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NordStar Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Moscow

NordStarNordStar Airlines flight Y7-7750 made an emergency landing in Domodedovo, Moscow, Russia, on October 9th.

The plane flying from Heraklion, Greece, was on approach to Domodedovo when the crew reported an unsafe gear indication.

The crew went around and managed to lower and lock the gear before safely landing in Domodedovo.

Everyone aboard remained safe.

Pegasus Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Turkey after Tire Burst

Pegasus AirlinesPegasus Airlines flight PC-4162 made a safe landing at Erkilet International Airport, Kayseri, Turkey, on August 11.

The Boeing 737-800 flying from Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen, Turkey, had just landed when its main brakes locked up resulting in tire burst.

The plane was damaged.

No one was injured.

Pilot Gets Locked out of Cockpit; Delta Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Las Vegas

250px-Delta_logo.svgDelta flight 1651 made an emergency landing at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada, on January 29.

The plane was en-route from Minneapolis to Las Vegas when the pilot went out of the cockpit to use bathroom. However on returning, he could not get in because the door got jammed. Fortunately, the first officer was in the cockpit. He promptly took over the controls and made an emergency landing.

The plane landed uneventfully and taxied to the gate. All 168 people aboard remained unharmed.

According to Delta spokesperson Lindsay McDuff, all pilots and first officers are trained to handle such situations.

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