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JetBlue Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Salt Lake City International Airport

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-532 suffered a bird strike near Salt Lake City International Airport, Utah, on November 7th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Long Beach, California, was on final approach to Salt Lake City International Airport when a bird hit it. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained... »

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... »

Qantas Flight Returns to Sydney due to Technical Issue

By George Hatcher

Qantas flight QF-73 had to return and make an emergency landing in Sydney, Australia, on October 20th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for San Francisco, California, but had to turn back due to a technical issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-2118 had to return and make an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on October 7th. The Boeing 757-200 plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a problem with the flight controls. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained... »

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 »

Air France Airbus A380 Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-66 made an emergency landing in Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on September 30th. The Airbus A380-800 plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted after one of the engines suffered a serious damage. The plane landed safely. All four hundred and ninety-seven passengers... »

Japan Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Sapporo

By George Hatcher

Japan Airlines flight JL-61 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Sapporo, Japan, on September 29th. The Boeing 777-300 plane heading from Los Angeles, California, to Narita International Airport, Japan, was diverted after the crew noticed a burning odor in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and fifty-three people... »

Small Plane Crashes in San Diego; Three Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Brown Field Municipal Airport in San Diego, California, on September 27th. The Cessna 182 plane, carrying three people, was approaching the airport when it went down. All three occupants of the plane escaped with minor injuries. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Diverts to Reno due to Mechanical Indication

By George Hatcher

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-4564 diverted to Reno, Nevada, on September 11th. The plane heading from Boise, Idaho, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted due to a mechanical indication. The plane landed safely. All seventy-three people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Aeromexico Flight Diverts to Guadalajara due to Disruptive Passenger

By George Hatcher

Aeromexico flight AM-664 made an emergency landing in Guadalajara, Mexico, on August 27th. The plane heading from San Francisco, California, to Mexico City, Mexico, was diverted after an angry “drunk” passenger started screaming and attacking the crew. The plane landed uneventfully. The disruptive passenger was removed from the plane. Download article as PDF »

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  • LIVE: Plane and helicopter crash mid-air in UK
    An aircraft and a helicopter crashed mid-flight near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, on Friday, November 17. Ruptly is live from the scene of the crash site as p...
  • Waddesdon Manor plane crash: Shock chart shows aircraft drop 1000 ft in 45 seconds
    Waddesdon Manor plane crash: Shock chart shows aircraft drop 1,000 ft in 45 seconds. A PLANE suspected of being involved in the Waddesdon Manor crash has been recorded plummeting 1,000 feet in just 45 seconds just before police were called to the incident. By Helen Barnett. PUBLISHED: 16:40 ...
  • Eleven dead, including Americans, as safari tourist plane crashes between Mount Kilimanjaro and ...
    Eleven people including American and German tourists are dead after a plane crash in Tanzania. Two Americans, two Germans, six Tanzanians, and a South African pilot were all killed when their Cessna Caravan aircraft crashed in Ngorongoro National Park. Coastal Aviation, which owned the aircraft, ...
  • Helicopter, plane crash in mid-air over England, leaving 'number of casualties'
    A mid-air collision between a helicopter and an aircraft in the UK has resulted in a "number of casualties". Both of the aircraft are understood to have come from Wycombe Air Park in Buckinghamshire, just north of London, shortly after midday on Friday (Saturday NZ Time). Air crash investigators have ...
  • Funerals held for three victims killed in plane crash
    (WKYT) - A community is coming together again to remember three of four victims killed in a plane crash. Funerals will take place for Scott and Noah Foster, as well as Kyle Stewart on Friday in Somerset. Relatives laid the fourth victim, Doug Whitaker, to rest on Thursday. All four died on Sunday when ...
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    LIVE at the scene where a helicopter and a plane crashed mid-air in Buckinghamshire. A number of fatalities have been reported. Like what you see? Please sub...
  • Casualties in UK helicopter, plane crash
    A mid-air collision just north of London, England between a helicopter and an aircraft has resulted in a "number of casualties". Source: AAP. 5 MINS AGO. A mid-air collision between a helicopter and an aircraft in the south of England has resulted in a "number of casualties". Both of the aircraft are ...
  • Casualties in UK helicopter and plane crash
    A mid-air collision between a helicopter and an aircraft in the south of England has resulted in a "number of casualties". Both of the aircraft are understood to have come from Wycombe Air Park in Buckinghamshire, just north of London, shortly after midday on Friday, local time. SHARE; Share on ...
  • Waddesdon plane crash - Air traffic control 'was CLOSED due to staff shortages'
    Waddesdon plane crash - Air traffic control 'was CLOSED due to staff shortages'. AIR Traffic control services were reportedly closed for weeks due to staff shortages at the park where a helicopter and plane took off before catastrophically colliding, it has been revealed. By Vincent Wood. PUBLISHED: ...
  • Casualties in UK helicopter, plane crash
    A mid-air collision between a helicopter and an aircraft in the south of England has resulted in a "number of casualties". Both of the aircraft are understood to have come from Wycombe Air Park in Buckinghamshire, just north of London, shortly after midday on Friday (local time). Air crash investigators ...

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    about 10 hours ago
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