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Royal Jordanian Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway in Iraq

Sunday, March 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Royal Jordanian Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway in Iraq

Royal Jordanian Airlines flight RJ-800 veered off runway at Sulaimaniyah International Airport, Iraq, on March 4th. The incident happened when the Embraer ERJ-175 plane was coming from Amman, Jordan. There were 30 people aboard at the time; the airline confirmed that none of them were injured. Download article as PDF »

Azur Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Russia

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Azur Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Russia

Azur Air flight ZF-6334 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Novosibirsk, Russia, on January 23rd. The Boeing 757-200 plane heading from Phuket, Thailand, to Samara, Russia, was diverted after the airport crews found pieces of rubber on the departure runway. The plane landed safely. All 116 passengers and 7 crew members... »

Carpatair Plane Overruns Runway in Sweden

Friday, April 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Carpatair Plane Overruns Runway in Sweden

Carpatair flight 2N-4856 overran the runway after failing to stop before the end of the runway at Gallivare Airport, Gallivare, Sweden, on April 6th. The Fokker 100, flying from Arvidsjaur, Sweden, had landed on Gallivare’s runway when it could not stop and ended up with its nose gear on soft ground. The plane received... »

Emirates Plane Diverts and Lands in London due to Short Runway

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
By George Hatcher
Emirates Plane Diverts and Lands in London due to Short Runway

Emirates flight EK-19 had to divert and land at Heathrow Airport, London, England, UK, on March 26. The Airbus A380-800, flying from Dubai, UAE to Manchester, England, was on approach to runway when the crew had to divert it to London after receiving a computer warning that the runway was too short. The plane... »

No Injuries Reported as Pobeda Airlines Jet Veers Off after Landing in Kirov, Russia

Friday, October 16, 2015
By George Hatcher
No Injuries Reported as Pobeda Airlines Jet Veers Off after Landing in Kirov, Russia

A Pobeda Airlines plane, performing flight DP-275, veered to the edge of the runway after landing at Pobedilovo Airport in Kirov, Russia, on October 12. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 was coming from Vnukovo International Airport, Moscow. There were 162 people aboard at the time; all of the remained unhurt. Authorities said... »

Overland Airways Jet Veers Off the Runway at Ilorin Airport, Nigeria

Monday, December 1, 2014
By George Hatcher
Overland Airways Jet Veers Off the Runway at Ilorin Airport, Nigeria

Overland Airways flight 1186 swerved off the runway at Ilorin Airport in Kwara State of Nigeria on November 29. The ATR 72 aircraft, which departed from the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport in Abuja, veered off the runway after it landed at Ilorin Airport at about 4:45 p.m. Authorities confirmed that all 59 passengers and 4... »

Singapore Airlines Airbus Veers off the Runway in Myanmar

Friday, May 23, 2014
By George Hatcher
Singapore Airlines Airbus Veers off the Runway in Myanmar

An Airbus A330 plane registered to Singapore Airlines slipped off the runway while it was landing on Yangon International Airport, Myanmar. The incident happened at about 9:20am on May 21 when the flight SQ998, carrying 265 people was making a landing attempt during heavy rain in Yangon. None of the passengers or crew members... »

Flight Slides off Runway

Thursday, January 9, 2014
By George Hatcher
Flight Slides off Runway

On January 9, 2013, a Jazz Air flight operating as Air Canada Express–flying a de Havilland DHC-8-402Q Dash 8 made a safe landing at John G. Diefenbaker International Airport in Saskatchewan Canada. The plane was taxiing when it struck ice, and veered off runway into snow where it was mired, blocking the runway. The... »

Nashville: Cessna Crash

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
By George Hatcher
Nashville: Cessna Crash

On October 29, 2013, a Windsor Flying Club Cessna 172R Skyhawk crash landed at Nashville International Airport, killing the pilot. There was dense fog early Tuesday morning when the crash occurred, and the airport was closed. The crash occurred some time between 2:00 a.m. (the final sweep of the runways) and its discovery at... »

Two Boeings Bump in Tanzania

Wednesday, September 4, 2013
By George Hatcher
Two Boeings Bump in Tanzania

Oman Air Flight 717, a Boeing 737-800 bumped a stationary Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 767-300. The winglet on the Oman Air plane made contact. The Oman Air flight to Dar-Es-Salaam and Muscat was only delayed four hours. Neither plane reported damage. There is no indication if passengers were aboard either plane at the time of... »

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