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Lufthansa Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Canada due to Smoke in Cockpit

LufthansaA Lufthansa flight had to divert and make an emergency landing at Gander International Airport, Gander, Newfoundland, Labrador, Canada, on October 18th.

The Boeing 747 en-route from Frankfurt, Germany, to Orlando, Florida, was mid-air when the crew reported smoke in the cockpit.

The plane landed uneventfully. All people onboard remained unharmed.

The passengers were accommodated in a replacement plane.

The incident remains under investigation.

British Airways Plane Declares Emergency over Scotland due to Passenger’s Illness

British airwaysBritish Airways flight BA-274 declared emergency before landing at Heathrow Airport, London, England, UK, on September 12th.

The Boeing 747, en-route from Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, was over Scotland when the pilot requested a priority landing reporting that a passenger had fallen ill.

The plane landed safely.

The passenger was provided medical assistance at the airport.

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