A 2-year-old toddler pronounced dead after Saudi Boeing 777 makes emergency landing in St. John’s

Police has confirmed there was a sudden death of a young child on an international flight, which prompted an emergency medical landing in St. John’s International Airport on Tuesday. Police and paramedics were dispatched to the airport where Saudi Arabian Airlines Flight 35 had landed, shortly before noon. The RNC confirmed a two-year-old died. The…

Air France CEO Anne Rigail says the Airbus A380 has always been a very difficult aircraft due to operational reasons

CEO Anne Rigail talked exclusively with AirlineRatings during the recent inaugural A350 flight from Paris to Toronto. Anne Rigail: “… the A350 and the Dreamliner just made the A380 totally obsolete, too expensive, too big. You need specific ramp equipment, you need to rebuild runways and taxiways, you need special boarding ramps. You even need…

BREAKING American Eagle #AA4125 has skidded off runway during landing at Chicago O’Hare Airport amid blizzard-like conditions

A Chicago Aviation spokesperson said the incident occurred at about 7:45 a.m. as American Eagle flight #AA4125 from Greensboro, North Carolina was landing at O’Hare. An Embraer E-145 (reg. N619AE) slid off runway 10L as it was landing at Chicago O’Hare Airport as snow fell on area Monday morning. According to a spokesperson, “After landing,…

INCIDENT Left main gear of SkyUp Boeing 737-800 caught fire at Sharm El-Sheikh Airport (video)

An aircraft belonging to Ukraine carrier SkyUp performing flight #PQ7153 caught fire after taxiing to its parking stand after landing runway 04 (L/R) at Sharm El Sheikh Intl Airport (HESH), Egypt. The Boeing 737-800 (reg. UR-SQH) suffered hydraulic fluid leak onto hot brakes causing flames in the left main gear. ​Airport emergency crews responded to…