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Qantas Flight Returns to Sydney due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

Qantas flight QF-23 had to return and make an emergency landing in Sydney, Australia, on June 1st. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Bangkok, Thailand, but had to turn back due to an engine problem. The plane landed back uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Newark

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-2160 made an emergency landing at Newark-Liberty International Airport, New Jersey, on May 22nd. Emergency services were requested after the tower noticed smoke emanating from one of the engines of the Boeing 757-200 plane coming from San Francisco, California. The passengers disembarked onto the taxiway. No injuries were reported. Download article... »

Lufthansa Flight Returns to Frankfurt due to Engine Issue

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-466 made an emergency landing in Frankfurt, Germany, on May 17th. The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for San Diego, California, but had to turn back after the crew noticed vibrations in one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and sixty-five passengers and thirteen crew members remained unharmed.... »

Alaska Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Philadelphia

By George Hatcher

Alaska Airlines flight AS-1420 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on May 15th. The Airbus A321-200N plane heading from Los Angeles, California, to John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers... »

PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Fire Indication

By George Hatcher

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-588 made an emergency landing in Bahawalpur, Pakistan, on May 12th. The plane flying from Karachi, Pakistan, was on final approach to Bahawalpur when the crew went around and reported an engine fire indication. The plane subsequently landed safely on second approach. All forty-one people aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Berlin

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-2462 made an emergency landing in Berlin, Germany, on May 7th. The Airbus A321-100 plane heading from Munich, Germany, to Helsinki, Finland, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and fifty-eight passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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... »

Easyjet Plane Returns to Spain after Bird Ingestion

By George Hatcher

Easyjet flight U2-2256 had to return and make an emergency landing at Menorca Airport, Spain, on May 5th. The Airbus A319-100 flying to London, UK, had to return after one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Vietnam Airlines Plane makes Hard Landing in Vietnam

By George Hatcher

Vietnam Airlines flight VN-7344 made a hard landing at Cam Ranh International Airport, Cam Ranh, Vietnam, on April 29th. The Airbus A321-200 flying from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, was cleared to land on runway 20R, but it touched down on runway 20L which was under construction. The plane rolled out, and its engines... »

Air India Plane Returns to Delhi due to Engine Failure

By George Hatcher

Air India flight AI-825 had to return and make an emergency landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi, India, on April 29th. The Airbus A321-200 flying to Srinagar, India, had to return due to engine failure. The plane landed safely. All 180 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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