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Small Plane Crashed into Daycare Building in Fort Myers; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed into a daycare center in Fort Myers, Florida, on June 24th. One person was killed in the accident while another one was injured. The injured was shifted to a hospital. Authorities confirmed that there were no employees inside the Chico’s daycare center when the Piper PA-28 crashed into it. The... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Burning Smell

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-5559 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Selma, Alabama, on June 21st. The plane heading from New Orleans, Louisiana, to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, was diverted after burning smell was noticed in the cabin and cockpit. The plane landed safely. There were sixty-five passengers aboard at... »

Houston-Bound United Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence; 10 Injured

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1031 encountered turbulence on the way to Houston, Texas, on June 20th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Panama City, Panama, when it hit turbulence that injured nine passengers and one crew member. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were taken to hospitals. Download article as PDF »

China Eastern Airlines Plane Hits Severe Turbulence; 26 Injured

By George Hatcher

China Eastern Airlines flight MU-774 encountered severe turbulence on the way to Kunming, China, on June 18th. The Airbus A330-200 plane was flying from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, when it hit severe turbulence that injured twenty-six passengers. The plane continued for a safe landing. Authorities said four passengers suffered serious injuries while twenty-two... »

Helicopter Crash in India Kills One; Two Injured

By George Hatcher

A helicopter lost its balance and crashed while taking-off from Himalayan shrine of Badrinath, Uttarakhand, India, on June 10th. The accident happened due to insufficient air pressure. A crew member lost his life while the two pilots sustained injuries in the crash. All five passengers remained safe. The crash remains under investigation. Download article... »

Kulula Flight Encounters Severe Turbulence near Cape Town; One Injured

By George Hatcher

Kulula flight MN-111 encountered severe turbulence near Cape Town, South Africa, on June 7th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Johannesburg, South Africa, was on approach to Cape Town International Airport when it hit turbulence that injured a passenger. The plane continued for a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

KLM Plane Hits Turbulence Near Hong Kong; 9 Injured

By George Hatcher

KLM flight KL-887 encountered severe turbulence near Hong Kong, China, on June 4th. The Boeing 747-400 plane was flying from Amsterdam, Netherlands, when it hit turbulence that injured nine people. The plane continued for a safe landing. Eight of the injured, including six passengers and two crew members were taken to hospital. Download article... »

Summit Air Freight Flight Crashes in Nepal; 2 Killed, 3, Injured

By George Hatcher

A Summit Air freight flight crashed on the runway of Tenzing–Hillary Airport, Lukla, Chaurikharka, Nepal, on May 27th. The Let L-410 flying from Kathmandu, Nepal, was about to land when it hit a tree near the runway and hit the land. The incident happened due to fog. The aircraft sustained technical problems. Captain and... »

Aeromexico Plane Collides with Service Truck at LAX; 8 Injured

By George Hatcher

An Aeromexico plane collided with a service truck after landing in Los Angeles, California, on May 20th. The incident happened when flight AM-642 from Mexico City, Mexico, was taxiing toward the terminal at Los Angeles airport. The truck overturned due to impact. There were eight people aboard, including six men and two women; all... »

American Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Texas after Losing Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-2594 made a safe emergency landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, on May 8th. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Boston, Massachusetts, was mid-air when it initiated a rapid descent due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. According to the FAA, 15 passengers and 1 crew member sustained... »

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