BREAKING FAA is investigating a new incident after Air Canada #AC781 was asked 6 times to go-around but still landed at SFO

According to The Mercury News Air Canada Flight #AC781, an Airbus A320 (reg. C-GPWG) from Montreal, was preparing to land at SFO on Runway 28-Right on Sunday Oct. 22 after a six-hour flight when the crew acknowledged the tower’s clearance to land. But an air traffic controller repeated six straight times for the Air Canada…

JetBlue flight #B6877 was hit by a flock of Seagulls on departure from Boston

A JetBlue flight from Boston to Las Vegas landed at John F. Kennedy International Airport Monday evening after it struck birds. JetBlue Airways Flight 877, an Airbus 320 aircraft, struck the birds after departing Boston Logan International Airport around 4:45 p.m., according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The crew declared an emergency and initially planned…

Virgin Australia flight declares emergency shortly after take-off from Melbourne

A Virgin Australia flight from Melbourne to Brisbane has declared an emergency and returned to Melbourne shortly after departure on Friday Morning. Flight VA-319 departed off Runway 27 (RWY27) at 9:26am, climbed to only 4,600ft when the pilots noticed abnormal engine vibrations. The engine vibrations are believed to have come from engine #1 and the crew…

Virgin Atlantic #VS15 to Orlando diverted to Bermuda after a 18-month-old baby needed immediate medical assistance

A Virgin Atlantic flight from London diverted to Bermuda Monday night with an ill little passenger on board. The Boeing 747-400 (reg. G-VROM) made an unscheduled emergency landing at the LF Wade International Airport on Monday night with 429 passengers and 14 crew members on board, including an 18-month child who needed immediate medical assistance.…