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Myanmar National Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dawei, Myanmar

Sunday, April 15, 2018
By George Hatcher
Myanmar National Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dawei, Myanmar

Myanmar National Airlines flight UB-313 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Dawei, Myanmar, on April 14th. The plane heading from Yangon to Myeik, Myanmar, was diverted after the crew noticed an engine oil leak. The plane landed safely. All sixty-nine passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

UPS Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Myanmar

Saturday, March 3, 2018
By George Hatcher
UPS Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Myanmar

UPS flight 5X-3 made an emergency landing in Yangon, Myanmar, on February 28th. The plane heading from Hong Kong, China, to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was diverted after the crew received a fire indication. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Singapore Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Myanmar

Friday, February 9, 2018
By George Hatcher
Singapore Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Myanmar

Singapore Airlines flight SQ-449 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Mandalay, Myanmar, on February 7th. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading from Dhaka, Bangladesh, to Singapore was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Cathay Dragon Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Problem

Sunday, September 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cathay Dragon Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Problem

Cathay Dragon flight KA-169 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Mandalay, Myanmar, on August 31st. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Kolkata, India, to Hong Kong, China, was diverted due to a hydraulic issue. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and thirty passengers and seven crew members remained safe. Download... »

Philippine Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

Thursday, July 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Philippine Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

Philippine Airlines flight PR-658 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Yangon, Myanmar, on July 10th. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading from Manila, Philippines, to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was diverted due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and seventy-seven passengers and thirteen crew members remained unharmed.... »

Myanmar Military Plane Carrying 122 People Crashes into Andaman Sea

Friday, June 9, 2017
By George Hatcher

A Myanmar military plane crashed into Andaman Sea near the city of Dawei, Myanmar, on June 7th. The plane, carrying one hundred and twenty-two people, had disappeared from the radar around thirty minutes after it took off from Myeik, Myanmar. Among the occupants were soldiers and their family members. Authorities said they have found... »

Myanmar National Airlines Flight Hit by Pigeons in Heho

Sunday, May 29, 2016
By George Hatcher

Myanmar National Airlines flight UB-414 was hit by several pigeons at Heho Airport in Myanmar, on May 25th. The plane was accelerating to take off for Yangon, Myanmar, when its left engine ingested several pigeons. The pilots continued to take off and landed back safely. All 75 people aboard remained safe. The airline arranged... »

Military Helicopter Crashes in Myanmar

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
By George Hatcher

A Myanmar Air Force helicopter crashed into a reservoir near Meikhtila, Myanmar, on April 26th. Authorities said the Bell-206 helicopter, that took off from Meiktila airport, was on a training exercise when it went down due to engine failure. There were two pilots aboard at the time; both of them were rescued by fishermen.... »

Jet Airways Flight Diverts to Yangon International Airport

Friday, January 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Jet Airways Flight Diverts to Yangon International Airport

Jet Airways flight 9W-070 had to return and make an emergency landing at Yangon International Airport, Myanmar, on January 5. The Boeing 737 plane took off from the Chhtrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai, India, and was heading to Bangkok, Thailand, when the pilots decided to return due to a technical snag. The plane... »

Dragonair Plane Returns to Myanmar After Bird Strike

Monday, November 30, 2015
By George Hatcher
Dragonair Plane Returns to Myanmar After Bird Strike

Dragonair flight KA-251 had to return and make an emergency landing in Yangon, Myanmar, on November 25. The Airbus A321-200 took off for Hong Kong, China, but had to return shortly afterwards after its windshield cracked due to a bird hit. The plane landed back safely. None of the 131 people aboard were hurt.... »

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