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REX Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Propeller Falls Off

Friday, March 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
REX Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Propeller Falls Off

A Regional Express Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Sydney Airport in New South Wales, Australia, on March 17th. The Saab 340B plane flying from Albury, New South Wales, Australia, was on approach to Sydney when a propeller fell off. The plane landed safely. All 16 passengers and 3 crew members remained unharmed.... »

Darwin Airlines Plane Diverts to Italy after Issue with Nose Gear

Friday, June 3, 2016
By George Hatcher

Darwin Airlines flight F7-17 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Milan–Malpensa Airport, formerly City of Busto Arsizio Airport, Italy, on June 1st. The Saab 2000, flying from Geneva, Switzerland, to Lugano, Switzerland, had to divert after the crew received an unsafe indication for the nose gear. The plane landed safely. No... »

Loganair Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Sumburgh Airport

Friday, December 25, 2015
By George Hatcher
Loganair Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Sumburgh Airport

Loganair flight BE6780 had to make an emergency landing at Sumburgh airport in Scotland, United Kingdom, on December 23. According to the airline, “Flight BE6780 carrying 46 passengers and three crew declared a mayday shortly before landing in Sumburgh last night… The captain received a fire caution indication from the port-side engine, which was... »

Passengers Jump out as Loganair Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Netherlands

Saturday, October 3, 2015
By George Hatcher
Passengers Jump out as Loganair Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Netherlands

A Loganair charter flight had to return and make an emergency landing at Rotterdam The Hague Airport in the Netherlands on September 30. The Saab 340 aircraft, carrying 17 passengers, departed for Aberdeen, Scotland, but had to turn back shortly afterwards due to a hydraulic leak. Passengers reported seeing red fluid leaking out from... »

Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Engine Shut Down

Saturday, September 26, 2015
By George Hatcher
Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Engine Shut Down

Flybe flight BE6938 was forced to return and make an emergency landing in Kirkwall, Scotland, on September 24. The Saab 340 turboprop jet, operated by Loganair, had to be diverted after the crew shut down its left engine due to a warning indication. The flight was en-route to Inverness, Scotland at the time. The... »

Eastern Airways Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Aberdeen Airport

Saturday, May 2, 2015
By George Hatcher
Eastern Airways Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Aberdeen Airport

An Eastern Airways fight had to make an emergency landing at Aberdeen International Airport in Scotland on April 30. According to an airline spokesperson, “Our crew were re-positioning an empty aircraft from Orebro in Sweden to Aberdeen and reported a cockpit warning indication relating to the aircraft’s Auxiliary Power Unit…There were no passengers onboard... »

Eastern Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Aberdeen Airport

Saturday, January 24, 2015
By George Hatcher
Eastern Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Aberdeen Airport

Eastern Airways flight EZE502 made an emergency landing at Aberdeen International Airport in Scotland, on January 23. The Saab 2000 aircraft was flying from Scatsta Airport, Shetland, when the crew reported an unusual smell in the cockpit and requested emergency landing. Emergency personnel were ready at the scene when the plane safely touched the... »

Regional Express Airlines Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Orange Airport

Tuesday, January 13, 2015
By George Hatcher
Regional Express Airlines Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Orange Airport

Regional Express Airlines Flight ZL936 had to make an emergency landing at Orange Airport, New South Wales, Australia, at around 2 p.m. on January 12. Authorities said the Saab 340 plane was heading from Sydney to Broken Hill when the crew requested permission for emergency landing due to an “alleged fault” in one of... »

Loganair Jet Veers Off Runway in Scotland

Saturday, January 3, 2015
By George Hatcher
Loganair Jet Veers Off Runway in Scotland

A Loganair jet veered off the runway at Stornoway Airport on the Isle of Lewis, Scotland, on January 2. The plane, which was scheduled to take off for Glasgow, was evacuated after it got caught in crosswinds and veered off the runway, injuring 2 passengers. According to the airport authorities, “An outbound aircraft Saab... »

Eastern Airways Saab 2000 Makes Emergency Landing in Norwich

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
By George Hatcher
Eastern Airways Saab 2000 Makes Emergency Landing in Norwich

The Eastern Airways Saab 2000, flying from Norwich to Aberdeen made an emergency landing at the Norwich International Airport, just twenty minutes after taking off. The plane, with three crew members and forty eight passengers, took off at 6.45am but at 7:05 am, it requested a full emergency landing as a hydraulic fault was... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Authorities ID man who died in plane crash near Carson City
    Authorities have identified the person who died Monday in a plane crash in northern Douglas County. Stephen Filice, 64, of Minden, was confirmed dead in the crash of the twin-engine Piper PA-34 Seneca, according to a news release from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. More: 2 arrested after ...
  • President Halimah offers condolences to Iran over plane crash
    President Halimah Yacob has written to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to convey her condolences following the plane crash in central Iran. Aseman Airlines flight EP3704 was carrying 66 people when it disappeared from the radar as it flew over the Zagros range on Sunday morning, around 45 ...
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  • Authorities ID victim in plane crash
    The wheel of a small plane is visible above the sage brush as rescuers work at the scene on Monday. A 64-year-old Minden man was identified as the victim in a plane crash that occurred near Indian Hills on Monday. Stephen Filice was killed after the twin-engine Piper PA-34 Seneca he was flying ...
  • A terrible plane crash once devastated US figure skating - and it still shapes it today
    FILE —Members of the U. S. Figure Skating Team pose before boarding Belgian Sabena airline plane at Idle Wild airport, Feb. 14, 1961, New York. The plane crashed Feb. 15 near the Brussels, Belgium Airport ... more. Photo: Matty Zimmerman/AP. Image 2 of 11. FILE — American figure skater ...
  • A terrible plane crash once devastated US figure skating - and it still shapes it today
    FILE —Members of the U. S. Figure Skating Team pose before boarding Belgian Sabena airline plane at Idle Wild airport, Feb. 14, 1961, New York. The plane crashed Feb. 15 near the Brussels, Belgium Airport ... more. Photo: Matty Zimmerman/AP. Image 2 of 13. FILE — American figure skater ...
  • Pilot's widow thanks aviation community on anniversary of fiery Essendon DFO plane crash
    The wife of a pilot killed in last year's Essendon plane crash has thanked the aviation community for its support on the anniversary of her husband's death, as an expert calls for a review of commercial development at airports. Four American tourists and pilot Max Quartermain died when the Beechcraft ...
  • Minden man killed in plane crash south of Carson City
    CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - A 64-year-old northern Nevada man has been killed in a small plane crash south of Carson City. The Douglas County sheriff's office identified the victim of Monday's crash as Stephen Filice of Minden. The sheriff's office said Tuesday the Federal Aviation Administration is ...
  • Unapologetic Farting Man on Plane Causes Emergency Landing
    A fight broke out after a man on a flight to Amsterdam wouldn't stop passing gas.
  • Iranian authorities begin to recover bodies from plane crash
    The Aseman Airlines flight disappeared from radar as it flew over the Zagros mountain range on Sunday morning. Source: AP / Morteza Salehi / Tasnim News Agency. The incident has reawakened concerns over aviation safety in Iran, which has been exacerbated by international sanctions over the ...

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