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IndiGo Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chennai

Friday, November 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chennai

IndiGo flight 6E-1707 had to return and make an emergency landing in Chennai, India, on November 16th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Doha, Qatar, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and thirty-four passengers and seven crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Indigo Plane Hits a Wild Boar During Departure from Visakhapatnam Airport

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Indigo Plane Hits a Wild Boar During Departure from Visakhapatnam Airport

Indigo flight 6E-742 made an emergency landing in Visakhapatnam, India, on November 12th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Hyderabad, India, but hit a wild boar during departure. The crew subsequently turned back and landed safely at Visakhapatnam Airport. All one hundred and fifty-nine people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Indigo Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Dog Strike

Thursday, October 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Indigo Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Dog Strike

Indigo Airlines flight 6E-468 had to reject takeoff from Goa, India, on October 23rd. The Airbus A320-200N plane was accelerating to takeoff for Mumbai, India, when the crew rejected takeoff at high speed due to a dog strike. Several tires deflated and the plane became disabled. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

IndiGo Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Bird Strike

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Bird Strike

An IndiGo Airlines flight had to return and make an emergency landing at Swami Vivekananda Airport in Chhattisgarh, India, on September 27th. The plane took off for Kolkata, India, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

IndiGo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur After Bird Strike

Sunday, September 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur After Bird Strike

IndiGo Airlines flight 6E-827 returned to Raipur, India, on September 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Hyderabad, India, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed back safely. There were one hundred and seventy people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as... »

IndiGo Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strikes

Friday, September 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strikes

IndiGo flight 6E-287 had to reject takeoff from Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India, on August 30th. The plane was accelerating to takeoff for Bangalore, India, when the crew rejected takeoff due to bird strikes. The plane safely returned to the apron. All one hundred and seventy-eight people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

IndiGo Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nagpur, India

Saturday, August 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nagpur, India

IndiGo Airlines flight 6E-135 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Nagpur, India, on August 16th. The plane heading from Ahmedabad to Kolkata, India, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Indigo Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff From Patna, India

Saturday, July 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Indigo Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff From Patna, India

Indigo Airlines flight 6E-508 had to reject takeoff from Patna, India, on June 30th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Delhi, India, when the crew rejected takeoff due to an engine failure. As the plane was slowing down, the cabin and the cockpit filled with smoke, forcing the crew to initiate... »

Bird-Hit Indigo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur, India

Monday, April 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Indigo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur, India

Indigo Airlines flight 6E-252 made an emergency landing in Raipur, India, on April 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Kolkata, India, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed back uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers. Download article as... »

IndiGo Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Mumbai

Sunday, January 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Mumbai

IndiGo Airlines flight 6E-248 had to reject take off from Mumbai, India, on January 21st. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Delhi, India, when one of the engines emitted sparks and a loud bang, forcing the crew to reject take off. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Investigators on scene Fond-du-Lac plane crash
    Left side view of the front of the ATR-42 that crashed just after taking off from the Fond du Lac airport in northern Saskatchewan on Dec. 13, 2017. Transportation Safety Board of Canada / Supplied. X. - A A +. Listen. Photos released by the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) revealed the ...
  • Plane crash survivors took half an hour to pry open emergency exit
    Arson Fern had a feeling something was wrong when the ATR 42 airplane he and his family were on starting dipping from side to side. "I yelled in our language, in Dene, I said 'We're gonna crash! The plane's gonna crash!'" His wife, Janey, turned to him. "She said 'Arson, what is wrong with you?' […]
  • Pilot in Clairemont Plane Crash Had Flown Most of His Life
    The man piloting a small aircraft that suffered engine failure shortly after takeoff, crash-landing into a Clairemont home and killing two people, has been identified to NBC 7. Josh Reikes has been flying for most of his life, most recently for Sun Country Airlines, according to his LinkedIn page. Reikes was ...
  • Names Released In Calaveras Plane Crash
    Valley Springs, CA – The identities of two elderly men injured in Thursday's plane crash in Calaveras County have been released along with their conditions. As reported here Thursday afternoon, sheriff's officials stated that a witness saw the airplane flying low and believed it may have clipped a tree ...
  • Pilot, passenger identified in Calaveras County small plane crash
    VALLEY SPRINGS — Authorities identified the two men who were aboard a small plane that crashed Thursday in Calaveras County. Pilot Robert Pina, 72, of Lake Camanche and 75-year-old Richard Campbell of Pine Grove, along with a dog, were riding in the 1981 Cessna fixed-wing single-engine ...
  • At least 800-foot wreckage path left after northern Saskatchewan plane crash: TSB
    A plane crash in northern Saskatchewan left a path of wreckage extending at least 800 feet, according to the Transportation Safety Board of Canada. The West Wind Aviation plane, a twin-engine ATR-42 turboprop, went down Wednesday evening shortly after takeoff from Fond du Lac. Photos of the ...
  • Plane crash renews calls for all-season road into Fond du Lac
    The plane crash outside Fond du Lac this week should be “a wakeup call” for the provincial government to invest in all-season roads into the province's most remote communities, says the MLA who represents northwest Saskatchewan. “It's always just an expensive, dangerous proposition when you ...
  • 3 killed in Germany plane crash
    Berlin, Dec 15 : Three persons have been killed in a small plane crash in Germany, the media reported. The accident on Thursday took place in Ravensburg, in the German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Xinhua news agency reported. The Cessna Citation Mustang Model 510 was on its way from the ...
  • Pilot error blamed in 2016 plane crash that killed three
    SCHOHARIE COUNTY -- A pilot's inadequate pre-flight planning and failure to use all available runway on takeoff likely led to the July 2016 Schoharie County plane crash that killed a Major League Baseball official and two others, according to a final National Transportation Safety Board report issued ...
  • Bruno plane crash photos
    Bruno plane crash photos. The. carrying Brazilian club Chapecoense crashed into a Colombian hillside, killing 71 people and leaving six survivors, officials said. The world is too terrible a place to live in, not because of the bad things that happen, AN investigation is under way after a light aircraft ...

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