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American Eagle Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Omaha

By George Hatcher

An American Eagle flight had to return for an emergency landing in Omaha, Nebraska, on March 24th. The plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Scandinavian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Issue

By George Hatcher

A Scandinavian Airlines flight had to return and make an emergency landing at Munich International Airport, Germany, on March 24th. The plane took off for Oslo, Norway, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the left hand engine. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Codorus Township Field

By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing in a field in Codorus Township, Pennsylvania, on March 23rd. The pilot Craig McDonald, of Columbia, Maryland, said he decided to make an emergency landing after his single-engine Cessna 162 plane lost power. He remained unharmed in the incident. The plane was flying from Lancaster Airport, Pennsylvania,... »

REX Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dubbo, New South Wales

By George Hatcher

Regional Express Airlines flight ZL-821 had to return for an emergency landing in Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia, on March 23rd. The plane took off for Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, but had to turn back after its right hand engine failed. The plane landed back safely. All 23 passengers and 3 crew members... »

Air India Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Air India flight AI-171 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Heathrow Airport, England, on March 22nd. The Boeing 787-800 plane flying from Ahmedabad, India, was on approach to Heathrow Airport when a bird hit it, causing damage to the nose and weather radar system. The plane continued for a safe landing.... »

Virgin Atlantic Flight Returns to Gatwick Airport After Suspected Lightning Strike

By George Hatcher

Virgin Atlantic flight VS-65 had to return and make an emergency landing at Gatwick Airport, England, on March 22nd. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Montego Bay, Jamaica, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a suspected lightning strike. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Ohio National Guard Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing in Tuscarawas Township, Ohio

By George Hatcher

An Ohio National Guard Black Hawk helicopter made an emergency landing in a field in Tuscarawas Township, Stark County, Ohio, on March 23rd. The aircraft was en-route from Akron-Canton Airport to Columbus, Ohio, when it had to make an emergency landing in a rye field. It is believed that the aircraft had experienced a transmission... »

Spirit Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Newark

By George Hatcher

Spirit Airlines flight NK-779 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Newark, New Jersey, on March 20th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from LaGuardia Airport, New York, to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, was diverted after the crew noticed an odor on-board. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. The... »

British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Delhi

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-143 made an emergency landing in Delhi, India, on March 19th. The Boeing 777-200 plane was coming from Heathrow Airport, England, when the crew declared an emergency due to reports of smoke originating from the aft galley. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. It is believed... »

Virgin Australia Flight Returns to New Zealand After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Virgin Australia Airlines flight VA-101 had to return and make an emergency landing in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 19th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Melbourne, Australia, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

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