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UTAir Flight Rejects Takeoff from Saint Petersburg, Russia

Sunday, June 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
UTAir Flight Rejects Takeoff from Saint Petersburg, Russia

UTAir flight UT-360 had to reject takeoff from Saint Petersburg, Russia, on June 10th. The Boeing 737-500 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Vnukovo International Airport, Russia, when the crew rejected takeoff due to an indication of a system failure. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Costa Rica

Thursday, June 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Costa Rica

American Airlines flight AA-986 made an emergency landing in San Jose, Costa Rica, on June 6th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, was on final approach to San Jose when the crew received an unsafe gear indication and went around. The crew subsequently performed a manual gear extension and... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Diverts to Modesto, CA due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Thursday, April 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Diverts to Modesto, CA due to Cargo Smoke Indication

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-3391 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Modesto, California, on April 9th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane heading from Sacramento to San Diego, California, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. There were 55 passengers and 4 crew members aboard at the time; all... »

Qantas Airways Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Melbourne

Sunday, April 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Qantas Airways Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Melbourne

Qantas Airways flight QF-495 made an emergency landing in Melbourne, Australia, on April 7th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Sydney, Australia, was on approach to Melbourne when the crew reported an unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brazil

Saturday, April 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brazil

American Airlines flight AA-991 made an emergency landing in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on April 6th. The Boeing 767-300 plane flying from Miami, Florida, was on final approach to Belo Horizonte when the crew declared an emergency due to an unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Cathay Dragon Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Thursday, March 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cathay Dragon Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Cathay Dragon flight KA-622 had to return for an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on March 28th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Hangzhou, China, but had to turn back due to an aft cargo smoke indication. The plane landed back uneventfully. All 219 passengers aboard remained safe. The airline arranged a... »

PSA Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dayton, Ohio

Monday, March 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
PSA Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dayton, Ohio

PSA Airlines flight AA-5390 had to return for an emergency landing in Dayton, Ohio, on March 23rd. The Canadair CRJ-200 plane took off for Charlotte, North Carolina, but had to turn back after the crew received a smoke detector indication. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 52 people aboard at the time; all of... »

Lufthansa Plane Diverts to Munich due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Plane Diverts to Munich due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Lufthansa flight LH-758 made an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on March 6th. The Airbus A340-300 plane en-route from Frankfurt, Germany, to Chennai, India, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed uneventfully. All 162 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

AeroLogic Airlines Plane Returns to Germany due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Monday, March 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
AeroLogic Airlines Plane Returns to Germany due to Cargo Smoke Indication

AeroLogic Airlines flight 3S-514 had to return and make an emergency landing in Leipzig, Germany, on March 4th. The Boeing 777-200 freighter plane took off for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Aeropostal Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Venezuela

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aeropostal Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Venezuela

Aeropostal Airlines flight VH-150 made an emergency landing in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, on February 27th. The plane flying from Caracas, Venezuela, was on approach to Barquisimeto when the crew received an engine fire indication. The plane continued for a safe landing. The passengers were evacuated via slides. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

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