INCIDENT Armed robbery at Tirana airport while passengers were boarding an Austria Airlines flight

One man was shot dead and four others were arrested following a high-stakes robbery at the Teresa Rinasi International Airport, Tirana. Armed robbers wearing masks stormed the airport runway in the afternoon and stole millions of euros from an Austria Airlines flight. The robbers managed to gain access through a gate reserved for firefighters. Dressed…

BREAKING Ethiopian Transport Ministry releases preliminary report about Ethiopian Airlines #ET302 Boeing 737MAX crash

ET302 Crash Ethiopian authorities have released their initial findings into the plane crash which killed 157 The transport minister said the crew of the Boeing 737 Max 8 followed all correct procedures, but could not control the plane. During a press conference from a hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopian Transport Ministry released investigation preliminary report about…

INCIDENT easyJet A320 right engine suffered damage during pushback at Belfast International Airport

EasyJet confirmed that flight #U26755 from Belfast to Malaga has been delayed as a result of damage sustained from a pushback tug. All passengers disembarked normally. They have been provided with refreshment vouchers and support from our ground staff in Belfast Airport. A replacement crew will operate the flight to Malaga on a replacement aircraft…

BREAKING Crew of crashed Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737MAX followed Boeing procedure to stop the MCAS system but it re-engaged

Crew of crashed Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737MAX used the prescribed Stabilator Trim Cut-Out switches to stop the MCAS system but it re-engaged. The crew of Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737MAX8 which crashed with 157 people on board, used the prescribed Stabilator Trim Cut-Out switches to stop MCAS system according to an article by Wall Street Journal. The…

INCIDENT Several passengers of United Boeing 737 taken to hospitals after complaining of nausea

A United Airlines plane made an urgent emergency landing at greater Washington’s Dulles International Airport because of the weird and nauseating smell, according to Fox News. The incident occurred with the aircraft Boeing 737, en route from Baltimore-Washington Airport (BWI) to San Francisco. After making an emergency landing at Dulles International Airport in Loudoun County,…

ALERT A Southwest Boeing #737MAX returned to Orlando for an emergency landing due to an engine issue

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737MAX made a safe emergency landing Tuesday in Orlando, Florida, after experiencing an engine problem. The crew declared an emergency after taking off from Orlando International Airport around 2:50 p.m., and landed the plane safely. No passengers were on board. The aircraft (reg. N8712L) was being ferried to Victorville, California, where…

BREAKING British Airways #BA3273 from London City landed in Edinburgh instead of Dusseldorf after the flight path was submitted incorrectly

British Airways flight #BA3273 to Dusseldorf in Germany has landed in Edinburgh by mistake, after the flight paperwork was submitted incorrectly is reporting the BBC. The passengers only realised the error when the plane landed and the “welcome to Edinburgh” announcement was made. The BAe 146-200 aircraft (reg. D-AMGL) operated by WDL took off from London…

INCIDENT United #UA99 Boeing 787-9 from Melbourne to LAX diverted to Noumea after oxygen masks automatically dropped due to smoke in cockpit

A United Airlines Boeing 787-9 diverted to the French Pacific territory of New Caledonia on Monday (March 25) after reports of smoke coming from the cockpit, a local official told AFP. The United States aircraft flying 256 passengers from Melbourne, Australia, to Los Angeles, touched down safely at La Tontouta airport in New Caledonia’s capital…

ALERT Cockpit voice recorder reveals pilots of doomed Lion Air Boeing 737MAX struggled to understand why the jet was pushing the nose down – sources

The pilots of a doomed Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX scoured a handbook as they struggled to understand why the jet was lurching downwards, but ran out of time before it hit the water, three people with knowledge of the cockpit voice recorder contents said. It is the first time the voice recorder contents from…