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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:... »

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