generator

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

Thursday, January 4, 2018
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

Delta Airlines flight DL-118 made an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on January 2nd. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Boston, Massachusetts, to Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, was diverted due to a generator failure. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and ninety-seven people aboard remained safe. Download... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Monday, November 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Norwegian Air Shuttle flight D8-5370 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on November 5th. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Alicante, Spain, to Copenhagen, Denmark, was diverted due to a generator failure. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

China Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Japan

Thursday, August 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
China Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Japan

China Airlines flight CI-113 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Fukuoka, Japan, on August 15th. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Hiroshima, Japan, to Taipei, Taiwan, was diverted due to problems with an engine generator. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and thirty-four people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Delta Airlines Plane Diverts to Nevada due to Generator Problem

Monday, July 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Plane Diverts to Nevada due to Generator Problem

Delta Airlines flight DL-1728 had to divert and make an emergency landing at McCarran International Airport, Las Vegas, Nevada, on July 8th. The McDonnell Douglas MD-90 flying from San Diego, California, to Minneapolis, Minnesota, had to divert due to some generator problem. The plane landed safely. All 158 people aboard remained safe. Download article... »

Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Diverts to Zurich due to Generator Problem

Thursday, June 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Diverts to Zurich due to Generator Problem

Swiss Global Air Lines flight LX-528 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on June 20th. The plane heading from Geneva, Switzerland, to Nice, France, was diverted after the crew noticed a generator problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and five passengers remained safe. Download article as PDF »

J-Air Flight Returns to Osaka International Airport

Thursday, June 30, 2016
By George Hatcher
J-Air Flight Returns to Osaka International Airport

J-Air flight JL-2301 had to return and make an emergency landing at Osaka International Airport, Japan, on June 28th. The plane took off for Matsuyama, Japan, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported failure of right hand generator. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 32 people aboard at the time; all... »

Birmingham-Bound American Airlines Plane Diverts to Canada

Wednesday, August 26, 2015
By George Hatcher
Birmingham-Bound American Airlines Plane Diverts to Canada

American Airlines flight AA130 made an emergency landing in Gander, Newfoundland, Canada, on August 24. It is believed that the plane was diverted after cabin lights went off due to generator malfunction. According to the airline, “American Airlines Flight 130 travelling from New York John F. Kennedy Airport to Birmingham International Airport, UK diverted... »

Malaysian Airlines Flight MH066 Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Monday, March 24, 2014
By George Hatcher
Malaysian Airlines Flight MH066 Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Malaysian Airlines flight MH066 had to make an emergency landing in Hong Kong after its main electrical power generator failed. The flight was on its way from from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul when the main generator of Airbus A330-300 stopped working. The plane, carrying 271 passengers, safely landed at the Hong Kong International Airport... »

Emergency Landing in Albuquerque

Saturday, January 12, 2013
By George Hatcher
Emergency Landing in Albuquerque

On Jan 11, 2013, Flight 1868, an American Airlines MD-80 en route from Las Vegas to Dallas was in the air when a problem developed in a plane generator. There were 150 passengers and 5 crew. The Captain told passengers that the backup generator failed, so they had to divert to Albuquerque International where... »

Emergency Landing in Multan Pakistan

Thursday, September 29, 2011
By George Hatcher

What: PIA Pakistan International Airlines Boeing 737-300 en route from Islamabad to Karachi Where: Multan Pakistan When: Sep 27th 2011 Who: 118 passengers Why: While en route, the one working generator failed. The captain announced to the passengers that they were having technical problems. The crew diverted to Multan and made a safe landing;... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Incorrect weight caused Sunshine Coast light plane crash, expert report rules
    Investigators have ruled the cause of a light plane crash on the Sunshine Coast last year was incorrect weight distribution, which increased the chance of a mid-air stall and destabilised the aircraft. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau released its crash report on Tuesday after the South ...
  • Questions remain over Vic DFO plane crash
    One year after a fatal light plane crash at a Melbourne shopping centre, the cause remains unknown and a fresh investigation has been launched. Updated Updated 2 hours ago. Five men were killed when a light plane plunged into a Melbourne shopping centre and a year later investigators are still ...
  • Rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    Time is ticking as Iranian rescue teams search the Zagros Mountains trying to locate the wreckage of a missing Aseman Airliner that crashed there on Sunday morning with 66 people on board. The missing plane was an ATR 72-500 twin-engine turboprop. It left the capital city of Tehran to Yasuj, ...
  • Iranian rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims The Associated Press. In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims weep in the village of Bideh, at the area that the plane crashed, southern Iran, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.
  • Iranian Plane Crash Site Found, All 65 on Board Reportedly Killed
    Search and rescue forces on Monday located the crash site of a plane in Iran where all passengers and crew were killed, according to Iran's Press TV. The Aseman Airlines ATR-72—a small, short-distance twin engine plane—had 65 people on board when it crashed into Mount Dena in southern Iran on ...
  • WY Plane Crash
    The plane crashed around 3 p.m. Sunday a mile north of Evanston. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the single-engine plane was a Socata TBM-700. Unita County sheriff's officials said Monday the plane is registered to William and Michelle Patterson and they are believed to ...
  • One dead in plane crash south of Carson City
    One person is confirmed dead in the crash of a twin-engined light passenger plane off of Hobo Hot Springs Road south of ...
  • Pilot in Longmont plane crash remains in serious condition
    An airplane lies on its roof along the runway at Vance Brand Municipal Airport in Longmont on Friday afternoon. (Lewis Geyer / Staff Photographer). The pilot of a small plane that crashed on Friday remains in serious condition and the flight instructor has since been released from the hospital, according ...
  • Ramaphosa sends condolences to Iran after plane crash
    "On behalf of the government and the people of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed a message of condolences to the government and the people of the Islamic Republic of Iran following the plane crash that occurred in the Zagros Mountain Range on ...
  • Rescuers reach plane crash site in Iran mountains
    A group of relatives of passengers of an Iran Aseman Airline flight gathers around a mosque at the Mehr-Abad airport in Tehran, Iran, on Sunday after reports that the plane had crashed. Photo by Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA-EFE. Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Rescue teams reached the snow-capped mountains of ...

Blogroll

  • Air Consumer.gov
  • AirCrashConsultants
  • Airfleets
  • Airliners.net
  • AOPA
  • Bird Strike Database
  • Bird Strike Database Query
  • EASA
  • FAA
  • Find A Pilot
  • Frixo
  • IATA
  • International Civil Aviation Organization
  • Montreal Convention MC99 English
  • Nasa
  • NOAA
  • NTSB
  • RITA
  • U.S. Office of Special Counsel
February 2018
M T W T F S S
« Jan    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728  
  • Nok Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue https://t.co/Ae7xMJ62gX
    about 21 mins ago
  • #aviationsafety All Nippon Airways' flight ANA/NH469 Tokyo/Haneda to Naha experienced a low oil pressure warning on… https://t.co/acruf2Xahz
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Cessna lost engine power and landed short of the runway at the Saipan International Airport. The ai… https://t.co/0skkiges4e
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Northwest of Minden–Tahoe Airport, a Piper crashed. The pilot suffered fatal injuries. A witness re… https://t.co/UTn7JSYC9l
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Fighter Wing Misawa, Japan experienced an engine fire just after takeoff from Misawa at 08:39 LT. T… https://t.co/EulNnuIcn5
    about 4 hours ago