41 KILLED ON RUSSIAN JET CRASH

41 KILLED ON RUSSIAN JET CRASH

Forty-one persons have been confirmed dead after a Russian plane made an emergency landing and burst into flames just after take-off from Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport. Passengers made use of emergency exit slides to escape the burning Aeroflot aircraft. The jet has...
BOEING 737 SKIDS OFF RUNWAY INTO FLORIDA RIVER

BOEING 737 SKIDS OFF RUNWAY INTO FLORIDA RIVER

A Boeing 737 passenger plane, on Friday, skidded off a runway into shallow water in Jacksonville, Florida. The plane – a Department of Defense plane – was coming from Guantanamo Bay. It was carrying 136 passengers and seven crew members. According to Jacksonville Fire...
UK BANS BOEING 737 MAX PLANES FROM ITS AIRSPACE

UK BANS BOEING 737 MAX PLANES FROM ITS AIRSPACE

The UK on Tuesday joined other countries in banning the Boeing 737 MAX planes from its airspace. Prior to the UK Civil Aviation Authority ban, China, Singapore, Australia, Malaysia and Oman all suspended the use of the Boeing 737 MAX. The UK Civil Aviation Authority...
BLACK BOX OF ETHIOPIA AIRLINE RECOVERED

BLACK BOX OF ETHIOPIA AIRLINE RECOVERED

Ethiopian Airlines said it has recovered the cockpit voice recorder and the digital flight data recorder after Sunday’s crash. “Accident Bulletin no. 6 Issued on March 11, 2019 at 01:40 PM Local Time The Digital Flight Data Recorder (DFDR) and Cockpit Voice Recorder...
BOEING LIKELY TO BE QUESTIONED AFTER ETHIOPIA CRASH

BOEING LIKELY TO BE QUESTIONED AFTER ETHIOPIA CRASH

Following the devastating plane crash in Ethiopia on Sunday, safety questions about the newest version of Boeing’s popular 737 airliner could be renewed. On Sunday, the Boeing 737 Max 8 operated by Ethiopian Airlines crashed shortly after taking off from the...
CHINA AVIATION SUSPENDS USE OF BOEING 737 MAX 8

CHINA AVIATION SUSPENDS USE OF BOEING 737 MAX 8

China’s aviation regulation body has grounded nearly 100 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft used by its airlines. The suspension of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 comes after a deadly crash of one of the planes in Ethiopia yesterday – Ethiopian Airline 737 MAX 8 – which was bound...