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Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Washington Dulles International Airport

By George Hatcher

Turkish Airlines flight TK-183 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, on February 23rd. The Airbus A330-200 plane heading from Istanbul, Turkey, to Havana, Cuba, was diverted due to a mechanical problem. The plane landed safely. There were 173 passengers and 13 crew members aboard at the... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Flaps Issue

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-1343 had to return and make an emergency landing in Cancun, Mexico, on February 20th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the flaps. The plane landed back safely. There were 185 people aboard at... »

TAP Portugal Airlines Flight Returns to Lisbon due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

TAP Portugal Airlines flight TP-89 had to return and make an emergency landing in Lisbon, Portugal, on February 14th. The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Sao Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport, Brazil, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported an engine issue. The plane landed back safely. There were 177 passengers and... »

UTair Aviation Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Vnukovo International Airport

By George Hatcher

UTair Aviation flight UT-258 had to make an emergency landing at Vnukovo International Airport, Russia, on February 13th. The Boeing 737-500 plane was flying from Saint Petersburg, Russia, when the crew reported a fuel leak and had to shut down one of the engines. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Las Vegas

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-2098 had to return and make an emergency landing in Las Vegas, Nevada, on February 10th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to reports of smoke and haze in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and... »

GoJet Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Boston

By George Hatcher

GoJet Airlines flight DL-6266 had to return and make an emergency landing in Boston, Massachusetts, on February 10th. The Canadair CRJ-900 plane took off for Raleigh–Durham International Airport, North Carolina, but had to return shortly afterwards due to smell of smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed back safely. All 76 passengers and 4... »

PIA Flight Diverts to Berlin due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK791 had to divert for an emergency landing in Berlin, Germany, on February 9th. The plane took off from Islamabad, Pakistan, and was en-route to Birmingham, United Kingdom, when a British woman passenger fell ill. The crew declared a medical emergency and diverted to Berlin. The plane landed safely. The... »

Aerolineas Argentinas Flight Rejects Take-Off From JFK Airport

By George Hatcher

Aerolineas Argentinas Airlines flight AR-1301 had to reject take off from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on February 9th. The Airbus A330-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Buenos Aires, Argentina, when the crew rejected take-off due to an engine stall. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and... »

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;... »

GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Delhi Airport

By George Hatcher

GoAir flight G8-557 made an emergency landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, India, on February 8th. According to the airline, the plane took off for Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, but had to turn back “due to technical reasons.” The plane landed safely. All 187 passengers and 6 crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

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