EMERGENCY Seven passengers hospitalized after United Airlines #UA1031 experienced severe turbulences

A turbulent flight from Panama to Houston resulted in seven passengers being hospitalized Tuesday afternoon. The Houston Fire Department met United Airlines Flight 1031 on the runway at George Bush Intercontinental Airport around 1340, Senior Captain Ruy Lozano said. Some passengers had minor head and neck injuries, Lozano said. The flight experienced turbulence in Mexican airspace about…

NEWS Confusion as local officials reported a Canadair plane crash in Portugal, but no plane are missing

An earlier report from local officials said a Canadair plane crashed in the mountainous region of Pedrogao Grande while trying to exinguish the devastating blaze. UPDATE 1823 UTC Secretary of State Jorge Gomes confirms that no plane has crashed in Pedrógão. UPDATE 1812 UTC The National Civil Protection Authority says none of the planes contracted by…