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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 »

Massachusetts-Bound Delta Airlines Plane Encounters Turbulence; 2 Injured

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1843 made a safe landing at General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Boston, Massachusetts, on September 21st. The Boeing 737-900 flying from Salt Lake City, Utah, was mid-air when it encountered turbulence. Two people sustained altitude deviation injuries. The plane landed safely. Download article as PDF »

TuiFly Plane Rejects Takeoff in Spain due to Blown Tyres

By George Hatcher

TuiFly flight X3-2149 had to reject take-off at Fuerteventura Airport, Spain, on September 18th. The Boeing 737-800 en-route to Hanover, Germany, had to abort taking off because its both left tyres had separated from the wheels. The plane returned safely to the apron. All 170 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

IndiGo Flight Rejects Takeoff due to Bird Strikes

By George Hatcher

IndiGo flight 6E-287 had to reject takeoff from Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India, on August 30th. The plane was accelerating to takeoff for Bangalore, India, when the crew rejected takeoff due to bird strikes. The plane safely returned to the apron. All one hundred and seventy-eight people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

JetBlue Flight Diverts to Philadelphia due to Smoke in Cockpit

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-1097 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on August 29th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Boston, Massachusetts, to Atlanta, Georgia, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and three people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Two Dead After Small Plane Crashes in Dorset, England

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Shaftesbury in Dorset, England, on August 26th. Authorities said the Tiger Moth plane went down near Compton Abbas Airfield. There were two people aboard at the time, including the 64-year-old pilot and a 67-year-old passenger. Both of them were killed in the crash. Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) is... »

Southwest Airlines Flight Returns to Columbus due to Damaged Tire

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-2803 had to return and make an emergency landing in Columbus, Ohio, on August 26th. The Boeing 737-700 plane took off for Fort Lauderdale, Florida, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a damaged tire. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and twenty-seven people aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Srinagar

By George Hatcher

Air India flight AI-822 had to return and make an emergency landing in Srinagar, India, on August 26th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Jammu, India, but had to turn back after the crew reported that they had not received a locked indication for the gear. The plane landed back safely. All one... »

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bermuda

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-881 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Bermuda, on August 25th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Hewanorra International Airport, Saint Lucia, was diverted after the crew received a smoke indication in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All two hundred... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Hits Severe Turbulence; 3 Injured

By George Hatcher

SkyWest Airlines flight 3167 made an emergency landing in St. Louis. Missouri, on August 22nd. The plane heading from Atlanta, Georgia, to Chicago, Illinois, was diverted after it encountered severe turbulence. The plane landed safely. Three people, including a flight attendant and two passengers, were taken to a hospital. The flight was operating as... »

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