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American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Arizona after Tyre Burst

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight 1479 made a safe landing at Phoenix Harbor International Airport, Phoenix, Arizona, on September 16th. The Airbus flying from Portland, Oregon, had one of its tyres off its rim due to which the pilot had to declare emergency. The plane landed without further incident. All people onboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Atlas Air Plane Emergency Escape Slide Hits House in Phoenix

By George Hatcher

A private Atlas Air plane’s emergency escape slide detached mid-air and fell on the top of a house in Mesa, Arizona, Phoenix, on March 30th. The Boeing 767, heading to Sky Harbor Airport, Phoenix, was mid-air when the crew was told that the emergency slide over the right wing had deployed. The plane landed... »

Plane Crashes into Long Island Sound; 3 Rescued, 1 Missing

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed into Setauket Harbor, Long Island Sound, New York, on February 20. The Piper PA-28 was flying from Massachusetts when it lost engine power, prompting the pilots to make a crash-landing. There were four people aboard at the time, including the student pilot Austricio Ramirez who was flying the plane when... »

Helicopter Crashes into Pearl Harbor; 1 Critically Injured

By George Hatcher

A Bell 206 helicopter crashed and sunk near the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, on February 18. The private helicopter went down while it was carrying five people, including the pilot and a family of four visiting from Canada. All five occupants of the aircraft survived the crash. However, one of them... »

RSS Plane Crash News


  • Air Consumer.gov
  • AirCrashConsultants
  • Airfleets
  • Airliners.net
  • AOPA
  • Bird Strike Database
  • Bird Strike Database Query
  • EASA
  • FAA
  • Find A Pilot
  • Frixo
  • IATA
  • International Civil Aviation Organization
  • Montreal Convention MC99 English
  • Nasa
  • NOAA
  • NTSB
  • RITA
  • U.S. Office of Special Counsel
July 2018
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  • Air Busan Plane Diverts to Tokyo due to Engine Shut Down https://t.co/5nouuxTfUk
    about 2 hours ago
  • Air France Plane Returns to Germany due to Problem in Positioning System https://t.co/StkwDIXGdn
    about 2 hours ago
  • British Airways Plane Returns to Singapore after Engine Failure https://t.co/UfDMBvKbkO
    about 2 hours ago
  • KLM Plane Returns to California due to Low Oil Pressure https://t.co/uLlu7NK2fo
    about 3 hours ago
  • Woman angry after plane romance video goes viral https://t.co/ZdKET4AqtT via @ABC13Houston
    about 19 hours ago