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Cathay Dragon Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Sunday, August 5, 2018
By George Hatcher
Cathay Dragon Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Cathay Dragon flight KA-617 made an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on August 2nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Xiamen, China, was descending toward Hong Kong when the crew reported an issue with the nose wheel steering. The plane continued for a safe landing. All one hundred and sixty-two people aboard remained... »

Cathay Pacific Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Engine Issue

Sunday, August 5, 2018
By George Hatcher
Cathay Pacific Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Engine Issue

Cathay Pacific flight CX-171 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on August 1st. The Airbus A350-900 plane took off for Perth, Australia, but had to turn back due to an engine issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Tianjin Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Hail Strike

Sunday, July 29, 2018
By George Hatcher
Tianjin Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Hail Strike

Tianjin Airlines flight GS-7865 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Wuhan, China, on July 26th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Tianjin to Haikou, China, was diverted after it encountered hail that caused damage to windshield and nose. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Air India Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Cracked Windshield

Saturday, July 7, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Cracked Windshield

Air India flight AI-314 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on July 5th. The Boeing 787-800 plane took off for Kansai International Airport, Japan, but had to turn back due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and forty passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

Beijing Capital Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hangzhou

Thursday, May 31, 2018
By George Hatcher
Beijing Capital Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hangzhou

Beijing Capital Airlines flight JD-421 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hangzhou, China, on May 29th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Nha Trang, Vietnam, but had to turn back after the crew noticed cracks in a window. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Sichuan Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in China

Thursday, May 17, 2018
By George Hatcher
Sichuan Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in China

Sichuan Airlines flight 3U-8633 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Chengdu, China, on May 14th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading from Chongqing to Lhasa, China, was diverted after the right-hand windshield completely shattered, partially pulling the co-pilot out of the cockpit. The plane landed safely. The airline said the co-pilot received... »

Turkish Airlines Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Gear Problem

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Gear Problem

Turkish Airlines flight TK-6491 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on April 30th. The plane took off for Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, but had to turn back due to a gear problem. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Cathay Dragon Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Saturday, April 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Cathay Dragon Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Cathay Dragon flight KA-342 made an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on April 13th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Fukuoka, Japan, but had to turn back due to cabin pressure problems. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Nippon Cargo Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Friday, March 30, 2018
By George Hatcher
Nippon Cargo Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Nippon Cargo Airlines flight KZ-5207 made an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on March 29th. The Boeing 747-800 plane flying from Tokyo, Japan, was on final approach to Hong Kong when the crew received an engine fire indication. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Etihad Airlines Plane Returns to Hong Kong after Engine Shut Down

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
By George Hatcher
Etihad Airlines Plane Returns to Hong Kong after Engine Shut Down

Etihad Airlines flight EY-833 had to return and make an emergency landing at Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong, on March 10th. The Airbus A330-200 was en-route to Abu Dhabi, UAE, when the crew needed to shut down one of its engines. The plane landed safely. All 200 people aboard remained unhurt. Download article... »

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