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SpiceJet Plane Overruns Runway at Mumbai Airport

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
SpiceJet Plane Overruns Runway at Mumbai Airport

SpiceJet flight SG-703 overran the end of the runway at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, in Mumbai, India, on September 19th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 plane, flying from Varanasi, India, was attempting to land during heavy rain. The plane came to stop on soft ground. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

IndiGo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur After Bird Strike

Sunday, September 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur After Bird Strike

IndiGo Airlines flight 6E-827 returned to Raipur, India, on September 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Hyderabad, India, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed back safely. There were one hundred and seventy people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Smoke From APU Prompts Evacuation of Bhutan Airlines Plane at Kolkata Airport

Sunday, September 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
Smoke From APU Prompts Evacuation of Bhutan Airlines Plane at Kolkata Airport

Bhutan Airlines flight B3-700 was evacuated at Kolkata Airport in West Bengal, India, on September 9th. The Airbus A319-100 plane was preparing to depart for Bangkok, Thailand, when smoke was noticed emanating from the APU. The crew initiated an emergency evacuation. About twenty people were injured and were treated at the airport. Download article... »

GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Goa, India

Friday, September 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Goa, India

GoAir flight G8-345 made an emergency landing in Goa, India, on August 30th. The plane heading from Kochi to Mumbai, India, was diverted after the crew noticed a technical issue. The plane landed uneventfully. There were one hundred and sixty-six passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained safe. Download article as PDF »

IndiGo Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strikes

Friday, September 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strikes

IndiGo flight 6E-287 had to reject takeoff from Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India, on August 30th. The plane was accelerating to takeoff for Bangalore, India, when the crew rejected takeoff due to bird strikes. The plane safely returned to the apron. All one hundred and seventy-eight people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Srinagar

Monday, August 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Srinagar

Air India flight AI-822 had to return and make an emergency landing in Srinagar, India, on August 26th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Jammu, India, but had to turn back after the crew reported that they had not received a locked indication for the gear. The plane landed back safely. All one... »

Qatar Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Pilot Suffers Heart Attack

Sunday, August 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Qatar Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Pilot Suffers Heart Attack

Qatar Airways flight QR-964 had to make an emergency landing at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, India, on August 26th. The plane heading from Doha, Qatar, to Bali, Indonesia, was diverted after one of the pilots suffered a heart attack. The plane landed uneventfully. The pilot, Andre Dinu, 34, was rushed to Apollo... »

IndiGo Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nagpur, India

Saturday, August 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nagpur, India

IndiGo Airlines flight 6E-135 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Nagpur, India, on August 16th. The plane heading from Ahmedabad to Kolkata, India, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air Arabia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in India

Saturday, August 12, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Arabia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in India

Air Arabia flight G9-445 had to return and make an emergency landing in Thiruvananthapuram, India, on August 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, but had to return shortly afterwards due to technical issues. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and sixty-two passengers and seven crew members remained... »

Etihad Airways Plane makes Safe Landing in India After Tyre Burst

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Etihad Airways Plane makes Safe Landing in India After Tyre Burst

Etihad Airways flight EY-204 made a safe landing at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India, on July 31st. The Airbus A340-600 flying from Abu Dhabi, UAE, got a number of its tyres burst during the roll out. The plane was disabled after coming to a stop on the runway. All 196 passengers and 13... »

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