ALERT NTSB investigating a MD-83 that experienced a right main landing gear collapse in Alexandria, LA

A U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement jet carrying 101 people was forced to make an emergency landing at Alexandria International Airport Friday afternoon. According to England Airpark Executive Director Jon Grafton, the crew of the McDonnell Douglas MD-83 operated by World Atlantic in support of ICE called in an emergency approach around 2:45 p.m. Grafton…

ALERT Delta #DL30 declared an emergency right after takeoff and returned to Atlanta due to smoke from engine

Delta Air Lines flight returned to land at Atlanta-Hartsfield following a problem on right engine right after departure. After landing on runway 27R fire service foamed the smoking engine. All 288 on flight #DL30 to London unhurt. Delta flight 30 from Atlanta to London declared an emergency shortly after takeoff. The AirbusA330-300 (reg. N822NW) took…

BREAKING One fatality after Southwest #WN1380 suffered serious uncontained engine failure mid-air (video)

A Southwest  Boeing 737-700 operating a flight from LaGuardia to Dallas has suffered an uncontained engine failure while climbing out of New York. The plane diverted to Philadelphia with serious damage to the left engine. Passengers reported that they heard a loud bang on the left side of the aircraft, while climbing out of LGA…

BREAKING Delta flight #DL5507 made an emergency landing at Dulles Airport after landing gear issue

A Delta connection plane made an emergency landing at Dulles Airport located near Washington, D.C. after experiencing a landing gear issue, officials confirmed. Airport Authority Fire and Rescue are currently evaluating the plane, but officials say it landed without incident. The CRJ 700 plane was flying as Flight #DL5507 and was headed to Richmond from…

BREAKING Air China #CA1350 to Beijing diverted after a flight attendant was held hostage by a passenger

An Air China flight from Changsha to Beijing was diverted to Zhengzhou after a crew member was held hostage by a male passenger. Flight CA1350 landed at Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport in Zhengzhou, central China’s Henan Province, at 9:58 a.m., according to Henan Airport Group. The plane departed Changsha, capital of central China’s Hunan Province,…