Royal Air Maroc

Montreal Airport Fire

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
By George Hatcher
Montreal Airport Fire

A Royal Air Maroc Boeing 767-36NER, Flight 206 from Casablanca, Morocco, had touched down at 4:30 p.m.. While the plane was being loaded, the belt loader caught fire. Two hundred fifty passengers evacuated by slide. Several were injured in the evacuation, and seven suffered smoke inhalation, five of whom were hospitalized. The plane is... »

Bird strike Leads to Emergency Landing at Lagos Airport

Saturday, March 30, 2013
By George Hatcher

On March 28, 2013, a Royal Air Maroc Boeing 737-800 en route from Lagos to Casablanca spent ten minutes in the air after a bird strike on takeoff. 126 were aboard when ten minutes into the flight, there was a bird strike that disabled an engine. The plane circled for about forty minutes to... »

Royal Air Maroc Loses Bird Encounter

Tuesday, June 8, 2010
By George Hatcher
Royal Air Maroc Loses Bird Encounter

Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer Roberto Bianchi What: Royal Air Maroc Boeing 737-400 en route from Amsterdam to Nador Where: Amsterdam When: Jun 6th 2010 Who: 156 passengers and 6 crew Why: On takeoff, the plane encountered a flock of geese, which resulted in an engine fire, damage to... »

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