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United Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence Near Los Angeles; 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1600 was hit by turbulence near Los Angeles, California, on April 25th. The Boeing 757-200 plane flying from Newark, New Jersey, was descending toward Los Angeles when it encountered severe turbulence that injured one passenger. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crashed in Wallingford, Connecticut; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Meriden Markham Municipal Airport in Wallingford, Connecticut, on April 24th. Authorities said that Joseph Tomanelli, 56, and his son Daniel Tomanelli, 21, were practicing takeoffs and landings when the plane went down. Joseph Tomanelli was killed in the crash while his son was injured. The incident is being investigated.... »

Eagle Air Flight Veers Off Runway After Rejecting Take Off From Yei, South Sudan

By George Hatcher

Eagle Air flight H7-360 veered off runway after rejecting take off from Yei, South Sudan, on April 1st. The plane was accelerating to take off for Arua, Uganda, when the crew rejected take off due to an engine issue. The plane veered off the runway and came to stop in the bushes with its... »

2 Injured After Small Plane Crashed in Olympic National Park, WA

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Olympic National Park, Washington, on April 2nd. The Cirrus SR22 plane was carrying 2 people when it went down near Brinnon. Both occupants of the plane were airlifted to Harborview Medical Center, Seattle. The FAA and the NTSB will investigate. Download article as PDF »

Plane Crash-Lands Near Punta Gorda Airport

By George Hatcher

A SNJ5 Navy trainer plane crash-landed in a cow pasture near Punta Gorda Airport, Florida, on April 1st. Authorities said the plane was attempting to land at the airport when it lost power and made a belly landing. The pilot remained uninjured while the co-pilot received minor scratches. The incident is being investigated. Download... »

Small Plane Crashes in Fort Wayne, Indiana; 2 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed at Fort Wayne International Airport, Indiana, on March 29th. The incident happened when the Cirrus SR20 plane was carrying a student pilot and an instructor from Purdue University flight school. Both occupants of the plane were injured in the incident and were taken to Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. Download article... »

Two Injured as Delta Airlines Plane Hits Turbulence Near Denver

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-2302 experienced severe turbulence near Denver, Colorado, on March 23rd. The Boeing 757-200 plane was heading from Atlanta, Georgia, to Vail, Colorado, when it was hit by turbulence that injured two flight attendants. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

Ethiopian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lahore

By George Hatcher

An Ethiopian Airlines flight had to divert and make an emergency landing at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore, Pakistan, on March 18th. The plane heading from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to Beijing, China, was diverted after a mentally disabled patient attacked and injured his medical attendant. The authorities said both passengers involved in the fight... »

Qantas Airways Plane Hits Turbulence near Canberra; 2 Injured

By George Hatcher

Qantas Airways flight QF-718 encountered severe turbulence while descending toward Canberra, Australia, on March 13th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Perth, Australia, when it was hit by turbulence that injured two flight attendants. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

Fort Lauderdale-Bound JetBlue Flight Hits Turbulence; 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-1020 encountered turbulence while descending toward Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on March 11th. The Airbus A320-200 plane was flying from Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, when it hit turbulence that injured a passenger. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

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