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Qantas Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

By George Hatcher

Qantas Airways flight QF-94 had to return and make an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on May 20th. The Airbus A380-800 plane took off for Melbourne, Australia, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All 480 people aboard remained unharmed.... »

American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-1889 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport, North Carolina, on May 19th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Hartford, Connecticut, was diverted after a strong electrical odor was noticed on-board. The plane landed safely. Authorities said nine people were provided medical... »

Qatar Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Sri Lanka

By George Hatcher

Qatar Airways flight QR-841 had to divert for an emergency landing at Bandaranaike International Airport, Sri Lanka, on May 19th. The Boeing 787-800 plane heading from Phuket, Thailand, to Doha, Qatar, was diverted due to reports of fire on-board. The plane landed safely. All 202 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Norwegian Air International Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Gatwick Airport

By George Hatcher

Norwegian Air International flight D8-371 had to make an emergency landing at Gatwick Airport, England, on May 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Helsinki, Finland, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew noticed an issue with the slats. The plane landed back safely. There were 183 people aboard at the... »

Mesa Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Louisville

By George Hatcher

Mesa Airlines flight YV-6073 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 18th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane heading from Toronto, Canada, to Houston, Texas, was diverted due to indication of a hydraulic failure. All four main tires burst as the plane landed in Louisville. All 77 people aboard remained... »

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Washington Dulles International Airport

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-1808 had to return and make an emergency landing at Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, on May 17th. The Embraer ERJ-190 plane took off for John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed uneventfully. All 66 people aboard remained safe.... »

Egypt Air Plane Returns to Egypt due to Engine Failure

By George Hatcher

Egypt Air flight MS-955 had to return and make an emergency landing at Cairo International Airport, Egypt, on May 15th. The Airbus A330-200 flying to Beijing, China, had to return due to engine failure. The plane landed safely. All 211 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Etihad Airlines Plane Returns to India after Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

Etihad Airlines flight EY-207 returned and made an emergency landing at Jaipur International Airport, Rajasthan, India, on May 10th. The Airbus A319-100 flying to Abu Dhabi, UAE, had to return due to an engine problem. The plane landed safely. All 106 people aboard remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

KLM Plane Returns to China due to Engine Problems

By George Hatcher

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines flight KL-896 had to return and make an emergency landing at Shanghai Pudong International Airport, Shanghai Shi, China, on May 12th. The Boeing 777-300 flying to Amsterdam, Netherlands, had to return due to problems with one of its engines. The plane landed safely. All 396 people aboard remained safe. Download... »

Air India Plane Over-runs Runway in India

By George Hatcher

Air India flight AI-849 made a safe emergency landing at Pune Airport, Maharashtra, India, on May 12th. The Airbus A321-200 flying from Delhi, India, had landed safely but it over-ran the end of runway. The passengers were evacuated via slides. All 152 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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  • KLM Cityhopper Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam https://t.co/OOgs2tQJfZ
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  • Qantas Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles https://t.co/vPD09iJnh3
    about 21 hours ago
  • WestJet Flight Diverts to North Dakota due to Electrical Odor in Cabin https://t.co/BvvGP9EVKQ
    about 21 hours ago
  • American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport https://t.co/CePxEmPXrS
    about 21 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Learjet crash in Toluca Mexico, shortly after takeoff. Both pilots aboard suffered fatal injury.… https://t.co/LcjJdVh7oC
    about 1 day ago