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Croatia Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Croatia

Wednesday, November 23, 2016
By George Hatcher
Croatia Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Croatia

Croatia Airlines flight OU-460 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zagreb, Croatia, on November 21st. The plane took off for Zurich, Switzerland, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the de-icing systems. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 66 people aboard at the time; all of them... »

Croatia Airlines Plane Returns to Zagreb due to Engine Problem

Tuesday, September 6, 2016
By George Hatcher
Croatia Airlines Plane Returns to Zagreb due to Engine Problem

Croatia Airlines flight OU-410 had to return for an emergency landing in Zagreb, Croatia, on September 4th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Frankfurt, Germany, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a fault in left hand engine. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as... »

Croatia Airlines Plane Returns and Makes Emergency Landing in Germany

Sunday, April 3, 2016
By George Hatcher

Croatia Airlines flight OU-417 had to return and make an emergency landing at Frankfurt Airport, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, on March 31st. The Airbus A320-200, en-route to Zagreb, Croatia, had just departed Frankfurt’s runway when the crew reported hydraulic problems, resulting in landing gear retraction issue, prompting the plane to return. The plane landed... »

Bird-Hit Croatia Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Croatia

Sunday, February 7, 2016
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Croatia Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Croatia

Croatia Airlines flight OU-631 made an emergency landing in Zadar. Croatia, on February 5th. The plane was flying from Pula, Croatia, when a bird struck it, prompting the crew to declare an emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 23 passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Croatia Jet Lands in Zagreb Minus Engine

Sunday, April 29, 2012
By George Hatcher
Croatia Jet Lands in Zagreb Minus Engine

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Petar Meznarek What: Croatia Airlines de Havilland Dash 8-400 en route from Vienna to Zagreb Where: Zagreb When: Apr 29th 2012 Who: 58 passengers Why: The plane was on approach to Zabreb when the engine temperature became hot. The left engine was shut down.... »

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