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Indigo Plane Returns to Ahmedabad after Engine Shut Down

By George Hatcher

Indigo flight 6E-244 had to return and make an emergency landing at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad, India, on March 12th. The Airbus A320-200 en-route to Lucknow, India, had to return after the crew had to shut down one of its engines. The plane landed safely. All 186 people aboard remained safe. Download... »

US-Bangla AirlinesFlight BS211 update

By George Hatcher

Update on the fatal crash of US-Bangla Airlines Flight BS211, a de Havilland Dash 8-400 #S2-AGU that performed flight BS-211 from Dhaka to Kathmandu. There appear to be 22 survivors of 71 aboard. US-Bangla Airlines flight BS211 crashed on approach to Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport, Nepal with 67 passengers and 4 crew aboard: 33 were Nepalis,... »

Etihad Airlines Plane Returns to Hong Kong after Engine Shut Down

By George Hatcher

Etihad Airlines flight EY-833 had to return and make an emergency landing at Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong, on March 10th. The Airbus A330-200 was en-route to Abu Dhabi, UAE, when the crew needed to shut down one of its engines. The plane landed safely. All 200 people aboard remained unhurt. Download article... »

Delta Plane Returns to Georgia after Engine Failure due to Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-2042 had to return and make an emergency landing at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Georgia, on March 11th. The McDonnell Douglas MD-90 flying to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, had to return after one of its engines failed due to bird strike. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Lufthansa Plane Returns to Germany due to Issue with Air Conditioning System

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-1814 had to return and make an emergency landing at Munich Airport, Germany, on March 11th. The Airbus A321-100 flying to Barcelona, Spain, had to return due to some problem with its air conditioning system. The plane landed safely. All people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Jetblue Plane Diverts to Bermuda After to Cargo Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

Jetblue flight B6-1468 had to divert and make an emergency landing at L.F. Wade International Airport, Bermuda, on March 10th. The Airbus A321-200, flying from Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, to New York, had to divert due to cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All 207 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Tailwind Airlines Plane Diverts to Sofia due to Loss in Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Tailwind Airlines flight XC-1845 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Sofia Airport, Bulgaria, on March 11th. The Boeing 737-400, flying on behalf of Corendon Air, was en-route from Antalya, Turkey, to Zurich, Switzerland, had to divert due to a loss in cabin pressure. The oxygen masks were released for the passengers,... »

US- Bangla Plane Crashes in Nepal; 39 Killed, others Injured

By George Hatcher

US-Bangla Airlines flight BS-211 hit the ground and burst into flames at the runway of Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal, on March 12th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 was flying from Dhaka, Bangladesh, to Kathmandu, Nepal, at the time of the crash. The plane was carrying 67 passengers and 4 crew members at the... »

Aerolineas Argentinas Plane Diverts to Argentina due to Problem with Flaps

By George Hatcher

Aerolineas Argentinas flight AR-1571 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Ministro Pistarini International Airport, Buenos Aires, Argentina, on March 9th. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Cordoba to Buenos Aires Aeroparque, Argentina, had to divert due to a problem with its flaps. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article... »

Ryanair Flight Returns to Malta due to Landing Gear Problem

By George Hatcher

Ryanair flight FR-3775 had to return and make an emergency landing at Malta International Airport, Malta, on October 12th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Bristol, England, but had to turn back after the crew noticed problems with the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Light plane crash at Redcliffe airport
    Emergency crews have rushed to Redcliffe Airport after a light plane crashed into a ditch this morning. 9NEWS understands the pilot does not have significant injuries after the aircraft crashed about 50m to the side of the airstrip north of Brisbane. It is not known if there was a passenger on board the ...
  • Kathmandu Plane Crash: Question over Nepal's probe
    US-Bangla Airlines yesterday raised questions over the primary investigation report of the Nepalese authorities on the March 12 crash of its plane at Kathmandu airport that killed 51, 27 of them Bangladeshis. The airlines also renewed its pledge to maintain high safety standards, 10 days after Nepal's ...
  • Surving a plane crash
    After air accidents, survivors grapple with flying again. Learn more: https://bit.ly/2HhQG56.
  • Deadliest plane crash in Algerian history kills 257
    Algeria suffered its deadliest plane crash in history on April 11, killing at least 257 people and leaving few survivors, according to CNN. Algeria suffered its deadliest plane ... This is the second disastrous plane crash to strike the north African nation in the last four years. In July 2014, a Hercules C-130 ...
  • Plane crash 2018
    Plane crash 2018. Info. Shopping. Tap to unmute. If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device. Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 video. Share. Include playlist. An error occurred ...
    The pilot killed in the crash of an experimental one-seater plane at the Collegedale Municipal Airport in Hamilton County Friday (April 20, 2018) has been identified. Officials say 62-year-old Robert Gillisse of Ooltewah frequently used the Collegedale airport. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
  • Video shows panic as window falls off due to turbulence during packed Air India flight
    This is horrifying moment a flight attendant tries to fix a window panel which has fallen off during a packed flight – less than 24 hours after a woman died when she was sucked through a plane window. The footage shows the aftermath of severe turbulence which had caused the frame to come loose and ...
  • Window pane of an Air India fight comes off mid-air: How airlines play with passenger safety
    The accident comes close on the heels of the fatal Nepal plane crash in which 49 passengers died when the a US-Bangla plane crash-landed onto the field near the runway at Tribhuvan International Airport. The Air India incident is being considered as a “freak kind of severe turbulence”, which lasted for ...
  • 'There is a VERY high likelihood there are still spies here': Espionage expert says Australia will ...
    Assad is known to be a close ally of the Russian president Vladimir Putin. Mr Logvinov also denied Russian involvement in the MH17 plane crash, which killed 298 people including 38 Australians. He said he was sorry for the loss of life but described the victims as 'muppets' in a 'dirty political game'.
  • US-Bangla finds 'inconsistencies' in Nepal's plane crash probe report
    Reading out the statement, Asif said: “In the report, it was claimed that the authorities concerned of Nepal started extinguishing the fire two minutes after the plane crash, but after speaking to witnesses and injured victims, we learnt that the number of causalities could have been lower had the Nepal ...


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April 2018
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  • Kathmandu Plane Crash: Questions over Nepal's probe https://t.co/1i2gcTVjYa via @dailystarnews
    about 6 hours ago
  • Report pegs pilot error for nearly 75 percent of Idaho plane crashes https://t.co/LJQ6N8zOp9
    about 6 hours ago
  • Dragon Boat Accident in China Leaves 17 Dead https://t.co/tvvHWpIQAd
    about 8 hours ago
  • Air New Zealand Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cabin Pressure Problems https://t.co/r5Ky5BMaSn
    about 8 hours ago
  • World Atlantic Airways Plane Suffers Gear Collapse at Alexandria International Airport https://t.co/u97OX93CSX
    about 8 hours ago