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Bluebird Airways Plane Diverts to Sofia due to Disruptive Passenger

By George Hatcher

A Bluebird Airways flight made an emergency landing in Sofia, Bulgaria, on August 14th. Authorities said the plane heading from Budapest, Hungary, to Tel Aviv, Israel, was diverted due to a disruptive passenger. The plane landed uneventfully in Sofia. The disruptive passenger was escorted off the plane. Download article as PDF »

Two Killed After Small Plane Crashes in Wisconsin

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Fort Atkinson Municipal Airport, Wisconsin, on August 8th. The plane was carrying two people when it crashed into the Rock River. Both occupants of the plane were killed in the crash. The deceased include a 61-year-old man and his 16-year-old son. The cause of crash is being investigated. Download... »

Small Plane Crashed at Trinca Airport, NJ; Pilot Dead

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed at Trinca Airport in Green Township, New Jersey, on August 6th. Authorities said the single-engine plane went down at the end of the runway. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. The cause of crash is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

3 Killed, 1 Injured After Small Plane Crashes in Switzerland

By George Hatcher

A Piper PA-28 plane crashed near the Diavolezza mountain in Switzerland, on August 4th. The incident happened when the plane was transporting three teenagers who were participating in a week-long youth camp organized by Swiss Aero Club. Three people, including the pilot and two 14-year old boys were killed in the crash. A 17-year-old... »

Two Killed After Small Plane Crashes in Topeka, Kansas

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Philip Billard Municipal Airport in Topeka, Kansas, on July 31st. The 1965 Piper PA-30 fixed wing plane was carrying two people when it went down. Both occupants were killed in the crash. They were identified as pilot William Leeds, 76, of Mission, Kansas, and co-pilot James Bergman, 55, of... »

Pilot Killed After Small Plane Crashed in Winchester, New Hampshire

By George Hatcher

A small stunt plane crashed in Winchester, New Hampshire, on July 13th. Authorities said the wreckage of the two-seater plane was found in a heavily wooded area near Warwick Road. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. He was later identified as 65-year-old John Everson of Danielson, Connecticut.... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Plane Overruns Runway at Helsinki Airport

By George Hatcher

A Norwegian Air Shuttle plane overran the end of the runway after landing in Helsinki, Finland, on July 11th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 plane was performing flight DY-4287 from Stockholm, Sweden. There were one hundred and sixty-six people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

4 Killed as Small Plane Crashed in Chatsworth, Georgia

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed on Piney Hill Road in Chatsworth, Georgia, on July 1st. The incident happened when the twin-engine Piper PA-23 plane was carrying four people. Authorities said all four occupants of the plane were killed in the crash. The incident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in North Topeka, Kansas

By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing in a cornfield in North Topeka, Kansas, on July 1st. The single engine plane was heading from Kansas City, Missouri, to Denver, Colorado, when it lost oil pressure, prompting the pilot to land in emergency. There were two people aboard at the time; none of them were... »

Small Plane Crashed in Hawaii; 3 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Moanalua Freeway in Mapunapuna, Hawaii, on June 30th. The Piper PA28 plane was carrying three people when it went down under unknown circumstances. All three occupants of the plane sustained serious injuries, and were taken to a trauma center. The FAA and the NTSB are investigating. Download article as... »

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  • China Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Japan https://t.co/V4YUEqoe3K
    about 22 hours ago
  • Bluebird Airways Plane Diverts to Sofia due to Disruptive Passenger https://t.co/FaNLAG0D2m
    about 22 hours ago
  • Flybe Flight Returns to Birmingham due to Landing Gear Problem https://t.co/PV2cGWdPIt
    about 22 hours ago
  • JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Odor https://t.co/ChDTNZ3QSy
    about 22 hours ago
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    about 2 days ago