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British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Gatwick Airport

Sunday, July 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Gatwick Airport

British Airways flight BA-2605 made an emergency landing at Gatwick Airport, England, on July 20th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was flying from Naples, Italy, when the crew noticed a hydraulic issue and requested to be towed off the runway. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Alitalia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cagliari

Sunday, July 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
Alitalia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cagliari

Alitalia flight AZ875 made an emergency landing in Cagliari, Italy, on July 19th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Casablanca, Morocco, to Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport, Italy, was diverted after the crew noticed a fuel leak. The plane landed safely. All seventy-two passengers and six crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Tigerair Australia Flight Returns to Melbourne due to Lightning Strike

Sunday, July 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
Tigerair Australia Flight Returns to Melbourne due to Lightning Strike

Tigerair Australia flight TT-471 had to return and make an emergency landing in Melbourne, Australia, on July 19th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Adelaide, Australia, but had to turn back due to a lightning strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Norwegian Air International Flight Returns to Dublin After Bird Strike

Sunday, July 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
Norwegian Air International Flight Returns to Dublin After Bird Strike

Norwegian Air International flight D8-1842 had to return and make an emergency landing in Dublin, Ireland, on July 19th. The Boeing 737-800 Max plane took off for Newburgh, New York, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Iberia Flight Returns to Mexico City due to Landing Gear Problem

Saturday, July 21, 2018
By George Hatcher
Iberia Flight Returns to Mexico City due to Landing Gear Problem

Iberia flight IB-6402 had to return and make an emergency landing in Mexico City, Mexico, on July 18th. The Airbus A340-600 plane took off for Madrid, Spain, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Fighter Jets Intercept American Airlines Flight Bound for Philadelphia

Saturday, July 21, 2018
By George Hatcher
Fighter Jets Intercept American Airlines Flight Bound for Philadelphia

American Airlines flight AA-759 was intercepted by fighter jets on the way to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 19th. The Airbus A330-300 plane flying from Athens, Greece, was in Italian Airspace when it lost radio communication, prompting the authorities to dispatch two Eurofighter jets from Istrana, Italy. The communication was later re-established, and the fighter... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Leak

Saturday, July 21, 2018
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Leak

Delta Airlines flight DL-181 made an emergency landing in Manila, Philippines, on July 18th. The Boeing 767-300 plane flying from Narita International Airport, Japan, was descending toward Manila when the crew noticed a hydraulic leak. The plane landed safely and was towed to the apron. All one hundred and twenty passengers and nine crew... »

Malaysia Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brisbane

Saturday, July 21, 2018
By George Hatcher
Malaysia Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brisbane

Malaysia Airlines flight MH-134 had to return and make an emergency landing in Brisbane, Australia, on July 18th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, but had to turn back due to a technical issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

Friday, July 20, 2018
By George Hatcher
Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

Flybe flight BE-730 made an emergency landing in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on July 18th. The plane was flying from Leeds, England, when the crew reported a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Pegasus Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Ankara

Thursday, July 19, 2018
By George Hatcher
Pegasus Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Ankara

Pegasus Airlines flight PC-824 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Ankara, Turkey, on July 18th. The Airbus A320-200N plane, bound for Bahrain, took off from Istanbul, Turkey, but burst a tire during departure. The crew subsequently diverted to Ankara where the plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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