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Safair Flight Makes Emergency landing in Johannesburg

By George Hatcher

Safair flight FA-102 made an emergency landing in Johannesburg, South Africa, on March 27th. Emergency was declared after one of the tires of the Boeing 737-400 aircraft was damaged during take off from Cape Town, South Africa. The plane performed a low approach for inspection of tires from the ground, before it landed safely.... »

Safair Plane Returns for a Safe Landing in Cape Town

By George Hatcher

Safair flight FA-136 had to return and make an emergency landing at Cape Town International Airport, South Africa, on March 6. The Boeing 737-400, heading from Cape Town, to Port Elizabeth, was mid air when it had to return due to some issue with its air conditioning system. The plane landed safely. All passengers... »

Safair Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Johannesburg Airport

By George Hatcher

Safair flight 103 made an emergency landing at Johannesburg Airport in South Africa, on January 24. The plane was heading to Cape Town when it lost cabin pressure, prompting the pilot to return for an emergency landing. The plane landed uneventfully. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Safair Boeing Diverts to Cape Town due to Flaps Problem

By George Hatcher

Safair flight FA-244 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Cape Town International Airport, Cape Town, South Africa, on November 14. The Boeing 737-400, heading to George, South Africa, to Johannesburg, had to divert due to an issue with its flaps. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as... »

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August 2018
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  • Xiamen Air Boeing 737 skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel https://t.co/mibAYY292F via @usatoday
    about 11 hours ago
  • Woman whose husband flew a plane into their home speaks out https://t.co/LIB2Qgdcao via @MailOnline
    about 12 hours ago
  • 3 people dead after Simpson Air plane goes down in Northwest Territories https://t.co/HlCuNDc2fF
    about 12 hours ago
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    about 12 hours ago
  • Frontier Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport https://t.co/6U3Wjq14yI
    about 23 hours ago