REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-06-06, 03:52

97-year-old vet jumps out of a plane for D-Day

WW2 veteran Tom Rice, who saw action in Normandy in 1944 with the US Army's 101st Airborne Division's 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, recreated his parachute jump in France to mark D-Day's 75th ann...

97-year-old vet jumps out of a plane for D-Day

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Man Jumps On Plane Wing As It Prepares For Takeoff In Nigeria A man climbed onto the wing of a plane as it prepared for takeoff at an airport in Nigeria's Lagos city, causing panic among passengers, authorities said....
2019-07-20, 22:52

Airbus Jumps Ahead of Boeing in Midsize-Plane Battle European plane maker Airbus intends to develop its longest-range single-aisle plane yet, adding pressure on rival Boeing, which plans a jet for the same market but is distracted by its 737 MAX crisis....
2019-06-17, 14:39

Cambridge University student jumps to death from plane in Madagascar A 19-year-old Cambridge University student — reportedly distressed over her “failed” research project — jumped to her death from a small airplane during a biology internship in Madagascar. Alana Cutland was on her way back home after abruptly cutting short her planned six-week research t...
2019-08-01, 05:52

DDAY prisoner of war looks back 75 years later 75 years have passed since Dennis Trudeau was taken prisoner by German soldiers after parachuting into France, but the memories are as clear as ever. (May 23)        ...
2019-05-23, 12:39

Texas plane crash: 10 killed in small plane accident at Dallas-area airport No one survived the accident, which occurred when a small plane collided with a vacant hanger in a fiery crash        ...
2019-07-01, 03:00

Nasty feet on a plane: Andy Richter exposes plane passenger airing his shoe-less parts Conan O'Brien sidekick Andy Richter was shocked to find his plane seat neighbor insisting on airing out his nasty bare feet.        ...
2019-08-21, 13:52

Games Are Better With Double Jumps Last night, after hours exploring Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, I unlocked the ability to double jump. It was such a simple thing—one jump, another jump—but I suddenly felt a rush of possibility hit me. That’s because of all the video game-y tricks, double jumps might just be the best....
2019-06-27, 20:39

Visa third-quarter profit jumps 33% Visa Inc reported a 33% rise in quarterly profit on Tuesday, as a robust economy encouraged customers to spend more and boosted fees for the world's largest payment processor....
2019-07-23, 22:26

Sensex Jumps 300 Points From Day's Low, Nifty Near 11,400 A spike in consumer goods, information technology and energy stocks supported the upmove in the markets however losses in pharma and state-run banking stocks kept the upside in check....
2019-07-23, 11:39

Gold Jumps to 14-Month High Prices of the precious metal climbed as concerns about the health of China’s economy hit riskier commodities and tensions in the Middle East boosted haven assets....
2019-06-14, 14:52

Poston jumps to No. 77 in world rankings JT Poston vaulted 87 spots to a career-high No. 77 in the official world golf rankings on Monday, the day after capturing his maiden PGA Tour victory at the Wyndham Championship....
2019-08-06, 04:39

US consumer spending jumps in July Consumer spending in the United States surged in July, according to new data released Friday, suggesting American households are playing a crucial role in ensuring economic expansion continues....
2019-08-30, 17:39

Betterment jumps into savings war with 2.69% APY. Checking is next. Betterment is offering a FDIC-protected savings-type account with a 2.69% yield. It also plans to roll out a no-fee checking account later this year.       ...
2019-07-23, 17:00

SmileDirectClub jumps in second trading day, after disappointing IPO SmileDirectClub surged more than 11% in midday trading Friday, recovering some losses after the company saw its shares plummet 28% during its disappointing market debut Thursday....
2019-09-13, 23:39

Cloudflare Jumps 20% in Market Debut Shares of Cloudflare surged 20% in its first day of trading, following a streak of technology upstarts’ IPOs to meet investors’ growing appetite for enterprise information-technology companies....
2019-09-14, 05:39

Borrowing jumps as Theresa May announces pay rises A big increase in Government borrowing was revealed today as Theresa May promised pay rises totalling £2 billion for teachers, police officers and other public sector staff....
2019-07-19, 17:13

U.S. dollar jumps after Fed cuts rates as expected The U.S. dollar index jumped on Wednesday by 0.23% to 98.272 after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates by 25 basis points for the first time since 2008....
2019-07-31, 20:52

Oil jumps 1.5% on expectations of Fed rate cut, supply drawdown Oil prices rose for a fourth day on Tuesday on optimism the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates for the first time in more than 10 years, supporting fuel consumption in the world's biggest oil user....
2019-07-31, 20:13

Oil jumps 5% on Iran tension, potential U.S. fed rate cut Oil soared more than 5% higher on Thursday after Iran shot down a U.S. military drone, raising fears of a military confrontation between Tehran and Washington....
2019-06-20, 18:39

Oil jumps 3% toward $64 as Iran shoots down U.S. drone in Gulf Oil rose more than 3% toward $64 a barrel on Thursday after Iran shot down a U.S. military drone, raising fears of a military confrontation between Tehran and Washington....
2019-06-20, 16:26

Oil jumps 3% to $63 as Iran shoots down U.S. drone in Gulf Oil rose by more than 3% to above $63 a barrel on Thursday after Iran shot down a U.S. military drone, raising fears of a military confrontation between Tehran and Washington....
2019-06-20, 14:39

HPE jumps as it raises full-year guidance HPE's revenue has now fallen on an annualized basis for three consecutive quarters, but the company raised its guidance forecast for the full fiscal year....
2019-08-28, 01:13

| WATCH: 97-year old paratrooper jumps on eve of D-Day anniversary On the eve of the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings, paratroopers - including 97-year old American D-Day veteran Tom Rice - leap out of aircraft over the Normandy countryside, in tribute to the soldiers who participated in the Allied Landings....
2019-06-05, 22:39

S&P 500 jumps above 3,000 for the first time after the Fed chief foreshadows rate cut Stocks jumped to record highs after testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell bolstered the case for easier monetary policy in the U.S.       ...
2019-07-10, 16:52

Loose emu jumps on hood of car in North Carolina Animal control officials in North Carolina said an emu that has been on the loose for about five weeks resurfaced for a series of sightings and jumped onto the hood of a car....
2019-07-31, 20:26

Billionaire Tom Steyer jumps into presidential race Billionaire activist Tom Steyer on Tuesday officially entered the crowded field for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, reversing his earlier decision not to run. “The other Democratic candidates for president have many great ideas that will absolutely move our country forward, but we...
2019-07-09, 18:13

Secondhand luxury retailer The RealReal jumps almost 50% after IPO The shares jumped from an IPO price of $20 apiece Thursday to almost $30 in morning trading on the Nasdaq under the symbol REAL, giving it a preliminary market value of $2.49 billion....
2019-06-28, 17:39

Markets Right Now: Stocks up as oil jumps on tanker attack NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are rising early Thursday as a jump in the price of oil boosts energy companies. U.S. oil rose 3.3% after two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz were damaged in suspected attacks. Brent c...
2019-06-13, 17:13

Oil Jumps After Tanker Attacks in Middle East Crude prices climbed sharply after an attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, close to the Strait of Hormuz, where over a third of the world’s shipped oil passes through....
2019-06-13, 15:39

Oil jumps on expectations that producers may cut supply after slump Oil futures jumped more than $1 a barrel on Thursday, recovering half of the nearly 5% losses in the previous session, on expectations that lower prices may lead to production cuts....
2019-08-08, 08:39

América Móvil Profit Jumps in Second Quarter Mexican telecommunications company América Móvil boosted its net profit in the second quarter as higher operating gains combined with a decline in financial costs....
2019-07-17, 10:13

Futures Now: Oil jumps on rising tensions with Iran "Futures Now" Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, and Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial, discuss where they see crude oil prices headed amid geopolitical tensions with CNBC's Rahel Solomon....
2019-05-21, 15:13

Abbott Labs quarterly profit jumps 37% Abbott Laboratories Inc reported a 37% rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday, driven by demand for its heart devices and FreeStyle Libre system used to monitor blood sugar levels....
2019-07-17, 14:52

New Jersey jumps to No. 1 in sports betting over Nevada In May, New Jersey books took $318.9 million in bets, beating Nevada books' $317.4 million during the month, according to gaming regulators.       ...
2019-06-28, 06:52

Seinfeld Jumps to Netflix Following Loss of The Office and Friends How do you replace the likes of Rachel Green and Michael Scott? With Jerry Seinfeld, Elaine Benes, Cosmo Kramer and George Costanza, apparently. Netflix announced it has acquired the worldwide......
2019-09-17, 00:52

Brazil retailer Magazine Luiza Q2 profit jumps almost 180% Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Magazine Luiza SA said on Monday its second-quarter net profit almost tripled year-on-year, helped by non-recurring tax credits and strong sales driven largely by e-commerce....
2019-08-13, 04:26

Sensex Jumps Over 350 Points, Nifty Hits 11,800: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets started Wednesday's session on a strong note tracking global peers, where equities jumped on easing concerns on the US-China trade front and hopes of monetary easing. The S&P......
2019-06-19, 14:52

Agnico Eagle Mines profit jumps more than five fold Canadian gold miner Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd reported a more five-fold increase in quarterly profit on Wednesday, largely due to higher realized gold prices and currency and derivatives gains....
2019-07-25, 01:00

Wall Street jumps on German stimulus hopes Technology shares led Wall Street's advance on Friday as a waning bond rally and news of potential German economic stimulus brought buyers back to the market at the close of a turbulent week....
2019-08-16, 22:00

Sensex Jumps Over 200 Points, Nifty Crosses 10,900: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets started Thursday's session on a positive note, a day after the Reserve Bank of India reduced the repo rate to the lowest level recorded since 2010. The S&P BSE Sensex index......
2019-08-08, 06:39

Sensex Jumps Over 450 Points, Nifty Tops 11,050: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets rose sharply on Wednesday tracking a rally in global peers as investors' concerns somewhat eased on the US-China trade front after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese......
2019-08-14, 18:39

Oil jumps 2.5% due to firm yuan, expectations of more OPEC cuts Oil jumped more than $1 a barrel on Thursday on expectations that falling prices could lead to production cuts, coupled with a steadying of the yuan currency after a week of turmoil spurred by an escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions....
2019-08-09, 05:39

Sensex Jumps Over 250 Points, Nifty Hits 11,100: 10 Things To Know Extending gains to a second straight session, domestic stock markets started Friday's session on a higher note tracking advances in Asian peers. The S&P BSE Sensex index rose as much as 284.51 points......
2019-08-09, 09:13

Oil jumps more than 3% on European stockdraw despite demand slowdown forecast Oil prices jumped on Friday, supported by a drop in European inventories and expectations of more OPEC output cuts despite the International Energy Agency reporting demand growth at its lowest since the financial crisis of 2008....
2019-08-10, 04:13

Death toll jumps in southern Myanmar landslide A landslide in a village in Myanmar has left at least 53 people dead, authorities said. Monsoon rains have hammered Myanmar and other countries in the region, flooding vast swathes of land and displacing residents....
2019-08-12, 04:26

Sensex Jumps Over 700 Points From Day's Low As Markets Off 6-Month Trough Domestic stock markets recovered early losses to register sharp gains on Friday afternoon, rebounding from near six-month lows, as buying emerged in metal and energy stocks while IT stocks......
2019-08-23, 14:52

Wall St. climbs as oil jumps after Gulf tanker attacks U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after two days of declines, as energy shares rebounded with oil on concerns of a supply disruption following attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman....
2019-06-14, 00:13

Cop jumps into Hudson River to save suicidal woman An NYPD cop who worked as a lifeguard during his youth put that experience to good use on Sunday and rescued an unhinged woman who jumped into the Hudson River when her boyfriend dumped her, cops said. Officer Christopher Collins and his partner, Officer Tim Poon, were dispatched to Pier 62 in Manha...
2019-08-19, 06:26

Oil jumps on Saudi, Russia support for supply cuts Oil prices rose more than $1 a barrel on Monday after Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq backed an extension of supply cuts for another six to nine months ahead of an OPEC meeting this week....
2019-07-01, 03:52

California man jumps into river to elude homeowner, police SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a California man jumped into a river to elude a homeowner and police following a report of a burglary. The Sacramento Bee reports that 40-year-old Michael Hernandez leapt into the St. John’s River in Visalia following pursuit by a homeowner Saturday. Her...
2019-06-24, 03:26

Trump approval rating jumps, just shy of locking in reelection President Trump’s approval rating has been improving and now is at his all-time high and just a few points shy of what’s needed to guarantee him a second term....
2019-07-19, 21:00

Oil jumps, Brent up more than 2% after U.S. Navy downs Iranian drone Oil prices climbed around 2% on Friday after the U.S. Navy destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows, again raising tensions in the Middle East....
2019-07-19, 06:39

Sensex Jumps Over 300 Points, Nifty Crosses 11,900: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets registered sharp gains on Monday shrugging off early losses, despite weakness in Asian peers amid US-China trade concerns. The S&P BSE Sensex rose as much as 344.84 points to......
2019-05-27, 09:26

Gold: This "Contrarian" Indicator Jumps to 3-Year High Many Main Street investors would probably be surprised at how often the professionals on Wall Street are on the wrong side of major market turns. Gold is a prime example. Learn why this insight is especially important now......
2019-07-18, 03:39

Man jumps in front of train in Times Square: cops A man was struck and killed by a train at the Times Square-42nd Street station early Sunday morning, officials said. The man, who was not identified, jumped in front of a downtown 3 train as it approached the station, police said. The 1, 2 and 3 trains resumed service with delays as of early Sunday....
2019-07-14, 17:00

Oil Jumps on Supply Concerns, as Stockpiles Fall by Most Since 2016 Oil prices extended their gains Wednesday after U.S. oil inventories had their biggest one-week drop since 2016 and investors shifted their focus to supply....
2019-06-27, 20:00

Dog jumps from stolen campervan during police chase – video Woman in stolen campervan leads Los Angeles police on chase in which she smashes into cars and curbs before crashing to a stop against a palm tree with a large dog hanging out of the shattered windscreen. Another dog had jumped out of the moving vehicle and run away before the final crash. Continue ...
2019-05-23, 19:52

Marlin jumps into boat, seriously injuring two men off NSW north coast 100kg fish lands in brothers’ five-metre vessel north of Coffs Harbour, slicing man’s arm openA large marlin weighing up to 100kg jumped into a small boat off the New South Wales coast, seriously injuring two brothers, with one of them suffering a fracture when his arm was sliced open.The marlin bre...
2019-05-23, 13:26

