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Republic Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Bird Strike

Friday, August 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Republic Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Bird Strike

Republic Airlines flight YX-4675 had to reject takeoff from Columbus, Ohio, on August 8th. The plane was accelerating to takeoff for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, when the crew rejected takeoff due to a bird strike. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Republic Airways Flight Diverts to Washington Dulles International Airport

Friday, April 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Republic Airways Flight Diverts to Washington Dulles International Airport

Republic Airways flight YX-4411 made an emergency landing at Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, on April 26th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane heading from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, to Fort Myers, Florida, was diverted after the crew reported a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Republic Airways Plane Makes Safe Landing after Bird Strike

Thursday, December 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Republic Airways Plane Makes Safe Landing after Bird Strike

Republic Airways flight YX-3311 made a safe landing following a bird strike in Newark, New Jersey, on December 5th. The plane was flying from Saint Louis, Missouri, when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Republic Airways Flight Returns to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
By George Hatcher
Republic Airways Flight Returns to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

Republic Airways flight YX-4378 had to return and make an emergency landing at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, on May 24th. The plane took off for Memphis, Tennessee, but had to return shortly afterwards after its left engine emitted flames following a loud bang. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. It... »

Republic Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in New York due to Cabin Pressure

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
By George Hatcher
Republic Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in New York due to Cabin Pressure

Republic Airlines flight UA-3358 made a safe emergency landing at Buffalo Niagara International Airport, Buffalo, New York, on May 8th. The Embraer ERJ-175, en-route from Newark, New Jersey, was mid air when it encountered cabin pressure problem, prompting the plane to initiate an emergency descent. The plane landed successfully. All people onboard remained unharmed.... »

Republic Airways Plane Diverts to Pittsburgh after Cockpit Window Cracks

Sunday, January 24, 2016
By George Hatcher
Republic Airways Plane Diverts to Pittsburgh after Cockpit Window Cracks

Republic Airways flight YX-4447/AA-4447 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Pittsburgh International Airport, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on January 21st. The Embraer ERF-170, flying from Bentonville, Arkansas, to New York, was when its cockpit window cracked, causing the plane to divert. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Republic Airlines Plane Diverts to North Carolina after Smoke in Cockpit

Friday, October 30, 2015
By George Hatcher
Republic Airlines Plane Diverts to North Carolina after Smoke in Cockpit

Republic Airlines flight YX-4488/AA-4488 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport, Morrisville, North Carolina, on October 28. The Embraer ERJ-170, flying from Philadelphia, to Jacksonville, had to make an emergency landing due to smoke in cockpit. The plane landed uneventfully. All 69 people aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

Republic Airlines Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Bradley International Airport

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
By George Hatcher
Republic Airlines Jet Makes Emergency Landing at Bradley International Airport

Republic Airlines flight 3880 had to make an emergency landing at Bradley International Airport in Hartford County, Connecticut, on April 2. The plane, heading from Newark, New Jersey, to Burlington, Vermont, had to be diverted after the pilot reported engine problems. The plane landed uneventfully and all 71 passengers and 4 crew members remained... »

Denver Emergency Landing

Monday, April 29, 2013
By George Hatcher

Republic Flight 1557, operated as Frontier Airlines lost pressure and dropped from 24,200 to 28,600 feet over Aspen, and returned to Denver where it made an emergency landing. The cabin did not depressurize and the oxygen masks did not descend, but the crew descended to deal with the cabin pressure issue. The ERJ-190 made... »

Flight Attendant Shakedown at OK Corral (Read on a Stolen iPad)

Monday, September 24, 2012
By George Hatcher
Flight Attendant Shakedown at OK Corral (Read on a Stolen iPad)

Flight attendants made the news this weekend with one flight attendant bringing her gun to work even though it was not Bring Your GUn to Work day. (Note: It is NEVER bring your gun to work day for a flight attendant, even if you have a valid Chester County permit to carry a concealed... »

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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