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American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bermuda

Monday, February 5, 2018
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bermuda

American Airlines flight AA-973 made an emergency landing in Bermuda, on February 4th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed uneventfully. All two hundred and one people aboard remained safe. Download article... »

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bermuda

Monday, August 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bermuda

JetBlue flight B6-881 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Bermuda, on August 25th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Hewanorra International Airport, Saint Lucia, was diverted after the crew received a smoke indication in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All two hundred... »

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Odor

Thursday, August 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Odor

JetBlue Airways flight B6-369 made an emergency landing in Bermuda on August 14th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, was diverted after an electrical odor was noticed in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and fifty-four people aboard remained... »

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bermuda

Friday, August 28, 2015
By George Hatcher
JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bermuda

A JetBlue flight had to divert and make an emergency landing at LF Wade International Airport in Bermuda, on August 26th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320, carrying 94 people, was heading from Boston to Puerto Rico. According to a Department of Marine and Port Services report, “A 51-year-old female passenger was experiencing... »

Thomas Cook Flight Diverted to Bermuda due to Drunk Passenger

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
By George Hatcher
Thomas Cook Flight Diverted to Bermuda due to Drunk Passenger

A Thomas Cook flight had to make an unscheduled landing in Bermuda, at around 6 p.m. on November 24. The flight was on its way from Manchester, England, to Cuba when a British man, identified as Mohammed Khelya, started threatening the flight crew, passengers and even his new wife. The pilot decided to divert... »

Military Aircraft Made Emergency Landing in Bermuda

Monday, May 12, 2014
By George Hatcher
Military Aircraft Made Emergency Landing in Bermuda

A military aircraft made a safe emergency landing at L.F. Wade International Airport, Bermuda, on May 11 at 3pm. The eye-witnesses said that the plane was extending and retracting its landing gear repeatedly. A police spokesman confirmed the incident and said that all the emergency protocols were observed. The causeway remained closed for traffic... »

Thomas Cook Unexpected Stop in Bermuda

Thursday, May 2, 2013
By George Hatcher
Thomas Cook Unexpected Stop in Bermuda

photographer Andrea Tabanelli-Lugo Spotter A Thomas Cook Airbus A330-200 OY-VKF en route from Cancun to Manchester had 338 people aboard when pilots made an emergency diversion to Bermuda due to what one source called a “reported fire in the cabin” at about 8.20pm. Another account recorded the problem as ‘smoke coming from the in-flight... »

Sunwing Airlines Dumps Unruly Family in Bermuda for (Alleged) Smoking And Disobeying Flight Attendants

Wednesday, February 6, 2013
By George Hatcher

After unruly behavior on a Sunwing Airlines flight from Halifax Canada to the Dominican Republic, a family was arrested, and appeared in Bermuda court Monday. Sunwing may bring charges against the family for the cost of diverting the plane. ($50,000) The plane was examined in Bermuda after landing and continued to the Dominican Republic... »

Thomson Airways Flight Attendant Injured by Galley Steam

Monday, January 23, 2012
By George Hatcher
Thomson Airways Flight Attendant Injured by Galley Steam

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Rodolfo García López What: Thomson Airways Boeing 767-300 en route from Bridgetown to London Where: Atlantic When: Jan 19th 2012 Who: 1 injury Why: Thirty minutes into the flight, a flight attendant incurred facial injuries from steam in the galley. The flight diverted to... »

British Court Sentences Woman in Airborne Biting case

Saturday, August 20, 2011
By George Hatcher
British Court Sentences Woman in Airborne Biting case

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Fred Seggie What: Thomson Boeing 767-300, en route from Manchester to to Punta Cana Dominican Republic Where: Bermuda When: Occurred:Nov 5th 2010 Sentenced: Aug 19th 2011 Who: 45 year old British Citizen Why: While Charity worker Carol Close’s flight had been delayed for 30... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Incorrect weight caused Sunshine Coast light plane crash, expert report rules
    Investigators have ruled the cause of a light plane crash on the Sunshine Coast last year was incorrect weight distribution, which increased the chance of a mid-air stall and destabilised the aircraft. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau released its crash report on Tuesday after the South ...
  • Questions remain over Vic DFO plane crash
    One year after a fatal light plane crash at a Melbourne shopping centre, the cause remains unknown and a fresh investigation has been launched. Updated Updated 2 hours ago. Five men were killed when a light plane plunged into a Melbourne shopping centre and a year later investigators are still ...
  • Rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    Time is ticking as Iranian rescue teams search the Zagros Mountains trying to locate the wreckage of a missing Aseman Airliner that crashed there on Sunday morning with 66 people on board. The missing plane was an ATR 72-500 twin-engine turboprop. It left the capital city of Tehran to Yasuj, ...
  • Iranian rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims The Associated Press. In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims weep in the village of Bideh, at the area that the plane crashed, southern Iran, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.
  • Iranian Plane Crash Site Found, All 65 on Board Reportedly Killed
    Search and rescue forces on Monday located the crash site of a plane in Iran where all passengers and crew were killed, according to Iran's Press TV. The Aseman Airlines ATR-72—a small, short-distance twin engine plane—had 65 people on board when it crashed into Mount Dena in southern Iran on ...
  • WY Plane Crash
    The plane crashed around 3 p.m. Sunday a mile north of Evanston. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the single-engine plane was a Socata TBM-700. Unita County sheriff's officials said Monday the plane is registered to William and Michelle Patterson and they are believed to ...
  • One dead in plane crash south of Carson City
    One person is confirmed dead in the crash of a twin-engined light passenger plane off of Hobo Hot Springs Road south of ...
  • Pilot in Longmont plane crash remains in serious condition
    An airplane lies on its roof along the runway at Vance Brand Municipal Airport in Longmont on Friday afternoon. (Lewis Geyer / Staff Photographer). The pilot of a small plane that crashed on Friday remains in serious condition and the flight instructor has since been released from the hospital, according ...
  • Ramaphosa sends condolences to Iran after plane crash
    "On behalf of the government and the people of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed a message of condolences to the government and the people of the Islamic Republic of Iran following the plane crash that occurred in the Zagros Mountain Range on ...
  • Rescuers reach plane crash site in Iran mountains
    A group of relatives of passengers of an Iran Aseman Airline flight gathers around a mosque at the Mehr-Abad airport in Tehran, Iran, on Sunday after reports that the plane had crashed. Photo by Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA-EFE. Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Rescue teams reached the snow-capped mountains of ...

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