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Southwest Airlines Plane Diverts to Georgia due to Dripping Ceiling, Smoke and Smell

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-1694 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, Georgia, on May 12th. The Boeing 737-300 flying from Tampa, Florida, to Nashville, Tennessee, had to divert due to water dripping off its ceiling, smoke, and unusual smell aboard. The plane landed safely. All 129 passengers... »

Small Plane Crashed in Florida; Pilot Killed

By George Hatcher

A single-engine plane made a crash landing at St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport, Clearwater, Florida, at around 7:30 p.m. on May 5th. The 44-year old pilot James Fink from Rhode Island was killed in the accident. The airport authorities informed the police after hearing the crash sound. The FAA is investigating the incident. Download article... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport

By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing at Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, Florida, on April 28th. The plane was flying from Belize to Tampa, Florida, when the pilot declared an emergency reporting that the left main gear wheel was missing. The plane landed safely. Chief Operating Officer of the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, Mark Stuckey, said,... »

Republic Airways Flight Diverts to Washington Dulles International Airport

By George Hatcher

Republic Airways flight YX-4411 made an emergency landing at Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, on April 26th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane heading from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, to Fort Myers, Florida, was diverted after the crew reported a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

United Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Chicago O’Hare Airport

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1270 had to make an emergency landing at O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois, on April 14th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Jacksonville, Florida, was on final approach to Chicago when the crew went around reporting an issue with the flaps. The crew worked the checklists and subsequently landed at higher... »

American Airlines Flight Returns to Miami due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-62 had to return and make an emergency landing in Miami, Florida, on April 12th. The Boeing 777-200 plane took off for Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine problem. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

DHL Aero Expreso Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Miami

By George Hatcher

DHL Aero Expreso flight D5-5455 had to return and make an emergency landing in Miami, Florida, on April 7th. The Boeing 757-200 plane took off for Guatemala City, Guatemala, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported they had an issue with a horse on-board. The plane landed back safely. No injuries... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brazil

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-991 made an emergency landing in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on April 6th. The Boeing 767-300 plane flying from Miami, Florida, was on final approach to Belo Horizonte when the crew declared an emergency due to an unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Bird-Hit Envoy Air Flight Makes Safe Landing in Pensacola, FL

By George Hatcher

Envoy Air flight MQ-3822 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Pensacola, Florida, on April 5th. The plane flying from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, was on approach to Pensacola when a bird impacted one of its engines. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

American Airlines Flight Diverts to Little Rock due to Electrical Odor

By George Hatcher

An American Airlines flight had to divert and make an emergency landing in Little Rock, Arkansas, on April 2nd. The plane heading from Destin, Florida, to Dallas, Texas, was diverted after an electrical odor was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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    about 21 hours ago
  • WestJet Flight Diverts to North Dakota due to Electrical Odor in Cabin https://t.co/BvvGP9EVKQ
    about 21 hours ago
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