Air Asia

Air Asia Plane Overruns Runway at Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport

Saturday, December 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Asia Plane Overruns Runway at Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport

Air Asia flight AK-9700 overran the end of the runway upon landing at Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport, Malaysia, on November 30th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane was coming from Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Malaysia. There were four crew members aboard at the time; none of them were injured. Download article... »

AirAsia India Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Monday, November 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
AirAsia India Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cargo Smoke Indication

AirAsia India flight I5-549 had to return and make an emergency landing in Ranchi, India, on November 11th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Delhi, India, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Indonesia AirAsia Flight Returns to Perth due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

Monday, October 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
Indonesia AirAsia Flight Returns to Perth due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

Indonesia AirAsia flight QZ-535 had to make an emergency landing in Perth, Australia, on October 15th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Denpasar, Indonesia, but had to turn back due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained uninjured. Download article as PDF »

AirAsia India Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strike

Monday, July 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
AirAsia India Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strike

AirAsia India flight I5-541 had to reject takeoff from Ranchi, Jharkhand, India, on July 15th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Delhi, India, when the crew rejected takeoff due to a bird strike. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air Asia X Plane Diverts to Australia after Bird Strike

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Asia X Plane Diverts to Australia after Bird Strike

Air Asia X flight D7-207 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Brisbane Airport, Queensland, Australia, on July 3rd. The Airbus A330-300 flying from Coolangatta, Australia, to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, had to divert due to bird strike resulting in engine problems. The plane landed uneventfully. All 345 passengers and 14 crew members... »

AirAsia X Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Perth

Monday, June 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
AirAsia X Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Perth

AirAsia X flight D7-237 made an emergency landing in Perth, Australia, on June 25th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, but had to turn back after it began shaking mid-air due to an engine issue. The plane landed back safely. All three hundred and fifty-nine people aboard remained uninjured. Download... »

AirAsia Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Failure

Saturday, June 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
AirAsia Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Failure

AirAsia flight Z2-612 made an emergency landing in Manila, Philippines, on June 15th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Davao, Philippines, was descending toward Manila when the crew requested emergency assistance due to an engine failure. The plane continued for a safe landing. All one hundred and fifty-nine passengers and six crew members remained... »

Air Asia Plane En-route Malaysia Encounters Turbulence; 5 Injured

Saturday, May 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Asia Plane En-route Malaysia Encounters Turbulence; 5 Injured

Air Asia flight D7-377 made a safe emergency landing at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Selangor, Malaysia, on May 5th. The Airbus A330-300 flying from Taipei, Taiwan, was mid-air when it encountered turbulence. Five among the 291 passengers and 11 crew members sustained injuries. The injured were treated at the airport. Download article as PDF »

AirAsia Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue

Saturday, November 26, 2016
By George Hatcher
AirAsia Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue

AirAsia flight AK-10 made an emergency landing in Penang, Malaysia, on November 23rd. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Chennai, India, to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was diverted after the crew reported an engine issue. The plane landed safely. Download article as PDF »

AirAsia Plane Diverts due to Medical Emergency

Saturday, January 9, 2016
By George Hatcher
AirAsia Plane Diverts due to Medical Emergency

An AirAsia plane made an emergency landing in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, on January 7. Authorities said the plane, heading from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was diverted due to a medical emergency. It is believed that an elderly woman passenger suffered from severe chest pain mid air. The plane landed safely.... »

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