Endeavor Air Plane makes Safe Landing in New York after Bird Strike

Saturday, April 23, 2016
By George Hatcher
Endeavor Air Plane makes Safe Landing in New York after Bird Strike

Endeavor Air flight 9E-3885/ DL-3885 made a safe landing at LaGuardia Airport, New York, on April 21st. The Canadair CRJ-900, flying from Madison, Wisconsin, was on approach to New York when a bird impacted the aircraft. The plane received minor damage. All people onboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on... »

Bird-Hit Nippon Cargo Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Anchorage

Saturday, April 23, 2016
By George Hatcher

Nippon Cargo Airlines flight KZ-188 had to make an emergency landing in Anchorage, Alaska, on April 19th. The plane was flying from Tokyo Narita Airport, Japan, when a bird hit it, causing damage to its right wing. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin... »

Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Buffalo

Saturday, April 23, 2016
By George Hatcher
Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Buffalo

Southwest Airlines flight WN-2386 had to make an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, on April 21st. The plane, heading from Chicago Midway International Airport, Illinois, to Boston Logan International Airport, Massachusetts, was diverted after it en-countered turbulence, injuring two flight attendants. The plane landed safely. The injured crew members were taken to hospitals.... »

Small Plane Crashed in Oklahoma; Pilot Injured

Saturday, April 23, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a wooded area near William R. Pogue Municipal Airport in Sand Springs, Oklahoma, on April 21st. Authorities said the single-engine aircraft went down moments after taking off from the airport. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was injured and was taken to hospital. The FAA will investigate.... »

Exploits Vallet Air Service Plane makes Hard Landing in Canada

Friday, April 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
Exploits Vallet Air Service Plane makes Hard Landing in Canada

Exploits Vallet Air Service flight AC-7804 made a hard landing at Gander International Airport, Canada, on April 20. The Beech 1900D, flying on behalf of Air Canada, had its nose gear collapsed causing it to skid on its nose to a stop on the runway. There were 14 passengers and 2 crew members aboard.... »

Lufthansa Plane Returns to Germany after Engine Failure

Friday, April 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Plane Returns to Germany after Engine Failure

Lufthansa flight LH-688 had to return and make an emergency landing at Munich Airport, Munich, Germany, on April 21st. The Airbus A321-200, en-route from Munich to Tel Aviv, Israel, had just climbed out of the runway when the crew detected failure of the left hand engine, prompting the plane to return. The plane landed... »

Mesa Airlines Plane Rejects Takeoff in Texas

Friday, April 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
Mesa Airlines Plane Rejects Takeoff in Texas

Mesa Airlines flight YV-5631/ AA-5631 had to abort takeoff at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Dallas, Texas, on April 20th. The Canadair CRJ-900 was about to takeoff for Columbia, South Carolina, when the crew had to abort taking off due to a flight control issue. The plane remained on the taxiway, and resumed flight after... »

PSA Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in South Carolina

Friday, April 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
PSA Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in South Carolina

PSA Airlines flight AA-5360 made an emergency landing at Greenville-Spartanburgh Airport in South Carolina, on April 19th. The plane was flying from Washington, D.C. when the crew reported an issue with flaps extension. The plane landed at higher than normal speed. Everyone aboard remained unhurt. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin... »

American Airlines Flight Diverts to Phoenix After Bird Strike

Friday, April 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Diverts to Phoenix After Bird Strike

American Airlines flight AA-713 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Phoenix, Arizona, on April 21st. The Airbus A321-200 plane, heading from Las Vegas, Nevada, to Charlotte, North Carolina, was diverted after a windshield cracked due to bird strike. The plane landed uneventfully. All 174 passengers and 6 crew members remained safe.... »

Four Lost in Fatal Cessna Accident in Birchwood Alaska

Friday, April 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
Four Lost in Fatal Cessna Accident in Birchwood Alaska

After taking off from Birchwood, a privately owned Cessna 172P Skyhawk crashed and burned in a forest close to Birchwood Airport, in Birchwood Alaska. Pilot/owner George Kobelnyk, 64, co-pilot Christian Bohrer, 20, Sarah Glaves, 36, and Kyle Braun, 27 all died in the crash. A post impact fire destroyed much of the evidence in... »

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