Aeromexico Connect Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Snake was Spotted On Board

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Aeromexico Connect Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Snake was Spotted On Board

Aeromexico Connect flight AM-231 had to make an emergency landing in Mexico City, Mexico, on November 6th. The Embraer ERJ-190 plane was flying from Torreon, Mexico, when a snake was spotted in the cabin, prompting the crew to declare an emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. The incident... »

Braathens Regional Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Sweden

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Braathens Regional Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Sweden

Braathens Regional Airways flight TF-1 had to return and make an emergency landing in Gothenburg, Sweden, on November 7th. The Stockholm-bound plane was accelerating and retracting the flaps when the crew decided to turn back due to unusual vibrations. The plane landed safely. All 50 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

Austrian Airlines Flight Diverts to Serbia due to Engine Vibrations

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
Austrian Airlines Flight Diverts to Serbia due to Engine Vibrations

Austrian Airlines flight OS-769 made an emergency landing in Belgrade, Serbia, on November 6th. The plane flying from Vienna, Austria, to Pristina, Kosovo, was diverted after the crew reported vibrations in one of the engines. The plane landed safely. There were 79 passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained safe. Recommend on... »

Pegasus Airlines and UTAir Plane Escape Collision in Russia

Monday, November 7, 2016
By George Hatcher
Pegasus Airlines and UTAir Plane Escape Collision in Russia

Pegasus Airlines flight PC-884 and UTAir flight UT-561 receive and follow TCAS resolution advisories and escaped collision at Domodedovo International Airport, Moscow Oblast, Russia, on November 2nd. The Boeing 737-800 (Pegasus Airlines) en-route from Turkey to Russia, was about to land maintaining FL-120 route, however, it descended to FL-110. The Boeing 737-500 (UTAir) was... »

ANA Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Japan

Monday, November 7, 2016
By George Hatcher
ANA Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Japan

All Nippon Airways flight NH-248 made an emergency landing in Fukuoka, Japan, on November 6th. The plane took off for Tokyo, Japan, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic leak. The plane landed safely. There were 416 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

Tigerair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Bird Strike

Monday, November 7, 2016
By George Hatcher
Tigerair Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Bird Strike

Tigerair flight TR-2067 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on November 5th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Singapore but had to return shortly afterwards after a bird strike caused the captain’s windshield to crack. The plane landed uneventfully. All 156 people aboard remained safe. Recommend on... »

Pilot Injured after Small Plane Crashes in Wisconsin

Monday, November 7, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in the town of Mukwa in Waupaca County, Wisconsin, on November 6th. The plane went down on Faskell Road, near the runway of a private airport Poppy’s Flying Acres. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was injured in the accident and was taken to a hospital in New... »

PIA Flight Returns to Lahore after Bird Strike

Sunday, November 6, 2016
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Returns to Lahore after Bird Strike

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-295 had to return and make an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on November 5th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Rahim Yar Khan, Pakistan, but had to return shortly afterwards after one of the engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. All 130 people aboard remained unharmed.... »

Small Plane Crashed at Eureka Municipal Airport

Sunday, November 6, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed at the Eureka Municipal Airport in Greenwood County, Kansas, on November 4th. The plane was attempting to the land at the airport when it crash-landed and came to stop on its top. There were two people aboard at the time, including the pilot George Douglas, 69, and his passenger Lawrence... »

Pilot Killed after Small Plane Crashes in Wyoming

Sunday, November 6, 2016
By George Hatcher

A single-engine small plane crashed in Dubois, Wyoming, on November 5th. Authorities said the plane went down during take off from the Dubois Airport. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the accident. The NTSB and the FAA are investigating. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet... »

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