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Ryanair Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Fuel Leak

By George Hatcher

Ryanair flight FR-1438 had to return and make an emergency landing in Milan–Malpensa Airport, Italy, on December 16th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Palermo, Italy, but had to turn back after the crew received indication of a fuel leak. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Alitalia Airlines Flight Lands Safely in Palermo, Italy

By George Hatcher

Alitalia Airlines flight AZ-1763 was hit by a flock of birds after taking off from Linate Airport in Milan, Italy, on October 6th. The plane had departed for Palermo, Italy, when the crew reported a bird strike. After confirming that all instruments were showing normal values, the crew decided to continue the flight toward... »

Volotea Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Italy due to Gear Problem

By George Hatcher

Volotea flight V7-1546 had to return and make an emergency landing at Falcone-Borsellino Airport, Palermo, Italy, on March 19. The Boeing 717-200, en-route from Palermo to Naples, Italy, was mid-air when the crew reported problem with the gear after retraction, prompting it to return. The plane landed safely. All 64 passengers onboard remained unharmed.... »

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August 2018
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  • Aerolineas Argentinas Flight Returns to Buenos Aires After Bird Strike https://t.co/5aoFWkOTOy
    about 1 hour ago
  • EAT Leipzig Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Problem https://t.co/cHRXn5p80T
    about 1 hour ago
  • Air India Flight Makes Safe Landing with Cracked Windshield https://t.co/sdlceJCHMZ
    about 2 hours ago
  • DHL Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Loss of Cabin Pressure https://t.co/Qz4Oenfh95
    about 2 hours ago
  • Experts: Stolen plane incident a blueprint for terrorists, 'wake-up call' for airlines https://t.co/piP6gjqs4f via @KING5Seattle
    about 15 hours ago