Stranger Things' Joe Keery Jumps on the Bowl Cut Bandwagon Note to self: Never get bangs. The Stranger Things community is in mourning after learning the unfortunate news that Joe Keery has cut his beautiful locks into a bowl cut. He debuted the......
2019-09-14, 08:26

Sensex Jumps Over 300 Points, Nifty Hits 11,350: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets started Thursday's session on a strong note, breaking a five-day losing streak, amid gains in Asian peers. The S&P BSE Sensex index added as much as 322.22 points to 38,169.87......
2019-07-25, 08:39

Currency In Circulation Jumps 17% To Over Rs 21 Lakh Crore In FY19: RBI The demand for the Rs 500 bill has soared the highest and now accounts for over 51 per cent of the value of currency in circulation, said the report....
2019-08-30, 03:52

Sensex Jumps Over 250 Points, Nifty Moves Above 11,900 Mark Share market updates: Top gainers on the Nifty index were NTPC, Bharti Airtel, Coal India, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Asian Paints, trading between 1.00 per cent and 1.83 per cent higher.......
2019-05-30, 07:52

Crude Oil Jumps 5%: See Intraday Elliott Wave Setup (That You’ll See Again. And Again.) In this excerpt from our June 19 Energy Pro Service forecast, see how Elliott waves prepared subscribers for crude oil’s 5%+ rally one day before – and get a glimpse at oil's next move....
2019-06-20, 23:26

Stocks struggle, oil jumps on Middle East tensions European stocks lingered on Monday, hamstrung by dialled-down expectations for a larger U.S. rate cut this month, while escalating tensions in the Middle East boosted oil prices and rising fears for a no-deal Brexit haunted the pound....
2019-07-22, 14:26

Watch: Reds' Jesse Winker jumps to avoid tag at third base Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jesse Winker took to the sky while legging out a triple and jumped over Brewers third baseman Travis Shaw to avoid being tagged out....
2019-06-21, 20:52

Magic Leap jumps from office collaboration to smart cities Magic Leap aims to combine the AR worlds of ubiquitous Glass-like cues and HoloLens-like rich visuals in a bid to build a digital overlay onto our cities. For now, its demos show span entertainment and collaboration....
2019-07-09, 16:26

Homelessness jumps 12 percent across Los Angeles County despite $619M in spending The number of homeless people in Los Angeles County jumped 12 percent over the past year, officials said Tuesday, despite $619 million in government spending to help alleviate the problem. ...
2019-06-05, 03:52

METALS-Copper jumps 1.3% on Trump's tariff delay; focus on ECB London copper prices rose 1.3% on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to a delay in hiking tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese goods by two weeks, while investors awaited news on a possible European Central Bank (ECB) rate cut. The ECB will hold a meeting in Frankfurt on Thurs...
2019-09-12, 07:39

Sensex Jumps Over 350 Points, Nifty Tops 10,900 Mark: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets started Monday's session on a strong note, after the government announced measures to shore up the economy. The S&P BSE Sensex index jumped as much as 393.76 points to touch......
2019-08-27, 03:00

Death toll from India, Nepal, Bangladesh floods jumps to over 300 The death toll from severe flooding in parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh rose to more than 300 on Monday, even as heavy rains are starting to ebb and water levels started to recede in some of the worst-affected areas....
2019-07-22, 12:52

Oil jumps 3% on U.S. crude stocks draw, Gulf of Mexico storm Oil prices jumped 3% on Wednesday after U.S. crude inventories shrank more than expected and as major producers evacuated rigs in the Gulf of Mexico ahead of an expected storm....
2019-07-10, 17:52

Coast Guardsman jumps onto moving narco submarine and punches it In a video released by the U.S. Coast Guard, crew members belonging to the CG Cutter Munro tracked down a semi-submersible with drug runners in the Eastern Pacific Ocean and forced them to stop....
2019-07-12, 01:39

Disapproval of Bolsonaro presidency jumps after Amazon crisis: poll Brazilians saying that President Jair Bolsonaro is doing a "bad or terrible" job rose to 38% from 33% previously, following global outcry over the government's handling of record fires in the Amazon rainforest....
2019-09-02, 15:52

Peugeot-maker PSA's profit jumps on pricing, Opel synergies French carmaker PSA Group delivered a sharp increase in first-half profit, as new models and the integration of Opel-Vauxhall more than made up for weaker emerging-market sales....
2019-07-24, 10:00

Nevada Wildfire Jumps Highway, Damages Power Lines (KSNV/NBC News) Crews worked overnight to contain a brush fire burning on the outskirts of Laughlin, Nevada. The fire had burned more than 100 acres Sunday and was threatening several structures. It also damaged power lines, cutting electricity to several homes and businesses. More than 500 visitors...
2019-08-20, 01:52

NCAA Re-Rank 1-130: Auburn jumps into top 10, while Tennessee and Missouri take tumbles Auburn was the biggest mover in the new NCAA Re-rank, leaping 14 spots to No. 6 after a 27-21 win against Oregon. Clemson and Alabama lead at top.       ...
2019-09-04, 10:13

Parents sue city, DOE after Bronx teen ‘bullied into sex’ jumps off building The parents of a Bronx teen who was bullied into performing sex acts on two boys at school — then went home the same day and jumped off her roof — are suing the city and DOE, claiming her suicide could have been prevented, according to a new lawsuit. Tragic 16-year-old Mya Vizcarrondo ha...
2019-05-29, 01:39

Acacia's Q2 production jumps 19% on higher output from Tanzania mine Acacia Mining on Monday reported a 19% jump in gold production for the second quarter as output from its Tanzania mine improved, adding pressure on majority shareholder Barrick Gold to revise its buyout proposal....
2019-07-08, 09:52

UPDATE 1-Brazil retailer Magazine Luiza Q2 profit jumps 175% Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Magazine Luiza SA said on Monday its second-quarter net profit almost tripled year-on-year, helped by non-recurring tax credits and strong sales driven largely by e-commerce....
2019-08-13, 04:26

REFILE-Schlumberger profit jumps 14.4% on higher international activity Schlumberger NV reported a 14.4% increase in quarterly profit on Friday, as demand in international markets helped the world's largest oilfield services provider counter weakness in North America....
2019-07-19, 13:26

UPDATE 1-Marathon Oil profit jumps 50% on higher U.S. shale production Marathon Oil Corp reported a 50% jump in quarterly adjusted profit on Wednesday, as higher U.S. shale output countered lower realized crude prices and production costs fell....
2019-08-08, 00:26

Rabbi jumps into lake to save kids, ends up drowning A New York rabbi — pontoon boating with his family at an Orange County lake — died over the weekend while trying to save two kids from drowning, cops said. Rabbi Dovid Traube, 38, of Chestnut Ridge, managed to save both of the children, who police described as his relatives, but was unab...
2019-08-20, 05:00

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street jumps after U.S. to delay some China tariffs U.S. stocks turned sharply higher on Tuesday after the U.S. Trade Representative said additional tariffs on some Chinese goods, including cell phones and laptops, will be delayed to Dec. 15....
2019-08-13, 16:52

Oil price jumps after Gulf of Oman tanker 'attacks' - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as tanker fires send crude prices soaringSummary: Oil jumps after Gulf attacksUS: Iran probably responsibleIran: It’s very suspiciousOil up 4.5% on fears of US-Iran tensionsTanker incident in Gulf of OmanTwo tankers hit - Front Altair and K...
2019-06-13, 17:39

Wall Street edges higher as oil jumps after Gulf tanker attacks U.S. stocks rose on Thursday after two days of declines, as energy shares rebounded with oil on concerns of supply disruption following attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman....
2019-06-13, 21:39

U.S. Open: Justin Rose jumps into lead after late surge in first round Justin Rose took advantage of a soft course at Pebble Beach with five birdies for a 6-under 65, grabbing the lead after the first round of the 2019 U.S. Open....
2019-06-14, 08:13

Migrants hurt in North Macedonia after driver jumps from moving truck Police in North Macedonia said on Saturday that 34 Afghan migrants have been injured in a highway accident after the driver of a truck carrying them north toward Serbia jumped from the moving vehicle attempting to escape a police patrol....
2019-07-21, 01:13

Toshiba quarterly profit jumps on cost cuts, but misses estimates Japan's Toshiba Corp reported on Wednesday a 10-fold jump in first-quarter operating profit as it stepped up cost cuts across divisions, but the profit missed analyst estimates....
2019-08-07, 07:39

Cruise ship worker jumps into sea to rescue passenger who fell overboard A cruise ship member dove into the water to rescue a passenger who had fallen overboard in Italy. The Irish woman, who has not been identified, reportedly fell from the MSC Seaview cruise ship on Monday while it was at the Italian city of Genoa. A cruise ship crew member saw the woman fall into......
2019-06-21, 19:39

UPDATE 1-Centene raises 2019 forecast as second-quarter profit jumps 65% Centene Corp, which is buying smaller rival WellCare Health Plans Inc, on Tuesday reported a 65% jump in quarterly profit and raised its 2019 earnings forecast, as it benefited from sales of its health plans for low-income people....
2019-07-23, 14:13

‘Disturbed’ man jumps into Prospect Park Lake, rescued by NYPD divers Multiple 911 callers told police that the man jumped into the lake near Prospect Park West around 11:20 a.m. and started behaving erratically, then refused to get out of the water, cops said....
2019-08-01, 22:52

Dollar jumps, stocks fall after Fed rate outlook; pound stalls The dollar index hit a more than 2-year high and stocks tumbled after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Wednesday's 25-basis-point rate cut was not the same as the beginning of a lengthy easing cycle....
2019-08-01, 00:13

‘Escape genius’ bear jumps electric fence to evade rangers He’s the Houdini of bears. A 3-year-old male brown bear known as M49 beat the odds and broke free from captivity just hours after being captured in Italy on Sunday. The furry escape artist was detained in Trentino, a northern province, but within hours had scaled a 13-foot-high electric fence ...
2019-07-19, 02:52

METALS-Shanghai aluminium jumps to over 9-mth high on China supply worries Shanghai aluminium hit an over nine-month high on Tuesday, tracking gains in London in the previous session, as fears of a shortage added to gains from China's measures to boost the economy....
2019-08-20, 07:26

Rat jumps into deep fryer at Whataburger in Texas, viral video shows The video shows a tiny rat seemingly scurrying on a kitchen counter allegedly located in a Whataburger in Bastrop, Texas.       ...
2019-09-03, 20:13

Easing political worries lift global shares, pound jumps Britain's pound bounced from three-year lows on Wednesday after a parliamentary vote raised the prospect of another delay to Brexit, while an easing of worries about political risk in Italy helped push world stocks higher....
2019-09-04, 17:00

GRAINS-Wheat jumps nearly 1%, gains checked as U.S. crop fears ease U.S. wheat futures rose nearly 1% on Thursday to rebound from a near one-week low, though gains were checked amid easing concerns about the state of the North American crops....
2019-06-06, 07:52

METALS-Shanghai nickel jumps, LME 3-month spread at decade high Shanghai nickel prices surged, while a key indicator of supply shortage jumped to a decade high on Friday, amid ongoing worries about supplies disruption from top ore producer Indonesia....
2019-08-16, 12:52

Death toll in hotel attack in Somalia's Kismayu jumps to 26: regional president The death toll from the attack on a hotel in Somalia's port city of Kismayu has risen to 26, with Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians among the dead, Jubbaland region's president said on Saturday....
2019-07-13, 11:13

Chance of disorderly Brexit jumps; eventual free trade deal still likely: Poll The likelihood Britain and the European Union part ways without a deal has jumped in the past month, according to economists in a Reuters poll, as most candidates jockeying to take over as prime minister appear to have adopted a hard line stance....
2019-06-14, 14:52

Pro volleyball star Eric Zaun jumps to his death from Atlantic City casino Professional volleyball player Eric Zaun jumped to his death from the 29th floor of an Atlantic City casino earlier this week, police said. Eric Zaun, 25, of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, was found unresponsive in the parking lot of the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa early Tuesday evening after apparently j...
2019-06-14, 17:13

Mortgage refinancing jumps as rates tumble but loans for home purchases drop again Mortgage rates fell for the fourth straight week leading to a surge in refinancing. But mortgage applications for home purchases fell.        ...
2019-05-23, 00:13

MTA worker jumps onto live subway track, stops train from hitting woman MTA worker Anthony Mannino went from signal maintainer to hero on Wednesday — jumping onto a live track to stop a train from hitting a woman in Brooklyn, sources said. Mannino was on a job near the Newkirk Plaza Q station around 10:30 a.m. when he saw straphangers yelling about a person being ...
2019-08-08, 04:39

Giggles and 'joy jumps': rats love games of hide and squeak, scientists find Rodents enjoyed being found by humans and would hide again to keep the game goingThe next time you see a rat darting for cover, consider this: it might just want to have a playful game of hide-and-seek.A group of neuroscientists in Germany spent several weeks hanging out with rodents in a small room...
2019-09-13, 08:00

72-year-old man jumps to his death, wife found murdered inside apartment: police A 72-year-old man jumped to his death late Sunday night from his Manhattan apartment, where cops later found his 78-year-old wife — dead on a living room sofa with multiple stab wounds, according to police. The couple’s bodies were found at 210 Sherman Avenue in Inwood. Their identities ...
2019-08-19, 21:52

Gallup: Trump leadership rating jumps, beats Obama on issues, ideology More Americans believe that President Trump has the personality and leadership qualities to be president than two years ago, and he topped former President Barack Obama’s rating for working on issues most important to them, according to a new survey....
2019-05-28, 21:00

Watch: Great white shark jumps out of water to steal fish from line A young boy reeling in a fish on a charter boat off the Massachusetts coast received a shock when a great white shark jumped out of the water to steal his catch....
2019-07-23, 00:52

Shark Jumps Out Of Water, Snatches Fish From Line In Hair-Raising Video A video that has gone viral online shows the group fishing on a boat in Cape Cod when a great white shark leaps out of water to snatch a fish they had caught....
2019-07-22, 18:13

Texas Dem star Wendy Davis plots comeback, jumps into congressional race Wendy Davis – the pink sneaker-wearing Texas Democrat who rose to fame among liberals for her 13-hour filibuster of a state Senate abortion bill in 2013, and then lost a high-profile run for governor a year later – announced Monday she plans to run for a U.S. House seat....
2019-07-22, 19:00

