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British Airways Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport due to Electrical Odor

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
British Airways Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport due to Electrical Odor

British Airways flight BA-123 had to return and make an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, United Kingdom, on February 12th. The Boeing 777-200 plane took off for Doha, Qatar, but had to turn back after the crew reported an electrical odor onboard. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

Thursday, January 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

American Airlines flight AA-64 made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on January 23rd. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Zurich, Switzerland, but had to turn back due to an electrical issue. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Diverts to Chile due to Electrical Problems

Wednesday, December 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Diverts to Chile due to Electrical Problems

United Airlines flight UA-818 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Santiago, Chile, on December 25th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Buenos Aires, Argentina, to Houston, Texas, was diverted due to electrical problems. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Condor Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Gander

Saturday, December 3, 2016
By George Hatcher
Condor Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Gander

Condor Airlines flight DE-2199 made an emergency landing in Gander, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on November 28th. The Boeing 767-300 plane was flying from Varadero, Cuba, to Frankfurt, Germany, when the crew declared an emergency due to electrical issues. The plane landed safely. There were 275 people aboard at the time; all of them... »

United Airlines Flight Diverts to Costa Rica

Saturday, November 26, 2016
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Diverts to Costa Rica

United Airlines flight UA-846 had to divert for an emergency landing in San Jose, Costa Rica, on November 25th. The plane heading from Santiago, Chile, to Houston, Texas, was diverted due to electrical problems. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Portland

Friday, October 14, 2016
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Portland

United Airlines flight UA-789 had to return and make an emergency landing at Portland International Airport, Oregon, on October 13th. The Boeing 737-900 plane took off for Denver, Colorado, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an electrical smell onboard. The plane landed safely. There were 177 people aboard at the time; all... »

AA Flight Diverts to Kansas City due to Electrical Issues

Thursday, August 11, 2016
By George Hatcher
AA Flight Diverts to Kansas City due to Electrical Issues

American Airlines flight AA-1507 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Kansas City, Missouri, on August 8th. The plane heading from O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, to Tucson, Arizona, was diverted due to electrical issues. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 130 people aboard at the time; all of them remained... »

Air New Zealand Plane Returns to Auckland after Burning Odour

Sunday, July 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air New Zealand Plane Returns to Auckland after Burning Odour

Air New Zealand flight NZ-103 had to return and make an emergency landing at Auckland Airport, New Zealand, on July 16th. The Boeing 787-900 en-route to Sydney, Australia had to return due to an electrical burning odour aboard. The plane landed safely. The passengers were rebooked in other flights. Download article as PDF »

Air Berlin Plane Diverts to Kuwait due to Electronic Problems

Monday, April 25, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Berlin Plane Diverts to Kuwait due to Electronic Problems

Air Berlin flight AB-7495 made an emergency landing in Kuwait, on April 20th. The plane, heading from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, to Berlin, Germany, had to be diverted due to electronic problems. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Lightning Strike

Monday, April 11, 2016
By George Hatcher
Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Lightning Strike

Finnair flight AY-165 had to return and make an emergency landing in Helsinki, Finland, on April 8th. The plane took off for to Saint Petersburg, Russia, but had to turn back after a lightning strike caused some electrical problems. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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