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Aeroflot Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Landing Gear Problem

By George Hatcher

Aeroflot flight SU-1711 made an emergency landing in Khabarovsk, Russia, on May 22nd. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Moscow, Russia, but had to turn back due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed safely after burning off fuel. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Aeromexico Plane Collides with Service Truck at LAX; 8 Injured

By George Hatcher

An Aeromexico plane collided with a service truck after landing in Los Angeles, California, on May 20th. The incident happened when flight AM-642 from Mexico City, Mexico, was taxiing toward the terminal at Los Angeles airport. The truck overturned due to impact. There were eight people aboard, including six men and two women; all... »

KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

By George Hatcher

KLM Cityhopper flight KL-1345 made an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on May 20th. The plane took off for Billund, Denmark, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an issue with the hydraulic stabilizer system. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-1889 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport, North Carolina, on May 19th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Hartford, Connecticut, was diverted after a strong electrical odor was noticed on-board. The plane landed safely. Authorities said nine people were provided medical... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-1803 had to make an emergency landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, on May 17th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from San Francisco, California, to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was diverted due to issues with the weather radar and navigation systems. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

Norwegian Air International Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Gatwick Airport

By George Hatcher

Norwegian Air International flight D8-371 had to make an emergency landing at Gatwick Airport, England, on May 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Helsinki, Finland, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew noticed an issue with the slats. The plane landed back safely. There were 183 people aboard at the... »

Austrian Airlines Flight Returns to Vienna due to Unusual Odor in Cockpit

By George Hatcher

Austrian Airlines flight OS-917 made an emergency landing in Vienna, Austria, on May 16th. The plane took off for Salzburg, Austria, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an unusual odor in the cockpit. The plane landed back safely. There were 54 passengers and 4 crew members aboard at the time; all... »

Turkish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Istanbul

By George Hatcher

Turkish Airlines flight TK-623 had to return and make an emergency landing in Istanbul, Turkey, on May 15th. The Boeing 737-900 plane took off for Abuja, Nigeria, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew failed to retract landing gear. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Bird-Hit TAAG Angola Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing in Angola

By George Hatcher

TAAG Angola Airlines flight DT-443 made a safe landing following multiple bird strikes near Catumbela, Angola, on May 14th. The Boeing 737-700 plane flying from Luanda, Angola, was on approach to Catumbela when it sustained multiple bird strikes to one of the engines. The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle makes Safe Landing in Norway after Bird Ingestion

By George Hatcher

Norwegian Air Shuttle flight DY-164 made a safe emergency landing at Trondheim Airport, Værnes, Norway, on May 12th. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Bergen, Norway, was about to reach when one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

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