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Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Glasgow

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-783 had to return and make an emergency landing in Glasgow, Scotland, on February 23rd. The plane took off for Birmingham, England, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All 46 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Air India Flight Diverts to Ankara due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Air India flight 130 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Ankara, Turkey, on February 16th. The plane flying from London, England, to Mumbai, India, was diverted after a 63-year-old Portuguese passenger suffered a suspected cardiac arrest. The plane landed safely. The passenger, identified as Agnelo Bareto, was rushed to a hospital.... »

Fighter Jets Intercept Jet Airways Plane After Loss of Communication

By George Hatcher

Jet Airways flight 9W-118 was intercepted by two fighter planes due to loss of communication on February 16. The Boeing 777-300 plane was heading from Mumbai, India, to London, England, when it lost communication with the ATC. Two fighter jets intercepted the aircraft and subsequently, the communication was restored. The plane continued for a... »

British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at London City Airport

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-4454 had to make an emergency landing at London City Airport, England, on February 17th. The plane flying from Rotterdam, Netherlands, was descending toward London City Airport when the crew reported smell of smoke on-board and declared an emergency. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Edinburgh

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-848 had to return and make an emergency landing in Edinburgh, Scotland, on February 16th. The plane took off for Birmingham, England, but had to turn back after the crew reported vapor onboard. The plane landed back uneventfully. There were 65 passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained safe. Download... »

China Eastern Airlines Flight Diverts to Russia due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

China Eastern Airlines flight MU-552 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, on February 15th. The Airbus A330-200 plane heading from Heathrow Airport, England, to Shanghai, China, was diverted due to an engine issue. The plane landed safely. All 186 passengers and 17 crew members remained unharmed. Download article as... »

British Airways Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport due to Electrical Odor

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-123 had to return and make an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, United Kingdom, on February 12th. The Boeing 777-200 plane took off for Doha, Qatar, but had to turn back after the crew reported an electrical odor onboard. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Engine Issue

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-972 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on February 12th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Chicago Illinois, to Brussels, Belgium, was diverted after the crew reported an engine issue. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

British Airways Flight Diverts to Lisbon due to Smoke Indication

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-2732 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Lisbon, Portugal, on February 11th. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Gatwick Airport, United Kingdom, to Lanzarote, Spain, was diverted due to a smoke indication. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Helvetic Airways Flight Returns to Zurich due to Fuel Pump Problem

By George Hatcher

Helvetic Airways flight LX-454 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on February 10th. The Embraer ERJ-190 plane took off for London, United Kingdom, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with a fuel pump. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

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  • Air crews shouldn't leave seatbelt sign on too long, says safety expert - Come to think of it, this could be true. https://t.co/xa7JDX4VkX
    about 7 hours ago
  • Air Canada Flight Returns to Montreal due to Engine Trouble https://t.co/jl5KV65EX3
    about 14 hours ago
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    about 14 hours ago
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