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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 »

Emirates Crashes in Dubai on Go-around

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
By George Hatcher

Emirates Airline confirms that “an incident” occurred at Dubai International Airport. An Emirates Airlines Boeing 777 attempted to go around, but the gear touched down and caught fire. Everyone aboard safely evacuated but the plane burned. The plane was flying from Thiruvananthapuram, India to Dubai. Aboard were two hundred-eighty-two passengers and eighteen crew. Dubai Airport reported on Twitter... »

Biman Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Leak

Sunday, March 27, 2016
By George Hatcher
Biman Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Leak

Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight BG-47 made an emergency landing at Dubai International Airport, United Arab Emirates, on March 25th. The plane was flying from Chittagong, Bangladesh, when the crew noticed a hydraulic leak and declared emergency. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unhurt. The Airbus A310-300 was towed to the apron. Download article... »

Air Arabia Flight Diverted to Al- Minhad Airbase after Bomb Threat

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
By George Hatcher
Air Arabia Flight Diverted to Al- Minhad Airbase after Bomb Threat

Air Arabia flight G9128 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Al- Minhad Airbase, Dubai, on May 3. The plane, en-route from Kuwait to Sharjah, had to be diverted after a passenger said it was about to explode. The airline confirmed that “ flight landed safely and the authorities are currently holding... »

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