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GoAir Flight Returns to Ahmedabad After Bird Strike

Thursday, February 8, 2018
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Returns to Ahmedabad After Bird Strike

GoAir flight G8-720 had to return and make an emergency landing in Ahmedabad, India, on February 7th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Delhi, India, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and sixty-six people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

GoAir Flight Returns to Delhi After Bird Strike

Sunday, November 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Returns to Delhi After Bird Strike

GoAir flight G8-140 had to return and make an emergency landing in Delhi, India, on November 18th. The Airbus A320-200N plane took off for Patna, India, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and seventy-four people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Goa, India

Friday, September 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Goa, India

GoAir flight G8-345 made an emergency landing in Goa, India, on August 30th. The plane heading from Kochi to Mumbai, India, was diverted after the crew noticed a technical issue. The plane landed uneventfully. There were one hundred and sixty-six passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained safe. Download article as PDF »

GoAir Flight Returns to Delhi After Bird Strike

Friday, June 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Returns to Delhi After Bird Strike

GoAir flight G8-338 made an emergency landing in Delhi, India, on June 21st. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Mumbai, India, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and fifty-five passengers aboard remained safe. The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers.... »

GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Delhi

Thursday, February 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Delhi

GoAir flight G8-329 had to make an emergency landing in Delhi, India, on February 14th. The plane flying from Mumbai, India, was descending toward Delhi when the crew declared an emergency due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Delhi Airport

Friday, February 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Delhi Airport

GoAir flight G8-557 made an emergency landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, India, on February 8th. According to the airline, the plane took off for Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, but had to turn back “due to technical reasons.” The plane landed safely. All 187 passengers and 6 crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Delhi-Bound GoAir Plane Hit by Lightning

Tuesday, July 12, 2016
By George Hatcher
Delhi-Bound GoAir Plane Hit by Lightning

GoAir flight G8-102 made an emergency landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, India, on July 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane, flying from Kolkata, declared an emergency after lightning struck it causing the windshield to crack. The plane landed uneventfully. All 180 passengers remained safe. Download article as PDF »

GoAir Flights Diverts to Nagpur Over Bomb Threat

Sunday, January 24, 2016
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flights Diverts to Nagpur Over Bomb Threat

GoAir flight G8 243 made an emergency landing in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, on January 23. The plane, heading from Bhubaneshwar to Mumbai, was diverted after the authorities received a call saying there was a bomb in the aircraft. The plane landed safely. There were 150 passengers onboard at the time; all of them remained... »

Bird-Struck GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Ahmedabad

Thursday, November 13, 2014
By George Hatcher
Bird-Struck GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Ahmedabad

GoAir flight 368 had to return and make an emergency landing in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, at around 9:30 a.m. on November 11. The plane, carrying 116 passengers, was forced to return after a bird hit it just minutes after taking off from Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad. The flight was heading to... »

GoAir Emergency Landing

Monday, November 18, 2013
By George Hatcher

Former Army Chief General V.K. Singh was on his way to Mumbai to launch his book at the ongoing Mumbai Literary Festival when the GoAir flight he was on with about 100 passengers had a fire alarm and was forced to return to IGI airport forty minutes after it left. Passengers were provided an... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • News about plane crash in Rostov-on-Don not true
    MOSCOW, February 18. /TASS/. Russia's Emergencies Ministry has rejected media reports that a passenger plane disappeared from radars at the airport near Rostov-on-Don, the ministry's southern regional branch told TASS on Saturday. "The information is not true," they said. A source at Platov Airport ...
  • People gather in Moscow to light candles for plane crash victims
    (12 Feb 2018) People gathered outside the Christ the Saviour Cathedral in Moscow on Monday night, to pay their respects to the 71 people killed in Sunday's plane crash. The An-148 regional jet, bound for Orsk in the southern Urals, crashed several minutes after taking off from Moscow's Domodedovo ...
  • Nehru promoted Netaji crash theory without conclusive evidence
    It has been observed that Nehru, right from the beginning, tried to suppress facts on Netaji's disappearance and promoted the plane crash theory without any conclusive evidence to establish the same. If we accept Ashis Ray's contention that the Netaji mystery could not be solved as relationship ...
  • Death in crash is the only consistent story about Netaji's demise
    “As evidence became available from the mid-1950s, the only consistent story about Netaji's demise remains his death in a plane crash on 18 August 1945. For me personally, this fact was brought home most strikingly when I had the opportunity to be present during the interview of one of the survivors of ...
  • Commentary: Russian general plots our cyber downfall
    Russian President Vladimir Putin, third left, observes a minute of silence with Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) head Alexander Bortnikov, third right, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, second right, and others before a meeting on Russian plane crash in Egypt, at Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, ...
  • 13 dead in Mexico plane crash near earthquake epicentre
    Mexico City [Mexico], Feb 17 (ANI): As many as 13 persons have been killed after a helicopter carrying officials, assessing the damage caused by a powerful earthquake, crashed in southern Mexico. Mexican state">state Oaxaca's attorney general's office said that 12 people were killed at the scene and ...
  • Candlelit vigil in Moscow in memory of plane crash dead
    (12 Feb 2018) A candle-lit vigil was held outside Moscow's Christ the Saviour Cathedral on Monday evening for victims of Sunday's plane crash. The An-148 twi...
  • Lebanon's Al Bustan festival launches 25th edition with sense of 'mission accomplished'
    She won the seat previously held by her father, who died in a plane crash in the Mediterranean off Beirut in a heavy storm. Bustani, who had two small children, quickly determined she had no desire for a political life and stepped down after a year. With the outbreak of war in 1975, Bustani looked […]
  • Bizarre 1980 Plane Crash That Left A Nation Stunned Is Still Baffling Experts Today
    Bizarre 1980 Plane Crash That Left A Nation Stunned Is Still Baffling Experts Today Such was the case with the elusive Flight 870 from Italy, which crashed for reasons that still have not been determined. The mystery surrounding it continues to perplex not just surviving friends and family of those who ...
  • I Love to Read
    Captain Hiebert was killed in a plane crash in 1993 in northern Ontario. Shirley's career has been in health care, much of it in remote northern communities as a nurse practitioner and researcher. Her PhD research was done in collaboration with First Nations. Her newly released The Captain's Widow ...

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