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Copa Airlines Plane Suffers Hydraulic Leak After Landing In Nicaragua

By George Hatcher

Copa Airlines flight CM-106 suffered a hydraulic leak on landing at Augusto C. Sandino International Airport in Managua, Nicaragua, on March 23rd. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-700 plane was coming from Panama City, Panama. The plane became disabled on the runway. All one hundred and twenty-one passengers and six crew members remained... »

Avianca Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nicaragua

By George Hatcher

Avianca flight AV-317 made an emergency landing in Managua, Nicaragua, on October 28th. The Embraer ERJ-190 plane heading from San Salvador, El Salvador, to Panama City, Panama, was diverted after it lost cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Houston-Bound United Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence; 10 Injured

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1031 encountered turbulence on the way to Houston, Texas, on June 20th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Panama City, Panama, when it hit turbulence that injured nine passengers and one crew member. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were taken to hospitals. Download article as PDF »

Copa Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off from Santa Clara, Cuba

By George Hatcher

Copa Airlines flight CM-238 had to reject take off from Santa Clara, Cuba, on December 11th. The plane was accelerating to take off for Panama City, Panama, when its left. engine emitted a loud bang and smoke was noticed in the cabin. The crew subsequently rejected take off and deployed slides for an emergency... »

Delta Airlines Plane Diverts to Florida after Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1270 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Panama City, Florida, on June 14th. The McDonnel Douglas MD-88, flying from Atlanta, Georgia, to Pensacola, Florida, had to divert due to some problems with one of its engines. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Sunwing Flight Lands in Emergency in Toronto

By George Hatcher

Sunwing flight 772 had to return and land in emergency in Toronto due to an ‘agitated passenger’. The incident happened on July 25 after a passenger, identified as Ali Shahi, 25, allegedly started making threats regarding the security of the plane. The flight which was taking 183 passengers and 6 crew members from Toronto... »

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August 2018
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  • Experts: Stolen plane incident a blueprint for terrorists, 'wake-up call' for airlines https://t.co/piP6gjqs4f via @KING5Seattle
    about 12 hours ago
  • Heatwave thaws Swiss glacier, uncovering a crashed war plane hidden for 72 years https://t.co/Oc3lf3FL3M via @nationalpost
    about 15 hours ago
  • Rossiya Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Russia https://t.co/eP9waVh1PQ
    about 21 hours ago
  • Volaris Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Guadalajara https://t.co/T0aXrjEDHk
    about 21 hours ago
  • Interjet Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Problems https://t.co/6B7zHv43Cg
    about 21 hours ago