Oil jumps 2.4% as new Saudi minister commits to output cuts, Netanyahu calls for action against Iran Oil prices rose on Monday after the new Saudi energy minister, Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, confirmed expectations that there would be no radical change in his country's oil policy....
2019-09-10, 00:00

UAE jumps 16 places globally to rank 25th in fastest fixed broadband speed in June UAE has jumped 16 places to rank 25th in fixed broadband speed and connectivity globally, according to Ookla’s Global Speed test Index conducted in June this year.The global speed test compares internet speed data from around the world on a monthly basis. Data for the index comes from th...
2019-07-19, 10:52

Nikkei edges up as Fast Retailing jumps; Yaskawa's earnings drag on machinery stocks Japan's Nikkei edged higher in choppy trade on Friday, helped by index heavyweight Fast Retailing, but weak profits from some firms such as Yaskawa Electric dragged on machinery stocks....
2019-07-12, 10:39

U.S. Coast Guard jumps onto moving suspected drug-smuggling submarine in Pacific Ocean The US Coast Guard cutter Munro intercepted several suspected drug-smuggling vessels, including a semi-submersible vessel and two boats in June 2019.        ...
2019-07-12, 12:39

Man Held In Bowling Green After Deputy Jailer Fires Shot, Suspect Jumps Off Bridge BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police were investigating after a deputy jailer fired his gun at an alleged attacker. Investigators said 20-year-old Dylon Kirby confronted members of a jail work crew Thursday at a job site. According to an arrest report, supervising Deputy Jailer Chris Troutman ...
2019-06-29, 17:13

GLOBAL MARKETS-Easing political worries in Europe lift shares, pound jumps Britain's pound bounced from three-year lows on Wednesday after a parliamentary vote raised the prospect of another delay to Brexit while an easing of worries about political risk in Italy also helped push world stocks higher....
2019-09-04, 11:52

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin millionaire threatened by home invader with shotgun – jumps off balcony’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Rousseau used to say: If you love yourself, you won’t do drugs! Bitcoin Price We cl...
2019-09-09, 19:39

Woman jumps from window to escape brutal 6-hour rape in Queens, suspect on the loose _____ The New York Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man accused of brutally raping a female acquaintance multiple times at his home in Queens. The woman, who is 29, jumped out of a window to escape. Michael Hosang, 53, is accused of raping the woman multiple t...
2019-06-02, 20:39

Chinese shares surge amid positive US-China trade development; yuan jumps Stocks in Asia rose in Wednesday morning trade following positive developments overnight on the U.S.-China trade front, while the offshore yuan jumped....
2019-06-19, 05:39

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street ends flat as energy jumps, tech slips The S&P 500 ended flat on Tuesday as a rally in energy and industrial shares countered a drop in the technology and real estate sectors as investors favored value over growth stocks....
2019-09-11, 00:26

Asia stocks rise as investors watch US-China trade developments, Shenzhen jumps more than 2% Stocks in Asia traded higher Tuesday afternoon as investors watch for developments on the U.S.-China trade front following a recent escalation in tensions....
2019-08-27, 07:26

‘Fools:’ Jalen Rose jumps into spiraling Molly Qerim-LaVar Ball controversy Jalen Rose is trying to end the spiraling controversy between his wife Molly Qerim and LaVar Ball. Ball was banned from ESPN after an inappropriate back-and-forth with the “First Take” host. Qerim said, “can I switch gears with you for a second?” to which Ball responded, “you can s...
2019-06-28, 18:52

Debt-laden Anheuser-Busch InBev's stock jumps after it agrees to sell its Australian unit Shares of Anheuser-Busch InBev jumped Friday morning after the company confirmed the sale of its Australian business, a week after it called off the initial public offering of its Asian business....
2019-07-19, 14:52

Navy Chief of Info Twitter account tweets for first time in years, jumps into latest controversy The official Twitter account of the Navy Chief of Information attempted to do damage control over the report that the White House requested the removal of the USS McCain during President Trump's trip to Japan, sending out its first tweet in over five years. ...
2019-05-30, 08:26

#ImWithKap: Nike’s Market Value Jumps $3 Billion After Colin Kaepernick Gets Betsy Ross Sneakers Pulled From Shelves Republicans have been big mad since Nike decided to pull its Betsy Ross-inspired Air Max 1 USA sneakers. But it turns out that being on the right side of history just netted the footwear and apparel company a cool $3 billion in market value....
2019-07-13, 08:52

Opera jumps into gaming with Opera GX browser – whatever that is You may not have heard of it, but Opera is a web browser competing with the likes of Chrome and Firefox to be the best browser. It may not have much going for it in terms of market share, but it's a quality browser. Now, it seems the company behind the browser wants to offer something special f...
2019-05-21, 22:13

How to Find Out the Age of Your Plane While the safety of a plane depends more on how it’s maintained by the airline than its age, a plane’s age can play a pretty critical role in how comfortable you are while you’re on board. Older planes are going to be the ones that don’t have screens for in-flight entertainment, or the ones that hav...
2019-07-02, 02:00

How to Fall Asleep on a Plane Whether you’re flying for business, pleasure or obligation, chances are you wouldn’t mind a little extra sleep. Traveling takes you out of your usual environment and schedule, and often means extra-early mornings or late nights. If you’re taking a red eye, it’s going to run havoc with your sleep sch...
2019-07-15, 23:26

Do a Hard Workout Before Getting on a Plane On a busy travel day, often the last thing I want to do is add another preparatory task. But in an interview, the founder of Allbirds revealed that his best travel tip is to exercise before flying. And his logic is sound:...
2019-08-26, 22:00

Never Bring Fireworks Onto a Plane Never fly with fireworks (or anything even close to fireworks). Fireworks are considered explosive devices that could ignite mid-flight, and the TSA will confiscate them from any carry-ons or checked luggage....
2019-07-03, 23:00

This plane flew on D-Day. Now it's back in the air Douglas C-53 planes took paratroopers from England to France during World War II's D-Day invasion 75 years ago. Find out what it takes to keep one still flying in the sky today....
2019-06-05, 16:26

10 things that happen before your plane can take off Sitting in the terminal building waiting to be called for our flight is a regular occurrence for most of us -- but what's really going on out there on the ramp while we're inside staring at our phones?...
2019-07-09, 19:00

| Canada PM plane collides with media bus Justin Trudeau's re-election bid suffered a setback out of the gate when a bus carrying journalists collided with his campaign plane at a whistlestop in westernmost Canada, forcing him to fly a loaner....
2019-09-13, 09:39

3 rescued after plane crashes in Alaska ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Coast Guard says a plane has crashed in Alaska’s Prince William Sound. Officials say all three people on board the Cessna A185F Skywagon were picked up Tuesday by good Samaritans following the crash. Two of the people were being flown by helicopter to an Anchorage ...
2019-05-22, 04:00

On a Trip Around the World, and the Plane Just Left Without Me The 52 Places Traveler faces a travel nightmare getting out of Brazil — and so rewrites the itinerary, spends 40-plus hours in transit and lands in the perfect place to recover: Mexico’s Costalegre....
2019-07-16, 12:52

The Best Plane Snack Is a Mandarin Orange Flying is a dreary affair that is completely devoid of glamour. The seats are bad. The air is bad. The food is bad. Distracting oneself from all the bad is the only way to get through a flight, and (surprise, surprise) I like to distract myself with food....
2019-07-15, 18:52

President to America: Look at Big Boy Plane Mommy! President Donald Trump unveiled a series of new designs for a proposed patriotic upgrade to Air Force One’s exterior during a new interview with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos....
2019-06-13, 15:39

Ask the Captain: Why would an airline fly a plane with just one passenger? While it may seem silly to fly a nearly-empty plane, airlines do it anyway because the flight needs to be somewhere the next day or to move cargo.       ...
2019-08-14, 19:39

Add This to Things You Can’t Take on a Plane: Missile Launcher The weapon was found in a man’s checked luggage in Baltimore. He said he was a military service member and wanted to take it home as a souvenir from Kuwait....
2019-08-01, 00:39

How to Transport a Dead Body by Plane People die every day—and yes, that includes when they’re traveling. It’s not something most of us think about when planning a trip, but for some, it’s an unfortunate reality. But what do you do if you’re traveling with someone and they pass away? It’s not like you can Weekend-at-Bernie’s them and fl...
2019-07-18, 03:26

Leaving on a jet plane to chase Muhammad Ali In September 1978, legendary Boxing News editor Harry Mullan went to America for the first time. Waiting for him was Muhammad Ali preparing to make history against Leon Spinks The post Leaving on a jet plane to chase Muhammad Ali appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 22:52

This Is What It's Like To Be Rescued After Your Plane Crashes In The Forest Little planes go down all the time, and it would really help people get into them if the occupants didn’t die every time one did. That’s what makes the Cirrus SR22 such a brilliant little aircraft, as it has a parachute not just for the pilot, or the passengers, but the entire damn plane. And while...
2019-08-06, 00:26

Nine people die in Hawaii plane crash No survivors in crash on the North Shore of Oahu after plane burst into flamesNine people have died in a plane crash in Hawaii, officials said.The crash occurred on Friday evening on the North Shore of Oahu. Officials say there were no survivors in the crash at Dillingham Airfield.Honolulu’s police ...
2019-06-22, 10:52

Amazon wildfires get some help from US firefighting plane A firefighting plane from California made its way to South America on Friday to help local authorities fight the massive wildfires burning up in parts of the Amazon....
2019-08-24, 16:52

Family of four among victims of Dallas plane crash A family of four — including two teenagers and their high-profile, interior-designer mother who worked on Trump World Tower in New York — were identified Monday as victims of the recent Dallas plane crash that killed 10. Ornella Ellard was among those killed when a private twin-engine Beechcraft air...
2019-07-02, 03:52

US: Plane crash in Texas leaves 10 dead The small private plane crashed into a hangar during taking off, killing 10 people. Authorities are investigating the causes of the crash, which took place in a suburb of the city of Dallas....
2019-07-01, 08:00

9 killed in skydiving plane crash in Hawaii A sunset skydiving excursion turned tragic when a twin-engine plane crashed shortly after taking off in Oahu, Hawaii, killing all nine people on board. The state’s Department of Transportation confirmed the crash early Saturday in a tweet. The aircraft, a Beechcraft 65 King Air, crashed Friday at ab...
2019-06-22, 15:13

TPD sergeant killed in plane crash in Benson TUCSON – A Tucson Police Department sergeant has died after he was involved in a plane crash Wednesday morning in Benson. According to Benson Police Department, Sgt. Timothy George Froebe was piloting an ultralight plane when his aircraft crashed in Benson. Police said the sergeant was killed ...
2019-09-05, 08:52

In 1962, A Lost U-2 Spy Plane Nearly Triggered World War III In October 1962, the Cuban Missile Crisis threatened to escalate into global thermonuclear war. The United States and Soviet Union both mobilized over nuclear missiles in Cuba, and a single spark could have effectively ended civilization. But what’s not well-remembered today is that at the height of...
2019-08-27, 23:13

9 dead after small plane crashes in Hawaii There were no survivors after the twin engine King Air plane crashed Friday night near Dillingham Airfield, on Oahu’s North Shore, Hawaii Department of Transportation spokesman Tim Sakahara said....
2019-06-22, 18:26

Iran displays debris, says US spy plane near drone The head of the Revolutionary Guard's aerospace division has said that a manned US spy plane was near a surveillance drone it shot down but Iran chose not to target it.        ...
2019-06-21, 20:13

10 killed when plane crashes on takeoff in Texas All ten people on board were killed when a small airplane struggled to gain altitude after taking off from a Dallas-area airport Sunday, veered to the left and plunged into a hangar, local authorities and witnesses said. (July 1)        ...
2019-07-01, 10:01

The Latest: 9 killed when plane used in sky dives crashes HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a fatal plane crash in Hawaii (all times local): 9:40 p.m. Honolulu’s fire chief says the plane that crashed Friday night, killing nine people on board was an aircraft used in a sky dive operation. Fire chief Manuel Neves says there were no survivors in the crash ...
2019-06-22, 15:00

US Millionaire Put Plane On Autopilot To Have Sex With 15-Year-Old Girl A 53-year-old millionaire trader could get five-year jail term after pleading guilty to engaging in sex acts with a 15-year-old girl, once even putting his private plane in autopilot mode for the......
2019-05-22, 04:26

10 dead after small plane crashes in Dallas Ten people were killed on Sunday when a small plane they were flying in crashed into an airplane hanger at a Dallas airport, a report said. There were no survivors after the twin-engine Beechcraft aircraft smashed into the hanger, setting it on fire at Addison Airport at around 9 a.m., according to ...
2019-07-01, 09:52

Someone Built A Working Plane In Minecraft And It Looks Terrifying Over on the Minecraft subreddit, MrCatFace8885 has created a rather impressive and scary looking plane. Using Redstone, slime blocks and pistons, MrCatFace8885 was able to build a working plane in Minecraft without special mods. Though I’m not sure I would actually want to fly in this loud, convulsi...
2019-09-14, 22:52

Plane crashes into North Carolina home A single-engine plane crashed into a North Carolina home, killing the pilot and someone inside, authorities said. Another person in the house was seriously hurt. (June 28)        ...
2019-06-28, 22:13

10 killed in plane crash at Texas airport Ten people were killed when an airplane crashed into a hangar and burst into flames shortly after takeoff at a Texas airport, according to officials....
2019-07-01, 18:52

‘Miracle on the Hudson’ plane going into storage until 2022 The passenger jet from “The Miracle on the Hudson” is headed for storage while the North Carolina museum where it has been stored closes temporarily as it seeks a new home, according to a report. The US Airway Airbus A320, which gained immortality in 2009 when Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger ditched it...
2019-07-11, 17:00

Watch a plane land itself truly autonomously for the first time A team of German researchers has created an automatic landing system for small aircraft that lets them touch down not only without a pilot, but without any of the tech on the ground that lets other planes do it. It could open up a new era of autonomous flight — and make ordinary landings safer, to b...
2019-07-06, 01:52

When A Turtle Nearly Got Sucked Into Passenger Plane's Engine A turtle that wandered onto the runway at the Gold Coast Airport in Australia, caused more than a few problems for travellers on board an Adelaide-bound flight, authorities said on Friday....
2019-07-05, 09:26

Man who fell from plane 'could be Nairobi airport employee' Fingerprints from body found in London garden sent to Kenya in effort to identify himThe fingerprints of a man whose frozen body fell into a garden in London from the landing gear of a Kenya Airways plane are being analysed after being sent by British police to Nairobi, where investigators suspect h...
2019-07-04, 01:26

