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Small Plane Crashed in Orleans County, New York

A small plane crashed in a wooded area in Gaines, Orleans County, New York, on August 23rd.

The plane had just taken off from Gaines Valley Aviation Airport when it experienced a mechanical problem and went down.

The pilot, Earl Luce Jr., 64, of Brockport, was the only one aboard. He remained uninjured.

Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Birmingham, England

Flybe flight BE-4447 made an emergency landing in Birmingham, England, on May 30th.

The plane heading from Doncaster, England, to Faro, Portugal, was diverted after the crew reported that the captain was feeling unwell and that they were also experiencing technical issues.

The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe.

Delta Airlines Plane Makes Safe Landing After Lightning Strike

Delta Airlines flight DL-1201 made a safe landing following a lightning strike in Atlanta, Georgia, on January 21st.

The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Boston, Massachusetts, was descending toward Atlanta when it experienced a lightning strike on the nose.

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

Germania Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Turkey

Germania Airlines flight ST-6334 had to divert for an emergency landing in Dalaman, Turkey, on January 10th.

The plane flying from Erfurt, Germany, was on approach to Antalya, Turkey, it was struck by lightning and began experiencing turbulence.

The crew aborted approach and diverted to Dalaman where the plane landed safely.

All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Hop Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Brussels

hopHop Airlines flight A5-4318 had to make an emergency landing in Brussels, Belgium, on November 28th.

The plane was flying from Lyon, France, when it experienced issues with the flaps.

The plane landed uneventfully at a higher than normal speed. Everyone aboard remained unharmed.

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Fresno

A small plane made an emergency landing in a field in Fresno, California, on November 18th.

Authorities said the pilot decided to land near Highway 180 and Marks Avenue after the plane experienced an issue with the power.

There were 2 people aboard at the time; both of them remained unharmed.

The plane was damaged in the incident.

Southwest Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Issues

southwest_airlines_logoSouthwest Airlines flight WN-2071 made an emergency landing in San Diego, California, on November 15th.

The plane flying from Las Vegas, Nevada, was on final approach when it experienced hydraulic issues.

The crew went around to work the checklists and landed safely on second approach.

There were 127 people aboard at the time; all of them remained safe.

Two F15 Jets Make Emergency Landing at Huntsville International Airport

Two F15 jets made an emergency landing at Huntsville International Airport, Alabama, on October 28th.

The planes were flying from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, to Nellis Air Force Base, Las Vegas, when one of them experienced mechanical issues.

The planes were diverted to Huntsville where they landed safely.

All crew members aboard remained unharmed.

7 Injured after KLM Flight Runs into Severe Turbulence Over Mediterranean Sea

KLMKLM flight KL-588 experienced severe turbulence above the Mediterranean Sea, on October 14th.

The Airbus A330-200 plane was heading from Lagos, Nigeria, to Amsterdam, Netherlands, when it ran into severe turbulence over the Mediterranean Sea.

The plane continued for a safe landing in Amsterdam.

The airline said 7 people, including 5 passengers and 2 crew members, sustained minor injuries due to turbulence.

IndiGo Airlines Flight Diverts to Hyderabad due to Medical Emergency

IndiGo AirlinesIndiGo Airlines flight 6E-716 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, in Hyderabad, India, on October 6th.

The plane heading from Kolkata, West Bengal, to Bengaluru, Karnataka, was diverted after a passenger started experiencing chest pain and breathlessness.

The plane landed uneventfully. The patient was rushed to hospital.

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