Plane makes emergency U-turn after toilet breaks – with 84 PLUMBERS on board

A PASSENGER plane carrying dozens of plumbers had to make a u-turn after its bogs broke down.  The Norwegian airlines flight was just 20 minutes into its journey to Munich, Germany when toilet trouble struck. It then made a sudden U-turn back to Norwegian capital Oslo to fix the loos. But ironically the packed […]

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Third U.S. Marine Corps AH-1 Attack Helicopter makes emergency landing in Japan

OSAKA – Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga denounced the U.S. military as “crazy” Wednesday following the third mishap this month involving an Okinawa-based U.S. helicopter. “The U.S. military is out of control. They can’t exercise any oversight, there are no signs they will reform, and the Japanese government can’t handle them,” Onaga told reporters in Naha […]

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Finland’s accident investigator has opened an investigation of an incident involving a Nordic Regional Airlines aircraft and snow ploughs on Tuesday morning.

Close call between airplane and snow ploughs on Helsinki Airport runway Finland’s Safety Investigation Authority said air traffic controllers authorised a passenger plane to approach the takeoff strip while there were three runway maintenance vehicles on it at the time. The incident took place at around 9:30 on Tuesday morning. According to the authority’s director […]

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Mumbai-Bengaluru IndiGo flight suffers engine failure after takeoff, declares full emergency

A Bengaluru-bound IndiGo flight returned to Mumbai after pilots declared a full emergency following an engine failure shortly after takeoff. A Mumbai to Bengaluru IndiGo flight (6E 565) returned to the financial capital after pilots declared a full emergency shortly after taking off last night. The emergency was declared due to an engine failure, news […]

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Man Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman On Flight While She Slept Presto in the Paint

Man Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman On Flight While She Slept

The victim told investigators that she woke up to find her trousers and shirt unbuttoned and the man’s hand inside her trousers. The victim told FBI agents on Wednesday that she awoke in her window seat that morning to discover a fellow passenger, identified as 34-year-old Prabhu Ramamoorthy, shoving his fingers inside her trousers ‘and […]

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British Airways cancels more than 100 flights because of snow and ice

With planes in wrong place after the previous day’s cancellations, many flights on Monday were also delayed  Thousands of British Airways customers at Heathrow have had flights cancelled again on Monday after disruption from snow and ice at the weekend.The airline, the main operator at the UK’s busiest airport, was particularly impacted after worse weather than forecast […]

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Emirates, Etihad suspend Bali services due to volcanic activity

Emirates, Etihad suspend Bali services due to volcanic activity

On Monday, Indonesia raised its alert for Mount Agung’s volcano to the highest level and warned residents in the danger zone around the mountain to evacuate immediately. Local officials also said that Bali’s airport closure could be extended, according to Reuters. “We have suspended temporarily the uplift of guests with onward bookings to Bali due […]

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British Airways passenger endured “10 hours of hell” when speaker made loud noise during Las Vegas flight

A passenger says she was forced to endure “10 hours of hell” during a British Airways flight to Las Vegas thanks to a loudly buzzing speaker. Nicole Lightbody, 26, from Glasgow, flew from London Heathrow to Nevada last month but says she was stunned when the airline offered her a £20 voucher as an apology. […]

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British Airways celebrates flights to TLV: “Israel has been one of our most important destinations”

On Thursday, British Airways held a celebratory press conference marking the 85th anniversary of its London-Tel Aviv route. The airline’s CEO praised Israel as one of British Airways’ “most important destinations.” British Airways, the largest airline in the UK, marked this week 85 years of service between London and Israel. In honor of the occasion, […]

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British Airways ‘warned pilots about smoke fire or fumes 50 times in ONE MONTH’

BRITISH AIRWAYS has reportedly warned its pilots about “smoke fire or fumes” on board aircraft after 50 reports of incidents in just one month. A briefing leaked to the Sunday Times is said to have shown scores of reports, dubbed “fume events”, were flagged up to the airline. In all there were 50 reports, although […]

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