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Air Transat Plane Rejects Take-off in England after Engine Problems

By George Hatcher

Air Transat flight TS-232 had to abort taking-off at Gatwick Airport, London, England, on May 3rd. The Airbus A330-300 en-route to Toronto, Canada, was about to take-off when two loud bangs were heard due to engine failure and stall. The plane returned to the apron safely. All 326 passengers and 11 crew members remained... »

Germania Plane Returns to Germany due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Germania flight ST-4212 had to return and make an emergency landing at Münster Osnabrück International Airport, Germany, on May 4th. The Airbus A319-100 flying to Palma, Spain, had to return due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All 129 passengers and 5 crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Diverts to Missouri due to Multiple Problems

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-970 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Springfield-Branson National Airport, Missouri, on May 3rd. The McDonnell Douglas MD-82, flying from Kansas to Dallas, decided to divert when the crew declared they had “a couple of things going on”. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article... »

Indigo Plane Returns to Mumbai due to Cargo Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

Indigo flight 6E-61 had to return and make an emergency landing at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India, on May 2nd. The Airbus A320-200 flying to Dubai, UAE, had to return due to cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All 178 passengers and 6 crew members aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Colorado after Electrical Situation

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-859 made a safe emergency landing at Denver International Airport, Denver, Colorado, on May 1st. The Boeing 737-900 flying from Orlando, Florida, was about to land when the crew had to declare an emergency due to “electrical situation” aboard. The plane landed safely. All 185 people aboard remained unhurt. Download article... »

Allegiant Plane Diverts to Tennessee due to Sensor Malfunction

By George Hatcher

Allegiant flight G4-676 had to divert and make an emergency landing at McGhee Tyson Airport, Tennessee, on April 30th. The McDonnell Douglas MD-83 flying from Orlando Sanford, Florida, to Flint, Michigan, had to divert due to a sensor malfunction. The plane landed safely. All 150 passengers and 6 crew members remained unhurt. Download article... »

Indigo Plane Returns to Ahmedabad after Engine Shut Down

By George Hatcher

Indigo flight 6E-244 had to return and make an emergency landing at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad, India, on March 12th. The Airbus A320-200 en-route to Lucknow, India, had to return after the crew had to shut down one of its engines. The plane landed safely. All 186 people aboard remained safe. Download... »

US-Bangla AirlinesFlight BS211 update

By George Hatcher

Update on the fatal crash of US-Bangla Airlines Flight BS211, a de Havilland Dash 8-400 #S2-AGU that performed flight BS-211 from Dhaka to Kathmandu. There appear to be 22 survivors of 71 aboard. US-Bangla Airlines flight BS211 crashed on approach to Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport, Nepal with 67 passengers and 4 crew aboard: 33 were Nepalis,... »

Etihad Airlines Plane Returns to Hong Kong after Engine Shut Down

By George Hatcher

Etihad Airlines flight EY-833 had to return and make an emergency landing at Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong, on March 10th. The Airbus A330-200 was en-route to Abu Dhabi, UAE, when the crew needed to shut down one of its engines. The plane landed safely. All 200 people aboard remained unhurt. Download article... »

US- Bangla Plane Crashes in Nepal; 39 Killed, others Injured

By George Hatcher

US-Bangla Airlines flight BS-211 hit the ground and burst into flames at the runway of Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal, on March 12th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 was flying from Dhaka, Bangladesh, to Kathmandu, Nepal, at the time of the crash. The plane was carrying 67 passengers and 4 crew members at the... »

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