Incidents

Collision between Asiana Airlines Airbus A330 and Korean Air Boeing 777 at Seoul-Gimpo Airport

On Monday 25 June 2018 an Asiana Airlines Airbus A330-300 (HL8286) collided with the tail of a Korean Air B777-200ER (HL7764). The two jets...

Saudi World Cup team plane had an engine fire but landed safely in Rostov

The Rossiya A319 (VP-BNB) carrying the Saudi Arabian football team to Rostov-on-Don for their FIFA World Cup match against Uruguay experienced an engine issue....

Fear of long imprisonment for Belgian man who blinded F-16 pilot with laser pen

An F-16 pilot based at military Kleine Brogel in Belgium was blinded by the rays of a laser pen on Tuesday evening. A man from the...

[Aviation incidents] IndiGo ATR-72 tire burst on landing – Two Aeromar ATR-42 seriously damaged in ground collision – Linea Aerea Amaszonas Metroliner overran runway

Next to the ground collision with Germania and El Al at Tel Aviv airport another series of aviation incidents occurred this week, all reported...

Near miss between Egyptair Cargo A306 and Air France A320 above Ghent: Egyptian pilots misinterpreted TCAS RA instructions

The Aviation Herald reported that on 1st of January 2017 a mid-air collision was narrowly avoided between an Egyptair Cargo A300-600 (reg. SU-GAY) and...

United Airlines Boeing 777 engine cover flies off in-flight #UA1175

Scariest flight of my life #ua1175 pic.twitter.com/hjCvrJ9VwV — Maria Falaschi (@mfalaschi) 13 februari 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js The right-hand engine on a United Airlines Boeing 777 lost its cover...

First footage of Saratov Airlines An-148 crash site near village of Argunovo #6W703

Saratov Airlines flight #6W703 from Moscow to Orsk is missing according to reports in media BREAKING First footage of Saratov Airlines An-148 crash site near...

Azur Air, Russia to Cuba flight diverted to Atlantic City after fuel leak #ZF555

Azur Air has announced that one of its planes a Boeing 767-300ER (reg. VP-BXW) landed in Atlantic City, New Jersey, because the crew noticed...

Nature Air plane crash killed 12 in Costa Rica

Cessna 208B Grand Caravan operated by Costa Rica's Nature Air has crashed in Guanacaste province in northwestern Costa Rica. 10 American passengers and two Costa...

A bmi regional Embraer 145 skidded from the runway at Bristol Airport

A bmi regional Embraer 145 registered G-CKAG operating flight BM1822 from Frankfurt skidded from the runway at Bristol Airport this afternoon. After the plane...

Impressive bird strike in Miami on an American Airlines Airbus A319

At about 11:00 on Tuesday 14th November, an American Airlines Airbus A319 registered N9025B and operating flight AA1498 from Mexico City to Miami was...

MyCargo Airlines Boeing 747-400F overruns runway at Maastricht Airport

A MyCargo Airlines B747-400F registered TC-ACR operating flight #SV916 to Jeddah on behalf of Saudia Cargo overran runway 21 on aborted take-off at Maastricht-Aachen Airport...

Final report of DHL Boeing 757 that lost a part near Liège after take-off from Brussels Airport

On 3 November 2015 a DHL Cargo Boeing 757 registered D-ALEF (now G-BIKR) lost a part of the aircraft just after take-off from Brussels...

In 2013 an AirExplore Boeing 737-300 lined up at Schiphol without setting the flaps

In 2013 a Slovakian AirExplore Boeing 737-300 operating for TUI fly Netherlands was about to take off from runway 36L at Amsterdam Schiphol to...
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Cargo loader bursts into flames as they are loading an American Airlines Boeing 777 at Hong Kong Airport

A near tragedy at Hong Kong Chep Lap Kok airport; a cargo loader bursted into flames while loading cargo pallets into an American Airlines...

A Turkish Airlines flight with destination Brussels makes an emergency landing in Vienna

Turkish Airlines flight TK1945, an Airbus A320 registered TC-JPR, which was on its way from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen (SAW) to Brussels (BRU), had to...

Virgin Atlantic Airbus A330 went off the runway in Vieux Fort (UVF), Saint Lucia #VS90

Virgin Atlantic A333 at Saint Lucia on Oct 2nd 2017, runway excursion on backtrack. A Virgin Atlantic Airbus A330-300, registration G-VLUV performing flight VS-90 from...

KLM Boeing 777-200 dropped a panel after take-off from Osaka, which damaged a car

Statement KL868 Osaka - Amsterdam by KLM Shortly after departing from Osaka on Saturday, flight KL868 (Boeing 777-200) Osaka to Amsterdam lost a piece of...

A Spicejet Boeing 737-800 got stuck in the mud at Mumbai Airport; airport closed

A Spicejet Boeing 737-800 (VT-SGZ) from Varanasi is currently blocking runway 09/27 at Mumbai Airport after it overshot the runway during heavy rain. SG703...

A Royal Wings Boeing 737-300 at Aqaba went off the runway

Incident: Royal Wings B733 at Aqaba on Sep 17th 2017, runway excursion on landing (Photo: Amr T. Smadi): A Royal Wings Boeing 737-300 on behalf of...