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Sunwing Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smell of Smoke

By George Hatcher

Sunwing Airlines flight BY-5483 made an emergency landing in Sofia, Bulgaria, on June 21st. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from Paphos, Cyprus, to Norwich, England, was diverted after smell of smoke was noticed on board. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Thomson Airways Flight Returns to Birmingham

By George Hatcher

Thomson Airways flight BY-7352 made an emergency landing in Birmingham, England, on August 24th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Paphos, Cyprus, but had to turn back after the crew suspected a bird strike. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Ryanair Flight Diverts to Brussels Airport

By George Hatcher

Ryanair flight FR-3131 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Brussels Airport, Belgium, on July 24th. The Boeing 737-800 plane heading from London Stansted Airport, England, to Paphos, Cyprus, was diverted due to a wheel well fire indication. The plane landed safely Everyone aboard remained unhurt. The airline arranged a replacement plane... »

Ryanair Plane Rejects Takeoff in Cyprus after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Ryanair flight FR-5086 had to reject takeoff at Paphos International Airport, Paphos, Cyprus, on July 3rd. The Boeing 737-800 was accelerating to takeoff for Krakow, Poland, when one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane taxied to the apron safely. The passengers were accommodated in a replacement plane. Download article as PDF »

Thomas Cook Plane Returns to Manchester after Hydraulic Problem

By George Hatcher

Thomas Cook flight MT-2152 had to return and make an emergency landing at Manchester Airport, England, on April 9th. The Airbus A321-200, en-route to Paphos, Cyprus, had to return due to a hydraulic problem. The plane entered a hold to burn off the fuel before landing. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported.... »

Ryanair Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Athens due to a Disruptive Passenger

By George Hatcher

A Ryanair flight en route from Thessaloniki, Greece to Paphos, Cyprus, had to make an emergency landing in Athens due to a disruptive passenger. The plane took off at about 10 p.m. on June 23, with 168 passengers aboard. Soon after take-off, a 37 year old passenger claiming to be a “mechanic” started banging at... »

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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