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Kuopio-Bound Finnair Flight Suffers Lightning Strike

Thursday, July 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
Kuopio-Bound Finnair Flight Suffers Lightning Strike

Finnair flight AY-507 suffered a lightning strike on the way to Kuopio, Finland, on July 18th. The incident happened when the Embraer ERJ-190 plane was flying from Helsinki, Finland. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Plane Overruns Runway at Helsinki Airport

Thursday, July 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Norwegian Air Shuttle Plane Overruns Runway at Helsinki Airport

A Norwegian Air Shuttle plane overran the end of the runway after landing in Helsinki, Finland, on July 11th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 plane was performing flight DY-4287 from Stockholm, Sweden. There were one hundred and sixty-six people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Finnair Plane Returns to Finland after Bird Strike

Wednesday, July 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Finnair Plane Returns to Finland after Bird Strike

Finnair flight AY-703 had to return and make an emergency landing at Helsinki Airport, Finland, on July 2nd. The Airbus A319-100 flying to Dusseldorf, Germany, had to return due to bird strike. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Nordic Regional Airlines Flight Returns to Helsinki due to Gear Problem

Saturday, April 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
Nordic Regional Airlines Flight Returns to Helsinki due to Gear Problem

Nordic Regional Airlines flight AY-203 had to return and make an emergency landing in Helsinki, Finland, on April 7th. The plane took off for Kokkola, Finland, but had to turn back after the crew reported a gear problem. The plane landed back uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Norra Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Helsinki, Finland

Sunday, April 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Norra Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Helsinki, Finland

Nordic Regional Airlines (Norra) flight AY-215 had to return and make an emergency landing in Helsinki, Finland, on April 1st. The plane took off for Mariehamn, Finland, but had to turn back due to cabin pressure issues. The plane landed back safely. All 34 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Nordic Regional Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Finland

Friday, January 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Nordic Regional Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Finland

Nordic Regional Airlines flight AY-499 had to make an emergency landing in Helsinki, Finland, on January 3rd. The plane took off for Joensuu, Finland, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. The airline arranged a replacement plane for... »

Nordic Regional Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Finland

Monday, December 12, 2016
By George Hatcher
Nordic Regional Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Finland

Nordic Regional Airlines flight AY-487 made an emergency landing in Joensuu, Finland, on December 11th. The plane was flying from Helsinki, Finland, when the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane continued for a safe landing. All 30 passengers and 4 crew members remained unharmed. The flight was being operated... »

Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Lightning Strike

Sunday, November 20, 2016
By George Hatcher
Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Lightning Strike

Finnair flight AY-427 had to return and make an emergency landing in Helsinki, Finland, on November 19th. The plane took off for Rovaniemi, Finland, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a lightning strike. The plane landed safely. All 166 people aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers.... »

Norwegian International Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Finland after Lightning Strike

Monday, April 25, 2016
By George Hatcher
Norwegian International Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Finland after Lightning Strike

Norwegian International Airlines flight D8-5620 made a safe landing at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, Helsinki, Finland, on April 23rd. The Boeing 737-800, flying from Barcelona, Spain, to Helsinki, was on approach to runway when it was struck by lightning. The plane landed safely. All people onboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Lightning Strike

Monday, April 11, 2016
By George Hatcher
Finnair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Lightning Strike

Finnair flight AY-165 had to return and make an emergency landing in Helsinki, Finland, on April 8th. The plane took off for to Saint Petersburg, Russia, but had to turn back after a lightning strike caused some electrical problems. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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