New A330-800 rolls-out of paintshop

The newest member of the A330neo Family, the A330-800, has rolled out of the paintshop, on track for its first flight mid-2018. The A330-800 is the new generation 250 seater from Airbus’ leading twin aisle family. With its 242-tonne Maximum Take-Off Weight (MTOW) as base variant, the A330-800 can operate routes of up to 7,500nm…

BREAKING Apache helicopter has crashed in residential area in south Japan

佐賀で自衛隊のヘリコプターが墜落したらしく新築の家が火事になってた pic.twitter.com/g7ERln2Nvb — 髙橋雄汰 (@16_yuta) February 5, 2018 A Japanese military Apache helicopter has crashed in a residential area in Saga, southern Japan, setting at least one house on fire, NHK broadcaster reported Monday. “A Self-Defence Force helicopter crash-landed on a residential area. A house has caught fire,” local government official Katsuhide Tanaka told AFP…

FAA investigating after footage emerged of drone flying right above Frontier Airlines aircraft on final approach to Las Vegas

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating an incident in which someone apparently piloted a drone right above a jet landing at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. The footage, uploaded to social media, shows the drone taking off from Whitney Park, a little more five miles away from the airport, but doesn’t detail when the…

ALERT A woman bites several flight attendants on board American Airlines #AA1033 after being restrained as she tried to enter the cockpit

A passenger on an American Airlines flight was charged Thursday after federal authorities accused her of attacking three crew members aboard the flight as it approached Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina. Wednesday, as the flight fromDallas Fort Worth began to descend at the Charlotte airport, Harriott, who was seated at the rear of…