Landing

China Eastern Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway at Hong Kong

Friday, May 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
China Eastern Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway at Hong Kong

China Eastern Airlines flight MU-765 veered off runway in Hong Kong, China, on May 24th. The incident happened when the Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Nanjing, China, was attempting to land during heavy rain. There were 141 people aboard at the time; 2 of them were taken to hospital. Download article as PDF »

Air Niugini Flight Returns to Papua New Guinea due to Smoke in Cockpit

Friday, May 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Niugini Flight Returns to Papua New Guinea due to Smoke in Cockpit

Air Niugini flight PX-275 had to return for an emergency landing in Kavieng, Papua New Guinea, on May 23rd. The plane took off for Rabaul, Papua New Guinea, but had to return shortly afterwards due to smoke in the cockpit. At least one tire deflated as the plane landed in Kavieng. No injuries were... »

Pakistan International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Multan

Friday, May 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Pakistan International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Multan

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-353 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Multan, Pakistan, on May 23rd. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Peshawar to Karachi, Pakistan, was diverted after fire erupted in a galley. The plane landed safely. There were 116 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed.... »

Envoy Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Sioux City

Thursday, May 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Envoy Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Sioux City

Envoy Air flight MQ-3322 had to make an emergency landing in Sioux City, Iowa, on May 22nd. The plane flying from Chicago, Illinois, was descending toward Sioux City when the crew declared an emergency, reporting an engine problem. The plane landed safely. There were 46 people aboard at the time; all of them remained... »

British Airways Flight Returns to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg

Thursday, May 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
British Airways Flight Returns to EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg

British Airways flight BA-9272 had to return and make an emergency landing at EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg, France, on May 22nd. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Heathrow Airport, England, but had turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed back uneventfully. All passengers and... »

Aeroflot Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Landing Gear Problem

Thursday, May 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aeroflot Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Landing Gear Problem

Aeroflot flight SU-1711 made an emergency landing in Khabarovsk, Russia, on May 22nd. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Moscow, Russia, but had to turn back due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed safely after burning off fuel. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mumbai

Thursday, May 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mumbai

Air India flight AI-669 had to return and make an emergency landing in Mumbai, India, on May 22nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Bhubaneswar, India, but had to turn back after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed back safely. All 155 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Cathay Pacific Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cathay Pacific Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific flight CX-253 made an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on May 21st. The Boeing 777-300 plane took off for Heathrow Airport, England, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a cracked windshield. The plane landed back safely. There were 270 passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained... »

Cathay Pacific Flight Returns to India After Bird Strike

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cathay Pacific Flight Returns to India After Bird Strike

Cathay Pacific flight CX-646 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hyderabad, India, on May 21st. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Hong Kong, China, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All 244 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Detroit

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Detroit

Delta Airlines flight DL-159 made an emergency landing in Detroit, Michigan, on May 20th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Seoul, South Korea, but had to return shortly afterwards due to indication of an open panel door. The plane landed back safely. All 375 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

RSS Plane Crash News

Blogroll

  • Air Consumer.gov
  • AirCrashConsultants
  • Airfleets
  • Airliners.net
  • AOPA
  • Bird Strike Database
  • Bird Strike Database Query
  • EASA
  • FAA
  • Find A Pilot
  • Frixo
  • IATA
  • International Civil Aviation Organization
  • Montreal Convention MC99 English
  • Nasa
  • NOAA
  • NTSB
  • RITA
  • U.S. Office of Special Counsel
May 2017
M T W T F S S
« Apr    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  
  • Dozens hurt after bus crash on NJ Turnpike https://t.co/cxJ9cDnxEp via @6abc
    about 6 hours ago
  • Did a Copilot’s Phone Bring Down EgyptAir Flight 804? https://t.co/A1D6xB86dd via @thedailybeast
    about 7 hours ago
  • China Eastern Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway at Hong Kong https://t.co/4tvczRlq50
    about 11 hours ago
  • Delta Airlines Plane Suffers Tail Strike in Atlanta https://t.co/f3ti5qQvkF
    about 11 hours ago
  • Air Niugini Flight Returns to Papua New Guinea due to Smoke in Cockpit https://t.co/YCDYBQ2Ga6
    about 11 hours ago