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Three Injured after Porter Airlines Plane Runs into Turbulence

Monday, July 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
Three Injured after Porter Airlines Plane Runs into Turbulence

Porter Airlines flight PD-720 made an emergency landing at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport in Toronto, Canada, on July 15th. The plane was flying from Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, when it ran into severe turbulence that injured two flight attendants and a passenger. The plane landed safely. The plane was carrying 61 people... »

Porter Airlines Plane Diverts to Canada due to Inappropriate Weather

Wednesday, July 6, 2016
By George Hatcher
Porter Airlines Plane Diverts to Canada due to Inappropriate Weather

Porter Airlines flight PD-139 had to divert and make an emergency landing Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on July 1st. The de Havilland Dash 8-400, flying from Ontario, Canada, to New Jersey, had to divert due to inappropriate weather conditions. The plane landed safely. All the passengers aboard remained unhurt. *updated Download article as... »

Porter Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Halifax

Saturday, December 12, 2015
By George Hatcher
Porter Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Halifax

Porter Airlines flight 265 had to make an emergency landing at Halifax Stanfield International Airport in Nova Scotia, Canada, on December 11. The plane was flying from Ottawa when the pilot reported a hydraulic issue and requested an emergency landing. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 54 passengers and crew members aboard at the... »

No Injuries Reported as Pobeda Airlines Jet Veers Off after Landing in Kirov, Russia

Friday, October 16, 2015
By George Hatcher
No Injuries Reported as Pobeda Airlines Jet Veers Off after Landing in Kirov, Russia

A Pobeda Airlines plane, performing flight DP-275, veered to the edge of the runway after landing at Pobedilovo Airport in Kirov, Russia, on October 12. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 was coming from Vnukovo International Airport, Moscow. There were 162 people aboard at the time; all of the remained unhurt. Authorities said... »

Porter Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Pennsylvania

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
By George Hatcher
Porter Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Pennsylvania

Porter Airlines flight 723 had to make an emergency landing at Williamsport Regional Airport, Pennsylvania, at around 8:45 a.m. on December 28. The flight, en-route from Toronto to Washington, D.C, was diverted after the crew reported smoke in the cockpit. The Dash 8-400 twin-engine turbo-prop aircraft landed safely. None of the 66 passengers and... »

Porter Airlines Flight Diverted to Toronto Pearson International Airport

Monday, December 29, 2014
By George Hatcher
Porter Airlines Flight Diverted to Toronto Pearson International Airport

Porter Airlines Flight PD539 made an emergency landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport in Ontario, Canada, on the night of December 28. The Bombardier Dash 8-400 aircraft, en-route from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Sudbury, was diverted after its cabin filled with smoke. The plane landed safely and the passengers were transported to... »

Porter Airlines Tail Strike (Alias Bird Strike)

Thursday, September 27, 2012
By George Hatcher

What: Porter Airlines de Havilland Dash en route from Windsor to Toronto Where: CYQG WINDSOR, ONTARIO When: Sep 21, 2012 Who: 32 aboard Why: The flight took off from Windsor and continued to Toronto, believing they had a bird strike. After landing, the condition of the plane indicated to examiners that the damage was... »

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