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United Airlines Flight Returns to Guam due to Engine Problem

Thursday, November 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Returns to Guam due to Engine Problem

United Airlines flight UA-828 had to return and make an emergency landing in Guam, on November 27th. The Boeing 777-200 plane took off for Narita International Airport, Japan, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an engine problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as... »

Jetstar Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Guam

Monday, August 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Jetstar Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Guam

Jetstar flight JQ-12 made an emergency landing in Guam, on August 6th. The plane flying from Tokyo Narita Airport, Japan, to Coolangatta in Queensland, Australia, was diverted after the crew had to shut down one of the engines due to a low oil pressure indication. The plane landed safely. All 320 people aboard remained... »

China Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Guam

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
By George Hatcher
China Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Guam

China Airlines flight CI-25 had to make an emergency landing in Guam, on April 17th. The Boeing 737-800 took off for Taipei, Taiwan, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All 109 passengers and 13 crew members remained unharmed. The airline arranged a... »

The Guam Question: What Happened on Flight 001?

Sunday, October 9, 2011
By George Hatcher
The Guam Question: What Happened on Flight 001?

United/Continental flights to Guam have been laden with issues. Landing gear problems and other issues abound; and it happened again on Sunday, the fifth time in a month. This was aother emergency landing, although officially they are saying there was no incident. There was a nose gear problem reported, however; and the safe landing... »

Another United/Continental Emergency over Guam International Airport

Monday, October 3, 2011
By George Hatcher
Another  United/Continental Emergency over Guam International Airport

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Yunjin Lee – Korea Aero Photo What: United/Continental 767-400 en route from Honolulu to Guam Where: Guam International Airport When: Oct 2, 2011 Who: 247 passengers Why: Would you believe it? On approach to Guam (again) there was a problem with a United/Continental flight.(We’ve... »

Guam Route Emergencies Reflecting Vigilance or Roulette?

Friday, September 23, 2011
By George Hatcher

After four emergency landings in Guam in the past couple of weeks, Continental/United made a statement to the press. Actually, four emergency landings…that’s not that unusual, is it? Of course, they were all at the same airport, with the same airline. I’ve written here recently about shabby looking, poorly maintained commercial airlines. As frequently... »

Continental Loses Navigation over Guam

Wednesday, September 1, 2010
By George Hatcher
Continental Loses Navigation over Guam

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Dobel What: Continental Airlines Boeing 737-700 en route from Guam) to Nagoya Where: Guam When: Sep 1 2010 Who: 44 passenger Why: While en route, the flight developed problems with navigation and had to return to Guam, where they made a safe landing. No... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Incorrect weight caused Sunshine Coast light plane crash, expert report rules
    Investigators have ruled the cause of a light plane crash on the Sunshine Coast last year was incorrect weight distribution, which increased the chance of a mid-air stall and destabilised the aircraft. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau released its crash report on Tuesday after the South ...
  • Questions remain over Vic DFO plane crash
    One year after a fatal light plane crash at a Melbourne shopping centre, the cause remains unknown and a fresh investigation has been launched. Updated Updated 2 hours ago. Five men were killed when a light plane plunged into a Melbourne shopping centre and a year later investigators are still ...
  • Rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    Time is ticking as Iranian rescue teams search the Zagros Mountains trying to locate the wreckage of a missing Aseman Airliner that crashed there on Sunday morning with 66 people on board. The missing plane was an ATR 72-500 twin-engine turboprop. It left the capital city of Tehran to Yasuj, ...
  • Iranian rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims The Associated Press. In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims weep in the village of Bideh, at the area that the plane crashed, southern Iran, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.
  • Iranian Plane Crash Site Found, All 65 on Board Reportedly Killed
    Search and rescue forces on Monday located the crash site of a plane in Iran where all passengers and crew were killed, according to Iran's Press TV. The Aseman Airlines ATR-72—a small, short-distance twin engine plane—had 65 people on board when it crashed into Mount Dena in southern Iran on ...
  • WY Plane Crash
    The plane crashed around 3 p.m. Sunday a mile north of Evanston. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the single-engine plane was a Socata TBM-700. Unita County sheriff's officials said Monday the plane is registered to William and Michelle Patterson and they are believed to ...
  • One dead in plane crash south of Carson City
    One person is confirmed dead in the crash of a twin-engined light passenger plane off of Hobo Hot Springs Road south of ...
  • Pilot in Longmont plane crash remains in serious condition
    An airplane lies on its roof along the runway at Vance Brand Municipal Airport in Longmont on Friday afternoon. (Lewis Geyer / Staff Photographer). The pilot of a small plane that crashed on Friday remains in serious condition and the flight instructor has since been released from the hospital, according ...
  • Ramaphosa sends condolences to Iran after plane crash
    "On behalf of the government and the people of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed a message of condolences to the government and the people of the Islamic Republic of Iran following the plane crash that occurred in the Zagros Mountain Range on ...
  • Rescuers reach plane crash site in Iran mountains
    A group of relatives of passengers of an Iran Aseman Airline flight gathers around a mosque at the Mehr-Abad airport in Tehran, Iran, on Sunday after reports that the plane had crashed. Photo by Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA-EFE. Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Rescue teams reached the snow-capped mountains of ...

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