All the passengers aboard remained unhurt. *updated Download article as... »

Commutair Plane Returns to New York after Engine Failure

Friday, June 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Commutair Plane Returns to New York after Engine Failure

Commutair flight C5-4968/ UA-4968 had to return and make an emergency landing at Buffalo Niagara International Airport, Cheektowaga, New York, on June 14th. The de Havilland Dash 8-200, en-route to Washington DC, on behalf of United Airlines, had to return when the crew noticed an engine failure just after it took off. The engine... »

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