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Singapore Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Singapore Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Singapore Airlines flight SQ-345 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on September 2nd. The Airbus A380-800 plane took off for Singapore but had to turn back after the crew received an indication of a problem with the crew oxygen masks. The plane landed safely. There were three hundred and... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Friday, August 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

United Airlines flight UA-53 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on August 23rd. The Boeing 767-400 plane took off for Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, but had to return shortly afterwards due to cabin pressurization issues. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crashes in Switzerland; 3 Killed

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in the Canton of Valais in Switzerland, on August 20th. Authorities said the plane was carrying three people when it went down near the Sanetsch Pass. All three occupants of the plane were killed in the crash. The accident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

3 Killed, 1 Injured After Small Plane Crashes in Switzerland

Sunday, August 6, 2017
By George Hatcher

A Piper PA-28 plane crashed near the Diavolezza mountain in Switzerland, on August 4th. The incident happened when the plane was transporting three teenagers who were participating in a week-long youth camp organized by Swiss Aero Club. Three people, including the pilot and two 14-year old boys were killed in the crash. A 17-year-old... »

Swiss International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Switzerland

Thursday, August 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Switzerland

Swiss International Airlines flight LX-1019 had to make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on August 1st. The Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Dusseldorf, Germany, was descending toward Zurich when the crew noticed minor brakes issues and requested emergency assistance. The plane landed uneventfully. All thirty-three passengers aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Swiss International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Swiss International Airlines flight LX-1838 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on July 9th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Athens, Greece, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an issue with the flaps. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Air Europa Plane Returns to Switzerland due to Bad Smell in Cabin

Wednesday, July 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Europa Plane Returns to Switzerland due to Bad Smell in Cabin

Air Europa flight UX-1676 had to return and make an emergency landing at Zürich Airport, Switzerland, on July 2nd. The Embraer ERJ-195 flying to Madrid, Spain, had to return due to a bad smell in its cabin. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Edelweiss Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Monday, July 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
Edelweiss Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Edelweiss Air flight WK-176 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on July 2nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Antalya, Turkey, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed back safely. There were one hundred and sixty-six... »

Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Diverts to Zurich due to Generator Problem

Thursday, June 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Diverts to Zurich due to Generator Problem

Swiss Global Air Lines flight LX-528 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on June 20th. The plane heading from Geneva, Switzerland, to Nice, France, was diverted after the crew noticed a generator problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and five passengers remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Etihad Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Thursday, June 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
Etihad Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Etihad Airways flight EY-73 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on June 18th. The Boeing 787-900 plane flying from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, was on approach to Zurich when the crew reported an issue with the flaps and aborted the approach. The plane subsequently landed at higher than normal speed. All passengers... »

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