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Pilot Injured After Small Plane Crashes in West Jordan, Utah

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in field in West Jordan, Utah, on August 24th. The plane went down shortly after taking off from South Valley Regional Airport. Authorities said it struck multiple power lines and sparked a small grass fire. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, sustained minor injuries. He was taken to... »

Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cape Town

By George Hatcher

Lufthansa flight LH-577 had to return and make an emergency landing in Cape Town, South Africa, on August 10th. The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Frankfurt, Germany, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a gear problem. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Qantas Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Cracked Windshield

By George Hatcher

Qantas Airways flight QF-63 made an emergency landing in Sydney, Australia, on August 4th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Johannesburg, South Africa, but had to turn back due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air Zimbabwe Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Air Zimbabwe flight UM-467 had to divert for an emergency landing in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, on July 10th. The Boeing 737-200 plane heading from Harare, Zimbabwe, to Johannesburg, South Africa, was diverted due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Jet2 Flight Bursts Two Tires on Landing at Tenerife South Airport

By George Hatcher

Jet2 flight LS-917 burst two tires on landing at Tenerife South Airport, Spain, on June 27th. The incident happened when the Airbus A330-200 plane was coming from Manchester, England. There were three hundred and twenty passengers and eleven crew members aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Tokyo Haneda Airport

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-26 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Tokyo, Japan, on June 22nd. The Boeing 777-200 plane en-route from Seoul, South Korea, to Atlanta, Georgia, was diverted after a burning odor and smoke was noticed in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All three hundred and sixteen people aboard... »

Cathay Dragon Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

By George Hatcher

Cathay Dragon flight KA-318 made an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on June 13th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Busan, South Korea, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a cabin pressurization issue. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Light Plane Crashes in South Australia; 3 Killed

By George Hatcher

A light plane crashed near the Renmark Aerodrome, Old Calperum, South Australia, on the evening of May 30th. The Cessna 441 Conquest II was on a routine crew check flight at the time. All three pilots were killed in the crash. The decreased were identified as Paul Daw, 65, Martin Scott, 48, and Stephen... »

Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Detroit

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-159 made an emergency landing in Detroit, Michigan, on May 20th. The Boeing 747-400 plane took off for Seoul, South Korea, but had to return shortly afterwards due to indication of an open panel door. The plane landed back safely. All 375 passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Bird-Hit Thomson Airways Flight Diverts to Gatwick Airport

By George Hatcher

Thomson Airways flight BY-6248 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom, on January 10th. The plane heading from Bournemouth, United Kingdom, to Tenerife–South Airport, Spain, was diverted after a bird strike. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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