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Delta Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Salt Lake City Airport

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Salt Lake City Airport

Delta Airlines flight DL-527 suffered a bird strike near Salt Lake City International Airport, Utah, on October 14th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 plane was heading to Reno, Nevada. The plane continued its journey and landed safely in Reno. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Orlando International Airport

Saturday, October 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Orlando International Airport

American Airlines flight AA-1905 suffered a bird strike near Orlando International Airport, Florida, on October 12th. The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Charlotte, North Carolina, was on final approach to Orlando International Airport when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Envoy Air Plane Blows Tire on Landing at O’Hare International Airport

Saturday, October 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Envoy Air Plane Blows Tire on Landing at O’Hare International Airport

Envoy Air flight MQ-3699 burst a tire upon landing at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on October 12th. The incident happened when the Embraer ERJ-175 plane was coming from Madison, Wisconsin. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nashville

Thursday, October 12, 2017
By George Hatcher
Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nashville

Southwest Airlines flight WN-362 made an emergency landing in Nashville, Tennessee, on October 10th. The Boeing 737-700 plane was flying from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, when the crew requested emergency assistance due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Returns to Colorado Springs due to Blown Tire

Thursday, October 12, 2017
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Airlines Flight Returns to Colorado Springs due to Blown Tire

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-4630 had to return and make an emergency landing in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on October 10th. Authorities said the plane bound for Salt Lake City, Utah, blew a tire during taking off. The crew continued takeoff but subsequently returned to Colorado Springs for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

Bird-Hit UPS Plane Makes Safe Landing in Rockford, IL

Thursday, October 12, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit UPS Plane Makes Safe Landing in Rockford, IL

UPS flight 5X-555 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Rockford, Illinois, on October 9th. The Boeing 757-200 plane flying from Minneapolis, Minnesota, was on approach to Rockford when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Cargolux Airlines Flight Returns to Chicago due to Engine Issue

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cargolux Airlines Flight Returns to Chicago due to Engine Issue

Cargolux Airlines flight CV-603 had to return and make an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on October 9th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, but had to turn back due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Flight Hits Coyote at Wilmington International Airport

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Hits Coyote at Wilmington International Airport

American Airlines flight AA-5224 returned to Wilmington International Airport, North Carolina, on October 9th. According to the airport authorities, the Canadair CRJ-900 plane hit a coyote during takeoff which caused damage to the nose gear. The crew continued takeoff but subsequently returned to Wilmington Airport. The coyote was killed. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

United Airlines flight UA-2118 had to return and make an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on October 7th. The Boeing 757-200 plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a problem with the flight controls. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained... »

Caribbean Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

Monday, October 9, 2017
By George Hatcher
Caribbean Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

Caribbean Airlines flight BW-527 had to return and make an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on October 8th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Georgetown, Guyana, but had to turn back due to a flaps problem. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

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