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Ethiopian Airlines Plane Diverts to Ireland due to Engine Shut Down

Saturday, October 24, 2015
By George Hatcher
Ethiopian Airlines Plane Diverts to Ireland due to Engine Shut Down

Ethiopian Airlines flight ETH-500 had to make an emergency landing at Dublin Airport, Ireland, on the morning of October 23. The Boeing 787-800 flying from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to Washington DC, had to divert due to an engine problem. The crew decided to shut down an engine mid-air. The plane landed safely after dumping... »

Delta Airlines Plane Returns to Amsterdam after Engine Shut Down

Friday, September 25, 2015
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Plane Returns to Amsterdam after Engine Shut Down

Delta Airline flight DL-73 had to return to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Netherlands, on September 22. The Boeing 747-400, en-route to Atlanta, Georgia, had to make an emergency landing when the crew had to shut an engine down due to low oil pressure. The plane returned safely after dumping fuel. No injuries were reported. Download... »

Atlas Dreamliner Emergency Landing at Paine Field

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
By George Hatcher
Atlas Dreamliner Emergency Landing at Paine Field

photographer Bill Shemley The Atlas Air Boeing 747 en route from Everett to Japan had taken off when the hydraulics failed. When the nose gear doors failed, pilots did a fly by and returned to the airport. The 747 is retrofitted to carry Dreamliner parts, and dubbed a “dreamlifter.” The flight departed from Paine... »

Boeing Diverts to Shannon

Saturday, February 9, 2013
By George Hatcher

On Feb 8 2013, a United Boeing 777 was en route from London to Los Angeles when pilots reported that there was smoke the cockpit. Pilots dumped fuel and diverted to Shannon airport in Ireland. None of the 182 passengers or ten crew was injured. They landed with emergency services on standby. I wasn’t... »

Fed Ex Plane Lands with Tire Missing

Sunday, September 30, 2012
By George Hatcher

What: FedEx ATR-42-300 en route from Minneapolis/St Paul to Duluth Where: Duluth When: Sept 29, 2012 Who: crew Why: A Fed Ex flight landed safely at Duluth International Airport on one tire. The flight circled the airport for an hour before making a safe landing minus a tire. The tire went missing somewhere en... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Disaster Drill Held At Nashville International Airport
    A plane crash and explosions at Nashville International Airport were all part of a safety drill. First responders rushed to the scene of a mock plane crash to locate and help victims on Saturday. Over 100 volunteers were on hand to act as victims and their family members, and 40 different local agencies ...
  • Hendrick Motorsports drivers worried? Think again
    In 2004, hours after a plane crash took the lives of 10, including four members of the Hendrick family, Jimmie Johnson earned the win. In all, Hendrick Motorsports has earned 24 wins at NASCAR's oldest facility, many of those wins propelling its drivers to championships or stopping frustrating losing ...
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    Canada. Plane crash that killed MP Jean Lapierre caused by an unstable landing · TSB animation shows what led to plane crash that killed Jean Lapierre, 6 others · 02:44 ...
  • Pilot who blamed crash on prosthetic leg gets weeks in jail
    SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man with a prosthetic leg who crashed a plane after authorities repeatedly warned him not to fly has been sentenced to two weeks in jail. Robert Gray Jr. pleaded guilty in December to flying without a license. The Virginian-Pilots reports that the U.S. Department of ...
  • Pilot Who Blamed Crash on Prosthetic Leg Gets Weeks in Jail
    Pilot Who Blamed Crash on Prosthetic Leg Gets Weeks in Jail. An unlicensed pilot who blamed his plane crash on his prosthetic leg has been sentenced to two weeks in jail. March 24, 2018, at 4:22 p.m.. Pilot Who Blamed Crash on Prosthetic Leg Gets Weeks in Jail. Share. ×. Share on Facebook.
  • US-Bangla Air: Crash survivor to be flown to Singapore
    His son, cousin and other family members told doctors that they want to move him to Singapore. “A medical board formed for the plane crash survivors found his right leg severely infected. The leg may need to be amputated,” Samanta Lal Sen, chief of the 14-member board, told reporters at a briefing at ...
  • Seven Fast Facts: K Cairo Santos
    Not surprisingly, Santos won the AFC Special Teams Player of the Month. Honoring His Father Airplane tragedies play a somber role in Santos' life on and off the field. His father, Cairo Sr., was a pilot for Brazilian airline Varig. In 2013 his dad died in a stunt plane crash. "I used to talk to […]
  • VIDEO: This pilot's plane engine stopped mid air; here's how he handled the crisis
    At an altitude of 2,500 metres, there was little Barber could do to prevent the crash. A video of the incident was posted on the Internet, where one can easily see the engine stopping. 0. Shares. Share. By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Published: March 24, 2018 8:35 pm. plane crash, plane crash video, ...
  • FBI agent dies from brain cancer linked to 9/11 attack on Pentagon
    ... response team in Washington, Morrow spent 10 weeks recovering and processing evidence from the Pentagon crash site despite the hazardous conditions. She was also a first responder to a six-alarm warehouse fire in Alexandria, Va. The building held evidence from the plane crash at the Pentagon, ...


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