Tiger Airways

Tigerair Australia Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke On Board

Saturday, January 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Tigerair Australia Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke On Board

Tigerair Australia flight TT-612 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia, on January 20th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Sydney to Coolangatta, Australia, was diverted after smoke was noticed in the cockpit and cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

Tigerair Flight Diverts to Ho Chi Minh City Due to Burning Odor

Sunday, January 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
Tigerair Flight Diverts to Ho Chi Minh City Due to Burning Odor

Tigerair flight TR-2993 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, on January 6th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Taipei, Taiwan, to Singapore, was diverted after the crew noticed a burning odor. The plane landed safely. All 163 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Tigerair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Macau

Friday, November 11, 2016
By George Hatcher
Tigerair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Macau

Tigerair flight TR-2905 had to return and make an emergency landing in Macau, on November 8th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Singapore but had to return shortly afterwards after the left engine started emitting sparks and causing cabin pressure issues. The crew shut down the engine and turned back to Macau where... »

Tigerair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Bird Strike

Monday, November 7, 2016
By George Hatcher
Tigerair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Bird Strike

Tigerair flight TR-2067 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on November 5th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Singapore but had to return shortly afterwards after a bird strike caused the captain’s windshield to crack. The plane landed uneventfully. All 156 people aboard remained safe. Download article... »

TigerAir Flight Makes Priority Landing in Melbourne due to Unusual Odor

Wednesday, March 2, 2016
By George Hatcher
TigerAir Flight Makes Priority Landing in Melbourne due to Unusual Odor

TigerAir flight 511 had to make an emergency landing in Melbourne, Australia, on March 1st. The Airbus A320-200 was flying from Brisbane when the crew reported an unusual odor in the cabin and requested a priority landing. The plane landed safely. Four crew members were examined by paramedics but did not need further treatment.... »

Tiger Airways Flight Diverted to Adelaide due to ‘Strange Odor’

Sunday, March 15, 2015
By George Hatcher
Tiger Airways Flight Diverted to Adelaide due to ‘Strange Odor’

Tiger Airways flight TT413 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Adelaide Airport, Australia, on March 15. The plane, en-route from Melbourne to Perth, had to be diverted after a strange odor was noticed in the cabin. The flight landed uneventfully and all 171 passengers were provided free overnight accommodation. The airline... »

Tiger Flight Stuck in Kalibo

Thursday, August 29, 2013
By George Hatcher

A Tiger Airways Philippines Airbus A320 was taxiing on the runway at Kalibo International Airport in the Philippines when the plane got stuck on the runway. Passengers were provided accommodations at a local hotel as they waited for the situation to be amended. A dozen flights had to be rerouted, in the meantime. 50... »

Airbus Engine Expires

Friday, December 17, 2010
By George Hatcher
Airbus Engine Expires

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Mehdi Nazarinia What: Tiger Airways Airbus A320-200 en route from Melbourne to Perth Where: Melbourne When: Dec 10th 2010 Who: 159 passengers Why: After takeoff, the plane’s right engine emitted an explosive noise. After the crew shut down the engine, they returned to Melbourne... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • 2 dead in western Wyoming plane crash
    KUTV in Salt Lake City, Utah, reports the plane crashed around 3 p.m. Sunday a mile north of Evanston. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the single-engine plane was a Socata TBM-700. Unita County sheriff's officials said Monday the plane is registered to William and ...
  • Probable victims of plane crash near Utah border identified
    According to the Uintah County Sheriff's Office, in Wyoming, the plan is registered to William Patterson, with an Evanston, Wyoming address. The office said it is believed Michelle Patterson and William Patterson are the two people who were killed in the crash with no survivors. The county coroner, the ...
  • Iran Plane Crash
    The search for the Aseman Airlines plane that crashed in bad weather in Iran on Sunday continues, after earlier unconfirmed reports the aircraft had been fou...
  • Search for Iranian plane crash site halted
    Aseman Airlines flight EP3704 disappeared on Sunday morning in the Zagros mountains with 66 people on board. Updated Updated 1 hour ago. Iranian rescue teams were forced to suspend their hunt for a missing passenger plane for a second night on Monday as severe weather and hazardous ...
  • Cause of plane crash revealed
    National Transportation Safety Board investigators have made a preliminary report explaining what they believe caused a fatal plane crash near Oldenburg in December that killed pilot Dr. Louis Cantilena, 63, Potomac, Maryland; his daughter Dr. Amy Cantilena, 31, Potomac, Maryland; family friend Dr.
  • Iranian rescue teams search for plane wreckage
    Iranian search and rescue teams on Monday reached the site of a plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board, Iran's Press TV has reported.
  • Commercial Plane Crashes in Southern Iran, Killing 66 People
    Meteorologist Orelon Sidney explains how bad weather could have been the cause for a deadly plane crash in Iran. At a Glance. An Iranian commercial plane crashed on Sunday in southern Iran. All 65 people on board were killed in the crash. Foggy conditions were blamed for the crash into Mount ...
  • Iran plane crash: Officials say plane crash has been found
    Iran plane crash: Officials say plane crash has been found.
  • Rescue Team Finds Wreckage From Iranian Plane Crash
    A rescue helicopter flies over the Dena mountains, Iran, searching for wreckage of a plane. February 19, 2018.Ali Khodaei/Tasnim News Agency via AP. Trump's catch-22 with Iran and the Palestinians could blow up at Israel · Putin's Syrian dilemma: Back Israel or Iran? Not just a gimmick: Netanyahu's ...
  • 66 feared dead as plane crashes in Iran mountains
    Aseman Airlines flight EP3704 left Tehran around 0800 (local time) for the city of Yasuj, some 500km to the south, the airlines public relations chief Mohammad Tabatabai told state broadcaster IRIB.

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