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Ethiopian Airlines Makes Emergency Landing

Non-stop flight from China to Ethiopia forced to land twice
Non-stop flight from China to Ethiopia forced to land twice at Mumbai airport after running low on fuel… and then suffering ‘engine trouble’

By Mail Online,

ETHIOPIAN Airlines passengers were forced to endure a frustrating experience when their plane had to divert to Mumbai’s primary airport twice on the same day.

Indian media reported that the Boeing 777-300ER first diverted to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport to refuel about eight hours into its flight from southern China to Addis Ababa.  Continue reading Ethiopian Airlines Makes Emergency Landing

Israeli Plane makes Emergency Landing in Eritrea

Boeing 767 touches down safely despite failure in one engine; no injuries reported

An El Al plane taxis into Ben Gurion International Airport

By Naama Barak,

An El Al flight en route from Bangkok to Tel Aviv made an emergency landing in Eritrea on Wednesday morning after a fault was discovered in one of the plane’s engines.

The 767 Boeing airplane landed safely at an airport in Asmara, Eritrea’s capital, and none of the passengers were injured.

“Passengers on flight 082 are being taken care of by the crew until the arrival of a replacement airplane that will depart in the coming hours,” El Al told the Ynet news site, adding that “El Al views flight safety with utmost importance and will not compromise on the topic. Continue reading Israeli Plane makes Emergency Landing in Eritrea