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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... »

China Eastern Airlines Flight Diverts to Russia due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

China Eastern Airlines flight MU-552 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, on February 15th. The Airbus A330-200 plane heading from Heathrow Airport, England, to Shanghai, China, was diverted due to an engine issue. The plane landed safely. All 186 passengers and 17 crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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... »

United Airlines Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Engine Issue

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-972 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on February 12th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Chicago Illinois, to Brussels, Belgium, was diverted after the crew reported an engine issue. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Helvetic Airways Flight Returns to Zurich due to Fuel Pump Problem

By George Hatcher

Helvetic Airways flight LX-454 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on February 10th. The Embraer ERJ-190 plane took off for London, United Kingdom, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with a fuel pump. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing on U.S. 31 in Indiana

By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing at U.S. Highway 31 in Howard County, Indiana, on January 31st. The plane flying from Brownsburg, Indiana, was forced to land on the highway due to a mechanical issue. No injuries were reported. The incident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Lufthansa Cityline Flight Returns to Munich

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa Cityline flight LH-2246 had to return for an emergency landing in Munich, Germany, on January 30th. The plane took off for Lyon, France, but had to turn back after the crew reported a technical issue. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Corendon Dutch Airlines Flight Returns to Amsterdam due to Technical Issue

By George Hatcher

Corendon Dutch Airlines flight CND-491 had to return and make an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on January 26th. The plane took off for Lanzarote, Spain, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a technical issue. The plane landed back uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Germanwings Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Berlin

By George Hatcher

Germanwings flight 4U-8061 made an emergency landing in Berlin, Germany, on January 26th. The Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Nuremberg, Germany, was on approach to Berlin when the crew reported an issue with flaps and aborted approach. The plane landed uneventfully on second approach. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Edinburgh, UK

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-211 made an emergency landing in Edinburgh, United Kingdom, on January 25th. The plane was flying from Exeter, United Kingdom, when the crew declared an emergency due to a technical issue. The plane landed safely. All 62 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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