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Aeromexico Flight Diverts to Guadalajara due to Disruptive Passenger

By George Hatcher

Aeromexico flight AM-664 made an emergency landing in Guadalajara, Mexico, on August 27th. The plane heading from San Francisco, California, to Mexico City, Mexico, was diverted after an angry “drunk” passenger started screaming and attacking the crew. The plane landed uneventfully. The disruptive passenger was removed from the plane. Download article as PDF »

JetBlue Flight Diverts to Buffalo After Crew Members Fall Ill

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-19 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, on August 10th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Boston, Massachusetts, to San Diego, California, was diverted after several crew members reported feeling ill. The plane landed safely. A pilot and two crew members were taken to Erie County... »

United Airlines Flight Diverts to San Francisco due to Lavatory Problem

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-851 had to divert and make an emergency landing in San Francisco, California, on June 20th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from Chicago, Illinois, to Beijing, China, was diverted due to a lavatory problem. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

San Francisco-Bound JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Grand Rapids

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-915 had to divert for an emergency landing in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on May 30th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to San Francisco, California, was diverted after a lithium battery inside a passenger’s laptop caught fire. The plane landed safely. All 158 people aboard... »

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August 2018
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  • Frontier Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport https://t.co/6U3Wjq14yI
    about 8 hours ago
  • Virgin Atlantic Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Cargo Smoke Indication https://t.co/JA5PpghhJV
    about 8 hours ago
  • American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Charlotte https://t.co/bpjWKqc53b
    about 8 hours ago
  • Air Wisconsin Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Tri-Cities Airport https://t.co/f9Qe7uhKHi
    about 8 hours ago
  • Ecuador: 24 Killed, 22 Injured in Tourist Bus Crash via @indiacom https://t.co/T61Dyrre58
    about 18 hours ago