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VivaAerobus Plane Returns to Mexico due to Problem with Landing Gear

Saturday, May 5, 2018
By George Hatcher
VivaAerobus Plane Returns to Mexico due to Problem with Landing Gear

VivaAerobus flight VB-2307 had to return and make an emergency landing at Mérida International Airport, Mérida, Mexico, on May 2nd. The Airbus A320-200 flying to Guadalajara, Mexico, had to return due to a problem with its landing gear. The plane landed safely. All 166 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Southwest Airlines Plane Diverts to New Mexico due to Strange Odour

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Southwest Airlines Plane Diverts to New Mexico due to Strange Odour

Southwest Airlines flight WN-3562 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Albuquerque International Sunport, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, on March 11th. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Phoenix, Arizona, to Dallas Love, Texas, had to divert due to a strange odour, unusual heat, and electrical smoke in the cabin. The plane landed safely.... »

Delta Plane Returns to New Mexico after Bird Ingestion

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
By George Hatcher
Delta Plane Returns to New Mexico after Bird Ingestion

Delta Airlines flight DL-1185 had to return and make an emergency landing at Albuquerque International Sunport, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, on March 10th. The Boeing 757-200 flying to Atlanta, Georgia, had to return after one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Iberia Flight Rejects Takeoff From Mexico City

Saturday, March 3, 2018
By George Hatcher
Iberia Flight Rejects Takeoff From Mexico City

Iberia flight IB-6400 had to reject takeoff from Mexico City, Mexico, on February 28th. The Airbus A340-600 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Madrid, Spain, when the crew rejected takeoff due to an engine indication. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Volaris Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mexico City

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
By George Hatcher
Volaris Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mexico City

Volaris flight Y4-752 had to return and make an emergency landing in Mexico City, Mexico, on February 24th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Mexicali, Mexico, but had to turn back after smoke was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

13 Killed in Mexico Helicopter Crash

Monday, February 19, 2018
By George Hatcher

A military helicopter crashed on top of two vehicles in Oaxaca, Mexico, on February 16th. The incident happened when the helicopter, carrying officials including Mexican Interior Minister Alfonso Navarrete Prida and Oaxaca’s governor Alejandro Murat, was attempting to land at an airfield in Santiago Jamiltepec. All the occupants survived the crash, however, thirteen people... »

Aeromar Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mexico City

Sunday, December 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aeromar Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mexico City

Aeromar flight VW-240 had to return and make an emergency landing in Mexico City, Mexico, on December 22nd. The plane took off for Monclova, Mexico, but had to turn back due to an engine failure. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Interjet Flight Diverts to Guadalajara due to Engine Issue

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Interjet Flight Diverts to Guadalajara due to Engine Issue

Interjet flight 4O-2940 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Guadalajara, Mexico, on December 10th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Mexico City, Mexico, to Las Vegas, Nevada, was diverted due to an indication of low oil pressure in one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members... »

Aeromexico Flight Diverts to Queretaro due to Hydraulic Leak

Saturday, December 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aeromexico Flight Diverts to Queretaro due to Hydraulic Leak

Aeromexico flight AM-222 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Queretaro, Mexico, on December 6th. The plane heading from Mexico City to Chihuahua, Mexico, was diverted due to a hydraulic leak. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Volaris Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Veracruz International Airport

Friday, October 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Volaris Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Veracruz International Airport

Volaris Airlines flight Y4-714 made an emergency landing at Veracruz International Airport, Mexico, on October 25th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from Mexico City to Cancun, Mexico, was diverted due to a smoke detector indication. The plane landed safely. One passenger suffered a nervous breakdown and was rushed to a hospital. Two others were... »

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