Bird-Hit TAAG Angola Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Angola

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit TAAG Angola Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Angola

TAAG Angola Airlines flight DT-443 made a safe landing following multiple bird strikes near Catumbela, Angola, on May 14th. The Boeing 737-700 plane flying from Luanda, Angola, was on approach to Catumbela when it sustained multiple bird strikes to one of the engines. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew... »

Helicopter Crash in Angola

Monday, September 3, 2012
By George Hatcher

What: Angola National Police Aérospatiale/Eurocopter AS-350B3 Ecureuil Where: Dundo City Angola When: Sept 1, 2012, 06.30 pm Who: 4 aboard, 4 fatalities Why: An Angolan National Police helicopter crashed killing captain chief-inspector Tiago Casimiro, his assistant, João Adelino João Brandão, and Provincial Electoral Commission employees Lourenço Mussenoho and Maria Augusta João. Investigators have been... »

Tap Airbus Hydraulics Fail Luanda Angola Emergency Landing

Wednesday, November 16, 2011
By George Hatcher
Tap Airbus Hydraulics Fail Luanda Angola Emergency Landing

Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer Christian Bremer What: TAP Air Portugal Airbus A340-300 en route from Luanda Angola to Lisbon Where: Luanda When: Nov 16th 2011 Why: On takeoff, the plane developed a hydraulic failure. The pilots returned to Luanda and made a safe landing. Passengers were in the... »

Military Embraer Crashes in Angola, 6 survivors

Thursday, September 15, 2011
By George Hatcher
Military Embraer Crashes in Angola, 6 survivors

What: Força Aérea Nacional Angolana Embraer 120ER Brasilia en route from Albano Machado to Luanda Where: Angola When: Sept 14, 2011 Who: 23 aboard, 17 fatalities Why: An Angolan Air Force Embraer 120 Brasilia crashed while trying to land at Albano Machado Airport in Huambo, Angola and was destroyed. Number of those aboard ranges... »

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