While on approach, the plane stalled and crased in a wooded area 1 km short of the runway. The accident took place in stormy weather.Three survived, but later died of their injuries. Possible engine failure.
April 4, 2016 Time: 1530
Near Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Smoky Mountain Helicopters
5 Fatalities: 5 Ground: 0
The helicopter crashed in a wooded hillside while on a sightseeing flight.
March 29, 2016 Time: 1140
Magdelen Islands, Quebec, Canada
Marquise Aviation Corp.
Mitsubishi MU-2B 60 Marquise
N246W cn: 1552S-A
7 Fatalities: 7 Ground: 0
Montreal - Iles-de-la-Magdelen
The plane crashed while on approach to Iles-de-la-Magdelen Airport in poor weather conditions. Former Canadian cabinet minister Jean Lapierre, his wife, 2 brothers and sister were among those killed. All five were on the way to a funeral for Lapierre's father.
March 19, 2016 Time: 0341
Flydubai Flight: 981
Boeing 737-8KN (WL)
A6-FDN cn: 40241/3517
62 Fatalities: 62 Ground: 0
Dubai - Rostov
At 2237, at Rostov-on-Don, the crew aborted a landing attempt to Runway 22 due to poor weather conditions. The plane was instructed to enter a holding pattern at 15,000 feet where it remained for a little under two hours. During a second landing attempt, at 3.4 miles from the runway and an altitude of 1,500 feet the crew executed a second go around and climbed to 3,975 feet, after which, the plane went out of control in a nose down attitude and hit the runway at high rate of speed and disintegrated. All 55 passengers and crew of 7 were killed.
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2/20/2016 United Express Flight 6183 bound for San Antonio from Washington DC made an emergency decent and diverted to Dallas after there was a loss of cabin pressure. No one was injured.
2/15/2016 An Alaska Airlines flight declared an emergency and returned to Dulles International Airport in Washington after smoke filled the cockpit. The plane landed safely and no one was injured.
2/11/2016 American Airlines Flight 564 from San Jose, California to Phoenix, Arizona, made an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport after 8 people reported respiratory irritation. No one was hospitalized.
2/7/16 A United Airlines flight (6517) from Tucson to Los Angeles had to make an emergency landing back at Tucson after smoke was reported in the cockpit and in the cabin. No one was injured.
1/29/16 Air Canada Flight 549, bound for Vancouver from Newark, made an emergency descent and landing at Toronto after a loss of pressurization. No one was injured.
1/24/16 Seven people were hospitalized after American Airlines Flight 206 hit severe turbulence while flying from Miami to Milan, Italy. The plane diverted safely to St. John's, Newfoundland.
1/5/16 A United Airlines flight bound for Denver, slid off the runway at Spokane International Airport due to an icy runway. No one was injured.
12/30/2015 Twenty-one people were injured due to severe turbulence on Air Canada Flight 88, which was traveling from Shanghai to Toronto. The crew had to make an unscheduled landing at Calgary.
12/15/2015 A Southwest Airlines flight going from Houston to Nashville rolled off the runway after landing and taxiing , collapsing a landing gear. Passengers used emergency chutes to exit the plane. No one was seriously injured.
12/5/2015 Actor Morgan Freeman's jet suffered extensive damage when a tire blew out during takeoff. The plane, heading from Mississippii to Texas then made an emergency landing at Tunica, Mississippi and ran off the runway.
11/15/2015 An El Al flight from Tel Aviv to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in Billings Montana after a fire warning light indicated a fire in the right engine. The plane landed safely, no fire was observed.
10/29/2015 Passengers had to evacuate a Dynamic Airways B767 using slides, after the plane's engine caught fire at Fort Lauderdale /Hollywood Airport as it prepared to takeoff.
10/24/15 A Boeing 767 from LAX to DTW diverted to Denver after experiencing right engine problems. A single engine approach was completed to runway 16L and no one was injured. DL1876
Denver after experiencing right engine problems. A single engine approach was completed to runway 16L and no one was injured. DL1876
10/26/2015 British Airways Flight 6234 made an emergency landing without it's left main landing gear at Tambo Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa. None of the 100 aboard were hurt.
10/15/15 An Iranian Mahan Air Boeing 747 made an emergency landing after the #3 engine separated from the wing. The plane, with 426 people on board made a safe landing at Mehrabad.
9/28/15 An Aer Lingus flight from JFK to Shannon had to return for an emergency landing at JFK after experiencing a hydraulic failure. After landing emergency crews extinguished a fire in the braking system. No one was hurt.
9/19/2015 A Thompson Airways flight from Tenerife to Cardiff with 200 people aboard, made an emergency landing at Cardiff after encountering wing flap problems. No one was hurt.
9/9/15 A British Airways Boeing 777 caught fire while on the runway at Las Vegas, sending 13 people to the hospital. The plane was getting ready to takeoff when a thud was heard after which the left engine caught on fire.
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