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emergency landing

An unscheduled landing caused by an in-flight emergency. Continuing the flight with the emergency may jeopardize the safety of the passengers and/or the aircraft.
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An aircraft operated by Italy's Alitalia made an emergency landing in Sofia, Bulgaria on 25 November.
The aircraft made an emergency landing just minutes after take-off after the pilot had successfully shut down the faulty engine.
It was the second time in three weeks that an Aer Arann aircraft made an emergency landing after a flight from Dublin to Sligo was also forced to put down at Shannon.
They had called for an emergency landing by that time,'' she said.
The aircraft made an emergency landing at an Azores airport on its way from Bogota, Colombia.
A pilot miraculously averted disaster when he made an emergency landing Wednesday in a busy intersection, clipping two school buses but causing only two minor injuries.
Minutes before the incident on Sunday, another Boeing 757 made an emergency landing after the crew reported engine failure.
A malfunctioning engine was the cause of an emergency landing by an aircraft operated by Czech airline CSA on 18 July.
A US military aircraft made an emergency landing in Ireland yesterday after it was found to be leaking fuel.
KARACHI, September 29, 2011 (Frontier Star): A UAE bound PIA flight PK-255 from Peshawar made emergency landing here after developing a technical fault in one of its generators on Wednesday.
color) In this file photo, treated sewage from the Lancaster wastewater plant spills into Rosamond Dry Lake, preventing its use as an emergency landing site by aircraft flying out of Edwards Air Force Base.
KARACHI, September 29, 2011 (Balochistan Times): A UAE bound PIA flight PK-255 from Peshawar made emergency landing here after developing a technical fault in one of its generators on Wednesday.

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