Posts tagged as emergency landing

U.S. Air Force F-15D Eagle makes emergency landing during exercise in Ukraine

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

On 12 October, U.S. Air Force F-15D Eagle fighter jet safely made an emergency landing at the Starokostiantyniv Air Base in Ukraine during Media day of the multinational military exercise Clear Sky 2018. During a practice demonstration at the Clear Sky 2018 multinational exercise, in which Ukrainian military and military of the NATO member-states take part, the U.S. Air Force F-15D Eagle fighter jet ran into problems during flight and was…

Booster rockets carrying Soyuz fail mid-air, force emergency landing

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Booster rockets carrying a Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft with a Russian and a US astronaut on board, failed mid-air on Thursday forcing the crew to make an emergency landing. American Nick Hague, 43, and Russian Aleksey Ovchinin, 47 were the two astronauts bound for the International Space Station before having to abort the mission. The spacecraft has safely landed back on Earth and rescue teams have reached the Soyuz landing site.…