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Finnair Flight Returns to Latvia due to Technical Fault

Sunday, January 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Finnair Flight Returns to Latvia due to Technical Fault

Finnair flight AY-1072 had to return and make an emergency landing in Riga, Latvia, on January 12th. The plane took off for Helsinki, Finland, but had to turn back due to a technical fault. The plane landed back safely. All twenty-eight passengers and four crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

AirBaltic Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Latvia

Monday, August 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
AirBaltic Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Latvia

AirBaltic flight BT-402 had to return and make an emergency landing in Riga, Latvia, on August 12th. The plane took off for Kiev, Ukraine, but had to turn back due to an oil pressure indication problem. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

AirBaltic Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Latvia

Friday, December 30, 2016
By George Hatcher
AirBaltic Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Latvia

AirBaltic flight BT-136 had to make an emergency landing in Riga, Latvia, on December 28th. The plane was flying from Copenhagen, Denmark, when the crew reported a gear indication and performed a go-around to work checklists. The plane subsequently continued for a safely landing. All 64 passengers and 4 crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Ryanair Plane Returns to Latvia due to Fuel Leakage

Wednesday, October 28, 2015
By George Hatcher
Ryanair Plane Returns to Latvia due to Fuel Leakage

Ryanair flight FR-8086 had to return and make an emergency landing at Riga International Airport, Riga, Latvia, on October 26. The Boeing 737-800, en-route to Charleroi, Belgium, had to return due to suspected fuel leakage in one of its engine. The plane landed safely. All 176 passengers and 6 crew members aboard remained unhurt.... »

SunExpress Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Latvia

Saturday, May 16, 2015
By George Hatcher
SunExpress Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Latvia

SunExpress flight XQ943 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Riga, Latvia, on May 14. The plane, en-route from Helsinki Airport, Finland to Adnan Menderes Airport, Turkey, had to divert after the cabin lost pressure and oxygen masks deployed. The Boeing 737 plane landed safely. No one was hurt. Download article as... »

Air Baltic Flight Cancelled

Tuesday, November 30, 2010
By George Hatcher
Air Baltic Flight Cancelled

Pictured: An Air Baltic De Havilland Canada DHC-8-402Q Dash 8 at Dusseldorf – International ( Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Rainer Bexten What: Air Baltic de Havilland Dash 8-400 en route from Riga Latvia to Brussels Where: Riga When: Nov 29th 2010 Who: 73 passengers and 4 crew Why:... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Man dies in glider aircraft crash in NSW
    Emergency services were called to Piper's Airfield in Eglinton near Bathurst just after 1pm on Sunday after reports a powered glider had crashed and ignited a grassfire. The 75-year-old male pilot died at the scene, police say. A male pilot has died in a glider plane crash in central NSW. Photo: 7 News.
  • Bathurst glider crash, emergency services called | Photos, pictures
    PHOTOS: Plane crash in Bathurst. Update 3.56pm. A 75-YEAR-OLD man was killed in a glider crash near Bathurst on Sunday afternoon. Emergency services were called to the Piper's Airfield at Eglinton just before 1pm following reports that a glider had crashed into a field. The wreckage was located in ...
  • Plane crash into river in illinios
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  • Military families gather in San Diego for updates on loved ones missing-in-action
    Former Marine Cpl. Ruben Valencia spoke highly of his childhood friend Navy journalist Raul Antonion Guerra, whose remains from a plane crash during the Vietnam War were recovered in June 2007. (JOHN GASTALDO). During a remembrance ceremony, the relatives held up photographs and ...
  • Two years after BSF officer died in plane crash, children still wait for pension
    NEW DELHI: Saloni, the 23-year-old daughter of Border Security Force (BSF) Sub-Inspector Ravindra Kumar, who died in a plane crash at Indira Gandhi International Airport in 2015, doesn't think that the security forces take good care of families of deceased personnel. “My father died in December 2015 ...
  • Bathurst place crash, emergency services called | Photos, pictures
    Police, fire, ambulance and rescue crews were called to Piper's Airfield in Eglinton just after 1pm on Sunday with reports a place had crashed which had then ignited a grass fire. NSW Rural Fire Service Operational Officer Brett Taylor confirmed a plane had crashed. “A powered glider was on fire when it ...
  • Noteworthy
    MLB: Although an autopsy report says retired star pitcher Roy Halladay had evidence of amphetamine, morphine and an insomnia drug in his system when he died in a small plane crash in Florida last year, it is unclear whether the drugs played a role as the NTSB hasn't identified a cause of the crash.
  • Roy Halladay's autopsy reveals he had drugs in his system during plane crash
    The autopsy of former All-Star Major League Baseball pitcher Roy Halladay was released, showing he had drugs in his system when he crashed his small plane off the coast of Florida last year. The cause of death was blunt force trauma.
  • Caught plane crash
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  • Skiers remember a fallen friend while hitting the slopes
    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Skiers in our area took to the slopes Saturday while also remembering the life of a fellow skier. Mount La Crosse held its annual Dan Nagy Memorial ski race Saturday afternoon. Nagy was a skier who would ski at Mt. La Crosse before he died just over a decade ago […]

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