Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Senegal

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Senegal

Swiss International Air Lines flight LX-92 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Dakar, Senegal, on March 13th. The Airbus A340-300 plane heading from Zurich, Switzerland, to Sao Paulo, Brazil, was diverted due to an issue with the fuel pump. The plane landed safely. There were 215 passengers aboard at the time;... »

Delta Airlines Flight Returns to Atlanta due to Flight Control Issues

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Flight Returns to Atlanta due to Flight Control Issues

Delta Airlines flight DL-1752 had to return for an emergency landing in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 13th. The Boeing 717-200 plane took off for Savannah, Georgia, but had to turn back due to flight control issues. The plane landed back safely. All 116 people aboard remained unharmed. The plane had experienced a similar issue... »

Delta Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Flight Control Problems

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Flight Control Problems

Delta Airlines flight DL-2312 made an emergency landing in Gulfport, Mississippi, on March 12th. The Boeing 717-200 plane flying from Atlanta, Georgia, was descending toward Gulfport when the crew declared an emergency due to flight control problems. The plane landed at higher than normal speed. All 98 people aboard remained safe. Recommend on Facebook... »

Fort Lauderdale-Bound JetBlue Flight Hits Turbulence; 1 Injured

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Fort Lauderdale-Bound JetBlue Flight Hits Turbulence; 1 Injured

JetBlue flight B6-1020 encountered turbulence while descending toward Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on March 11th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was flying from Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, when it hit turbulence that injured a passenger. The plane continued for a safe landing. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it... »

EgyptAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Greece

Monday, March 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
EgyptAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Greece

EgyptAir flight MS-748 had to return and make an emergency landing in Athens, Greece, on March 12th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Cairo, Egypt, but had to turn back due to a technical issue with the equipment used in meal preparation. The plane landed back safely. All 103 people aboard remained unharmed.... »

Emirates Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Heathrow Airport

Monday, March 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Emirates Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Heathrow Airport

Emirates Airlines flight EK-18 made an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, London, England, on March 12th. The Airbus A380-800 plane flying from Manchester, England, to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was diverted after the crew failed to retract landing gear. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share... »

Scandinavian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Norway

Monday, March 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Scandinavian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Norway

Scandinavian Airlines flight SK-7402 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Stavanger, Norway, on March 11th. The Boeing 737-700 plane heading from Las Palmas, Spain, to Haugesund, Norway, was diverted due to an engine issue. The plane landed safely. All 136 people aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share... »

Pilot Survives After Small Plane Crashes into Tampa Bay

Monday, March 13, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in the waters off Peter O. Knight Airport in Tampa, Florida, on March 12th. Authorities said the plane lost power immediately after taking off and went down in water. The pilot, who was the only aboard remained, remained unharmed. The incident is being investigated. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google... »

Aerolineas Argentinas Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problem

Sunday, March 12, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aerolineas Argentinas Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problem

Aerolineas Argentinas flight AR-1842 had to return and make an emergency landing in Cordoba, Argentina, on March 10th. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Rosario, Argentina, but had to return shortly afterwards after one of the engines emitted a loud bang, prompting the crew to shut down the engine. The plane landed back... »

Fighter Jets Escort Air India Plane After it Loses Communication

Sunday, March 12, 2017
By George Hatcher
Fighter Jets Escort Air India Plane After it Loses Communication

Air India flight AI-171 was intercepted by fighter jets on March 10th. The Boeing 787-800 plane was heading from Ahmedabad, India, to Heathrow Airport, England, when it lost communication. Czech fighter jets were dispatched to intercept the plane and were able to communicate with the captain. The captain signaled about having technical issues due... »

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