What: Agni Air Dornier Do-228 en route from Pokhara to Kathmandu Nepal
When: May 11th 2010
Who: 16 passengers and 2 crew
Why: After takeoff, the crew detected a hydraulic leak and turned around to make an immediate (less than ten minutes later) landing.
Apparently passengers disembarked and helped the crew push the plane off the runway.
George’s Point of View
I’d like to see pictures of that happening in New York. Or LA for that matter.
Federal authorities say a plane that crashed in a residential street near a suburban Philadelphia middle school last year, killing two people, went into aRead More