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Hawaiian Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Kahului

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Hawaiian Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Kahului

A Hawaiian Airlines flight had to divert and make an emergency landing in Kahului, Hawaii, on March 27th. The plane heading from Oakland, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, was diverted after smell of smoke was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All 241 passengers and 10 crew members aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Air Services Limited Plane Crash-Lands in Guyana

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Services Limited Plane Crash-Lands in Guyana

An Air Services Limited plane crash-landed at Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Guyana, on March 27th. The incident happened when Cessna 172 plane was performing a training flight. There were two people aboard at the time, including the pilot and a trainee; both of them remained unharmed. Authorities said the plane’s landing gear sustained damage... »

Dubai-Bound Qantas Airways Plane Diverts to Muscat

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Dubai-Bound Qantas Airways Plane Diverts to Muscat

Qantas Airways flight QF-9 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Muscat, Oman, on March 25th. The Airbus A380-800 plane en-route from Melbourne, Australia, to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was diverted due to bad weather conditions in Dubai. As the plane was on approach to Muscat, it was hit by a bird.... »

Hop! Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Paris Orly Airport

Monday, March 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Hop! Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Paris Orly Airport

Hop! Airlines flight AF-7478 made an emergency landing at Paris Orly Airport, France, on March 23rd. The plane took off for Quimper, France, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a fuel metering issue. The plane landed safely. All 60 passengers and 4 crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

PSA Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dayton, Ohio

Monday, March 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
PSA Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dayton, Ohio

PSA Airlines flight AA-5390 had to return for an emergency landing in Dayton, Ohio, on March 23rd. The Canadair CRJ-200 plane took off for Charlotte, North Carolina, but had to turn back after the crew received a smoke detector indication. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 52 people aboard at the time; all of... »

Delta Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport

Monday, March 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport

Delta Airlines flight DL-803 had to return and make an emergency landing at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, Kentucky, on March 23rd. The plane took off for Orlando, Florida, but had to return shortly afterwards due to reports of a smoky odor in the cabin. The plane landed back safely. All 148 passengers aboard remained... »

Air Canada Flight Returns to Montreal due to Engine Trouble

Sunday, March 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Returns to Montreal due to Engine Trouble

Air Canada flight AC017 had to return and make an emergency landing in Montreal, Canada, on March 25th. The plane took off for Shanghai, China, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed back uneventfully. All 213 passengers aboard remained safe. Download... »

U.S. Air Force Boeing 707 Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Indonesia

Sunday, March 26, 2017
By George Hatcher

A U.S. Air Force Boeing 707 plane had to make an emergency landing at Sultan Iskandar Muda International Airport, Indonesia, on March 24th. Indonesian air force spokesperson Air Vice Marshall Jemi Trisonjaya said the plane declared an emergency after one of the engines failed. The plane was transporting 20 American military personnel from a... »

Bird-Hit Air Arabia Flight Diverts to Lucknow, India

Sunday, March 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Air Arabia Flight Diverts to Lucknow, India

Air Arabia flight G9-532 made an emergency landing in Lucknow, India, on March 24th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Kathmandu, Nepal, to Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, was diverted due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Frankfurt

Sunday, March 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Frankfurt

British Airways flight BA-73 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Frankfurt, Germany, on March 24th. The Boeing 787-900 plane heading from Heathrow Airport, England, to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, was diverted due reports of fumes on-board. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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  • #Aviationsafety 2 people taking pictures on a runway were fatally struck by the wing of a landing plane. Chinipas Mexico.
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety 6 die in Zimbabwe crash. Britten-Norman crashes into mountains.Minister of Transports brother dies.… https://t.co/KLHsdXpSkZ
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 767 diverts to Kahului over smoke in cabin. Passengers rebooked on another plane.
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Birdstrike. LATAM Chile Airbus A321-200 encountered flock at Cordoba. Flight 18 minutes in the air. Safe landing.
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Fedex MD-10 Memphis-Montreal could not retract gear after takeoff. Returned to Memphis to make safe landing.
    about 5 hours ago