ALERT Corendon Boeing 737-800 suffered tailstrike on takeoff from Rotterdam

Corendon flight #XC50 from Rotterdam to Antalya diverted to Amsterdam Schiphol. Corendon Boeing 737-800 (reg. TC-TJT) from Rotterdam to Antalya suffered a tail strike on departure. During the takeoff, around 11:20 in Rotterdam the tail of the plane touched the ground. Around 12:00 the Corendon flight diverted to Amsterdam Schiphol to check the situation and ensure safety, according…

ALERT Ryanair issues profit warning

Shares in low-cost carrier Ryanair were down almost 10 per cent today as it lowered its full-year adjusted profit forecast, blaming higher oil prices and lower traffic amid a series of strikes by its crews. The Ireland-based group on Monday cut its outlook from €1.25bn – €1.35bn to €1.1bn – €1.2bn. The group’s chief executive,…