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Iberia Express Plane Diverts to England due to Smoke in Cockpit

By George Hatcher

Iberia Express flight I2-3617/ IB-3617 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Gatwick Airport, England, UK, on May 25th. The Airbus A320-200 flying from London, England, to Las Palmas, Spain, had to divert due to smoke in cockpit. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. The airline arranged a replacement plane... »

Air Niugini Flight Returns to Papua New Guinea due to Smoke in Cockpit

By George Hatcher

Air Niugini flight PX-275 had to return for an emergency landing in Kavieng, Papua New Guinea, on May 23rd. The plane took off for Rabaul, Papua New Guinea, but had to return shortly afterwards due to smoke in the cockpit. At least one tire deflated as the plane landed in Kavieng. No injuries were... »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mumbai

By George Hatcher

Air India flight AI-669 had to return and make an emergency landing in Mumbai, India, on May 22nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Bhubaneswar, India, but had to turn back after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed back safely. All 155 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Piedmont Airlines Flight Returns to Long Island MacArthur Airport

By George Hatcher

Piedmont Airlines flight PDT-4868 had to return and make an emergency landing at Long Island MacArthur Airport in Islip, New York, on May 16th. The plane took off for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, but had to return shortly afterwards after a light bulb in the cockpit started emitting smoke. The plane landed back safely. All 40... »

Southwest Airlines Plane Diverts to Georgia due to Dripping Ceiling, Smoke and Smell

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-1694 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, Georgia, on May 12th. The Boeing 737-300 flying from Tampa, Florida, to Nashville, Tennessee, had to divert due to water dripping off its ceiling, smoke, and unusual smell aboard. The plane landed safely. All 129 passengers... »

Azul Linhas Aereas Plane makes Safe Landing in Brazil after Smoke in Cabin

By George Hatcher

Azul Linhas Aereas flight AD-4966 made a safe emergency landing at Aeroporto de Uberlândia – Tenente Coronel Aviador César Bombonato, Brazil, on May 9th. The Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A flying from Sao Paulo, Brazil, was about to reach the destination when crew noticed smoke in its cabin. The plane landed safely. No injuries... »

Gol Transportes Aereos Plane Returns to Brazil due to Smell of Smoke

By George Hatcher

Gol Transportes Aereos flight G3-1613 had to return and make an emergency landing at Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport, Brazil, on May 8th. The Boeing 737-800 flying to Sao Paulo Guarulhos, Brazil, had to return due to smell of smoke. The plane landed safely. The passengers were rebooked in other flights. Download article as PDF »

SkyWest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at DuPage Airport

By George Hatcher

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-2936 had to divert and make an emergency landing at DuPage Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on May 1st. The plane en-route from O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois, to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was diverted after the crew reported smoke in the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 54 people aboard at... »

Eurowings Flight Diverts to Prague due to Cargo Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

Eurowings flight EW-5805 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Prague, Czech Republic, on April 20th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Hanover, Germany, to Vienna, Austria, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Aero Contractors Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Lagos

By George Hatcher

Aero Contractors flight NG-316 had to make an emergency landing in Lagos, Nigeria, on April 18th. The plane flying from Port Harcourt, Nigeria, declared an emergency after smoke was noticed in the cabin. The plane continued for a safe landing. There were 52 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Nigeria’s... »

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    about 44 mins ago
  • TAROM Plane makes Emergency Landing in Romania due to Loss of Cabin Pressure https://t.co/o76nkPCZJ8
    about 51 mins ago
  • Iran Air Plane Returns to Iran due to Unusual Odor https://t.co/xI8uuyvSy2
    about 58 mins ago
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    about 1 hour ago
  • Asiana Airlines Plane Diverts to Germany due to Open Gear Door https://t.co/q3JRUOZNLr
    about 1 hour ago