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American Eagle Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Omaha

Saturday, March 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Eagle Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Omaha

An American Eagle flight had to return for an emergency landing in Omaha, Nebraska, on March 24th. The plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, 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 »

American Eagle Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Quad City International Airport

Saturday, October 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
American Eagle Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Quad City International Airport

American Eagle flight AA-3501 made an emergency landing at Quad City International Airport in Moline, Illinois, on October 6th. The Embraer ERJ-145 plane flying from Chicago, Illinois, to Manhattan, Kansas, was diverted due to hydraulic issues. The plane landed safely. All 50 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Eagle Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Kentucky

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
By George Hatcher
American Eagle Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Kentucky

American Eagle flight 5946 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Louisville International Airport, Kentucky, on September 25th. The plane was heading from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, to Dayton, Ohio, when the crew reported a mechanical problem and decided to divert. The plane landed safely. There were 51 passengers and 4... »

American Eagle Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Wichita

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
American Eagle Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Wichita

An American Eagle flight made an emergency landing at Eisenhower National Airport in Wichita, Kansas, on March 7th. The Embraer jet, heading from Grand Island, Nebraska, to Dallas, Texas, had to be diverted after a smoke detector went off in the baggage compartment. The plane landed safely. All 55 people on-board remained unhurt. No... »

American Eagle Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Green Bay

Friday, February 12, 2016
By George Hatcher

An American Eagle plane had to divert and make an emergency landing at Austin Straubel International Airport in Green Bay, Wisconsin, on February 12. The plane, heading from Marquette, Michigan, to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, was diverted after it developed control problems. The plane landed safely. There were 42 passengers and 3 crew members aboard... »

American Eagle Flight Returns to Sioux Falls Regional Airport

Monday, November 16, 2015
By George Hatcher
American Eagle Flight Returns to Sioux Falls Regional Airport

An American Eagle flight returned and made an emergency landing at Sioux Falls Regional Airport, South Dakota, on November 15. The plane took off for Chicago but had to return immediately afterwards after the pilot reported an engine problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All 50 passengers remained safe. The FAA is investigating. Download article... »

American Eagle Flight Diverts to Alabama due to Fuel Leak

Thursday, November 12, 2015
By George Hatcher
American Eagle Flight Diverts to Alabama due to Fuel Leak

ExpressJet Airlines Flight 2762, operating as American Eagle, had to divert and make an emergency landing in Huntsville, Alabama, on November 11. The flight was heading from Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport, Tennessee, to Dallas, Texas, when a passenger reported fuel leaking out of the wing, prompting the pilot to divert. The plane landed safely. All... »

American Eagle Jet Diverts to Tulsa International Airport

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
By George Hatcher
American Eagle Jet Diverts to Tulsa International Airport

American Eagle flight 3235 had to make an emergency landing at Tulsa International Airport, Oklahoma, on February 9. The plane, heading from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, had to be diverted after the pilot reported fumes in the cockpit. The plane landed uneventfully at around 6:15 p.m. and was immediately evacuated.... »

American Eagle Flight Returns to Lexington

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
By George Hatcher
American Eagle Flight Returns to Lexington

An American Eagle flight had to return and make an emergency landing at Blue Grass Airport, Lexington, Kentucky, on the night of December 23. The flight, heading from Lexington to Chicago, had to turn back after the crew reported an electrical smell on board. The plane landed uneventfully shortly after 7 p.m. None of... »

American Eagle Plane Returns to Beaumont Due to Hot-Engine Warning

Sunday, December 14, 2014
By George Hatcher
American Eagle Plane Returns to Beaumont Due to Hot-Engine Warning

An American Eagle flight had to return and make an emergency landing at Jack Brooks Regional Airport in Beaumont, Texas, on December 11. The twin-engine plane, en-route to Dallas, had to turn back after a hot-engine warning light turned on. The plane landed uneventfully at 11:38 a.m. No one was injured. The incident is... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Incorrect weight caused Sunshine Coast light plane crash, expert report rules
    Investigators have ruled the cause of a light plane crash on the Sunshine Coast last year was incorrect weight distribution, which increased the chance of a mid-air stall and destabilised the aircraft. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau released its crash report on Tuesday after the South ...
  • Questions remain over Vic DFO plane crash
    One year after a fatal light plane crash at a Melbourne shopping centre, the cause remains unknown and a fresh investigation has been launched. Updated Updated 2 hours ago. Five men were killed when a light plane plunged into a Melbourne shopping centre and a year later investigators are still ...
  • Rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    Time is ticking as Iranian rescue teams search the Zagros Mountains trying to locate the wreckage of a missing Aseman Airliner that crashed there on Sunday morning with 66 people on board. The missing plane was an ATR 72-500 twin-engine turboprop. It left the capital city of Tehran to Yasuj, ...
  • Iranian rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims The Associated Press. In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims weep in the village of Bideh, at the area that the plane crashed, southern Iran, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.
  • Iranian Plane Crash Site Found, All 65 on Board Reportedly Killed
    Search and rescue forces on Monday located the crash site of a plane in Iran where all passengers and crew were killed, according to Iran's Press TV. The Aseman Airlines ATR-72—a small, short-distance twin engine plane—had 65 people on board when it crashed into Mount Dena in southern Iran on ...
  • WY Plane Crash
    The plane crashed around 3 p.m. Sunday a mile north of Evanston. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the single-engine plane was a Socata TBM-700. Unita County sheriff's officials said Monday the plane is registered to William and Michelle Patterson and they are believed to ...
  • One dead in plane crash south of Carson City
    One person is confirmed dead in the crash of a twin-engined light passenger plane off of Hobo Hot Springs Road south of ...
  • Pilot in Longmont plane crash remains in serious condition
    An airplane lies on its roof along the runway at Vance Brand Municipal Airport in Longmont on Friday afternoon. (Lewis Geyer / Staff Photographer). The pilot of a small plane that crashed on Friday remains in serious condition and the flight instructor has since been released from the hospital, according ...
  • Ramaphosa sends condolences to Iran after plane crash
    "On behalf of the government and the people of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed a message of condolences to the government and the people of the Islamic Republic of Iran following the plane crash that occurred in the Zagros Mountain Range on ...
  • Rescuers reach plane crash site in Iran mountains
    A group of relatives of passengers of an Iran Aseman Airline flight gathers around a mosque at the Mehr-Abad airport in Tehran, Iran, on Sunday after reports that the plane had crashed. Photo by Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA-EFE. Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Rescue teams reached the snow-capped mountains of ...

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