Inexplicable Turkish Airlines Emergency Landing

Saturday, May 12, 2012
By George Hatcher

What: Turkish Airbus en route from Istanbul to Johannesburg Where: Entebbe When: May 11, 2012 Who: 230 passengers Why: A Turkish Airlines Airbus developed a technical problem and diverted to Entebbe for an emergency landing. No injures were reported. An undisclosed source said the airport received radio calls hurrying them to clear a runway... »

Entebbe Bird Strike

Wednesday, October 13, 2010
By George Hatcher
Entebbe Bird Strike

Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer HGabor What: KLM Airbus A330-200 en route from Entebbe to Amsterdam Where: Entebbe When: Oct 10th 2010 9:57pm Who: 220 passengers Why: After takeoff, the plane’s right engine digested a crane. The plane returned to the airport and made a safe landing; however the... »

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