Cargolux

Cargolux Airlines Flight Returns to Chicago due to Engine Issue

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cargolux Airlines Flight Returns to Chicago due to Engine Issue

Cargolux Airlines flight CV-603 had to return and make an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on October 9th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, but had to turn back due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Cargolux Airlines Flight Diverts to Vienna After Medical Emergency

Friday, January 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cargolux Airlines Flight Diverts to Vienna After Medical Emergency

Cargolux Airlines flight CV-856 had to divert for an emergency landing in Vienna, Austria, on January 11th. The Boeing 747-800 plane flying from Luxembourg to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was diverted after the captain began feeling unwell and subsequently became incapacitated. The plane landed safely. The captain was rushed to a hospital. Download article... »

Cargolux Plane Returns to Canada after AoA Vane Goes Missing

Saturday, June 4, 2016
By George Hatcher
Cargolux Plane Returns to Canada after AoA Vane Goes Missing

Cargolux flight CV-775 had to return and make an emergency landing at Calgary International Airport, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, on May 28th. The Boeing 747-400, en-route to Luxembourg, had to return shortly after the crew heard a loud bang followed by the stick shaker activating. It later turned out that an AoA (Angle of Attack)... »

Cargolux Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Netherlands

Sunday, December 20, 2015
By George Hatcher
Cargolux Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Netherlands

Cargolux flight CV-8674 made an emergency landing at Amsterdam Airport, Amsterdam, Netherlands, on December 17. The Boeing 747-400 was flying from Nairobi, Kenya, to London, England, when it received a smoke indication mid-air above Netherlands. The plane diverted and landed safely. All passengers aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Cargolux Cargo Plane Diverted to Shannon, On Report of Fire

Saturday, March 15, 2014
By George Hatcher

A Cargolux operated cargo airplane, flying from Puerto Rico to Maastricht, Holland, made an emergency landing at Ireland’s Shannon Airport, on the morning of March 14, 2014. According to initial reports, the pilot of Boeing 747-400 reported fire in the cargo bay and hence requested clearance to land at Shannon airport. A Shannon airport... »

Fog Entrenched Boeing Lands On Maintenance Van

Thursday, January 21, 2010
By George Hatcher
Fog Entrenched Boeing Lands On Maintenance Van

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Alevik What: Cargolux Boeing 747-400 freighter en route from Barcelona, to Luxembourg Where: Luxembourg When: Jan 21st 2010 Why: While landing in low visibility due to foggy conditions, the Cargolux 747’s tires went through the roof of a maintenance truck whose crew was working... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • 3 people die in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana
    3 people die in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana. OLDENBURG, Ind. (AP) -- State police say three people have died in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles says the crash of the single-engine Cessna plane near Oldenburg, Indiana, also killed one dog aboard ...
  • Small plane crash kills 3 people and a dog in Franklin County
    Three people and a dog were killed when a small plane crashed in Franklin County on Saturday. Indiana State Police say the single-engine Cessna plane was tra...
  • Drone footage shows wreckage from Franklin Co. plane crash
    Sky 9 captured footage of the wreckage from a small airplane crash in Franklin County, Indiana.
  • 3 people, 1 dog killed in Indiana plane crash
    FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. (WKRC) - Three people and a dog are dead after a small plane crashed Saturday night near Oldenburg, Indiana.Indiana State Police confirmed the crash happened around 9 p.m. in a wooded area behind a residence along Hamburg Road near Se.
  • Plane crash in El Cajon
    A small plane carrying three passengers crashed Sunday morning in Santee in when it struck a light pole. The plane crashed into a fence and caught fire,
  • Dog Is Only Survivor Of Plane Crash — Makes His Way Out Of Wreckage To Nearby House
    When responders got to the plane crash site in Indiana on Saturday, all on board the plane had perished, except one dog that had made his way to a nearby house. The folks in the house took him in and cared for the injured dog until a veterinarian was reached. The plane had departed from […]
  • The Plane Crash
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  • Pilot injured in small plane crash is Franklin County airport director
    Louisburg, N.C. — The pilot of a small plane that crashed Saturday afternoon has been identified by officials as a Franklin County Airport Director. Steve Merritt, a flight instructor and the manager of the Triangle North Executive Airport in Louisburg, is listed in critical condition Sunday after surgery at ...
  • UPDATED: Plane crash claims three lives
    Three persons and one dog were killed as a result of a small plane crash near Oldenburg Saturday evening, Dec. 16, according to a press release by Indiana State Police Sgt. Stephen Wheeles, Versailles District public information officer. About 9:10 p.m., the ISP was notified that an aircraft had crashed ...
  • 3 hurt when plane crashes near Gillepie Field
    A small plane carrying three passengers crashed Sunday morning in Santee in when it struck a light pole. The plane crashed into a fence and caught fire, damaging Cox Communications trucks in an adjacent parking lot. Karen KucherContact Reporter. Three people were injured early Sunday when a ...

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    about 12 hours ago
  • Ryanair Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Fuel Leak https://t.co/NUSTvQy8GU
    about 13 hours ago
  • Plane crash reported in El Cajon near Gillespie Field https://t.co/rczeJA3ag0
    about 13 hours ago
  • Plane headed to Frederick crashes in Indiana, killing 3 people and 1 dog https://t.co/fDpWTMFdfT
    about 13 hours ago
  • Air China Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Auckland https://t.co/X0gsRzjIOc
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