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Saudi Arabian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Jeddah; 53 Injured

Thursday, May 24, 2018
By George Hatcher
Saudi Arabian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Jeddah; 53 Injured

Saudi Arabian Airlines flight SV-3818 made an emergency landing in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on May 21st. The plane heading from Medina, Saudi Arabia, to Dhaka, Bangladesh, was diverted due to a hydraulic failure. On approach to Jeddah, the crew received an unsafe gear indication and entered a hold. The plane subsequently landed without nose... »

Passenger Plane Crashes in Cuba; Over 100 Dead

Saturday, May 19, 2018
By George Hatcher
Passenger Plane Crashes in Cuba; Over 100 Dead

A Boeing 737-200 plane, performing flight CU-972 on behalf of Cubana de Aviacion, crashed in Havana, Cuba, on May 18th. The incident happened shortly after the plane took off from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana. There were one hundred and five passengers and six crew members aboard at the time. Authorities said only... »

Sichuan Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in China

Thursday, May 17, 2018
By George Hatcher
Sichuan Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in China

Sichuan Airlines flight 3U-8633 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Chengdu, China, on May 14th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading from Chongqing to Lhasa, China, was diverted after the right-hand windshield completely shattered, partially pulling the co-pilot out of the cockpit. The plane landed safely. The airline said the co-pilot received... »

Small Plane Crashes in Forsyth County, Georgia; 1 Killed, 2 Injured

Sunday, April 29, 2018
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Forsyth County, Georgia, on April 28th. The plane was carrying three people when it went down along Highway 369 near Browns Bridge Road and Waldrip Circle. One person was killed in the crash. Two others were injured and were taken to a hospital. Download article as PDF »

Two Injured After Small Plane Crashes in Oregon

Friday, April 27, 2018
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Hillsboro, Oregon, on April 26th. Gennaro Avolio, 88, and his passenger Gary Hagstrom, 73, were aboard the plane when it went down in an orchard. Both occupants of the plane were seriously injured. They were taken to a hospital in Portland, Oregon. Download article as PDF »

Southwest Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence Near Tampa

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
By George Hatcher
Southwest Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence Near Tampa

Southwest Airlines flight WN-4851 encountered severe turbulence near Tampa, Florida, on April 22nd. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Nashville, Tennessee, was descending toward Tampa. The plane continued for a safe landing. According to the FAA, two flight attendants were injured in the incident. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Memphis

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Memphis

United Airlines flight UA-3548 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 22nd. The plane heading from New Orleans, Louisiana, to Newark, New Jersey was diverted after it encountered turbulence that injured a flight attendant. The plane landed safely. Download article as PDF »

Air India Plane Encounters Turbulence; Three Injured

Sunday, April 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Encounters Turbulence; Three Injured

Air India flight AI-462 encountered severe turbulence on the way to Delhi, India, on April 19th. The Boeing 787-800 was flying from Amritsar, India, when it hit turbulence that injured three passengers. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were taken to a hospital. Download article as PDF »

Amsterdam-Bound KLM Flight Hits Turbulence; 4 Injured

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
By George Hatcher
Amsterdam-Bound KLM Flight Hits Turbulence; 4 Injured

KLM flight KL-622 encountered severe turbulence on the way to Amsterdam, Netherlands, on April 1st. The Boeing 777-200 plane was flying from Atlanta, Georgia, when it hit turbulence that injured two passengers and two crew members. The crew continued the flight to Amsterdam and requested medical assistance at the airport. Download article as PDF »

Rossiya Airlines Plane Runs Over Ground Worker’s Foot at Gatwick Airport

Friday, March 30, 2018
By George Hatcher
Rossiya Airlines Plane Runs Over Ground Worker’s Foot at Gatwick Airport

A Rossiya Airlines Airbus A319-100 plane ran over a ground worker’s foot during push back at Gatwick Airport, England, on March 28th. The incident happened when the flight FV-6620 was preparing to depart for Saint Petersburg, Russia. The ground worker was airlifted to a hospital with serious injuries. The plane returned to the gate... »

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    about 20 hours ago
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    about 20 hours ago
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    about 20 hours ago
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    about 20 hours ago
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