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Edelweiss Air Flight Returns to Zurich due to Engine Problem

Edelweiss Air flight WK-24 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on January 11th.

The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Cancun, Mexico, but had to turn back due to an engine issue.

The plane landed uneventfully. All two hundred and eighty-six passengers and twelve crew members remained safe.

British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke in Cabin

British Airways flight BA-738 made an emergency landing in Geneva, Switzerland, on January 2nd.

The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Heathrow Airport, England, was on final approach to Geneva when the crew declared an emergency due to smoke in the cabin.

The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe.

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Geneva

United Airlines flight UA-956 made an emergency landing in Geneva, Switzerland, on December 17th.

The Boeing 767-300 plane flying from Newark, New Jersey, declared an emergency due to an issue with the flaps.

The plane landed safely. All two hundred and thirteen people aboard remained unharmed.

Austrian Airlines Flight Returns to Zurich due to Hydraulic Problem

Austrian Airlines flight LX-780 returned to Zurich, Switzerland, on November 5th.

The plane took off for Brussels, Belgium, but had to turn back due to a hydraulic problem.

The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Edelweiss Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Edelweiss Air flight WK-34 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on October 18th.

The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, but had to turn back after the crew noticed issues with the landing gear.

The plane landed back safely. There were two hundred and fifty-seven passengers and eleven crew members aboard at the time; all of them remained safe.

Singapore Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Singapore Airlines flight SQ-345 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on September 2nd.

The Airbus A380-800 plane took off for Singapore but had to turn back after the crew received an indication of a problem with the crew oxygen masks.

The plane landed safely. There were three hundred and forty-two passengers and twenty-seven crew members aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed.

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

United Airlines flight UA-53 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on August 23rd.

The Boeing 767-400 plane took off for Washington Dulles International Airport, Virginia, but had to return shortly afterwards due to cabin pressurization issues.

The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Small Plane Crashes in Switzerland; 3 Killed

A small plane crashed in the Canton of Valais in Switzerland, on August 20th.

Authorities said the plane was carrying three people when it went down near the Sanetsch Pass.

All three occupants of the plane were killed in the crash.

The accident is being investigated.

3 Killed, 1 Injured After Small Plane Crashes in Switzerland

A Piper PA-28 plane crashed near the Diavolezza mountain in Switzerland, on August 4th.

The incident happened when the plane was transporting three teenagers who were participating in a week-long youth camp organized by Swiss Aero Club.

Three people, including the pilot and two 14-year old boys were killed in the crash. A 17-year-old girl was injured and was flown to a hospital in serious condition.

The cause of crash is being investigated.

Swiss International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Switzerland

Swiss International Airlines flight LX-1019 had to make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on August 1st.

The Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Dusseldorf, Germany, was descending toward Zurich when the crew noticed minor brakes issues and requested emergency assistance.

The plane landed uneventfully. All thirty-three passengers aboard remained safe.

Swiss International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Swiss International Airlines flight LX-1838 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on July 9th.

The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Athens, Greece, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an issue with the flaps.

The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Air Europa Plane Returns to Switzerland due to Bad Smell in Cabin

Air Europa flight UX-1676 had to return and make an emergency landing at Zürich Airport, Switzerland, on July 2nd.

The Embraer ERJ-195 flying to Madrid, Spain, had to return due to a bad smell in its cabin.

The plane landed safely.

No one was injured.

Edelweiss Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Edelweiss Air flight WK-176 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on July 2nd.

The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Antalya, Turkey, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines.

The plane landed back safely. There were one hundred and sixty-six passengers and six crew members aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed.

Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Diverts to Zurich due to Generator Problem

Swiss Global Air Lines flight LX-528 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on June 20th.

The plane heading from Geneva, Switzerland, to Nice, France, was diverted after the crew noticed a generator problem.

The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and five passengers remained safe.

Etihad Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Etihad Airways flight EY-73 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on June 18th.

The Boeing 787-900 plane flying from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, was on approach to Zurich when the crew reported an issue with the flaps and aborted the approach.

The plane subsequently landed at higher than normal speed. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter Plane Diverts to Switzerland due to Open Door Indication

LGW Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter flight AB-8621 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Geneva Airport, Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland, on May 28th.

The de Havilland Dash 8-400 flying to Dusseldorf, Germany, on behalf of Air Berlin, had to return due to an open door indication.

The plane landed safely.

No injuries were reported.

LOT Polish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

LOT Polish Airlines flight LO-411 had to make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on March 1st.

The Embraer ERJ-170 plane flying from Warsaw, Poland, was on final approach to Zurich when the crew declared an emergency due to a problem with the flaps.

The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

Aeroflot Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Aeroflot Airlines flight SU-2391 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on February 26th.

The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Moscow, Russia, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported an engine stall.

The plane landed safely after burning off excess fuel. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Helvetic Airways Flight Returns to Zurich due to Fuel Pump Problem

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.

Turkish Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Failure

Turkish Airlines flight TK-1911 had to make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on January 25th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane was flying from Istanbul, Turkey, when the crew declared an emergency due to a hydraulic failure.

The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe.

Swiss International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

swissairSwiss International Airlines flight LX-1574 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on November 28th.

The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Vienna, Austria, but had to return shortly afterwards after the right engine emitted a loud bang.

The plane landed back safely. All 167 people aboard remained unharmed.

Qatar Airways Plane Diverts to Zurich

qatar airwaysQatar Airways flight QR-778 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on November 19th.

The Boeing 777-300 plane heading from Miami, Florida, to Doha, Qatar, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke on the flight deck.

The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe.

TAP Portugal Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

TAPTAP Portugal flight TP-932 made an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on November 15th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane was flying from Lisbon, Portugal, when the crew declared an emergency due to a hydraulic problem.

The plane landed safely and was towed to the apron.

All passengers and crew members remained safe.

Swiss International Air Lines Plane Returns to Switzerland due to Ground Spoilers Problem

swissairSwiss International Air Lines flight LX-2250 had to return and make an emergency landing at Zurich Airport, Kloten, Switzerland, on July 7th.

The Helvetic Fokker 100, en-route to Budapest, Hungary, was mid-air above Austria when the crew reported that ground spoilers were inoperative, prompting the plane to return.

The plane landed uneventfully. All people onboard remained unharmed.

The flight was cancelled.

Edelweiss Air Plane Returns to Switzerland due to Hydraulic Failure

Edelweiss AirEdelweiss Air flight WK-32 had to return and make an emergency landing at Zurich Airport, Zurich, Switzerland, on July 2nd.

The Airbus A330-300, flying to Havana, Cuba, was mid-air when the crew reported hydraulic failure, prompting the plane to return.

The plane landed uneventfully.

All people onboard remained unharmed.

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