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WestJet Flight Diverts to Prince George Airport

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
WestJet Flight Diverts to Prince George Airport

WestJet Flight 3205 made an emergency landing at Prince George Airport, British Columbia, Canada, on February 14th. The plane heading from Fort St. John to Vancouver, Canada, was diverted due to a fire detection warning. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Flight Diverts to Canada due to Medical Emergency

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Diverts to Canada due to Medical Emergency

Delta Airlines flight DL-87 made an emergency landing in Iqaluit, Canada, on February 5th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Frankfurt, Germany, to Detroit, Michigan, was diverted after five crew members became sick. The plane landed safely. One crew members was taken to a hospital while others were treated at the airport. Download article... »

El Al Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

Monday, January 15, 2018
By George Hatcher
El Al Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

El Al flight LY-8 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada, on January 14th. The Boeing 747-400 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Tel Aviv, Israel, was diverted after the crew received a wheel well fire indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers... »

Planes Collide at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Saturday, January 6, 2018
By George Hatcher

Two planes collided at Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on January 5th. Authorities said a WestJet plane, inbound from Cancun, Mexico, was waiting to go to a gate when a Sunwing Airlines plane, moving back from a gate, struck it. The Sunwing plane caught fire after the accident. There were one hundred and sixty-eight... »

Porter Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
By George Hatcher
Porter Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport

A Porter Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on January 1st. The plane heading from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, Toronto, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

Friday, December 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

American Airlines flight AA-54 had to divert and make an emergency landing in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on December 19th. The Boeing 757-200 plane heading from Chicago, Illinois, to Manchester, England, was diverted due to indication of oil pressure loss in one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and... »

Air Canada Rouge Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Engine Problem

Thursday, December 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Rouge Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Engine Problem

Air Canada Rouge flight RV-1722 had to reject takeoff from Vancouver, Canada, on December 19th. The Boeing 767-300 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Ixtapa, Mexico, when the crew rejected takeoff due to an engine problem. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crashes in Ontario; Four Injured

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Brampton-Caledon Airport in Ontario, Canada, on November 27th. The four-seater Cessna plane was attempting to land at the airport when it struck a tree and went down. Four people were injured in the incident, and were taken to a hospital. Canada’s Transportation Safety Board is investigating the cause of... »

Italy-Bound Alitalia Flight Diverts to Canada

Saturday, November 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Italy-Bound Alitalia Flight Diverts to Canada

Alitalia flight AZ-631 had to divert and make an emergency landing in St. John’s, Canada, on November 22nd. The Airbus A330-200 plane heading from Miami, Florida, to Rome Fiumicino Airport, Italy, was diverted due to a mechanical issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Perimeter Aviation Plane Veers Off Runway at Thompson Airport, Canada

Saturday, November 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
Perimeter Aviation Plane Veers Off Runway at Thompson Airport, Canada

Perimeter Aviation flight PAG-959 veered off runway at Thompson Airport, Manitoba, Canada, on November 2nd. The plane flying from Gods River, Manitoba, Canada, was descending toward Thompson Airport when the crew reported a low engine oil indication. The plane subsequently landed but skidded off the runway. There were two crew members aboard at the... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • News about plane crash in Rostov-on-Don not true
    MOSCOW, February 18. /TASS/. Russia's Emergencies Ministry has rejected media reports that a passenger plane disappeared from radars at the airport near Rostov-on-Don, the ministry's southern regional branch told TASS on Saturday. "The information is not true," they said. A source at Platov Airport ...
  • People gather in Moscow to light candles for plane crash victims
    (12 Feb 2018) People gathered outside the Christ the Saviour Cathedral in Moscow on Monday night, to pay their respects to the 71 people killed in Sunday's plane crash. The An-148 regional jet, bound for Orsk in the southern Urals, crashed several minutes after taking off from Moscow's Domodedovo ...
  • Nehru promoted Netaji crash theory without conclusive evidence
    It has been observed that Nehru, right from the beginning, tried to suppress facts on Netaji's disappearance and promoted the plane crash theory without any conclusive evidence to establish the same. If we accept Ashis Ray's contention that the Netaji mystery could not be solved as relationship ...
  • Death in crash is the only consistent story about Netaji's demise
    “As evidence became available from the mid-1950s, the only consistent story about Netaji's demise remains his death in a plane crash on 18 August 1945. For me personally, this fact was brought home most strikingly when I had the opportunity to be present during the interview of one of the survivors of ...
  • Commentary: Russian general plots our cyber downfall
    Russian President Vladimir Putin, third left, observes a minute of silence with Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) head Alexander Bortnikov, third right, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, second right, and others before a meeting on Russian plane crash in Egypt, at Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, ...
  • 13 dead in Mexico plane crash near earthquake epicentre
    Mexico City [Mexico], Feb 17 (ANI): As many as 13 persons have been killed after a helicopter carrying officials, assessing the damage caused by a powerful earthquake, crashed in southern Mexico. Mexican state">state Oaxaca's attorney general's office said that 12 people were killed at the scene and ...
  • Candlelit vigil in Moscow in memory of plane crash dead
    (12 Feb 2018) A candle-lit vigil was held outside Moscow's Christ the Saviour Cathedral on Monday evening for victims of Sunday's plane crash. The An-148 twi...
  • Lebanon's Al Bustan festival launches 25th edition with sense of 'mission accomplished'
    She won the seat previously held by her father, who died in a plane crash in the Mediterranean off Beirut in a heavy storm. Bustani, who had two small children, quickly determined she had no desire for a political life and stepped down after a year. With the outbreak of war in 1975, Bustani looked […]
  • Bizarre 1980 Plane Crash That Left A Nation Stunned Is Still Baffling Experts Today
    Bizarre 1980 Plane Crash That Left A Nation Stunned Is Still Baffling Experts Today Such was the case with the elusive Flight 870 from Italy, which crashed for reasons that still have not been determined. The mystery surrounding it continues to perplex not just surviving friends and family of those who ...
  • I Love to Read
    Captain Hiebert was killed in a plane crash in 1993 in northern Ontario. Shirley's career has been in health care, much of it in remote northern communities as a nurse practitioner and researcher. Her PhD research was done in collaboration with First Nations. Her newly released The Captain's Widow ...

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