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WestJet Flight Diverts to Prince George Airport

By George Hatcher

WestJet Flight 3205 made an emergency landing at Prince George Airport, British Columbia, Canada, on February 14th. The plane heading from Fort St. John to Vancouver, Canada, was diverted due to a fire detection warning. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Flight Diverts to Canada due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-87 made an emergency landing in Iqaluit, Canada, on February 5th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Frankfurt, Germany, to Detroit, Michigan, was diverted after five crew members became sick. The plane landed safely. One crew members was taken to a hospital while others were treated at the airport. Download article... »

Envoy Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Philadelphia

By George Hatcher

Envoy Air flight AA-4680 had to return and make an emergency landing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on January 14th. The Embraer ERJ-145 plane took off for Ottawa, Canada, but had to turn back after the crew received indication of an engine problem. The plane landed safely. All fifty people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

El Al Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

By George Hatcher

El Al flight LY-8 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada, on January 14th. The Boeing 747-400 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Tel Aviv, Israel, was diverted after the crew received a wheel well fire indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers... »

Planes Collide at Toronto Pearson International Airport

By George Hatcher

Two planes collided at Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on January 5th. Authorities said a WestJet plane, inbound from Cancun, Mexico, was waiting to go to a gate when a Sunwing Airlines plane, moving back from a gate, struck it. The Sunwing plane caught fire after the accident. There were one hundred and sixty-eight... »

Qantas Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hawaii

By George Hatcher

Qantas flight QF-76 made an emergency landing in Honolulu, Hawaii, on December 31st. The Boeing 747-400 plane heading from Vancouver, Canada, to Sydney, Australia, was diverted due to failure of a weather radar. The plane landed safely. All three hundred and eighty-four people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Porter Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport

By George Hatcher

A Porter Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on January 1st. The plane heading from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, Toronto, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canada

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-54 had to divert and make an emergency landing in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on December 19th. The Boeing 757-200 plane heading from Chicago, Illinois, to Manchester, England, was diverted due to indication of oil pressure loss in one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and... »

Air Canada Rouge Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

Air Canada Rouge flight RV-1722 had to reject takeoff from Vancouver, Canada, on December 19th. The Boeing 767-300 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Ixtapa, Mexico, when the crew rejected takeoff due to an engine problem. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Manchester Airport

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-492 made an emergency landing at Manchester Airport, England, on December 1st. Authorities said the plane heading from Frankfurt, Germany, to Vancouver, Canada, was diverted due to a medical emergency. A Lufthansa spokesperson said, “It turned out that there was a medical incident on board; thus one passenger plus a travel partner... »

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