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Angara Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Talakan Airport

By George Hatcher

Angara Airlines flight IK-9788 had to return and make an emergency landing at Talakan Airport, Russia, on September 30th. The plane took off for Irkutsk, Russia, but had to turn back after one of the engines started emitting flames. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1564 made an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on August 24th. The Boeing 757-300 plane was flying from Boston, Massachusetts, when the crew reported a hydraulic failure and requested emergency assistance. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Jackson County, GA

By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing on Highway 441 in Jackson County, Georgia, on August 15th. Authorities said the pilot of the Piper PA-24 plane decided to land on the highway due to an engine failure. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. The plane was en-route to Henry County Airport, Georgia,... »

Kish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Iran

By George Hatcher

Kish Airlines flight Y9-7404 had to return and make an emergency landing in Abadan, Iran, on August 7th. The plane took off for Tehran, Iran, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine failure. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Qantas Airways Flight Returns to Sydney due to Flaps Problem

By George Hatcher

Qantas Airways flight QF-7 had to return and make an emergency landing in Sydney, Australia, on August 4th. The Airbus A380-800 plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the flaps. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained... »

GoJet Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Hydraulic Failure

By George Hatcher

GoJet Airlines flight DL-6219 made an emergency landing in Bangor, Maine, on July 18th. The plane heading from Portland, Maine, to Detroit, Michigan, was diverted due to a hydraulic failure. The plane landed safely. All seventy-two people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Martinair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

By George Hatcher

Martinair flight MP-8341 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on July 14th. The Boeing 747-400 freighter plane took off for Johannesburg, South Africa, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine failure. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Aeromexico Plane makes Safe Landing in Mexico after Hydraulic Failure

By George Hatcher

Aeromexico Boeing 737-700 made a safe emergency landing at Ciudad Juárez International Airport, Mexico, on July 5th. The Boeing 737-700 flying from Mexico City was about to land when the crew notice hydraulic failure affecting its flaps. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Allegiant Air Plane Returns to Missouri after Engine Failure

By George Hatcher

Allegiant Air flight G4-679 had to return and make an emergency landing at Springfield-Branson National Airport, Missouri, on July 3rd. The McDonnell Douglas MD-83 flying to Orlando, Florida, had to return due to engine failure. The plane landed safely. All 153 people aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing Near Eagle County Regional Airport

By George Hatcher

A six-seater Cessna Centurion plane made an emergency landing near Eagle County Regional Airport in Gypsum, Colorado, on June 30th. The plane flying from Montrose, Colorado, was on approach to the Eagle County airport when its engine failed. The pilot subsequently declared an emergency and landed on McGregor road. The pilot, who was the... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Breaking News: Small Aircraft En Route To New Providence 'Missing'
    #AVIATION officials confirmed on Wednesday the apparent disappearance of a small passenger aircraft, which departed Andros en route to New Providence shortly after 8am. #According to Delvin Major, director of the Accident Investigations Department in the Bahamas Civil Aviation Authority, officials ...
  • Military plane crash kills three in Turkey
    ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan 24) – A Turkish army-owned CASA transport plane crashed on Wednesday killing two pilots and a technician who were on a training flight, the military said in a statement. The Spanish-Indonesian made CASA CN 235 took off before noon local time from a main ...
  • Student deaths rock the University of Pennsylvania
    It has been a rough year for me and my fellow peers at the University of Pennsylvania. In just 13 months, nine students tragically lost their lives in a variety of ways from suicide to a plane crash. Just a week ago, Blaze Bernstein, a 19-year-old sophomore at the University of Pennsylvania, was found dead, ...
  • Remains of WWII pilot to be buried in Millsboro
    Stanley Stegnerski, last seen in skies above Germany in 1944, soon will be laid to rest in Delaware. Second Lieutenant Stegnerski was a 25-year-old from Chester, Pennsylvania, and a member of the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II Nearly a year and a half after his plane's crash site was ...
  • UPDATE: Pilot injured after small plane crash on flight from Kansas to New Mexico
    SANTA FE — The National Transportation Safety Board continues their investigation of the crash of a small plane on a flight from Kansas to New Mexico. The fixed wing-single engine aircraft was unable to maintain altitude due to icing and crashed in a field approximately four miles southeast of Santa ...
  • 3 soldiers killed in Turkish military training plane crash
    ANKARA, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- A Turkish military CASA-type cargo plane on Wednesday afternoon crashed in the southern Anatolian province of Isparta during training exercises, killing three Turkish crew members. Turkish Armed Forces confirmed in a statement that two pilots and one technician were on ...
  • RC Plane Crash
    My brother and I flew my RC plane in Markeaton park and it crashed in the wind , ripping off the propeller and the tail. !
  • An airport security van leaves the site of a small plane crash...1 bild
    An airport security van leaves the site of a small plane crash in Saint-Geoirs, on January 5, 2013. Five people died when their private plane crashed a few moments after taking off from the Grenoble airport in southeastern France, local police said. AFP PHOTO / Jean Pierre Clatot.
  • Three Lives Lost As Military Plane Crashed In Turkey
    Three lives have been reportedly lost in a plane crash on Wednesday in southern Anatolia, Turkey. The transport plane was owned by the Turkish military. According to a statement by the Turkish army, the victims of the plane crash were all military personnel. The statement also revealed that the plane ...
  • Vince Gilligan On The Toughest Jams The 'Breaking Bad' Writers Put Walter White Into
    But then, if you're not being lazy with your storytelling, then it quickly dawns on you, “Well, it can't just be a plane crash out of the blue. That's not Drama 101. It needs to be something that the main character action's put into motion.” So you can't just have a plane crash unless Walter […]

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