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TUI fly Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Malmo, Sweden

Sunday, April 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
TUI fly Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Malmo, Sweden

TUI fly flight 6B-271 had to return and make an emergency landing in Malmo, Sweden, on April 14th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Las Palmas, Spain, but had to return shortly afterwards after the tower reported seeing a leak or smoke trailing it. The plane landed back safely. All 175 people aboard... »

KLM Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Atlanta

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Atlanta

KLM flight KL-624 had to return and make an emergency landing in Atlanta, Georgia, on January 8th. The plane took off for Amsterdam, Netherlands, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew detected a water leak into the avionics. The plane landed back uneventfully. All 325 people aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Athens

Sunday, October 2, 2016
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Athens

United Airlines flight UA-125 made an emergency landing in Athens, Greece, on September 30th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to return shortly afterwards after the passengers noticed fluid leaking from the left hand wing. The plane landed safely. All 209 passengers and 11 crew members remained unhurt.... »

AtlasGlobal Plane Returns to Turkey due to Fuel Leakage

Thursday, August 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
AtlasGlobal Plane Returns to Turkey due to Fuel Leakage

AtlasGlobal flight 8Q-807 had to return and make a precautionary landing at Antalya Airport, Antalya, Turkey, on August 14th. The Airbus A321-200 en-route to Paderborn, Germany, had to return shortly after the crew was informed that there was fluid leaking out of one of its wings. The plane landed safely. All people onboard remained... »

Air Cairo Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cairo

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Cairo Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cairo

Air Cairo flight SM-451 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Cairo, Egypt, on August 1. The Airbus A320-200 plane en-route from Alexandria, Egypt, to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, was diverted after the crew noticed a leak in one of the main cabin doors. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 111 people aboard... »

Solitaire Air Flight Returns to Amman due to Leaking Door

Monday, July 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
Solitaire Air Flight Returns to Amman due to Leaking Door

Solitaire Air flight FJR-200 had to return and make an emergency landing in Amman, Jordan, on July 15th. The plane took off for Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported a leaking door. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Charles de Gaulle Airport

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Charles de Gaulle Airport

Air France flight AF-990 made an emergency landing at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, on May 28th. The Airbus A380-800 plane, en-route to Johannesburg, South Africa, had to turn back after the crew reported a possible engine oil leak. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Aeroflot Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Russia

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
By George Hatcher
Aeroflot Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Russia

Aeroflot flight SU-2342 made an emergency landing in Kaliningrad, Russia, on May 22nd. The Airbus A320-200, heading from Moscow, Russia, to Hanover, Germany, was diverted after a passenger observed fuel leaking from a wing. The plane landed safely. There were 154 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unhurt. The airline arranged... »

Water Leak Floods the Aisles; Qantas Flight Returns to LAX

Friday, July 4, 2014
By George Hatcher
Water Leak Floods the Aisles; Qantas Flight Returns to LAX

Qantas Airways Flight 94 had to return and make an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport due to a water pipe leak, on July 2. The Airbus A380 was en route from Los Angeles to Melbourne, Australia and was cruising at an altitude of about 31,000 feet when it sprung a leak, making... »

Delta Jet Returned to Jamaica for Emergency Landing

Thursday, July 3, 2014
By George Hatcher
Delta Jet Returned to Jamaica for Emergency Landing

A Delta Airlines flight bound for Atlanta had to return and make an emergency landing at Kingston airport in Jamaica, shortly after it took off on June 30. According to Delta spokesman Morgan Durrant the decision to make an emergency landing was made after a pneumatic leak was discovered in the engine 2 of... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Iran Plane Crash: Passenger plane goes down in southern Iran
    Bad weather and tough terrain are hampering search efforts for an Iranian airliner that crashed on Sunday. The Aseman Airlines flight was flying from Tehran ...
  • Iranian Rescue Teams Reach the Site of the Plane Crash That Likely Killed All 65 People on Board
    (TEHRAN, Iran) — Iran's Press TV is reporting that search and rescue teams have reached the site of the plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board.The Aseman Airlines ATR-72, a twin-engine turboprop used for short-distance regional flying, went down on Sunday in foggy weather, ...
  • Iranian rescue teams find site, wreckage from plane crash
    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. An Iranian commercial plane crashed Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, and officials said ...
  • Aseman Airlines plane crash kills 66 in central Iran
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has ordered an investigation into a plane crash that killed 66 people. The Aseman Airlines jet disappeared from radar 50 minu...
  • Bad weather hampering Iran plane crash search teams
    Poor conditions are hindering crews searching for the wreckage of an Iranian passenger plane, which went down near the town of Semirom shortly after taking o...
  • Bad weather hampering Iran plane crash search teams
    Poor conditions are hindering crews searching for the wreckage of an Iranian passenger plane, which went down shortly after taking off from Tehran. All on board are feared dead. Joel Labi reports.
  • Iran plane crash: Agonising wait continues for relatives
    Relatives of 66 people who were on board a plane that crashed in Iran are desperately waiting for any news, as a search operation is set to resume. The Aseman Airlines passenger plane came down in the Zagros mountains on Sunday, and all those on board are feared to have been killed. Heavy wind ...
  • All 65 aboard plane feared dead in crash in southern Iran
    TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian search and rescue teams on Monday reached the site of a plane crash the previous day that authorities say killed all 65 people on board, Iran's Press TV reported. The Aseman Airlines ATR-72, a twin-engine turboprop used for short-distance regional flying, went down on ...
  • 65 People Feared Dead After Plane Crash In Iran
    State media reports an Aseman Airlines passenger plane crashed Sunday about an hour after takeoff and that all 65 people on board might be dead.
  • No survivors after Wyoming plane crash
    EVANSTON, Wyo. - The Federal Aviation Administration and NTSB are investigating after a small plane crashed near Evanston at 3:07pm on Sunday. There's no word as to how many people were on board at the time, but officials said there are no survivors. According to the Uinta County Wyoming ...

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  • (10 of 10) The crash site is about 16 miles west, northwest of the airport. The final radio contact prior to the c… https://t.co/vfcxme8KFW
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  • (9 of 10) Plane crashed on a mountain. The airport is in a valley. The charts https://t.co/oQHwWZOpte
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  • (8 of 10) Wikipedia already has a site up on the crash, but the crash will be under official investigation for a… https://t.co/DjSQVYhgSP
    about 12 hours ago
  • (7 of 10) A drone was sent over the mountain range to look for wreckage plus there were crews trying to reach the crash site on foot.
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  • (6 of 10) Weather hampered recovery efforts. Fog and a blizzard prevented local helicopter support. Aseman airline… https://t.co/FBdxVdN84N
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