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Vueling Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Sunday, September 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Vueling Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Vueling Airlines flight VY-8318 had to return and make an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on September 15th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Barcelona, Spain, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bleed air fault. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unarmed. Download article as PDF »

Air Astana Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Bleed Air Problem

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Astana Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Bleed Air Problem

Air Astana flight KC-881 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Aktobe, Kazakhstan, on March 5th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Almaty to Uralsk, Kazakhstan, was diverted after the crew reported a bleed air problem. The plane landed safely. There were 71 passengers and 6 crew members aboard at the time;... »

Badr Airlines Plane Diverts to Port Sudan due to Bleed Air Problem

Saturday, March 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
Badr Airlines Plane Diverts to Port Sudan due to Bleed Air Problem

Badr Airlines flight J4-662 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Port Sudan, Sudan, on March 1st. The Boeing 737-300 plane heading from Khartoum, Sudan, to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, was diverted after the left engine developed a bleed air issue that caused the oxygen masks to be deployed. The plane landed uneventfully.... »

J-Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Osaka-Itami International Airport

Saturday, May 14, 2016
By George Hatcher
J-Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Osaka-Itami International Airport

J-Air flight JL-2123 had to return and make an emergency landing at Osaka-Itami International Airport in Japan, on May 11th. The plane took off for Hakodate, Japan, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported possible bleed air leak from left engine. The plane landed uneventfully. All 66 people aboard remained safe.... »

American Airlines Emergency Landing in Miami

Thursday, February 16, 2012
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Emergency Landing in Miami

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Javier Gonzalez What: American Airlines Boeing 767-300 en route from Miami to Chicago Where: Miami When: Feb 16th 2012 Why: After a normal takeoff, the flight was over Orlando when the plane developed bleed air problems. Pilots returned to Miami and made a safe... »

Foul Bleed Air Cancels Flight

Thursday, December 8, 2011
By George Hatcher
Foul Bleed Air Cancels Flight

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Alevik What: US Airways Airbus A320-200 en route from Philadelphia,PA to Las Vegas Where: Philadelphia When: Dec 7th 2011 Why: After taking off from Philadelphia, those aboard noticed what was described as “the stench of dirty socks.” The plane returned to Philadelphia and made... »

British Airways Diverts to Tamanrasset

Monday, February 28, 2011
By George Hatcher
British Airways Diverts to Tamanrasset

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Mark Kwiatkowski What: British Airways Boeing 747-40 en route from Lagos Nigeria to London Where: Tamanrasset Algeria When: Feb 27th 2011 Who: 301 passengers, 16 crewmembers Why: While en route, the plane developed engine trouble with an air bleed valve. The crew shut down... »

Eva Air Emergency Diversion to the Ukraine

Thursday, December 30, 2010
By George Hatcher
Eva Air Emergency Diversion to the Ukraine

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Tamas Vekony What: Eva Air Airbus A330-200 en route from Bangkok Thailand to Vienna Austria with 66 passengers and 12 crew Where: Simferopol Ukraine When: Dec 29 2010 Who: 66 passengers including one infant, and 12 crew Why: While en route, oxygen masks were... »

American Airlines SF-Hawaii Diverts to LAX

Thursday, December 9, 2010
By George Hatcher

What: American Airlines Boeing 757-200 en route from San Francisco,CA to Honolulu,HI Where: San Francisco When: Dec 6th 2010 Who: 98 passengers Why: The plane took off successfully but developed a bleed air problem in the left engine. The bleed air issue is more routine than problematic but dealing with it is certainly a... »

RSS Plane Crash News

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    Police say one person is dead following a plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade.
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  • One dead in plane crash near Miami Executive Airport
    One person died in a plane crash Sunday afternoon in Southwest Miami-Dade, Miami-Dade police said. An FAA statement said the pilot was the only person on the plane: “A Piper PA 60 aircraft crashed approximately one and a half miles west of the Miami Executive Airport today at 2:50pm. The pilot ...
  • 50th Anniversary of Otis Redding's death, crash in Lake Monona
    MADISON (WKOW) -- Musical historians say the story of soul music legend Otis Redding is a tragic one. Ironically, Redding didn't reach the height of his fame until after his death in a small plane crash outside of Madison, 50 years ago today. Archival information says it's unclear what went wrong during ...
  • One Person Dead Following Plane Crash in SW Miami-Dade
    Miami-Dade Police said one person is dead following a small plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade. Rescue crews rushed to the site of a downed plane Southwest Miami-Dade County Sunday afternoon. The incident happened in the area of Southwest 121st Street and Southwest 157th Avenue.
  • Plane remains submerged after bodies recovered from Lake Harney crash site
    SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - The bodies of a pilot and two trainees were recovered Saturday evening from a plane that crashed into Lake Harney Friday, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. Related Headlines. Plane crash in Lake Harney. Bodies recovered in Lake Harney plane crash, ...
  • Inspector on plane crash off Sussex coast
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  • 2 dead after plane crashes into home and bursts into flames
    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — A single-engine plane with four people aboard crashed into a Clairemont home and burst into flames Saturday, killing two passengers and destroying the house, authorities said. The accident occurred about 4:35 p.m. when the Beech B36 Bonanza crash-landed in the baseball field ...
  • The Crown Recap: School Days
    But to his eye, Charles is growing up in the middle of ruinous luxury and he's spoiled by overindulgence. After all, Charles has parents! His sister didn't die in a horrible plane crash! He needs toughening up. The sad irony is that far from overindulgence, Charles is most in need of a parent to hug […]
  • Small plane plummets into San Diego house, killing two
    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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