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KLM Flight Suffers Lightning Strike Near Buenos Aires

Thursday, February 15, 2018
By George Hatcher
KLM Flight Suffers Lightning Strike Near Buenos Aires

KLM flight KL-701 suffered a lightning strike near Buenos Aires, Argentina, on February 11th. The incident happened when the Boeing 777-300 plane flying from Amsterdam, Netherlands, was on approach to Ministro Pistarini International Airport in Buenos Aires. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
By George Hatcher
KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

KLM flight KL-1641 had to return and make an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on January 19th. The plane took off for Florence, Italy, but had to turn back due to the failure of anti-ice systems. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
By George Hatcher
KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

KLM flight KL-1690 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on January 15th. The plane flying from Zurich, Switzerland, was descending toward Amsterdam when the crew noticed a strange smell in the cabin and declared an emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. All seventy-seven people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Thursday, December 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

KLM flight KL-1576 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on December 26th. The Boeing 737-900 plane flying from Athens, Greece, was on approach to Amsterdam when the crew reported an issue with the flaps and requested emergency assistance. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and seventy-eight people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

KLM flight KL-891 had to return and make an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on December 10th. The Boeing 787-900 plane took off for Chengdu, China, but had to turn back after one of the engines stalled. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Sunday, November 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

KLM Cityhopper flight KL-981 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on November 23rd. The Embraer ERJ-190 plane took off for London City Airport, England, but had to return after the crew noticed smell of smoke in the cabin. The plane landed back uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as... »

KLM Flight Diverts to Nice due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Flight Diverts to Nice due to Cargo Smoke Indication

KLM flight KL-598 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Nice, France, on November 20th. The Boeing 777-300 plane heading from Cape Town, South Africa, to Amsterdam, Netherlands, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

Monday, November 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

KLM flight KL-602 had to return and make an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on November 18th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Amsterdam, Netherlands, but had to turn back due to an engine problem. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Thursday, November 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

KLM Cityhopper flight KL-1198 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on November 15th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane flying from Stavanger, Norway, was on approach to Amsterdam when the crew declared an emergency due to an unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. All eighty-three people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Issue

Thursday, October 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Issue

KLM Cityhopper flight KL-1768 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on October 17th. The plane flying from Frankfurt, Germany, was descending toward Amsterdam when the crew reported a hydraulic issue. The plane landed safely. All fifty-six people aboard remained uninjured. Download article as PDF »

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