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Air Canada Flight Returns to Montreal due to Engine Trouble

Sunday, March 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Returns to Montreal due to Engine Trouble

Air Canada flight AC017 had to return and make an emergency landing in Montreal, Canada, on March 25th. The plane took off for Shanghai, China, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed back uneventfully. All 213 passengers aboard remained safe. Download... »

Air Canada Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Failure

Sunday, March 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Failure

Air Canada flight AC-824 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on March 18th. The Airbus A330-300 plane flying from Toronto, Canada, was on final approach to Amsterdam when the crew reported a hydraulic failure and requested emergency assistance. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Air Canada Plane Veers Off Runway at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Sunday, February 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Plane Veers Off Runway at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Air Canada flight AC-623 veered off runway during landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on February 25th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane coming from Halifax, Canada, was attempting to land in low visibility. All 112 people on board remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air Canada Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Wednesday, December 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Air Canada flight AC-868 made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on December 24th. The plane flying from Toronto, Canada, to London, United Kingdom, was diverted after a 10-year-old girl had a cardiac arrest midair. The plane landed safely. The child was immediately taken to University Hospital Limerick where she was later pronounced... »

Air Canada Plane Returns to Puerto Rico due to Engine Issues

Saturday, November 19, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Plane Returns to Puerto Rico due to Engine Issues

Air Canada flight AC-957 had to make an unscheduled landing in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on November 13th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Toronto, Canada, but had to turn back due to engine issues. The plane landed safely. There were 132 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download... »

Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Las Vegas

Saturday, November 5, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Las Vegas

Air Canada flight RV-1856 made an emergency landing in Las Vegas, Nevada, on November 2nd. The plane took off for Montreal, Canada, but had to turn back due to an indication of failure of an Air Data Inertial Reference Unit (ADIRU). The plane landed uneventfully. There were 126 people aboard at the time; all... »

Air Canada Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Friday, September 30, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Air Canada flight AC-895 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on September 29th. The plane heading from Milan, Italy, to Toronto, Canada, was diverted after a passenger became ill. The plane landed safely. The patient was taken to University Hospital Limerick after initial treatment by the paramedics at... »

Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problems

Friday, September 23, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problems

Air Canada flight 8650 had to return and make an emergency landing at London International Airport in London, Ontario, on September 21st. The plane took off for Toronto, Ontario, Canada, but had to return shortly afterwards due to engine problems. The plane landed safely. All 75 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air Canada Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Heathrow Airport

Thursday, August 11, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Heathrow Airport

Air Canada flight AC-84 made an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport in London, United Kingdom, on August 8th. The Boeing 787-900 plane was flying from Toronto, Canada, to Tel Aviv, Israel, when the crew decided to divert due to a fault in its oxygen system. The plane landed safely. All 252 people aboard remained... »

Air Canada Plane Diverts to Japan due to Smell of Smoke

Sunday, May 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Plane Diverts to Japan due to Smell of Smoke

Air Canada flight AC-16 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Narita International Airport, Narita, Japan, on May 6th. The Boeing 777-200, en-route from Hong Kong, China, to Toronto, Canada, was mid air when the crew reported smell of smoke in the cockpit, prompting the plane to divert. The plane landed uneventfully.... »

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