Watch this plucky little robot dog pull a three-ton plane The increased use of robots is often seen as a threat to human jobs. Ford's delivery robot may help improve efficiency, but there will be concerns about delivery drivers being put out of work. There are, however, plenty of instances of robots completing tasks that a human simply couldn't -...
2019-05-24, 15:00

Plane pill poppers become nude zombies It was a fun flight for travel writer John Vlahides as he flew from London to San Francisco in 2008. He taught a flight attendant how to tie a Bedouin turban with an airplane blanket, and then showed a sleepless young boy how to make paper airplanes. Sailing them over passengers' heads in the econom...
2019-07-03, 17:52

MH370 pilot was in control of plane ‘until the end’: investigators The apparently depressed pilot of the Malaysian airliner that disappeared more than five years ago with 239 people aboard was in control of the plane “until the end” and made “abnormal turns” before crashing, according to French investigators. The team was given access to a “considerable amount” of ...
2019-07-12, 21:26

WWII researcher: Sea wreck must be plane of US MIA pilot ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A researcher says wreckage on the ocean floor near a Japanese island must be from a fighter-bomber that crashed in 1945 with an American pilot who is still listed as missing in action. Researcher Justin Taylan said this week that the aircraft lies on coral reef about 70 feet (21)...
2019-05-25, 00:26

Recorder found in Texas plane crash Federal investigators said Monday that they have started analyzing the cockpit voice recorder from a small plane that struck a hangar after taking off from a suburban Dallas airport, killing all 10 people on board. (July 2)        ...
2019-07-02, 15:52

Report: Dubai plane that crashed followed others too close DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Experts investigating a fatal airplane crash that killed four people working on improvements at Dubai International Airport say the aircraft involved had followed too close to other larger planes just before the crash. A preliminary report released Sunday by the Un...
2019-06-23, 16:00

Report: Dubai plane that crashed followed others too closely Experts investigating a fatal airplane crash that killed four people working on improvements at Dubai International Airport say the aircraft involved had followed too close to other larger planes just before the crash...
2019-06-23, 13:26

Small plane crashes onto beach, no one hurt A small plane was forced to make an emergency landing a few feet off the shores of a beach in Ocean City, Maryland. The moment was captured on camera, showing the jet skidding across the shallow water. The 23-year-old pilot had engine trouble. The pilot didn’t think he could make it to a near...
2019-07-17, 22:52

Could you give up flying? Meet the no-plane pioneers Growing numbers of travellers are abandoning air travel to help save the planet – even if it means spending 14 days on a trainIt has taken Roger Tyers four days to reach Moscow by train from Kiev. His destination is Beijing: a trip that will take 14 days, with a couple of overnight stops along the w...
2019-05-22, 07:52

Boat or plane? Legacy of the Caspian Sea Monster In the late 1960s, decades deep into the Cold War, US intelligence analysts monitoring the Caspian Sea came across satellite images of an oddly shaped, winged machine of huge proportions....
2019-06-21, 12:52

Cuban man, 26, arrested after stowing away on plane to Miami, CBP says A 26-year-old Cuban man was arrested at Miami International Airport early Friday after he was found in the cargo hold of a flight that had arrived from Havana, officials said....
2019-08-18, 10:39

NTSB: Dale Jr.'s plane bounced, went off runway Investigators say the plane carrying NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family bounced, veered off the runway and ended up on a Tennessee state highway during a crash landing....
2019-08-17, 02:00

3 killed when small plane crashes in PA backyard A small plane has crashed in the backyard of an eastern Pennsylvania home, killing three people aboard the aircraft.        ...
2019-08-09, 22:13

FedEx to end Amazon’s contract for plane service FedEx said on Friday it has decided to not renew its contract with Amazon for US cargo delivery through FedEx Express, the unit that delivers packages on planes. The move comes as Amazon builds out its own delivery network of planes, trucks and vans, a move seen as a long-term challenge to FedEx and...
2019-06-07, 23:39

Small plane crashes into house in New York According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the plane crashed into a house in Union Vale, near Poughkeepsie.        ...
2019-08-18, 03:00

Colombia plane crash kills seven: authorities A small plane crashed near the southwestern Colombian city of Popayan on Sunday, killing seven of the nine passengers aboard, the city's mayor and the country's civil aviation authority said....
2019-09-16, 03:13

Climate activists to skip plane and sailboat to US Greta Thunberg, the teen-aged global environmental activist, plans to take her message to America the old-fashioned way: by boat.        ...
2019-07-31, 21:39

Man accused of sex with teen on plane sentenced to 7 years TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man accused of engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl on his private airplane after he set it on autopilot has been sentenced to seven years in prison. Fifty-three-year-old Stephen Bradley Mell, a former CEO of a New Jersey investment firm, was sentence...
2019-06-19, 00:52

2 dead after small plane crashes in New York Flately says the aircraft was flying from Long Island's MacArthur Airport to New Bedford, Massachusetts, when it experienced "some type of mechanical failure" and crashed....
2019-06-09, 00:13

Airbus A300: Plane that launched an empire Take a look at the fascinating history of the Airbus A300, the plane that launched an aviation empire and challenged American dominance of commercial flight....
2019-06-01, 10:52

Man saves pilot from burning plane in Phoenix PHOENIX (KPNX) – A man is being called a hero after he pulled a pilot from a fiery plane crash west of the Deer Valley Airport two days ago. Thomas Hunnicutt said he and his wife were trying to call 911, but the line was busy. The flames were spreading quickly, so he said he acted to keep them...
2019-06-14, 12:52

Where Your Emotional Support Animal Is Allowed to Sit on a Plane In May, a man was attacked by an emotional support animal while flying on Delta; according to a lawsuit filed by the passenger, the animal tried repeatedly to sit on its owner’s lap before the attack—though ESAs are required to remain on the floor per Delta’s rules—while attendants ignored the airl...
2019-08-14, 19:13

737 Max crisis could destroy Boeing's plans for new plane Problems with Boeing's 737 Max killed 346 people. The plane's grounding has cost the company billions of dollars and caused problems for airlines around the globe....
2019-08-14, 09:39

Boeing Plane Deliveries Tumble So Far in 2019 Boeing said it delivered 38% fewer planes in the first seven months of 2019 than a year ago—falling further behind rival Airbus—as the impact of grounding the 737 MAX jetliner weighs on the U.S. plane maker....
2019-08-14, 03:39

Pak Decides To Let PM's Plane Fly Through Airspace For Shanghai Summit Pakistan on Monday decided in principle to let Prime Minister Narendra Modi's aircraft fly over its airspace to Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan where he has to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)......
2019-06-10, 22:39

How will they move the Russian plane that landed in a cornfield? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and philosophical conceptsA Russian passenger plane made an emergency landing in a cornfield near Moscow last week. How will it be moved to fly again or w...
2019-08-20, 18:52

Passenger opens plane exit instead of toilet A passenger on a UK-Pakistan flight at Manchester Airport caused severe delays after opening the emergency exit door in an attempt to reach the bathroom....
2019-06-10, 18:26

Pentagon: Cost of F-35 fighter plane program up by $25B The cost of the U.S. military's F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter program rose by $25 billion in 2018, the Pentagon said in a report, because of Block 4 upgrades, integration of nuclear weapons and deployment costs....
2019-08-06, 07:26

Three die in Germany as plane slams into hardware store Three people have died after a small plane crashed into a building in southwestern Germany. The aircraft, which appeared to be attempting an unscheduled landing nearby, slammed into a hardware store....
2019-07-21, 05:26

One dead after small plane crashes into house near Poughkeepsie A small plane crashed into a house in Dutchess County on Saturday, killing at least one of the three men on board, authorities said. The crash also critically injured a woman who was in the home, which was destroyed in the raging blaze that followed, authorities said. Another man believed to have be...
2019-08-18, 14:00

| Madagascar says remains of UK student who fell from plane now found Police in Madagascar said villagers had found the remains of a British student who apparently jumped from a plane after opening the aircraft door in mid-air....
2019-08-08, 06:39

2 dead, 1 unaccounted for after plane crashes into house in New York According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the plane crashed into a house in Union Vale, near Poughkeepsie.        ...
2019-08-18, 11:52

Passengers hurt by turbulence, plane lands in Hawaii Dozens of people were injured when an Air Canada flight to Australia encountered unexpected turbulence, forcing the plane to land in Hawaii on Thursday. (July 11)        ...
2019-07-12, 01:13

‘The plane is too heavy’ – and readers' other budget airline disasters After a passenger boarded an easyJet plane that had a row of backless seats, readers reveal tales of low-cost flying nightmaresBooking a cheap flight can seem a good idea. But reality brings surprises. Such as one easyJet customer’s tweet claiming to show a woman on a flight from London to Geneva si...
2019-08-07, 13:26

Airbus set to topple Boeing as biggest plane maker Boeing has seen a sharp fall in deliveries as its best-selling MAX jets remain grounded following two fatal crashes. The US plane maker has not reported any new orders for the MAX planes for three months on the trot....
2019-07-10, 15:52

64 years ago, the vaunted U-2 spy plane took its first flight, and it happened by accident The U-2 spy plane lifted off for the first time on August 1, 1955. That first flight didn't go as planned, bu the Dragon Lady is still flying today. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. On August 1, 1955, a prototype of the U-2 spy plane sprinted down a runway at Groom Lake in Nevada...
2019-08-08, 01:52

The body of teenager who fell from a plane in Madagascar found The body of a British teenager who died after mysteriously falling from a plane over Madagascar has been found, authorities in the country have confirmed, as police investigate whether she intentionally threw herself from the aircraft....
2019-08-08, 02:13

3 killed when small plane crashes in backyard of home A small plane has crashed in the backyard of an eastern Pennsylvania home, killing all three people aboard the aircraft.        ...
2019-08-09, 12:00

Mysterious X-37B military space plane caught on camera Skywatcher and satellite tracker Ralf Vandebergh of the Netherlands recently caught a rare glimpse of the U.S. Air Force's secretive X-37B space plane ....
2019-07-08, 19:26

Russian plane's emergency landing injures 23 A passenger jet made an emergency landing in a field outside of one of Moscow's airports Thursday after colliding with a flock of birds, injuring at least 23 people, Russian officials said.        ...
2019-08-16, 14:26

7 people identified from Texas plane crash that killed 10 Seven of the 10 people killed in a plane crash on Sunday at Addison Airport were identified on Monday as federal investigators said they have recovered the cockpit voice recorder from the aircraft....
2019-07-02, 13:52

Body of plane stowaway found in London garden A stowaway reportedly fell out of a Kenya Airways plane, landing in a residential garden in South London. Veuer's Sam Berman has the full story.        ...
2019-07-02, 15:52

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Family Are ‘Safe’ After Plane Crash The plane, with Earnhardt, his wife and their young daughter on board, rolled off a runway near Bristol, Tenn., where NASCAR has a race this weekend....
2019-08-16, 20:26

What we know about Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s plane crash in Tennessee NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr., his family and two pilots survived a fiery plane crash Thursday in Tennessee. No injuries were reported after the crash.       ...
2019-08-17, 00:26

A Russian ‘Spy Plane’ Was Spotted Over the Midwest. But It’s Totally Normal (Yes, Really) It reads like something out of a conspiracy theory. On Tuesday, Russia sent a surveillance plane over the Midwest, and the U.S. military didn’t do anything to stop it. Keen observers spotted the plane, a Tupolev Tu-154M, on commercial flight trackers as it entered U.S. airspace on Aug. 11 and ...
2019-08-17, 03:13

"Will Send You Plane, Come Here, Observe": J&K Governor To Rahul Gandhi Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday hit out at Rahul Gandhi for his remarks that there have been reports of violence in Jammu and Kashmir. Mr Malik said he will send an aircraft for......
2019-08-12, 18:00

1 dead, 1 unaccounted for after plane crashes into house in New York According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the plane crashed into a house in Union Vale, near Poughkeepsie.        ...
2019-08-18, 05:00

"Not Concept, It's Reality": Next-Gen Plane To Track Your Bathroom Visits Attention airline bathroom loiterers: The next generation of Airbus aircraft will track how long you've been in there. It's all part of an effort to make commercial cabins a digitally aware domain.......
2019-09-13, 04:13

Why changing a plane ticket can cost more than the original flight The simplest mistake can cost you anywhere up to £160 to correct depending on how soon you notice itAmid all the hassle involved in getting the family out of the door for the summer holidays, it may not be forgetting a bag, vital medication or leaving the kitchen window open that causes the greatest...
2019-07-07, 10:26

Army dad runs off plane to meet newborn daughter Army Private First Class Matthew was overseas when they found out they were pregnant. He was overseas when their baby girl was born. But her Army dad is here now. "Hi mi amor."        ...
2019-08-10, 02:00

Refunds for US-to-Dominican Republic plane tickets up 127 percent The number of refunds for plane tickets from the US to the Dominican Republic skyrocketed 127 percent so far this year, compared to the same period last year, amid the recent string of tourist deaths and illnesses in the embattled country, according to findings released this week. Research conducted...
2019-07-02, 22:39

Plane with missing wheel lands at Tel Aviv airport A plane coming from the German city of Cologne has made an emergency landing at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport. Ground staff in Germany reported that tire pieces had been found on the runway after takeoff....
2019-07-01, 20:39

"It Was In Front Of Us": Plane Crashes On US Highway, Hits Vehicle A small plane crashed after takeoff and struck a car Thursday morning in Prince George's County, Maryland, hitting the vehicle on U.S. 50 and injuring two people inside, authorities said....
2019-09-13, 04:13

Plane passenger throws laptop at boyfriend for ‘looking at other women’ A crazed airplane passenger threw a laptop at her boyfriend’s head on a packed jet — enraged at him looking at other women. A viral video watched more than 4 million times by Tuesday caught the expletive-filled fight between the couple as other American Airlines passengers pulled awkward...
2019-07-23, 20:13

Passenger plane in near-miss with drone at Gatwick airport Pilot of Airbus A320 aircraft with up to 186 passengers was forced to take avoiding actionAn airliner carrying up to 186 passengers was forced to take avoiding action after a drone was spotted, a near-miss report has revealed.The incident involved an Airbus A320 approaching Gatwick airport and a dar...
2019-08-28, 14:26

Norway's first electric plane crash-lands on lake Norway's first battery-powered aircraft crash-landed on a lake on Wednesday, in a setback for the country's aviation strategy, although police said the pilot and passenger both escaped unhurt....
2019-08-14, 23:00

