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Lufthansa Plane Returns to Frankfurt due to Landing Gear Problem

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-612 had to return and make an emergency landing in Frankfurt, Germany, on April 23rd. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Baku, Azerbaijan, but had to turn back after the crew received an indication of a landing gear problem. The plane landed safely. There were 161 passengers aboard at the time;... »

Eurowings Flight Diverts to Prague due to Cargo Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

Eurowings flight EW-5805 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Prague, Czech Republic, on April 20th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Hanover, Germany, to Vienna, Austria, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

TAP Portugal Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Munich

By George Hatcher

TAP Portugal flight TP-558 had to make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on April 17th. The Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Lisbon, Portugal, was on final approach to Munich when the crew reported an issue with the nose wheel steering and went around. The plane landed safely on second approach. All passengers and... »

Lufthansa Plane Makes Safe Landing After Multiple Bird Strikes

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-600 made a safe landing following bird strikes near Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport, Iran, on April 8th. The Boeing 747-400 plane flying from Frankfurt, Germany, was on final approach to Tehran when it received multiple bird strikes. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Suspected Fuel Leak

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-1390 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on April 8th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading form Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, to Istanbul, Turkey, was diverted due to a suspected fuel leak. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as... »

Germanwings Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Engine Failure

By George Hatcher

Germanwings flight 4U-4099 had to reject takeoff from Palma, Majorca, Spain, on April 6th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Dortmund, Germany, when one of the engines emitted a loud bang. The crew subsequently rejected take off and safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Frankfurt

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-73 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Frankfurt, Germany, on March 24th. The Boeing 787-900 plane heading from Heathrow Airport, England, to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, was diverted due reports of fumes on-board. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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.... »

Lufthansa Flight Diverts to Milan–Malpensa Airport

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-511D had to divert for an unscheduled landing at Milan–Malpensa Airport, Italy, on March 18th. The Boeing 747-400 plane en-route from Buenos Aires, Argentina, to Frankfurt, Germany, was diverted due to an issue with the de-icing systems. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Lufthansa Plane Returns to Munich due to Smoke in Cockpit

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-412 had to return for an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on March 18th. The Airbus A340-600 plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to turn back after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. There were 286 people aboard at the time; all of them... »

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