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Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mumbai

Thursday, May 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mumbai

Air India flight AI-669 had to return and make an emergency landing in Mumbai, India, on May 22nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Bhubaneswar, India, but had to turn back after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed back safely. All 155 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Cathay Pacific Flight Returns to India After Bird Strike

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cathay Pacific Flight Returns to India After Bird Strike

Cathay Pacific flight CX-646 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hyderabad, India, on May 21st. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Hong Kong, China, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All 244 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Etihad Airlines Plane Returns to India after Engine Problem

Sunday, May 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Etihad Airlines Plane Returns to India after Engine Problem

Etihad Airlines flight EY-207 returned and made an emergency landing at Jaipur International Airport, Rajasthan, India, on May 10th. The Airbus A319-100 flying to Abu Dhabi, UAE, had to return due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. All 106 people aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Air India Plane Over-runs Runway in India

Saturday, May 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Over-runs Runway in India

Air India flight AI-849 made a safe emergency landing at Pune Airport, Maharashtra, India, on May 12th. The Airbus A321-200 flying from Delhi, India, had landed safely but it over-ran the end of runway. The passengers were evacuated via slides. All 152 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Jet Airways Plane Returns to India after Tail Strike

Saturday, May 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jet Airways Plane Returns to India after Tail Strike

Jet Airways flight 9W-70 had to return and make an emergency landing at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India, on May 12th. The Boeing 737-900 flying to Bangkok, Thailand, had to return due to possible trail strike. The plane landed safely. All 180 passengers and 8 crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Emirates Plane makes Safe Landing in India after Bird Strike

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Emirates Plane makes Safe Landing in India after Bird Strike

Emirates flight EK-570 made a safe emergency landing at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata, India, on May 8th. The Boeing 777-300 flying from Dubai, UAE, was about to reach when its left engine was hit by a bird. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

SpiceJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problem

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
SpiceJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problem

SpiceJet flight SG-1004 had to return and make an emergency landing in Vijayawada, India, on April 24th. The plane took off for Hyderabad, India, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine problem. The plane landed back safely. All 75 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Air India Flight Makes Safe Landing in Kolkata

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Air India Flight Makes Safe Landing in Kolkata

Air India flight AI-401 made a safe landing after a bird strike near Kolkata, India, on April 24th. The Boeing 787-800 plane flying from Delhi, India, was on approach to Kolkata when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All 254 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Indigo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur, India

Monday, April 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Indigo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur, India

Indigo Airlines flight 6E-252 made an emergency landing in Raipur, India, on April 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Kolkata, India, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed back uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers. Download article as... »

Air Arabia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kolkata

Saturday, April 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Arabia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kolkata

Air Arabia flight G9-522 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Kolkata, India, on April 6th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Chittagong, Bangladesh, to Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, was diverted after smoke was noticed in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. There were 164 passengers and 17 crew members aboard at... »

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