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Delta Airlines Flight Returns to Phoenix due to Flaps Problem

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-8943 returned to Phoenix, Arizona, on February 2nd. The Boeing 757-200 plane took off for San Antonio, Texas, but had to turn back due to an issue with the flaps. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Flight Returns to Detroit due to Bird On-Board

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-1943 returned to Detroit, Michigan, on December 30th. The Boeing 717-200 plane took off for Atlanta, Georgia, but had to turn back after the crew noticed a bird in the flight deck. The plane landed back safely. The bird was set free. Download article as PDF »

Austrian Airlines Flight Returns to Zurich due to Hydraulic Problem

By George Hatcher

Austrian Airlines flight LX-780 returned to Zurich, Switzerland, on November 5th. The plane took off for Brussels, Belgium, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic problem. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Kenya Airways Flight Returns to Amsterdam due to Cracked Windshield

By George Hatcher

Kenya Airways flight KQ-117 returned to Amsterdam, Netherlands, on October 31st. The Boeing 787-800 plane took off for Nairobi, Kenya, but had to turn back due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Ryanair Flight Returns to Malta due to Landing Gear Problem

By George Hatcher

Ryanair flight FR-3775 had to return and make an emergency landing at Malta International Airport, Malta, on October 12th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Bristol, England, but had to turn back after the crew noticed problems with the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

American Airlines Flight Hits Coyote at Wilmington International Airport

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-5224 returned to Wilmington International Airport, North Carolina, on October 9th. According to the airport authorities, the Canadair CRJ-900 plane hit a coyote during takeoff which caused damage to the nose gear. The crew continued takeoff but subsequently returned to Wilmington Airport. The coyote was killed. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

American Airlines Flight Returns to DFW Airport After Tail Strike

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-2293 returned to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, on September 29th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, but suffered a tail strike during departure. The crew consequently stopped the climb and returned to Dallas. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members... »

Transavia Flight Returns to Amsterdam due to Technical Problem

By George Hatcher

Transavia flight HV-6727 returned to Amsterdam, Netherlands, on September 26th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Sevilla, Spain, but had to turn back due to a technical issue. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

KLM Cityhopper Returns to Amsterdam due to Electrical Odor

By George Hatcher

KLM Cityhopper flight KL-933 had to return and make an emergency landing at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Amsterdam, Netherlands, on September 22nd. The Embraer ERJ-190 flying to Dublin, Ireland, had to return due to electrical odor in its cockpit. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

BoA Plane Returns to Bolivia due to Cabin Pressurisation Issue

By George Hatcher

BoA Boliviana de Aviacion flight OB-670 had to return and make an emergency landing at El Alto International Airport, La Paz, Bolivia, on September 22nd. The Boeing 737-700 flying to Santa Cruz, Bolivia, had to return due to cabin pressurisation issue. The plane landed safely. All 138 passengers and 6 crew members remained safe.... »

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  • French ATR delegation lands in Tehran to determine cause of plane crash
    According to international standards, the country designing and manufacturing a plane can send a representative to participate in investigating the cause of a plane crash, CAO said. According to the Civil Aviation Organization, the airplane's engine has been produced in Canada, which has voiced ...
  • Pilot recovering but unable to move legs after plane crash in Longmont
    LONGMONT, Colo. – A pilot involved in a plane crash in Longmont last week has a long road to recovery ahead of him. On Friday, Jay Davis was flying his newly purchased two-seat airplane when his tail rudder reportedly malfunctioned on landing. The aircraft flipped upside-down pinning Davis ...
  • Report sheds light on 2016 plane crash that killed USU student
    A makeshift memorial for Utah State University student Frank M. de Leon Compres is seen outside the USU Aviation Technology terminal at the Logan-Cache Airport on July 19, 2016. John Zsiray/Herald Journal · Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. A preliminary report released Tuesday by the ...
  • Public memorial services set for Winnetka family killed in Agua Dulce plane crash
    A Winnetka pilot and three members of his family who died in a plane crash on Feb. 11 in Agua Dulce will have services open to the public on Saturday, while a GoFundMe account has been set up for donations, a family member said. The services are set for 2 p.m. at St. Joseph the […]
  • Austin Idol's 1975 Plane Crash and how he survived
    Did you know that Austin Idol survived a plane crash on this date - February 20th, 1975. The Universal Heartthrob Austin Idol has not only lived a legendary ...
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  • 65 Confirmed Dead in Iranian Plane Crash
    Rescue teams in Iran have located the wreckage of a missing plane that crashed Feb. 18 with 65 people on board; there were no survivors.
  • LDS Couple Killed in Plane Crash
    An LDS husband and wife, William and Michelle Patterson, were killed in a small plane crash near Evanston, Wyoming, on Sunday. At around 3 p.m. the plane, a SOCATA TBM, crashed near the Bear River from unknown causes, according to KSL. The plane caught fire as it began to plummet and ...
  • Authorities ID man who died in plane crash near Carson City
    Authorities have identified the person who died Monday in a plane crash in northern Douglas County. Stephen Filice, 64, of Minden, was confirmed dead in the crash of the twin-engine Piper PA-34 Seneca, according to a news release from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. More: 2 arrested after ...

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