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United Airlines Plane Rejects Take-Off From Newark

Saturday, March 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Rejects Take-Off From Newark

United Airlines flight UA-2001 had to reject take off from Newark, New Jersey, on March 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was accelerating to take off for O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois, when the crew noticed an engine problem and rejected take off. All 164 passengers and 6 crew members remained safe. The airline arranged... »

United Airlines Plane Returns to Tampa after Bird Strike

Friday, March 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Returns to Tampa after Bird Strike

United Airlines flight UA-164 had to return for an emergency landing in Tampa, Florida, on March 8th. The Boeing 737-900 plane took off for Houston, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. There were 133 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed.... »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

United Airlines flight UA-56 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Shannon, Ireland, on February 27th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted after a crack was noticed in first officer’s windshield. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained... »

United Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Chicago O’Hare International Airport

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Chicago O’Hare International Airport

United Airlines flight UA-306 had to reject take off from O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois, on February 20th. The Boeing 737-900 plane was accelerating to take off for Fort Myers, Florida, when the crew rejected take off due to some issues. All 150 passengers and 6 crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Engine Issue

Monday, February 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Engine Issue

United Airlines flight UA-972 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on February 12th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Chicago Illinois, to Brussels, Belgium, was diverted after the crew reported an engine issue. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Diverts to Tulsa International Airport

Thursday, February 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Diverts to Tulsa International Airport

United Airlines flight 1759 had to divert for an emergency landing at Tulsa International Airport, Oklahoma, on February 1st. The plane heading from Denver, Colorado, to Tampa, Florida, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

United Airlines Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

Saturday, January 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

United Airlines flight UA-946 had to divert for an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on January 20th. The plane flying from Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, to Amsterdam, Netherlands, was diverted after the captain became unconscious. The plane, carrying 82 passengers and 12 crew members, landed safely. The captain was rushed to a... »

United Airlines Flight Returns to O’Hare International Airport

Monday, January 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Returns to O’Hare International Airport

United Airlines flight UA-972 had to return and make an emergency landing at O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois, on January 7th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Brussels, Belgium, but had to return shortly afterwards after right hand engine’s anti-ice systems failed. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

Sunday, January 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

United Airlines flight UA-102 made an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on January 7th. The Boeing 767-300 plane was flying from Houston, Texas, when the crew declared an emergency due to a flaps problem. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

Thursday, January 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

United Airlines flight UA-892 made an emergency landing in San Francisco, California, on January 3rd. The Boeing 747-400 plane was flying from Seoul, South Korea, when the crew entered a hold, reporting a loose flap track fairing cover. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

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