Qantas Airways Plane Hits Turbulence near Canberra; 2 Injured

Friday, March 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Qantas Airways Plane Hits Turbulence near Canberra; 2 Injured

Qantas Airways flight QF-718 encountered severe turbulence while descending toward Canberra, Australia, on March 13th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Perth, Australia, when it was hit by turbulence that injured two flight attendants. The plane continued for a safe landing. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it... »

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Fort Lauderdale

Thursday, March 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue flight B6-1675 had to return and make an emergency landing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on March 15th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Kingston, Jamaica, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an issue with the brakes. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend... »

Bird-Hit Transavia Flight Makes Safe Landing at Berlin Schonefeld Airport

Thursday, March 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Transavia Flight Makes Safe Landing at Berlin Schonefeld Airport

Transavia Airlines flight HV-9513 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Berlin Schonefeld Airport, Germany, on March 15th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-700 plane flying from Munich, Germany, was on final approach. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Recommend on Facebook Share... »

SilkAir Flight Makes Safe Landing After Lightning Strike

Thursday, March 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
SilkAir Flight Makes Safe Landing After Lightning Strike

SilkAir flight MI-749 was hit by lightning while descending toward Singapore, on March 14th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Phuket, Thailand. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print for later Tell... »

Delta Airlines Plane Rejects Take Off From Amsterdam

Thursday, March 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
Delta Airlines Plane Rejects Take Off From Amsterdam

Delta Airlines flight DL-73 had to reject take off from Amsterdam, Netherlands, on March 14th. The Airbus A330-300 plane was accelerating to take off for Atlanta, Georgia, when the crew rejected take off due to the failure of a hydraulic system. All passengers and crew members remained safe. The airline arranged a replacement plane... »

Four Killed After Police Helicopter Crashes in Mexico

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By George Hatcher

A police helicopter crashed in the hills near Mexicali, in the state of Baja California, Mexico, on March 14th. The state police helicopter was on a mission to recover the body of a female hiker when it got tangled in power cables and went down. Four people were killed in the crash, including the... »

Germania Airlines Flight Returns to Germany after Hydraulic Failure

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Germania Airlines Flight Returns to Germany after Hydraulic Failure

Germania Airlines flight ST-8536 had to return and make an emergency landing in Dresden, Germany, on March 14th. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Hurghada, Egypt, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a hydraulic failure. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

American Airlines Plane Diverts to Jacksonville International Airport

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Diverts to Jacksonville International Airport

An American Airlines flight had to divert and make an emergency landing at Jacksonville International Airport, Florida, on March 14th. The Boeing 737 plane heading from Miami, Florida, to Chicago, Illinois, was diverted after a passenger spilled soda on an electronic device. The plane landed safely. All 149 passengers and 6 crew members aboard... »

Jazz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Saskatchewan

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Jazz Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Saskatchewan

Jazz Air flight QK-7090 made an emergency landing in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, on March 11th. The plane was flying from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, when the crew declared an emergency due to smoke in cockpit. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it... »

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;... »

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