Scandinavian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue

Saturday, March 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Scandinavian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue

A Scandinavian Airlines flight had to return and make an emergency landing at Munich International Airport, Germany, on March 24th. The plane took off for Oslo, Norway, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the left hand engine. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

SAS Scandinavian Airlines Flights Diverts to Bornholm due to Bad Weather

Tuesday, December 27, 2016
By George Hatcher
SAS Scandinavian Airlines Flights Diverts to Bornholm due to Bad Weather

SAS Scandinavian Airlines flight SK-596 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Bornholm Airport, Ronne, Denmark, on December 26th. The Airbus A320-200, flying from Keflavik, Iceland to Copenhagen, Denmark, was mid-air when the crew had to divert due to bad weather followed by a lightning strike. The plane landed uneventfully. The flight... »

SAS Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Greenland

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
By George Hatcher
SAS Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Greenland

SAS flight SK-945 made an emergency landing at Sondrestrom Air Base, Greenland, on October 12. The Airbus 330 plane, heading from Stockholm, Sweden to Chicago, USA, was diverted after the crew reported smoke in cabin. According to an airline spokesperson, “There was a smell of smoke in the cabin, which is believed to have... »

Scandinavian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at SFO

Sunday, June 21, 2015
By George Hatcher
Scandinavian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at SFO

Scandinavian Airlines Flight 0936 had to return and make an emergency landing at San Francisco International Airport, California, at around 8 p.m. on June 19. The plane was diverted after the pilot reported smoke coming out of the cockpit. The flight was heading to Copenhagen, Denmark at the time. The plane landed uneventfully. Authorities... »

SAS Flight Diverts to Scotland due to Cabin Pressure Issues

Monday, May 11, 2015
By George Hatcher
SAS Flight Diverts to Scotland due to Cabin Pressure Issues

Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) flight SK 4604 landed at Aberdeen International Airport, Scotland under emergency conditions on the afternoon of May 10. Boeing 737-883 was en-route from Dublin, Ireland to Oslo, Norway but had to divert to Aberdeen due to issues with cabin pressure. The plane, carrying around 169 passengers and 6 crew members,... »

Russian Military Jet in ‘Near-Collision’ with SAS Passenger Plane

Monday, December 15, 2014
By George Hatcher
Russian Military Jet in ‘Near-Collision’ with SAS Passenger Plane

On December 12, an SAS flight taking off from Copenhagen, Denmark, had to change course in order to avoid a Russian military intelligence jet flying south of Sweden. The SAS flight, en-route to Poznan, Poland, was asked to change course due to a Russian military plane which was flying in the international airspace with... »

Crack in Outer Window Prompts SAS Flight to Land in Emergency

Sunday, May 18, 2014
By George Hatcher
Crack in Outer Window Prompts SAS Flight to Land in Emergency

A Scandinavian Airlines flight had to make ab emergency landing after a passenger noticed that the aircraft had a cracked window. The incident happened on May 16, when the flight SK-4718 was on its way from Milan, Italy to Oslo, Norway. The pilot then requested emergency protocol for landing in Frankfurt, Germany. The plane... »

SAS Flight Diverts to Stavanger

Monday, February 18, 2013
By George Hatcher

On Feb 16, 2013, a Scandinavian Airlines System Boeing 737-883 was en route from Las Palmas to Bergen – Norway when the flight developed problems with the flaps. Pilots diverted to Stavanger airport where SAS has mechanics. Ten minutes before landing, passengers were told to keep their heads down. Pilots successfully made a fast... »

Door Ripped from SAS Airbus

Saturday, January 26, 2013
By George Hatcher
Door Ripped from SAS Airbus

On Jan 25, 2013, a Scandinavian Airlines SAS Airbus A320-232 with 150 aboard was at Gardermoen airport Norway loaded with passengers to Copenhagen when the SAS plane rolled backwards while it still was parked at gate 44. The door to the plane was ripped from its hinges. Both the street and the plane were... »

SAS Emergency Landing

Monday, August 27, 2012
By George Hatcher
SAS Emergency Landing

What: Scandinavian Airlines Boeing 737-683 en route from Stockholm to Umeå Where: Sweden When: August 26, 2012 Who: 120 passengers, 5 crew Why: After take-off, the plane was hit by lightning. Pilots returned to the airport and made a safe landing. Passengers transferred to another plane, while the original was inspected. Download article as... »

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