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Porter Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
By George Hatcher
Porter Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport

A Porter Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on January 1st. The plane heading from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, Toronto, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article... »

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... »

RSS Plane Crash News

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    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
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  • 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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