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Bird-Hit Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing in Buffalo

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-411 suffered a bird strike near Tampa International Airport, Florida, on November 15th. The incident happened shortly after the Boeing 737-800 plane departed Tampa International Airport for Buffalo, New York. The crew decided to continue the flight to Buffalo, where the plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Buffalo

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-878 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, on November 5th. The Boeing 717-200 plane heading from Hartford, Connecticut, to Minneapolis, Minnesota, was diverted due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All ninety-five people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

JetBlue Flight Diverts to JFK Airport After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-877 had to divert and make an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on October 23rd. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Boston, Massachusetts, to Las Vegas, Nevada, was diverted after it suffered a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Baltimore

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-5509 made an emergency landing in Baltimore, Maryland, on October 21st. The Boeing 737-700 plane heading from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Islip, New York, was diverted after it sustained damage due to a bird strike. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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.... »

American Airlines Flight Returns to JFK Airport due to Electrical Problem

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-64 had to return and make an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on October 5th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Zurich, Switzerland, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an electrical problem. The plane landed back uneventfully. All passengers and crew members... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Detroit Metropolitan Airport

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-964 had to make an emergency landing at Detroit Metropolitan Airport, Michigan, on October 2nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from LaGuardia Airport, New York, was descending toward Detroit when the crew reported an engine issue and declared an emergency. The plane landed safely. There were one hundred and fifty-four people... »

Delta Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence Near New York; 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-4147 encountered severe turbulence near New York, on September 19th. The plane was heading from LaGuardia Airport, New York, to Nashville, Tennessee, when it hit turbulence that injured a passenger. The plane continued to Nashville and landed uneventfully. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-142 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on September 9th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Heathrow Airport, England, was diverted after the crew suspected a fuel leak. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and three... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Las Vegas

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1057 had to return and make an emergency landing in Las Vegas, Nevada, on September 6th. The Boeing 757-200 plane took off for John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, but had to turn back after the crew reported an engine fire. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members... »

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