Aviation News, Headlines & Alerts
 
Thomas Cook Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Computer Issues

Thomas Cook Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Computer Issues

Thomas Cook Airlines flight MT1054 had to return and make an emergency landing in East Midlands, England, on July 9th.

The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for Larnaca, Cyprus, but had to return shortly afterwards due to issues with the onboard computers.

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

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Helicopter crashes in ‘landing incident’ at Goodwood Aerodrome

Helicopter crashes in ‘landing incident’ at Goodwood Aerodrome
A HELICOPTER crashed at Goodwood Aerodrome while attempting to land.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Photo of The Week: Air Cam Low and Slow at Sunrise

Photo of The Week: Air Cam Low and Slow at Sunrise
A Lockwood Air Cam flying low by the beach near Jekyll Island Airport, Georgia, grabbed during a morning walk.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Rangers rescue three people in less than 24 hours in Grand Teton National Park

Rangers rescue three people in less than 24 hours in Grand Teton National Park
CASPER, Wyo. — Rangers in conducted three major search and rescue operations in less than 24 hours this week, helping one person who became disoriented

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Video shows plane buzz right over onlookers before ‘insane’ close-call landing

Video shows plane buzz right over onlookers before ‘insane’ close-call landing
Footage of a plane descending toward the airport at the Greek island of Skiathos shows a Wizzair Airbus narrowly missing people gathered on the shore near the runway.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Idiot smokes cigarette on plane, received 15-day ban from airline | Boing Boing

Idiot smokes cigarette on plane, received 15-day ban from airline | Boing Boing
In an obvious publicity stunt, a man was recorded smoking a cigarette as he lay sprawled across a row of seats on a passenger jet in India. I think the guy who recorded the video was in on the stun…

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Cary police release 911 calls describing pilot that exited mid-flight in late July

Cary police release 911 calls describing pilot that exited mid-flight in late July
Cary police have released new 911 calls describing details of the pilot who exited an aircraft mid-flight in the Triangle on July 29.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Newly-released phone calls shed light on law enforcement response to pilot who jumped out of plane

Newly-released phone calls shed light on law enforcement response to pilot who jumped out of plane
New calls released from Cary Police Department show how first responders coordinated the search for a man who jumped out of a plane prior to an emergency landing at Raleigh-Durham International Airport last month.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



‘I Just Headed for the Gap’: Pilot Describes Dramatic Crash Landing on Freeway

‘I Just Headed for the Gap’: Pilot Describes Dramatic Crash Landing on Freeway
The pilot of a single-engine plane with an engine problem had just seconds to make a mid-air, now-or-never decision that ultimately may have prevented a tragedy. After reporting engine issues at about midday Tuesday on approach to Corona Municipal Airport in Riverside County, pilot Andrew Cho quickly surveyed his options. Landing at the airport, which he could see from one…

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Travellers say Air Canada misled passengers whose Vancouver plane was rerouted to Winnipeg | CBC News

The airline was found to have cancelled a Vancouver-bound flight to immediately fly delayed passengers to Winnipeg instead.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



The night a police helicopter fell from the sky onto a Cardiff home

The night a police helicopter fell from the sky onto a Cardiff home
The family and helicopter crew had a very lucky escape after a helicopter smashed into the Whitchurch home.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



NTSB reports on plane crash that killed attorney Steve Barnes, niece

NTSB reports on plane crash that killed attorney Steve Barnes, niece
The NTSB says weather was not a factor.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Airline restarts flights to Russia from Abu Dhabi in ‘risky move’ – ‘Could be a disaster!’

Airline restarts flights to Russia from Abu Dhabi in ‘risky move’ – ‘Could be a disaster!’

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Wizz Air plane badly damaged by the weather — PHOTOS

Wizz Air plane badly damaged by the weather — PHOTOS
The extreme stormy weather was accompanied by torrential rain, flash floods and hail.

#DailyNewsHungary #Hungary #WizzAir

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Family remembers Hardin Co. woman killed in tragic accident with plane propeller

Family remembers Hardin Co. woman killed in tragic accident with plane propeller
On Sunday afternoon, 37-year-old Feleshia Denham was tragically killed when she accidentally walked into the propeller of a plane.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Plane goes off runway in Sparta, hits fence

Plane goes off runway in Sparta, hits fence
A plane went off the runway at an airport near Sparta on Wednesday

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Watch a single-engine plane crash-land on 91 Freeway in California | Autoblog

Watch a single-engine plane crash-land on 91 Freeway in California | Autoblog
The small plane clipped a Toyota pickup truck before spinning out of control, breaking apart and erupting in flames. Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire and remove the wreckage.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Kent man sentenced for flying cracked, duct-taped plane without a license

Kent man sentenced for flying cracked, duct-taped plane without a license
A Kent man has been sentenced in federal court to probation for flying a plane without a license. The plane had a cracked wing and duct tape, according to court records.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



A Plane Made A Fiery Crash Landing On A California Highway

A Plane Made A Fiery Crash Landing On A California Highway
Remarkably and despite a fiery crash into the back of a pickup truck, no one was hurt.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



NTSB report on Barnes plane crash inconclusive about cause

NTSB report on Barnes plane crash inconclusive about cause
Nearly two years after Stephen Barnes’ airplane crashed in a field, it’s still unknown whether it was due to pilot error, a mechanical problem or a combination of the two.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



911 calls released in incident where co-pilot exited plane

911 calls released in incident where co-pilot exited plane
Cary Police released 911 calls on Wednesday detailing the moments a co-pilot exited a small cargo plane shortly before it made an emergency landing at Raleigh-Durham International Airport.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Plane lands near school with engine trouble | Madison County Journal

Plane lands near school with engine trouble | Madison County Journal
MADISON — The pilot of a small plane that made an emergency landing on Madison Avenue last Thursday evening cited engine trouble as the reason.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



New footage reveals tense moments when plane crashed on California highway

New footage reveals tense moments when plane crashed on California highway
New video shows the moments a single-engine Pipe PA-32 attempted an emergency landing on a California freeway, striking a barrier and bursting into flames upon impact.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Former Flight Attendant Reveals the Real Reason Why Flight Attendants Greet You on the Plane

Former Flight Attendant Reveals the Real Reason Why Flight Attendants Greet You on the Plane
It’s more than a friendly hello.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Seaplane crashes in Lake Coila on South Coast | About Regional

Seaplane crashes in Lake Coila on South Coast | About Regional
Two men have been taken to hospital after their seaplane crashed in Coila Lake at Tuross Head. Emergency services were…

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Plane makes terrifying ‘lowest ever landing’ at island airport

Plane makes terrifying ‘lowest ever landing’ at island airport
In footage shared online, a WizzAir plane is seen flying over the isle’s crystal blue waters as it approaches Skiathos airport.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Content not attributed to or linked to original, is the property of AirFlightDisaster.com; all rights reserved.

Site Credits