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Eurowings Flight Rejects Takeoff From Las Vegas

Monday, July 23, 2018
By George Hatcher
Eurowings Flight Rejects Takeoff From Las Vegas

Eurowings flight EW-175 had to reject takeoff from Las Vegas, Nevada, on July 21st. The Airbus A330-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Cologne, Germany, when the crew rejected takeoff due to shimmy vibrations from the nose gear. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Fighter Jets Intercept American Airlines Flight Bound for Philadelphia

Saturday, July 21, 2018
By George Hatcher
Fighter Jets Intercept American Airlines Flight Bound for Philadelphia

American Airlines flight AA-759 was intercepted by fighter jets on the way to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 19th. The Airbus A330-300 plane flying from Athens, Greece, was in Italian Airspace when it lost radio communication, prompting the authorities to dispatch two Eurofighter jets from Istrana, Italy. The communication was later re-established, and the fighter... »

Alaska Airlines Flight Diverts to Kansas City due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
By George Hatcher
Alaska Airlines Flight Diverts to Kansas City due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

Alaska Airlines flight AS-1097 made an emergency landing in Kansas City, Missouri, on July 16th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and fifty passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kansas City

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kansas City

Delta Airlines flight DL-923 made an emergency landing in Kansas City, Missouri, on July 16th. The Boeing 717-200 plane flying from Detroit, Michigan, was descending toward Kansas City when the crew requested emergency assistance due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and seventeen people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Skywest Plane makes Emergency Landing in Kansas

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
By George Hatcher
Skywest Plane makes Emergency Landing in Kansas

Skywest Airlines flight OO-3623/ DL-3623 made an emergency landing at Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, Kansas, on July 15th. The Canadair CRJ-200 en route to Minnesota was climbing out when the crew declared an emergency after losing the hydraulic fluid in its landing gear. The plane landed safely. All 43 people aboard remained... »

KLM Plane Returns to California due to Low Oil Pressure

Monday, July 16, 2018
By George Hatcher
KLM Plane Returns to California due to Low Oil Pressure

KLM flight KL-602 had to return and make an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport, California, on July 13th. The Boeing 747-400 flying to Amsterdam, the Netherlands, was mid-air when the crew decided to return due to an indication of low oil pressure in one of its engines. The engine had to be... »

Air Canada Rouge Flight Returns to Los Angeles due to Hydraulic Issue

Saturday, July 14, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Rouge Flight Returns to Los Angeles due to Hydraulic Issue

Air Canada Rouge flight RV-1857 made an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on July 10th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Las Vegas, Nevada, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Nashville-Bound United Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike

Friday, July 13, 2018
By George Hatcher
Nashville-Bound United Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike

United Airlines flight UA-6176 suffered a bird strike on the way to Nashville, Tennessee, on July 10th. The incident happened when the plane flying from Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, was on approach to Nashville International Airport. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Las Vegas

Friday, July 13, 2018
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Las Vegas

United Airlines flight UA-642 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Las Vegas, Nevada, on July 10th. The Boeing 757-200 plane heading from Los Angeles, California, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Flight Returns to Chicago due to Cracked Windshield

Thursday, July 12, 2018
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Returns to Chicago due to Cracked Windshield

American Airlines flight AA-153 had to return and make an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on July 9th. The Boeing 787-800 plane took off for Tokyo Narita Airport, Japan, but had to turn back due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and sixty-four passengers and thirteen crew members remained... »

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