Royal Jordanian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Doha

Sunday, May 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Royal Jordanian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Doha

Royal Jordanian Airlines flight RJ-611 had to divert for an emergency landing in Doha, Qatar, on May 18th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to Amman, Jordan, was diverted after the crew found an unidentified object on-board. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Upon checking,... »

A380 Emergency Landing at Shamshabad

Sunday, October 23, 2011
By George Hatcher
A380 Emergency Landing at Shamshabad

What: Emirates A380 en route from Bangkok to Dubai Where: Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Shamshabad When: October 23, 2011, 3:40 a.m. Who: 481 passengers Why: While en route, the plane developed problems. Pilots planned to land in Chennai but could not get clearance, and diverted instead to Shamshabad, where they were able to be... »

Helicopter Crash kills Pilot

Monday, April 11, 2011
By George Hatcher

What: Bell 206 helicopter crash en route from Bintangor, Sarikei to Dataran Sibu Where: Dataran Sibu When: April 11, 2011 Who: Captain Sahimi Razali Why: The helicopter Captain Razali was piloting crashed after three delegates disembarked. The helicopter was ten feet off the ground when he lost control of it and was pinned in... »

Air India Emergency Landing in Delhi, Ministers Safe

Wednesday, January 5, 2011
By George Hatcher

What: Air India Flight 680 en route from Delhi to Kolkata Where: IGI Airport, Delhi When: Jan 5 2011 Who: 152 passengers including Union Ministers Mamata Banerjee and Mukul Roy Why: The plane was en route but returned to Delhi after 45 minutes due to an undisclosed technical problem. The plane made a safe... »

All West Freight Fairchild C-123 Crashes in Denali PK, AK

Monday, August 2, 2010
By George Hatcher
All West Freight Fairchild C-123 Crashes in Denali PK, AK

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Aad van der Voet What: All West Freight twin-engine cargo Fairchild C-123 Where: south-facing slope of Mount Healy, Delta Junction, Alaska When: August 1 2010 Who: 3 crew Why: Witnesses told a news crew that the pilot “was flying kind of low, and he... »

Ultralight Fatality in Italy

Sunday, June 6, 2010
By George Hatcher

What: Ultralight en route to Ozzano of the Emilia Where: Rogno Italy When: June 6 2010 Who: Pilot and passenger Why: The ultralight developed problems on takeoff, and crashed near an Artogne airstrip. Passenger Ivan Belotti, resident of Cevo Brescia died in the crash. The pilot, Alan Planeti of Esine Brescia has been hospitalized... »

Helicopter Crashes in Atizapan, Mexico

Sunday, June 6, 2010
By George Hatcher

What: CRIT Helicópteros Bell 206 Where: Atizapan , Mexico When: June 6 2010 Who: 3 injured Why: On 11 Maple drive in the Hidden Valley golf club (el club de golf Valle Escondido), the Bell Helicopter crashed for unknown reasons. Pilot Gerardo Alberto Lujano González, and crew Eduardo Rodriguez Vértiz and Gabriel Brito Macías... »

Unreleased Technical Issue Grounds Easyjet Airbus

Tuesday, January 12, 2010
By George Hatcher
Unreleased Technical Issue Grounds Easyjet Airbus

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Mark McEwan What: Easyjet Airbus A319-100 en route from London to Tallinn Estonia Where: Copenhagen When: Jan 11th 2010 Who: not available Why: While en route, the flight developed a technical problem and decided to divert to Copenhagen. No details about the problem have... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Man dies in glider aircraft crash in NSW
    Emergency services were called to Piper's Airfield in Eglinton near Bathurst just after 1pm on Sunday after reports a powered glider had crashed and ignited a grassfire. The 75-year-old male pilot died at the scene, police say. A male pilot has died in a glider plane crash in central NSW. Photo: 7 News.
  • Bathurst glider crash, emergency services called | Photos, pictures
    PHOTOS: Plane crash in Bathurst. Update 3.56pm. A 75-YEAR-OLD man was killed in a glider crash near Bathurst on Sunday afternoon. Emergency services were called to the Piper's Airfield at Eglinton just before 1pm following reports that a glider had crashed into a field. The wreckage was located in ...
  • Plane crash into river in illinios
    KG/BARKLEY/DAVIS/"DONT UNDERSTAND HOW SOME OF THE ALL STARS MADE IT ON THE TEAM - Duration: 2:05. MONEY TIME No views. New · 2:05 · RICKY MARTIN - Duration: 2:49. MONEY TIME 27 views. New · 2:49 · FS2004 - Disaster in The Potomac (Air Florida Flight 90) RE-UPLOADED ...
  • Military families gather in San Diego for updates on loved ones missing-in-action
    Former Marine Cpl. Ruben Valencia spoke highly of his childhood friend Navy journalist Raul Antonion Guerra, whose remains from a plane crash during the Vietnam War were recovered in June 2007. (JOHN GASTALDO). During a remembrance ceremony, the relatives held up photographs and ...
  • Two years after BSF officer died in plane crash, children still wait for pension
    NEW DELHI: Saloni, the 23-year-old daughter of Border Security Force (BSF) Sub-Inspector Ravindra Kumar, who died in a plane crash at Indira Gandhi International Airport in 2015, doesn't think that the security forces take good care of families of deceased personnel. “My father died in December 2015 ...
  • Bathurst place crash, emergency services called | Photos, pictures
    Police, fire, ambulance and rescue crews were called to Piper's Airfield in Eglinton just after 1pm on Sunday with reports a place had crashed which had then ignited a grass fire. NSW Rural Fire Service Operational Officer Brett Taylor confirmed a plane had crashed. “A powered glider was on fire when it ...
  • Noteworthy
    MLB: Although an autopsy report says retired star pitcher Roy Halladay had evidence of amphetamine, morphine and an insomnia drug in his system when he died in a small plane crash in Florida last year, it is unclear whether the drugs played a role as the NTSB hasn't identified a cause of the crash.
  • Roy Halladay's autopsy reveals he had drugs in his system during plane crash
    The autopsy of former All-Star Major League Baseball pitcher Roy Halladay was released, showing he had drugs in his system when he crashed his small plane off the coast of Florida last year. The cause of death was blunt force trauma.
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  • Skiers remember a fallen friend while hitting the slopes
    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Skiers in our area took to the slopes Saturday while also remembering the life of a fellow skier. Mount La Crosse held its annual Dan Nagy Memorial ski race Saturday afternoon. Nagy was a skier who would ski at Mt. La Crosse before he died just over a decade ago […]


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