Landing Gear

World Atlantic Airways Plane Suffers Gear Collapse at Alexandria International Airport

Sunday, April 22, 2018
By George Hatcher

World Atlantic Airways flight RPN-807 suffered a gear collapse after landing at Alexandria International Airport, Louisiana, on April 20th. The incident happened when the plane was coming from Chicago, Illinois. The plane became disabled on the runway. All one hundred and one people aboard remained unharmed. The plane was operating on behalf of Immigration... »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Jaipur

Monday, April 9, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Jaipur

Air India flight AI-476 made an emergency landing in Jaipur, India, on April 7th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from Jodhpur to Delhi, India, was diverted after the crew received indication of a landing gear issue. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and fifty-eight people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Mega Airlines Plane Suffers Left Main Gear Collapse

Thursday, April 5, 2018
By George Hatcher

A Mega Airlines plane’s left main gear collapsed on landing at Wau Airport, South Sudan, on April 5th. The incident happened when the plane was performing a cargo flight from Kuajok, South Sudan. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Aeroflot Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Moscow

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
By George Hatcher
Aeroflot Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Moscow

Aeroflot flight SU-22 had to return and make an emergency landing in Moscow, Russia, on March 25th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Saint Petersburg, Russia, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

U.S. Air Force Plane Makes Emergency Landing in San Antonio

Saturday, March 17, 2018
By George Hatcher

A U.S. Air Force jet made an emergency landing at Joint Base San Antonio – Lackland, Texas, on March 15th. The C-5M Super Galaxy cargo plane was returning from a training mission when the crew declared an emergency due to a landing gear malfunction. The plane landed on its nose. All eleven people aboard... »

Lufthansa CityLine Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Germany

Thursday, March 15, 2018
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa CityLine Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Germany

Lufthansa CityLine flight LH-145 had to return and make an emergency landing in Nuremberg, Germany, on March 14th. The plane took off for Frankfurt, Germany, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a landing gear problem. The plane landed back safely. All seventy-one passengers and four crew members remained safe. Download article as... »

Qeshm Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Iran

Sunday, February 18, 2018
By George Hatcher
Qeshm Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Iran

Qeshm Air flight QB-1202 made an emergency landing in Mashhad, Iran, on February 16th. The plane flying from Tehran, Iran, was on final approach to Mashhad when the crew failed to fully deploy the landing gear. The plane subsequently performed a partial gear up landing. All one hundred and four people aboard remained unharmed.... »

Scandinavian Airlines Plane Returns to Shannon Airport due to Landing Gear Problem

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Scandinavian Airlines Plane Returns to Shannon Airport due to Landing Gear Problem

Scandinavian Airlines flight SK-9113 had to return and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on February 12th. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Ostrava, Czech Republic, but had to turn back due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Gear Problem

Tuesday, January 9, 2018
By George Hatcher
British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Gear Problem

British Airways flight BA-446 had to make an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on January 8th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Heathrow Airport, England, was on final approach to Amsterdam when the crew reported a gear problem and went around. The plane subsequently landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Iran Aseman Airlines Flight Returns to Tehran due to Landing Gear Problem

Thursday, January 4, 2018
By George Hatcher
Iran Aseman Airlines Flight Returns to Tehran due to Landing Gear Problem

Iran Aseman Airlines flight EP-3710 had to return and make an emergency landing at Mehrabad International Airport in Tehran, Iran, on January 2nd. The Boeing 737-400 plane took off for Ardabil, Iran, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed safely. All one hundred... »

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  • Kathmandu Plane Crash: Questions over Nepal's probe https://t.co/1i2gcTVjYa via @dailystarnews
    about 16 hours ago
  • Report pegs pilot error for nearly 75 percent of Idaho plane crashes https://t.co/LJQ6N8zOp9
    about 16 hours ago
  • Dragon Boat Accident in China Leaves 17 Dead https://t.co/tvvHWpIQAd
    about 18 hours ago
  • Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cabin Pressure Problems https://t.co/r5Ky5BMaSn
    about 18 hours ago
  • World Atlantic Airways Plane Suffers Gear Collapse at Alexandria International Airport https://t.co/u97OX93CSX
    about 18 hours ago