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Aerodynamics Flight Diverts to Little Rock due to Electrical Problems

Monday, November 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aerodynamics Flight Diverts to Little Rock due to Electrical Problems

Aerodynamics Inc. flight 4A-286 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Little Rock, Arkansas, on November 11th. The Embraer ERJ-145 plane heading from Memphis, Tennessee, to Amarillo, Texas, was diverted due to electrical problems. The plane landed uneventfully. The flight was carrying NASCAR team members at the time; all of them remained... »

Allegiant Air Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Alabama

Friday, February 12, 2016
By George Hatcher

Allegiant Air Flight 872 made an emergency landing in Birmingham, Alabama, on February 12. The plane took off from St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport, Florida, and was en-route to Eppley Airfield in Omaha, Nebraska, when the crew reported an electrical odor in the cabin and requested an emergency landing. The plane landed uneventfully. All 153... »

Electrics Cause Embraer Diversion to Fresno

Friday, May 6, 2011
By George Hatcher
Electrics Cause  Embraer Diversion to Fresno

Pictured: An American Eagle Embraer EMB-145LR Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Propfreak What: American Eagle Embraer en route from Los Angeles to Reno Where: near Fresno When: May 6th 2011 1:40 pm Who: 41 aboard Why: The flight had taken off and was en route when an odor was... »

Seattle: Korean Air Flight Electrical Fire

Tuesday, October 19, 2010
By George Hatcher
Seattle: Korean Air Flight Electrical Fire

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Felix Chon What: Korean Air Boeing 747-400 en route from Seoul to Dallas Where: Seattle When: Oct 16th 2010 Why: While en route, the crew noticed the scent of something burning. The pilot diverted to Seattle where they made a safe landing. An inspection... »

TWA Flight 800

Wednesday, July 17, 1996
By George Hatcher
TWA Flight 800

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Frank C. Duarte Jr. What: TWA Boeing 747-131 en route from NY to Paris Where: East Moriches, New York When: July 17, 1996 Who: 2 pilots, 2 flight engineers, 14 flight attendants, and 212 passengers Why: On July 17, 1996, Trans World Airlines, Inc.... »

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    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Top European Union official Donald Tusk says his appearance in court in a case relating to the 2010 plane crash that killed Poland's president and 95 others is about "important matters." Families of some of the victims have sued officials in the government of the time, saying ...
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    HARRISON TOWNSHIP – Troopers from the Bowling Green Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating a plane crash that occurred on the runway of Henry County Airport. Troopers were dispatched to the airport at 4:59 p.m. Saturday to the airport at 10646 County Road O.
  • Minor injuries in plane crash in Napoleon
    An airplane crashed Saturday at the Henry County Airport, causing minor injuries to a passenger. The Bowling Green Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol reported that after taking flight from and then returning to the Henry County Airport, 10646 Henry County Road O, Napoleon, a Taylorcraft BC12-65 ...
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    One person was killed in a plane crash at the Collegedale municipal airport Friday evening.
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    Concerned residents phoned SES to report a plane crash in Warburton, however the streaking light is believed to be a meteor. Locals reported seeing a bright object falling from the skies about 9.30pm. Several people called it in to SES Warbuton as a plane crash. However, it's believed the streaking ...
  • Warburton 'meteor' mistaken as plane crash
    Several people called it in to SES Warbuton as a plane crash. However, it's believed the streaking light may have been be a meteor. Did you see the meteor? Let us know on Facebook or news@heraldsun.com.au. Witness Heath wrote on Facebook: “I just saw the biggest shooting star/meteorite/satellite ...
  • World's First Peace Corp volunteers to Die in Service Honored in Bolivar
    They died together in a plane crash on April 26th, 56 years ago. David, son of a pharmacist, started serving in 1961. His sister Nancy Crozier Brown said she tries to look at the positive outcomes of this incident. "God has a way of making good things happen from bad things," said Brown, "seemingly bad ...
  • Guterres hails predecessor Dag Hammarskjöld as 'my reference and my inspiration'
    Delivering the annual Dag Hammarskjöld Lecture in Uppsala, Sweden, the childhood home of the second UN Secretary-General, Mr. Guterres said Mr. Hammarskjöld made the “supreme sacrifice” in September 1961, when he died in a plane crash in what is now Zambia, while trying to negotiate a ...

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    about 18 hours ago
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    about 18 hours ago
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