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Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Srinagar

Monday, August 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Srinagar

Air India flight AI-822 had to return and make an emergency landing in Srinagar, India, on August 26th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Jammu, India, but had to turn back after the crew reported that they had not received a locked indication for the gear. The plane landed back safely. All one... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport

Monday, May 1, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing at Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, Florida, on April 28th. The plane was flying from Belize to Tampa, Florida, when the pilot declared an emergency reporting that the left main gear wheel was missing. The plane landed safely. Chief Operating Officer of the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, Mark Stuckey, said,... »

Flybe Plane Crash-Lands at Amsterdam Airport; No Injuries Reported

Saturday, February 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Flybe Plane Crash-Lands at Amsterdam Airport; No Injuries Reported

Flybe flight BE-1284 crash-landed at Amsterdam Airport, Netherlands, on February 23rd. The plane was coming from Edinburgh, Scotland, when its right main gear collapsed during landing. There were 59 people aboard at the time; all of them remained safe. The aircraft suffered significant damage. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

Monday, February 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-3079 had to return and make an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on February 18th. The plane took off for Salt Lake City, Utah, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew failed to retract landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. The... »

Wings Abadi Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia due to Rain

Tuesday, December 27, 2016
By George Hatcher
Wings Abadi Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia due to Rain

Wings Abadi flight IW-1896 veered off the runway at Achmad Yani International Airport, Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia, on December 25th. The Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A flying from Bandung landed safely on the runway but veered off and came to a stop with its right main gear collapsed. The aircraft received substantial damage. No... »

TAROM Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Romania

Sunday, October 16, 2016
By George Hatcher
TAROM Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Romania

TAROM Airlines flight RO-637 had to return and make an emergency landing in Otopeni, Romania, on October 13th. The plane took off for Satu Mare, Romania, but had to return shortly afterwards after its gear failed to fully retract. The plane landed safely. All 33 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Malaysia Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Malaysia

Thursday, September 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
Malaysia Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Malaysia

Malaysia Airlines flight MH-2665 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Kuching, Malaysia, on September 20th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Tawau to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was diverted after the crew received an abnormal gear indication. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Air Wisconsin Plane Returns to Manchester due to Gear Issue

Thursday, July 21, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Wisconsin Plane Returns to Manchester due to Gear Issue

Air Wisconsin flight ZW-4047/AA-4047 had to return and make an emergency landing at Manchester Airport, Manchester, UK, on July 19th. The Canadair CRJ-200 en-route to Pennsylvania had to return due to a gear issue. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Azul Brazilian Airlines Plane Returns to Sao Paulo

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
By George Hatcher

Azul Brazilian Airlines flight AD-5176 had to return and make an emergency landing in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on May 25th. The plane took off for Tras Lagoas, Brazil, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported strange noises during gear retraction. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Jetairfly Plane Returns to Brussels due to Gear Problem

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
By George Hatcher
Jetairfly Plane Returns to Brussels due to Gear Problem

Jetairfly flight TB-705 had to return and make an emergency landing at Brussels Airport, Brussels, Belgium, on May 1st. The Boeing 787-800, en-route to Cancun, Mexico, had to return shortly after the crew reported some problem with its gear. It later turned out that there was a flap retraction issue. The plane landed uneventfully.... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • One Person Dead Following Plane Crash in SW Miami-Dade
    Police say one person is dead following a plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade.
  • Plane Crashes After Declaring Mid-Air Emergency Near Miami Executive Airport
    MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Authorities haven't confirmed whether the pilot of a small plane that crashed near Miami Executive Airport Sunday survived. plane crash Plane Crashes After Declaring Mid Air Emergency Near Miami Executive Airport. Emergency crews respond to a plane crash outside of Miami ...
  • One dead in plane crash near Miami Executive Airport
    One person died in a plane crash Sunday afternoon in Southwest Miami-Dade, Miami-Dade police said. An FAA statement said the pilot was the only person on the plane: “A Piper PA 60 aircraft crashed approximately one and a half miles west of the Miami Executive Airport today at 2:50pm. The pilot ...
  • 50th Anniversary of Otis Redding's death, crash in Lake Monona
    MADISON (WKOW) -- Musical historians say the story of soul music legend Otis Redding is a tragic one. Ironically, Redding didn't reach the height of his fame until after his death in a small plane crash outside of Madison, 50 years ago today. Archival information says it's unclear what went wrong during ...
  • One Person Dead Following Plane Crash in SW Miami-Dade
    Miami-Dade Police said one person is dead following a small plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade. Rescue crews rushed to the site of a downed plane Southwest Miami-Dade County Sunday afternoon. The incident happened in the area of Southwest 121st Street and Southwest 157th Avenue.
  • Plane remains submerged after bodies recovered from Lake Harney crash site
    SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - The bodies of a pilot and two trainees were recovered Saturday evening from a plane that crashed into Lake Harney Friday, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. Related Headlines. Plane crash in Lake Harney. Bodies recovered in Lake Harney plane crash, ...
  • Inspector on plane crash off Sussex coast
    Inspector on plane crash off Sussex coast. Mar 30, 1:40 PM. 0:001:00. See more options Embed Code. Facebook twitter Google+ · Playlist Embed. You need to be logged in to post a comment ...
  • 2 dead after plane crashes into home and bursts into flames
    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — A single-engine plane with four people aboard crashed into a Clairemont home and burst into flames Saturday, killing two passengers and destroying the house, authorities said. The accident occurred about 4:35 p.m. when the Beech B36 Bonanza crash-landed in the baseball field ...
  • The Crown Recap: School Days
    But to his eye, Charles is growing up in the middle of ruinous luxury and he's spoiled by overindulgence. After all, Charles has parents! His sister didn't die in a horrible plane crash! He needs toughening up. The sad irony is that far from overindulgence, Charles is most in need of a parent to hug […]
  • Small plane plummets into San Diego house, killing two
    Two people were killed when a small plane crashed Saturday into a house in San Diego, authorities said. The crash occurred shortly before 5 p.m. in the city's Clairemont neighborhood, a few miles north of downtown, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. Two of the four people aboard ...

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    about 5 hours ago
  • Bus Crash in Philippines Leaves 2 Dead, 26 Injured https://t.co/1N13kUH4Yd
    about 7 hours ago
  • 2 Killed, 2 Injured After Small Plane Crashes in San Diego https://t.co/h2efRVETMw
    about 7 hours ago
  • Lufthansa Flight Returns to Munich due to Battery Issue https://t.co/OAEzvfyYIF
    about 8 hours ago
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Diverts to Porto Santo Island https://t.co/qiTnOr4hMY
    about 8 hours ago