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Two Dead After Small Plane Crashes in Dorset, England

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Shaftesbury in Dorset, England, on August 26th. Authorities said the Tiger Moth plane went down near Compton Abbas Airfield. There were two people aboard at the time, including the 64-year-old pilot and a 67-year-old passenger. Both of them were killed in the crash. Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) is... »

Norwegian Air Shuttle Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dublin

By George Hatcher

Norwegian Air Shuttle flight D8-1823 had to return and make an emergency landing in Dublin, Ireland, on August 23rd. The Boeing 737-800 plane was heading to Providence, Rhode Island, when the crew noticed an APU problem and decided to turn back. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article... »

Air France Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Air France flight AF-636 had to make an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on August 21st. The plane heading from Paris, France, to Houston, Texas, was diverted after an infant suffered a medical emergency. The plane landed safely. The baby was rushed to the University Hospital Limerick. Download article as PDF »

Flybe Flight Returns to Birmingham due to Landing Gear Problem

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-7109 had to return and make an emergency landing in Birmingham, England, on August 14th. The plane took off for Hamburg, Germany, but had to return shortly afterwards due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Delta Airlines Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport After Loss of Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Delta Airlines flight DL-31 had to return and make an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, England, on August 13th. The Boeing 767-300 plane took off for Atlanta, Georgia, but had to turn back due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Blue Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Romania

By George Hatcher

Blue Air flight 0B-2931 had to return and make an emergency landing in Bacau, Romania, on August 10th. The Boeing 737-400 plane took off for Luton Airport, England, but had to return shortly afterwards due to cabin pressurization problems. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Jet2 Flight Rejects Takeoff From Manchester, England

By George Hatcher

Jet2 flight LS-943 rejected takeoff from Manchester, England, on August 9th. The Boeing 757-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Larnaca, Cyprus, when the crew received an engine fire indication and rejected takeoff. The plane safely returned to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Flybe Flight Diverts to Manchester After First Officer Becomes Incapacitated

By George Hatcher

Flybe flight BE-1574 had to make an emergency landing in Manchester, England, on August 5th. The plane heading from Inverness, Scotland, to Jersey, Channel Islands, was diverted after the first officer became incapacitated. The plane landed safely. All forty-four passengers aboard remained unharmed The first officer was taken to hospital. Download article as PDF »

Virgin Atlantic Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

By George Hatcher

Virgin Atlantic flight VS-7 made an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on July 30th. The Boeing 787-900 plane was flying from Heathrow Airport, England, when the crew needed to shut down one of the engines due to an engine oil leak. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Saudi Arabian Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in England

By George Hatcher

Saudi Arabian Airlines flight SV-123 made a safe landing at Manchester Airport, England, United Kingdom, on July 20th. The Boeing 787-900 flying from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, was about to reach when the crew noticed an issue with its flaps. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

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