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Air-India Express Flight Diverts to Abu Dhabi due to Medical Emergency

Saturday, November 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air-India Express Flight Diverts to Abu Dhabi due to Medical Emergency

Air-India Express flight IX-322 made an emergency landing in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on November 15th. The plane heading from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to Calicut International Airport, Kerala, India, was diverted after a passenger complained of pain in his chest and vomited blood. The plane landed safely. The patient, Mohammed Salim, 35, was... »

Royal Jordanian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Doha

Sunday, May 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Royal Jordanian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Doha

Royal Jordanian Airlines flight RJ-611 had to divert for an emergency landing in Doha, Qatar, on May 18th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to Amman, Jordan, was diverted after the crew found an unidentified object on-board. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Upon checking,... »

Etihad Airways Flight Returns to Abu Dhabi due to Engine Issue

Thursday, May 4, 2017
By George Hatcher
Etihad Airways Flight Returns to Abu Dhabi due to Engine Issue

Etihad Airways flight EY-474 had to return and make an emergency landing in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on May 2nd. The Airbus A330-200 plane took off for Jakarta, Indonesia, but had to turn back after the crew reported a loud bang and streaks of flames coming out of left engine. The plane landed... »

Air Arabia Plane Returns to Ras Al Khaimah International Airport due to Medical Emergency

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Arabia Plane Returns to Ras Al Khaimah International Airport due to Medical Emergency

Air Arabia flight G9824 had to return for an emergency landing at Ras Al Khaimah International Airport, United Arab Emirates, on February 26th. The plane took off for Peshawar, Pakistan, but had to return shortly afterwards after a Pakistani passenger suffered a cardiac arrest. The plane landed safely. Authorities said the passenger died on... »

Emirates Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Indonesia

Saturday, January 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Emirates Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Indonesia

Emirates Airlines flight EK-399 had to reject take off from Denpasar, Indonesia, on January 24th. The Boeing 777-300 plane was accelerating to take off for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, when the crew rejected take off due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Qatar Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Doha

Sunday, January 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Qatar Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Doha

Qatar Airways flight QR-141 had to return for an emergency landing in Doha, Qatar, on December 30th. The plane took off for Barcelona, Spain, but had to turn back due to a suspected fuel leak. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Etihad Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Abu Dhabi

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
By George Hatcher
Etihad Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways flight EY-450 made an emergency landing in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on September 27th. The Boeing 777-300 plane took off for Sydney, Australia, but had to turn back after the crew reported an engine issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Emirates Airlines Flight Returns to Dubai

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
By George Hatcher
Emirates Airlines Flight Returns to Dubai

Emirates Airlines flight EK-147 had to return and make an emergency landing in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on August 20th. The plane was heading to Amsterdam, Netherlands, when the passenger oxygen masks deployed, prompting the crew to turn back for an emergency landing. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

Emirates Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dubai

Monday, August 15, 2016
By George Hatcher
Emirates Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dubai

Emirates Airlines flight EK-148 made an emergency landing in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on August 12th. The Airbus A380-800 plane was flying from Amsterdam, Netherlands, when the crew received an indication of low engine oil. The pilot continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Emirates Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Leak

Thursday, August 11, 2016
By George Hatcher
Emirates Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Leak

Emirates flight EK-573 made an emergency landing in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on August 8th. The plane was flying from Kolkata, India, when the crew declared an emergency due to a hydraulic leak. The plane landed safely at higher than normal speed. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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