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WOW Air Plane makes Safe Landing in Maryland after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

WOW Air flight WW-117 made a safe landing at Baltimore–Washington International Airport, Baltimore, Maryland, on September 5th. The Airbus A321-200 flying from Keflavik, Iceland, was about to land when a lot of noise was heard due to bird strike. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Air Canada Airbus Rejects Takeoff due to Push Back Issue

By George Hatcher

Air Canada flight AC-788 had to abort taking off at Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles, California, on December 20. The Airbus A321-200 was about to take off from Los Angeles airport, to Toronto, Canada, when the crew decided to abort the take off due to a push back that had occurred earlier. The... »

Turkey-Bound Thomas Cook Plane Returns to England after Hydraulic Problem

By George Hatcher

Thomas Cook flight MT-2684 returned and made an emergency landing at Manchester Airport, England, on October 21. The Airbus A321-200, heading to Adnan Menderes Airport, Izmir, Turkey, had to return due to hydraulic problem. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. The passengers were accommodated in a replacement flight. Download article as PDF »

Egypt Air Plane makes Emergency Landing in Saudi Arabia

By George Hatcher

Egypt Air flight MS-903 diverted to Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz Regional Airport, Buraydah, Saudi Arabia, on September 30. The Airbus A321-200, en-route to Dubai, from Alexandria Borg el Arab, Egypt, had to be diverted in emergency due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All people aboard remained unhurt. Download article as... »

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May 2018
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  • Private jet that departed from Texas crashes in Honduras https://t.co/1In0C7TTCC #FoxNews
    about 13 hours ago
  • 87-year-old pilot dies after plane crashes into trees at Bolivar golf course, troopers say https://t.co/2mooM8rD6H via @springfieldNL
    about 13 hours ago
  • Honduras plane crash – at least six injured as private jet crash lands and breaks in HALF https://t.co/ldvAU9LgE1
    about 16 hours ago
  • Air New Zealand Flight Diverts to Christchurch After Lightning Strike https://t.co/DeuyH6XHoq
    about 18 hours ago
  • United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich https://t.co/UuLbmmlWZi
    about 19 hours ago