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Delta Airlines Flight Returns to Atlanta due to Flight Control Issues

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Returns to Atlanta due to Flight Control Issues

Delta Airlines flight DL-1752 had to return for an emergency landing in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 13th. The Boeing 717-200 plane took off for Savannah, Georgia, but had to turn back due to flight control issues. The plane landed back safely. All 116 people aboard remained unharmed. The plane had experienced a similar issue... »

Delta Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Lightning Strike

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Lightning Strike

Delta Airlines flight DL-1201 made a safe landing following a lightning strike in Atlanta, Georgia, on January 21st. The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Boston, Massachusetts, was descending toward Atlanta when it experienced a lightning strike on the nose. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Biplane Crash in Georgia Kills Two

Saturday, November 19, 2016
By George Hatcher

A Curtiss JN-4 biplane crashed shortly after taking off the runway at Peach State Airport, Williamson, Pike County, Georgia, on November 17th. There were 2 men onboard, both of whom were killed in the crash. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Download article as PDF »

Crop-Dusting Plane Crashes in Georgia; Pilot Killed

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
By George Hatcher

A crop-dusting plane crashed in a field in Nashville, Berrien County, Georgia, on September 16th. The pilot, who was the only person onboard, was killed in the crash. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Download article as PDF »

Small Planes Crash into Each Other in Georgia; 3 Killed

Saturday, September 10, 2016
By George Hatcher

Two single-engine planes collided with each other and crashed at West Georgia Regional Airport, Carrollton, Carroll County, Georgia, on September 7th. According to sources, the two planes apparently tried to land simultaneously that resulted in the fatal crash. All 3 people aboard both the planes were killed in the crash. The crash remains under... »

Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash in Georgia

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small Cirrus SR20 crash landed at Malcolm McKinnon Airport, St. Simons Island, Georgia, on August 22nd. The pilot onboard came out of the aircraft unharmed. The cause of the crash landing has not been reported. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Plane Returns to Georgia due to deflated tyres

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Plane Returns to Georgia due to deflated tyres

Delta Airlines flight 1171 had to return and make a safe emergency landing at Hartsfield- Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, Georgia, on August 12th. The McDonnell Douglas MD-88 had to return after the crew detected deflated landing gear tyres during the takeoff rollout. The plane landed safely. All 148 people onboard remained unharmed. The... »

Delta Airlines Plane Rejects Takeoff in Georgia after Tyre Burst

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Plane Rejects Takeoff in Georgia after Tyre Burst

Delta Airlines flight DL-1303 had to reject takeoff at Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, Georgia, on June 5th. The McDonnell Douglas- 88 was accelerating to takeoff for Tulsa, Oklahoma, when the tower informed the crew that they had burst a tyre. The plane returned to the taxiway for inspection. It was later reported that the... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Flaps Problem

Monday, May 16, 2016
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Flaps Problem

American Airlines flight AA-1427 made an emergency landing in Atlanta, Georgia, on May 11th. The Boeing 737-800, flying from Dallas Ft. Worth International Airport, Texas, was on final approach when the crew reported that the flaps are not moving from 25 to 30 degrees. The pilot initiated a go around and 15 minutes later... »

Three Killed after Small Plane Crashed at Southwest Georgia Regional Airport

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
By George Hatcher

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