'Plane crash' that led to police search now thought to be meteor Glowing object flying through the air led to land and air search in south-west EnglandA suspected light aircraft crash that sparked a police land and air search in south-west England is now thought to have been a meteor.Members of the public called emergency services and reported that a glowing obje...
2019-09-09, 03:13

American Airlines mechanic charged with sabotaging a plane An American Airlines mechanic has been arrested and charged with sabotaging a plane after he allegedly obstructed a plane's navigation system, prompting the crew to abort takeoff....
2019-09-06, 18:00

See What Happens When People Disregard Safety Instructions in a Plane Emergency If you’ve been on an airplane enough times, you probably have the safety information memorized: “In the event of an evacuation, please proceed calmly to the nearest emergency exit,” and so on....
2019-08-29, 22:26

Venezuelan fighter jet ‘aggressively shadowed’ US intelligence plane A Venezuelan fighter jet “aggressively shadowed” an American intelligence plane in international airspace, according to US authorities who on Sunday blamed Russia’s “irresponsible military support” of the “illegitimate regime.” The US military on Sunday rele...
2019-07-22, 02:39

Bare feet, kimchi and a peacock on a plane? Really? Air travelers need to do better. What we’re seeing in the air now is narcissistic, passive-aggressive, toddler-like behavior. Why else would you swipe a touch screen with your foot?       ...
2019-08-30, 17:39

Plane with 8 people crashes into resort area in Philippines A small plane carrying eight people has crashed into a resort area south of the Philippine capital and exploded in flames, and at least one body was recovered from the wreckage...
2019-09-01, 13:26

Trainee pilot lands plane after instructor passes out Piloting a plane as it soars above the clouds is a dream for many people, but it quickly turned into the stuff of nightmares for one man in Australia....
2019-09-02, 12:00

On Plane to Africa, Pope Shrugs Off His American Critics En route to Mozambique at the start of a six-day trip, Pope Francis called it “an honor that the Americans attack me,” and seemed eager to read a new book about it....
2019-09-05, 07:13

Boeing Max 737: airlines delay plane's return until November Southwest, American and United Airlines all put back return date for troubled jetThe swift return of Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft to the skies was put further in doubt this week with airlines signalling that they do not hope to operate the plane any time soon.With more than four months already elapsed ...
2019-07-19, 20:13

U.S. says Venezuelan plane aggressively shadowed a U.S. military aircraft The U.S. military on Sunday accused a Venezuelan fighter aircraft of "aggressively" shadowing a U.S. Navy EP-3 Aries II plane over international airspace, a fresh sign of growing hostility between the two countries....
2019-07-21, 22:13

Man climbs onto plane wing before takeoff at Nigeria airport An Azman Air plane had been waiting for clearance to takeoff from Lagos, Nigeria, when a man climbed onto the wing.       ...
2019-07-20, 06:52

US Says Venezuelan Plane "Aggressively" Shadowed Their Military Aircraft The U.S. military on Sunday accused a Venezuelan fighter aircraft of "aggressively" shadowing a U.S. Navy EP-3 Aries II plane over international airspace, in yet another sign of the increasing......
2019-07-21, 20:26

No survivors expected in Canada float plane crash The search for four missing American passengers from a float plane that crashed in remote northeastern Canada is turning into a recovery mission for bodies, police said on Wednesday....
2019-07-17, 21:26

Baby among 3 killed in Swiss Alps plane crash A small plane carrying three people, including a baby, crashed in the Swiss Alps, killing all on board. The doomed flight took off Sunday morning from western Switzerland and was headed for Italy before the fatal crash, police said. An hour and a half into the flight, the plane went down in the Simp...
2019-08-27, 00:39

Two Children Among 7 Killed In Collision Between Chopper, Plane In Spain Seven people including two children were killed in a midair collision between a helicopter and a light aircraft over Spain's Mallorca island on Sunday, authorities said....
2019-08-25, 20:26

The Air Force's New Robot Can Fly Any Plane and Turn It Into an Autonomous Drone Unmanned aircraft are the future of military aviation, minimizing the risks to human pilots during dangerous missions and hazardous operations. Autonomous planes have already been put into service but the US Air Force is now testing a robot that can pilot the military’s existing fleet of aircraft, ...
2019-08-22, 21:39

Two survive as small plane hits airport building Two people were injured when a light plane crashed into an airport building south of metro Phoenix on Tuesday. AZFamily.com reports that both were taken to a hospital, but their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. (Sept. 10)        ...
2019-09-11, 02:26

All passengers make it out of fiery plane crash alive All 10 people aboard a small jet plane that went up in flames when it crashed just off the runway at a California airport made it out alive, reports said. The pilot of the twin-engine Cessna Citation jet, heading from Oroville to Portland International Airport, aborted takeoff at Oroville Municipal ...
2019-08-22, 21:39

Here's Trump Screaming in Front of a Plane About How He Has Unlimited Power Following a week of ignominious policy defeats and not-altogether shocking Cabinet departures, President Donald Trump would like the American public to know that he still thinks he possesses virtually limitless constitutional power....
2019-07-12, 21:52

With wildfires raging, Bolivia seeks help from Supertanker plane Wildfires raging in eastern Bolivia have burned more than 450,000 hectares (1.1 million acres), or roughly an area the size of the U.S. state of Delaware, officials in San Cruz province estimate....
2019-08-22, 23:13

Nine killed in plane crash during skydiving trip in Sweden Nine people were killed when their plane crashed during a skydiving trip near Umea, a small university city in northern Sweden, authorities said on Sunday....
2019-07-14, 18:00

Nine killed as plane crashes during skydiving trip in Sweden Nine Swedes were killed when their plane crashed during a skydiving trip near Umea, a small university city in northern Sweden, authorities said on Sunday....
2019-07-14, 21:26

9 Killed In Plane Crash During Skydiving Trip In Sweden Nine people were killed when their plane crashed during a skydiving trip near Umea, a small university city in northern Sweden, authorities said on Sunday....
2019-07-14, 23:13

British student dies in Madagascar after falling from plane Family pays tribute to ‘bright, independent’ Alana Cutland, 19, who was on an internshipA Cambridge University student has died in Madagascar after falling from a plane.Alana Cutland’s family said they had been left “heartbroken” and paid tribute to the “bright, independent woman”. Continue reading...
2019-07-31, 21:00

Small plane makes emergency landing on FL roadway Three people aboard a small plane escaped without injuries when the plane landed Friday on U.S. 1, also known as Federal Highway, in Hobe Sound, Florida. (Aug. 23)        ...
2019-08-23, 23:13

10 dead in Texas plane crash, officials confirm Ten people were killed when a small airplane crashed into a hangar as it was taking off from a Dallas-area airport Sunday morning, a spokeswoman for the town of Addison, Texas, said. (June 30)        ...
2019-07-01, 06:13

Delta pilot yanked from boarded plane because he was probably drunk Travelers hoping to depart from the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport on Tuesday morning were forced to delay their plans after their pilot was pulled from the plane and arrested. The man, Gabriel Schroeder, wasn’t a wanted criminal, he was just probably drunk. As CNN reports, the p...
2019-07-31, 20:13

Three dead, four missing in Canada float plane crash Three people were dead and four missing after a float plane crashed into a lake in a remote part of northeastern Canada, a charter airline service said on Tuesday....
2019-07-17, 02:26

Dennis Eckersley is done with David Price after plane incident David Price’s popularity in Boston has grown since the once-underachieving $217 million southpaw picked up a pair of wins in last year’s World Series. But Dennis Eckersley doesn’t look at the former Cy Young winner any differently — if he’ll look at him at all. Eckersley, a l...
2019-07-17, 04:39

An iPad and a really long plane ride pulled off this proposal Admelyz Bueno was handed an iPad and told to watch a video. She had no idea that by the end of it, she'd find out her boyfriend traveled more than 5,000 miles to ask her a very important question.        ...
2019-08-23, 23:13

Student pilot lands plane after his instructor passes out A student pilot has averted a tragedy by landing a plane single-handed after his instructor passed out at the controls. Australian Max Sylvester took control of the two-seater Cessna and was guided in to land by air traffic control Saturday. “Do you know how to operate the airplane?” an unidentified...
2019-09-02, 18:52

2 Killed As Plane Crashes Into Building During Emergency Landing A Russian passenger plane overshot the runway, crashed into a building and caught fire at an airport in Siberia on Thursday, killing two crew members, officials said....
2019-06-27, 18:39

Eviation targets commuters with electric plane Alice An electric plane capable of flying up to 650 miles with nine passengers made its debut at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday, with its manufacturer targeting regional commuter routes such as the French capital to the southern city of Toulouse....
2019-06-18, 18:13

Plane crashes into North Carolina home, killing two HOPE MILLS, N.C. — Authorities in North Carolina say a small plane crashed into a home, killing two people and injuring another. A release from the State Highway Patrol says the single-engine civilian plane went down shortly before midnight on Thursday in Hope Mills. The pilot and an occupant of the...
2019-06-28, 15:39

Plane spotting at Thailand's controversial airport beach Phuket's Mai Khao Beach is one of Asia's top plane spotting destinations. But authorities in Thailand say they're taking steps to expand the restricted areas around the popular airport beach out of fear for visitors' safety....
2019-06-23, 04:39

Russian jet buzzes US recon plane in Mediterranean, US Navy says A Russian fighter jet buzzed a U.S. Navy reconnaissance plane over the Mediterranean Sea three times on Tuesday, acting in an "irresponsible" manner, the U.S. Navy said. ...
2019-06-05, 05:39

Hawaii plane crash victim hoped he would die during an adventure A Florida skydiver who was among 11 killed when their plane crashed in Hawaii had lost a close friend in an eerily similar crash — and predicted he would die during one of his daredevil adventures, according to a friend. Mike Martin was one of the first victims identified from Friday nightR...
2019-06-24, 10:13

Crack Spotted On Air India Plane After It Lands In US With 225 Onboard A crack was found in an Air India flight which landed in San Francisco, US, today after arriving from New Delhi. The flight was carrying 225 passengers....
2019-06-03, 22:01

Body of 1 of 2 men from small plane found in Lake Michigan FRANKFORT, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have found the body of one of two men missing since the small plane they were aboard went down in Lake Michigan. Michigan State Police say the body of 53-year-old Emanuel Manos of Monroe was found Wednesday night and the search for 65-year-old Randal Dippold, of P...
2019-05-30, 20:52

Russia denies unsafe encounter with U.S. military plane The Russian Defense Ministry on Wednesday denied U.S. accusations that one of its jets flew unsafely near an American plane over the Mediterranean Sea....
2019-06-05, 17:13

Airbus to make new midsize long-range plane LE BOURGET, France — Airbus will start making a new single-aisle long-range jet, beating rival Boeing to the market in this category. The European plane maker launched the A321XLR jet Monday at the Paris Air Show, saying it will be ready for customers in 2023 and will fly up to 4,700 miles (7,560 ki...
2019-06-17, 17:13

Lightning struck Russian plane before it crashed: investigation Lightning struck a Russian Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft knocking out its auto pilot system shortly before it crash landed in Moscow last month killing 41 people, investigators said on Friday, adding it had approached too fast and been too heavy....
2019-06-14, 18:13

US, Russia Spar Over 'Unsafe' Spy Plane Intercept Near Syria A Russian fighter jet made a dangerous high-speed pass that put a US Navy surveillance aircraft at risk during an intercept over the Mediterranean Sea on Tuesday, the US Sixth Fleet said, but Moscow......
2019-06-05, 19:39

Plane crashes into North Carolina home, killing 2 HOPE MILLS, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say a small plane crashed into a home, killing two people and injuring another. A release from the State Highway Patrol says the single-engine civilian plane went down shortly before midnight on Thursday in Hope Mills. The pilot and an occupant o...
2019-06-28, 11:39

Source: Red Sox send plane to bring Ortiz back Doctors have cleared David Ortiz to travel, and the Red Sox have sent the team plane to the Dominican Republic to bring him back to Boston for further medical treatment....
2019-06-10, 20:26

Bad Weather Conditions Halt Search Ops For Missing AN-32 Plane Airborne search operations to locate the missing AN-32 transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force could not be carried out today due to bad weather conditions....
2019-06-09, 20:39

Indian plane wreckage found; fate of 13 on board not known GAUHATI, India (AP) — The Indian air force says it has spotted the wreckage of its AN-32 transport plane nine days after it went missing near the border with China, but the fate of 13 people on board is still not known. Local administrator Mito Dirchi says a ground search team is on its way to the c...
2019-06-11, 12:52

2 killed, 22 injured in plane crash at Russian airport A Russian passenger plane attempting to make an emergency landing missed the runway and crashed into a building, killing two crew members, authorities said....
2019-06-27, 20:39

Air Canada investigates after woman wakes up alone on darkened plane Airline confirms incident described in Facebook postPassenger was ‘full on panicking’ after attempts to raise alarmAir Canada said on Sunday it was looking into how crew members could have disembarked from a plane without noticing a sleeping passenger who was left behind. The airline was responding ...
2019-06-23, 21:26

Sheriff: 2 dead in small plane crash in Louisiana OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — A Louisiana sheriff’s office confirms that two people have been killed in a small plane crash on the levee of the Atchafalaya (ah-CHAF’-uh-leye-uh) River. St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby Guidroz tells news outlets the crash happened Wednesday. Federal Aviation Admin...
2019-06-12, 21:39

An-32 Pilot's Wife Was Air Traffic Controller When Plane Went Missing Air Force pilot Ashish Tanwar's wife was the Air Traffic Controller on duty at Jorhat when his An-32 aircraft lifted off with 12 others on Monday afternoon, only to vanish from the radar about half an......
2019-06-06, 20:13

Denver man dies in Dominican Republic after being taken off plane due to illness Khalid Adkins of Denver died at a Santo Domingo hospital after he was deemed to ill to fly home from the Dominican Republic.       ...
2019-06-28, 02:13

Japanese man dies on plane with 246 cocaine wraps in stomach A man has died mid-flight after suffering convulsions triggered by a drugs overdose. He was on his way to Tokyo from Bogota; his plane was forced to make an emergency landing....
2019-05-28, 12:26

Airbus launches 'longest range' narrow plane Aircraft manufacturer Airbus has unveiled designs for the A321XLR -- an aircraft it claims will be the world's "longest range single-aisle airliner."...
2019-06-17, 19:13

Two hurt as small plane crashes into Texas home Two people were injured when the small plane in which they were flying crashed into a home in McKinney, Texas. A mother and her children who were inside the home were unharmed. (May 24)        ...
2019-05-25, 01:00

