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Bird-Hit Air Arabia Flight Diverts to Lucknow, India

Sunday, March 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Air Arabia Flight Diverts to Lucknow, India

Air Arabia flight G9-532 made an emergency landing in Lucknow, India, on March 24th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Kathmandu, Nepal, to Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, was diverted due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Delhi

Thursday, March 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Delhi

British Airways flight BA-143 made an emergency landing in Delhi, India, on March 19th. The Boeing 777-200 plane was coming from Heathrow Airport, England, when the crew declared an emergency due to reports of smoke originating from the aft galley. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. It is believed... »

SpiceJet Flight Diverts to Hyderabad due to Foul Odor from Lavatory

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
SpiceJet Flight Diverts to Hyderabad due to Foul Odor from Lavatory

SpiceJet flight SG-192 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Hyderabad, India, on March 5th. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Bangalore to Delhi, India, was diverted due to a foul odor coming from a lavatory. The plane landed safely. All 188 passengers and 6 crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Delhi-Bound Oman Air Plane Hits Severe Turbulence

Monday, March 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delhi-Bound Oman Air Plane Hits Severe Turbulence

Oman Air flight WY-245 encountered severe turbulence while heading to Delhi, India, on March 4th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Muscat, Oman, when it was hit by turbulence that injured several people. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were given medical attention immediately after landing. Download article as PDF »

Ethiopian Airlines Flight Diverts to Delhi due to Technical Issues

Monday, February 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Ethiopian Airlines Flight Diverts to Delhi due to Technical Issues

Ethiopian Airlines flight ET-8806 made an emergency landing in Delhi, India, on February 25th. The plane en-route from Mumbai, India, to Kathmandu, Nepal, was diverted due to a technical issue. The plane landed safely. There were 255 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Indian Air Force Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing due to Technical Snag

Monday, February 20, 2017
By George Hatcher

An Indian Air Force helicopter had to make an emergency landing in a field in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, on February 19th. The MI 8 helicopter was heading from Yelahanka Air Force Station, Bengaluru, Karnataka to Sulur Air Force Station, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, when the pilot decided to land in emergency due to a technical... »

Fighter Jets Intercept Jet Airways Plane After Loss of Communication

Sunday, February 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
Fighter Jets Intercept Jet Airways Plane After Loss of Communication

Jet Airways flight 9W-118 was intercepted by two fighter planes due to loss of communication on February 16. The Boeing 777-300 plane was heading from Mumbai, India, to London, England, when it lost communication with the ATC. Two fighter jets intercepted the aircraft and subsequently, the communication was restored. The plane continued for a... »

GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Delhi

Thursday, February 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Delhi

GoAir flight G8-329 had to make an emergency landing in Delhi, India, on February 14th. The plane flying from Mumbai, India, was descending toward Delhi when the crew declared an emergency due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Delhi Airport

Friday, February 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Delhi Airport

GoAir flight G8-557 made an emergency landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, India, on February 8th. According to the airline, the plane took off for Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, but had to turn back “due to technical reasons.” The plane landed safely. All 187 passengers and 6 crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Air India Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Jaipur

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Jaipur

Air India flight AI-436 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Jaipur, India, on February 6th. The plane flying from Bhopal to Delhi, India, was diverted due to poor weather conditions in Delhi. However, as the plane approached Jaipur, the crew requested a priority landing reporting low fuel indications. The plane landed... »

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