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French BEA calls for witnesses after parts of SWISS A220 engine fell in Eastern France

Call for witnesses dated Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Serious incident concerning Airbus A220-300 HB-JCM operated by SWISS on 25/07/2019 in cruise During a Geneva-London flight LX348...

Boeing 737 and Airbus A320, loss of separation at Edinburgh Airport

Boeing 737 (EI-FJW) and Airbus A320 (OE-IVC) loss of separation during commercial passenger flights at Edinburgh Airport. A landing Boeing 737-800 (Norwegian EI-FJW, coming from...

Surprise greeting on Saudia Airlines flight turns into soggy mess

An embarrassing and potentially dangerous incident (its official classification) in Dubai is a reminder that aviation safety extends to when the aircraft is on...

Engine failure on cruise ship Viking Sky; passengers evacuated by helicopters amid storm at sea

On 23 March, the Viking Sky, a cruise ship belonging to Viking Ocean Cruises suffered engine failure off the west coast of Norway. The...

Dangerous situation during runway works as suddenly an aircraft approaches …

Aviation24.be discovered a video on social media concerning staff performing some runway works at Silvio Pettirossi (Asuncion) Airport, Paraguay. Moments later the situation almost leads...

TUI fly Belgium passengers spent New Year’s Eve on the plane after being stranded in the Dominican Republic

TUI fly Belgium seems to have many problems with its Dreamliners. Its latest acquisition, the Boeing 787 registered OO-LOE is on the ground, resulting...

No danger for KLM aircraft in incident above India where three planes came close to each other

An accident involving three aeroplanes could be prevented by automatically sent warnings (TCAS) and by the intervention of air traffic control. The Indian Aircraft...

A mid-air collision between two aircraft narrowly avoided near Liège: air traffic controllers furious

On 6 September 2018, two aircraft almost collided above Liege. The monitoring body (AAIU or Air Accident Investigation Unit) considers that the incident is...

Saudi Royal Air Force Hawk plane crashes during training mission

A Saudi Royal Air Force plane crashed on during a training mission in the northwest region, leaving all of its crew dead, an official...

Mid-air collision between Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 and a Neos Boeing 767 narrowly avoided

On 29 August, a mid-air collision above Southern Kenya was narrowly avoided thanks to a TCAS alert (*) and the alertness of the pilots....

Air traffic at Antwerp Airport disrupted after belly landing of small Piper PA-28-161 aircraft

On 28 August around 11:00 (UTC+2), air traffic at Antwerp Airport got disrupted after a belly landing of a small aircraft. The pilot of...

Brussels Airlines A320 “Aerosmurf” heads back to London Heathrow after engine failure

On 26 August, Aerosmurf, the Brussels Airlines Airbus A320 with a Smurfs livery, suffered an engine failure shortly after take-off from London Heathrow runway...

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...