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United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Saint Lucia

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1643 had to return and make an emergency landing at Hewanorra International Airport, Saint Lucia, on December 30th. The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear. The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and fifty... »

United Airlines Flight Diverts to College Station due to Smoke in Cabin

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-6266 made an emergency landing in College Station, Texas, on December 21st. The plane heading from Houston, Texas, to Boise, Idaho, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke in the cabin. The plane landed uneventfully. All eighty people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Newark-Bound United Airlines Flight Returns to Jacksonville

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-4833 had to return and make an emergency landing in Jacksonville, Florida, on December 18th. The plane took off for Newark, New Jersey, but had to turn back due to a pressurization issue. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Spokane International Airport

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-255 suffered a bird strike in Spokane, Washington, on December 9th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-900 plane flying from Denver, Colorado, was on approach to Spokane International Airport. The plane continued for a safe landing. The plane sustained damage to the tail and wings. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Newark

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1048 made an emergency landing in Newark, New Jersey, on December 8th. The Boeing 737-900 plane took off for Cancun, Mexico, but had to turn back due to smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed safely. There were one hundred and eighty-five people aboard at the time; all of them remained... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1549 made an emergency landing at O’Hare International Airport, Chicago, Illinois, on December 4th. The Boeing 737-900 plane flying from Boston, Massachusetts, was descending toward Chicago when the crew noticed loss of thrust in both engines and declared an emergency. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-459 made an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on December 1st. The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Denver, Colorado, to San Diego, California, was diverted after the crew noticed a hydraulic leak. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

United Airlines Plane Diverts to Japan after Hitting Turbulence

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-2 made an emergency landing at Narita International Airport, Japan, on November 28th. The Boeing 787-900 plane was heading from Singapore to San Francisco, California, when it encountered turbulence twice, causing injuries to two crew members. The crew subsequent diverted to Narita International Airport. The plane landed safely. The injured were... »

United Airlines Flight Returns to Guam due to Engine Problem

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-828 had to return and make an emergency landing in Guam, on November 27th. The Boeing 777-200 plane took off for Narita International Airport, Japan, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an engine problem. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as... »

United Airlines Flight Diverts to Heathrow Airport due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-31 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, England, on November 26th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Munich, Germany, to Newark, New Jersey, was diverted after several passengers complained of nausea and Lightheadedness. The plane landed safely. Medical services attended to the passengers. Download article as... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Plane crash near Lake Elsinore: 'Pilot was practicing simulated engine failure'
    A single-engine plane that went down just north of Lake Elsinore after striking a power line was in the middle of a simulated engine-out procedure when the accident happened, a Federal Aviation Administration official confirmed Tuesday. FAA spokesman Ian Gregor told City News Service that the Piper ...
  • Small plane crash-lands on runway at Fishers airport, no injuries reported
    Small plane crash-lands on runway at Fishers airport, no injuries reported. Paris Lewbel. 11:41 PM, Jan 16, 2018. Share Article. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights ...
  • Deputies: Plane crash south of Santa Fe caused by storm
    SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – A plane crash south of Santa Fe was caused by a storm. The pilot was flying a small engine aircraft from Kansas to the Santa Fe Airport Monday night when the wings and tail iced over, making it impossible to keep the plane in the air. Deputies found the pilot […]
  • Kansas pilot injured in New Mexico plane crash
    SANTA FE, NM The Santa Fe County, NM Sheriff's Office says a Kansas pilot was critically injured Monday night in a plane crash. The pilot reported the crash about 8 p.m. In the search and rescue effort, deputies located the crash site at about 10:30 p.m, the sheriff's office says. The sheriff's office did not ...
  • 'Taken': Bryan Mills Survives A Plane Crash In Season 2, Episode 2
    Bryan Mills' survival skills are put to the test in this week's episode of “Taken.” According to the synopsis for Season 2, episode 2 of the NBC action thriller, a plane carrying Bryan (Clive Standen) and a key witness in a murder investigation crashes. Although both survive the crash, Mills is wounded and ...
  • Pilot injured after small plane crash on flight from Kansas to New Mexico
    SANTA FE — The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the crash of a small plane that crashed on a flight form Kansas to New Mexico. The pilot was hospitalized in critical condition. Santa Fe Sheriff's officials say the pilot called a regional emergency communications center about 8 p.m. ...
  • Pilot survives airplane crash
    SANTA FE – It took rescue crews 2½ hours to locate a pilot who crashed his single-engine plane in rough terrain south of Santa Fe on a brutally cold Monday night. The flier suffered serious injuries and was recovering Tuesday at a local hospital. A news release from the Santa Fe County Sheriff's Office ...
  • Plane crashes on Kansas-New Mexico flight, pilot hurt
    SANTA FE - Authorities say a man is hospitalized in critical condition after the small plane he was flying crashed in New Mexico. Santa Fe Sheriff's officials say the pilot called a regional emergency communications center about 8 p.m. Monday to report the crash. The man provided coordinates directing ...
  • Pilot in critical condition after plane crash
    New Mexico State Police are searching for a plane that crashed just south of Santa Fe. According to state police, the pilot called 911 after the plane went down. Advertisement. State police and search and rescue crews are on the ground trying to find the plane and pilot but they cannot launch their ...
  • Culburra Beach's Tyler Wright nominated for Laureus sports award
    ... Italian MotoGP star Valentino Rossi and 100m hurdle world champion Sally Pearson are also in consideration alongside 100m sprint world champion Justin Gatlinand Brazilian football club Chapecoense, who made a remarkable return to competition after being involved in a tragic plane crash.

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