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Air Canada Flight Returns to Montreal due to Engine Trouble

Sunday, March 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Returns to Montreal due to Engine Trouble

Air Canada flight AC017 had to return and make an emergency landing in Montreal, Canada, on March 25th. The plane took off for Shanghai, China, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed back uneventfully. All 213 passengers aboard remained safe. Download... »

North Star Air Cargo Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Ontario

Saturday, March 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
North Star Air Cargo Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Ontario

A North Star Air cargo plane made an emergency landing at Pickle Lake Airport in Ontario, Canada, on March 17th. The plane was carrying 3 people, including two pilots and a crew member; all of them remained safe. A company spokesperson said, “North Star Air is fully co-operating with the investigation and will release... »

Jazz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Saskatchewan

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jazz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Saskatchewan

Jazz Air flight QK-7090 made an emergency landing in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, on March 11th. The plane was flying from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, when the crew declared an emergency due to smoke in cockpit. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air Transat Flight Diverts to Toronto due to Cabin Pressure Issues

Saturday, March 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Transat Flight Diverts to Toronto due to Cabin Pressure Issues

Air Transat flight TS-760 had to divert for an emergency landing in Toronto, Canada, on March 2nd. The Boeing 737-700 plane heading from Montreal, Canada, to San Salvador, El Salvador, was diverted due to issues with the cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. There were 137 people aboard at the time; all of them... »

Jazz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Edmonton, Canada

Saturday, March 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jazz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Edmonton, Canada

Jazz Air flight QK-8029 had to return and make an emergency landing in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, on February 28th. The plane took off for Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a burning electrical odor in the cabin. The plane landed back safely. All 72 people aboard remained... »

KLM Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Captain Becomes Ill

Monday, February 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Captain Becomes Ill

KLM flight KL-643 had to divert and make an emergency landing in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on February 25th. The Boeing 747-400 plane heading from Amsterdam, Netherlands, to John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, was diverted after the captain became ill. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. The captain... »

Air Canada Plane Veers Off Runway at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Sunday, February 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Plane Veers Off Runway at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Air Canada flight AC-623 veered off runway during landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on February 25th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane coming from Halifax, Canada, was attempting to land in low visibility. All 112 people on board remained safe. Download article as PDF »

WestJet Flight Returns to Calgary due to Smoke On-Board

Saturday, February 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
WestJet Flight Returns to Calgary due to Smoke On-Board

WestJet flight 662 had to return and make an emergency landing in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, on February 3rd. The plane took off for Toronto, Ontario, Canada, but had to turn back after smoke was observed coming from the air conditioning system. The plane landed safely. All 132 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook... »

WestJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Calgary International Airport

Friday, February 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
WestJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Calgary International Airport

WestJet flight 1402 had to return and make an emergency landing in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, on February 2nd. The plane took off for Phoenix, Arizona, but had to turn back after smoke was noticed in the cabin and flight deck. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

Thursday, February 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

Swiss Global Air Lines flight LX-40 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada, on February 1st. The Boeing 777-300 plane heading from Zurich, Switzerland, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted after one of the engines shut down mid-air. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

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