Air New Zealand Plane makes Emergency Landing due to Flaps Problem

ANZ Air New Zealand flight NZ-891 made a safe emergency landing at Melbourne Airport, Australia, on December 28th.

The Airbus A320-200 flying from Christchurch, New Zealand, was about to land when the crew reported a problem with its flaps.

The plane landed safely.

No one was injured.

Qatar Airways Plane Returns to Pakistan due to Smoke in Cabin

Qatar Airways flight QR-601 had to return and make an emergency landing at Bacha Khan International Airport, Peshawar, Pakistan, on September 20.

The Airbus A320-200 flying to Doha, Qatar, had to return due to smoke developing in its cabin.

The plane landed safely.

No one was injured.

Jetstar Plane Returns to Australia after Problem with landing Gear

Jetstar flight JQ-506 had to return and make an emergency landing at Melbourne Airport, Australia, on May 5th.

The Airbus A320-200 flying to Sydney, Australia, had to return due to a problem with one of its landing gear.

The plane landed safely.

No injuries were reported.

Indigo Plane Returns to Mumbai due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Indigo flight 6E-61 had to return and make an emergency landing at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India, on May 2nd.

The Airbus A320-200 flying to Dubai, UAE, had to return due to cargo smoke indication.

The plane landed safely.

All 178 passengers and 6 crew members aboard remained safe.

VivaAerobus Plane Returns to Mexico due to Problem with Landing Gear

VivaAerobus flight VB-2307 had to return and make an emergency landing at Mérida International Airport, Mérida, Mexico, on May 2nd.

The Airbus A320-200 flying to Guadalajara, Mexico, had to return due to a problem with its landing gear.

The plane landed safely.

All 166 people aboard remained safe.

Indigo Plane Returns to Ahmedabad after Engine Shut Down

Indigo flight 6E-244 had to return and make an emergency landing at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad, India, on March 12th.

The Airbus A320-200 en-route to Lucknow, India, had to return after the crew had to shut down one of its engines.

The plane landed safely.

All 186 people aboard remained safe.

PIA Flight Diverts to Lahore due to Cargo Smoke Indication

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-755 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Lahore, Pakistan, on October 11th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Sialkot, Pakistan, to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, was diverted after the crew received a cargo smoke indication.

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

Air France Plane Over-runs Runway in France

Air France flight AF-7498 over-ran the runway at Biarritz Pays Basque Airport, Biarritz, France, on September 23rd.

The Airbus A320-200 flying from Paris Orly, France, went off the runway and had to be disabled.

The plane sustained minor damage.

No one was injured, however, the passengers had to remain inside the plane for at least an hour.

JetBlue Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

JetBlue Airways flight B6-1038 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Boston, Massachusetts, on August 31st.

The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Austin, Texas, was on approach to Boston when a bird impacted it.

The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

VietJet Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Hong Kong

VietJet Air flight VJ-885 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Hong Kong, China, on August 30th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Kaohsiung, Taiwan, to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication.

The plane landed safely. All one hundred and three passengers and seven crew members remained unharmed.

JetBlue Flight Diverts to Philadelphia due to Smoke in Cockpit

JetBlue flight B6-1097 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on August 29th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Boston, Massachusetts, to Atlanta, Georgia, was diverted after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit.

The plane landed safely. All one hundred and three people aboard remained unharmed.

LATAM Argentina Flight Makes Safe Landing After Hail Strike

LATAM Airlines Argentina flight 4M-7570 made a safe landing after encountering hail near Las Termas Airport, Argentina, on August 29th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Buenos Aires, Argentina, was descending toward Las Termas Airport when it encountered a hail storm.

The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained safe.

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Srinagar

Air India flight AI-822 had to return and make an emergency landing in Srinagar, India, on August 26th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Jammu, India, but had to turn back after the crew reported that they had not received a locked indication for the gear.

The plane landed back safely. All one hundred and forty-five people aboard remained unharmed.

PIA Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Nose Gear Problem

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-212 made an emergency landing in Islamabad, Pakistan, on August 25th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was on approach to Islamabad when the crew reported a nose gear problem and went around.

The crew worked the related checklists and subsequently landed safely on second approach.

Everyone aboard remained safe.

Alitalia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Italy

Alitalia flight AZ-1531 had to return and make an emergency landing in Cagliari, Italy, on August 22nd.

The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Linate Airport, Italy, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an issue with one of the engines and decided to shut it down.

The plane landed uneventfully. All one hundred and sixty-seven passengers and six crew members remained safe.

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport

JetBlue Airways flight B6-461 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport, North Carolina, on August 21st.

The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from LaGuardia Airport, New York, to West Palm Beach, Florida, was diverted after smoke was noticed on board.

The plane landed safely.

Six passengers were given medical assistance at the airport, while two others were taken to a hospital.

Spirit Airlines Flight Returns to Orlando After Bird Strike

Spirit Airlines flight NK-713 had to return and make an emergency landing in Orlando, Florida, on August 19th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Houston, Texas, but had to turn back due to a bird strike.

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

Cham Wings Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway in Khartoum

Cham Wings Airlines flight 6Q-651 veered off runway after landing at Khartoum International Airport, Sudan, on August 19th.

The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane was coming from Damascus, Syria.

No injuries were reported.

Tunisair Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Loss of Cabin Pressure

Tunisair flight TU-725 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Nice, France, on August 17th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Paris Orly Airport, France, to Tunis, Tunisia, was diverted after it lost cabin pressure.

The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

Pegasus Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing After Bird Strike

Pegasus Airlines flight PC-2862 made a safe landing following a bird strike near Gulyali, Turkey, on August 16th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Sabiha Gokçen International Airport, Turkey, was on final approach to Gulyali when a bird hit it.

The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Odor

JetBlue Airways flight B6-369 made an emergency landing in Bermuda on August 14th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, was diverted after an electrical odor was noticed in the cockpit.

The plane landed safely. All one hundred and fifty-four people aboard remained unharmed.

Bird-Hit JetBlue Plane Makes Safe Landing at JFK Airport

JetBlue flight B6-838 made a safe landing following a bird strike near John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on August 13th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane was flying from Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, when a bird hit it.

The plane continued for a safe landing. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

JetBlue Flight Diverts to Buffalo After Crew Members Fall Ill

JetBlue flight B6-19 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York, on August 10th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane heading from Boston, Massachusetts, to San Diego, California, was diverted after several crew members reported feeling ill.

The plane landed safely.

A pilot and two crew members were taken to Erie County Medical Center. Several other people were examined by medical teams at the airport.

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue flight B6-385 had to return and make an emergency landing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on August 10th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Bridgetown, Barbados, but had to turn back after at least three crew members fell ill mid-air.

The plane landed back safely. All one hundred and one passengers aboard remained unharmed.

Air Arabia Flight Makes Emergency Landing in India

Air Arabia flight G9-445 had to return and make an emergency landing in Thiruvananthapuram, India, on August 9th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, but had to return shortly afterwards due to technical issues.

The plane landed safely. All one hundred and sixty-two passengers and seven crew members remained unharmed.