BREAKING One fatality after Southwest #WN1380 suffered serious uncontained engine failure mid-air (video)

A Southwest  Boeing 737-700 operating a flight from LaGuardia to Dallas has suffered an uncontained engine failure while climbing out of New York. The plane diverted to Philadelphia with serious damage to the left engine. Passengers reported that they heard a loud bang on the left side of the aircraft, while climbing out of LGA…

BREAKING Delta flight #DL5507 made an emergency landing at Dulles Airport after landing gear issue

A Delta connection plane made an emergency landing at Dulles Airport located near Washington, D.C. after experiencing a landing gear issue, officials confirmed. Airport Authority Fire and Rescue are currently evaluating the plane, but officials say it landed without incident. The CRJ 700 plane was flying as Flight #DL5507 and was headed to Richmond from…

BREAKING Air China #CA1350 to Beijing diverted after a flight attendant was held hostage by a passenger

An Air China flight from Changsha to Beijing was diverted to Zhengzhou after a crew member was held hostage by a male passenger. Flight CA1350 landed at Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport in Zhengzhou, central China’s Henan Province, at 9:58 a.m., according to Henan Airport Group. The plane departed Changsha, capital of central China’s Hunan Province,…

LIVE British Airways #BA423 delayed 2h after fuel is spilled on the ground during refuel at Amsterdam (video)

That moment you are too busy talking and spill aviation fuel everywhere #Schiphol #britishairways pic.twitter.com/ECGihhvzcZ — Rupert Evelyn (@rupertevelyn) April 13, 2018 British Airways flight #BA423 was delayed 2 hours after incident during refuel. The Airbus A320 (G-TTOE) was scheduled to take off at 07:45 LT from Amsterdam to London Heathrow. Rupert Evelyin, an ITV…

BREAKING Scoot flight #TR634 returned to Singapore escorted by fighter jets after an alleged bomb threat

According to reports, a Singapore Airlines budget carrier Scoot flight returned to Changi Airport after an alleged bomb threat. Flight TR634 en route to Hat Yai which left Changi Airport at 1.20 pm was escorted back by Singapore’s air force. The Airbus A320 (reg. 9V-TAN) aircraft landed safely at 15.23 (07.23 UTC). The Singapore Police Force…

BREAKING Due to the earlier incident, all departing flights from London Stansted Airport are cancelled

Stansted Airport’s terminal was partially evacuated after a bus caught fire close to the main building. At least one fire engine rushed to the scene and police diverted traffic away from the terminal. UPDATE 21:00 UTC All departing flights until midnight have now been cancelled and passengers are asked to leave the Airport. UPDATE 19:32 UTC…