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SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lansing

Sunday, August 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lansing

SkyWest Airlines flight 4896 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Capital Region International Airport in Lansing, Michigan, on August 18th. The plane heading from Detroit to Kalamazoo, Michigan, was diverted after the crew noticed a mechanical issue. The plane landed safely. All forty-six passengers and three crew members aboard remained unharmed.... »

American Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

Sunday, August 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

American Airlines flight AA-343 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Chicago, Illinois, on August 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from LaGuardia Airport, New York, when a bird impacted it. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit United Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing in Chicago

Sunday, August 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit United Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing in Chicago

United Airlines flight UA-1435 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Chicago, Illinois, on August 17th. The Boeing 737-900 plane flying from Cleveland, Ohio, was on approach to O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Qantas Flight Diverts to Phoenix due to Medical Emergency

Saturday, August 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
Qantas Flight Diverts to Phoenix due to Medical Emergency

Qantas flight QF-7 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Phoenix, Arizona, on August 17th. The plane heading from Sydney, Australia, to Dallas, Texas, was diverted after a passenger suffered a medical emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crashed in Louisiana; No Injuries Reported

Saturday, August 19, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a hay field in Ascension Parish, Louisiana, on August 17th. Authorities said the Beechcraft Bonanza plane had lost power shortly after taking off from Louisiana Regional Airport. There were two people aboard at the time; both of them remained uninjured. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Jackson County, GA

Friday, August 18, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing on Highway 441 in Jackson County, Georgia, on August 15th. Authorities said the pilot of the Piper PA-24 plane decided to land on the highway due to an engine failure. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. The plane was en-route to Henry County Airport, Georgia,... »

Silver Airways Flight Hits Turbulence Near Orlando; 5 Injured

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
Silver Airways Flight Hits Turbulence Near Orlando; 5 Injured

Silver Airways flight 3M-70 encountered turbulence near Orlando, Florida, on August 12th. The plane flying from Key West, Florida, was descending toward Orlando when it hit turbulence that injured five passengers. The plane landed safely. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit JetBlue Plane Makes Safe Landing at JFK Airport

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit JetBlue Plane Makes Safe Landing at JFK Airport

JetBlue flight B6-838 made a safe landing following a bird strike near John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on August 13th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was flying from Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at McGhee Tyson Airport

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at McGhee Tyson Airport

Delta Airlines flight DL-1939 made an emergency landing at McGhee Tyson Airport, Tennessee, on August 13th. The plane heading from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Atlanta, Georgia, was diverted due to reports of an unusual odor on board. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and forty-nine people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Buffalo

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Buffalo

SkyWest Airlines OO-4281 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, on August 12th. The plane heading from Detroit, Michigan, to Newburgh, New York, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All forty-five passengers and three crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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