Gulf Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bahrain

Saturday, March 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Gulf Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bahrain

Gulf Air flight GF-506 had to return for an emergency landing in Bahrain, on March 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, but had to return shortly afterwards after the first officer reported feeling unwell. The plane landed back safely. The first officer was shifted to hospital. Download article... »

KLM Plane Continues for Safe Landing in Bahrain after Lightning Strike

Sunday, April 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
KLM Plane Continues for Safe Landing in Bahrain after Lightning Strike

KLM flight KL-435 continued for a safe landing at Bahrain International Airport, Bahrain, on April 14th. The Airbus A330-200, flying from Doha, Qatar, was mid-air when it was struck by lightning, but the crew continued to Bahrain. The plane landed safely. All 124 people onboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Emergency Landing in Bahrain

Sunday, November 24, 2013
By George Hatcher

Forty-four passengers were aboard the Air India Express flight that made an emergency landing in Mumbai. The plane developed a “technical glitch” but landed safely. The passengers were provided an alternative flight. The Air India Express flight had been en route from Bahrain to Mangalore. Download article as PDF »

Airbus: The Gulf Air Tragedy

Wednesday, August 23, 2000
By George Hatcher
Airbus: The Gulf Air Tragedy

Gulf Air A4O-EH .The one in the crash was A40-EK Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer Gerard Helmer What: Gulf Air Airbus A320-212 en route from Cairo Where: Muharraq, Bahrain When: August 23, 2000 Who: 2 pilots, 6 flight attendants, and 135 passengers Why: On August 23, 2000, Gulf Air... »

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