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Ural Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
Ural Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

Ural Airlines flight U6-537 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Simferopol International Airport, Ukraine, on July 16th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Kemerovo, Russia, was on approach to Simferopol when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Anda Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Ukraine

Thursday, June 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Anda Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Ukraine

Anda Air flight 5G-2521 had to return and make an emergency landing at Kiev Zhuliany International Airport, Ukraine, on May 30th. The plane took off for Antalya, Turkey, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a cabin pressurization problem. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Ikar Plane Returns to Ukraine due to Engine Failure

Friday, September 16, 2016
By George Hatcher
Ikar Plane Returns to Ukraine due to Engine Failure

Ikar flight IK-102 had to return and make an emergency landing at Simferopol International Airport, Ukraine, on September 14. The Boeing 767-300 flying to Krasnojarsk, Russia, had to return due to engine failure. The plane landed safely. All 227 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Yamal Airlines Plane Rejects Taking off in Ukraine after Engine Failure

Monday, August 1, 2016
By George Hatcher
Yamal Airlines Plane Rejects Taking off in Ukraine after Engine Failure

Yamal Airlines flight YC-509 had to reject taking off at Simferopol International Airport, Ukraine, on July 29th. The Airbus A320-200 heading to Nizhnevartovsk Airport, Russia, was about to take-off when the crew reported a hydraulic failure. The plane taxied back to the apron safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

MH17: Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 Still Unresolved

Sunday, July 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
MH17: Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 Still Unresolved

Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 (Flight MH17) was a passenger flight that flew over a war torn region and was shot down by a Buk surface-to-air missile system in the East Ukraine. The plane was en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, and its destruction killed the 298 people aboard. What remained of that plane... »

Ukraine International Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

Saturday, March 5, 2016
By George Hatcher
Ukraine International Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

Ukraine International Airlines flight PS-775 had to return and make an emergency landing in Kiev, Ukraine, on March 1st. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Tel Aviv, Israel, but had to return shortly afterwards after its right hand windshield cracked midair. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged a... »

Ukraine International Runway Overrun

Sunday, January 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Ukraine International Runway Overrun

Ukraine International Airlines Flight PS-34 from Lviv to Kiev Borispol diverted to Kiev’s Zhuliany Airport due to weather. Pilots overran the end of the runway by about 100 meters. No injuries were reported. Runways at Borispil Airport were closed due to weather conditions. Download article as PDF »

Ukraine International Emergency Landing

Friday, January 15, 2016
By George Hatcher
Ukraine International Emergency Landing

On January 15, a Ukraine International Airlines flight PS34 encountered problems. Thirteen minutes after taking off, pilots returned the Boeing 737 to Lviv Airport, the airport of departure after smoke developed in the cabin. Repairs were performed and the plane was out of service only for part of the day. News source Zic reported... »

Mourning the Dead of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

Monday, July 20, 2015
By George Hatcher
Mourning the Dead of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

An editorial about tragic victims, senseless conflict, evasive justice for the families of 298 murdered souls, and politics making strange bedfellows. Woodland Hills, CA — (ReleaseWire) — 07/20/2015 — It has been a year and a day since the world was shocked by the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over the Ukraine. In... »

#Malaysia Airlines Confidential report of MH17 handed over to Australians in June

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
By George Hatcher
#Malaysia Airlines Confidential report of MH17 handed over to Australians in June

Details from the confidential MH17 report that was handed over to Australian experts on June 2nd have not been revealed. The report questions if the flight path should have routed the passenger jet over a known war zone. The report is based on conclusions drawn by experts from Australia, Malaysia, the Ukraine, the US,... »

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