During a law enforcement patrol, the crew had to make a precautionary landing
after they heard an unfamiliar, high-pitched, grinding sound emanating from the forward section of the No.
A spokeswoman for Bond Air Services said: "On January 24 whilst returning from a hospital to their base at Cosford the Eurocopter EC 135 T2 air ambulance carried out a precautionary landing
in a field in Staffordshire.
ISAF media officer, MSgt Foster, confirmed the incident to AIP and said, We did have a helicopter hit by small arms fire and made a precautionary landing
A SHANGHAI- BOUND Air India flight from Mumbai, carrying 172 passengers, made a precautionary landing
at the Indira Gandhi International Airport ( IGIA) in Delhi on Saturday morning after it developed a technical snag.
Another 6,010 planes reported engine loss, an aborted takeoff, or precautionary landing
after hitting birds.
On Monday, an EC225 made a precautionary landing
on another North Sea rig after reporting a fuel problem.
A spokesman for Operator CHC said: "CHC can confirm that an EC225 aircraft made a precautionary landing
this morning after indications of a fuel-related technical issue aboard.
IT WAS 25 years ago that a Mexican Gulfstream II business jet made a precautionary landing
on the back straight at Mallow racecourse.
It wasn't Snakes on a Plane, but an Austrian Airlines jet made a precautionary landing
yesterday after a passenger sneaked a hamster aboard and the rodent escaped.
With the plane getting low on fuel, the pilots saw something called "Fern Ridge" on their map and made a safe, precautionary landing