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LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane Diverts to Switzerland due to Open Door Indication

By George Hatcher

LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter flight AB-8621 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Geneva Airport, Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland, on May 28th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying to Dusseldorf, Germany, on behalf of Air Berlin, had to return due to an open door indication. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download... »

Asiana Airlines Plane Diverts to Germany due to Open Gear Door

By George Hatcher

Asiana Airlines flight OZ-588 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Frankfurt Airport, Germany, on May 27th. The Boeing 747-400 flying from Brussels, Belgium, to Seoul, South Korea, had to divert because one of its main gear doors was open. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Detroit

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-159 made an emergency landing in Detroit, Michigan, on May 20th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Seoul, South Korea, but had to return shortly afterwards due to indication of an open panel door. The plane landed back safely. All 375 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

PSA Airlines Plane Diverts to Tennessee due to Open Door Indication

By George Hatcher

PSA Airlines flight AA-5550 had to divert and make an emergency landing at McGhee Tyson Airport, Blount County, Tennessee, on May 8th. The Canadair CRJ-200 flying on behalf of American Airlines was flying from Nashville, Tennessee, to Washington DC, when it had to divert due to indication of open door. The plane landed safely.... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Grand Island, NE

By George Hatcher

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-5215 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Grand Island, Nebraska, on April 18th. The plane heading from Omaha, Nebraska, to San Francisco, California, was diverted after the crew received an indication of an open door. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

Air Leisure Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cairo

By George Hatcher

Air Leisure flight AL-730 had to return and make an emergency landing in Cairo, Egypt, on February 18th. The Airbus A340-200 plane took off for Shanghai, China, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew received a cargo door open indication. The plane landed back safely. All 265 people aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

Yakutia Airlines Flight Turns Back due to Open Door Indication

By George Hatcher

Yakutia Airlines flight R3-497 made an emergency landing in Yakutsk, Russia, on January 5th. The plane took off for Blagoveshchensk, Russia, but had to return shortly afterwards due to indication of an open door. The plane landed safely. There were 50 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Open Skies Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport

By George Hatcher

Open Skies flight BA-8004 had to divert for an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on December 26th. The Boeing 767-300 plane, operating on behalf of British Airways, was en-route from Newark, New Jersey, to Paris Orly Airport, France, when all the toilets failed. The crew subsequently decided to divert to Shannon where the... »

Aurora Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Russia

By George Hatcher

Aurora Airlines flight HZ-209 had to return for an emergency landing in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia, on December 19th. The plane took off for Blagoveshchensk, Russia, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew received an open door indication. The plane landed back safely. All 50 passengers and 4 crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Philadelphia

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-740 had to return and make an emergency landing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on December 15th. The Airbus A330-200 plane took off for Madrid, Spain, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported that a panel door was open. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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