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Small Plane Crashes in Ontario; Four Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Brampton-Caledon Airport in Ontario, Canada, on November 27th. The four-seater Cessna plane was attempting to land at the airport when it struck a tree and went down. Four people were injured in the incident, and were taken to a hospital. Canada’s Transportation Safety Board is investigating the cause of... »

Air Nelson Plane makes Safe landing in Canada after Unsafe Gear Indication

By George Hatcher

Air Nelson flight NZ-8242 made a safe landing at John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, on May 12th. The de Havilland Dash 8-300 flying from Palmerston North was about to reach when it had to enter a hold due to unsafe gear indication. The plane landed safely. All 30 people aboard... »

North Star Air Cargo Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Ontario

By George Hatcher

A North Star Air cargo plane made an emergency landing at Pickle Lake Airport in Ontario, Canada, on March 17th. The plane was carrying 3 people, including two pilots and a crew member; all of them remained safe. A company spokesperson said, “North Star Air is fully co-operating with the investigation and will release... »

WestJet Flight Returns to Calgary due to Smoke On-Board

By George Hatcher

WestJet flight 662 had to return and make an emergency landing in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, on February 3rd. The plane took off for Toronto, Ontario, Canada, but had to turn back after smoke was observed coming from the air conditioning system. The plane landed safely. All 132 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Recommend on Facebook... »

Small Plane Crashed in Potter County, PA; 3 Killed

By George Hatcher

A Piper PA-28 plane crashed in Potter County, Pennsylvania, on October 16th. The plane was heading from Richmond International Airport, Virginia, to St. Catharines/Niagara District Airport, Ontario, Canada, when it went down in Keating Township. Three were three people aboard at the time; all of them were killed in the crash. They were identified... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Disruptive Passenger

By George Hatcher

American Airlines Flight 2542 had to make an emergency landing at Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport in Lubbock, Texas, on September 22nd. The plane heading from Ontario, California, to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, was diverted after a passenger started yelling and banging on the cockpit door. The plane landed safely. The disruptive passenger,... »

Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Engine Problems

By George Hatcher

Air Canada flight 8650 had to return and make an emergency landing at London International Airport in London, Ontario, on September 21st. The plane took off for Toronto, Ontario, Canada, but had to return shortly afterwards due to engine problems. The plane landed safely. All 75 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Canada due to Issue with Landing Gear

By George Hatcher

A small Cessna plane had to make an emergency landing at Brampton-Caledon Airport, Cheltenham, Ontario, Canada, on September 15th. The plane carrying 2 people encountered issues with its landing gear and had to fly around for about an hour before landing. The plane landed safely. Both the men aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Air Transat Plane Returns to Scotland after Sensor Problem

By George Hatcher

Air Transat flight TS-183 had to return and make an emergency landing at Glasgow Airport, Paisley, Scotland, on September 16th. The Airbus A310-300 headed for Toronto, Ontario, Canada, was climbing out of Glasgow when the crew reported a sensor problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers onboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Westjet Plane makes Safe Landing in Canada after Flaps Disagree Message

By George Hatcher

Westjet flight WS-16 made a safe emergency landing at St. John’s International Airport, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on July 5th. The Boeing 737-700, flying from Toronto, Ontario, was mid-air when the crew received a trailing flaps disagree message. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

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