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VietJet Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

By George Hatcher

VietJet Air flight VJ-885 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on August 30th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Kaohsiung, Taiwan, to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and three passengers and seven crew... »

JetBlue Flight Diverts to Philadelphia due to Smoke in Cockpit

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-1097 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on August 29th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Boston, Massachusetts, to Atlanta, Georgia, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and three people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Safair Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Johannesburg Airport

By George Hatcher

Safair flight 103 made an emergency landing at Johannesburg Airport in South Africa, on January 24. The plane was heading to Cape Town when it lost cabin pressure, prompting the pilot to return for an emergency landing. The plane landed uneventfully. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

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