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Air Astana Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Xiamen, China

By George Hatcher

Air Astana flight KC-1392 had to make an emergency landing in Xiamen, China, on October 12th. The Boeing 757-200 plane was performing a test flight when the crew noticed a landing gear issue. The plane landed back uneventfully. All four crew members aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air France Plane Over-runs Runway in France

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-7498 over-ran the runway at Biarritz Pays Basque Airport, Biarritz, France, on September 23rd. The Airbus A320-200 flying from Paris Orly, France, went off the runway and had to be disabled. The plane sustained minor damage. No one was injured, however, the passengers had to remain inside the plane for at... »

Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Vancouver International Airport

By George Hatcher

On August 30th, Air Canada flight AC-7 made an emergency landing at Vancouver International Airport, British Columbia, Canada. The plane took off for Hong Kong, China, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic indication. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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... »

Two Dead After Small Plane Crashes in Dorset, England

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Shaftesbury in Dorset, England, on August 26th. Authorities said the Tiger Moth plane went down near Compton Abbas Airfield. There were two people aboard at the time, including the 64-year-old pilot and a 67-year-old passenger. Both of them were killed in the crash. Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) is... »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Srinagar

By George Hatcher

Air India flight AI-822 had to return and make an emergency landing in Srinagar, India, on August 26th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Jammu, India, but had to turn back after the crew reported that they had not received a locked indication for the gear. The plane landed back safely. All one... »

Cape Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Adirondack Regional Airport

By George Hatcher

Cape Air flight 1815 made an emergency landing at Adirondack Regional Airport in Franklin County, New York, on August 25th. The Cessna 402 plane heading from Albany International Airport to Ogdensburg Regional Airport, New York, was diverted after the crew noticed an engine issue and a whiff of smoke in the cabin. The plane... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dublin

By George Hatcher

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. Download article... »

Air France Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-636 had to make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on August 21st. The plane heading from Paris, France, to Houston, Texas, was diverted after an infant suffered a medical emergency. The plane landed safely. The baby was rushed to the University Hospital Limerick. Download article as PDF »

Air Europa Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue

By George Hatcher

Air Europa flight UX-1705 had to return and make an emergency landing in Ibiza, Spain, on August 18th. The plane took off for Palma, Spain, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

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