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Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Helsinki

Monday, September 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Helsinki

Finnair flight AY-73 had to return and make an emergency landing in Helsinki, Finland, on September 22nd. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Tokyo Narita Airport, Japan, but had to turn back due to an engine control problem. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Volaris Airlines Flight Returns to Guadalajara due to Control Problems

Friday, October 14, 2016
By George Hatcher
Volaris Airlines Flight Returns to Guadalajara due to Control Problems

Volaris Airlines flight Y4-739 made an emergency landing in Guadalajara, Mexico, on October 11th. The Airbus A320-200 plane departed for Mexico City, Mexico, but had to turn back after the crew reported control problems. The plane landed at higher than normal speed. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Eva Air Cargo Plane makes Safe Landing in Taiwan

Sunday, September 4, 2016
By George Hatcher
Eva Air Cargo Plane makes Safe Landing in Taiwan

Eva Air Cargo flight BR-682 made a safe emergency landing at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, Taoyuan City, Taiwan, on September 3rd. The Boeing 747-400 flying from Shenzhen, China, had just landed when the crew faced difficulties in its control. The aircraft became disabled after landing and turned off with all its tyres and main... »

Southwest Airlines Flight Returns to Las Vegas due to Control Issue

Friday, May 27, 2016
By George Hatcher
Southwest Airlines Flight Returns to Las Vegas due to Control Issue

Southwest Airlines flight WN-4077 had to return and make an emergency landing in Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 23rd. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Ontario, California, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported a control issue. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unhurt. The airline arranged a replacement... »

American Eagle Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Green Bay

Friday, February 12, 2016
By George Hatcher

An American Eagle plane had to divert and make an emergency landing at Austin Straubel International Airport in Green Bay, Wisconsin, on February 12. The plane, heading from Marquette, Michigan, to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, was diverted after it developed control problems. The plane landed safely. There were 42 passengers and 3 crew members aboard... »

Italy: Windjet Emergency Loss of Control over Catania

Thursday, August 18, 2011
By George Hatcher
Italy: Windjet Emergency Loss of Control over Catania

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Pise – Roma Spotters Club What: Windjet Airbus A320-200 en route from Catania to Milan Italy Where: Catania When: Aug 16 2011 Who: 164 passengers Why: While en route, the crew discovered the plane was unresponsive to certain controls. The crew returned to the airport... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Southampton Business Owner Killed In San Diego Plane Crash
    SOUTHAMPTON, NY — The owner of a Southampton beach club was killed after a plane he was a passenger in crashed into home Saturday afternoon in San Diego. A post by 27east.com first identified Robert Stelling, 50, of Southampton as one of two passengers who died after the single-engine, ...
  • Plane Crash Red Team Stranded On A Island
    Watch 98faa9dc-0253-428c-b292-04149d0408de's video, made in Plotagon. Plane Crash Red Team Stranded On A Island.
  • That Time LeBron James Was 100 Percent Sure He Was Going to Die in a Plane Crash
    Back in June, one of LeBron James' former teammates, Drew Gooden, revealed that LeBron once told him he thought he could survive a plane crash if he was ever involved in one. According to Gooden, LeBron said he would simply stuff his shirt and pants with a ton of pillows and then jump out of […]
  • Remembering the Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut
    Lawrence was killed in a plane crash in 1967 and never got to space, but is acknowledged for his historic achievement. Department of Defense/Public Domain. However, the MOL never launched its mission; funding struggles, competition with NASA and other Department of Defense projects, and ...
  • Emergency landing ends with plane crash in Kossuth County ditch
    ALGONA | An instructor and a student pilot walked away from a plane crash Saturday near Algona Municipal Airport. The instructor and student pilot took off northwest in a 1958 Cessna 172 plane, when the engine quit at about 600 feet, the Kossuth County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.
  • DOJ Releases Names Of Plane Crash Victims
    The plane crash occurred on the evening of Dec. 7 at the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport. All five people on board were killed. The National Transportation Safety Board (“NTSB”), Transportation Disaster Assistance Division, is conducting an investigation to determine the cause of the fatal crash. The crash ...
  • No Injuries in Plane Crash at Algona Airport
    (Algona)--No one was injured in the crash of an airplane Saturday at the Algona Municipal Airport. According to the Kossuth County Sheriff's Office, an instructor and a student pilot were taking off in a 1958 Cessna 172 and were at an altitude of about 600-feet when the engine quit. The instructor turned ...
  • Divers search Lake Harney for plane wreckage
    SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - Seminole County Sheriff's Office divers spent Monday searching for the wreckage of a plane that plunged into Lake Harney Friday, killing all three people aboard. The bodies of pilot Kamalesh Naik, 56, of Sanford, and passengers Men Tao, 22, and Hou Xupeng, 23, both of ...
  • Crews work to recover plane wreckage from Lake Harney
    Dive teams are searching the murky waters of Lake Harney Monday, hoping to recover wreckage from a plane crash that killed three people last week. Even though the water at the crash site is only 10-feet deep, visibility has been an issue for divers. Advertisement. The Federal Aviation Administration ...
  • No Injuries In Kossuth County Plane Crash
    No one is injured in a plane crash over the weekend in Kossuth County, Iowa. Authorities say an instructor and student pilot were taking off in a 1958 Cessna plane when the engine quit at 600 feet. The instructor turned back to the southwest to try to land on the grass runway, but high winds […]

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