Landing Gear

VivaAeroBus Flight Returns to Mexico City due to Landing Gear Issue

Saturday, August 18, 2018
By George Hatcher
VivaAeroBus Flight Returns to Mexico City due to Landing Gear Issue

VivaAeroBus flight VB-3490 had to return and make an emergency landing in Mexico City, Mexico, on August 16th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Puerto Escondido, Mexico, but had to turn back due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Lufthansa CityLine Flight Returns to Munich due to Landing Gear Issue

Friday, August 10, 2018
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa CityLine Flight Returns to Munich due to Landing Gear Issue

Lufthansa CityLine flight LH-2130 had to return and make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on August 8th. The plane took off for Dresden, Germany, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Iberia Flight Returns to Mexico City due to Landing Gear Problem

Saturday, July 21, 2018
By George Hatcher
Iberia Flight Returns to Mexico City due to Landing Gear Problem

Iberia flight IB-6402 had to return and make an emergency landing in Mexico City, Mexico, on July 18th. The Airbus A340-600 plane took off for Madrid, Spain, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Skywest Plane makes Emergency Landing in Kansas

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
By George Hatcher
Skywest Plane makes Emergency Landing in Kansas

Skywest Airlines flight OO-3623/ DL-3623 made an emergency landing at Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, Kansas, on July 15th. The Canadair CRJ-200 en route to Minnesota was climbing out when the crew declared an emergency after losing the hydraulic fluid in its landing gear. The plane landed safely. All 43 people aboard remained... »

Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dusseldorf

Saturday, July 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dusseldorf

Swiss International Air Lines flight LX-1024 made an emergency landing in Dusseldorf, Germany, on July 11th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Zurich, Switzerland, was on final approach to Dusseldorf when the crew reported an issue with gear extension and went around. The plane subsequently landed safely and was towed to the apron. Everyone... »

Ural Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Russia

Wednesday, July 4, 2018
By George Hatcher
Ural Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Russia

Ural Airlines flight U6-1126 made an emergency landing in Sochi, Russia, on July 2nd. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from Bodrum, Turkey, to Kazan, Russia, was diverted after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and ninety-nine passengers and seven crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

Monday, June 25, 2018
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

United Airlines flight UA-959 made an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on June 23rd. The Boeing 767-300 plane flying from Heathrow Airport, England, was on final approach to O’Hare International Airport when the crew reported a gear problem and went around. The plane subsequently landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

LOT Polish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Gear Problem

Friday, June 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
LOT Polish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Gear Problem

LOT Polish Airlines flight LO-781 made an emergency landing in Warsaw, Poland, on June 20th. The plane took off for Riga, Latvia, but had to turn back after the crew received indication of a gear problem. The plane landed back safely. All sixty-two people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dusseldorf

Friday, June 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dusseldorf

Air France flight AF-1107 made an emergency landing in Dusseldorf, Germany, on June 19th. The plane took off for Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, but had to turn back due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Jose

Sunday, June 10, 2018
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Jose

American Airlines flight AA-1019 made an emergency landing in San Jose, California, on June 8th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to turn back after the crew failed to fully retract the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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