F-22 on training mission crashes near Eglin Air Force Base

Air Force officials say a F-22 fighter plane crashed during a routine training flight and the pilot safely ejected By The Associated Press May 15, 2020, 5:17 PM 1 min read 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article PENSACOLA, Fla. — A F-22 fighter plane crashed during a routine training flight Friday […]

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South African Airways layoff deadline suspended pending court ruling

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A South African Airways (SAA) plane is towed at O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – The deadline for South African Airways (SAA) staff to agree layoff terms has been suspended while a judge considers his ruling in a court case brought by two trade unions at the cash-strapped […]

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Air New Zealand to boost capacity as virus curbs ease, but higher fares expected

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: An Air New Zealand Airbus A320 plane takes off from Kingsford Smith International Airport in Sydney SYDNEY (Reuters) – Air New Zealand Ltd (NZ:) said on Friday it would boost domestic capacity to 20% of usual levels once the country further loosens pandemic restrictions, but it cannot offer its lowest fares […]

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Turkey sends 2nd consignment of medical supplies to US

A second Turkish military plane took off from an air base near Ankara on Thursday carrying more medical aid to the United States which has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. The cargo plane is carrying a second consignment of personal protective equipment, including masks, hazmat suits and disinfectants, the Defense Ministry announced. Turkey […]

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Harrison Ford Strayed Onto an Active Runway in His Plane

The single-engine plane had just landed at Hawthorne Municipal Airport outside Los Angeles when the tower instructed the pilot to wait for another aircraft to make a touch-and-go landing before taxiing across the runway. But when he did not, a scolding ensued. “Get across that runway now,” the air traffic controller could be heard saying […]

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Abu Dhabi’s Etihad extends suspension of scheduled flights to at least May 16

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Etihad Airways Airbus A320 plane is seen at the National Airport Minsk DUBAI (Reuters) – Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways said on Saturday it would extend its suspension of scheduled passenger flights until at least May 16 due to the coronavirus outbreak. The airline, which had aimed to partially resume passenger flights […]

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Russian jet flies within 25 feet of US spy plane in ‘unsafe’ maneuver, US military says

A Russian jet flew within 25 feet of a U.S. spy plane during an “unsafe” high-speed, inverted maneuver over the Mediterranean Sea Wednesday, a statement from the U.S. Navy said. “While the Russian aircraft was operating in international airspace, this interaction was irresponsible,” the statement said, citing the 1972 Agreement for the Prevention of Incidents […]

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Russia plane crash in Moscow that killed 41 in 2019 seen in new dramatic video

New footage shows fiery plane crash in Russia Investigators released new footage of the Aeroflot Flight 1492 plane crash that has never been seen before by the public. The crash killed 41 people who were on board. The pilot, Denis Evdokimov, was found guilty of causing death by negligence for flying ‘in violation of the […]

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Planemakers brace for sharp cuts in wide-body output: sources

© Reuters. A plane flies over the setting sun in the sky at Beijing International Airport WASHINGTON/PARIS (Reuters) – Planemakers are looking at drastic cuts in wide-body production amid a slump in demand for the industry’s largest jetliners, manufacturing and supplier sources said on Thursday. Deliveries of long-range jets like the Boeing 777 or 787 […]

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New England Patriots’ jet will bring over a million N95 masks from China to US

New Yorkers finally have a reason to cheer for the New England Patriots. The team plane on Wednesday made a mercy mission to China to pick up more than a million medical masks — with at least 300,000 coming to the Big Apple’s coronavirus-stricken hospitals, according to a report. The Boeing 767 emblazoned with the […]

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Some Pregnant Women Who Can Afford to Are Fleeing New York City

The plane leaving New York was nearly empty. Ariella Tabick, one of a handful of passengers flying to Colorado on Thursday evening, was 31 weeks pregnant, and the idea of giving birth at a hospital in New York City had started to feel too risky. So Tabick, a special education kindergarten teacher, and her husband […]

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Plane Used in Philippine Coronavirus Response Bursts Into Flames

MANILA — A plane used as an air ambulance by the Philippine health department to fight the coronavirus outbreak burst into flames as it took off from Manila’s airport for Japan on Sunday night, killing all onboard, the airport said. The light aircraft was carrying eight people, including the pilot and two crew members, a […]

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Olympic flame to arrive in Japan amid worries over coronavirus impact

TOKYO (Reuters) – A plane carrying the Olympic torch from Greece will arrive on Friday on Japan’s northwestern coast ravaged by a 2011 tsunami, but the welcome ceremony will have no spectators, amid worries that the Games could be canceled over a coronavirus pandemic. The Olympic flame will arrive at Matushima air base and will […]

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US airlines ask Washington for billions in coronavirus aide

In this April 13, 2018 file photo, a Delta Air Lines plane takes off above a taxiing Alaska Airlines airplane at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle. U.S. airlines are asking the federal government for grants, loans and tax relief that could easily top $50 billion to help them recover from a sharp downturn in […]

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Kylie Jenner Shares Rare Glimpse At Her $12M Hidden Hills Mansion — Watch

After hopping off a plane, Kylie Jenner hopped onto Instagram to give fans a new look at her luxurious pool and home decor. The makeup mogul just returned from a tropical vacation with Stormi Webster and her gal pals! Home sweet home! Kylie Jenner, 22, has returned from her tropical getaway, but the luxury didn’t […]

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Small plane crashes at Hawaii airfield, killing 2 men

Authorities say a single-engine plane has crashed at an airport northwest of Honolulu, killing two people By The Associated Press February 23, 2020, 1:07 AM 2 min read HONOLULU — A single-engine plane crashed at an airport northwest of Honolulu on Saturday, killing two people, authorities said. Crews treated a man in his 60s with […]

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