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Tajik Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tajikistan

Saturday, March 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Tajik Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tajikistan

Tajik Air flight 7J-645 had to make an emergency landing in Khujand, Tajikistan, on March 9th. The Boeing 737-300 plane heading from Taraz, Kazakhstan, to Moscow, Russia, was diverted after the crew were informed about tire fragments found on the runway, indicating a blown tire. The plane landed back safely. All 140 passengers aboard... »

Los Angeles-Bound FedEx Plane Rejects Take Off From Honolulu

Monday, February 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Los Angeles-Bound FedEx Plane Rejects Take Off From Honolulu

FedEx Federal Express flight FX-1814 had to reject take off from Honolulu, Hawaii, on February 24th. The McDonnell Douglas MD-11 plane was accelerating to take off for Los Angeles, California, when the crew rejected take off at high speed due to some issues. The plane returned to apron with a blown tire. Everyone aboard... »

Compass Airlines Plane makes Emergency Landing in Utah after Tyre Damage

Thursday, May 26, 2016
By George Hatcher
Compass Airlines Plane makes Emergency Landing in Utah after Tyre Damage

Compass Airlines flight DL-5689 made a safe emergency landing at Denver International Airport, Denver, Colorado, on May 20th. The Embraer ERJ-175, heading from Utah, to Colorado, was mid-air when the crew reported a blown tyre and requested emergency services on standby. The plane received minor damage. All 79 people onboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Hard Landing, Blown Tires, Pilot Lands Safe in Vegas

Tuesday, March 20, 2012
By George Hatcher
Hard Landing, Blown Tires, Pilot Lands Safe in Vegas

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Klaus Ecker What: Allegiant Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-83 en route from Des Moines to Las Vegas Where: Las Vegas When: Mar 17th 2012 Who: 147 passengers and 5 crew Why: On landing, the plane bounced. Trailing smoke from two blown tires, the plane stopped... »

Maldives Emergency Landing

Saturday, December 3, 2011
By George Hatcher
Maldives Emergency Landing

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Christian Schürmann What: Emirates Boeing 777-300 en route from Colombo Sri Lanka to Male, Maldives Where: Male When: Dec 2nd 2011 Why: On landing in Male, the plane’s tires burst. Passengers disembarked on the runway, as the plane was disabled. No explanation was given... »

Indian Pilots: One bad seed

Tuesday, November 22, 2011
By George Hatcher
Indian Pilots: One bad seed

What: Air India Express en route from Cochin-Salalah Where: Salalah When: Nov 3, 2011 9:45 Who: 87 passengers In George’s Point of View India has made noises in the press about cleaning house regarding some of the bad pilots that skated through a flawed and corrupt school and accrediting system. In this event, the... »

A Boeing Goes Flat in Indonesia

Saturday, September 3, 2011
By George Hatcher

What: Batavia Boeing 737-300 en route from Jakarta to Malang Where: Malang Indonesia When: Sep 2nd 2011 Who: 146 aboard Why: On landing, a tire blew out. No injuries were reported Download article as PDF »

US Airways Cautionary Landing in Charlotte

Wednesday, June 30, 2010
By George Hatcher

What: U S Airways flight en route to Alabama Where: Charlotte When: June 29, 2010 Who: 46 passengers Why: One of the plane’s tires blew on takeoff, and the flight had to make an emergency landing in Charlotte NC. The flight landed safely and passengers were provided an alternative flight. Download article as PDF »

Delta Flight Cancelled

Monday, February 8, 2010
By George Hatcher
Delta Flight Cancelled

Pictured: A Delta Connection (Freedom Airlines)Embraer EMB-145LR (ERJ-145LR) over Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Roel Van Der Velpen – MST-Aviation What: Delta/Freedom Airlines Embraer ERJ-145 en route from Charleston to Cincinnati Kentucky Where: Yeager Airport in Charleston West Virginia When: Feb 8 2010 Who:... »

Merpati Nosewheel Blows

Monday, December 21, 2009
By George Hatcher
Merpati Nosewheel Blows

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Chaity What: Merpati Airlines Boeing 737-300 en route from Surabaya to Ujung Pandang/Makassar Indonesia Where: Makassar When: Dec 21st 2009 Who: 102 passengers and 6 crew Why: On landing with tailwinds of 13 knots and poor visibility, the plane blew out a nose wheel... »

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