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Delta Airlines Plane Returns to Beijing due to Engine Issue

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-188 had to return for an emergency landing in Beijing, China, on April 28th. The Airbus A330-200 plane took off for Detroit, Michigan, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-888 had to return and make an emergency landing in San Francisco, California, on April 25th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Beijing, China, but had to turn back after it lost the reduced vertical separation minima (RVSM) maintenance capability. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members... »

United Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence Near Los Angeles; 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1600 was hit by turbulence near Los Angeles, California, on April 25th. The Boeing 757-200 plane flying from Newark, New Jersey, was descending toward Los Angeles when it encountered severe turbulence that injured one passenger. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Costa Rica

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1516 had to return and make an emergency landing in Liberia, Costa Rica, on April 24th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Houston, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a ‘maintenance issue’. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Scandinavian Airlines Plane Rejects Takeoff from Kirkenes, Norway

By George Hatcher

Scandinavian Airlines flight SK-4479 had to reject takeoff from Kirkenes, Norway, on April 23rd. The Boeing 737-700 plane was preparing to depart for Oslo, Norway, when the crew rejected takeoff due to a nose gear steering issue. The plane safely stopped at the runway. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Saudi Arabian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Landing Gear Problem

By George Hatcher

Saudi Arabian Airlines flight SV-768 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, on April 23rd. The Airbus A330-300 plane heading from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, to Chennai, India, was diverted due to indication of a landing gear problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All 127 people aboard remained safe. Download article... »

PAL Philippine Airlines Plane Returns to Australia due to Problem with Landing Gear

By George Hatcher

PAL Philippine Airlines flight PR-212 had to return and make an emergency landing at Sydney Airport, Australia, on April 23rd. The Airbus A340-300 en-route to Manila, Philippines, had to return after the captain failed to retract its landing gear. The plane landed safely. All 220 passengers and 12 crew members remained safe. Download article... »

American Airlines Plane Returns to Nevada after Engine Shut-down

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-1871 had to return and make an emergency landing at McCarran International Airport, Las Vegas, Nevada, on April 23rd. The Airbus A321-200 flying to Charlotte, North Carolina, had to return when its right engine showed overtemp and the crew had to shut it down. The plane landed safely. All 197 people... »

Brussels Airlines Flight Returns to Brussels due to Hydraulic Issue

By George Hatcher

Brussels Airlines flight SN-2835 made an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on April 20th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Moscow, Russia, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Alaska Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Alaska Airlines flight AS-176 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Ketchikan, Alaska, on April 18th. The Boeing 737-900 plane en-route from Juneau, Alaska, to Seattle, Washington, was diverted due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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