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Sunwest Aviation Plane Collides with Deer Upon Landing in Northern Alberta

Thursday, October 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Sunwest Aviation Plane Collides with Deer Upon Landing in Northern Alberta

Sunwest Aviation flight CNK-7123 collided with two deer upon landing at Christina Lake Airstrip, located east of Conklin, Alberta, Canada, on October 3rd. The incident happened when the plane was coming from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The plane sustained minor damage. There were forty-three passengers and four crew members aboard at the time; all of... »

Air France Airbus A380 Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

Sunday, October 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air France Airbus A380 Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

Air France flight AF-66 made an emergency landing in Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on September 30th. The Airbus A380-800 plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted after one of the engines suffered a serious damage. The plane landed safely. All four hundred and ninety-seven passengers... »

Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Vancouver International Airport

Saturday, September 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Vancouver International Airport

On August 30th, Air Canada flight AC-7 made an emergency landing at Vancouver International Airport, British Columbia, Canada. The plane took off for Hong Kong, China, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic indication. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Carrying Two Crashes in Nova Scotia

Friday, August 18, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a wooded area in Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, Canada, on August 16th. The single-engine plane was carrying two people when it crashed into trees. Both occupants were able to walk after the crash. The cause of crash is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Air Creebec Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

Thursday, June 29, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Creebec Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

An Air Creebec flight made an emergency landing at Val-d’Or Airport in Quebec, Canada, on June 28th. The plane took off for Waskaganish, Quebec, Canada, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All seventeen people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air Nelson Plane makes Safe landing in Canada after Unsafe Gear Indication

Saturday, May 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Nelson Plane makes Safe landing in Canada after Unsafe Gear Indication

Air Nelson flight NZ-8242 made a safe landing at John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, on May 12th. The de Havilland Dash 8-300 flying from Palmerston North was about to reach when it had to enter a hold due to unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. All 30 people aboard... »

Scandinavian Airlines Flight Diverts to Canada After Loss of Cabin Pressure

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
Scandinavian Airlines Flight Diverts to Canada After Loss of Cabin Pressure

Scandinavian Airlines flight SK-944 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on April 16th. The Airbus A340-300 plane heading from Chicago, Illinois, to Copenhagen, Denmark, was diverted due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 196 people aboard at the time;... »

Air Canada Flight Diverts to Calgary due to Medical Emergency

Thursday, April 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Flight Diverts to Calgary due to Medical Emergency

An Air Canada flight had to divert and make an emergency landing in Calgary, Canada, on April 4th. The plane en-route from Toronto to Vancouver, Canada, was diverted after a female passenger went into medical distress. The plane landed safely. The patient was rushed to Peter Lougheed Centre, Calgary. The flight resumed shortly afterwards.... »

Air Transat Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

Thursday, March 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Transat Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

Air Transat flight TS-103 made an emergency landing in Montreal, Canada, on March 26th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Orlando, Florida, was descending toward Montreal when it lost cabin pressure, prompting the deployment of oxygen masks. The plane continued for a safe landing. There were 102 passengers and 6 crew members aboard at... »

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... »

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