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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,... »

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  • Air Canada Flight Returns to Montreal due to Engine Trouble https://t.co/jl5KV65EX3
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    about 20 hours ago
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    about 20 hours ago
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