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Small Plane Carrying Two Crashes in Nova Scotia

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a wooded area in Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, Canada, on August 16th. The single-engine plane was carrying two people when it crashed into trees. Both occupants were able to walk after the crash. The cause of crash is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

ExpressJet Flight Diverts to Buffalo due to Smoke in Cockpit

By George Hatcher

ExpressJet flight EV-3968 had to divert for an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, on August 9th. The Embraer ERJ-145 plane heading from Chicago, Illinois, to Montreal, Canada, was diverted after smoke was noticed in the cockpit. The plane landed uneventfully. All fifty passengers and three crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air France Plane Diverts to Glasgow Prestwick Airport

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-374 had to divert for an emergency landing at Glasgow Prestwick Airport, Scotland, on July 15th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Vancouver, Canada, was diverted after the crew noticed a burning odor on board. The plane landed uneventfully. All two hundred and ninety-four passengers... »

Air Creebec Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

By George Hatcher

An Air Creebec flight made an emergency landing at Val-d’Or Airport in Quebec, Canada, on June 28th. The plane took off for Waskaganish, Quebec, Canada, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All seventeen people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

TAROM Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

TAROM flight RO-372 made an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on June 13th. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Henri Coanda International Airport, Romania, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a technical issue with one of the engines The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Jazz Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Seattle

By George Hatcher

Jazz flight QK-8301 made an emergency landing in Seattle, Washington, on June 8th. The plane flying from Calgary, Canada, was descending toward Seattle when the crew declared an emergency due to smoke in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All seventy-eight people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

WestJet Flight Diverts to North Dakota due to Electrical Odor in Cabin

By George Hatcher

WestJet flight WS-1578 had to divert for an emergency landing in Grand Forks, North Dakota, on May 19th. The Boeing 737-700 plane heading from Calgary, Canada, to Chicago, Illinois, was diverted due to a strong electrical odor in the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Mesa Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Louisville

By George Hatcher

Mesa Airlines flight YV-6073 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 18th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane heading from Toronto, Canada, to Houston, Texas, was diverted due to indication of a hydraulic failure. All four main tires burst as the plane landed in Louisville. All 77 people aboard remained... »

Air Canada Flight Returns to Frankfurt due to Hydraulic Failure

By George Hatcher

Air Canada flight AC-877 had to return and make an emergency landing in Frankfurt, Germany, on May 15th. The Boeing 777-300 plane took off for Toronto, Canada, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic failure. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air Nelson Plane makes Safe landing in Canada after Unsafe Gear Indication

By George Hatcher

Air Nelson flight NZ-8242 made a safe landing at John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, on May 12th. The de Havilland Dash 8-300 flying from Palmerston North was about to reach when it had to enter a hold due to unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. All 30 people aboard... »

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