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American Airlines Flight Diverts to Little Rock due to Mechanical Issues

Thursday, September 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Diverts to Little Rock due to Mechanical Issues

American Airlines flight 5473 made an emergency landing in Little Rock, Arkansas, on September 25th. The plane heading from Dayton, Ohio, to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, was diverted due to mechanical issues. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Diverts to Reno due to Mechanical Indication

Thursday, September 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Diverts to Reno due to Mechanical Indication

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-4564 diverted to Reno, Nevada, on September 11th. The plane heading from Boise, Idaho, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted due to a mechanical indication. The plane landed safely. All seventy-three people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lansing

Sunday, August 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lansing

SkyWest Airlines flight 4896 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Capital Region International Airport in Lansing, Michigan, on August 18th. The plane heading from Detroit to Kalamazoo, Michigan, was diverted after the crew noticed a mechanical issue. The plane landed safely. All forty-six passengers and three crew members aboard remained unharmed.... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Newark

Thursday, August 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Newark

A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Newark, New Jersey, on August 8th. The plane heading from Chicago, Illinois, to Paris, France, was diverted due to a mechanical issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Tour Helicopter Crashes in California; 3 Injured

Sunday, May 7, 2017
By George Hatcher

A tour helicopter made a crash landing, hit 2 vans, and caught fire in the parking area of Santa Barbara Municipal Golf Club in California, in the afternoon of May 5th. The four-seater Robinson R-44 was returning to the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport after a tour, when it developed a mechanical problem. All three... »

Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Spokane International Airport

Monday, May 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Spokane International Airport

An Air Canada flight made an emergency landing at Spokane International Airport, Washington, on April 30th. The plane heading from Seattle, Washington, to Toronto, Canada, was diverted after the crew noticed a potential mechanical problem. The plane landed safely. No Injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

United Airlines flight UA-1721 had to return and make an emergency landing in San Francisco, California, on April 16th. The Boeing 737-900 plane heading to Kona, Hawaii, had to turn back due to a mechanical issue. The plane landed back safely. All 183 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Hawaiian Airlines Flight Returns to San Jose due to Mechanical Issue

Thursday, March 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Hawaiian Airlines Flight Returns to San Jose due to Mechanical Issue

Hawaiian Airlines flight HA-43 had to return and make an emergency landing in San Jose, California, on March 7th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Honolulu, Hawaii, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a mechanical issue. The plane landed back safely. All 241 passengers and 11 crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Qantas Airways Flight Diverts to Singapore due to Engine Issues

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Qantas Airways Flight Diverts to Singapore due to Engine Issues

Qantas Airways flight QF-10 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Singapore, on February 6th. The Airbus A380-800 plane heading from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to Melbourne, Australia, was diverted due to a mechanical problem with one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Louisville

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Louisville

American Airlines flight AA-1251 had to return and make an emergency landing in Louisville, Kentucky, on January 30th. The plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a possible mechanical problem. The plane landed safely. All 119 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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