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American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Manchester

Sunday, April 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Manchester

American Airlines flight AA-211 had to return and make an emergency landing in Manchester, England, on April 28th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, but had to turn back due to a ‘maintenance issue’. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Costa Rica

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Costa Rica

United Airlines flight UA-1516 had to return and make an emergency landing in Liberia, Costa Rica, on April 24th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Houston, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a ‘maintenance issue’. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Diverts to Jacksonville International Airport

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Diverts to Jacksonville International Airport

An American Airlines flight had to divert and make an emergency landing at Jacksonville International Airport, Florida, on March 14th. The Boeing 737 plane heading from Miami, Florida, to Chicago, Illinois, was diverted after a passenger spilled soda on an electronic device. The plane landed safely. All 149 passengers and 6 crew members aboard... »

Allegiant Air Plane Rejects Take Off from St. Petersburg, FL

Monday, March 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Allegiant Air Plane Rejects Take Off from St. Petersburg, FL

Allegiant Air flight G4-890 had to reject take off from St. Petersburg, Florida, on March 4th. The plane was accelerating to take off for Fort Wayne, Indiana, when the crew rejected take off due to a maintenance issue. All passengers and crew members remained safe. The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers.... »

American Airlines Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport

American Airlines flight AA-57 had to return and make an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport in London, United Kingdom, on May 3rd. The plane took off for Miami, Florida, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a maintenance issue related to water pressure. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unhurt. Download article... »

Four Killed after Indonesian Air Force Plane Crashed into House in East Java

Thursday, February 11, 2016
By George Hatcher

An Indonesian air force plane crashed into a house near near Abdul Rahman Saleh air force base in Malang, East Java, Indonesia, on February 10. Authorities said the plane went down during a routine testing flight after undergoing maintenance. There were two people aboard the plane, including the pilot Major Ivy Safatillah, and a... »

Brussels Bound Delta Airlines Plane Rejects Take-off due to Engine Problem

Saturday, November 7, 2015
By George Hatcher
Brussels Bound Delta Airlines Plane Rejects Take-off due to Engine Problem

Delta Airlines flight DL-42 rejected takeoff at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on November 2. The Boeing 767-300, en-route to Brussels, Belgium, had to abort taking off due to maintenance issue with its engine. The plane returned to the terminal uneventfully. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Allegiant Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Utah

Thursday, September 10, 2015
By George Hatcher
Allegiant Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Utah

Allegiant Air flight 487 had to make an emergency landing in St. George, Utah, on September 7. According to the airline, the plane, heading from Bismarck, North Dakota, to Las Vegas, Nevada, had to be diverted due to a “possible maintenance issue”. The plane landed uneventfully. All 141 passengers and 6 crew members remained... »

Air Canada Plane Returns to Canada due to Maintenance Issue

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Plane Returns to Canada due to Maintenance Issue

Air Canada flight 8993 returned and made an emergency landing at St. John’s International Airport, Canada, on the morning of September 8. The Jazz Aviation operated flight, heading towards Halifax, had to return in emergency due to a maintenance issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All 74 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Allegiant Air Plane Diverts to Orlando Sanford International Airport

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
By George Hatcher
Allegiant Air Plane Diverts to Orlando Sanford International Airport

An Allegiant Air plane had to make an emergency landing at Orlando Sanford International Airport, Florida, on July 20. The plane took off from Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport, Florida and was en-route to Memphis, Tennessee when a maintenance issue prompted the pilot to declare emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The... »

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