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Cham Wings Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway in Khartoum

Sunday, August 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cham Wings Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway in Khartoum

Cham Wings Airlines flight 6Q-651 veered off runway after landing at Khartoum International Airport, Sudan, on August 19th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane was coming from Damascus, Syria. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Air India Express Plane Veers Off Runway in Mangalore, India

Monday, July 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Express Plane Veers Off Runway in Mangalore, India

Air India Express flight IX-814 veered off runway after landing in Mangalore, India, on July 16th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, had just landed when it momentarily veered off runway before returning to the center line. All one hundred and eighty-five people aboard remained uninjured. Several runway edge lights... »

TAROM Plane Veers Off Runway at Chisinau International Airport, Moldova

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
TAROM Plane Veers Off Runway at Chisinau International Airport, Moldova

TAROM flight RO-207 veered off the runway while landing at Chisinau International Airport, Moldova, on June 4th. The incident happened when the plane was coming from Henri Coanda International Airport, Romania. There were 39 people aboard at the time; all of them remained uninjured. Download article as PDF »

Nesma Airlines Plane Overruns Runway in Abha, Saudi Arabia

Sunday, April 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
Nesma Airlines Plane Overruns Runway in Abha, Saudi Arabia

Nesma Airlines flight NE-154 overran the end of runway in Abha, Saudi Arabia, on April 28th. The incident happened after the Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Cairo, Egypt, landed during thunderstorms. The plane was towed to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The incident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Daily Air Plane Veers Off Runway in Taiwan

Friday, April 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Daily Air Plane Veers Off Runway in Taiwan

Daily Air flight DA-7511 veered off runway after landing in Orchid Island, Taiwan, on April 13th. The incident happened when the plane was coming from Taitung, Taiwan. There were 17 passengers and 2 crew members aboard at the time; none of them were injured. The plane sustained considerable damage. The incident is being investigated.... »

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... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Incorrect weight caused Sunshine Coast light plane crash, expert report rules
    Investigators have ruled the cause of a light plane crash on the Sunshine Coast last year was incorrect weight distribution, which increased the chance of a mid-air stall and destabilised the aircraft. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau released its crash report on Tuesday after the South ...
  • Questions remain over Vic DFO plane crash
    One year after a fatal light plane crash at a Melbourne shopping centre, the cause remains unknown and a fresh investigation has been launched. Updated Updated 2 hours ago. Five men were killed when a light plane plunged into a Melbourne shopping centre and a year later investigators are still ...
  • Rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    Time is ticking as Iranian rescue teams search the Zagros Mountains trying to locate the wreckage of a missing Aseman Airliner that crashed there on Sunday morning with 66 people on board. The missing plane was an ATR 72-500 twin-engine turboprop. It left the capital city of Tehran to Yasuj, ...
  • Iranian rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims The Associated Press. In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims weep in the village of Bideh, at the area that the plane crashed, southern Iran, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.
  • Iranian Plane Crash Site Found, All 65 on Board Reportedly Killed
    Search and rescue forces on Monday located the crash site of a plane in Iran where all passengers and crew were killed, according to Iran's Press TV. The Aseman Airlines ATR-72—a small, short-distance twin engine plane—had 65 people on board when it crashed into Mount Dena in southern Iran on ...
  • WY Plane Crash
    The plane crashed around 3 p.m. Sunday a mile north of Evanston. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the single-engine plane was a Socata TBM-700. Unita County sheriff's officials said Monday the plane is registered to William and Michelle Patterson and they are believed to ...
  • One dead in plane crash south of Carson City
    One person is confirmed dead in the crash of a twin-engined light passenger plane off of Hobo Hot Springs Road south of ...
  • Pilot in Longmont plane crash remains in serious condition
    An airplane lies on its roof along the runway at Vance Brand Municipal Airport in Longmont on Friday afternoon. (Lewis Geyer / Staff Photographer). The pilot of a small plane that crashed on Friday remains in serious condition and the flight instructor has since been released from the hospital, according ...
  • Ramaphosa sends condolences to Iran after plane crash
    "On behalf of the government and the people of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed a message of condolences to the government and the people of the Islamic Republic of Iran following the plane crash that occurred in the Zagros Mountain Range on ...
  • Rescuers reach plane crash site in Iran mountains
    A group of relatives of passengers of an Iran Aseman Airline flight gathers around a mosque at the Mehr-Abad airport in Tehran, Iran, on Sunday after reports that the plane had crashed. Photo by Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA-EFE. Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Rescue teams reached the snow-capped mountains of ...

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