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Korean Air Flight Returns to Seoul After Hydraulic Failure

Friday, March 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
Korean Air Flight Returns to Seoul After Hydraulic Failure

Korean Air flight KE-137 had to return for an emergency landing in Seoul, South Korea, on February 28th. The Airbus A330-200 plane took off for Nadi, Fiji, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a hydraulic failure. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 115 people aboard at the time; all of them remained... »

Jin Air Flight Returns to Seoul After Engine Fire Indication

Friday, February 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jin Air Flight Returns to Seoul After Engine Fire Indication

Jin Air flight LJ-23 had to return and make an emergency landing in Seoul, South Korea, on February 8th. The Boeing 777-200 plane took off for Angeles, Philippines, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine fire indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Asiana Airlines Flight Diverts to Jeju Island Due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Saturday, January 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Asiana Airlines Flight Diverts to Jeju Island Due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Asiana Airlines flight OZ-707 had to make an emergency landing in Jeju Island, South Korea, on January 5th. The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Seoul, South Korea, to Angeles, Philippines, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 166 passengers and 8 crew members aboard at the time;... »

Korean Air Plane’s Tyres Deflate during Roll out in South Korea

Tuesday, August 2, 2016
By George Hatcher
Korean Air Plane’s Tyres Deflate during Roll out in South Korea

Korean Air flight KE-718’s both nose tyres deflated after landing at Jeju International Airport, Jeju City, South Korea, on July 29th. The Boeing 737-900 flying from Tokyo, Japan, had landed on Jeju’s runway when the incident occurred. All 148 passengers onboard disembarked safely. The aircraft is still on the ground since the occurrence. Download... »

UPS Plane Rejects Takeoff in South Korea

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
UPS Plane Rejects Takeoff in South Korea

United Parcel Service flight 5X-61 had to reject takeoff at Incheon International Airport, Incheon, South Korea, on June 6th. The McDonnell Douglas-11 was accelerating to takeoff for Anchorage, Alaska, when the crew had to abort taking-off at a high speed. The plane received substantial damage after it overran the runway and had its nose... »

Air Busan Plane Diverts and Makes Emergency Landing in South Korea

Monday, April 4, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air Busan Plane Diverts and Makes Emergency Landing in South Korea

Air Busan plane had to divert and make an emergency landing at Jeju International Airport, Jeju, South Korea, on April 2nd. The Airbus A321-200, en-route from Busan, South Korea to Cambodia, was mid air when the crew detected some problem with the weather radar, prompting the plane to divert. The plane landed uneventfully. All... »

Korean Airlines Plane Returns to Seoul Airport

Friday, March 4, 2016
By George Hatcher
Korean Airlines Plane Returns to Seoul Airport

Korean Airlines flight KE-621 had to return and make an emergency landing in Seoul, South Korea, on March 1st. The Boeing 777-300 took off for Manila, Philippines, but had to return shortly afterwards after its nose gear failed to retract. The plane landed uneventfully. All 267 people aboard remained safe. The incident is under... »

Jeju Air Plane Makes Safe Landing in South Korea

Monday, December 28, 2015
By George Hatcher
Jeju Air Plane Makes Safe Landing in South Korea

Jeju Air flight 7C-101 returned and made a safe landing at Gimpo International Airport, Gimpo, Seoul, South Korea, on December 24. The Boeing 727-800, flying from Gimpo, to Jeju, South Korea, had to return in emergency due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All the passengers onboard remained safe. Download article... »

2nd Combat Aviation Brigade’s Chopper Makes Emergency Landing in South Korea

Monday, August 24, 2015
By George Hatcher
2nd Combat Aviation Brigade’s Chopper Makes Emergency Landing in South Korea

A chopper, belonging to the 2nd Combat Aviation Brigade, made an emergency landing near Camp Humphreys, located close to South Korea’s Anjeong-ri and Pyeongtaek metropolitan areas, on August 24. The OH –58 Kiowa Warrior helicopter was on a routine maintenance flight around the camp when it had to land in emergency. Both pilots sustained... »

Two Fighter Jets Make Emergency Landing in South Korea

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
By George Hatcher

Two F-16 jets made an emergency landing at Muan International Airport, South Korea, on April 7. Air Force officials said the Kunsan Air Base fighter jets had to land in emergency after one of them experienced engine trouble. The jets departed from Gunsan Airport and were on a training flight over Jeolla-do when the... »

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    about 12 hours ago
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    about 16 hours ago
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    about 16 hours ago