EgyptAir Flight MS804 Missing

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
EgyptAir Flight MS804 Missing

EgyptAir Flight MS804 en route from Paris to Cairo disappeared from radar. At least 66 were aboard. The plane left Paris Wednesday evening and was scheduled to arrive in Cairo tomorrow (Thursday.) FlightRadar24 indicated that the plane flew from Asmara, in Eritrea, to Cairo, then on to Tunis, in Tunisia, before heading, via Cairo,... »

Novo Air Plane Returns to Dhaka after Problem with Landing Gear

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
Novo Air Plane Returns to Dhaka after Problem with Landing Gear

Novo Air flight VQ-967 had to return and make an emergency landing at Shahjalal International Airport, Dhaka, Bangladesh, on May 16th. The Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A, en-route to Rajshahi, Bangladesh, had to return after its landing gear failed to retract. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

PIA Plane makes Safe Landing in Pakistan after Engine Issue

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
PIA Plane makes Safe Landing in Pakistan after Engine Issue

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-588 made a safe landing at Bahawalpur Airport, Pakistan, on May 17. The Avions de Trasport Regional ATR-42-500, flying from Karachi, Pakistan, was about to land when the crew detected some issue with one of its engines. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

Ryanair flight Diverts to France due to Medical Emergency

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
Ryanair flight Diverts to France due to Medical Emergency

Ryanair flight FR9886 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Bordeaux, France, on May 17th. The plane, heading from Liverpool, England, to Alicante, Spain, was diverted due to a medical emergency. According to an airline spokesperson, “This flight from Liverpool to Alicante diverted to Bordeaux after a customer became ill on board.... »

yanair Plane Makes Emergency landing at London Stansted Airport R

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
yanair Plane Makes Emergency landing at London Stansted Airport R

Ryanair flight FR-4215 made an emergency landing at London Stansted Airport, England, on May 14th. The plane was flying from Parma, Italy, when the crew reported a flaps problem and declared an emergency. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print... »

Germanwings Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Dusseldorf Airport

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
By George Hatcher
Germanwings Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Dusseldorf Airport

Germanwings 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. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about... »

Southwest Airlines Plane Returns to Massachusetts due to Turbulence; 4 Injured

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Southwest Airlines Plane Returns to Massachusetts due to Turbulence; 4 Injured

Southwest Airlines flight WN-147 had to return and make an emergency landing at Logan International Airport, Boston, Massachusetts, on May 16th. The Boeing 737-700, heading towards Chicago, Illinois, had to return due to severe turbulence. The plane landed safely. Two passengers and 2 crew members sustained injuries. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share... »

Jazz Plane makes Safe Landing in DC after Bird Strike

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Jazz Plane makes Safe Landing in DC after Bird Strike

Jazz flight QK-8824 made a safe landing at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, DC, on May 16th. The Canadair CRJ-200, en-route from Montreal, Canada, was about to land when a bird impacted one of its engines. The plane landed uneventfully. No injuries were reported. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet... »

TAROM Flight Diverts to Timisoara Due to Cabin Pressure Loss

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
TAROM Flight Diverts to Timisoara Due to Cabin Pressure Loss

TAROM flight RO-217 made an emergency landing in Timisoara, Romania, on May 13th. The plane, heading from Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport, Romania, to Belgrade, Serbia, had to be diverted after it lost cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All 27 passengers remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet... »

Arik Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nigeria

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
By George Hatcher
Arik Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nigeria

Arik Air flight W3-433 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Benin City, Nigeria, on May 12th. The plane, heading from Warri to Abuja, Nigeria, was diverted after the crew reported they had to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 42 people aboard at the time;... »

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