emergency landing

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Synonyms for emergency landing

an unscheduled airplane landing that is made under circumstances (engine failure or adverse weather) not under the pilot's control

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New Delhi [India], Jan ( ANI ): An aircraft of Iranian carrier Mahan Air on Wednesday made an emergency landing at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport after the pilot declared a full emergency.
Ahmedabad/New Delhi: A Mumbai-Delhi Jet Airways flight made an emergency landing at the Ahmedabad airport on Monday after a note stating that there were hijackers and a bomb on board was found in the washroom, officials said.
PIA flight PK-755, which departed Sialkot for Riyadh at 6am, made an emergency landing at Lahore's Allama Iqbal International Airport after smoke was detected in the cargo compartment of the Airbus A-320 jet, airport sources said.
It is not known where the intended destination of the plane was, although the scene of the emergency landing was about 20 miles from Eshott airfield.
The pilot, Allan Roque of Air Asia flight Z2 612 bound for Manila, requested the Manila Control Tower at the NAIA for an emergency landing and called for rescue teams on the ground at around 10:47 a.
BEIRUT: A Lebanese Army helicopter made an emergency landing near the seaside road in Naccache just north of Beirut Tuesday.
com/air-canada-flight-makes-emergency-landing-after-passenger-tries-open-cabin-door-2540040) Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Passenger Tries To Open Cabin Door
According sources in civil aviation, the pilot made attempts of emergency landing at Lahore and Islamabad airports but the weather didn't allow him the landing, forcing him to fly aircraft to Karachi.
Dubai: A Qantas flight made an emergency landing in Oman on Friday after a passenger suffered a suspected heart attack but died before the aircraft landed.
The aircraft, an Airbus A300 - known as a Beluga due to its unusual shape - was on its way to Broughton in North Wales, but was forced to make an emergency landing at John Lennon airport (JLA) when it was suspected there was a problem with its wing flaps.
0348 GMT) after a request for flight number LLP8015 travelling from Warsaw to Hurghada to make an emergency landing, due to a report of the presence of explosives on board," the press officer said.
Canberra, Sha'ban 25, 1436, Jun 12, 2015, SPA -- A Malaysia Airlines passenger jet made an emergency landing at Melbourne airport on Friday after instruments indicated an engine fire, officials said.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A Turkish Airlines Passengers plane bound to Milano from Istanbul made emergency landing to Istanbul AtatE-rk Airport when one of its engines caught fire soon after taking off.
by Hakim Basharat on 8 May, 2014 - 19:09 KABUL (Pajhwok): An Afghan Ariana Airlines plane made an emergency landing at the Kabul International Airport on Thursday, an official said.
A Kazakh SCAT airline`s aircraft made an emergency landing in Astana, according to the press-service of Astana International Airport JSC
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