Final Report on Sikorsky Incident

Thursday, February 14, 2013
By George Hatcher

When a Bristow S-76 Helicopter with eight passengers and two crew fishtailed as it was flying from from Humberside Airport to a gas platform in the North Sea, the helicopter made a precautionary landing. The crew smelled smoke in the cockpit at the time. The investigation concluded that an electrical short had occurred in... »

Lufthansa Diverts to UFA, Passengers Wait and Wait

Thursday, April 19, 2012
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Diverts to UFA, Passengers Wait and Wait

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Je89 W. What: Lufthansa Boeing 747-400 en route from Shanghai to Frankfurt Where: Ufa When: Apr 18th 2012 Who: 311 passengers Why: While en route, the cabin developed smoke which was reported as an unusual odor. Pilots diverted to UFA and made a safe... »

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