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Aero Contractors Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Lagos

Aero Contractors flight NG-316 had to make an emergency landing in Lagos, Nigeria, on April 18th.

The plane flying from Port Harcourt, Nigeria, declared an emergency after smoke was noticed in the cabin.

The plane continued for a safe landing. There were 52 people aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed.

Nigeria’s Civil Aviation Authority is investigating the incident.

Expressjet Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Smoke in Cockpit

ExpressJetExpressjet flight EV-4296 made an emergency landing in Wichita, Kansas, on June 20th.

The plane, flying from Houston, Texas, declared an emergency due to smoke in the cockpit.

The plane landed uneventfully. There were 52 people aboard at the time; all of them remained safe.

Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Leak

flybeFlybe flight BE-1048 made an emergency landing in Manchester, England, on May 11th.

The plane was flying from Aberdeen, Scotland, when the crew reported a hydraulic leak and requested an emergency landing.

The plane landed safely. There were 52 people aboard at the time; all of them remained safe.

2 Killed as Small Plane Crashes Near Idaho-Wyoming Border

A small plane crashed in eastern Idaho near the Wyoming border, on January 4th.

Authorities said the vintage Yak 52 Russian trainer aircraft went down about 2 miles north of the Alpine Airport, Wyoming.

There were two people aboard, including Reade Genzlinger, 61, of Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania, and MacKenzie Ruston, 17, of Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Both of them were killed in the crash.

The FAA is investigating.

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