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Jet2 Flight Diverts to Portugal due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Jet2 flight LS-1202 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Faro, Portugal, on February 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Lanzarote, Spain, to Birmingham, England, was diverted after the first officer became unwell. The plane landed safely. Download article as PDF »

Fighter Jets Intercept Ryanair Flight Over Netherlands

By George Hatcher

Ryanair flight FR-9525 was intercepted by Belgian fighter aircraft over Netherlands, on February 10th. The aircraft were dispatched after the Boeing 737-800 plane, heading from Lublin, Poland, to London Stansted Airport, England, lost contact with the ATC. The communication was subsequently re-established, and the fighter jets returned to their bases. The flight continued to... »

British Airways Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Smoke on Board

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-213 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on February 9th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Heathrow Airport, England, to Boston, Massachusetts, was diverted after smoke was noticed on board. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and twenty-four passengers and fifteen crew members remained... »

Loganair Flight Makes Emergency Landing at London Stansted Airport

By George Hatcher

Loganair flight LM-301 had to divert and make an emergency landing at London Stansted Airport, England, on February 5th. The plane heading from Norwich, England, to Edinburgh, Scotland, was diverted after the crew received indication of a flaps problem. The plane landed safely. All twenty-three passengers and three crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Sweden

By George Hatcher

Norwegian Air Shuttle flight DY-4440 made an emergency landing in Gothenburg, Sweden, on February 2nd. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Gatwick Airport, England, was descending toward Gothenburg when the crew reported a possible fuel leak. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and twelve people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

TUI Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Manchester

By George Hatcher

TUI Airways flight BY-2677 made an emergency landing in Manchester, England, on January 20th. The Boeing 757-200 plane flying from La Palma, Spain, was on final approach to Manchester when the crew went around reporting an issue with the flaps. The plane subsequently landed safely. All two hundred and twenty-six people aboard remained unharmed.... »

Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Glasgow Prestwick Airport

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-480 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Glasgow Prestwick Airport, Scotland, on January 16th. The plane heading from Manchester, England, to Belfast, Northern Ireland, was diverted due to a suspected technical fault. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

British Airways Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport due to Cracked Windshield

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-225 had to return and make an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, England, on January 15th. The Boeing 787-800 plane took off for New Orleans, Louisiana, but had to turn back due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

British Airways Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport due to Brakes Problem

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-1468 made an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, England, on January 15th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Inverness, Scotland, but had to return after the crew received indication of an issue with the brakes. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

By George Hatcher

Swiss Global Air Lines flight LX-464 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on January 15th. The plane took off for London City Airport, England, but had to turn back due to the failure of one of the elevators. The plane landed back safely. All thirty-six passengers aboard remained unharmed.... »

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