Emiliano Sala and his pilot poisoned

Emiliano Sala (28) and his pilot was poisoned by carbon monoxide just before the plane he was in crashed into the Channel, it was revealed. Tests on the body found in the wreckage showed he had enough of the gas in his system to potentially knock him unconscious and induce a heart attack. The body David…

British Airways flight evacuated as white smoke filled cabin

British Airways flight BA 422 which departed from London heathrow at 15:10 BST on Monday and landed in Valencia was evacuated after white smoke filled the cabin shortly before landing. BA apologised to the 175 Passengers , two pilots and six cabin crew on board the aircraft an Airbus A321 and issued a statement saying…

Boeing suffered $2.9bn loss

Boeing has suffered its biggest quarterly loss as the prolonged grounding of its best selling 737 MAX jet took its toll. Boeing cut production of the 737 Max from 52 to 42 a month in April after its worldwide grounding in March following two crashes that killed 346 people. Dennis Muilenburg CEO said that while…

Cathay Pacific most punctual airline

Cathay Pacific was the most punctual airline, with aircraft typically taking off just eight minutes behind schedule. The average delay across all flights were 16 minutes. Teh ranking features the 43 airliens with over  2, 000 flights from UK airports last year. Vueling Airlines, the Spanish carrier,  has the worst punctuality of major airlines flying…

Air Canada flight to Sydney as 37 passengers inured hit by turbulence

An Air Canada Boeing 777-2000 Australian-bound flight on Thursday suffered intense turbulence, when it was cruising at 36, 000ft (10, 973 metres) about 600 miles (966km) southwest of Honolulu, and unbuckled passenger seat belt to hit the aircraft’s ceiling forcing the plane to do an emergency landing in Hawaii at 06:46 local time (16:46 GMT).…

Vijay Mallya gets permission to appeal against extradition order

Vijay Mallya had been granted permission by a London court to appeal the UK’s decision to extradite him to India. There’s a “real risk” that political pressures “ will undermine the fairness of any trial”. Mallya said He also claimed that Barrack 12 of Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail is “unbearably hot in the summer” and…

BA owner IAG signs deal to buy 200 Boeing planes

  Boeing has received a boots for its grounded 737 Max Jet after AIG, the airline group which owns British Airways  signed a letter of intent to order 200 of the planes. The airline group said it was confident that the Boeing planes would return to service in the coming months. Boeing is currently trying…

Thomas Cook finding it tough to get out this mess and risks collapse

178- year-old Thomas Cook shares were branded worthless yesterday, which triggered a collapse in the value of UK’s oldest travel business and alarming customers scheduled to go on holiday this summer to its ,holiday resorts around the world. The iconic groups shares fell 40 per cent after Citigroup said it was at risk of vicious…

Miracle as pilot lands plane carrying 89 people with no front wheel safely

Myanmar National Airlines  pilot landed his Embrarer 190 plane carrying 89 people safely with no front wheel in Myanmar’s Mandalay on Sunday after the aircraft’s landing gear failed. All the passengers and crew members inside the plane were relieved they were Sade. The touchdown was the second instance of a malfunctioning flight in less than…