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Delta Airlines Plane Returns to Charlotte After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1591 had to return and make an emergency landing in Charlotte, North Carolina, on February 24th. The plane took off for Atlanta, Georgia, but had to return shortly afterwards after it hit a flock of birds. The plane landed safely. All 122 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air India Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Jaipur

By George Hatcher

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... »

JetLite Plane Makes Emergency Landing in New Delhi

By George Hatcher

JetLite flight S2-4264 made an emergency landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi, India, on May 3rd. Authorities said the plane, flying from Kolkata, West Bengal, India, declared an emergency due to a landing gear problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All 122 passengers aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Two Kathmandu-Bound Flights Grounded due to Bomb Threat

By George Hatcher

Two Kathmandu-bound flights were grounded just before takeoff from Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi, India, on January 27. Authorities said the flights were grounded after the Jet Airways security office received a call saying there was a “bomb threat” to Jet Airways flight 9W 260 and Air India flight AI-215. There were... »

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July 2018
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  • Authorities: Close to $100K found after deadly bus crash https://t.co/WZTguvVInY
    about 5 hours ago
  • Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield https://t.co/QOjxnjhs4j
    about 10 hours ago
  • Izhavia Flight Burst Tires on Landing at Moscow Domodedovo Airport https://t.co/jyiuuF46aT
    about 10 hours ago
  • Blue Panorama Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Italy https://t.co/ub5XoZ476N
    about 10 hours ago
  • Edelweiss Air Flight Rejects Takeoff From Zurich https://t.co/lOD6HVDqwp
    about 10 hours ago