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Passenger Plane Lands in Emergency at Cork, Ireland

Thursday, June 26, 2014
By George Hatcher
Passenger Plane Lands in Emergency at Cork, Ireland

A Boeing 737-300, operated by Air Contractors, had to make an emergency landing at Cork Airport, Ireland, due to fuel leak suspicion. The plane, carrying 150 passengers and 5 crew members, was on its way from Belfast, Ireland to Reus, Spain, when the pilot noticed the fuel leakage warning. The plane was then diverted... »

Rome: Air Contractors Emergency Engine Fire

Saturday, February 18, 2012
By George Hatcher
Rome: Air Contractors Emergency Engine Fire

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Fabrizio Gandolfo What: Air Contractors Avion de Transport Regional ATR-42-300 en route from Rome to Ancona Where: Rome When: Feb 16th 2012 Who: flight crew (cargo flight) Why: On takeoff, the engine caught fire. The flight was cancelled. The situation is under investigation. Maintenance... »

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