China Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Wake Island

Thursday, December 15, 2016
By George Hatcher
China Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Wake Island

China Airlines flight CI-17 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Wake Island, United States, on December 12th. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading from Honolulu, Hawaii, to Tokyo, Japan, was diverted due to issues with one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on... »

Lufthansa Flight Diverts to JFK Airport due to Bomb Threat

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Flight Diverts to JFK Airport due to Bomb Threat

Lufthansa Airlines flight LH-441 had to divert and make an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on December 12th. The plane flying from Houston, Texas, to Frankfort, Germany, was diverted due to a bomb threat. According to the airline, “LH441 was diverted as a matter of precaution in coordination with... »

Cargojet Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Germany

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
By George Hatcher
Cargojet Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Germany

Cargojet flight W8-1894 had to return and make an emergency landing in Cologne, Germany, on December 11th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Hamilton, Canada, but had to turn back after the crew reported an engine issue. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share... »

2 Injured After United Airlines Plane Encounters Turbulence in Denver

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
By George Hatcher
2 Injured After United Airlines Plane Encounters Turbulence in Denver

United Airlines flight UA-466 encountered turbulence in Denver, Colorado, on December 10th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Salt Lake City, Utah, was descending toward Denver when it encountered turbulence that injured two crew members. The plane landed safely. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print for later... »

Copa Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off from Santa Clara, Cuba

Tuesday, December 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
Copa Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off from Santa Clara, Cuba

Copa Airlines flight CM-238 had to reject take off from Santa Clara, Cuba, on December 11th. The plane was accelerating to take off for Panama City, Panama, when its left. engine emitted a loud bang and smoke was noticed in the cabin. The crew subsequently rejected take off and deployed slides for an emergency... »

4 Injured After American Airlines Plane Hits Turbulence

Tuesday, December 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
4 Injured After American Airlines Plane Hits Turbulence

American Airlines flight AA-2549 hit severe turbulence near Denver, Colorado, on December 10th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off from Chicago, Illinois, and was heading to San Diego, California, when it encountered turbulence that injured four people, including three crew members and a passenger. The plane continued for a safe landing in San Diego.... »

Newark-Bound United Airlines Flight Encounters Turbulence; 1 Injured

Tuesday, December 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
Newark-Bound United Airlines Flight Encounters Turbulence; 1 Injured

United Airlines flight UA-1043 ran into turbulence while heading to Newark, New Jersey, on December 8th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Aruba when it encountered turbulence that injured a flight attendant. The plane continued for a safe landing. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print for... »

American Airlines Flight Diverts to Denver due to Engine Issue

Tuesday, December 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Flight Diverts to Denver due to Engine Issue

American Airlines flight AA-2400 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Denver, Colorado, on December 11th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, to Vail, Colorado, was diverted due to an engine issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share... »

Space Shuttle Endeavour Time Lapse trek across LA

Monday, December 12, 2016
By George Hatcher
Space Shuttle Endeavour Time Lapse trek across LA

Space shuttle Endeavour’s final journey was a 12-mile ride from LAX, through Inglewood to the California Science Center in Exposition Park. Here it is in timelapse. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print for later Tell a friend Download article as PDF »

Hong Kong Airlines Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Engine Failure

Monday, December 12, 2016
By George Hatcher
Hong Kong Airlines Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Engine Failure

Hong Kong Airlines flight HX-690 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on December 11th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Sapporo, Japan, but had to turn back due to an engine failure. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook... »

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