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TAROM Plane makes Emergency Landing in Spain due to Bird Ingestion

Friday, May 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
TAROM Plane makes Emergency Landing in Spain due to Bird Ingestion

TAROM flight RO-415 made a safe emergency landing at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport, Madrid, Spain, on May 4th. The Boeing 737-300 flying from Bucharest Otopeni, Romania was about to land when one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. All 120 passengers remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Germanwings Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Engine Failure

Friday, April 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Germanwings Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Engine Failure

Germanwings flight 4U-4099 had to reject takeoff from Palma, Majorca, Spain, on April 6th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Dortmund, Germany, when one of the engines emitted a loud bang. The crew subsequently rejected take off and safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Spain

Thursday, March 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Spain

Lufthansa flight LH-1825 had to return for an emergency landing in Bilbao, Spain, on February 27th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Munich, Germany, but had to turn back due to a cargo door indication. The plane landed safely. There were 109 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download... »

Iberia Express Flight Rejects Take Off From Lanzarote, CI

Thursday, January 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
Iberia Express Flight Rejects Take Off From Lanzarote, CI

Iberia Express flight I2-3857 had to reject take off from Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain, on January 16th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Madrid, Spain, when the crew decided to reject take off to check some aircraft systems. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

British Airways Plane Rejects Take Off From Malaga

Thursday, January 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
British Airways Plane Rejects Take Off From Malaga

British Airways flight BA-2713 had to reject take off from Malaga, Spain, on January 3rd. The plane was accelerating to take off for Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom, when the crew rejected take off due to a safety warning. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article... »

Vueling Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off Due To Bird Strike

Monday, January 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Vueling Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off Due To Bird Strike

Vueling Airlines flight VY-9013 had to reject take off from Malaga, Spain, on December 31st. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Toulouse, France, when the crew reported a bird strike and rejected take off. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged a replacement... »

Caribbean Airlines Plane makes Emergency landing in Tobago due to Fire Indication

Friday, December 9, 2016
By George Hatcher

Caribbean Airlines flight BW-1541 made an emergency landing in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, on December 5th. The plane was flying from Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago, when the crew declared an emergency due to a fire indication for left engine. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit EasyJet Switzerland Flight Makes Safe Landing in Spain

Tuesday, November 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit EasyJet Switzerland Flight Makes Safe Landing in Spain

EasyJet Switzerland flight U2-1337 made a safe landing following a bird strike in Santiago De Compostela, Spain, on November 20th. The plane flying from Geneva, Switzerland, was on approach to Santiago De Compostela when it suffered a bird strike. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged a... »

United Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off due to Engine Failure

Sunday, October 30, 2016
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off due to Engine Failure

United Airlines flight UA-141 had to reject take off from Barcelona, Spain, on October 28th. The plane was accelerating to take off for Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, when the crew reported failure of left engine and rejected take off. The plane was towed to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained safe.... »

Caribbean Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Fire Indication

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
By George Hatcher
Caribbean Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Fire Indication

Caribbean Airlines flight BW-1517 made an emergency landing in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, on October 24th. The plane was flying from Tobago when the crew declared an emergency due to an engine fire indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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