BREAKING Phone call offers new info on search for #MH370, says Australian Deputy PM

Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 turned south earlier than previously thought, Australian authorities said Thursday, providing a new clue to the Boeing 777’s possible location in the southern Indian Ocean. Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said the new information was based on an attempted satellite phone call to the plane by Malaysia Airlines ground…

NEWS Flight #AA62 Miami to Paris was diverted to Boston on Wednesday night after a passenger became unruly

Police in Massachusetts say a man from France has been arrested after causing a disturbance on a Miami-to-Paris flight. A spokesman for the state police says American Airlines Flight 62 was diverted to Boston’s Logan International Airport on Wednesday night after a passenger became unruly.  The passenger was subdued by a federal air marshal while…

NEWS Virgin Atlantic Little Red has made an emergency landing yesterday at Edinburgh because of technical difficulty

The Virgin flight VS3008 bound for London reportedly suffered from a pressurisation failure. A spokeswoman for Virgin said: “Virgin Atlantic Little Red flight VS3008 operated by Aer Lingus, departing Edinburgh bound for London Heathrow, experienced a technical difficulty on board and the Captain made the decision to turn back and return safely to Edinburgh Airport.…

BREAKING Possible eruption near #Bardarbunga

A row of newly formed cauldrons (depressions) was spotted in the Vatnajokull glacier near the Bardarbunga volcano during a reconnaissance flight today, leading to speculation that a small eruption had begun there. Scientists estimate that 30 – 40 million cubic metres of ice have been melted.According to a statement from the Icelandic Civil Protection Agency…