Helicopter and Plane Collide Mid-Air in Buckinghamshire; Four Killed

Friday, November 17, 2017
By George Hatcher

A two-seater plane collided mid-air with a helicopter in Buckinghamshire, England, on November 17th. It is believed that both aircraft were flying from Wycombe Air Park when they collided near Waddesdon. Four people were killed in the crash. The Air Accidents Investigation Branch is investigating the cause of accident. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

Plane Crashed in Khabarovsk Region of Russia; Six Killed

Thursday, November 16, 2017
By George Hatcher

A passenger plane crashed in Khabarovsk region of Russia, on November 15th. The incident happened when the plane, operated by Khabarovsk Avia, was carrying five passengers and two pilots. Only one passenger, a three-year-old girl, survived the crash. She suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The cause of crash is being investigated. The plane was performing a... »

KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Thursday, November 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

KLM Cityhopper flight KL-1198 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on November 15th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane flying from Stavanger, Norway, was on approach to Amsterdam when the crew declared an emergency due to an unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. All eighty-three people aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

American Airlines Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Miami International Airport

Thursday, November 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Miami International Airport

American Airlines flight AA-1498 suffered a bird strike near Miami International Airport, Florida, on November 14th. The Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Mexico City, Mexico, was on approach to Miami Airport when a goose hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share... »

Ryanair Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Alghero-Fertilia Airport

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Ryanair Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Alghero-Fertilia Airport

Ryanair flight FR-4708 suffered a bird strike near Alghero-Fertilia Airport, Italy, on November 14th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Orio al Serio International Airport, Italy, was on approach to Alghero-Fertilia Airport. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share... »

British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Heathrow Airport

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Heathrow Airport

British Airways flight BA-196 made an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, England, on November 13th. The Boeing 777-200 plane was flying from Houston, Texas, when the crew requested emergency assistance due to a technical issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on... »

Indigo Plane Hits a Wild Boar During Departure from Visakhapatnam Airport

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Indigo Plane Hits a Wild Boar During Departure from Visakhapatnam Airport

Indigo flight 6E-742 made an emergency landing in Visakhapatnam, India, on November 12th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Hyderabad, India, but hit a wild boar during departure. The crew subsequently turned back and landed safely at Visakhapatnam Airport. All one hundred and fifty-nine people aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

Aeroflot Flight Diverts to Prague due to Medical Emergency

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aeroflot Flight Diverts to Prague due to Medical Emergency

Aeroflot flight SU-2384 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Prague, Czech Republic, on November 11th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Sheremetyevo International Airport, Russia, to Geneva, Switzerland, was diverted after the first officer suffered a medical emergency and became incapacitated. The plane landed safely. The first officer was rushed to... »

Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Stockholm

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Stockholm

Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia flight DK-2562 had to return and make an emergency landing in Stockholm, Sweden, on November 13th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Phuket City, Thailand, but had to turn back after the crew noticed issues with the weather radar. The plane landed safely. All three hundred and ninety-nine passengers... »

China Southern Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
By George Hatcher
China Southern Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cargo Smoke Indication

China Southern Airlines flight CZ-6406 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Changsha, China, on November 13th. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Nanjing to Guilin, China, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and fifty-one passengers remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

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