INCIDENT Air China #CA983 made an emergency landing Siberia due to a fire alarm, all passengers evacuated via emergency slides

An Air China flight carrying 188 passengers from Beijing to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in Siberia on Tuesday morning. All passengers and crew of CA983 were evacuated safely by inflatable slides at Anadyr airport which serves Russia’s easternmost town in the subarctic district of Chukotka. Left hand slides turned out to be unusable…

ALERT Landing gear of United Express #UA4933 broken off and embedded in the engine after it skidded off runway at Presque Isle Airport, USA

United Express #UA4933 from Newark to Presque Isle skidded off runway on landing (2nd attempt) at 16.30 UTC. Nosegear of the ERJ-145 broken off and embedded in the engine. At least 4 people received minor injuries. According to Public Information Officer Kim Smith, United Airlines flight 4933 landed on the runway and then slid off…

BREAKING Lauda flight #OE327 from London Stansted to Vienna was evacuated after aborted takeoff due to engine issue

  Flights at Stansted Airport have been grounded due to an incident on the runway. Passengers have described seeing emergency services after a “loud bang” was reportedly heard on a flight heading to Vienna.   Please reload the page for updates… UPDATE 6 London Stansted Airport is now open – operations are resuming – flight…

British Airways unveils third retro livery

British Airways has today revealed the third design in its series of heritage liveries to mark the airline’s centenary – a Boeing 747 painted in the iconic Landor design. The Boeing 747-400, registration G-BNLY, entered the IAC paint bay at Dublin Airport earlier this week where it will be repainted with the Landor livery, which…

Four crew members of Alaska Airlines flight hospitalized after a strange odor filled the cabin of the Boeing 737-900

A Seattle-bound Alaska Airlines flight from Chicago was diverted to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Wednesday night after a strange odor was detected and a dozen people on board reported breathing issues, officials said. The source of the odor on the Boeing 737-900, which had 144 on board, has not been determined. Four crew members…