Southwest Airlines: Hole in fuselage

Tuesday, July 14, 2009
By George Hatcher
Southwest Airlines: Hole in fuselage

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Photographer Tim Perkins What: Southwest Airlines 737 en route from Nashville to Baltimore Where: Charleston’s Yeager Airport When: 6:30 p.m Monday July 13 Who: 126 passengers and five crew Why: While en route, the cabin depressurized when a hole (metal fatigue?) approximately the size of... »

Delta Flight Emergency Landing in Atlanta

Monday, July 13, 2009
By George Hatcher
Delta Flight Emergency Landing in Atlanta

Pictured: A Delta flight taking off from Atlanta Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Photographer Agustin Anaya What: Delta en route from Dayton to Atlanta Where: Chattanooga When: July 13 10:45 am Why: En route to Atlanta, the pilot smelled smoke and decided to land at the nearest airport which happened... »

Air India Airbus 319 Engine Failure

Monday, July 13, 2009
By George Hatcher
Air India Airbus 319 Engine Failure

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Photographer Petr Popelar What: Air India A319-100 en route from Mumbai to Kolkata Where: near Aurangabad When: Jul 11th 2009 7:08 pm Who: 88 passengers 6 crew Why: After takeoff, one engine failed, and the crew decided to return to Mumbai rather than fly without... »

Airbus Information Stalls…with new tubes

Monday, July 13, 2009
By George Hatcher
Airbus Information Stalls…with new tubes

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Photographer Jacques Lienard What: Air France Airbus A320-200 en route from Rome Fiumicino (Italy) to Paris Where: en route When: Jul 13th 2009 Who: n/a Why: While en route, the Airbus A320 flew for a minute without speed indications;in fact, all data related indications, autopilot... »

FAA Standards Tested

Monday, July 13, 2009
By George Hatcher

George’s Point of View I hope that all of St George’s licensees have been retested. Anthony St. George was convicted and sentenced to prison on 15 counts of conspiracy and submitting false statements on Federal AviationAdministration (FAA) certifications. At the time, St. George was a designated mechanical examiner for St. George Aviation whose job... »

Vancouver BC: Philippine Airlines Airbus Emergency Landing

Saturday, July 11, 2009
By George Hatcher
Vancouver BC: Philippine Airlines Airbus Emergency Landing

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Photographer What: Philippine Airlines A343 en route from Manila to Vancouver, BC Where: Vancouver BC When: Jul 9th 2009 Why: While over the Pacific, the pilot shut down one of the engines for an unspecified reason. They landed under emergency circumstances without assistance in Vancouver.... »

Dallas: American Eagle ERJ Lands Safely with Hydraulic Failure

Saturday, July 11, 2009
By George Hatcher
Dallas: American Eagle ERJ Lands Safely with Hydraulic Failure

Pictured: an American Eagle Jet Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Photographer Jonathan Morgan What: American Eagle Embraer ERJ-145 en route from Dallas to Dayton Ohio Where: Dallas When: Jul 11th 2009 Who: 43 passengers Why: Just after takeoff, the flight experienced issues with hydraulics. The landing gear failed to extend.... »

Fighter Escorts Primera Air to Rome

Saturday, July 11, 2009
By George Hatcher
Fighter Escorts Primera Air to Rome

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Photographer Sergio Domingos What: Primera Air Boeing 737-700 en route from Zakinthos Greece to Dublin Where: Rome Italy When: Jul 10th 2009 Who: 153 passengers and 6 crew Why: While en route, the Primera flight requested an emergency landing. It lowered altitude without declaring an... »

Airbus Unreliable Air Speed…again

Friday, July 10, 2009
By George Hatcher
Airbus Unreliable Air Speed…again

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Photographer Gordon Gebert JR What: Cyprus Airways Airbus A330-200 en route from London to Larnaca Cyprus Where: London When: Jul 7th 2009 Why: The Airbus rejected take-off from Heathrow because of an issue with the air speed indicator. George’s Point of View What? What is... »

Airbus Nosegear Issue in Malta

Friday, July 10, 2009
By George Hatcher
Airbus Nosegear Issue in Malta

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact Photographer Darren Wilson What: Air Malta Airbus A320-200 en route from Malta to Amsterdam Where: Malta When: Jul 6th 2009 Who: 167 passengers Why: The Air Malta Airbus A320-200 was en route when it experienced a problem with the nosegear and had to return to... »

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