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WestJet Flight Diverts to North Dakota due to Electrical Odor in Cabin

Monday, May 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
WestJet Flight Diverts to North Dakota due to Electrical Odor in Cabin

WestJet flight WS-1578 had to divert for an emergency landing in Grand Forks, North Dakota, on May 19th. The Boeing 737-700 plane heading from Calgary, Canada, to Chicago, Illinois, was diverted due to a strong electrical odor in the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport

Monday, May 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport

American Airlines flight AA-1889 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport, North Carolina, on May 19th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Hartford, Connecticut, was diverted after a strong electrical odor was noticed on-board. The plane landed safely. Authorities said nine people were provided medical... »

Austrian Airlines Flight Returns to Vienna due to Unusual Odor in Cockpit

Thursday, May 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
Austrian Airlines Flight Returns to Vienna due to Unusual Odor in Cockpit

Austrian Airlines flight OS-917 made an emergency landing in Vienna, Austria, on May 16th. The plane took off for Salzburg, Austria, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an unusual odor in the cockpit. The plane landed back safely. There were 54 passengers and 4 crew members aboard at the time; all... »

Southwest Airlines Plane Diverts to Georgia due to Dripping Ceiling, Smoke and Smell

Sunday, May 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Southwest Airlines Plane Diverts to Georgia due to Dripping Ceiling, Smoke and Smell

Southwest Airlines flight WN-1694 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, Georgia, on May 12th. The Boeing 737-300 flying from Tampa, Florida, to Nashville, Tennessee, had to divert due to water dripping off its ceiling, smoke, and unusual smell aboard. The plane landed safely. All 129 passengers... »

Air Berlin Plane Diverts to Germany due to Unusual Odor

Thursday, May 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Berlin Plane Diverts to Germany due to Unusual Odor

Air Berlin flight AB-7391 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Cologne Bonn Airport, Germany, on May 10th. The Airbus A330-200 flying from Dusseldorf, Germany, to San Francisco, California, diverted due to an unusual odor on board. The plane landed safely. All 184 people aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Spirit Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kansas City

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Spirit Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kansas City

Spirit Airlines flight NK-551 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Kansas City, Missouri, on April 30th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Akron–Canton Airport, Ohio, to Las Vegas, Nevada, was diverted after an unknown odor was detected in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All 171 people aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

Cayman Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Odor

Saturday, April 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cayman Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Odor

Cayman Airways flight KX-793 had to make an emergency landing in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, on April 13th. The Boeing 737-300 plane was flying from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, when the crew declared an emergency due to an electrical odor in the cabin. The plane continued for a safe landing. All... »

Alaska Airlines Plane Returns to Honolulu After Crew Fall Ill due to Unusual Odor

Friday, April 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Alaska Airlines Plane Returns to Honolulu After Crew Fall Ill due to Unusual Odor

Alaska Airlines flight AS-892 had to return and make an emergency landing in Honolulu, Hawaii, on April 5th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for San Diego, California, but had to turn back after an unusual odor in the aft cabin caused nausea and headache to four crew members. The plane landed back uneventfully.... »

American Airlines Flight Diverts to Little Rock due to Electrical Odor

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Diverts to Little Rock due to Electrical Odor

An American Airlines flight had to divert and make an emergency landing in Little Rock, Arkansas, on April 2nd. The plane heading from Destin, Florida, to Dallas, Texas, was diverted after an electrical odor was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Hawaiian Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Kahului

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Hawaiian Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Kahului

A Hawaiian Airlines flight had to divert and make an emergency landing in Kahului, Hawaii, on March 27th. The plane heading from Oakland, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, was diverted after smell of smoke was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All 241 passengers and 10 crew members aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

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