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Southwest Airlines Flight Diverts to Omaha due to Unusual Odor

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight 4378 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Omaha, Nebraska, on February 23rd. The plane heading from Denver, Colorado, to Chicago, Illinois, was diverted after the crew noticed an unusual odor in the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. All 140 passengers and 5 crew members remained safe. Download article... »

Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Washington Dulles International Airport

By George Hatcher

Turkish Airlines flight TK-183 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, on February 23rd. The Airbus A330-200 plane heading from Istanbul, Turkey, to Havana, Cuba, was diverted due to a mechanical problem. The plane landed safely. There were 173 passengers and 13 crew members aboard at the... »

Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Glasgow

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-783 had to return and make an emergency landing in Glasgow, Scotland, on February 23rd. The plane took off for Birmingham, England, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All 46 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

LATAM Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Sao Paulo

By George Hatcher

LATAM Airlines flight JJ-3264 had to reject take off from Sao Paulo, Brazil, on February 22nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Belo Horizonte, Brazil, when the crew rejected take off reporting an engine fire indication. The plane was towed to the apron. All 131 passengers and 6 crew members... »

Virgin Australia Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke in Cockpit

By George Hatcher

Virgin Australia flight VA-1188 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Williamtown, New South Wales, Australia, on February 21st. The plane heading from Port Macquarie, to Sydney, Australia, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

LGW Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Stuttgart, Germany

By George Hatcher

Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter (LGW) flight AB-8882 made an emergency landing in Stuttgart, Germany, on February 21st. The plane flying from Dusseldorf, Germany, to Florence, Italy, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Saratov Airlines Plane Overruns Runway in Russia

By George Hatcher

A Saratov Airlines plane overran the end of runway while landing in Ufa, Russia, on February 20th. The incident happened when flight 6W-9548 flying from Novy Urengoy, Russia, was attempting to land during a snowstorm. All 50 passengers and 7 crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air Leisure Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cairo

By George Hatcher

Air Leisure flight AL-730 had to return and make an emergency landing in Cairo, Egypt, on February 18th. The Airbus A340-200 plane took off for Shanghai, China, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew received a cargo door open indication. The plane landed back safely. All 265 people aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

United Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Chicago O’Hare International Airport

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-306 had to reject take off from O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois, on February 20th. The Boeing 737-900 plane was accelerating to take off for Fort Myers, Florida, when the crew rejected take off due to some issues. All 150 passengers and 6 crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Eastern Airways Flight Rejects Take Off From Isle of Man

By George Hatcher

Eastern Airways flight BA-3287 had to reject take off from Isle of Man, on February 17th. The plane was accelerating to take off for London City Airport, United Kingdom, when the crew rejected take off due to an engine failure. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

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  • #Aviationsafety 2 people taking pictures on a runway were fatally struck by the wing of a landing plane. Chinipas Mexico.
    about 20 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety 6 die in Zimbabwe crash. Britten-Norman crashes into mountains.Minister of Transports brother dies.… https://t.co/KLHsdXpSkZ
    about 20 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 767 diverts to Kahului over smoke in cabin. Passengers rebooked on another plane.
    about 20 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Birdstrike. LATAM Chile Airbus A321-200 encountered flock at Cordoba. Flight 18 minutes in the air. Safe landing.
    about 20 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Fedex MD-10 Memphis-Montreal could not retract gear after takeoff. Returned to Memphis to make safe landing.
    about 20 hours ago