Millionaire who had sex with minor on autopiloted plane sentenced to 7 years TRENTON, N.J. — A New Jersey man accused of engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl on his private airplane after he set it on autopilot has been sentenced to seven years in prison. Fifty-three-year-old Stephen Bradley Mell, a former CEO of a New Jersey investment firm, was sentenced Mon...
2019-06-19, 10:52

Climbers investigated after landing plane on Mont Blanc Conquering Western Europe's highest peak is an ambition shared by many climbers, but one Mont Blanc summit attempt cut some serious corners en route to the top....
2019-06-19, 15:13

MH17: Four suspects named for shooting down plane – video Four suspects, three of them Russian, will face murder charges for the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in 2014, international investigators have said. A trial is due to start next March in the Netherlands. The suspects were named as Igor Girkin, a former colonel of Russia’s FSB spy se...
2019-06-19, 15:52

Iran says it refrained from blowing up US plane carrying 35 people Iran refrained from blowing up an American plane with 35 people on board that was accompanying the unmanned drone the Revolutionary Guard Corps shot down, an Iranian commander said Friday. “With the US drone in the region there was also an American P-8 plane with 35 people on board,” Amir Ali ...
2019-06-21, 17:52

Ask the Captain: What does the first officer do? Is flying a plane physically tiring? Pilot John Cox breaks down the job of the monitoring pilot and talks about how physically stressful flying is (which is to say, not very).       ...
2019-06-21, 20:13

U.S., Australia reach C-17A plane cross-servicing agreement A cross-servicing agreement for C-17A Globemaster transport planes was announced on Friday between the U.S. Air Force and the Royal Australian Air Force....
2019-06-21, 22:00

10 dead after small plane crashes during takeoff near Dallas No one aboard a twin-engine plane survived after it struck a building at the Addison Municipal Airport, about 32 km north of Dallas, an official said....
2019-07-01, 08:00

Man dies in 3rd fatal Alaska plane crash in 8 days ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska authorities say a 75-year-old man died after he became trapped inside a small plane that crashed in Prince William Sound. The death of William Resinger of Palmer marks the third fatal plane crash in aircraft-reliant Alaska in eight days. Altogether, nine people have d...
2019-05-22, 20:13

Mom sends son with autism on plane with $10 and a note. Son and seatmate become buddies A mom worried her son on his first solo flight might bother a fellow passenger. His seatmate said the boy "was a great travel buddy."        ...
2019-07-01, 07:00

Travis Pastrana: 'Jumping from a plane without a parachute is not the scary bit' The daredevil rider and stuntman on injuries, jumping into the Grand Canyon, beating London traffic and moreYou’re bringing the first Nitro World Games to be staged outside the USA to Cardiff in May 2020 – er, what is it? Basically, the World Games is the big air of action sports. We’ll be bringing ...
2019-06-18, 16:52

Plane used as Air Force One will be in DC's Fourth of July celebratory flyover The plane used as Air Force One will fly above the National Mall on the Fourth of July as a part of a military flyover during the day's festivities, which will include a speech from President Donald Trump....
2019-06-20, 04:13

Watch a robot dog pull a 3-ton plane in this unbelievable video At a time when engineers have been perfecting robots that can perform skills like walking, gymnastics stunts, and warehouse-related box-sorting, researchers from Italy’s Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia just upped the ante in a major way. Meet the HyQReal, a robot dog that was able to successfu...
2019-05-24, 09:39

Plane For Rebel MLAs But No Chopper For Flood: Kumaraswamy's Party To BJP The JD(S) on Thursday hit out at the BJP government in Karnataka on the issue of tackling the flood situation, alleging it could not deploy helicopters to evacuate affected people but had arranged......
2019-08-08, 13:52

Man breaks into Phoenix airport, activates plane’s emergency slide A man entered a restricted area at an Arizona airport on Tuesday and activated an emergency slide on a plane, a report said. Zackaria Mudasir, 39, allegedly walked into the secure area of Terminal 2 at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix at about 2:15 a.m., a local ABC affiliate reported. He...
2019-08-14, 03:13

GoAir Passenger Not Allowed To Board Plane For Refusing To Be Frisked Low-cost carrier GoAir on Tuesday said it did not allow a passenger to board an aircraft at the Bagdogra airport in West Bengal after he refused to undergo a mandatory second security check and......
2019-08-14, 05:52

Investigators: Sala poisoned by carbon monoxide before plane crash Soccer star Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson suffered dangerous levels of carbon monoxide before the private plane they were in crashed in the English Channel in January....
2019-08-15, 06:52

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Family Hospitalized After Fiery Plane Crash UPDATE: Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family have been discharged from the hospital following Thursday's plane crash. A spokesperson for NBC Sports shared in a statement, "We're......
2019-08-16, 16:26

Russian Jet Chases NATO Plane Away From Minister's Aircraft: Report A Russian fighter jet saw off a NATO warplane after it approached a plane carrying Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu over neutral waters in the Baltic Sea, the TASS news agency reported on......
2019-08-14, 10:26

Emiliano Sala plane crash: Man arrested on suspicion of manslaughter A 64-year-old has been detained following police investigations into the English Channel plane crash which killed footballer Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson. The pilot's body has never been found....
2019-06-20, 01:13

Plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr and family crashes in Tennessee Retired driver hospitalized with minor injuries after crashEarnhardt was traveling with wife, daughter and two pilotsSister of Nascar legend says “everyone is safe” in statementAn airplane carrying retired Nascar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr and his wife and daughter was involved in a fiery crash at an ...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Mexico says presidential plane sale to help fund migration plan Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday the sale of the former presidential jet and other aircraft from the last government would help fund efforts to curb migration under a deal struck last week with Washington....
2019-06-12, 19:13

Dale Earnhardt Jr., family safe after plane crash in Tennessee Semiretired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family escaped with minor injuries after their private plane ran off the runway and caught fire....
2019-08-16, 13:13

Passenger opens plane emergency exit, mistaking it for the toilet A passenger on a UK-Pakistan flight caused severe delays at Manchester Airport after opening the emergency exit door before the flight took off, thinking it was the toilet....
2019-06-10, 21:26

Man boards plane without ticket, deploys emergency slide at Sky Harbor PHOENIX — A man is facing multiple charges after police say he accessed a restricted area at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport and activated a plane’s emergency slide. Police said a passenger saw Zackaria Mohamud Mudasir entering the secure area of Terminal 2 from the closed jetway on the airfield at...
2019-08-14, 21:00

Parts Believed To Be Of Missing Air Force Plane AN-32 Found In Arunachal Wreckage of the Indian Air Force An-32 aircraft that went missing with 13 on board has been found in Arunachal Pradesh, according to news agency ANI. The aircraft went missing on June 3....
2019-06-11, 12:26

UK police arrest man over plane crash death of footballer Sala British police said on Wednesday they had arrested a man on suspicion of manslaughter in connection with the death of Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala in a plane crash in January....
2019-06-19, 22:00

Polish court: Ex-aide negligent in presidential plane crash A Polish court has found the chief of staff for former Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk guilty of negligence in a 2010 government flight to Russia which ended in a devastating crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski and 95 others...
2019-06-13, 21:52

Mountaineers land plane 400 metres from summit of Mont Blanc Pair attempt to reach summit but are intercepted by police and told to turn backTwo Swiss mountaineers have landed a small plane less than 400 metres from the summit of Mont Blanc before heading for the top of Europe’s tallest peak with police in pursuit.The pair landed the aircraft 4,450 metres (14...
2019-06-18, 21:52

Watch: Delays reported after plane skids off Newark runway No injuries were reported Saturday when a United Airlines flight from Denver skidded off a runway at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey....
2019-06-16, 08:52

Boeing Head Says They Made "Mistake" In 737 Max Plane After Fatal Crashes The head of Boeing Co said on Sunday the U.S. planemaker had made a mistake in implementing a cockpit warning system on the 737 MAX and predicted it would take time to rebuild the confidence of......
2019-06-16, 21:01

Airbus is testing a plane with flapping wingtips inspired by the albatross Since the dawn of aviation, birds have been an inspiration for visionaries of flight. And now, engineers are once again looking to feathered friends to inspire the next generation of aircraft wings....
2019-08-03, 05:39

Halfway round the world by plane: Africa's new migration route Migrants using traditional routes from Africa to Europe often fail to reach their destinations. Smugglers now offer new options, such as taking migrants to faraway countries by plane....
2019-08-03, 01:26

California man admits having pot-filled suitcase on plane to West Virginia A California man has admitted to having 30 pounds (13.6 kilograms) of marijuana in a suitcase aboard a plane heading to West Virginia.       ...
2019-06-18, 15:13

At least 17 dead after Pakistan military plane crashes into major city At least 17 are dead after a Pakistani army plane crashed into a residential area in the major city of Rawalpindi early Tuesday morning, the country's military said in a statement....
2019-07-31, 18:26

Search for stunt pilot after plane plunges into Polish river A rescue operation is underway in central Poland for the pilot of a small stunt plane that plunged into the Vistula river during a performance at an air show....
2019-06-15, 14:00

Woman charged with shooting at plane that was spraying for mosquitoes in Louisiana A cell phone video showed the aircraft after Stacy Nguyen Rodgers allegedly fired at it. The aircraft was not hit, authorities say.        ...
2019-08-08, 11:52

Boost for Boeing as BA owner backs grounded jet with 200-plane order Boeing won a major vote of confidence at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday as British Airways owner IAG signed a letter of intent to buy 200 of its 737 MAX jets that have been grounded since March after two deadly crashes....
2019-06-19, 01:13

Finding Amelia Earhart’s Plane Seemed Impossible. Then Came a Startling Clue. Robert Ballard has found the Titanic and other famous shipwrecks. This month his crew started trying to solve one of the 20th century’s greatest mysteries....
2019-08-12, 11:26

Flight out of Nigeria airport delayed after lunatic climbs onto plane This stowaway wanted to fly on a wing and a prayer. The man ran on Friday onto a taxiway at the international airport in Lagos, Nigeria, where he threw his carry-on luggage into one of the engines of a domestic Azman Air flight bound for Port Harcourt, according to the blog One Mile at a......
2019-07-23, 02:13

MH17 Plane Crash Investigators Name 3 Russian Suspects, 1 Ukrainian International investigators said Wednesday they were issuing arrest warrants for three Russians and one Ukrainian suspect over the downing of flight MH17 in 2014....
2019-06-19, 20:00

Prop plane’s highway landing caught on cops dashcam The pilot of a single-engine prop plane threw motorists for a loop Thursday when he made an emergency landing on a Washington State highway — and even stopped at a red light. The wild scene was caught on the dashboard camera of stunned State Trooper Clint Thompson, who made a quick U-turn and ...
2019-08-02, 03:01

REFILE-Russian crash plane was hit by lightning: investigation report A Russian Sukhoi Superjet 100 passenger jet that crashed in May killing 41 people was struck by lightning that disabled its autopilot system, according to a preliminary report from crash investigators, Russian news agencies reported on Friday....
2019-06-14, 15:00

Four Charged with Murder Over 2014 Downing of Malaysia Airlines Plane (NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands) — Four people, including a prominent eastern Ukrainian separatist commander, were charged with murder Wednesday in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine that killed 298 people. A team of international investigators announced the charges, saying ...
2019-06-19, 16:26

Stunt pilot killed after his plane plunges into Polish river A Polish radio station says the pilot of a small stunt plane was killed after it plunged into the Vistula River during a performance at an air show in central Poland...
2019-06-15, 14:39

U.S. says military plane was ‘aggressively’ shadowed by Venezuelan fighter aircraft The encounter between the two planes occurred on Friday, the same day that the Trump administration announced it was imposing sanctions on four top officials in Venezuela's military counterintelligence agency....
2019-07-22, 00:39

| 18 killed as Pakistan army plane crashes into residential area Eighteen people have been killed when a small military plane crashed into a residential area in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi near the capital Islamabad, a rescue official says....
2019-08-01, 02:13

Passenger opens plane emergency exit after mistaking it for bathroom A passenger aboard a Pakistani airliner couldn’t hold it in before takeoff in the UK, so she scurried to the toilet, but accidentally opened the emergency exit door — causing the slide to deploy, according to reports. Pakistan International Airlines Flight 702, which was prepared for an on-time depa...
2019-06-10, 18:13

Former NASCAR champ Mike Stefanik dies in plane crash Mike Stefanik, a nine-time NASCAR champion and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee, died Sunday in a plane crash, according to the stock-car racing organization. He was 61....
2019-09-16, 18:52

2 killed in crash of single-engine plane in southern Utah GROVER, Utah (AP) — Authorities say two people aboard a single-engine plane were killed when it crashed in southern Utah. A statement released by Wayne County spokeswoman Kassidee Brown says the plane crashed Friday in the Grover area, leaving a large debris field and starting a fire. The statement ...
2019-05-25, 22:52

Fighter pilots saw small plane crash off Florida coast FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Coast Guard crews are searching for a small airplane that crashed hundreds of miles off the coast of Florida shortly after it was approached by U.S. military jets. News outlets report that Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport air traffic controllers lost communication ...
2019-05-26, 06:13

Pak Says President Ram Nath Kovind's Plane Can't Enter Airspace: Report Islamabad has denied President Ram Nath Kovind permission to use its airspace for flying to Iceland amid tensions with New Delhi after it scrapped Jammu and Kashmir's special status last month,......
2019-09-07, 15:00

Hailstorm shatters plane’s windshield during ‘roller coaster’ flight A commercial flight in China was nearly forced to make an emergency landing when massive hunks of hail shattered the jumbo jet's windshield, according to reports Monday....
2019-05-28, 07:39

| South Africa court releases impounded Air Tanzania plane A South African court has ordered the release of an Air Tanzania jet after it was impounded over a farmer's $33-million compensation claim, Tanzania's government says....
2019-09-06, 08:52

Pyjamas on a plane aren’t a ‘mess’ – they’re the perfect travel outfit Sophie Turner’s choice of satin jammies for a longhaul flight might seem overly nocturnal. But when flying, from blankets to boilersuits, comfort is bestIf you’re ranking clothes by comfort alone, pyjamas come pretty high. So, I applaud anyone – like actor Sophie Turner – who wears them on a longhau...
2019-05-28, 19:13

The US military's 'doomsday plane' can withstand the aftermath of a nuclear blast The modified Boeing 747 is born and bred for battle, standing nearly six stories tall, equipped with four colossal engines and capable of enduring the immediate aftermath of a nuclear detonation....
2019-05-29, 21:13

