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Transavia Plane Makes Hard Landing at Marrakesh Menara Airport

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Transavia Plane Makes Hard Landing at Marrakesh Menara Airport

Transavia flight HV-5753 made a hard landing at Marrakesh Menara Airport, Morocco, on October 10th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Amsterdam, Netherlands, was on final approach to Marrakesh when the crew aborted the approach due to gusting winds. The plane subsequently positioned for another approach but touched down hard. No injuries were reported.... »

Royal Air Maroc Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Morocco

Monday, September 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Royal Air Maroc Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Morocco

Royal Air Maroc flight AT-981 made an emergency landing in Casablanca, Morocco, on September 9th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Lisbon, Portugal, 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 »

British Airways Plane Returns to Morocco after Engine Issue

Saturday, January 2, 2016
By George Hatcher
British Airways Plane Returns to Morocco after Engine Issue

British Airways flight BA-2667 had to return and make an emergency landing at Marrakech-Menara Airport, Marrakech, Morocco, on December 31. The Airbus A320-200, en-route to London, UK, had to returned due to some disturbance with its engine. The crew had to shut the engine down mid-air. The plane landed safely. All passengers onboard remained... »

Bomb Threat Prompts Turkish Airlines Jet to Divert

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
By George Hatcher
Bomb Threat Prompts Turkish Airlines Jet to Divert

Turkish Airlines flight 15 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Casablanca, Morocco, on March 30. The Boeing 777 was en-route from Istanbul, Turkey, to Sao Paulo, Brazil, when the crew received a note on which ‘bomb’ was written. The crew then reported the situation and sought permission for an emergency landing.... »

Air France Rio-Paris Airbus Loses Engine, Diverts to Casablanca

Saturday, November 17, 2012
By George Hatcher
Air France Rio-Paris Airbus Loses Engine, Diverts to Casablanca

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Yan David What: Air France Airbus A330 en route from Rio to Paris Where: Casablanca When: October 16, 2012 Who: 201 passengers, 12 crew Why: After taking of from Rio on Thursday, one of the Airbus330-200 engines was damaged. Pilots diverted to Casablanca where... »

Moroccan AF Plane Down, 80 fatalities

Wednesday, July 27, 2011
By George Hatcher
Moroccan AF Plane Down, 80 fatalities

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Bnaf What: Royal Moroccan Air Force Lockheed C-130H Hercules CNA-OQ en route from Dakhla Western Sahara to Goulimime Airport, Morocco (Flight global released the route as Agadir-Eyes-Dakhla) Where: 6.3 miles East of Goulimime (Guelmim)Airport,Morocco When: 26 JUL 2011 at 9 a.m. Who: 80 aboard,... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • 3 people die in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana
    3 people die in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana. OLDENBURG, Ind. (AP) -- State police say three people have died in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles says the crash of the single-engine Cessna plane near Oldenburg, Indiana, also killed one dog aboard ...
  • Small plane crash kills 3 people and a dog in Franklin County
    Three people and a dog were killed when a small plane crashed in Franklin County on Saturday. Indiana State Police say the single-engine Cessna plane was tra...
  • Drone footage shows wreckage from Franklin Co. plane crash
    Sky 9 captured footage of the wreckage from a small airplane crash in Franklin County, Indiana.
  • 3 people, 1 dog killed in Indiana plane crash
    FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. (WKRC) - Three people and a dog are dead after a small plane crashed Saturday night near Oldenburg, Indiana.Indiana State Police confirmed the crash happened around 9 p.m. in a wooded area behind a residence along Hamburg Road near Se.
  • Plane crash in El Cajon
    A small plane carrying three passengers crashed Sunday morning in Santee in when it struck a light pole. The plane crashed into a fence and caught fire,
  • Dog Is Only Survivor Of Plane Crash — Makes His Way Out Of Wreckage To Nearby House
    When responders got to the plane crash site in Indiana on Saturday, all on board the plane had perished, except one dog that had made his way to a nearby house. The folks in the house took him in and cared for the injured dog until a veterinarian was reached. The plane had departed from […]
  • The Plane Crash
    The Plane Crash - Made by TFL Gaming - View all tinxotaylor's Rockstar Editor videos at http://socialclub.rockstargames.com/member/tinxotaylor.
  • Pilot injured in small plane crash is Franklin County airport director
    Louisburg, N.C. — The pilot of a small plane that crashed Saturday afternoon has been identified by officials as a Franklin County Airport Director. Steve Merritt, a flight instructor and the manager of the Triangle North Executive Airport in Louisburg, is listed in critical condition Sunday after surgery at ...
  • UPDATED: Plane crash claims three lives
    Three persons and one dog were killed as a result of a small plane crash near Oldenburg Saturday evening, Dec. 16, according to a press release by Indiana State Police Sgt. Stephen Wheeles, Versailles District public information officer. About 9:10 p.m., the ISP was notified that an aircraft had crashed ...
  • 3 hurt when plane crashes near Gillepie Field
    A small plane carrying three passengers crashed Sunday morning in Santee in when it struck a light pole. The plane crashed into a fence and caught fire, damaging Cox Communications trucks in an adjacent parking lot. Karen KucherContact Reporter. Three people were injured early Sunday when a ...

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  • Single-Engine Plane Crashes Near Gillespie Field https://t.co/zE1M2WabPk via @nbcsandiego
    about 12 hours ago
  • Ryanair Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Fuel Leak https://t.co/NUSTvQy8GU
    about 14 hours ago
  • Plane crash reported in El Cajon near Gillespie Field https://t.co/rczeJA3ag0
    about 14 hours ago
  • Plane headed to Frederick crashes in Indiana, killing 3 people and 1 dog https://t.co/fDpWTMFdfT
    about 14 hours ago
  • Air China Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Auckland https://t.co/X0gsRzjIOc
    about 14 hours ago