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Travel Service Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cabin Fire Indication

By George Hatcher

Travel Service flight QS-1580 made an emergency landing in Burgas, Bulgaria, on August 1st. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Bratislava, Slovakia, was on approach to Burgas when the crew declared an emergency due to a cabin fire indication. The plane continued for a safe landing. All one hundred and seventy-eight people aboard remained... »

Aeromexico Plane Collides with Service Truck at LAX; 8 Injured

By George Hatcher

An Aeromexico plane collided with a service truck after landing in Los Angeles, California, on May 20th. The incident happened when flight AM-642 from Mexico City, Mexico, was taxiing toward the terminal at Los Angeles airport. The truck overturned due to impact. There were eight people aboard, including six men and two women; all... »

Travel Service Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Flaps Issue

By George Hatcher

Travel Service Airlines flight QS-7333 had to make an emergency landing in Katowice, Poland, on January 23rd. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Fuerteventura, Spain, was on final approach to Katowice when the crew reported a flaps issue and went around. The plane landed safely on second approach. All 187 passengers and 6 crew... »

Ultralight Plane Crashed in Australia; 2 Killed

By George Hatcher

An ultralight aircraft crashed at the runway of Hedlow Airstrip, near Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia, on the afternoon of November 25. According to sources, 2 people lost their lives in the crash. The Queensland Ambulance Service and firefighters responded at the scene. The accident remains under investigation. Download article as PDF »

Trigana Air Service Freighter Plane makes Hard Landing in Indonesia

By George Hatcher

Trigana Air Service flight IL-7321 made a hard landing at Wamena Airport, Papua, Indonesia, on September 13th. The Boeing 737-300 freighter en-route from Jayapura, Indonesia, touched down at the runway very hard in a nose high position. The right main gear of the plane collapsed and it slid on its nose gear. All 3... »

Helicopter Crash in Kenya Leaves 4 Injured

By George Hatcher

A 12-seater helicopter crashed at the National Youth Service (NYS) engineering institute near Mathare, Nairobi, Kenya, on September 8th. The helicopter carrying 4 people was on routine patrol when it developed a mechanical problem. All 4 people suffered non-life threatening injuries in the crash. The injured were taken to hospital. Download article as PDF »

Light Plane Crash Lands in Western Australia after Losing Power

By George Hatcher

A two-seater light plane crash landed on to a service road near Muirs Highway in Mount Barker, Western Australia, on September 5th. The RV9 lost all its power while the pilot was trying to make an emergency landing and hit the trees before crash landing. The pilot and his wife were rescued with minor... »

UPS Plane Rejects Takeoff in South Korea

By George Hatcher

United Parcel Service flight 5X-61 had to reject takeoff at Incheon International Airport, Incheon, South Korea, on June 6th. The McDonnell Douglas-11 was accelerating to takeoff for Anchorage, Alaska, when the crew had to abort taking-off at a high speed. The plane received substantial damage after it overran the runway and had its nose... »

Compass Airlines Plane makes Emergency Landing in Utah after Tyre Damage

By George Hatcher

Compass Airlines flight DL-5689 made a safe emergency landing at Denver International Airport, Denver, Colorado, on May 20th. The Embraer ERJ-175, heading from Utah, to Colorado, was mid-air when the crew reported a blown tyre and requested emergency services on standby. The plane received minor damage. All 79 people onboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Exploits Vallet Air Service Plane makes Hard Landing in Canada

By George Hatcher

Exploits Vallet Air Service flight AC-7804 made a hard landing at Gander International Airport, Canada, on April 20. The Beech 1900D, flying on behalf of Air Canada, had its nose gear collapsed causing it to skid on its nose to a stop on the runway. There were 14 passengers and 2 crew members 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