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Nok Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
By George Hatcher
Nok Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue

Nok Air flight DD-9407 had to return and make an emergency landing in Sakon Nakhon, Thailand, on February 18th. The plane took off for Bangkok, Thailand, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All eighty-four people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Cathay Dragon Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bangkok

Thursday, February 8, 2018
By George Hatcher
Cathay Dragon Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bangkok

Cathay Dragon flight KA-215 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Bangkok, Thailand, on February 5th. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading from Phuket, Thailand, to Hong Kong, China, was diverted due to a cabin pressure issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Jetstar Pacific Airlines Flight Diverts to Thailand due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jetstar Pacific Airlines Flight Diverts to Thailand due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Jetstar Pacific Airlines flight BL-105 made an emergency landing in Chiang Mai, Thailand, on October 2nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Hanoi, Vietnam, to Gaya, India, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and eighty-one people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Thai AirAsia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bangkok

Sunday, August 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Thai AirAsia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bangkok

Thai AirAsia flight FD-608 had to return and make an emergency landing in Bangkok, Thailand, on August 25th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Phnom Penh, Cambodia, but had to turn back due to an issue with the spoilers. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Aeroflot Flight Encounters Severe Turbulence Near Bangkok; 25 Injured

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aeroflot Flight Encounters Severe Turbulence Near Bangkok; 25 Injured

Aeroflot flight SU-270 encountered severe turbulence near Bangkok, Thailand, on May 1st. The Boeing 777-300 plane flying from Moscow, Russia, was descending toward Bangkok when it hit clear air turbulence that injured 25 passengers. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were taken to hospitals. Download article as PDF »

Thai Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bangkok

Monday, February 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Thai Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bangkok

Thai Airways flight TG-477 had to make an emergency landing in Bangkok, Thailand, on February 11th. The plane was heading to Brisbane, Australia, when the crew decided to return due to engine vibrations. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Thai Airways Plane Rejects Take off in Thailand

Thursday, December 1, 2016
By George Hatcher
Thai Airways Plane Rejects Take off in Thailand

Thai Airways flight TG-206 had to reject taking-off at Phuket International Airport, Thailand, on November 29. The Airbus A330-300 en-route to Bangkok, Thailand, was about to take-off when one of its engines emitted a loud bang. The plane returned to the apron safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Nok Air Flight Returns to Bangkok

Monday, August 29, 2016
By George Hatcher
Nok Air Flight Returns to Bangkok

Nok Air flight DD-8826 had to return for an emergency landing at Don Mueang International Airport, Bangkok, Thailand, on August 25th. The plane took off for Nan, Thailand, but the crew decided to return after they noticed one of the tires had burst during departure. The plane landed safely. There were 81 people aboard... »

Cathay Pacific Plane makes Safe Landing in Thailand after Smoke in Cockpit

Friday, August 19, 2016
By George Hatcher
Cathay Pacific Plane makes Safe Landing in Thailand after Smoke in Cockpit

Cathay Pacific flight CX-755 made a safe landing at Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok, Thailand, on August 14. The Airbus A330-300 flying from Hong Kong, China, was about to land when the crew noticed smoke appearing in its cockpit. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Nok Air Flight Diverts to Chumphon due to Windshield Crack

Sunday, June 19, 2016
By George Hatcher
Nok Air Flight Diverts to Chumphon due to Windshield Crack

Nok Air flight DD-7313 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Chumphon, Thailand, on June 17th. The plane, flying from Ranong to Bangkok, Thailand, was diverted after its windshield cracked due to a bird strike. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 62 passengers and 4 crew members aboard at the time; all... »

RSS Plane Crash News

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    Investigators have ruled the cause of a light plane crash on the Sunshine Coast last year was incorrect weight distribution, which increased the chance of a mid-air stall and destabilised the aircraft. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau released its crash report on Tuesday after the South ...
  • Questions remain over Vic DFO plane crash
    One year after a fatal light plane crash at a Melbourne shopping centre, the cause remains unknown and a fresh investigation has been launched. Updated Updated 2 hours ago. Five men were killed when a light plane plunged into a Melbourne shopping centre and a year later investigators are still ...
  • Rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    Time is ticking as Iranian rescue teams search the Zagros Mountains trying to locate the wreckage of a missing Aseman Airliner that crashed there on Sunday morning with 66 people on board. The missing plane was an ATR 72-500 twin-engine turboprop. It left the capital city of Tehran to Yasuj, ...
  • Iranian rescuers still looking for wreckage of plane crash that killed 66 people
    In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims The Associated Press. In this photo provided by Tasnim News Agency, family members of a plane crash victims weep in the village of Bideh, at the area that the plane crashed, southern Iran, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.
  • Iranian Plane Crash Site Found, All 65 on Board Reportedly Killed
    Search and rescue forces on Monday located the crash site of a plane in Iran where all passengers and crew were killed, according to Iran's Press TV. The Aseman Airlines ATR-72—a small, short-distance twin engine plane—had 65 people on board when it crashed into Mount Dena in southern Iran on ...
  • WY Plane Crash
    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 Michelle Patterson and they are believed to ...
  • One dead in plane crash south of Carson City
    One person is confirmed dead in the crash of a twin-engined light passenger plane off of Hobo Hot Springs Road south of ...
  • Pilot in Longmont plane crash remains in serious condition
    An airplane lies on its roof along the runway at Vance Brand Municipal Airport in Longmont on Friday afternoon. (Lewis Geyer / Staff Photographer). The pilot of a small plane that crashed on Friday remains in serious condition and the flight instructor has since been released from the hospital, according ...
  • Ramaphosa sends condolences to Iran after plane crash
    "On behalf of the government and the people of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed a message of condolences to the government and the people of the Islamic Republic of Iran following the plane crash that occurred in the Zagros Mountain Range on ...
  • Rescuers reach plane crash site in Iran mountains
    A group of relatives of passengers of an Iran Aseman Airline flight gathers around a mosque at the Mehr-Abad airport in Tehran, Iran, on Sunday after reports that the plane had crashed. Photo by Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA-EFE. Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Rescue teams reached the snow-capped mountains of ...

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