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China Eastern Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Nanchang

China Eastern Airlines flight MU-5257 made an emergency landing in Nanchang, China, on December 4th.

The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from Qingdao to Guangzhou, China, was diverted after the passenger oxygen masks were automatically deployed, without any indication of a cabin pressure problem.

The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

China Eastern Airlines Flight Diverts to Alaska due to Medical Emergency

China Eastern Airlines flight MU587 made an emergency landing at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, on March 23rd.

The plane heading from Shanghai, China, to New York, was diverted after an elderly passenger suffered a medical emergency.

The plane dumped 30 tons of fuel before landing safely in Anchorage.

The patient was taken to a hospital.

Flight Attendant Falls Out of China Eastern Airlines Plane

A flight attendant fell out of a China Eastern Airlines plane at Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport, China, on October 23rd.

The Kunming-bound Boeing 737-800 plane was preparing for departure when the flight attendant attempted to close a door alone and fell out of the plane.

The flight attendant was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.

China Eastern Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway at Hong Kong

China Eastern Airlines flight MU-765 veered off runway in Hong Kong, China, on May 24th.

The incident happened when the Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Nanjing, China, was attempting to land during heavy rain.

There were 141 people aboard at the time; 2 of them were taken to hospital.

Bird-Hit China Eastern Airlines Flight Makes Safe Landing in Xiamen

China Eastern Airlines flight MU-5665 made a safe landing after a bird strike near Xiamen, China, on April 1st.

The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Shanghai, China, was on approach to Xiamen when a bird hit it.

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

Bird-Struck China Eastern Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Xiamen

China Eastern AirlineA Shanghai-bound China Eastern Airlines flight made an uneventful emergency landing at Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport, after a bird collided with the pilot-side window.

Flight MU5666 took off from Xiamen at about 1:29pm on April 16. Shortly after the take off, the captain requested emergency landing due to a bird strike. The plane then returned and landed safely. None of the passengers or crew members were injured.

The ground attendants found the windshield to be severely damaged and splattered with blood and feathers. China Eastern Airlines has confirmed the incident, and commended their crew for calmly handling the situation.

According to airport authorities, passengers were taken to their destination on another plane.

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