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Air Transat Plane Rejects Take-off in England after Engine Problems

By George Hatcher

Air Transat flight TS-232 had to abort taking-off at Gatwick Airport, London, England, on May 3rd. The Airbus A330-300 en-route to Toronto, Canada, was about to take-off when two loud bangs were heard due to engine failure and stall. The plane returned to the apron safely. All 326 passengers and 11 crew members remained... »

Jetstar Plane Returns to Australia after Problem with landing Gear

By George Hatcher

Jetstar flight JQ-506 had to return and make an emergency landing at Melbourne Airport, Australia, on May 5th. The Airbus A320-200 flying to Sydney, Australia, had to return due to a problem with one of its landing gear. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Singapore Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in India after Hydraulic Leakage

By George Hatcher

Singapore Airlines flight SQ-516 made an emergency landing at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata, India, on May 5th. The Airbus A330-200 flying from Singapore was about to land when the crew noticed hydraulic leakage and declared an emergency. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Easyjet Plane Returns to Spain after Bird Ingestion

By George Hatcher

Easyjet flight U2-2256 had to return and make an emergency landing at Menorca Airport, Spain, on May 5th. The Airbus A319-100 flying to London, UK, had to return after one of its engines ingested a bird. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

ANZ Plane Diverts to New Zealand after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

ANZ Air New Zealand flight NZ-680 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch, New Zealand, on May 5th. The Airbus A320-200 flying from Dunedin to Wellington, New Zealand, had to divert after impact with a bird. The plane landed safely. All 88 passengers aboard remained safe. Download article... »

Privilege Stype Plane Diverts to Italy after Losing Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Privilege Style flight EC-ISY had to divert and make an emergency landing at Brindisi Airport, Italy, on May 5th. The Boeing 757-200 flying from Corfu, Greece, to Leipzig, Germany, had to divert due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All 164 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Germania Plane Returns to Germany due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Germania flight ST-4212 had to return and make an emergency landing at Münster Osnabrück International Airport, Germany, on May 4th. The Airbus A319-100 flying to Palma, Spain, had to return due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All 129 passengers and 5 crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Diverts to Missouri due to Multiple Problems

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-970 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Springfield-Branson National Airport, Missouri, on May 3rd. The McDonnell Douglas MD-82, flying from Kansas to Dallas, decided to divert when the crew declared they had “a couple of things going on”. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article... »

VLM Slovenia Plane Returns to Belgium after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

VLM Airlines Slovenia flight VO-147 had to return and make an emergency landing at Antwerp International Airport, Belgium, on May 1st. The Fokker 50 was en-route to Zurich, Switzerland when a bird impacted its windshield. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Alitalia Plane Returns to Brazil due to Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

Alitalia flight AZ-673 had to return and make an emergency landing at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport, Janeiro, Brazil, on May 1st. The Airbus A330-200 flying to Rome Fiumicino, Italy, had to return due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

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