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Western Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nassau, Bahamas

Thursday, February 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Western Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nassau, Bahamas

Western Air flight WT-702 made an emergency landing in Nassau, Bahamas, on February 7th. The plane was flying from Grand Bahamas International Airport when the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane continued for a safe landing. All 20 passengers and 3 crew members aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

West Air Sweden Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Failure

Saturday, September 10, 2016
By George Hatcher
West Air Sweden Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Failure

West Air Sweden flight SWN-72T made an emergency landing in Oslo, Norway, on September 8th. The plane took off for Trondheim, Norway, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine failure. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

West Air Sweden Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Oslo Airport

Saturday, May 14, 2016
By George Hatcher
West Air Sweden Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Oslo Airport

West Air Sweden flight SWN-81B made an emergency landing at Oslo Airport, Gardermoen, Norway, on May 11th. The cargo plane was flying from Bodo, Norway, when its right hand engine experienced severe vibrations and failed, prompting the pilots to declare an emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

West Air Sweden Slippery Arctic Landing

Tuesday, January 26, 2010
By George Hatcher
West Air Sweden Slippery Arctic Landing

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Jorgen Syversen What: West Air Sweden Canadair CRJ-200 on mail flight from Tromso to Longyearbyen Where: Longyearbyen Svalbard Airport, Norway When: Jan 25th 2010 Who: 2 crew Why: On landing, the plane had a runway excursion. Adjudged to be due to poor braking conditions... »

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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