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Flybe Plane Returns to Birmingham due to Door Problem

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-7049 had to return and make a precautionary landing at Birmingham Airport, Birmingham, England, on December 21st. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 was en-route to Dusseldorf, Germany, when the crew reported that there was a problem with one of the doors. The plane landed safely. Everyone onboard remained unharmed. The passengers were rebooked... »

Indian Navy Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing due to Technical Glitch

By George Hatcher

An Indian Navy Helicopter made an emergency landing at a beach near Alappuzha, Kerala, India, on January 27. The Chetak helicopter was on a routine mission when it experienced a technical glitch, prompting the pilot to make a precautionary landing. Everyone aboard remained unhurt. A Naval spokesperson said, “A team from the Naval Base... »

Indian Air Force Chopper Makes Precautionary Landing in Mumbai

By George Hatcher

An Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter made an emergency landing at Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai, India, on the afternoon of October 21. The MI-17 chopper was on a routine training sortie when it had to make a precautionary landing after developing a technical snag. The aircraft landed uneventfully. All 4 passengers aboard remained safe.... »

Canadian Air Force Helicopter Makes Precautionary Landing in Mineville

By George Hatcher

A Royal Canadian Air Force helicopter made a precautionary landing on a cul-de-sac in Mineville, Nova Scotia, Canada, at 10:40 A.M. on July 7. The Sea King helicopter was on a routine training flight when it had to land as a precaution after the crew observed a drop in its hydraulic pressure. None of... »

Irish Prime Minister’s Plane Makes Precautionary Landing in Dublin

By George Hatcher

A plane, carrying Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, made a precautionary landing at Baldonnel Aerodrome in Dublin, Ireland, on the afternoon of June 22. Prime Minister Enda Kenny was travelling to Brussels, Belgium from Ireland West Airport Knock, when a warning light came on in the cockpit and the pilot decided to make a... »

Bond Super Puma Helicopter Makes Precautionary Landing

By George Hatcher

A Super Puma helicopter, carrying 18 passengers and 2 crew members, made a precautionary landing on British Petroleum’s North Sea Platform in UK on October 29. The chopper was heading to the Forties Unity facility of British Petroleum when a rotor alert prompted it to land at the nearby Forties Charlie platform. The landing... »

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August 2018
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  • Ecuador: 24 Killed, 22 Injured in Tourist Bus Crash via @indiacom https://t.co/T61Dyrre58
    about 4 hours ago
  • Aerolineas Argentinas Flight Returns to Buenos Aires After Bird Strike https://t.co/5aoFWkOTOy
    about 17 hours ago
  • EAT Leipzig Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Problem https://t.co/cHRXn5p80T
    about 17 hours ago
  • Air India Flight Makes Safe Landing with Cracked Windshield https://t.co/sdlceJCHMZ
    about 17 hours ago
  • DHL Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Loss of Cabin Pressure https://t.co/Qz4Oenfh95
    about 17 hours ago