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Air France Plane Over-runs Runway in France

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-7498 over-ran the runway at Biarritz Pays Basque Airport, Biarritz, France, on September 23rd. The Airbus A320-200 flying from Paris Orly, France, went off the runway and had to be disabled. The plane sustained minor damage. No one was injured, however, the passengers had to remain inside the plane for at... »

San Francisco-Bound JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Grand Rapids

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-915 had to divert for an emergency landing in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on May 30th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to San Francisco, California, was diverted after a lithium battery inside a passenger’s laptop caught fire. The plane landed safely. All 158 people aboard... »

Military Helicopter Crashes in Egypt; 2 Pilots Killed

By George Hatcher

A military helicopter crashed near El-Sheikh Gebyeel Military Airport, Abi Hamad, Al-Sharqeya, Egypt, on September 19th. The helicopter was carrying two pilots, both of whom were killed in the crash. The crash presumably happened due to a technical failure inside the helicopter. A detailed investigation has been initiated. Download article as PDF »

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  • Private jet that departed from Texas crashes in Honduras https://t.co/1In0C7TTCC #FoxNews
    about 13 hours ago
  • 87-year-old pilot dies after plane crashes into trees at Bolivar golf course, troopers say https://t.co/2mooM8rD6H via @springfieldNL
    about 13 hours ago
  • Honduras plane crash – at least six injured as private jet crash lands and breaks in HALF https://t.co/ldvAU9LgE1
    about 16 hours ago
  • Air New Zealand Flight Diverts to Christchurch After Lightning Strike https://t.co/DeuyH6XHoq
    about 18 hours ago
  • United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich https://t.co/UuLbmmlWZi
    about 19 hours ago