Pilot Injured After Small Plane Crashed in Burke County, NC

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Burke County, North Carolina, on February 6th. The plane caught fire after it went down on Jamestown Road, Morganton. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, suffered non-life threatening injuries. The cause of crash is being investigated. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about... »

Austrian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Istanbul

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Austrian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Istanbul

Austrian Airlines flight OS-26 made an emergency landing in Istanbul, Turkey, on February 6th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Bangkok, Thailand, to Vienna, Austria, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

Air India Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Jaipur

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Jaipur

Air India flight AI-436 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Jaipur, India, on February 6th. The plane flying from Bhopal to Delhi, India, was diverted due to poor weather conditions in Delhi. However, as the plane approached Jaipur, the crew requested a priority landing reporting low fuel indications. The plane landed... »

Qantas Airways Flight Diverts to Singapore due to Engine Issues

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Qantas Airways Flight Diverts to Singapore due to Engine Issues

Qantas Airways flight QF-10 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Singapore, on February 6th. The Airbus A380-800 plane heading from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to Melbourne, Australia, was diverted due to a mechanical problem with one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend... »

Scandinavian Airlines Flight Returns to Copenhagen due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
By George Hatcher
Scandinavian Airlines Flight Returns to Copenhagen due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Scandinavian Airlines flight SK-995 had to return and make an emergency landing in Copenhagen, Denmark, on February 4th. The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Beijing, China, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew received a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed uneventfully. All 56 people aboard remained safe. The airline arranged... »

Lufthansa Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

Monday, February 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

Lufthansa flight LH-2085 made an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on February 5th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Hamburg, Germany, was on approach to Munich when the crew received repeated lavatory smoke indications and requested a direct approach. The plane continued for a safe landing. There were 137 people aboard at the time;... »

Cathay Pacific Flight Diverts to Seattle due to Adverse Weather Conditions

Monday, February 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cathay Pacific Flight Diverts to Seattle due to Adverse Weather Conditions

Cathay Pacific flight CX-888 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Seattle, Washington, on February 4th. The Boeing 777-300 plane heading from Hong Kong, China, to Vancouver, Canada, was diverted due to adverse weather conditions in Vancouver. The plane landed safely. All 155 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

JetBlue Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Orlando

Monday, February 6, 2017
By George Hatcher
JetBlue Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Orlando

JetBlue Airways flight B6-658 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Orlando, Florida, on February 2nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Cleveland, Ohio, was diverted after the crew reported issues with cabin pressurization. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged a replacement plane... »

Garuda Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia

Sunday, February 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Garuda Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia

Garuda flight GA-258 made a hard landing at Adisutjipto International Airport, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, on February 1st. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Jakarta, Indonesia, veered off the runway upon landing and stopped with all gears. The aircraft was damaged. No injuries were reported. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it... »

Turkish Airlines Flight Diverts to Iran due to Medical Emergency

Sunday, February 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Flight Diverts to Iran due to Medical Emergency

A Turkish Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Zahedan, Iran, on February 4th. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading from Istanbul, Turkey, to Vietnam was diverted after a passenger fell ill. The plane landed safely. The patient was rushed to a hospital. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it... »

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