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American Eagle Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Omaha

By George Hatcher

An American Eagle flight had to return for an emergency landing in Omaha, Nebraska, on March 24th. The plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Texas

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight 118 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Amarillo, Texas, on March 18th. The plane heading from Phoenix, Arizona, to Atlanta, Georgia, was diverted after it lost cabin pressure. The plane landed safely. “The flight was met by Emergency personnel, and initial reports do not indicate any injuries to... »

United Airlines Plane Returns to Tampa after Bird Strike

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-164 had to return for an emergency landing in Tampa, Florida, on March 8th. The Boeing 737-900 plane took off for Houston, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bird strike. The plane landed safely. There were 133 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed.... »

American Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strikes

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-721 made a safe landing following bird strikes near Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, on March 5th. The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Charlotte, North Carolina, was on final approach when the left engine ingested several birds. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

ExpressJet Flight Diverts to Louisiana After Hydraulic Failure

By George Hatcher

ExpressJet flight EV-4114 had to divert for an emergency landing in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on February 22nd. The plane flying from Houston, Texas, to Charleston, South Carolina, was diverted due to a hydraulic failure. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Flaps Issue

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-1343 had to return and make an emergency landing in Cancun, Mexico, on February 20th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the flaps. The plane landed back safely. There were 185 people aboard at... »

American Airlines Plane Returns to Austin due to Odor in Cabin

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-2575 made an emergency landing in Austin, Texas, on February 17th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Chicago, Illinois, but had to turn back after the crew reported an odor in the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. All 146 passengers and 6 crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Las Vegas

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-2098 had to return and make an emergency landing in Las Vegas, Nevada, on February 10th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Texas, but had to return shortly afterwards due to reports of smoke and haze in the cabin. The plane landed safely. All passengers and... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dallas

By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing in Dallas, Texas, on February 11th. Authorities said the pilot reported engine issues before the plane landed in a field near South Lancaster Road and Loop 12 in southeast Oak Cliff. There were 2 people aboard at the time; both of them remained uninjured. The plane was... »

Bird-Hit Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing in Fort Lauderdale

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-1495 made a safe landing following a bird strike in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on February 7th. The Boeing 737-700 plane flying from Dallas Love Field, Texas, was on final approach to Fort Lauderdale when one of the engines ingested a bird. The plane continued for safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.... »

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  • #Aviationsafety 2 people taking pictures on a runway were fatally struck by the wing of a landing plane. Chinipas Mexico.
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety 6 die in Zimbabwe crash. Britten-Norman crashes into mountains.Minister of Transports brother dies.… https://t.co/KLHsdXpSkZ
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  • #Aviationsafety Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 767 diverts to Kahului over smoke in cabin. Passengers rebooked on another plane.
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Birdstrike. LATAM Chile Airbus A321-200 encountered flock at Cordoba. Flight 18 minutes in the air. Safe landing.
    about 4 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Fedex MD-10 Memphis-Montreal could not retract gear after takeoff. Returned to Memphis to make safe landing.
    about 4 hours ago