The jet stream wasn't the only wind this plane was breaking.
THEY ASKED HIM TO STOP BUT NEVERTHELESS HE PERSISTED: Farty passenger forces flight to make emergency landing.
Breaking wind: fine for airplanes, problematic for the passengers inside them. A Transavia Airlines flight from Dubai to Amsterdam had to make an emergency landing earlier this month after a fight broke out over one passenger repeatedly lighting up the aircraft with his farts. The February 11 incident started when two men sitting next to a very [...]
A flight from Dubai to Amsterdam had to make an emergency landing in Vienna after a fight broke out because one of the passengers wouldn’t stop breaking wind.
A fight over a flatulent passenger ended in a Dubai-Amsterdam flight making an emergency landing in Vienna, reports Metro, citing this Dutch news story. Several passengers were kicked off, some of them claiming that they were uninvolved...Show More Summary
The pilot for a Transavia Airlines flight headed to Amsterdam Schiphol from Dubai had to make an emergency landing in Vienna after a passenger’s fart caused a brawl inside the plane. As reported by Metro, the fight took place because a passenger would not stop farting. Show More Summary
“There was a loud boom and then it was like rattling and the plane was kind of shaking like boom, boom, boom.”
You might expect a flight to turn around due to a mechanical issue, turbulence or something along those lines. Flights have been know to turn back or make emergency landings for a variety of bizarre reasons. A flight made an emergency...Show More Summary
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The pilot of a small plane that made a nighttime emergency landing on a Southern California freeway said as soon as the engine died he knew he'd never make it to a nearby airport.
No one was injured in the incident, fire authorities confirmed.
Thank goodness traffic was light when a pilot made an emergency landing on a freeway in Southern California Sunday night.
When the plane's engine failed, 25-year-old Izzy Slod guided the Beech Bonanza under a 20-foot overpass and used State Route 55 in Costa Mesa, Calif., as a landing strip.
A small plane averted disaster by making an emergency landing on a major California freeway. Pilot Izzy Slod told KTLA that his engine “quit” on him part way through a short flight and that he had to make a last-minute decision to aim for the road. Mr Slod attributed his ability to land without incident to his training, saying he acted instinctively.
Dramatic footage captured on a cell phone of passengers on an American Airlines flight bracing for an emergency landing is going viral online. In Ramsthel's video, a flight attendant can be seen telling passengers, “you will need to be seated in a brace position for landing.” Ramsthel told KNXV that he could smell smoke during the flight. Show More Summary
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A spokesman for Warsaw's international airport said Wednesday that a Polish plane on a domestic flight made a safe emergency landing with a malfunctioning front wheel and no one was hurt.
TOKYO (Reuters) - A U.S. attack helicopter made an emergency landing in the grounds of a hotel on Japan's Okinawa island on Monday, the latest in a string of mishaps involving U.S. military aircraft that has fueled public opposition to the U.S. presence there.
Sometimes flying can be a dirty business — just ask the passengers on United Airlines flight 895
An American military helicopter made an emergency landing on a beach in Okinawa Saturday, an official said, the latest in a series of accidents which have fuelled local opposition to US forces on the Japanese island. There were no immediate reports of injuries from the landing in Uruma, a local fire department official said. Show More Summary
An Air France jetliner flying from Buenos Aires to Paris dumped some its fuel in mid-air and made an emergency landing in Paraguay because of an electrical problem, airport officials and the company said Wednesday. The plane carrying...Show More Summary