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Tasman Cargo Airlines Flight Returns to Auckland due to Hydraulic Problem

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
By George Hatcher
Tasman Cargo Airlines Flight Returns to Auckland due to Hydraulic Problem

Tasman Cargo Airlines flight HJ-1 had to return and make an emergency landing in Auckland, New Zealand, on February 5th. The Boeing 757-200 freighter plane took off for Sydney, Australia, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a hydraulic problem. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Palmerston North

Friday, February 2, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Palmerston North

Air New Zealand flight NZ-8231 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Palmerston North, New Zealand, on February 1st. The plane heading from Rotorua to Wellington, New Zealand, was diverted due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

China Southern Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Auckland

Friday, January 19, 2018
By George Hatcher
China Southern Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Auckland

China Southern Airlines flight CZ-306 made an emergency landing in Auckland, New Zealand, on January 17th. The Boeing 777-300 plane took off for Guangzhou, China, but had to turn back after the crew noticed hydraulic problems. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air China Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Auckland

Sunday, December 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air China Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Auckland

Air China flight CA-784 had to return and make an emergency landing in Auckland, New Zealand, on December 15th. The Boeing 787-900 plane took off for Beijing, China, but had to turn back due to an engine failure. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air New Zealand Plane Returns to Auckland due to Engine Issue

Friday, December 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air New Zealand Plane Returns to Auckland due to Engine Issue

Air New Zealand flight NZ-30 had to return and make an emergency landing in Auckland, New Zealand, on December 6th. The Boeing 787-900 plane took off for Buenos Aires, Argentina, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an engine problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Auckland

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Auckland

Air New Zealand flight NZ-99 had to return and make an emergency landing in Auckland, New Zealand, on December 5th. The Boeing 787-900 plane took off for Narita International Airport, Japan, but had to turn back due to an engine problem. The plane landed back safely. All two hundred and sixty-eight passengers and fourteen... »

Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Palmerston North

Friday, December 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Palmerston North

Air New Zealand flight NZ-5255 made an emergency landing at Palmerston North Airport, New Zealand, on November 29th. The plane heading from Tauranga to Wellington, New Zealand, was diverted after an electrical odor was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air New Zealand Plane Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strike

Saturday, November 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air New Zealand Plane Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strike

Air New Zealand flight NZ-402 had to reject takeoff from Wellington, New Zealand, on November 3rd. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Auckland, New Zealand, when the crew rejected takeoff due to a bird strike. The plane safely returned to the apron. All one hundred and forty-eight people aboard remained uninjured.... »

Jetstar Flight Returns to Auckland due to Engine Issue

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jetstar Flight Returns to Auckland due to Engine Issue

Jetstar flight JQ-202 returned to Auckland, New Zealand, on October 28th. The Airbus A320-200 plane, heading to Sydney, Australia, was called back after debris was seen coming out of an engine’s tailpipe. The incident happened after a ground handler forgot a plastic clipboard onto an engine cowl. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard... »

Air New Zealand Flight Suffers Lightning Strike

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air New Zealand Flight Suffers Lightning Strike

Air New Zealand flight NZ-5755 suffered a lightning strike near Dunedin, New Zealand, on October 14th. The incident happened when the plane, flying from Christchurch, New Zealand, was descending toward Dunedin. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained uninjured. Download article as PDF »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • 2 dead in western Wyoming plane crash
    KUTV in Salt Lake City, Utah, reports the plane crashed around 3 p.m. Sunday a mile north of Evanston. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the single-engine plane was a Socata TBM-700. Unita County sheriff's officials said Monday the plane is registered to William and ...
  • Probable victims of plane crash near Utah border identified
    According to the Uintah County Sheriff's Office, in Wyoming, the plan is registered to William Patterson, with an Evanston, Wyoming address. The office said it is believed Michelle Patterson and William Patterson are the two people who were killed in the crash with no survivors. The county coroner, the ...
  • Iran Plane Crash
    The search for the Aseman Airlines plane that crashed in bad weather in Iran on Sunday continues, after earlier unconfirmed reports the aircraft had been fou...
  • Search for Iranian plane crash site halted
    Aseman Airlines flight EP3704 disappeared on Sunday morning in the Zagros mountains with 66 people on board. Updated Updated 1 hour ago. Iranian rescue teams were forced to suspend their hunt for a missing passenger plane for a second night on Monday as severe weather and hazardous ...
  • Cause of plane crash revealed
    National Transportation Safety Board investigators have made a preliminary report explaining what they believe caused a fatal plane crash near Oldenburg in December that killed pilot Dr. Louis Cantilena, 63, Potomac, Maryland; his daughter Dr. Amy Cantilena, 31, Potomac, Maryland; family friend Dr.
  • Iranian rescue teams search for plane wreckage
    Iranian search and rescue teams on Monday reached the site of a plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board, Iran's Press TV has reported.
  • Commercial Plane Crashes in Southern Iran, Killing 66 People
    Meteorologist Orelon Sidney explains how bad weather could have been the cause for a deadly plane crash in Iran. At a Glance. An Iranian commercial plane crashed on Sunday in southern Iran. All 65 people on board were killed in the crash. Foggy conditions were blamed for the crash into Mount ...
  • Iran plane crash: Officials say plane crash has been found
    Iran plane crash: Officials say plane crash has been found.
  • Rescue Team Finds Wreckage From Iranian Plane Crash
    A rescue helicopter flies over the Dena mountains, Iran, searching for wreckage of a plane. February 19, 2018.Ali Khodaei/Tasnim News Agency via AP. Trump's catch-22 with Iran and the Palestinians could blow up at Israel · Putin's Syrian dilemma: Back Israel or Iran? Not just a gimmick: Netanyahu's ...
  • 66 feared dead as plane crashes in Iran mountains
    Aseman Airlines flight EP3704 left Tehran around 0800 (local time) for the city of Yasuj, some 500km to the south, the airlines public relations chief Mohammad Tabatabai told state broadcaster IRIB.

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