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Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane makes Safe Landing in Germany after Tyre Deflation

By George Hatcher

Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter (LGW) flight AB-8883 made a safe landing at Düsseldorf Airport, Germany, on July 3rd. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying on behalf of Air Berlin from Florence, Italy, was mid-air when the crew got information about tyre debris found on the runway after departure. The plane landed safely after entering a hold.... »

American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight 534 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport, Missouri, on February 9th. Authorities said the plane heading from Columbus, Ohio, to Phoenix, Arizona, was diverted for a security check. The plane landed safely. There were 113 passengers and 5 crew members aboard at the time;... »

Eurowings Flight Diverts to Kuwait City due to Bomb Threat

By George Hatcher

Eurowings flight 117 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Kuwait City, Kuwait, on January 15th. The plane heading from Salalah, Oman, to Cologne, Germany, was diverted due to a bomb threat. The plane landed safely. There were 299 passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. The authorities confirmed... »

Fedex Federal Express Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cargo Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

Fedex Federal Express flight FX-1590 made an emergency landing in Rochester, Minnesota, on January 10th. The Boeing 757-200 plane was flying from Memphis, Tennessee, when the crew declared an emergency due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. No evidence of fire or smoke was found upon inspection.... »

EgyptAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Bomb Threat

By George Hatcher

EgyptAir Flight 955 made an emergency landing in Urgench, Uzbekistan, on June 8th. The plane, heading from Cairo, Egypt, to Beijing, China, was diverted after the authorities received a bomb threat. The plane landed safely. All 118 passengers and 17 crew members remained safe. No explosive material was found upon inspection. Download article as... »

Delta Airlines Plane Rejects Takeoff in Georgia after Tyre Burst

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1303 had to reject takeoff at Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, Georgia, on June 5th. The McDonnell Douglas- 88 was accelerating to takeoff for Tulsa, Oklahoma, when the tower informed the crew that they had burst a tyre. The plane returned to the taxiway for inspection. It was later reported that the... »

Malaysia Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Bomb Threat

By George Hatcher

A Malaysia Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah airport in Selangor, Malaysia, on May 18th. The plane, heading to Singapore, had to return due to a bomb threat. Authorities said the airport’s reception received two phone calls saying there was a bomb on-board. The plane landed safely. There were... »

Safair Flight Makes Emergency landing in Johannesburg

By George Hatcher

Safair flight FA-102 made an emergency landing in Johannesburg, South Africa, on March 27th. Emergency was declared after one of the tires of the Boeing 737-400 aircraft was damaged during take off from Cape Town, South Africa. The plane performed a low approach for inspection of tires from the ground, before it landed safely.... »

Jet2 Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Belfast

By George Hatcher

Jet2.com flight LS-362 had to make an emergency landing at Belfast International Airport in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, on March 24th. The plane was flying from Palma de Mallorca Airport, Spain, when the crew received a fire indication and declared emergency. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. No evidence of fire or... »

Air Arabia Plane Diverts to Riyadh due to Cargo Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

Air Arabia flight 185 made an emergency landing at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on March 17th. The plane, en-route from Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, to Taif, Saudi Arabia, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All 168 passengers remained unhurt. No evidence of fire was... »

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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 19 hours ago
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    about 19 hours ago