Delta flight descends 30.000 feet (9000 meters) in 8 minutes
A Delta flight that was en route from Atlanta to Ford Lauderdale was forced to descend 30.000 feet (9000 meters) in 8 minutes time. After that, it made an emergency landing at the airport of Tampa in ..
Almost no British Airways flights due to strikes
For a number of days after each other there were almost no British Airways flights. This was the case because pilots were on strike. Practically all members of the employee’s agencies are involved. ..
Airplane catches fire in China
In the capital city of China, Beijing, a plan caught fire at the international airport at the end of August. The flight was empty, parked at the gate and boarding was about to begin. The flight was sc ..
Famous pilot, Al Haynes, passes away
Pilot Al Haynes has passed away at the age of 87. The pilot became famous after an aircraft that he was flying crashed 30 years ago. It was the famous crash of flight UA232. Flight UA232 Flight UA23 ..
Russian aircraft makes emergency landing in field
On Thursday August 15th an aircraft of Ural Airlines had to make an emergency landing in a field where corn was being grown. The aircraft had just taken off from a nearby airport in Zhukovsky and was ..
Hundreds of jobs may disappear at Ryanair
Hundreds of jobs could disappear with the Irish airline Ryanair. This is a direct consequence of the problems that have been found with the Boeing 737 Max. Ryanair & the Boeing 737 Max In total, ..
Impressive robbery at the airport of Sao Paulo
In less than three minutes robbers have managed to steal approximately 750 kilos of gold, worth almost thirty million euros. The gold was supposed to be flown to New York and Zurich. The Guarulhos air ..
Luggage problems at the international airport of Dusseldorf
In the past week Dusseldorf international airport has had to charter two freight planes to bring suitcases and other luggage to passengers who had lost their suitcases earlier. Also some of the luggag ..
Head of Boeing 737 Max program resigns
Eric Lindblad, who was responsible for the development of the Boeing 737 Max, has resigned. Lindblad has been a CEO with the company for 34 years. According to the airline, Lindblad is leaving because ..
Belgium closes its air space for Boeing 737 Max aircrafts
At least till the end of December of this year, the Belgian air space will be closes for all 737 MAX aircrafts. This closure entered in to force on June 27thof this year. The Belgian authorities state ..