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SkyWest Airlines Flight Returns to Grand Forks After Bird Strikes

Monday, August 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Returns to Grand Forks After Bird Strikes

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-4751 had to return and make an emergency landing in Grand Forks, North Dakota, on August 18th. The Canadair CRJ-200 plane took off for Minneapolis, Minnesota, but had to return shortly afterwards due to multiple bird strikes. The plane landed uneventfully. There were thirty-three passengers and three crew members aboard at... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lansing

Sunday, August 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lansing

SkyWest Airlines flight 4896 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Capital Region International Airport in Lansing, Michigan, on August 18th. The plane heading from Detroit to Kalamazoo, Michigan, was diverted after the crew noticed a mechanical issue. The plane landed safely. All forty-six passengers and three crew members aboard remained unharmed.... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Buffalo

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Buffalo

SkyWest Airlines OO-4281 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, on August 12th. The plane heading from Detroit, Michigan, to Newburgh, New York, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All forty-five passengers and three crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Returns to Salt Lake City due to Cracked Windshield

Friday, July 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Returns to Salt Lake City due to Cracked Windshield

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-4620 had to return and make an emergency landing in Salt Lake City, Utah, on July 11th. The plane took off for Burbank, California, but had to turn back due to a crack in captain’s windshield. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Skywest Plane makes Hard Landing in Colorado

Wednesday, July 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Skywest Plane makes Hard Landing in Colorado

Skywest Airlines flight OO-5869 made a hard landing at Denver International Airport, Colorado, on July 2nd. The Canadair CRJ-700 flying from Aspen, Colorado, had just landed when flames appeared from the ground and its left engine. The passengers were deplaned rabidly via stairs. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at DuPage Airport

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at DuPage Airport

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-2936 had to divert and make an emergency landing at DuPage Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on May 1st. The plane en-route from O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois, to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was diverted after the crew reported smoke in the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 54 people aboard at... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Grand Island, NE

Friday, April 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Grand Island, NE

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-5215 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Grand Island, Nebraska, on April 18th. The plane heading from Omaha, Nebraska, to San Francisco, California, was diverted after the crew received an indication of an open door. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Diverts to Modesto, CA due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Thursday, April 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Diverts to Modesto, CA due to Cargo Smoke Indication

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-3391 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Modesto, California, on April 9th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane heading from Sacramento to San Diego, California, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. There were 55 passengers and 4 crew members aboard at the time; all... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

Monday, February 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-3079 had to return and make an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on February 18th. The plane took off for Salt Lake City, Utah, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew failed to retract landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. The... »

SkyWest Plane’s Nose Gear Collapses on Landing in San Antonio

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Plane’s Nose Gear Collapses on Landing in San Antonio

SkyWest Airlines flight 5588 made an emergency landing in San Antonio, Texas, on December 4th. The plane took off from Houston, Texas, and was on final approach to Monterrey, Mexico, when the crew reported an unsafe gear indication and decided to divert. The aircraft’s nose gear collapsed upon landing in San Antonio. One passenger... »

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