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Brussels Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke and Burning Odor

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
Brussels Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke and Burning Odor

Brussels Airlines flight SN-241 had to divert and make an emergency landing at EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg, France, on January 2nd. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading from Monrovia, Liberia, to Brussels, Belgium, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke and a burning odor aboard. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained... »

Brussels Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing after Bird Strike

Tuesday, July 12, 2016
By George Hatcher
Brussels Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing after Bird Strike

Brussels Airlines flight SN-3669 made an emergency landing in Toulouse, France, on July 10th. The plane was flying from Brussels, Belgium, when a bird hit onto its nose gear, prompting the crew to declare an emergency. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Brussels Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Belgium

Friday, May 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
Brussels Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Belgium

Brussels Airlines flight SN-3667 made an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on May 9th. The plane, heading from Brussels, Belgium, to Toulouse, France, had to turn back after the crew reported a hydraulic leak. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Brussels Airlines Plane Returns to Brussels

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
By George Hatcher

Thomas Cook flight FQ-816 had to return and make an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on February 7th. The Airbus A319-100 plane, operated by Brussels Airlines, took off for Marrakech, Morocco, but had to return shortly afterwards after one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane landed uneventfully. All 140 passengers remained safe.... »

Brussels Airlines Plane Returns to Belgium due to Engine Issue

Saturday, November 7, 2015
By George Hatcher
Brussels Airlines Plane Returns to Belgium due to Engine Issue

Brussels Airlines flight SN-3201 had to return and make an emergency landing at Brussels Airport, Zaventem, Belgium, on November 4. The Airbus A319-100, en-route to Venice, Italy, had to return due to some issue with one of its engines. The crew had to shut the engine down mid-air. The plane landed safely. All 124... »

Brussels Airlines Engine Failure over Senegal

Friday, January 20, 2012
By George Hatcher
Brussels Airlines Engine Failure over Senegal

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Pieter-Jan Van De Vijver What: Brussels Airlines Airbus A330-300 en route from Banjul (Gambia) to Brussels Where: Dakar When: Jan 18th 2012 Who: 240 passengers Why: While en route, the plane developed engine problems. There’s no indication if the engine was shut down, but... »

Emergency Landing: Airbus A330 Hydraulic Delay

Sunday, August 29, 2010
By George Hatcher
Emergency Landing: Airbus A330 Hydraulic Delay

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Giovanni Verbeeck What: Brussels Airlines Airbus A330-300 en route from Brussels to Dakar Where: Brussels When: Aug 25th 2010 Why: While en route, the flight developed a hydraulic problem reflected by an unsafe gear alert. The crew returned to Brussels where they made a... »

Brussels Airlines Flight Diverts to Luxembourg

Tuesday, August 3, 2010
By George Hatcher
Brussels Airlines Flight Diverts to Luxembourg

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Klaus Ecker What: Brussels Airlines Avro RJ-85 EN ROUTE from Milan to Brussels Where: Basel Switzerland When: Aug 2nd 2010 Why: While en route, the flight developed cabin pressurization problems. The crew decided to divert to Luxembourg where they made a safe landing. No... »

Airbus Engine Shut down

Friday, November 20, 2009
By George Hatcher
Airbus Engine Shut down

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Helmut Schnichels What: Brussels Airlines Airbus A330-300 en route from Kinshasa N’Djili to Brussels Where: Kinshasa When: Nov 19th 2009 Who: 125 passengers Why: While en route, one of the planes engines exceeded vibration limits and had to be shut down. The plane returned... »

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