Alaska Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Seattle

Alaska Airlines flight AS-1506 had to return and make an emergency landing in Seattle, Washington, on February 26th.

The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Santa Ana, California, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an unusual odor on board.

The plane landed safely. The cabin crew were taken to a hospital for evaluation.

SkyWest Airlines Plane Diverts to Las Vegas due to Medical Emergency

SkyWest Airlines flight OO-3565 made an emergency landing at McCarran International Airport, Nevada, on February 22nd.

The plane heading from Palm Springs, California, to Salt Lake City, Utah, was diverted after a passenger suffered a medical emergency.

The plane landed safely. The patient was taken to a hospital.

Small Plane Crashes in Tehachapi Mountains; 1 Dead, 2 Missing

A small plane crashed in the Tehachapi Mountains, California, on February 21st.

The incident happened when the plane was transporting at least three people from San Luis Obispo to Whiteman Airport in Pacoima.

Rescue teams found one dead body near the wreckage while other two occupants of the plane remain missing.

Compass Airlines Flight Diverts to PDX due to Disruptive Passenger

Compass Airlines flight CP-6054 made an emergency landing at Portland International Airport, Oregon, on February 13th.

The plane heading from Seattle, Washington, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted due to a disruptive passenger. It is believed that the passenger, identified as 21-year-old Douglas B. Smyser, kept walking toward the cockpit and had to be restrained.

The plane landed safely.

 

Delta Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence on the way to Seattle

Delta Airlines flight DL-5763 suffered severe turbulence on the way to Seattle, Washington, on February 13th.

The plane was flying from Santa Ana, California, when it hit turbulence which injured several people.

The crew subsequently decided to divert to Reno, Nevada, where the plane landed safely.

Eight people were injured, including seven passengers and a crew member.

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

JetBlue flight B6-324 had to return and make an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on January 31st.

The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, but had to turn back due to a lightning strike.

The plane landed back safely. All one hundred and fifty-three passengers and six crew members remained unharmed.

Hawaiian Airlines Flight Diverts to San Francisco After Flight Attendant Dies

Hawaiian Airlines Flight HA-50 made an emergency landing at San Francisco International Airport, California, on January 24th.

The plane heading from Hawaii to New York was diverted after a flight attendant suffered a medical emergency.

The plane landed safely. The flight attendant was pronounced dead upon arrival.

JetBlue Flight Rejects Takeoff From Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue flight B6-2801 had to reject takeoff from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on January 20th.

The Airbus A321-200 plane was accelerating to takeoff for Los Angeles, California, when the crew received a gear indication and rejected takeoff.

The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard remained safe.

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Phoenix

American Airlines flight AA-10 made an emergency landing in Phoenix, Arizona, on January 2nd.

The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from Los Angeles, California, to John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, was diverted due to smoke in the cabin.

The plane landed safely. All ninety-seven people aboard remained unharmed.

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Chicago

United Airlines flight UA-698 made an emergency landing at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on January 1st.

The Boeing 757-300 plane flying from San Francisco, California, was on approach to Chicago when the crew reported a hydraulic issue and requested a low approach for gear inspection.

The crew performed a low approach and subsequently landed safely.

The plane stopped on the runway. No injuries were reported.

Swift Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tulsa

Swift Air flight WQ-2228 made an emergency landing in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on December 8th.

The Boeing 737-400 plane heading from Long Beach, California, to Raleigh–Durham International Airport, North Carolina, was diverted due to a cargo smoke indication.

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

Southwest Airlines Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Sacramento Airport

Southwest Airlines flight WN-1940 suffered a bird strike near Sacramento International Airport, California, on December 6th.

The incident happened when the Boeing 737-700 plane coming from Santa Ana, California, was on approach to Sacramento Airport.

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

Norwegian Air Flight Diverts to Minnesota due to Unruly Passenger

Norwegian Air flight DY-7080 made an emergency landing at Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport, Minnesota, on December 5th.

The plane heading from Oakland, California, to Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, was diverted due to an unruly passenger.

The plane landed safely.

The flight continued after the police escorted the disruptive passenger off the plane. He was taken to a local hospital.

American Airlines Flight Suffers Bird Strike Near Sacramento International Airport

American Airlines flight AA-6005 suffered a bird strike near Sacramento International Airport, California, on November 27th.

The incident happened when the plane flying from Los Angeles, California, was on final approach to Sacramento Airport.

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

Eva Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco

Eva Air flight BR-27 made an emergency landing in San Francisco, California, on November 25th.

The Boeing 777-300 plane took off for Taipei, Taiwan, but had to turn back after a bird strike caused engine issues.

The plane landed back safely. All one hundred and eighty-seven people aboard remained unharmed.

Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport After Medical Emergency

Norwegian Air Shuttle flight NAX7109 made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on November 4th.

The plane heading from Barcelona, Spain, to Los Angeles, California, was diverted after a passenger suffered a medical emergency.

The plane landed safely. The patient was transported to University Hospital Limerick.

Singapore Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

Singapore Airlines flight SQ-37 had to return and make an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on November 3rd.

The Airbus A350-900 plane took off for Singapore but had to turn back due to an issue with engine oil indications.

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

JetBlue Flight Diverts to LAX due to Flaps Problem

JetBlue flight 213 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport, California, on November 1st.

The plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Long Beach Airport, California, was diverted due to an issue with the flaps.

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

American Airlines Flight Returns to Las Vegas After Bird Strike

American Airlines flight 1555 made an emergency landing in Las Vegas, Nevada, on October 26th.

The plane took off for Los Angeles, California, but had to turn back due to a bird strike.

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

Hawaiian Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Oakland

Hawaiian Airlines flight HA-37 made an emergency landing in Oakland, California, on October 22nd.

The Airbus A321-200N plane heading from San Diego, California, to Kahului, Hawaii, was diverted after the crew received indication of an engine issue.

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

Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Los Angeles

Southwest Airlines flight WN-4921 made an emergency landing in Los Angeles, California, on October 21st.

The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Tampa, Florida, was on final approach to Los Angeles when the crew went around reporting a possible hydraulic issue or flaps problem.

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