Paraglider get caught in a dust devil in New South Wales, Australia (video)

An experienced paraglider in Australia suddenly found himself in quite a predicament as he was caught in a dust devil, with his wife helplessly watching on from the ground. The incident occurred on Mount Borah in New South Wales, when the man was preparing for takeoff along with some 40 other pilots. The video of the incident was recorded by the pilot’s wife, who screamed “Careful!” as her…

JetBlue Airways & U.S. start-up airline “Moxy” firms up order for 60 Airbus A220-300 aircraft each

  JetBlue Airways has firmed up an order for 60 A220-300 aircraft, the larger model of the new, industry-leading A220 series. JetBlue’s existing Airbus fleet includes 193 A320 and A321ceo aircraft in operation, with an additional 85 A321neo aircraft on order. The start-up U.S. airline code-named “Moxy” has signed a firm order with Airbus to…

Drunk Russian ice hockey star forces emergency landing after attacking flight attendant over whisky row

Former NHL star Oleg Saprykin found himself in trouble after allegedly knocking down a flight attendant and forcing an emergency landing. Ice hockey star Saprykin, 37, was identified as the alleged perpetrator of an incident during an Aurora Airlines domestic flight from Sochi to Moscow. Seated in the business class section of the flight, Saprykin…

INCIDENT Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737-800 skidded off the runway at Entebbe International Airport

Ethiopian Airlines #ET338 from Addis Ababa skidded off the runway at Entebbe International Airport. The Boeing 737-800 (reg. ET-ATV) skidded off the runway by a few meters after landing on runway 17 at Entebbe International Airport, Uganda. Passengers and crew were safely deplaned and were taken to the terminal and cleared normally through the regular clearance process. There…