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Iran Air Plane Returns to Iran due to Unusual Odor

Sunday, May 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Iran Air Plane Returns to Iran due to Unusual Odor

Iran Air flight IR-721 had to return and make an emergency landing at Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport, Robat Karim, Iran, on May 27th. The Airbus A300-600 flying to Frankfurt, Germany, had to return due to an unusual odor aboard. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. The airline arranged a replacement plane... »

Skippers Aviation Plane Returns to Perth due to Engine Issue

Saturday, May 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Skippers Aviation Plane Returns to Perth due to Engine Issue

A Skippers Aviation flight made an emergency landing in Perth, Australia, on May 26th. The plane took off for Leinster, Australia, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine issue. The plane landed back safely. There were 50 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Orlando

Saturday, May 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Orlando

Southwest Airlines flight WN-1224 had to return and make an emergency landing in Orlando, Florida, on May 24th. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Milwaukee, Wisconsin, but had to turn back after the crew suspected a tire had blown during departure. The plane landed back safely. All 149 people aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Saturday, May 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Delta Airlines flight DL-136 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on May 24th. The Airbus A330-200 plane flying from Detroit, Michigan, was descending toward Amsterdam when the crew reported multiple engine stalls and wing anti ice faults. The emergency services were put on alert as the plane touched down. Everyone aboard remained safe.... »

Air Europa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Miami

Saturday, May 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Europa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Miami

Air Europa flight UX-98 had to return and make an emergency landing in Miami, Florida, on May 24th. The Boeing 787-800 plane took off for Madrid, Spain, but had to turn back after a windshield cracked due to a lightning strike. The plane landed safely. All 178 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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 »

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  • Flybe Plane makes Safe Landing in England due to Engine Shut Down https://t.co/zIFCqz9Khu
    about 46 mins ago
  • TAROM Plane makes Emergency Landing in Romania due to Loss of Cabin Pressure https://t.co/o76nkPCZJ8
    about 52 mins ago
  • Iran Air Plane Returns to Iran due to Unusual Odor https://t.co/xI8uuyvSy2
    about 59 mins ago
  • Iberia Express Plane Diverts to England due to Smoke in Cockpit https://t.co/tvBnnDaX2M
    about 1 hour ago
  • Asiana Airlines Plane Diverts to Germany due to Open Gear Door https://t.co/q3JRUOZNLr
    about 1 hour ago