Footage of underwater search for crashed Air France plane released Operation to find flight AF447, which vanished over Atlantic on 1 June 2009, was filmedRare footage of the search for a passenger plane that crashed into the Atlantic Ocean in one of the worst accidents in recent aviation history has been released on the 10th anniversary of the tragedy.A new documen...
2019-05-30, 19:52

9 Killed As Air-Ambulance Plane Crashes At Resort Area In Philippines Nine people were killed when an air-ambulance plane crashed at a resort area near the Philippine capital on Sunday, sparking a fierce blaze and sending terrified locals fleeing, authorities said....
2019-09-02, 11:13

Trainee Pilot Lands Plane After Instructor Passes Out In Australia An Australian man venturing into the skies for a first flying lesson has been forced to make an "amazing" solo landing after his instructor blacked out mid-flight....
2019-09-02, 11:13

Police launched a search for a plane crash. It turned out to be a meteor Police in England's South West were called early Sunday about a possible collision between two planes. They launched immediate land and air searches....
2019-09-10, 14:00

Flying this summer? 8 things to know if you haven't been on a plane for a year Summer travelers can expect busier airports, higher bag fees and seat selection fees, more basic economy tickets and potentially longer TSA lines.        ...
2019-05-24, 15:39

Two injured after plane crashes into Ak-Chin Regional Airport building MARICOPA, Ariz. (KPNX) — A small plane crashed into an operation center at the Ak-Chin Regional Airport southeast of Maricopa Tuesday, injuring two people. According to Desert Rat Aviation, who owns the plane, the two on board are on their way to the hospital. How the crash occurred is unknown at th...
2019-09-11, 04:00

President Was Asked To Return To Hotel After Snag In His Plane In Zurich President Ram Nath Kovind's flight from Switzerland to Slovenia was delayed for about three hours on Sunday after his Air India One faced a technical glitch at the Zurich airport....
2019-09-16, 11:52

Cuba Blames Plane Crew for Deadly 2018 Crash An investigation into the crash of a Boeing 737 near Havana a year ago suggests that crew errors were the cause. All but one of the 113 people aboard were killed....
2019-05-21, 16:26

Mexican authorities find wreckage of plane carrying 13 people The wreckage of a missing private plane carrying 13 people has been found in a mountainous area in the northern state of Coahuila, the state's public security department said....
2019-05-21, 17:00

UK plane spotters treated to glimpse of US Air Force’s B-2 stealth bomber Plane spotters in the UK were left in awe as the world’s most expensive and secretive plane soared just 60 feet over their heads. It was one of three US Air Force B-2 stealth bombers in the country taking part in a European training mission. The aircraft were photographed Wednesday by Steve Ki...
2019-09-13, 22:26

Pilot reports flash just before fatal mid-air Alaska plane collision The surviving pilot in last week's fatal mid-air plane collision in Alaska saw a flash just before the two planes collided with a "large, loud impact," according to a National Transportation Safety Board preliminary report issued on Wednesday....
2019-05-23, 01:26

Searchers find small plane in Lake Michigan; 2 men missing FRANKFORT, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have found the wreckage of a small plane that went missing over Lake Michigan with two men aboard. The Michigan State Police and Benzie County Sheriff’s Office say searchers found the plane Wednesday about 5 miles (8 kilometers) from the coastal city of Fran...
2019-05-23, 18:13

Plane carrying 326 passengers diverted after pilot spills coffee A pilot's spilled coffee diverted an Airbus A330-243 operated by Condor. It was headed from Germany to Mexico when the accident forced a landing in Ireland, according to the Air Accidents Investigation Branch....
2019-09-13, 04:13

You can do it, robot! Watch the beefy, 4-legged HyQReal pull a plane It’s not really clear just yet exactly what all these powerful, agile quadrupedal robots people are working on are going to do, exactly, but even so it never gets old watching them do their thing. The latest is an Italian model called HyQReal, which demonstrates its aspiration to winning stron...
2019-05-24, 05:13

Buttigieg, Klobuchar seated behind each other on plane ahead of Dem presidential debate The 2020 Democratic field is apparently still large enough for candidates to keep running into each other on plane rides, this time with South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar. ...
2019-09-11, 11:52

Congress MLA Allegedly Misbehaves With Air India Staff On Missing Plane Congress MLA Vinod Chandrakar has been accused of humiliating a female Air India staff at Raipur airport on August 7 as she denied permission to board the plane after he arrived late at the airport,......
2019-09-11, 06:52

| Plane carrying body of DRC's Tshisekedi's arrives in Kinshasa: state TV A plane carrying the remains of former DRC opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi arrived in Kinshasa from Belgium for a funeral in his home country, images on state RTNC television have shown....
2019-05-30, 22:39

Indian air force plane with 13 on board missing near China border An Indian air force aircraft with 13 people on board went missing on Monday in remote northeastern mountains bordering China, government officials said....
2019-06-03, 15:13

Report: U.S. deploys second Cobra Ball surveillance plane to Japan The United States military has deployed a second RC-135S Cobra Ball special reconnaissance aircraft to Okinawa, according to an aircraft monitoring site....
2019-06-09, 18:52

Regional Somali airport refuses to allow Ethiopian plane to land Kismayo airport in southern Somalia refused to allow an Ethiopian plane to land on Monday, a witness said, amid heightened tensions between the federal government and the regional leadership ahead of elections on Thursday....
2019-08-19, 21:52

Photos show wreckage of deadly plane crash near Poughkeepsie Shocking photos show a Dutchess County home in flames after a small plane crashed into it Saturday, killing at least two people — as one of the victims was identified on Sunday. The Cessna 303 carrying three men was heading to Sky Acres field in LaGrangeville to refuel, on its way to Long Island’s R...
2019-08-19, 06:26

Investigators reveal cause of ex-NASCAR driver Earnhardt's plane crash Collapsed landing gear caused the plane carrying ex-NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr and his family to crash off the runway before bursting into flames, says the National Transportation Safety Board...
2019-08-18, 16:26

2 killed after small plane crashes in Long Island field A small plane crashed in Long Island on Saturday morning, killing both people on board, authorities and law enforcement sources told the Post. The Beechcraft A36 crashed around 9:15 a.m. on Sound Avenue in Southold, in Suffolk County, shortly after departing from Long Island McArthur Airport, accord...
2019-06-08, 18:52

Air Force Announces Rs 5 Lakh Reward For Information On Missing Plane The Indian Air Force has announced a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh for information on the An-32 aircraft that went missing in Arunachal Pradesh after taking off from Assam's Jorhat on June 3. The air force......
2019-06-08, 20:26

Search For Missing Air Force Plane Halted On Sixth Day Due To Bad Weather An aerial search operation could not be undertaken on Saturday to trace the missing transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force in remote Mechuka in Arunachal Pradesh due to poor weather conditions,......
2019-06-08, 20:26

TV anchor, pilot killed in New Orleans stunt plane crash Local television anchor Nancy Parker has died in a crash of a stunt plane in New Orleans along with the pilot, Franklin J.P. Augustus, while covering a story on him....
2019-08-17, 16:39

Local Fox reporter Nancy Parker among 2 killed in plane crash Longtime FOX 8 New Orleans reporter and anchor Nancy Parker was one of two people killed Friday when a small plane crashed near the city’s Lakefront Airport, the station confirmed. The pilot, identified by Fox 8 as Franklin J.P. Augustus, also died in the crash, which happened just after 3 p.m...
2019-08-17, 07:39

Russia: Plane crash-lands after hitting flock of birds A Ural Airlines plane carrying over 200 people managed to land in a cornfield near a Moscow airport after a flock of birds hit the plane's engines. The pilot and crew have been hailed as heroes for saving the passengers....
2019-08-17, 05:26

Pilot Who Crash-Landed Plane Says He's No Hero, Gets Top State Honours Two Russian pilots safely landed an airliner carrying 233 people in a cornfield outside Moscow after striking a flock of birds, prompting the Kremlin to hail them as heroes who will receive top state......
2019-08-17, 02:00

Small plane crashes after taking off from Long Island airport A single-engine plane with two occupants on board erupted in flames after it crashed Saturday shortly after taking off from a Long Island airport, according to reports....
2019-06-08, 18:13

Dale Earnhardt Jr. speaks out for first time since surviving plane crash Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Monday spoke out for the first time since he and his family survived a fiery plane crash in Tennessee last week, saying they are “truly blessed” to walk away unscathed. Earnhardt Jr. released a statement on Twitter, thanking his fans and others who have supported th...
2019-08-20, 14:39

Access panel drops off plane, falls into Vegas neighborhood A company that provides training services for the U.S. military says an access panel from one of its aircraft dropped off and fell into a Las Vegas neighborhood near Nellis Air Force Base....
2019-06-07, 20:39

Jet2 plane diverted to Porto after pilot falls ill at the controls Flight from Manchester to Madeira rerouted amid reports a passenger assisted landingA pilot fell ill at the controls of an aeroplane flying from Manchester to the Atlantic island of Madeira, forcing the flight to be diverted to northern Portugal.The airline, Jet2, confirmed that the aircraft had to ...
2019-08-27, 02:13

The massive balloons that have made drug smuggling by plane nearly extinct RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas — It was just another Monday in 2001 when a few of the country’s top national security officials gathered inside the Pentagon to discuss taking all the air out of a program that used balloons for surveillance near the U.S.-Mexico border....
2019-08-26, 20:26

In 'OMG' Mission, Scientists In 1940s Plane Check Greenland's Melting Ice Skimming low over the gleaming white glaciers on Greenland's coast in a modified 1940s plane, three NASA scientists, led by an Elvis-impersonating oceanographer, waited to drop a probe into the water......
2019-08-26, 19:39

Plane, helicopter collide mid-air, killing 2 children, 5 adults in Mallorca Seven people, including two children, were killed in a mid-air collision between a sightseeing helicopter and a small airplane on the Spanish island of Mallorca, according to reports. The two crafts crashed Sunday over the city of Inca on the popular tourist island, with five of the victims — ...
2019-08-25, 22:00

India continues search for air force plane lost near China NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian authorities are continuing to search for an air force plane that went missing on Monday near the border with China. The navy tweeted Wednesday that it has deployed long-range aircraft using infra-red sensors to search dense forest. The air force said on Twitter that it is usi...
2019-06-05, 15:13

"Sounded Like A Gunshot": Plane Crashes Into House, Residents Stunned A neighbourhood was left shocked after a small plane crashed into a house in Danbury, Connecticut. Footage of the incident shows the glider stuck on the roof of the Golden Hill Avenue home....
2019-06-05, 15:52

With forest wildfires raging, Bolivia seeks help from SuperTanker plane Bolivian firefighters are still trying to put out wildfires that have already burned more than 650,000 hectares (1.6 million acres) of tropical forest, roughly the size of the U.S. state of Delaware, officials said on Thursday....
2019-08-23, 02:00

Adorable 4-year-old boy calls out woman for her poor plane etiquette A 4-year-old boy called out a woman for placing her bare foot on the side his chair during his flight home to Houston, Texas.        ...
2019-06-06, 18:52

| 14 injured after Airbus plane to Mauritius drops 100 metres over turbulence Fourteen people were lightly injured when a flight operated by Spanish charter airline Evelop from Mauritius to Madrid hit severe turbulence, the company says....
2019-08-22, 02:39

Ampaire test-flies world's biggest electric plane The American aircraft maker has launched its Ampaire 337, the largest hybrid-electric aircraft ever flown. With commercial use beckoning for 2021, it's a step in the direction of reducing carbon footprints in the sky....
2019-06-07, 13:13

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s plane bounced, veered off runway in crash ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. — Investigators say the plane carrying NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family bounced, veered off the runway and ended up on a highway during a crash landing. Elizabethton Police Chief Jason Shaw said at a news conference Friday “it’s just the grace of the good Lord that ...
2019-08-17, 00:26

US military: Venezuelan plane 'aggressively' shadowed Navy aircraft US says incident occurred in international airspaceCaracas slams ‘incursion’ by ‘intelligence aircraft’ The US military on Sunday accused a Venezuelan fighter aircraft of “aggressively” shadowing a US Navy EP-3 Aries II plane over international airspace, a fresh sign of growing hostility between the...
2019-07-21, 22:52

Father whose family died in Ethiopian plane crash to brief Congress Before flying to Washington to climb the steps of Congress and testify to a crowd of aviation experts and lawmakers this week, Paul Njoroge spent a desolate weekend packing away toys his children would never play with again....
2019-07-16, 17:13

Airbus Poised to Overtake Boeing as Biggest Plane Maker Boeing said its commercial-jetliner deliveries fell by more than a third in the first half from a year earlier, as 737 MAX aircraft continue to pile up at its facilities....
2019-07-10, 03:52

Ask the Captain: Are cabin electronics a drain on a plane's engine? Captain John Cox explains where the power to run seat-back screens and reading lights come from. Plus, when we will we have noise-canceling cabins?       ...
2019-06-28, 18:00

Another Air Canada passenger claims she was left on plane when crew forgot about her Less than a week after Air Canada admitted to leaving a passenger stranded on one of its planes, another woman is coming forward with her own similarly concerning tale. Pamela Prescod, 69, claims she was left stranded on an aircraft operated by Air Canada Rouge, a subsidiary of Air Canada, after it ...
2019-06-29, 00:52

Diverted plane makes emergency landing at Newark Airport NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A United flight heading from New York to Houston diverted to Newark Liberty Airport and made an emergency landing. Inflatable slides were used to deplane passengers on the runway Saturday morning. No major injuries were reported. United said Flight 2098 heading from LaGuardia Air...
2019-06-29, 17:13

Woman arrested after Jet2 plane intercepted by Typhoon fighters Airline said ‘extremely disruptive passenger’ forced RAF jets to escort plane back to airportA 25-year-old woman has been arrested after two RAF jets were scrambled to escort a plane back to Stansted Airport.Jet2 said there had been an “extremely disruptive passenger” on board its flight from Stanst...
2019-06-23, 01:26

Russia Deploys Fighter Jet To Intercept US Plane Over Black Sea: Report The Russian Defence Ministry on Friday said that it scrambled a Sukhoi Su-27 fighter aircraft to intercept a US P-8A Poseidon reconnaissance jet heading towards the Russian airspace over the Black......
2019-07-05, 09:00

SpiceJet plane blocking Mumbai runway moved: airport A SpiceJet aircraft has been moved after blocking the main runway at Mumbai international airport this week, but it was not clear when the runway would resume operations, an airport spokeswoman said on Friday....
2019-07-05, 08:13

