Switzerland

JU-Air Plane Crashes in Swiss Alps; 20 Dead

Sunday, August 5, 2018
By George Hatcher

A JU-Air plane crashed on the Piz Segnas mountain in Switzerland, on August 4th. The incident happened when the plane was heading from Locarno to Dubendorf, Switzerland. There were seventeen passengers and three crew members aboard at the time; all of them were killed in the crash. The accident is under investigation. Download article... »

Edelweiss Air Flight Rejects Takeoff From Zurich

Friday, July 20, 2018
By George Hatcher
Edelweiss Air Flight Rejects Takeoff From Zurich

Edelweiss Air flight WK-360 had to reject takeoff from Zurich, Switzerland, on July 17th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Samos, Greece, when the crew rejected takeoff due to a brakes indication. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Saturday, July 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Swiss International Air Lines flight LX-657 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on July 12th. The Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, was descending toward Zurich when the crew noticed a hydraulic leak. The plane landed safely and was towed to the apron. Download article as PDF »

Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Thursday, July 5, 2018
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Swiss International Air Lines flight LX-7288 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on July 4th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Johannesburg, South Africa, but had to turn back due to a nasty odor on board. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

United Airlines flight UA-135 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on May 20th. The Boeing 767-400 plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to turn back due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Returns to Geneva due to Landing Gear Problem

Saturday, May 12, 2018
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Returns to Geneva due to Landing Gear Problem

United Airlines flight UA-957 had to return and make an emergency landing in Geneva, Switzerland, on May 9th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to turn back due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article... »

Austrian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Thursday, April 26, 2018
By George Hatcher
Austrian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Austrian Airlines flight LX-1175 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on April 25th. The plane flying from Stuttgart, Germany, was descending toward Zurich when the crew noticed an issue with one of the engines and decided to shut it down. The plane continued for a safe landing. All sixty passengers aboard remained unharmed.... »

Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Sunday, April 1, 2018
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Swiss International Air Lines flight LX-18 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on March 30th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to turn back due to an issue with the left engine’s fuel control system. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and... »

Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Friday, March 23, 2018
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Swiss International Air Lines flight LX-65 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on March 21st. The Airbus A330-300 plane flying from Miami, Florida, was descending toward Zurich when the crew received indication of a nose wheel steering issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Swiss International Air Lines flight LX-1416 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on March 4th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Belgrade, Serbia, but had to turn back after the crew reported a loud bang on the right-hand side. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.... »

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