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TuiFly Plane Rejects Takeoff in Spain due to Blown Tyres

By George Hatcher

TuiFly flight X3-2149 had to reject take-off at Fuerteventura Airport, Spain, on September 18th. The Boeing 737-800 en-route to Hanover, Germany, had to abort taking off because its both left tyres had separated from the wheels. The plane returned safely to the apron. All 170 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Etihad Airways Plane makes Safe Landing in India After Tyre Burst

By George Hatcher

Etihad Airways flight EY-204 made a safe landing at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India, on July 31st. The Airbus A340-600 flying from Abu Dhabi, UAE, got a number of its tyres burst during the roll out. The plane was disabled after coming to a stop on the runway. All 196 passengers and 13... »

Mahan Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Germany after Tyre Burst

By George Hatcher

Mahan Airlines flight WS-100 made a safe emergency landing at Düsseldorf Airport, Germany, on July 6th. The Airbus A340-300 flying from Tehran Imam Khomeini had just landed on the runway when all eight of its main tyres burst during the roll out. The plane landed safely. All 81 passengers aboard remained safe. Download article... »

My Indo Airlines Plane makes Hard Landing in Indonesia due to Tyres Burst

By George Hatcher

A My Indo Airlines’ freight flight made a hard landing at Wamena Airport, Papua, Indonesia, on July 1st. The Boeing 737-200 flying from Jayapura, Indonesia, rolled out after landing on the runway, and turned around to the backtrack due to tyres burst. The plane was carrying 4 crew members, and 12 tons of fuel... »

Mesa Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Louisville

By George Hatcher

Mesa Airlines flight YV-6073 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 18th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane heading from Toronto, Canada, to Houston, Texas, was diverted due to indication of a hydraulic failure. All four main tires burst as the plane landed in Louisville. All 77 people aboard remained... »

American Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Arizona after Tyre Burst

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight 1479 made a safe landing at Phoenix Harbor International Airport, Phoenix, Arizona, on September 16th. The Airbus flying from Portland, Oregon, had one of its tyres off its rim due to which the pilot had to declare emergency. The plane landed without further incident. All people onboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Eva Air Cargo Plane makes Safe Landing in Taiwan

By George Hatcher

Eva Air Cargo flight BR-682 made a safe emergency landing at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, Taoyuan City, Taiwan, on September 3rd. The Boeing 747-400 flying from Shenzhen, China, had just landed when the crew faced difficulties in its control. The aircraft became disabled after landing and turned off with all its tyres and main... »

Delta Airlines Plane Returns to Georgia due to deflated tyres

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight 1171 had to return and make a safe emergency landing at Hartsfield- Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, Georgia, on August 12th. The McDonnell Douglas MD-88 had to return after the crew detected deflated landing gear tyres during the takeoff rollout. The plane landed safely. All 148 people onboard remained unharmed. The... »

Korean Air Plane’s Tyres Deflate during Roll out in South Korea

By George Hatcher

Korean Air flight KE-718’s both nose tyres deflated after landing at Jeju International Airport, Jeju City, South Korea, on July 29th. The Boeing 737-900 flying from Tokyo, Japan, had landed on Jeju’s runway when the incident occurred. All 148 passengers onboard disembarked safely. The aircraft is still on the ground since the occurrence. Download... »

Hawaiian Airlines Plane Returns to Japan after Hydraulic System Leak

By George Hatcher

Hawaiian Airlines flight HA-458 had to return and make an emergency landing at Haneda Airport, Ota, Tokyo, Japan, on July 18th. The Airbus A330-200 en-route from Japan to Honolulu, Hawaii was mid-air when the crew reported a leakage in its hydraulic system. The plane received damage to its tyres during the rollout. All 293... »

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  • 3 dead after plane crash near Fort Simpson, N.W.T., 2 survivors treated | CBC News https://t.co/aHwG7PekUQ
    about 11 hours ago
  • Solaseed Air Flight Suffers Lightning Strike in Japan https://t.co/FYu0K2QtmC
    about 13 hours ago
  • Nordwind Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Antalya https://t.co/A3SYvQ7lro
    about 13 hours ago
  • VivaAeroBus Flight Returns to Mexico City due to Landing Gear Issue https://t.co/tOus7TdZ5v
    about 13 hours ago
  • Qantas Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canberra https://t.co/zEe4oSHIKd
    about 13 hours ago