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Myanmar National Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dawei, Myanmar

By George Hatcher

Myanmar National Airlines flight UB-313 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Dawei, Myanmar, on April 14th. The plane heading from Yangon to Myeik, Myanmar, was diverted after the crew noticed an engine oil leak. The plane landed safely. All sixty-nine passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago Parking Lot

By George Hatcher

A helicopter made an emergency landing in a parking lot in Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, on October 14. The aircraft was heading from O’Hare International Airport to Peoria, Illinois, when the pilot noticed oil leak and decided to land in parking lot of a Menard’s. The helicopter landed safely. The pilot, who... »

Venice-Bound Germanwings Flight Diverts to Stuttgart Airport

By George Hatcher

Germanwings Flight 4U 814 had to divert and make an unscheduled landing at Stuttgart Airport, Germany, on April 4. The airline said the Airbus A319, en-route from Cologne, Germany, to Venice, Italy, had to be diverted after the pilot reported suspected oil leakage and shut down one of the engines. “This is a standard... »

Air India Flight Lands in Emergency at Toronto

By George Hatcher

Air India flight 126 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Toronto Pearson Airport, Canada, at around 0700 hours IST on September 7. The Chicago-Delhi-Hyderabad flight was diverted after the pilot suspected oil leakage in one of the 2 engines of the Boeing 777 ER aircraft. The plane landed safely after shedding... »

Aerolineas Estelar Flight Made Emergency Landing in Jamaica

By George Hatcher

An Aerolineas Estelar flight, on its way from Cuba to Venezuela, had to make an emergency landing at the Norman Manley International Airport, Kingston, Jamaica, in the afternoon of September 6. According to the authorities, the reason of emergency landing was an oil leak in the aircraft. The plane landed uneventfully and no one... »

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