Boeing grounds all 777 jets

Boeing, a US plane manufacturer has recommended grounding all of the 777-200 model aircraft which have the same type of engine that suffered failure and shed debris over Denver on Saturday, as it said 128 jets should be suspended until further inspections are carried out. United Airlines and Japan’s Two main operators have already suspended…

United 777 despite engine failure landed safely with no injuries

United Airlines flight 328, Boeing 777, plane bound for Honolulu, suffered an engine failure but returned safely to Denver airport. The jet carrying 231 passengers and 19 crew on board, was able to do an emergency landing at Denver airport, without any injuries. Police in the town of Broomfield posted pictures of  front of an…

United Airlines to buy 200 flying electric taxis for airport runs

United Airlines plans to buy 200 flying electric taxis and hopes to fly passengers to the airport within the next five years. United Airlines will invest in flying taxi firm Archer as part of an £800m ($1.1bn) deal to develop the aircraft, which will also need regulatory approval before the purchase can go ahead. United…

Indonesia Boeing 737 passenger plane crash site located

The Indonesian Sriwijaya Air jet SJY182 carrying 62 people, departed from Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta International Airport at 14:36 local time (7:36 GMT) on Saturday disappeared from radars four minutes into its 90-minute journey to Pontianak in West Kalimantan province west of the island of Borneo. Sriwijaya Air founded in 2003, is a local budget airline which…

The Third lockdown may cost UK £400million every working day

  The UK Lockdown could hit the borrowing balloon for the 2020/2021 financial year past £450 billion and predicts the latest coronavirus restrictions could cost the country £400 million every working day. Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a new £4.6 billion plan to help businesses through a new lockdown, including one-off top-up grants up to £9,…

Amazon buys 11, 787 jets amid pandemic

   Amid pandemic, Amazon has confirmed the purchase of 11 second-hand used Boeing 787 jets as it continues to expand its worldwide delivery empire. This is the first time Amazon has actually bought planes as all others in its fleet are leased. Delta Airlines sold seven of the planes, and the other four were sold…

Lufthansa to airlift fresh food to UK amid seaport chaos

Germany’s Lufthansa is airlifting 80 tonnes of fresh fruit and vegetables from Frankfurt to Doncaster, and Sheffield airports in a Boeing 777, as firms seek to beat the lorry chaos at seaports. In 2019, Frankfurt airport, a major center in Europe that receives goods from food producers all over the continent including France, Netherlands, and…

Innovations

In 2021, Rolls-Royce is rolling out an electric aircraft calling it “the spirit of Innovation.” The company hopes the plane will break the world speed record for an electric aircraft by flying at more than 300mph. In September, Airbus unveiled three concept hydrogen-powered planes which could see an important deal signed with Germany, France, Spain,…

Focus into Flume crisis

The Early period between  1917 and 1989, the collapse of the Austro-Hungarian, German, Ottaman and Russian Empires yields  an unstable political and economic order plagued by  rival nationalism, Bolshevism and democracies that turn into dictatorships, unleashing the Second World War.  In the latter period the US and the Soviet Union dominate one half of Europe…