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Aerotrans Cargo Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Frankfurt-Hahn Airport

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
By George Hatcher

Aerotrans Cargo flight ATG-4419 had to make an emergency landing at Frankfurt-Hahn Airport, Germany, on February 26th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Baku, Azerbaijan, but had to turn back due to vibrations. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. It was noticed that the aft cowl of one the engines... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hawaii

Thursday, February 15, 2018
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hawaii

United Airlines flight UA-1175 made an emergency landing in Honolulu, Hawaii, on February 13th. The Boeing 777-200 plane was flying from San Francisco, California, when a piece of the cowling separated from the right-hand engine. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Jetstar Flight Returns to Auckland due to Engine Issue

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jetstar Flight Returns to Auckland due to Engine Issue

Jetstar flight JQ-202 returned to Auckland, New Zealand, on October 28th. The Airbus A320-200 plane, heading to Sydney, Australia, was called back after debris was seen coming out of an engine’s tailpipe. The incident happened after a ground handler forgot a plastic clipboard onto an engine cowl. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard... »

EasyJet Falling Pieces

Wednesday, August 14, 2013
By George Hatcher
EasyJet Falling Pieces

On August 12, an easyJet Airbus A320-214 en route from Milan-Malpensa Airport to Lisbon took off okay, but pieces of the plane were falling. The control tower spotted the debris on the runway. After losing parts of the engine cowling, pilots made a safe, if dramatic landing back at the Milan-Malpensa. None of the... »

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