ALERT Jet2 #LS875 returned to Manchester due to gear issue once again

[td_block_weather w_location=”Manchester” w_units=”imperial”][td_block_text_with_title] © Sean Rooney [/td_block_text_with_title][td_block_text_with_title custom_title=”Jet2 #LS875 to Faro”]Jet2 flight #LS875 from Manchester to Faro entered holding pattern few minutes after departure. This Boeing 757-200 (reg.G-LSAG) already had gear issue two days ago. @CarlaxyS5 @airlivenet pic.twitter.com/C5r1f7NicQ — Sean Rooney 0⃣ (@sean4646) September 9, 2016 Reload the page for updates… UPDATE 0836 UTC Jet2 #LS875 landed…

BREAKING Cathay Dragon aircraft collision with ground vehicle at HongKong airport

An airport service van has hit Cathay Dragon (ex Dragonair) A330’s engine this morning at HongKong airport. Cathay Dragon Airbus A330 flight #KA691 (reg. B-HLL) was taxiing to reach runway when the ground vehicle collided into the Rolls-Royce engine. The driver was injured during the incident. VIDEO Ground vehicle collided with Cathay Dragon Flight #KA691 at…

ALERT Close encounter between US Navy P-8 Poseidon and Russian Su-27

Russian Ministry of Defense statement: On September 7, 2016US Navy reconnaissance aircraft P-8 “Poseidon” tried twice to get close to the state border of the Russian Federation over the Black Sea without transponders. Su-27 fighters from Belbek airbase were scrambled. When Russian fighters approached the US reconnaissance aircraft for visual identification, American plane abruptly changed course to the opposite…

NEWS British Airways is recruiting new pilots for its expanding fleet of Embraer jet aircraft at London City Airport

An ambitious recruitment programme is launched this month to find both direct entry captains and first officers to join BA CityFlyer, the wholly owned British Airways’ subsidiary that operates from the Docklands airport to more than 30 business and leisure destinations across Europe. The new recruits will join over 200 existing pilots who currently fly…