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Wizz Air Flight Rejects Takeoff From Henri Coanda International Airport

Monday, September 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Flight Rejects Takeoff From Henri Coanda International Airport

Wizz Air flight W6-3211 had to reject takeoff from Henri Coanda International Airport, Romania, on September 17th. The Airbus A321-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Billund, Denmark, when the right- hand engine failed, forcing the crew to reject takeoff. The plane safely stopped on the adjacent taxiway and was inspected by the emergency... »

Wizz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Iceland

Friday, September 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Iceland

Wizz Air flight W6-1898 had to return and make an emergency landing in Keflavik, Iceland, on September 13th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Wroclaw, Poland, but had to turn back after an electronic cigarette of a passenger started emitting smoke. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and forty-seven people aboard remained... »

Wizz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Liverpool

Saturday, September 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Liverpool

Wizz Air flight W6-1011 made an emergency landing in Liverpool, England, on September 7th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Katowice, Poland, was on final approach to Liverpool when the crew requested emergency assistance, reporting that a smartphone in the cabin had started emitting smoke. The crew secured the phone while the plane continued... »

Wizz Air Flight Returns to Barcelona due to Smoke in Cockpit

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Flight Returns to Barcelona due to Smoke in Cockpit

Wizz Air flight W6-1476 had to return and make an emergency landing in Barcelona, Spain, on July 29th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Warsaw, Poland, but had to turn back after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Wizz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Warsaw

Thursday, April 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Warsaw

Wizz Air flight W6-1381 made an emergency landing in Warsaw, Poland, on April 25th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Charleroi, Belgium, but had to turn back due to a lightning strike. The plane landed safely. All 220 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Wizz Air Plane Diverts to Budapest after Lightning Strike

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Plane Diverts to Budapest after Lightning Strike

Wizz Air flight W6-2927 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Budapest, Hungary, on November 7th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Ljubljana, Slovenia, to Charleroi, Belgium, was diverted due to a lightning strike. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers. Download... »

Wizz Air Flight Rejects Take Off after Bird Strike

Friday, September 30, 2016
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Flight Rejects Take Off after Bird Strike

Wizz Air flight W6-4340 had to reject take off from Memmingen, Germany, on September 25th. The plane was accelerating to take off for Sofia, Bulgaria, when a bird hit it, prompting the crew to reject take off. The plane, carrying 143 passengers, safely returned to the apron. The airline arranged a replacement plane for... »

Wizz Air Plane Rejects Takeoff in Bulgaria due to Bird Strike

Saturday, September 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Plane Rejects Takeoff in Bulgaria due to Bird Strike

Wizz Air flight W6-4551 had to reject takeoff at Burgas Airport, Burgas, Bulgaria, on September 16th. The Airbus A320-200 was accelerating the takeoff for London, England, when the crew reported a bird strike. The plane returned to the apron. All passengers were accommodated in a replacement plane. Download article as PDF »

Wizz Air Plane Rejects Takeoff in Lithuania after Bird Strike

Sunday, May 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Plane Rejects Takeoff in Lithuania after Bird Strike

Wizz Air flight W6-8063 had to reject taking-off at Vilnius International Airport, Vilnius, Lithuania, on May 21st. The Airbus A320-200 was about to takeoff for Barcelona, Spain, when one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane returned to the apron. The passengers were accommodated in a replacement plane. Download article as PDF »

Wizz Air Plane Diverts to Budapest Due to Hydraulic Issue

Friday, April 29, 2016
By George Hatcher
Wizz Air Plane Diverts to Budapest Due to Hydraulic Issue

Wizz Air flight W6-7868 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Budapest, Hungary, on April 27th. The plane, en-route from Beauvais–Tillé Airport, France, to Debrecen, Hungary, was diverted after the crew reported a hydraulic problem. The plane landed safely. All the passengers and crew members remained unharmed. The airline arranged a replacement... »

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    Two people were killed when a small plane crashed Saturday into a house in San Diego, authorities said. The crash occurred shortly before 5 p.m. in the city's Clairemont neighborhood, a few miles north of downtown, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. Two of the four people aboard ...

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