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Los Angeles-Bound FedEx Plane Rejects Take Off From Honolulu

Monday, February 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Los Angeles-Bound FedEx Plane Rejects Take Off From Honolulu

FedEx Federal Express flight FX-1814 had to reject take off from Honolulu, Hawaii, on February 24th. The McDonnell Douglas MD-11 plane was accelerating to take off for Los Angeles, California, when the crew rejected take off at high speed due to some issues. The plane returned to apron with a blown tire. Everyone aboard... »

Fedex Federal Express Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Thursday, January 12, 2017
By George Hatcher
Fedex Federal Express Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Fedex Federal Express flight FX-1590 made an emergency landing in Rochester, Minnesota, on January 10th. The Boeing 757-200 plane was flying from Memphis, Tennessee, when the crew declared an emergency due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. No evidence of fire or smoke was found upon inspection.... »

Fedex Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Chicago O’Hare International Airport

Sunday, December 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
Fedex Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Chicago O’Hare International Airport

Fedex Federal Express flight FX-3021 made an emergency landing at O’Hare International Airport, in Chicago, Illinois, on December 14th. The plane was flying from Los Angeles, California, when the crew declared an emergency due to a slat disagree. The plane landed safely at higher than normal speed. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Fedex Federal Express Plane Catches Fire after Main Gear Collapses on Landing

Saturday, October 29, 2016
By George Hatcher
Fedex Federal Express Plane Catches Fire after Main Gear Collapses on Landing

Fedex Federal Express flight FX-910 caught fire after landing at Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport, Florida, on October 28th. The plane coming from Memphis, Tennessee, had just landed in Florida when the tower noticed fire in the left engine. According to the FAA, the plane’s left main gear had collapsed during landing that resulted in... »

FedEx Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Rochester

Sunday, October 23, 2016
By George Hatcher
FedEx Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Rochester

FedEx Federal Express flight FX-684 had to return and make an emergency landing in Rochester, New York, on October 21st. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Memphis, Tennessee, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a suspected flaps issue. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 2 crew members aboard at the time;... »

FedEx Flight Diverts to Wichita due to Hydraulic Failure

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
By George Hatcher
FedEx Flight Diverts to Wichita due to Hydraulic Failure

FedEx flight FX-3022 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Wichita, Kansas, on May 3rd. The freight plane, heading from Oakland, California, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted after the crew reported a hydraulic failure. The plane landed safely. There were 2 crew members aboard at the time; both of them remained... »

FedEx Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Pressurization Problem

Sunday, February 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
FedEx Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Pressurization Problem

FedEx Express Flight 406 made an emergency landing at Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, Kansas, on February 26th. The Boeing 757, en-route from Portland, Oregon, to Memphis, Tennessee, when the crew reported a pressurization problem and requested an emergency landing. The plane landed safely. There were two people aboard at the time; both... »

Fedex Federal Express Plane Returns to Tennessee after Bird Strike

Wednesday, January 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
Fedex Federal Express Plane Returns to Tennessee after Bird Strike

Fedex Federal Express flight FX-541 had to return and make an emergency landing at Memphis International Airport, Memphis, Tennessee, on January 9. The McDonnell Douglas MD-10, en-route to Las Vegas, Nevada, had to return due to bird strike during the take off. The plane was getting a lot of vibrations during the flight. The... »

FedEx Plane Returns to Salt Lake City International Airport

Wednesday, December 23, 2015
By George Hatcher
FedEx Plane Returns to Salt Lake City International Airport

FedEx flight 3606 had to return and make an emergency landing at Salt Lake City International Airport, Utah, on December 22. The plane took off for Indianapolis, Indiana, but had to return shortly afterwards due to indication of smoke in the cargo hold. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

FedEx Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Tokyo International Airport

Monday, November 23, 2015
By George Hatcher
FedEx Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Tokyo International Airport

A FedEx plane made an emergency landing at Tokyo International Airport, Japan, on November 21. The Boeing-777 cargo plane, en-route from Shanghai, China, to Memphis, Tennessee, was diverted after a fire alarm went off mid-air. The plane landed safely. There were four crew members aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Upon... »

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