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Avianca Airlines Flight Returns to Sao Paulo due to Smoke in Cockpit

By George Hatcher

Avianca Airlines flight O6-6304 had to return for an emergency landing in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on February 23rd. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Recife, Brazil, but had to turn back after the crew reported smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed uneventfully. All 156 people aboard remained safe. The airline arranged a... »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

By George Hatcher

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-3079 had to return and make an emergency landing in Chicago, Illinois, on February 18th. The plane took off for Salt Lake City, Utah, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew failed to retract landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. The... »

Spirit Airlines Flight Returns to Fort Lauderdale After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Spirit Airlines flight NK-153 had to return for an emergency landing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on February 13th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for San Salvador, El Salvador, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged a replacement plane... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Las Vegas

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-2098 had to return and make an emergency landing in Las Vegas, Nevada, on February 10th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to reports of smoke and haze in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and... »

Boliviana de Aviacion Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Bolivia

By George Hatcher

Boliviana de Aviacion flight OB-314 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Cochabamba, Bolivia, on February 6th. The plane flying from La Paz, Bolivia, was on approach to Uyuni, Bolivia, when the crew reported unsafe gear and decided to divert. The plane landed safely. All 31 passengers and 3 crew members remained... »

Scandinavian Airlines Flight Returns to Copenhagen due to Cargo Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

Scandinavian Airlines flight SK-995 had to return and make an emergency landing in Copenhagen, Denmark, on February 4th. The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Beijing, China, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew received a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed uneventfully. All 56 people aboard remained safe. The airline arranged... »

JetBlue Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Orlando

By George Hatcher

JetBlue Airways flight B6-658 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Orlando, Florida, on February 2nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Cleveland, Ohio, was diverted after the crew reported issues with cabin pressurization. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged a replacement plane... »

EasyJet Flight Returns to Manchester After Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

EasyJet flight U2-1897 had to return for an emergency landing in Manchester, United Kingdom, on February 2nd. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Berlin Schonefeld Airport, Germany, but had to turn back after one of the engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. The airline... »

Gol Transportes Aereos Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Bird Strikes

By George Hatcher

Gol Transportes Aereos flight G3-9139 had to return and make an emergency landing in Goiana, Brazil, on January 28th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but had to return shortly afterwards after its left engine ingested multiple birds. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

Endeavor Air Flight Returns to Baltimore due to Engine Failure

By George Hatcher

Endeavor Air flight DL-4149 had to return and make an emergency landing in Baltimore, Maryland, on January 23rd. The Canadair CRJ-200 plane took off for Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, Kentucky, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an engine failure. The plane landed safely. All 51 people aboard remained unharmed. The airline arranged... »

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  • #Aviationsafety 2 people taking pictures on a runway were fatally struck by the wing of a landing plane. Chinipas Mexico.
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety 6 die in Zimbabwe crash. Britten-Norman crashes into mountains.Minister of Transports brother dies.… https://t.co/KLHsdXpSkZ
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 767 diverts to Kahului over smoke in cabin. Passengers rebooked on another plane.
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Birdstrike. LATAM Chile Airbus A321-200 encountered flock at Cordoba. Flight 18 minutes in the air. Safe landing.
    about 12 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Fedex MD-10 Memphis-Montreal could not retract gear after takeoff. Returned to Memphis to make safe landing.
    about 12 hours ago