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London-Bound Flybe Flight Aborted due to Bird Strike

Friday, September 18, 2015
By George Hatcher
London-Bound Flybe Flight Aborted due to Bird Strike

Flybe flight BE-803 had to reject takeoff and return to the apron at Newquay Cornwall Airport, United Kingdom on September 15. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 plane was accelerating for takeoff when a sea gull struck it, forcing the crew to reject takeoff. The airline arranged an alternate aircraft that took the passengers to... »

US Airways Flight 1702 Crash Lands at Philadelphia International Airport

Friday, March 14, 2014
By George Hatcher
US Airways Flight 1702 Crash Lands at Philadelphia International Airport

US Airways Flight 1702, which took off from Philadelphia to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, crash landed at Philadelphia International Airport, after an aborted take off.  The incident took place on Thursday evening, when the plane, carrying 149 passengers and 5 crew members, experienced some faults during take-off and hence attempted to land back, which caused the... »

Mahan Air Rejects Takeoff

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
By George Hatcher

On September 23, 2013, a Mahan Air Boeing 747 en route from Kerman to Medinah aborted takeoff. Fourteen of the 419 aboard were injured. There were 25 crew aboard also. The flight was aborted after damage to the tires occurred. There is no indication if injuries occurred due to the emergency slides or if... »

Virgin Aborted Takeoff–Etc…

Monday, September 23, 2013
By George Hatcher

A Virgin Airlines flight taking off from Canberra aborted takeoff to avoid an incoming flight viewed by other passengers crossing in front of them to the left. Noteworthy is a report that the Virgin Airline pilots hit the brakes when ATC said “Actually, stop, because we’ve decided we’ll let this other aircraft land first... »

Maxem Aviation Cessna Flight Aborted

Monday, March 25, 2013
By George Hatcher

A Maxem Aviation Cessna 560 Citation Encore blew a tire at 6.02 am during an aborted takeoff from Perth Airport. Subsequently, the plane came to rest without landing gear with two blown main gear tires. The Cessna sustained minor damage. No injuries were reported among the two pilots and seven passengers. Download article as... »

Nose Gear Issue Aborts Airbus Takeoff from Dusseldorf

Friday, March 23, 2012
By George Hatcher
Nose Gear Issue Aborts Airbus Takeoff from Dusseldorf

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Giovanni Curto What: Belle Air Europe Airbus A320-200 en route from Dusseldorf to Pristina Kosovo Where: Dusseldorf When: Mar 21st 2012 Why: The Airbus was on the runway in Dussseldorf when the plane developed a problem with the nose gear. At low speed, the... »

Error Cancels UTAir Flight

Wednesday, March 7, 2012
By George Hatcher
Error Cancels  UTAir Flight

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Nikiforov Konstantin What: UTAir Boeing 757-200 en route from Krasnodar to Hurghada Where: Krasnodar When: Mar 6th 2012 Who: 235 aboard Why: The pilots aboard the UTAir Boeing 757-200 were about to take off when they received an error message and aborted the takeoff.... »

Venezuelan Plane Rejects Take off

Monday, October 10, 2011
By George Hatcher
Venezuelan Plane Rejects Take off

Pictured: Plane similar to YV445T which was involved in the incident Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer José de Jesús González – SVZM Spotters What: Aeropostal McDonnel Douglas MD-82 en route from Valencia to Porlama Where: Valencia Venezuela When: Oct 8th 2011 Why: On takeoff from Valencia, an engine failed.... »

Avoiding Bird Strike Lands Brake Fire

Saturday, September 24, 2011
By George Hatcher
Avoiding Bird Strike Lands Brake Fire

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Tales De Lass Graciano What: Azul Linhas Aereas Avion de Transport Regional ATR-72-100 en route from Sao Jose do Rio Preto to Campinas Where: Sao Jose do Rio reto, Brazil When: Sep 24th 2011 Who: 67 aboard Why: The pilot was on the runway... »

Emirates Double Flats Abort Dubai Takeoff

Saturday, June 11, 2011
By George Hatcher
Emirates Double Flats Abort Dubai Takeoff

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Andrew Compolo What: Emirates Boeing 777-20 en route from Dubai (United Arab Emirates) to Houston Where: Dubai When: Jun 8 2011 Why: During takeoff from Dubai, the left and right nose gear tire burst. (For whatever reason, the first tire burst, the second probably... »

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