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United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Costa Rica

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Costa Rica

United Airlines flight UA-1516 had to return and make an emergency landing in Liberia, Costa Rica, on April 24th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Houston, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a ‘maintenance issue’. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

SpiceJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problem

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
SpiceJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problem

SpiceJet flight SG-1004 had to return and make an emergency landing in Vijayawada, India, on April 24th. The plane took off for Hyderabad, India, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine problem. The plane landed back safely. All 75 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Cathay Dragon Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Landing Gear Issue

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cathay Dragon Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Landing Gear Issue

Cathay Dragon flight KA-618 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on April 24th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Xiamen, China, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

PAL Philippine Airlines Plane Returns to Australia due to Problem with Landing Gear

Monday, April 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
PAL Philippine Airlines Plane Returns to Australia due to Problem with Landing Gear

PAL Philippine Airlines flight PR-212 had to return and make an emergency landing at Sydney Airport, Australia, on April 23rd. The Airbus A340-300 en-route to Manila, Philippines, had to return after the captain failed to retract its landing gear. The plane landed safely. All 220 passengers and 12 crew members remained safe. Download article... »

American Airlines Plane Returns to Nevada after Engine Shut-down

Monday, April 24, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Returns to Nevada after Engine Shut-down

American Airlines flight AA-1871 had to return and make an emergency landing at McCarran International Airport, Las Vegas, Nevada, on April 23rd. The Airbus A321-200 flying to Charlotte, North Carolina, had to return when its right engine showed overtemp and the crew had to shut it down. The plane landed safely. All 197 people... »

Dana Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lagos

Sunday, April 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
Dana Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lagos

Dana Air flight 9J-343 had to return and make an emergency landing in Lagos, Nigeria, on April 21st. The plane took off for Port Harcourt, Nigeria, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air Algerie Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Algeria

Sunday, April 23, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Algerie Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Algeria

Air Algerie flight AH-6465 made an emergency landing in In Salah, Algeria, on April 21st. The plane took off for Algiers, Algeria, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Brussels Airlines Flight Returns to Brussels due to Hydraulic Issue

Saturday, April 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
Brussels Airlines Flight Returns to Brussels due to Hydraulic Issue

Brussels Airlines flight SN-2835 made an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on April 20th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Moscow, Russia, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

UTair Aviation Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Moscow

Saturday, April 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
UTair Aviation Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Moscow

UTair Aviation flight UT-595 had to return and make an emergency landing in Moscow, Russia, on April 19th. The Boeing 737-500 plane took off for Usinsk, Russia, but had to turn back after the crew reported issues with the stabilizer. The plane landed back safely. There were 91 people aboard at the time; all... »

Surinam Airways Flight Returns to Amsterdam due to Flaps Problem

Saturday, April 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
Surinam Airways Flight Returns to Amsterdam due to Flaps Problem

Surinam Airways flight PY-993 had to return and make an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on April 19th. The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Paramaribo, Surinam, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the flaps. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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