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Caribbean Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

By George Hatcher

Caribbean Airlines flight BW-527 had to return and make an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on October 8th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Georgetown, Guyana, but had to turn back due to a flaps problem. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

Alaska Airlines Passenger Tries to Open Door Mid-Air

By George Hatcher

Alaska Airlines flight 7 had to make an emergency landing at Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport, Minnesota, on August 29th. The plane heading from JFK Airport, New York, to Seattle, Washington, was diverted after an unruly passenger tried to open a door mid-air. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 180 passengers aboard at the time;... »

New York-Bound Aer Lingus Flight Returns to Dublin Airport

By George Hatcher

Aer Lingus flight EI-105 had to make an emergency landing at Dublin airport, Ireland, on February 21. The plane took off for New York’s JFK International Airport but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with landing gear. The plane landed safely. All 266 passengers on board remained unharmed. The airline arranged... »

Delta Airlines Flight Diverts to Wisconsin Over Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

A Delta Airlines flight had to make an emergency landing at Austin Straubel International Airport in Green Bay, Wisconsin, on February 10. The flight, operated by Flagship (Endeavor), was heading from JFK Airport, New York, to Minneapolis, Minnesota, when a passenger had a medical emergency, prompting the pilot to divert. The plane landed uneventfully.... »

Delta Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight 6093, bound for Dayton, Ohio, had to make an emergency landing at New York’s JFK Airport on July 28. The Embraer ERJ-145 took off from LaGuardia Airport, New York, at 9:14 p.m., immediately after which, the pilot was notified about a possible tire issue. He then declared an emergency and diverted... »

Delta Flight 6077 Makes Emergency Landing at JFK

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight 6077, which took off from Port Columbus International Airport, Ohio at 5:35 p.m., had to make an emergency landing at JFK Airport’s Runway 22L at 6:55p.m. on June 3. It was learned after landing that the shreds of the tire came off during the take-off. The pilot, not being sure of... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing with a Cracked Windshield

By George Hatcher

A United Airlines flight had to divert and make emergency landing in Indianapolis, after a crack appeared on its windshield. The flight 766 took off from JFK airport, New York and was on its way to San Francisco when a crack was discovered in its cockpit window. The plane was then immediately diverted to... »

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