US Airways Cockpit Smoke over Pacific

Saturday, September 18, 2010
By George Hatcher
US Airways Cockpit Smoke over Pacific

Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer Peter Van Dyke What: US Airways Boeing 757-200 en route from Phoenix,AZ to Kahului,HI Where: en route When: Sep 17 2010 Who: 175 passengers and 6 crew Why: 1200 miles from Hawaii, smoke was observed in the cockpit. The crew diverted to San Francisco... »

Airbus Nose Gear Issue in SF

Thursday, May 7, 2009
By George Hatcher

What: Lufthansa Airbus A340-600 en route from Munich Germany to San Francisco,CA Where: on far approach to San Francisco When: May 5th 2009 Why: After reporting nose gear issues, the airbus was towed off the runway after landing, and it’s return flight was cancelled. Download article as PDF »

Piper Incident in San Francisco

Sunday, February 1, 2009
By George Hatcher
Piper Incident in San Francisco

navaho not pictured What: PA31 Piper Where: RUNWAY 28R, SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, SAN FRANCISCO, CA When: 01/28/2009 Who: pilot Why: Piper struck runway edge lights Download article as PDF »

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