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Flybe Plane Diverts to Manchester due to Cargo Door Indication

Saturday, November 14, 2015
By George Hatcher
Flybe Plane Diverts to Manchester due to Cargo Door Indication

Flybe flight BE-262 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Manchester Airport, England, on November 13. The de Havilland Dash 8-400, flying from East Midlands Airport, England, to Edinburgh, Scotland, diverted due to a cargo door indication. The plane landed safely. All 72 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

U2 Singer Bono in Mid-Air Scare

Saturday, November 15, 2014
By George Hatcher

U2 singer Bono had a midair mishap on November 12 when the luggage-compartment door of his private Learjet 60 fell off over Germany. The incident happened when rockstar was on his way from Dublin to Berlin, to perform at the Bambi Awards. The plane landed safely at the Berlin Schonefeld Airport at around 12:26... »

Air Canada Flight Returns to Toronto Pearson International Airport

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Returns to Toronto Pearson International Airport

Air Canada flight AC015 had to return and make an emergency landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport in Ontario, Canada, at 11:30 a.m. on November 3. The Boeing 777, heading to Hong Kong, was returned after a cargo door indicator light turned on. The plane landed safely and none of the 349 passengers aboard... »

Antonov Emergency Landing in Mirny

Thursday, February 7, 2013
By George Hatcher

On Feb 05, 2013, an Alrosa Mirny Air Enterprise Antonov An-38-100 with 27 aboard was en route from Mirny Airport to Nakyn field when the luggage hatch opened. The flight ended eighteen minutes after it started when pilots made an emergency landing. Download article as PDF »

Air India Boeing Makes Unscheduled Bucharest Stop

Sunday, May 13, 2012
By George Hatcher
Air India Boeing Makes Unscheduled Bucharest Stop

Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer JangSu Lee – What: Air India Boeing 777 en route from Frankfurt to Chicago Where: Bucharest When: May 12, 2012 10:25 Who: 303 passengers and 17 crew Why: The flight was en route over Romania when a door warning went off, alerting the pilot... »

Air China Airbus False Emergency Causes Return to Sanya

Tuesday, January 10, 2012
By George Hatcher


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