Troopers: 3 dead in plane crash on Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers say three people were killed when a small plane crashed on land near a bay on the Kenai Peninsula. Troopers spokesman Ken Marsh says the crash occurred Friday night in Little Johnstone Bay, about 30 miles southeast of the community of Seward. Troopers i...
2019-06-23, 01:52

Pilot arrested for flying while drunk after crashing his plane in Nevada A Washington state man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of flying while drunk after he crashed a private plane in Nevada. Ryan Raymond Dashiell, 41, was not seriously injured when the twin-engine Cessna 550 he was flying crashed at Mesquite Municipal Airport on Wednesday. Police Sgt. Wyatt Oliver ...
2019-07-19, 11:39

Troopers: 3 dead, 1 critically injured in Alaska plane crash MOOSE PASS, Alaska (AP) — Three people died and a fourth was severely injured in a plane crash in Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula, authorities said. The small plane crashed Friday into a mountain on the north side of Tern Lake near Moose Pass, Alaska State Troopers spokesman Tim DeSpain told the Anch...
2019-06-30, 09:26

Indian airline technician dies after getting trapped in plane door A technician for Indian airline SpiceJet died in a freak accident in Kolkata on Wednesday morning, after accidentally getting trapped in a plane door....
2019-07-10, 17:52

Man nearly killed by frozen body that fell from plane is too traumatized to go home A sunbather who narrowly avoided being hit by the frozen corpse of a stowaway that fell out of a Kenya Airways plane and onto his London garden is too traumatized to return home, according to a report. John Baldock, a software engineer, was in his backyard Sunday when the body dropped from the landi...
2019-07-03, 19:13

PM Inaugurates Memorial Honouring Victims Of 2 Plane Crashes In France Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday digitally inaugurated a memorial in the honour of the victims of two Air India crashes at the foothills of the Mont Blanc mountain in France in which several......
2019-08-23, 18:26

Miley Cyrus' Near Death Experience on a Plane to Glastonbury Will Freak You Out Just because you're famous don't mean you're free of frightening plane rides. Recently, Miley Cyrus joined her family, management team and band on a flight to the U.K. for the......
2019-07-10, 23:52

Air Canada reviewing how crew left passenger on parked plane Air Canada said Sunday it’s looking into how crew members could have disembarked from a plane without noticing a sleeping passenger who was left behind. The airline was responding to an incident involving a woman who described waking up “all alone” on a “cold dark” airc...
2019-06-23, 19:39

Video captures moments before fatal Dallas plane crash Recently released video shows the final moments of the doomed plane that crashed in Dallas last month, killing all 10 people on board, including two teenagers and their parents. Closed-circuit cameras outside the Addison Airport captured the private twin-engine Beechcraft aircraft taking off the mor...
2019-07-17, 04:52

Alone In Dark, Woman Wakes Up In Air Canada Plane After Crew Left A woman boarded an Air Canada flight earlier this month, fell asleep after takeoff and woke up alone in a dark, parked plane, apparently forgotten about by ground staff....
2019-06-24, 07:00

Feds probe ‘quality’ of repairs on plane in Hawaii crash HONOLULU (AP) — Officials remain at the scene of Friday’s deadly skydiving plane crash in Hawaii. Federal investigators will review repair and inspection records on the skydiving plane that became inverted before crashing shortly after takeoff on Oahu’s North Shore, killing all 11 people...
2019-06-24, 07:13

Ukraine says transport organizer of missile that shot down MH-17 plane in jail Ukraine said on Wednesday a rebel who organized the trailer carrying the missile that shot down a Malaysian airliner in 2014 had been captured two years ago and was now serving a sentence in Ukraine....
2019-07-17, 17:52

11 dead as plane crashes in Hawaii, believed during skydiving trip Eleven passengers and crew were killed on Friday evening when their plane crashed near an airfield in Hawaii, authorities said, during what broadcaster CNN said was a skydiving trip....
2019-06-23, 09:13

Swiss prosecutor probes plane maker over Saudi, UAE business Switzerland’s federal prosecutor says it has opened a criminal investigation in connection with a Swiss airplane maker’s sale of training aircraft to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, whose militaries are involved in war in neighboring Yemen...
2019-07-12, 21:52

2 Killed After Russian Passenger Plane Skids off Runway and Crashes (MOSCOW) — A small passenger plane skidded off a runway in eastern Siberia on Thursday, killing two crewmembers and injuring dozens of passengers. The An-24 plane, carrying 43 passengers, experienced an engine failure and crash-landed in the town of Nizhneangarsk Thursday morning, Russia’...
2019-06-27, 20:00

Review: The Renogy Phoenix 100 is a portable power station you can take on a plane Batteries. Odds are good you’ve got one in your handbag or rucksack. When your phone is low on juice, they’re extremely handy to have. But what if you’re travelling far, and you need to keep your larger electronics charged, like your laptop?  For that, you need a portable power station, like the Ren...
2019-07-12, 21:00

Ask the Captain: What's the point of no return if a plane loses power? Captain John Cox explains what pilots do in the event they lose power and whether the working engine is inspected after a flight when the other fails.       ...
2019-07-12, 16:39

Bolsonaro: The trafficking of cocaine on G-20-bound Air Force plane 'unacceptable' Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said his team had nothing to do with the trafficking of cocaine by a Brazilian Air Force sergeant on a plane bound for the G-20 summit in Japan, calling the act "unacceptable."...
2019-06-27, 20:39

Two killed after Russian plane overshoots runway and bursts into flames Two crew members were killed but all 43 passengers survived after a Russian aircraft crashed and burst into flames during an emergency landing at an airport in Siberia....
2019-06-27, 22:52

The Latest: Official: 10 dead in Dallas-area plane crash DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a small plane at a Dallas-area airport (all times local): 5:50 p.m. A town official says 10 people were killed when a small, twin-engine plane crashed into a hangar during takeoff at a Dallas-area airport. Addison, Texas, spokeswoman Mary Rosenbleeth says no ...
2019-07-01, 01:39

Plane crash victim recounts the desperation that led him to eat friends for survival The sliver of meat, dried like a strip of jerky, had no flavor. It was tough and odorless, neutral to the senses. Yet “I swallowed it with disgust,” writes Eduardo Strauch in his memoir “Out of the Silence” (Amazon Crossing), out now. “I felt my entire body rejecting that tiny bite … a taboo t...
2019-06-22, 19:52

Investigators identify some of the victims killed in Dallas plane crash Two crew members and eight passengers died when the Beechcraft BE-350 King Air crashed into the unoccupied building Sunday morning at Addison Municipal Airport, north of Dallas....
2019-07-02, 08:52

Airbus mimics nature with 'Bird of Prey' concept plane Airbus on Friday unveiled a concept aircraft with splayed wingtips and a fanned tail inspired by the feathers of an eagle as it experiments with “biomimicry” technology that could eventually lead to quieter landings and less pollution....
2019-07-19, 22:13

Investigators examine wreckage of Texas plane crash that killed ten Federal investigators were examining the wreckage of a private turboprop plane on Monday to find out why it crashed into a hangar at an airport near Dallas soon after takeoff, killing all 10 people aboard....
2019-07-01, 19:52

Plane Stowaway Found Dead After Plunge Into a London Backyard A man’s body fell to earth on a Heathrow Airport flight path. The police say he had probably hidden in a wheel well of an inbound Kenya Airways flight....
2019-07-02, 13:13

Sunbather narrowly avoids being hit as stowaway falls from plane over London The body of a suspected stowaway fell hundreds of meters from a plane flying over southwest London, landing in the garden of a man's home, just missing him as he sunbathed, according to neighbors....
2019-07-02, 13:00

Nine dead as plane crashes in Hawaii, believed during skydiving trip Nine passengers and crew were killed on Friday evening when their plane crashed near an airfield in Hawaii, authorities said, during what broadcaster CNN said was a skydiving trip....
2019-06-22, 13:52

Recorder found in Texas plane crash; some victims identified Two crew members and eight passengers died when the Beechcraft BE-350 King Air crashed into the unoccupied building Sunday.        ...
2019-07-02, 15:52

Ten people killed when private plane crashes into Texas hangar Ten people were killed on Sunday when their private turboprop airplane crashed into a hangar during takeoff and burst into flames at the municipal airport in Addison, Texas, outside Dallas, an airport official said....
2019-07-01, 05:00

Iran says it refrained from shooting down U.S. plane with 35 on board: Tasnim news Iran refrained from shooting down a U.S. plane with 35 people on board that was accompanying the downed drone in the Gulf, a Revolutionary Guards commander said on Friday....
2019-06-21, 14:39

'There Were Huge Flames’: Family of 4 Among 10 Victims of Texas Plane Crash The National Transportation Safety Board was searching Monday for clues to what caused a private plane to plunge into a hangar at a small airport north of Dallas....
2019-07-02, 09:52

Body Of Man, Thought To Have Fallen From Plane, Found In London Garden The body of a man thought to have been a stowaway who fell from the landing gear of a Kenya Airways flight on its way into Heathrow Airport has been found in a garden in London, police said on Monday....
2019-07-02, 09:52

Stowaway falls from plane over London, narrowly missing sunbather The body of a suspected stowaway fell hundreds of meters from a plane flying over southwest London, landing in the garden of a man's home, just missing him as he sunbathed, according to neighbors....
2019-07-02, 17:39

Watch: Woman Boards Luggage Belt Assuming It Would Take Her To The Plane A video going viral online shows a woman, reportedly a first-time flyer, climbing onto a luggage conveyor belt at a Turkey airport. The apparently thought it would lead her to the aircraft....
2019-07-18, 14:00

Spirit Airlines passenger sets off plane smoke detector with e-cigarette A Spirit Airlines passenger was banned from the airline for life after setting off a plane's smoke detector with an e-cigarette, according to a police report....
2019-06-09, 22:00

In photos: Plane Pull competition raises funds to fight kid cancer JetBlue Airlines hosts an annual Plane Pull competition for charity with a match-up of Brits vs. Yanks at JFK Airport in New York City on May 21, 2019....
2019-05-21, 23:13

Plane makes emergency landing in Newark after suicide vest scare A JetBlue plane at Newark Airport was evacuated Saturday morning after a photo of a suicide vest was seen or someone wearing one was photographed by a passenger, NBC reported. The plane had been about to take off for Tampa around 7:20 a.m. when two flight attendants received the photo on their Apple...
2019-07-14, 07:13

Navy's Spy Plane Tracking 7 Chinese Warships In Indian Ocean Region Seven Chinese Navy warships are operating in and around the Indian Ocean Region, including an over 27,000 tonnes amphibious vessel, which have been tracked closely by the Indian Navy using its......
2019-09-16, 11:52

First-time flyer boards conveyor belt with luggage thinking it’ll take her to plane A flyer tried to travel to new heights as a hilarious video showed her climbing onto a luggage conveyor belt at a Turkish airport, reportedly thinking it would take her to the plane. The first-time flyer checked in her bags at Istanbul Airport, but instead of heading to her terminal, she proceeded t...
2019-07-12, 20:00

German government plane 'gremlin' strikes again, delays foreign minister Foreign Minister Heiko Maas ran late for a trip to Bulgaria after a fault was found with an engine on his government plane. The aging fleet that carries top German politicians has faced a litany of problems....
2019-05-21, 18:26

USAF's Mountain Home AFB stays busy with F-35A fighter plane rotations Idaho's Mountain Home Air Force Base is now the location of the largest off-station operation of F-35 II fighter planes, the U.S. Air Force noted on Friday....
2019-07-12, 22:26

She worried her son with autism would bother his seatmate on the plane. Instead, they ended up travel buddies. Alexa Bjornson puts her 7-year-old son, who has autism, on a plane with a note and $10 hoping his seatmate wouldn't feel bothered. The flight turned out better than she ever dreamed....
2019-07-01, 17:52

Tires blow out on United Airlines plane during Newark landing, no one injured United flight 627 became disabled on the runway after it "experienced multiple flat tires" upon landing at 1 p.m. from Denver, the airline said in a statement....
2019-06-16, 03:13

Dale Earnhardt Jr. hospitalized after his private plane crashes at Tennessee airport Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s private plane crashed on Thursday at a Tennessee airport, and the former NASCAR driver was transported to an area hospital.       ...
2019-08-17, 00:26

2 Dead After Russian Plane Makes Emergency Landing, Overshoots Runway Two people were killed and seven injured when an Antonov An-24 passenger plane made an emergency landing on Thursday at an airport in Russia's Buryatia region in Siberia, the area's emergency......
2019-06-27, 18:39

Pentagon, Lockheed agree to 'historic' $34B F-35 deal, lowest per-plane cost yet Lockheed Martin and the Pentagon have reached a "handshake agreement" on a $34 billion contract to produce three future lots of F-35 Lightning II fighter planes at the lowest cost in the program's history...
2019-06-11, 22:52

Thick mist inside Delta plane left passengers wondering Mist filled Delta Flight 100 while it was waiting to takeoff from Jacksonville, Florida, alarming those on board. Passengers say the flight crew gave little to no explanation as to what was going on. Delta said that since the incident was related to humidity it wasn't required to report it to the FA...
2019-08-14, 19:13

Former NASCAR champion driver Mike Stefanik dies in plane crash at 61 Mike Stefanik, a nine-time champion between NASCAR's Whelen Modified and K&N Pro Series East series, has died in a plane crash. He was 61.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Hawaii plane crash in which 11 died is worst US civilian accident since 2011 Fiery crash on island of Oahu kills skydivers and instructorsWitness describes ‘insane amount of fire’ after explosionEleven people were killed on Friday when their skydiving plane crashed and burned at a coastal airfield on the island of Oahu, the worst civilian aviation accident in the US since 20...
2019-06-23, 21:26

NASCAR champ Mike Stefanik dies in Connecticut plane crash NASCAR great Michael Stefanik was killed Sunday while piloting a single-seat plane that crashed in Connecticut, authorities said. The 61-year-old stock car champion took off in the single-engine Aerolite 103 from Riconn Airport in Rhode Island and had tried to return to the airfield when the plane c...
2019-09-16, 18:26

Emiliano Sala was exposed to carbon monoxide in fatal plane crash Argentinian soccer star Emiliano Sala — and likely his pilot — were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide before they were killed in a plane crash, a report revealed Wednesday. The 28-year-old athlete, who had been signed to Cardiff City, had been flying to join his new team in January when the ...
2019-08-14, 23:52