Category: Accidents & Incidents

JetBlue Airbus A320 Engine Shuts Down in Flight

A jetBlue Airbus A320-200, performing a flight from Boston to Minneapolis (USA) with 61 people on board, engine shut down in flight. Aircraft was enroute at FL340 about 160nm east of Buffalo (USA) when the crew descended the aircraft to FL240 after shutting an engine (V2527) down. The aircraft diverted to Buffalo, advised tower they were […]

PAL Airlines DHC-8 Performs a Nose Gear up Landing

A PAL Airlines de Havilland Dash 8-300, performing flight from Churchill Falls to Deer Lake (Canada) with 47 passengers and 4 crew, performed a nose gear up landing. Aircraft was on approach to Deer Lake when the crew received an unsafe nose gear indication and went around. The crew performed a low approach to Deer […]

Boeing 787 Runway Incursion Forces Airbus A350 to Reject Take-off

A JAL Japan Airlines Boeing 787-900, performing flight from Tokyo Narita (Japan) to Shanghai Pudong (China), runway incursion forced rejected take-off for Airbus A350. Aircraft had landed on Shanghai’s runway 34R, vacated the runway to the left at the last turn off and crossed runway 34L just before the runway end. A Delta Airlines Airbus A350-900, […]

Air France Boeing 777 Reports Smoke in Crew Rest Area

An Air France Boeing 777-300, performing flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle (France) to Shanghai Pudong (China) with 282 passengers and 16 crew, reported smoke in crew rest area. Aircraft was enroute when the crew decided to divert to Irkutsk reporting flight attendants had reported the smell of smoke in the crew rest area. Later the […]

PIA ATR-72 Experiences Runway Excursion on Landing

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) ATR-72-212A, performing flight from Karachi to Panjgur (Pakistan) with 54 people on board, experienced runway excursion on landing. Aircraft landed on Panjgur’s runway 31 but overran the end of the runway, burst both left hand tyres on soft ground and came to a stop with all gear on soft ground. There […]

Fly Jamaica Boeing 757 Crash-Lands at Cheddi Jagan Airport

Fly Jamaica Boeing 757, performing a flight from Georgetown to Toronto with 120 passengers and 8 crew on board, has crash-landed at Cheddi Jagan Airport, officials said. According to the reports, all passengers are safe. 6 out of 128 people on board received minor injuries and were sent to hospital. According to reports, some time after taking […]

Envoy E135 Rejects Take-off Due to Hitting Something on the Runway

An Envoy Embraer ERJ-135, registration N836AE performing flight from Dallas Ft. Worth,TX to Lake Charles,LA (USA), was accelerating for take-off when the crew rejected take-off. The crew advised no assistance was needed, vacated the runway and told tower they had hit something on the runway. The aircraft departed about 90 minutes later and landed in […]

Deadly Lion Air Crash. Problem in Boeing 737 MAX 8?

With ongoing search works and investigation of the fatal crash of the Lion Air 737 MAX 8 which carried 189 people on board on 29th October, 2018, more and more questions regarding the reasons of the accident are appearing. What do we know at this point? Reason in Boeing 737 MAX 8 Systems? On 7th November […]

Royal Brunei Airlines Boeing 787 Engine Shuts Down in Flight

A Royal Brunei Airlines Boeing 787-800, performing flight from Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei) to London Heathrow (UK), engine shut down in flight. Aircraft was enroute to London when the crew decided to shut the left hand engine (Trent 1000) down due to an oil leak and to divert to Vienna. The aircraft landed safely on […]

Skylease Cargo Boeing 747 Overruns Runway on Landing

A Skylease Cargo Boeing 747-400, registration N908AR performing flight GG-4854 from Chicago O’Hare,IL (USA) to Halifax, NS (Canada) with 4 crew, went off the runway at the Halifax airport in eastern Canada. The aircraft was unable to stop before the end of the runway, overran the end of the runway, went down a slope and through […]