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UTair Aviation Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Vnukovo International Airport

By George Hatcher

UTair Aviation flight UT-295 made an emergency landing at Vnukovo International Airport, Russia, on October 15th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Surgut, Russia, but had turn back after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed back safely. There were one hundred and seventy-five people aboard at the time; all... »

Oman Air Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Goa, India

By George Hatcher

Oman Air flight WY-207 made an emergency landing in Goa, India, on October 14th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Muscat, Oman, was descending toward Goa when one of the engines failed. The plane continued for a safe landing. All sixty-three people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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 »

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.... »

Bird-Hit UPS Plane Makes Safe Landing in Rockford, IL

By George Hatcher

UPS flight 5X-555 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Rockford, Illinois, on October 9th. The Boeing 757-200 plane flying from Minneapolis, Minnesota, was on approach to Rockford when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Thomson Airways Flight Diverts to Bulgaria due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Thomson Airways flight BY-1714 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Sofia, Bulgaria, on October 8th. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Newcastle Airport, England, to Larnaca, Cyprus, was diverted after one of the pilots fell ill. The plane landed safely. The pilot was taken to a nearby hospital. Download article as... »

Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-4880 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Sacramento, California, on October 3rd. The Boeing 737-700 plane flying from Seattle, Washington, was on final approach to Sacramento when a bird hit it. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Flight Returns to DFW Airport After Tail Strike

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-2293 returned to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, on September 29th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, but suffered a tail strike during departure. The crew consequently stopped the climb and returned to Dallas. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members... »

Panel From ANA Plane Falls Near Narita International Airport

By George Hatcher

All Nippon Airways flight NH-936 dropped a panel while descending toward Narita International Airport, Japan, on September 27th. The incident happened when the Boeing 767-300 plane was flying from Xiamen, China. The plane continued for a safe landing. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Badr Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Khartoum

By George Hatcher

Badr Airlines flight J4-341 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Khartoum, Sudan, on September 24th. The Boeing 737-500 plane flying from Damazin Airport, Sudan, was on final approach to Khartoum when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

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