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ExpressJet Flight Rejects Takeoff From Atlanta

By George Hatcher

ExpressJet flight EV-5508 had to reject takeoff from Atlanta, Georgia, on August 9th. The Canadair CRJ-900 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Tulsa, Oklahoma, when the crew reported a blown tire and rejected takeoff. The plane was disabled on the runway and had to be towed off. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

Air India Express Plane Veers Off Runway in Mangalore, India

By George Hatcher

Air India Express flight IX-814 veered off runway after landing in Mangalore, India, on July 16th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, had just landed when it momentarily veered off runway before returning to the center line. All one hundred and eighty-five people aboard remained uninjured. Several runway edge lights... »

Vueling Flight Returns to Brussels due to Technical Issue

By George Hatcher

Vueling flight VY-2151 made an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on July 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Malaga, Spain, but had to turn back due to a technical issue. The plane landed safely after burning off excess fuel. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway at San Antonio Airport

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-2214 veered off runway at San Antonio Airport, Texas, on June 3rd. The Boeing 737-800 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, when the crew rejected takeoff due to unknown reasons. The aircraft subsequently veered off the runway and got stuck in the mud. All 38 passengers... »

CargoLogicAir Plane Drops Flap Track Fairing Near Munich

By George Hatcher

CargoLogicAir flight CLU-473 dropped a flap track fairing near Munich, Germany, on May 19th. The Boeing 747-400 plane flying from Frankfurt, Germany, was on approach to Munich when a flap track fairing from the right wing fell off. The plane continued for a safe landing. The fairing part was later recovered by the local... »

Blue Air Plane Returns to Romania after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Blue Air flight 08-113 had to return and make an emergency landing at Henri Coand? International Airport, Romania, on May 9th. The Boeing 737-400 flying to Valencia, Spain, had to return after burning off fuel due to bird strike. The plane landed safely. All 143 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Garuda Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia

By George Hatcher

Garuda flight GA-258 made a hard landing at Adisutjipto International Airport, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, on February 1st. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Jakarta, Indonesia, veered off the runway upon landing and stopped with all gears. The aircraft was damaged. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Etihad Airways Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Flaps Control Issue

By George Hatcher

Etihad Airways flight EY-833 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on January 11th. The Airbus A330-200 plane took off for Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a flaps control problem. The plane landed safely after burning off excess fuel. All passengers... »

Wings Abadi Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia due to Rain

By George Hatcher

Wings Abadi flight IW-1896 veered off the runway at Achmad Yani International Airport, Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia, on December 25th. The Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A flying from Bandung landed safely on the runway but veered off and came to a stop with its right main gear collapsed. The aircraft received substantial damage. No... »

RusLine Flight Returns to Saint Petersburg due to Nose Gear Problems

By George Hatcher

RusLine flight 7R-283 had to return and make an emergency landing in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on December 12th. The Canadair CRJ-100 plane took off for Oslo, Norway, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported nose gear problems. The plane landed safely after burning off excess fuel. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

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    about 13 hours ago
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    about 16 hours ago
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    about 16 hours ago
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    about 17 hours ago
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    about 17 hours ago