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Southwest Airlines Flight Diverts to Oakland with Blown Tire

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-4266 made an emergency landing in Oakland, California, on April 11th. The Boeing 737-700 plane flying from Denver, Colorado, was descending toward San Francisco, California, when the crew reported a blown tire and decided to divert. The plane landed safely. All 119 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Louisville

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-1251 had to return and make an emergency landing in Louisville, Kentucky, on January 30th. The plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a possible mechanical problem. The plane landed safely. All 119 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Germania Airlines Plane Returns to Germany due to Unusual Odor

By George Hatcher

Germania Airlines flight ST-3356 made an emergency landing in Erfurt, Germany, on September 22nd. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Tenerife–South Airport, Spain, but had to turn back after the crew reported an unusual odor in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All 119 passengers aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Plane Diverts to Colorado due to Hail Strike

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1889 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Denver International Airport, Denver, Colorado, on August 7th. The Airbus A320-200 en-route from Boston, Massachusetts, to Salt Lake City, Utah, was mid-air when it encountered severe turbulence due to hail and lightning. The plane received damage to its radome, windshields and... »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Edinburgh

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-929 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, on July 12th. The Boeing 767-300 plane, heading from London, United Kingdom, to Chicago, Illinois, was diverted due to a possible fuel issue. The plane landed safely. There were 119 passengers and 11 crew members aboard at the... »

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July 2018
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  • WATCH: Passenger’s terrifying footage of Wonderboom plane crash https://t.co/zo1Lm9Y2rZ via @TheCitizen_News
    about 11 hours ago
  • Boeing exec says the 747 jumbo jet's future will be as a private jet https://t.co/DKK7b9iEsL
    about 11 hours ago
  • Lantana Airport flight instructor killed in Everglades plane crash https://t.co/FIeXUZbEGI
    about 13 hours ago
  • Air India Flight Diverts to Kolkata due to Smoke in Cabin https://t.co/Op02OmAIyo
    about 19 hours ago
  • Alaska Airlines Flight Diverts to Kansas City due to Loss of Cabin Pressure https://t.co/cRDevz736e
    about 19 hours ago