Emergency Landing

  • Bangalore-bound Malaysian jet pilot praised upon safe landing 21-04-2014 07:49 AM

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's Transport Minister has praised the pilot of a Bangalore-bound troubled Malaysia Airlines (MAS) plane that was forced to make an emergency landing early on Monday at an airport for his "skillful" handling of the aircraft. "The passengers, despite being tired, expressed their admiration for the pilot's skillful...
  • Bangalore-bound Malaysian Airlines lands safely at Kuala Lumpur after turning back mid-air 20-04-2014 11:54 PM

    New Delhi: Malaysian Airlines reported that its Kuala Lumpur-Bangalore flight MH192 has landed safely at Kuala Lumpur International Airport at 1.56 am after making an air turnback. In a media statement issued, the Airlines said that the aircraft's right-hand landing gear malfunctioned upon takeoff and is expected to make an...
  • SP leader escapes unhurt after his helicopter makes an emergency landing 08-04-2014 07:39 PM

    A Samajwadi Party minister on Tuesday escaped unhurt when a helicopter in which he was travelling made an emergency landing after its engine failed in Saharanpur. Malik was going to address a political rally at Mankamau when his helicopter's engine failed but not before the pilots brought it down to...
  • Brazilian plane makes emergency landing with no front wheels 29-03-2014 04:32 PM

    An Avianca Airlines passenger jet safely made an emergency landing in Brasilia on Friday after its front landing gear failed to deploy, authorities said. None of the 49 passengers and crew of five on the Fokker 100 jet were injured when the plane landed on its rear wheels before lowering...
  • With 189 passengers onboard, Dubai-bound Air India flight makes emergency landing 08-03-2014 11:29 PM

    A Dubai-bound Air India Express flight with 189 passengers onboard on Saturday made an emergency landing at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport after it was diverted here due to technical issue. A spokesperson of the airline said all the passengers were safe and another aircraft was arranged to fly them...
  • OMG: Woman on board a Delta flight was so horny that the pilot had to make an emergency landing 11-02-2014 12:49 PM

    Being aroused is one thing - it can happen to anyone, anytime. But, how many of us have had planes make emergency landings because of our horniness? Well, this case sure is a first in that category. A woman who was on board a Delta flight from Baltimore-Washington to Salt...
  • Plane makes emergency landing on New York highway 05-01-2014 09:34 AM

    New York: A small plane made an emergency landing on a New York City expressway on Saturday, resulting in minor injuries to the three members onboard and backing up a traffic on the major thoroughfare, emergency officials said. The single-engine plane landed on the Major Deegan Expressway in the borough...
  • IAF aircraft makes emergency landing in North East Delhi 06-10-2013 12:01 PM

    New Delhi: A two seater Indian Air force plane made an emergency landing in the Shastri park area of North East Delhi on Sunday. No one has been injured in the incident. The pilots landed the plane at a ground near the new Usmanpur police station. The aircraft flown by...
  • Bhopal-bound JetLite flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai due to engine failure 30-07-2013 11:35 AM

    A Bhopal-bound JetLite flight from Mumbai with 114 passengers on board made an emergency landing on Tuesday morning due to engine failure, airport officials said. The flight returned to the city airport after being airborne for over half-an-hour, they said. The flight landed safely and it later departed for its...
  • Hyderabad: Passenger suffers cardiac arrest mid air, dies 20-07-2013 07:49 PM

    Hyderabad: An air passenger suffered cardiac arrest mid-air and later died even as the Bangalore-bound aircraft made an emergency landing at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport on Saturday, an official said. Passenger Uttam Singh of New Delhi-Bangalore Jet Airways flight complained of chest pain. The pilot of the alerted the...
  • Helicopter makes emergency landing in New York river 30-06-2013 10:34 PM

    New York: A helicopter made an emergency landing in the Hudson River in New York City on Sunday and all aboard were safe, a police spokeswoman said. The chopper landed in the river near West 79th Street about noon, and no one was injured, the spokeswoman said. "It landed in...
  • Mumbai: Muscat-bound flight makes emergency landing after bomb scare 22-06-2013 01:49 PM

    Mumbai: A Muscat-bound flight made an emergency landing in Mumbai on Saturday after a bomb scare. Passengers have disembarked and are safe. The aircraft has been taken to the isolation bay. More details are awaited. ...
  • Saudi Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai 16-06-2013 10:36 PM

    Mumbai: A Saudi Airlines flight with 321 passengers on board, made an emergency landing at the Mumbai international airport after the pilot noticed a fire alarm in rear cargo hold of the aircraft, authorities said. The aircraft was taken to primary isolation bay, Mumbai airport authorities said, adding that it...
  • Kolkata: Emirates flight makes emergency landing 09-06-2013 11:23 PM

    Kolkata: A Kuala Lumpur-bound Emirates aircraft with 144 passengers on board on Sunday landed in emergency conditions in Kolkata after it was forced to return about an hour after take off due to suspected engine problem. The aircraft landed safely at NSC Bose International Airport, airport sources said. The flight...
  • Delhi-bound Air India flight makes emergency landing in Nagpur 27-05-2013 06:13 PM

    Nagpur: A Delhi-bound Air India flight from Visakhapatnam, with 177 passengers onboard made an unscheduled landing on Monday at Nagpur airport due to a technical snag, an airport official said. The incident took place around 10:40 AM and Air India is dispatching an aircraft from New Delhi to ferry stranded...
  • London: BA flight makes emergency landing 24-05-2013 02:27 PM

    London: Reports of smoke coming out the rear of a plane caused chaos at London's Heathrow Airport and forced the authorities to shut down two runways on Friday. A British Airways flight, on way to Oslo, was forced to make an emergency landing and all passengers were safely evacuated. One...
  • Bhubaneswar: 3 flights make emergency landings due to rough weather 13-05-2013 08:41 AM

    Bhubaneswar: Chaos broke out at Bhubaneswar's Biju Patnaik airport on Sunday night after three flights had to make emergency landings following inclement weather. Heavy showers and rough skies led to the flights landing at Bhubaneswar. The aircraft that made emergency landings due to gutsy winds included two Indigo flights from...
  • J&K: Omar safe after helicopter makes emergency landing 18-04-2013 04:36 PM

    Srinagar: A helicopter carrying Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah made an emergency landing in Kishtwar district of the state on Thursday afternoon. The helicopter made the landing shortly after take off due to a technical problem, but no one was injured. "The chopper carrying Omar Abdullah landed shortly...
  • Jet carrying Rajnath, Sushma makes emergency landing 08-04-2013 11:25 AM

    New Delhi: A private jet to Karnataka carrying Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley made an emergency landing at New Delhi airport nine minutes after taking off on Monday morning. The leaders were on their way to campaign for the May 5 Assembly elections...
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