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Flybondi Plane makes Tail Strike in Argentina

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
By George Hatcher
Flybondi Plane makes Tail Strike in Argentina

Flybondi flight FO-5450 made a hard landing on Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport, Argentina, on July 15th. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Las Heras, Argentina, had a tail strike while landing on the runway. The plane sustained minor damage. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Skywest Plane makes Emergency Landing in Kansas

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
By George Hatcher
Skywest Plane makes Emergency Landing in Kansas

Skywest Airlines flight OO-3623/ DL-3623 made an emergency landing at Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, Kansas, on July 15th. The Canadair CRJ-200 en route to Minnesota was climbing out when the crew declared an emergency after losing the hydraulic fluid in its landing gear. The plane landed safely. All 43 people aboard remained... »

Qatar Airways Plane Makes Hard Landing in India

Sunday, July 15, 2018
By George Hatcher
Qatar Airways Plane Makes Hard Landing in India

Qatar Airways flight QR-516 made a hard landing at Cochin International Airport, Kerala, India, on July 13th. The Airbus A330-300 flying from Doha, Qatar, had touched the runway in the wrong line, damaging the runway lights. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Colorado after Electrical Situation

Friday, May 4, 2018
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Colorado after Electrical Situation

United Airlines flight UA-859 made a safe emergency landing at Denver International Airport, Denver, Colorado, on May 1st. The Boeing 737-900 flying from Orlando, Florida, was about to land when the crew had to declare an emergency due to “electrical situation” aboard. The plane landed safely. All 185 people aboard remained unhurt. Download article... »

Vietnam Airlines Plane makes Hard Landing in Vietnam

Thursday, May 3, 2018
By George Hatcher
Vietnam Airlines Plane makes Hard Landing in Vietnam

Vietnam Airlines flight VN-7344 made a hard landing at Cam Ranh International Airport, Cam Ranh, Vietnam, on April 29th. The Airbus A321-200 flying from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, was cleared to land on runway 20R, but it touched down on runway 20L which was under construction. The plane rolled out, and its engines... »

Air Europa Plane makes Safe Landing in Spain after Bird Strikes

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air Europa Plane makes Safe Landing in Spain after Bird Strikes

Air Europa flight UX-1040 made a safe landing at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport, Madrid, Spain, on April 30th. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Fiumicino, Italy, was about to land when it suffered multiple bird strikes. The aircraft sustained minor damage. All people aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

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 »

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 »

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    about 22 hours ago
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