Germanwings Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Dusseldorf Airport

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
By George Hatcher

germanwingsGermanwings flight 4U9023 made an emergency landing at Dusseldorf airport, Germany, on May 16th.

The plane, flying from Dresden, Germany, declared an emergency after smoke was detected in the cockpit.

The plane landed uneventfully. All 142 passengers and 5 crew members remained safe.

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