Qatar Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Pilot Suffers Heart Attack

Sunday, August 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Qatar Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Pilot Suffers Heart Attack

Qatar Airways flight QR-964 had to make an emergency landing at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, India, on August 26th. The plane heading from Doha, Qatar, to Bali, Indonesia, was diverted after one of the pilots suffered a heart attack. The plane landed uneventfully. The pilot, Andre Dinu, 34, was rushed to Apollo... »

PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Nose Gear Problem

Sunday, August 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Nose Gear Problem

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-212 made an emergency landing in Islamabad, Pakistan, on August 25th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was on approach to Islamabad when the crew reported a nose gear problem and went around. The crew worked the related checklists and subsequently landed safely on second approach.... »

Thai AirAsia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bangkok

Sunday, August 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
Thai AirAsia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bangkok

Thai AirAsia flight FD-608 had to return and make an emergency landing in Bangkok, Thailand, on August 25th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Phnom Penh, Cambodia, but had to turn back due to an issue with the spoilers. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

Sunday, August 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

United Airlines flight UA-1564 made an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on August 24th. The Boeing 757-300 plane was flying from Boston, Massachusetts, when the crew reported a hydraulic failure and requested emergency assistance. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin... »

Pilot Injured After Small Plane Crashes in West Jordan, Utah

Saturday, August 26, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in field in West Jordan, Utah, on August 24th. The plane went down shortly after taking off from South Valley Regional Airport. Authorities said it struck multiple power lines and sparked a small grass fire. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, sustained minor injuries. He was taken to... »

Lufthansa Flight Returns to Frankfurt due to Smell On Board

Saturday, August 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Flight Returns to Frankfurt due to Smell On Board

Lufthansa flight LH-542 made an emergency landing in Frankfurt, Germany, on August 24th. The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Bogota, Colombia, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a smell on board. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share... »

Turkish Airlines Flight Returns to Istanbul After Bird Strike

Saturday, August 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Turkish Airlines Flight Returns to Istanbul After Bird Strike

Turkish Airlines flight TK-617 had to return and make an emergency landing in Istanbul, Turkey, on August 23rd. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Casablanca, Morocco, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on... »

Aerosucre Flight Rejects Takeoff From Bogota

Saturday, August 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aerosucre Flight Rejects Takeoff From Bogota

An Aerosucre flight had to reject takeoff from Bogota, Colombia, on August 23rd. The Boeing 737-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Puerto Carreno, Colombia, when the crew noticed a blown nose tire and rejected takeoff. The plane became disabled on the runway. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dublin

Friday, August 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Norwegian Air Shuttle Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dublin

Norwegian Air Shuttle flight D8-1823 had to return and make an emergency landing in Dublin, Ireland, on August 23rd. The Boeing 737-800 plane was heading to Providence, Rhode Island, when the crew noticed an APU problem and decided to turn back. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Recommend on... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Friday, August 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

United Airlines flight UA-53 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on August 23rd. The Boeing 767-400 plane took off for Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, but had to return shortly afterwards due to cabin pressurization issues. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google... »

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    Two people were killed when a small plane crashed Saturday into a house in San Diego, authorities said. The crash occurred shortly before 5 p.m. in the city's Clairemont neighborhood, a few miles north of downtown, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. Two of the four people aboard ...

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