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Air France Plane Over-runs Runway in France

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-7498 over-ran the runway at Biarritz Pays Basque Airport, Biarritz, France, on September 23rd. The Airbus A320-200 flying from Paris Orly, France, went off the runway and had to be disabled. The plane sustained minor damage. No one was injured, however, the passengers had to remain inside the plane for at... »

Flybe Plane Returns to Wales after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-4565 had to return and make an emergency landing at Cardiff Airport, Rhoose, Wales, on September 21st. The Embraer ERJ-195 flying to Paris, France, had to return due to bird strike. The plane landed safely. All 90 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air France Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-636 had to make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on August 21st. The plane heading from Paris, France, to Houston, Texas, was diverted after an infant suffered a medical emergency. The plane landed safely. The baby was rushed to the University Hospital Limerick. Download article as PDF »

Tunisair Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Loss of Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Tunisair flight TU-725 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Nice, France, on August 17th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Paris Orly Airport, France, to Tunis, Tunisia, was diverted after it lost cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Newark

By George Hatcher

A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Newark, New Jersey, on August 8th. The plane heading from Chicago, Illinois, to Paris, France, was diverted due to a mechanical issue. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Hungarian Fighter Jets Intercept Blue Air Plane After Loss of Communication

By George Hatcher

Blue Air flight 0B-405 was intercepted by two Hungarian fighter jets on May 31st. The Boeing 737-500 plane heading from Constanta, Romania, to Paris-Beauvais Airport, France, was intercepted after it lost contact with ATC in the Hungarian air space. The communication was subsequently restored and the plane continued for a safe landing in France.... »

Blue Air Flight Returns to Bucharest After Loss of Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Blue Air flight 0B-105 had to return and make an emergency landing in Bucharest, Romania, on December 29th. The plane took off for Paris Beauvais Tille Airport, France, but had to turn back after it lost cabin pressure. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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... »

Singapore Airlines Plane Diverts to Dubai after Engine Issue

By George Hatcher

Singapore Airlines flight SQ-336 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Dubai International Airport, UAE, on November 29. The Airbus A380-800 flying from Singapore to Paris, France, had to divert due to some issue with one of its engines. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Austrian Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Austria after Strong Smell

By George Hatcher

Austrian Airlines flight OS-418 made a safe emergency landing at Vienna International Airport, Schwechat, Austria, on October 1st. The Airbus A321-200 flying from Paris, France, was about to land when the crew noticed a strong smell of wet cloth or old socks, and donned their oxygen masks. The plane landed safely. No one was... »

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    about 52 mins ago
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    about 9 hours ago
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    about 10 hours ago
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    about 10 hours ago