Medical emergency

Air New Zealand Plane Returns to New Zealand due to Pilot Feeling Unwell

Thursday, July 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air New Zealand Plane Returns to New Zealand due to Pilot Feeling Unwell

Air New Zealand (ANZ) flight NZ-87 had to return and make an emergency landing at Auckland Airport, New Zealand, on July 5th. The Boeing 777-200 flying to Hong Kong, China, was over the Tasman Sea when the pilot started feeling unwell. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Air Canada Flight Diverts to Calgary due to Medical Emergency

Thursday, April 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Diverts to Calgary due to Medical Emergency

An Air Canada flight had to divert and make an emergency landing in Calgary, Canada, on April 4th. The plane en-route from Toronto to Vancouver, Canada, was diverted after a female passenger went into medical distress. The plane landed safely. The patient was rushed to Peter Lougheed Centre, Calgary. The flight resumed shortly afterwards.... »

Air Nelson Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Pilot Falls Sick

Sunday, April 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Nelson Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Pilot Falls Sick

Air Nelson flight NZ-8807 had to return for an emergency landing in Tauranga, New Zealand, on April 1st. The plane took off for Christchurch, New Zealand, but had to return shortly afterwards after one of the pilots fell ill. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines First Officer Dies During Landing in Albuquerque

Friday, March 31, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines First Officer Dies During Landing in Albuquerque

American Airlines flight AA-1353 made an emergency landing in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on March 29th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Dallas–Fort Worth, Texas, was on final approach when the captain declared a medical emergency saying, “We’ve got an issue with one of the pilots.” The plane continued for a safe landing. Emergency services... »

Loganair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Scotland

Sunday, March 12, 2017
By George Hatcher
Loganair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Scotland

Loganair flight BE-6939 made an emergency landing at Sumburgh Airport in Shetland, Scotland, on March 9th. The plane was flying from Kirkwall, Scotland, when the first officer became unwell, prompting the crew to declare an emergency. The plane continued for a safe landing. The first officer was rushed to hospital. Download article as PDF »

Gulf Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bahrain

Saturday, March 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Gulf Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bahrain

Gulf Air flight GF-506 had to return for an emergency landing in Bahrain, on March 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, but had to return shortly afterwards after the first officer reported feeling unwell. The plane landed back safely. The first officer was shifted to hospital. Download article... »

Air Arabia Plane Returns to Ras Al Khaimah International Airport due to Medical Emergency

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Arabia Plane Returns to Ras Al Khaimah International Airport due to Medical Emergency

Air Arabia flight G9824 had to return for an emergency landing at Ras Al Khaimah International Airport, United Arab Emirates, on February 26th. The plane took off for Peshawar, Pakistan, but had to return shortly afterwards after a Pakistani passenger suffered a cardiac arrest. The plane landed safely. Authorities said the passenger died on... »

KLM Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Captain Becomes Ill

Monday, February 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Captain Becomes Ill

KLM flight KL-643 had to divert and make an emergency landing in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on February 25th. The Boeing 747-400 plane heading from Amsterdam, Netherlands, to John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, was diverted after the captain became ill. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. The captain... »

Air India Flight Diverts to Ankara due to Medical Emergency

Sunday, February 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Diverts to Ankara due to Medical Emergency

Air India flight 130 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Ankara, Turkey, on February 16th. The plane flying from London, England, to Mumbai, India, was diverted after a 63-year-old Portuguese passenger suffered a suspected cardiac arrest. The plane landed safely. The passenger, identified as Agnelo Bareto, was rushed to a hospital.... »

Hop! Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in France

Thursday, February 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
Hop! Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in France

Hop! Airlines flight A5-3557 made an emergency landing in Strasbourg, France, on February 14th. The plane was flying from Toulouse, France, when the captain declared an emergency, reporting that the first officer has become unconscious. The plane continued for a safe landing. All 46 passengers aboard remained safe. The first officer had regained consciousness... »

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