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Air Europa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Madrid

By George Hatcher

Air Europa flight UX-1017 had to return and make an emergency landing in Madrid, Spain, on January 6th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Gatwick Airport, England, but had to turn back after smoke was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-453 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on November 20th. The Airbus A340-600 plane heading from Los Angeles, California, to Munich, Germany, was diverted after the crew noticed a temperature control problem in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Alaska Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke in Cabin

By George Hatcher

Alaska Airlines flight AS-634 made an emergency landing in Las Vegas, Nevada, on November 9th. The Boeing 737-900 plane flying from Seattle, Washington, was descending toward Las Vegas when the crew reported smoke in cabin. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

UTAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smell of Smoke

By George Hatcher

UTAir flight UT-132 had to return and make an emergency landing in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, on October 26th. The plane took off for Tomsk, Russia, but had to turn back after the crew noticed smell of smoke in the cabin. The plane landed back safely. All sixty-seven people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

BoA Plane Returns to Bolivia due to Cabin Pressurisation Issue

By George Hatcher

BoA Boliviana de Aviacion flight OB-670 had to return and make an emergency landing at El Alto International Airport, La Paz, Bolivia, on September 22nd. The Boeing 737-700 flying to Santa Cruz, Bolivia, had to return due to cabin pressurisation issue. The plane landed safely. All 138 passengers and 6 crew members remained safe.... »

All Nippon Airlines Plane Returns to Japan after Smoke in Cabin

By George Hatcher

All Nippon Airways flight NH-435 had to return and make an emergency landing at Chubu Centrair International Airport, Nagoya, Japan, on September 18th. The Boeing 737-500 flying to Fukuoka, Japan, had to return due to burning odor in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All 126 passengers and 5 crew members remained safe. Download... »

JetBlue Flight Returns to Dominican Republic due to Cabin Pressure Problems

By George Hatcher

JetBlue Airways flight B6-1468 had to return and make an emergency landing in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on August 30th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, but had to return shortly afterwards due to cabin pressure problems. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew... »

Cape Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Adirondack Regional Airport

By George Hatcher

Cape Air flight 1815 made an emergency landing at Adirondack Regional Airport in Franklin County, New York, on August 25th. The Cessna 402 plane heading from Albany International Airport to Ogdensburg Regional Airport, New York, was diverted after the crew noticed an engine issue and a whiff of smoke in the cabin. The plane... »

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bermuda

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-881 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Bermuda, on August 25th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Hewanorra International Airport, Saint Lucia, was diverted after the crew received a smoke indication in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All two hundred... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-53 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on August 23rd. The Boeing 767-400 plane took off for Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, but had to return shortly afterwards due to cabin pressurization issues. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Breaking News: Small Aircraft En Route To New Providence 'Missing'
    #AVIATION officials confirmed on Wednesday the apparent disappearance of a small passenger aircraft, which departed Andros en route to New Providence shortly after 8am. #According to Delvin Major, director of the Accident Investigations Department in the Bahamas Civil Aviation Authority, officials ...
  • Military plane crash kills three in Turkey
    ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan 24) – A Turkish army-owned CASA transport plane crashed on Wednesday killing two pilots and a technician who were on a training flight, the military said in a statement. The Spanish-Indonesian made CASA CN 235 took off before noon local time from a main ...
  • Student deaths rock the University of Pennsylvania
    It has been a rough year for me and my fellow peers at the University of Pennsylvania. In just 13 months, nine students tragically lost their lives in a variety of ways from suicide to a plane crash. Just a week ago, Blaze Bernstein, a 19-year-old sophomore at the University of Pennsylvania, was found dead, ...
  • Remains of WWII pilot to be buried in Millsboro
    Stanley Stegnerski, last seen in skies above Germany in 1944, soon will be laid to rest in Delaware. Second Lieutenant Stegnerski was a 25-year-old from Chester, Pennsylvania, and a member of the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II Nearly a year and a half after his plane's crash site was ...
  • UPDATE: Pilot injured after small plane crash on flight from Kansas to New Mexico
    SANTA FE — The National Transportation Safety Board continues their investigation of the crash of a small plane on a flight from Kansas to New Mexico. The fixed wing-single engine aircraft was unable to maintain altitude due to icing and crashed in a field approximately four miles southeast of Santa ...
  • 3 soldiers killed in Turkish military training plane crash
    ANKARA, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- A Turkish military CASA-type cargo plane on Wednesday afternoon crashed in the southern Anatolian province of Isparta during training exercises, killing three Turkish crew members. Turkish Armed Forces confirmed in a statement that two pilots and one technician were on ...
  • RC Plane Crash
    My brother and I flew my RC plane in Markeaton park and it crashed in the wind , ripping off the propeller and the tail. !
  • An airport security van leaves the site of a small plane crash...1 bild
    An airport security van leaves the site of a small plane crash in Saint-Geoirs, on January 5, 2013. Five people died when their private plane crashed a few moments after taking off from the Grenoble airport in southeastern France, local police said. AFP PHOTO / Jean Pierre Clatot.
  • Three Lives Lost As Military Plane Crashed In Turkey
    Three lives have been reportedly lost in a plane crash on Wednesday in southern Anatolia, Turkey. The transport plane was owned by the Turkish military. According to a statement by the Turkish army, the victims of the plane crash were all military personnel. The statement also revealed that the plane ...
  • Vince Gilligan On The Toughest Jams The 'Breaking Bad' Writers Put Walter White Into
    But then, if you're not being lazy with your storytelling, then it quickly dawns on you, “Well, it can't just be a plane crash out of the blue. That's not Drama 101. It needs to be something that the main character action's put into motion.” So you can't just have a plane crash unless Walter […]

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