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Air Europa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Miami

Saturday, May 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Europa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Miami

Air Europa flight UX-98 had to return and make an emergency landing in Miami, Florida, on May 24th. The Boeing 787-800 plane took off for Madrid, Spain, but had to turn back after a windshield cracked due to a lightning strike. The plane landed safely. All 178 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Cathay Pacific Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cathay Pacific Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific flight CX-253 made an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on May 21st. The Boeing 777-300 plane took off for Heathrow Airport, England, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a cracked windshield. The plane landed back safely. There were 270 passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained... »

Serene Air Plane Returns to Karachi due to Cracked Windshield

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
Serene Air Plane Returns to Karachi due to Cracked Windshield

Serene Air flight ER-502 had to return and make an emergency landing at Jinnah International Airport, Karachi, Pakistan, on May 15th. The Boeing 737-800 flying to Islamabad, Pakistan, had to return due to cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Eurowings Plane Diverts to Germany due to Cracked Windshield

Sunday, May 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Eurowings Plane Diverts to Germany due to Cracked Windshield

Eurowings flight EW-9224 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Hamburg Airport, Germany, on May 12th. The Airbus A319-100 flying from Dusseldorf, Germany, to Gothenburg, Sweden, had to divert after the captain’s windshield cracked. The plane landed safely. All 98 passengers remained safe and were rebooked in other flights. Download article as... »

Japan Transocean Air Plane Returns to Japan after Cracked Windshield

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Japan Transocean Air Plane Returns to Japan after Cracked Windshield

Japan Transocean Air flight NU-44 had to return and make an emergency landing at Naha Airport, Okinawa, Japan, on May 6th. The Boeing 737-400 flying to Nagoya, Japan, had to return after the first officer’s windshield cracked. The plane landed safely. All 148 passengers and 5 crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

National Guard Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing in New York

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
National Guard Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing in New York

A New York Army National Guard helicopter made an emergency landing at the Chili Country Club in Scottsville, New York, on May 1st. The UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter was on a routine training flight when its windshield cracked, prompting the pilot to declare an emergency. The helicopter landed safely on the ninth hole fairway.... »

Thomson Airways Flight Diverts to Portugal due to Cracked Windshield

Thursday, April 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
Thomson Airways Flight Diverts to Portugal due to Cracked Windshield

Thomson Airways flight BY-6133 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Porto, Portugal, on April 17th. The Boeing 757-200 plane heading from Las Palmas, Spain, to Bristol, England, was diverted due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All 220 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Aeromexico Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Santiago, Chile

Friday, April 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aeromexico Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Santiago, Chile

Aeromexico flight AM-11 had to return for an emergency landing in Santiago, Chile, on April 5th. The Boeing 787-800 plane took off for Mexico City, Mexico, but had to turn back after cracks were noticed on captain’s windshield. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Japan Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tokyo

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
Japan Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tokyo

Japan Airlines flight JL-21 made an emergency landing in Tokyo, Japan, on March 6th. The Boeing 787-800 plane took off for Beijing, China, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a crack in captain’s windshield. The plane landed safely. There were 169 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed.... »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Shannon Airport

United Airlines flight UA-56 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Shannon, Ireland, on February 27th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted after a crack was noticed in first officer’s windshield. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained... »

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