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American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport

Monday, May 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport

American Airlines flight AA-1889 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport, North Carolina, on May 19th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Hartford, Connecticut, was diverted after a strong electrical odor was noticed on-board. The plane landed safely. Authorities said nine people were provided medical... »

Military Jets Escort Hawaii-Bound American Airlines Plane

Sunday, May 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Military Jets Escort Hawaii-Bound American Airlines Plane

A Hawaii-bound American Airlines plane was escorted by two fighter jets on May 19th. American Airlines flight 31 was heading from Los Angeles, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, when a passenger tried to break into the cockpit. The crew reported the disturbance, which prompted the Pacific Command to dispatch a pair of fighter jets for... »

American Airlines Plane Returns to Chicago due to Communication Radio Problem

Sunday, May 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Returns to Chicago due to Communication Radio Problem

American Airlines flight AA-150 had to return and make an emergency landing at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on May 18th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, but had to turn back after the crew reported an issue with the primary communication radio. The plane landed back... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Saturday, May 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

American Airlines flight AA-1803 had to make an emergency landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, on May 17th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from San Francisco, California, to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was diverted due to issues with the weather radar and navigation systems. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

American Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Texas after Losing Cabin Pressure

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Texas after Losing Cabin Pressure

American Airlines flight AA-2594 made a safe emergency landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, on May 8th. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Boston, Massachusetts, was mid-air when it initiated a rapid descent due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. According to the FAA, 15 passengers and 1 crew member sustained... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Manchester

Sunday, April 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Manchester

American Airlines flight AA-211 had to return and make an emergency landing in Manchester, England, on April 28th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, but had to turn back due to a ‘maintenance issue’. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Indianapolis

Saturday, April 29, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Indianapolis

American Airlines flight AA-1129 had to return and make an emergency landing in Indianapolis, Indiana, on April 26th. The plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew received an aft compartment overheat indication. The plane landed back safely. All 124 people aboard remained unharmed.... »

American Airlines Plane Returns to Nevada after Engine Shut-down

Monday, April 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Returns to Nevada after Engine Shut-down

American Airlines flight AA-1871 had to return and make an emergency landing at McCarran International Airport, Las Vegas, Nevada, on April 23rd. The Airbus A321-200 flying to Charlotte, North Carolina, had to return when its right engine showed overtemp and the crew had to shut it down. The plane landed safely. All 197 people... »

American Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff From Denver

Saturday, April 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff From Denver

American Airlines flight AA-1820 had to reject takeoff from Denver, Colorado, on April 12th. The Airbus A321-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Charlotte, North Carolina, when the crew noticed an unlocked thrust reverser and rejected take off. The plane safely stopped at the runway. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

American Airlines Flight Returns to Miami due to Engine Problem

Friday, April 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Returns to Miami due to Engine Problem

American Airlines flight AA-62 had to return and make an emergency landing in Miami, Florida, on April 12th. The Boeing 777-200 plane took off for Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine problem. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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