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Small Plane Crashes in Residential Street in Melbourne; Pilot Dead

Sunday, June 10, 2018
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a residential street in Melbourne, Australian, on June 8th. The 50-year-old male pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. No one on the ground was injured. Authorities said the plane clipped the fence of a house and brought down power lines in the area.... »

Airnorth Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Engine Failure

Sunday, June 10, 2018
By George Hatcher
Airnorth Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Engine Failure

Airnorth flight TL-160 had to return and make an emergency landing in Darwin, Australia, on June 8th. The Embraer ERJ-170 plane took off for Gove, Australia, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All seventy-five passengers and four crew members remained... »

Virgin Australia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brisbane

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
By George Hatcher
Virgin Australia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brisbane

Virgin Australia flight VA-474 had to return and make an emergency landing in Brisbane, Australia, on June 4th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Perth, Australia, but suffered a bird strike during departure. The crew subsequently landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Qantas Flight Returns to Sydney due to Engine Problem

Saturday, June 2, 2018
By George Hatcher
Qantas Flight Returns to Sydney due to Engine Problem

Qantas flight QF-23 had to return and make an emergency landing in Sydney, Australia, on June 1st. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Bangkok, Thailand, but had to turn back due to an engine problem. The plane landed back uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Virgin Australia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Coolangatta

Saturday, June 2, 2018
By George Hatcher
Virgin Australia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Coolangatta

Virgin Australia flight VA-745 made an emergency landing in Coolangatta, Australia, on June 1st. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Melbourne, Australia, was on approach to Coolangatta when the crew reported smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Regional Express Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Adelaide

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
By George Hatcher
Regional Express Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Adelaide

Regional Express Airlines flight ZL-4768 made an emergency landing in Adelaide, Australia, on May 12th. The plane flying from Kingscote, Australia, was on final approach to Adelaide when the crew went around and reported a hydraulic issue. The plane subsequently landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Jetstar Plane Returns to Australia after Problem with landing Gear

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
By George Hatcher
Jetstar Plane Returns to Australia after Problem with landing Gear

Jetstar flight JQ-506 had to return and make an emergency landing at Melbourne Airport, Australia, on May 5th. The Airbus A320-200 flying to Sydney, Australia, had to return due to a problem with one of its landing gear. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Qantas Airlines Plane Rejects Take-off in Australia due to Technical Problem

Thursday, May 3, 2018
By George Hatcher
Qantas Airlines Plane Rejects Take-off in Australia due to Technical Problem

Qantas Airlines flight QF-582 had to reject taking-off at Perth Airport, Perth, Australia, on April 28th. The Boeing 737-800 en-route to Sydney, Australia, had to abort the take-off due to some technical problem. The plane returned to the apron safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Qantas Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brisbane

Monday, April 16, 2018
By George Hatcher
Qantas Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brisbane

Qantas flight QF-123 made an emergency landing in Brisbane, Australia, on April 15th. The Airbus A330-200 plane took off for Auckland, New Zealand, but had to turn back due to an engine issue. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and fifty-eight people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Qantas Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Melbourne

Saturday, April 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Qantas Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Melbourne

Qantas flight QF-568 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Melbourne, Australia, on April 14th. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading from Perth to Sydney, Australia, was diverted due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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