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Cathay Dragon Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Landing Gear Issue

By George Hatcher

Cathay Dragon flight KA-618 had to return and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on April 24th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Xiamen, China, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

PAL Philippine Airlines Plane Returns to Australia due to Problem with Landing Gear

By George Hatcher

PAL Philippine Airlines flight PR-212 had to return and make an emergency landing at Sydney Airport, Australia, on April 23rd. The Airbus A340-300 en-route to Manila, Philippines, had to return after the captain failed to retract its landing gear. The plane landed safely. All 220 passengers and 12 crew members remained safe. Download article... »

Sita Air Plane Diverts to Nepal due to Bad Weather

By George Hatcher

Sita Air flight ST-605 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Phaplu Airport, Dudhakunda, Nepal, on April 23rd. The Dornier Do-228 flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, Nepal, had to divert due to bad weather. The plane’s wing hit a wall during the landing. All 14 passengers and 3 crew members remained safe.... »

Dana Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Lagos

By George Hatcher

Dana Air flight 9J-343 had to return and make an emergency landing in Lagos, Nigeria, on April 21st. The plane took off for Port Harcourt, Nigeria, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Eurowings Flight Diverts to Prague due to Cargo Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

Eurowings flight EW-5805 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Prague, Czech Republic, on April 20th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Hanover, Germany, to Vienna, Austria, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Brussels Airlines Flight Returns to Brussels due to Hydraulic Issue

By George Hatcher

Brussels Airlines flight SN-2835 made an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on April 20th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Moscow, Russia, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic issue. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air France Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Issues

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-1755 made an emergency landing in Toulouse, France, on April 18th. The Airbus A319-100 plane heading from Algiers, Algeria, to Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, was diverted after the crew noticed a hydraulic problem. The plane landed safely. All 140 passengers and 6 crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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... »

Hawaiian Airlines Plane Returns to Hawaii due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

Hawaiian Airlines flight HA-43 had to return and make an emergency landing at San Jose International Airport, California, on April 18th. The Boeing 767-300 heading to Honolulu, Hawaii, had to return due to a problem with one of its engines. The plane landed safely. All 252 passengers and 11 crew members remained safe. Download... »

Thomson Airways Plane Rejects Takeoff From Manchester

By George Hatcher

Thomson Airways flight BY-108 had to reject takeoff from Manchester, England, on April 16th. The Boeing 787-800 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Bridgetown, Barbados, when the crew noticed some problem and rejected takeoff at high speed. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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  • Cathay Dragon Flight Returns to Hong Kong due to Landing Gear Issue https://t.co/2cz7Qjrkpr
    about 2 hours ago
  • Bird-Hit Air India Flight Makes Safe Landing in Kolkata https://t.co/ntY2zK9sJ1
    about 2 hours ago
  • Scandinavian Airlines Plane Rejects Takeoff from Kirkenes, Norway https://t.co/GixLxTlgd1
    about 2 hours ago
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Landing Gear Problem https://t.co/bQ6JhTCNqM
    about 2 hours ago
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