Five killed as plane crashes in Lidl car park

Five Killed as Plane Crashes in Lidl Car Park

Five Killed as Plane Crashes in Lidl Car Park Five people were killed in Portugal after a Swiss-registered light aircraft crashed on a lorry unloading outside a Lidl supermarket less than 500 feet from a primary school. The pilot died along with his three passengers and a Portuguese man on the ground thought to be […]

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Why Do Passengers Clap When Planes Land?

Why Do Passengers Clap When Planes Land?

Why Do Passengers Clap When Planes Land? Have you ever cheered or clapped when a plane landed? Although it’s not a rule of flying, it does happen – whether on an inaugural flight on a new route, a pilot’s birthday, or after a particularly turbulent flight. It seems like every country’s airline passengers think they […]

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Overbooked Flight

Passenger Is Dragged From an Overbooked Flight

Passenger Is Dragged From an Overbooked Flight On Sunday, a United Airlines passenger was pulled from his plane seat and forcibly dragged off the aircraft – because the airline overbooked flight. At least two passengers onboard captured the scene, which shows a man – who has not been identified – being forcibly removed from his […]

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Turkish Airlines crew

Turkish Airlines Crew Help Woman Deliver Baby

Turkish Airlines Crew Help Woman Deliver Baby Turkish Airlines crew welcomed an unexpected passenger in the middle of a flight from Guinea’s capital of Conakry to Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Cabin crew on the airplane sprang into action on Friday when Nafi Diaby, a woman who was 28-weeks pregnant, went into labor during the flight, according to NBC […]

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Boeing and JetBlue Are Funding Electric Aircraft

Boeing and JetBlue Are Funding Electric Aircraft

Boeing and JetBlue Are Funding Electric Aircraft The hybrid electric aircraft startup Zunum Aero announced that it had received an investment from Boeing and JetBlue. “I consider us very fortunate to have backers like JetBlue and Boeing,” Zunum Aero founder and CEO Ashish Kumar told Business Insider. “We have been engaged with both companies for about a year, […]

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Boeing and Airbus Debut New Planes For First Time

Boeing and Airbus Debut New Planes For First Time The maiden flights for both the Boeing 787-10 and the Airbus A319neo were carried out Friday, March 31. The two airplanes are the newest members of the 787 family for Boeing and the A320neo family for Airbus. The Boeing 787-10 took off for the first time […]

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Crash Landing

Airplane Makes Crash Landing in Amsterdam

Airplane Makes Crash Landing in Amsterdam The heart-pounding moment a passenger plane lost part of its landing gear on touchdown at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport has been captured on film by a passenger. David Fleming was travelling on board Flybe flight BE1284 from Edinburgh when the aircraft makes crash landing at Schiphol Airport just before 5pm local […]

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Massive Fireball

‘Massive Fireball’ as Plane Crashes Into Shops

‘Massive Fireball’ as Plane Crashes Into Shops A light aircraft exploded Tuesday in a “massive fireball” with police saying none of the five people aboard survived as it smashed into a shopping centre near the Australian city of Melbourne. Pilot Max Quartermain and a group of American golfers on the trip of a lifetime are […]

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Airlander 10

Airlander 10 Ready to Fly Again

Airlander 10 Ready to Fly Again Airlander 10, the largest aircraft in the world that also has a remarkable resemblance to a human behind, is ready to fly again, according to the company that built it. After almost six months, Airlander 10 has finally been repaired and will continue its flight test programme. Back in August the […]

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JFK Airport

Possible Engine Fire on Plane at JFK Airport

Possible Engine Fire on Plane at JFK Airport The Buenos Aires plane’s engine reportedly caught fire during takeoff at JFK Airport in New York. The situation is now under control with no injuries reported, according to officials. Fire crews rushed to the busy New York airport after the pilot of the Argentina Airlines flight reported the engine fire […]

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