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Air Asia Plane Overruns Runway at Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport

By George Hatcher

Air Asia flight AK-9700 overran the end of the runway upon landing at Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport, Malaysia, on November 30th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane was coming from Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Malaysia. There were four crew members aboard at the time; none of them were injured. Download article... »

Korean Air Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Seoul

By George Hatcher

Korean Air flight KE-51 made an emergency landing in Seoul, South Korea, on November 29th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Honolulu, Hawaii, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a cabin pressure problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and twenty-eight passengers aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Nepal Airlines Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Kathmandu Airport

By George Hatcher

Nepal Airlines flight RA-206 suffered a bird strike near Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, on November 18th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Delhi, India, was on approach to Kathmandu Airport. The plane continued for a safe landing. All one hundred and thirty-five people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

JetBlue Flight Returns to Salt Lake City After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-531 had to return and make an emergency landing in Salt Lake City, Utah, on October 31st. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Long Beach, California, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Bird-Hit Air Arabia Plane Makes Safe Landing in Coimbatore, India

By George Hatcher

Air Arabia flight G9-413 suffered a bird strike in Coimbatore, India, on October 29th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, was on approach to Coimbatore International Airport when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All one hundred and six people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Prague-Bound Aer Lingus Plane Suffers Lightning Strike

By George Hatcher

Aer Lingus flight EI-644 suffered a lightning strike near Prague, Czech Republic, on October 29th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Dublin, Ireland, was on approach to Vaclav Havel Airport Prague. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained uninjured. Download article as PDF »

Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-1683 made an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on October 27th. The Airbus A321-100 plane flying from Budapest, Hungary, was descending toward Munich when the crew declared an emergency due to an electrical odor on-board. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Asiana Airlines Flight Returns to Seoul After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Asiana Airlines flight OZ-1165 had to return and make an emergency landing in Seoul, South Korea, on October 25th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Kansai International Airport, Japan, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Indigo Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Dog Strike

By George Hatcher

Indigo Airlines flight 6E-468 had to reject takeoff from Goa, India, on October 23rd. The Airbus A320-200N plane was accelerating to takeoff for Mumbai, India, when the crew rejected takeoff at high speed due to a dog strike. Several tires deflated and the plane became disabled. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

JetBlue Flight Diverts to JFK Airport After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-877 had to divert and make an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on October 23rd. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Boston, Massachusetts, to Las Vegas, Nevada, was diverted after it suffered a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

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