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ENGINE FAILURE OF CARGOLUX ITALIA B747 DURING FLIGHT TO AMSTERDAM

Cargolux Italia B747 Engine Failure During Flight to Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM – One of the four engines of a Cargolux Italia B747 to Amsterdam was shut down during its flight to Amsterdam on Sunday. The B747 continued and landed safely at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in the Netherlands.  Cargolux Italia Boeing 747-400 freighter – registration LX-TCV – performing Flight CV-7156 from Nairobi to Amsterdam, was descending

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SAFARILINK DASH 8 COLLIDED WITH WILDEBEEST ON RUNWAY DURING LANDING IN KENYA

SAFARILINK DASH 8 COLLIDED WITH WILDEBEEST ON RUNWAY DURING LANDING IN KENYA

MAASAI MARA – A Safarilink Bombardier DHC-8-200 ended up next to the runway after landing on Kichwa Tembo Airstrip in Kenya (Africa) on Friday, after the aircraft collided with two wildebeest. The animals were on the runway when the plane tried to land. The Bombardier with registration 5Y-SLM, was on route from Nairobi to the

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DELTA BOEING 757 SUFFERED SERIOUS FUSELAGE DAMAGE AFTER HARD LANDING AT PONTA DELGADA AIRPORT, AZORES

DELTA BOEING 757 SUFFERED SERIOUS FUSELAGE DAMAGE AFTER HARD LANDING AT PONTA DELGADA AIRPORT, AZORES

PONTA DELGADA – On Sunday a Delta Air Lines Boeing 757 made a very hard landing at Ponta Delgada Airport in the Azores, causing serious overstress damage to the fuselage and landing gear. The return flight was cancelled. There were no injuries reported. After a delayed flight, the Delta Boeing 757-200 – registered N543US –

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RUSSIAN SU-27 CHASED AWAY SPANISH F-18 FROM RUSSIAN DEFENSE MINISTER’S PLANE

Spanish F-18 fighter chased away by Russian Su-27

BALTIC SEA – Last week on August 13, a Russian Air Force Su-27 fighter jet – escorting the Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu – ‘chased away’ a Spanish Air Force EF-18 with a pretty dangerous maneuver, by banking close towards the EF-18. According to Russian state-run media, the Spanish fighter jet came too close to

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THE FORMER JAPANESE ‘AIR FORCE ONE’ IS UP FOR SALE

JASDF Air Force One at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol © JERRY TAHA

LOS ANGELES – Anyone who has always dreamed of owning their own luxury Boeing 747; this is your chance to buy one of Japan’s two former government aircraft. It’s for sale now for 28 million dollars (about 25 million euros). A company in California is selling this beautiful Queen of the Skies. Japanese Prime Minister

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