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Transavia Flight Diverts to Vienna due to Medical Emergency

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
By George Hatcher
Transavia Flight Diverts to Vienna due to Medical Emergency

Transavia flight HV-163 made an emergency landing in Vienna, Austria, on May 13th. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Amsterdam, Netherlands, to Antalya, Turkey, was diverted after eight passengers became sick. The plane landed safely. Two of the sick passengers were taken to hospitals while the other six were treated at the airport. Download... »

China Eastern Airlines Flight Diverts to Alaska due to Medical Emergency

Monday, March 26, 2018
By George Hatcher
China Eastern Airlines Flight Diverts to Alaska due to Medical Emergency

China Eastern Airlines flight MU587 made an emergency landing at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, on March 23rd. The plane heading from Shanghai, China, to New York, was diverted after an elderly passenger suffered a medical emergency. The plane dumped 30 tons of fuel before landing safely in Anchorage. The patient... »

Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Iceland

Monday, March 26, 2018
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Iceland

A Turkish Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Keflavik International Airport, Iceland, on March 22nd. The plane heading from Istanbul, Turkey, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted after a passenger suffered a medical emergency. The plane landed safely. The patient was rushed to a hospital. Download article as PDF »

Jet2 Flight Diverts to Portugal due to Medical Emergency

Monday, February 19, 2018
By George Hatcher
Jet2 Flight Diverts to Portugal due to Medical Emergency

Jet2 flight LS-1202 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Faro, Portugal, on February 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Lanzarote, Spain, to Birmingham, England, was diverted after the first officer became unwell. The plane landed safely. Download article as PDF »

Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

Sunday, February 11, 2018
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

Lufthansa flight LH-1730 had to return and make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on February 10th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, but had to turn back after a crew member complained of dizziness and nausea due to an unusual odor on board. The plane landed safely. Download... »

Delta Airlines Flight Diverts to Canada due to Medical Emergency

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Diverts to Canada due to Medical Emergency

Delta Airlines flight DL-87 made an emergency landing in Iqaluit, Canada, on February 5th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Frankfurt, Germany, to Detroit, Michigan, was diverted after five crew members became sick. The plane landed safely. One crew members was taken to a hospital while others were treated at the airport. Download article... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport

Thursday, January 25, 2018
By George Hatcher
Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport

Norwegian Air Shuttle flight DY-7042 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on January 24th. The Boeing 787-800 plane heading from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Copenhagen, Denmark, was diverted after the captain fell ill. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and sixty-six people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Helsinki

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
By George Hatcher
Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Helsinki

Finnair flight AY-617 had to return and make an emergency landing in Helsinki, Finland, on January 23rd. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Ivalo, Finland, but had to turn back after the first officer fell ill. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and eighty-six passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Returns to Amsterdam due to Medical Emergency

Sunday, January 21, 2018
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Returns to Amsterdam due to Medical Emergency

United Airlines flight UA-71 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on January 19th. The Boeing 767-300 plane was heading to Newark, New Jersey, when the crew declared a medical emergency reporting fifteen people on board felt sick. The plane landed back safely. Medical teams examined fifteen people at the airport. Download article as... »

Jetstar Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Coolangatta

Friday, December 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jetstar Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Coolangatta

Jetstar Airways flight JQ-967 made an emergency landing in Coolangatta, Queensland, Australia, on December 20th. The A320-200 plane flying from Cairns, Queensland, Australia, was on approach to Coolangatta when fumes were noticed on-board, and all six crew members complained of dizziness, light-headedness, and nausea. The plane continued for a safe landing. The crew members... »

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