technical fault

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

Friday, April 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

United Airlines flight UA-888 had to return and make an emergency landing in San Francisco, California, on April 25th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Beijing, China, but had to turn back after it lost the reduced vertical separation minima (RVSM) maintenance capability. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members... »

UTair Aviation Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Moscow

Saturday, April 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
UTair Aviation Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Moscow

UTair Aviation flight UT-595 had to return and make an emergency landing in Moscow, Russia, on April 19th. The Boeing 737-500 plane took off for Usinsk, Russia, but had to turn back after the crew reported issues with the stabilizer. The plane landed back safely. There were 91 people aboard at the time; all... »

Monarch Airlines Plane Rejects Take Off From Birmingham, UK

Friday, March 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Monarch Airlines Plane Rejects Take Off From Birmingham, UK

Monarch Airlines flight ZB-970 had to reject take off from Birmingham, England, on March 16th. The Airbus A321-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Malaga, Spain, when the crew rejected take off due to a technical issue. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers.... »

EgyptAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Greece

Monday, March 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
EgyptAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Greece

EgyptAir flight MS-748 had to return and make an emergency landing in Athens, Greece, on March 12th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Cairo, Egypt, but had to turn back due to a technical issue with the equipment used in meal preparation. The plane landed back safely. All 103 people aboard remained unharmed.... »

Air Astana Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kazakhstan

Thursday, March 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Astana Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kazakhstan

Air Astana flight KC-672 made an emergency landing in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on March 7th. The Boeing 757-200 plane was flying from Astana, Kazakhstan, when the crew needed to shut down one of the engines due to a technical problem. The plane continued for a safe landing. All 69 passengers and 8 crew members remained... »

Ethiopian Airlines Flight Diverts to Delhi due to Technical Issues

Monday, February 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Ethiopian Airlines Flight Diverts to Delhi due to Technical Issues

Ethiopian Airlines flight ET-8806 made an emergency landing in Delhi, India, on February 25th. The plane en-route from Mumbai, India, to Kathmandu, Nepal, was diverted due to a technical issue. The plane landed safely. There were 255 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Indian Air Force Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing due to Technical Snag

Monday, February 20, 2017
By George Hatcher

An Indian Air Force helicopter had to make an emergency landing in a field in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, on February 19th. The MI 8 helicopter was heading from Yelahanka Air Force Station, Bengaluru, Karnataka to Sulur Air Force Station, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, when the pilot decided to land in emergency due to a technical... »

GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Delhi Airport

Friday, February 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Delhi Airport

GoAir flight G8-557 made an emergency landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, India, on February 8th. According to the airline, the plane took off for Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, but had to turn back “due to technical reasons.” The plane landed safely. All 187 passengers and 6 crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Open Skies Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport

Wednesday, December 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
Open Skies Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport

Open Skies flight BA-8004 had to divert for an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on December 26th. The Boeing 767-300 plane, operating on behalf of British Airways, was en-route from Newark, New Jersey, to Paris Orly Airport, France, when all the toilets failed. The crew subsequently decided to divert to Shannon where the... »

Aer Lingus Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dublin

Saturday, December 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Aer Lingus Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dublin

Aer Lingus flight EI-778 had to return for an emergency landing in Dublin, Ireland, on December 13th. The plane took off for Lanzarote, Spain, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported a technical issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All 126 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

RSS Plane Crash News

Blogroll

  • Air Consumer.gov
  • AirCrashConsultants
  • Airfleets
  • Airliners.net
  • AOPA
  • Bird Strike Database
  • Bird Strike Database Query
  • EASA
  • FAA
  • Find A Pilot
  • Frixo
  • IATA
  • International Civil Aviation Organization
  • Montreal Convention MC99 English
  • Nasa
  • NOAA
  • NTSB
  • RITA
  • U.S. Office of Special Counsel
May 2017
M T W T F S S
« Apr    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  
  • KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam https://t.co/OOgs2tQJfZ
    about 10 hours ago
  • Qantas Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles https://t.co/vPD09iJnh3
    about 10 hours ago
  • WestJet Flight Diverts to North Dakota due to Electrical Odor in Cabin https://t.co/BvvGP9EVKQ
    about 10 hours ago
  • American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport https://t.co/CePxEmPXrS
    about 10 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Learjet crash in Toluca Mexico, shortly after takeoff. Both pilots aboard suffered fatal injury.… https://t.co/LcjJdVh7oC
    about 21 hours ago