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Eurowings Flight Returns to Cologne due to Air Conditioning Problem

Thursday, November 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
Eurowings Flight Returns to Cologne due to Air Conditioning Problem

Eurowings flight EW-20 had to return and make an emergency landing at Cologne Bonn Airport, Germany, on November 20th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Berlin Tegel Airport, Germany, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an air conditioning problem. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Budapest Air Service Plane Returns to Savonlinna, Finland, due to Landing Gear Issue

Thursday, November 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
Budapest Air Service Plane Returns to Savonlinna, Finland, due to Landing Gear Issue

FlexFlight flight W2-5650, operated by Budapest Air Service, returned to Savonlinna, Finland, on November 21st. The plane took off for Helsinki, Finland, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed back uneventfully. All thirteen passengers aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

Thursday, November 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

Lufthansa flight LH-453 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on November 20th. The Airbus A340-600 plane heading from Los Angeles, California, to Munich, Germany, was diverted after the crew noticed a temperature control problem in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Virgin Australia Plane Makes Hard Landing at Canberra Airport

Thursday, November 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
Virgin Australia Plane Makes Hard Landing at Canberra Airport

Virgin Australia flight VA-646 made a hard landing at Canberra Airport, Australia, on November 19th. The incident happened after the plane flying from Sydney, Australia, encountered wind shear. Authorities said the aircraft’s tail skid and the fuselage contacted the runway. No injuries were reported. Australia’s TSB is investigating. Download article as PDF »

EasyJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing in France

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
EasyJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing in France

EasyJet flight U2-6407 made an emergency landing in Brest, France, on November 20th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading from Newcastle Airport, England, to Malaga, Spain, was diverted due to a suspected technical issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and thirty people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

KLM Flight Diverts to Nice due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Flight Diverts to Nice due to Cargo Smoke Indication

KLM flight KL-598 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Nice, France, on November 20th. The Boeing 777-300 plane heading from Cape Town, South Africa, to Amsterdam, Netherlands, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Nepal Airlines Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Kathmandu Airport

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
Nepal Airlines Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Kathmandu Airport

Nepal Airlines flight RA-206 suffered a bird strike near Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, on November 18th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Delhi, India, was on approach to Kathmandu Airport. The plane continued for a safe landing. All one hundred and thirty-five people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Japan Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Problems

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Japan Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Problems

Japan Airlines flight JL-69 had to return and make an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on November 19th. The Boeing 787-800 plane took off for Osaka, Japan, but had to turn back due to electrical problems. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Avior Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Ecuador

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Avior Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Ecuador

Avior Airlines flight 9V-1260 made an emergency landing in Manta, Ecuador, on November 19th. The Boeing 737-200 plane heading from Barcelona, Venezuela, to Guayaquil, Ecuador, was diverted after an engine started emitting loud bangs and the passenger oxygen masks deployed. The plane landed uneventfully. All eighty-one passengers and six crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Alaska Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Sacramento International Airport

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
By George Hatcher
Alaska Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Sacramento International Airport

Alaska Airlines flight AS-2119 suffered a bird strike near Sacramento International Airport, California, on November 19th. The incident happened when the plane flying from Portland, Oregon, was on approach to Sacramento Airport. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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