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2 hrs ago |

Inquest into fatal air crash wraps up

The mother of one of the woman killed in a mid-air crash in Manawatu says she hopes an inquest into her daughter's death will make such events rarer.


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3 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Private aircraft makes emergency landing at Syracuse airport

A Gulfstream G550 carrying 10 people, including the pilot, had an electrical problem on board and diverted to Syracuse Hancock International Airport as a precaution, Hancock Airport Executive Director Christina Callahan said.


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7 hrs ago | 4 Hoteliers

Emirates takes milestone delivery of 50th A380 aircraft, plus shortest A380 flight launched.

Emirates has received its 50th A380 aircraft, strengthening its position as the world's largest international airline with 71% growth in capacity since 2010; This latest delivery takes Emirates' all wide-body fleet to 224 aircraft, representing the world's largest fleet of A380s, and also the world's largest fleet of Boeing 777s.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380

10 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

FAA, NTSB probe Arizona Strip crash that killed 2

The identities of two people killed in the fiery Sunday night crash of a single-engine airplane in the Arizona Strip were still being withheld Monday morning as efforts continued to reach next of kin.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Cessna Aircraft

14 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

What could possibly go wrong? Malaysia Airlines rerouting flights over Syria instead of Ukraine

A girl holding a candle stands in front of a banner during an event to mourn the victims of the... After one of its passenger airliners was blasted from the sky over eastern Ukraine , killing all 298 onboard, the ill-starred carrier Malaysia Airlines is rerouting flights away from the region -- and over war-torn Syria instead.


Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

15 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

An Unlikely Giant in the Sky--The Airbus a A380

Although some remain optimistic, I find it unlikely that the U.S. carriers will change their minds.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, us Travel

16 hrs ago | CBS Local

Police ID Pilot Who Crashed Off Elliott Key

Miami-Dade police have identified the pilot who died when a Cessna 172 he was in crashed off Elliott Key Sunday afternoon.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Cessna Aircraft, Cessna 172, Coral Gables, FL

20 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

FLYHT Receives Re-Issued Hawker Beechcraft STC from the Federal Aviation Administration

The STC has been re-issued to add the Automated Flight Information Reporting System 228 to this existing STC.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Hawker Beechcraft Aircraft, US News, Hawker Beechcraft 800, Federal Aviation Administration, Transportation

Yesterday |

Ethiopia: French Company Wins Bole Airport Expansion Consultancy Bid

A French company, ADPI, won the bid that the Ethiopian Airports Enterprise floated to hire a consultant for the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport passenger terminal expansion project.


Related Topix: World News, Ethiopia, Africa, Ethiopia Travel, Africa Travel, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Age

Jetstar HK gets China Eastern loan

China Eastern Airlines has extended a $US60 million loan to Jetstar Hong Kong at a time when the Qantas Airways-backed budget carrier has yet to receive regulatory approval to operate.


Related Topix: Airlines, China Eastern Airlines Corporation, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320

The Wichita Eagle

Kansas pilots volunteer time, planes to rescue dogs

But instead of being euthanized at a veterinary clinic in Arkansas, the two pit bulls lounged in a Cessna-172 on Saturday morning on the first leg of their rescue mission.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Cessna 172, Cessna Aircraft, Wichita, KS

The Miami Herald

1 killed in crash of small plane off Elliott Key

One person is dead in the crash of a small plane south of Elliott Key, according to Miami-Dade police.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Cessna 172, Cessna Aircraft

Will Airbus Spoil Boeing's Party?

Airbus beat rival Boeing in the aircraft order stakes at this year's Farnborough International Airshow by nearly twice as many orders and commitments.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Airbus A330, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787

The Spokesman-Review

Front and Center: KCVL owner Eric Carpenter - Sun, 20 Jul 2014 PST

Sandwiched between U.S. 395 and a vacant double-wide splitting at the seams, North Country Broadcasting operates out of a modest one-story building bearing two radio stations' call letters spelled out in plywood.


Related Topix: Colville, WA, Newport, WA, Omak, WA, Cessna 150, Aircraft, Cessna Aircraft

The News Tribune

The good, bad and the ugly for aerospace after air show and local summit

By the time this hits your real or digital doorstep, the Farnborough Air Show will have largely wrapped up business.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Washington, Pierce County, WA, Summit, WA

Sat Jul 19, 2014


Art Signed Posthumously - Rodin & Lennon

A debate has raged for years as to whether signed reproductions by Rodin & more recently John Lennon should be called 'originals'.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, John Lennon, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Google, Startups, Fernandina Beach, FL

Star Tribune

From the Travel Desk: Row 100, seat Z -- could it come to this?

An Airbus A380 performs during a demonstration flight at the 49th Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport, east of Paris, Sunday June 26, 2011.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Travel

Fleet News and Mail

Farnborough Air Show 'wow factor' provided by Red Arrows

Wingwalking, WWI mock 'dogfights', a deafening Eurofighter Typhoon display and incredible manoeuvrability from the A380 Airbus were also part of the programme The Red Arrows provided a thrilling centrepiece to the flying display on the first of the public days at the 2014 Farnborough Air Show.


Related Topix: Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom, Aircraft, Eurofighter Aircraft, Eurofighter Typhoon, Military Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft

Eclipse Takes Flight, Again

Marketing and fund-raising for the project-courtesy of larger-than-life figure Vern Rayburn, a former Microsoft executive-was as brash and colorful as Rayburn himself.


Related Topix: Eclipse Aircraft, Aircraft, Eclipse 500, Microsoft, Startups, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Embraer Aircraft, Embraer Phenom 100, Business News


Sibir A319 near Prague on Apr 16th 2014, loss of cabin pressure

A Sibir Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration VP-BTO performing flight S7-797 from Moscow Domodedovo to Munich , was enroute at FL340 about 70nm northeast of Prague when the crew initiated an emergency descent due to the loss of cabin pressure levelling off at FL100 about 6 minutes later .


Related Topix: Czech Republic, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A319, Aircraft, World News, Airbus Aircraft, Russia, Asia, Europe