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United Airlines Flight Returns to Houston due to Hydraulic Problem

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Returns to Houston due to Hydraulic Problem

United Airlines flight UA-1098 had to return and make an emergency landing in Houston, Texas, on May 20th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for San Jose, Costa Rica, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a hydraulic problem. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Saturday, May 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

American Airlines flight AA-1803 had to make an emergency landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, on May 17th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from San Francisco, California, to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was diverted due to issues with the weather radar and navigation systems. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

American Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Texas after Losing Cabin Pressure

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Texas after Losing Cabin Pressure

American Airlines flight AA-2594 made a safe emergency landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, on May 8th. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Boston, Massachusetts, was mid-air when it initiated a rapid descent due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. According to the FAA, 15 passengers and 1 crew member sustained... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Austin

Friday, April 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Austin

United Airlines flight UA-118 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Austin, Texas, on April 11th. The Boeing 757-200 plane heading from Houston, Texas, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted due to fumes in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Returns to Austin due to Odor in Cabin

Saturday, February 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Returns to Austin due to Odor in Cabin

American Airlines flight AA-2575 made an emergency landing in Austin, Texas, on February 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Chicago, Illinois, but had to turn back after the crew reported an odor in the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. All 146 passengers and 6 crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dallas

Sunday, February 12, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing in Dallas, Texas, on February 11th. Authorities said the pilot reported engine issues before the plane landed in a field near South Lancaster Road and Loop 12 in southeast Oak Cliff. There were 2 people aboard at the time; both of them remained uninjured. The plane was... »

Spirit Airlines Flight Diverts to Lubbock Due to Foul Odor

Saturday, January 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Spirit Airlines Flight Diverts to Lubbock Due to Foul Odor

Spirit Airlines flight NK-866 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Lubbock, Texas, on January 4th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Los Angeles, California, to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, was diverted after the crew noticed a foul odor on-board. The plane landed safely. All 94 people aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in San Antonio

Saturday, December 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in San Antonio

American Airlines flight AA-9634 made an emergency landing in San Antonio, Texas, on December 13th. The Embraer ERJ-190 plane took off for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Plane’s Nose Gear Collapses on Landing in San Antonio

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
By George Hatcher
SkyWest Plane’s Nose Gear Collapses on Landing in San Antonio

SkyWest Airlines flight 5588 made an emergency landing in San Antonio, Texas, on December 4th. The plane took off from Houston, Texas, and was on final approach to Monterrey, Mexico, when the crew reported an unsafe gear indication and decided to divert. The aircraft’s nose gear collapsed upon landing in San Antonio. One passenger... »

Pilot Survives Crop Duster Crash in Texas

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
By George Hatcher

A crop duster airplane crashed in a field on a ranch in Coleman County, Texas, on the afternoon of November 12th. The pilot, who was the only person aboard, remained unharmed in the crash. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Download article as PDF »

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