• Australian Airliner Turns Back During 3-Hour Flight Over Incomplete Paperwork

    12 days ago - By Jalopnik

    Could you imagine being the passenger on a several-hour-long flight and having the plane turn around because of a clerical error? On Monday, Qantas flight in Australia from Adelaide to Perth was forced to return back to its departure airport. The aircraft didn't have any technical problems, and no one on board had a...
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  • A Qantas jet made a midair U-turn 1 hour into a flight because its paperwork wasn't finalized before takeoff

    A Qantas jet made a midair U-turn 1 hour into a flight because its paperwork wasn't finalized before takeoff

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    A Qantas Airbus A380. Ryan Fletcher/Shutterstock
    A Qantas flight made a midair U-turn because paperwork wasn't finalized before takeoff.
    The jet was on its way to Perth from Adelaide before it turned around over the ocean.
    The flight eventually landed in Perth about four hours late.
    A Qantas jet was forced to make a midair U-turn about an hour into a flight because its paperwork hadn't been finalized before it took off. The plane took off Monday afternoon from Adelaide, south Australia, and was on its three-hour journey to Perth when it turned back over the ocean, according to...
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