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Enter Air Plane Aborts Landing after Getting Caught in Crosswinds at Salzburg Airport

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Enter Air Plane Aborts Landing after Getting Caught in Crosswinds at Salzburg Airport

Enter Air flight E4-503 aborted landing at Salzburg Airport, Austria, on October 29th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Frankfurt, Germany, was attempting to land in Salzburg amid heavy winds brought by Storm Herwart. However, as the plane was on very short final to the runway, it got caught in the crosswinds and touched... »

Transavia Plane Makes Hard Landing at Marrakesh Menara Airport

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Transavia Plane Makes Hard Landing at Marrakesh Menara Airport

Transavia flight HV-5753 made a hard landing at Marrakesh Menara Airport, Morocco, on October 10th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Amsterdam, Netherlands, was on final approach to Marrakesh when the crew aborted the approach due to gusting winds. The plane subsequently positioned for another approach but touched down hard. No injuries were reported.... »

Massachusetts-Bound Delta Airlines Plane Encounters Turbulence; 2 Injured

Friday, September 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
Massachusetts-Bound Delta Airlines Plane Encounters Turbulence; 2 Injured

Delta Airlines flight DL-1843 made a safe landing at General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Boston, Massachusetts, on September 21st. The Boeing 737-900 flying from Salt Lake City, Utah, was mid-air when it encountered turbulence. Two people sustained altitude deviation injuries. The plane landed safely. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane makes Safe landing in Texas after Engine Fire Indication

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane makes Safe landing in Texas after Engine Fire Indication

United Airlines flight UA-801 made a safe landing at Austin–Bergstrom International Airport, Texas, on September 18th. The Airbus A319-100 flying from Houston, Texas, was about to land when the crew reported an indication of engine fire. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

JetBlue Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

Saturday, September 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
JetBlue Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

JetBlue Airways flight B6-1038 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Boston, Massachusetts, on August 31st. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Austin, Texas, was on approach to Boston when a bird impacted it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Trabzon, Turkey

Saturday, September 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Trabzon, Turkey

Turkish Airlines flight TK-2828 made a safe landing after a bird strike near Trabzon, Turkey, on August 29th. The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Istanbul, Turkey, was on final approach to Trabzon when a bird impacted it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

LGW Plane’s Tire Bursts on Landing in Saarbruecken

Friday, September 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
LGW Plane’s Tire Bursts on Landing in Saarbruecken

Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter (LGW) flight AB-6478 blew a main tire upon landing in Saarbruecken, Germany, on August 29th. The incident happened when the plane was coming from Berlin, Germany. The plane safely taxied to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

LATAM Argentina Flight Makes Safe Landing After Hail Strike

Thursday, August 31, 2017
By George Hatcher
LATAM Argentina Flight Makes Safe Landing After Hail Strike

LATAM Airlines Argentina flight 4M-7570 made a safe landing after encountering hail near Las Termas Airport, Argentina, on August 29th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Buenos Aires, Argentina, was descending toward Las Termas Airport when it encountered a hail storm. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained... »

Bird-Hit Delta Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Salt Lake City

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Delta Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Salt Lake City

Delta Airlines flight DL-2785 made a safe landing following bird strikes near Salt Lake City, Utah, on August 27th. The Boeing 757-200 plane flying from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, was on final approach to Salt Lake City International Airport when it suffered bird strikes. The plane continued for a safe landing.... »

American Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

Sunday, August 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

American Airlines flight AA-343 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Chicago, Illinois, on August 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from LaGuardia Airport, New York, when a bird impacted it. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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