Air Canada Flight Rejects Takeoff From Zurich

Thursday, March 1, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Rejects Takeoff From Zurich

Air Canada flight AC-879 had to reject takeoff from Zurich, Switzerland, on February 26th. The Airbus A330-300 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Toronto, Canada, when the left-hand engine stalled, forcing the crew to reject takeoff. The plane safely returned to the apron. All two hundred and sixty-eight passengers and eleven crew members remained... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Atlanta

Thursday, January 4, 2018
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Atlanta

Delta Airlines flight DL-284 had to return and make an emergency landing in Atlanta, Georgia, on January 2nd. The Boeing 767-400 plane took off for Heathrow Airport, England, but had to turn back after an engine compressor stalled. The plane landed back safely. All two hundred and twenty-eight people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Qantas Flight Scare

Thursday, October 6, 2011
By George Hatcher
Qantas Flight Scare

Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer Nathan Bartlett What: Qantaslink Boeing 717-200 en route from Newman,WA to Perth,WA Where: Newman Australia When: Oct 4th 2011 Who: 75 passengers and 5 crew Why: The plane had taken off normally from Newman, but while still ascending, the engine popped. That is, it... »

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