DHL Boeing 757 Splits In Two After Emergency Landing In Costa Rica

DHL Boeing 757 Splits In Two After Emergency Landing In Costa Rica

SANTA MARIA, COSTA RICA – A DHL Boeing 757-200 cargo aircraft skidded off the runway on Thursday during an emergency landing at Juan Santamaria International Airport separating the tail, Reuters reports. The accident was filmed by airport staff and airport restaurant guests. Both pilots of the aircraft were uninjured. Less than an hour before the accident Thursday morning, the aircraft had taken off from Costa … Continue reading DHL Boeing 757 Splits In Two After Emergency Landing In Costa Rica

First Clear Images Of Completely Destroyed Antonov An-225

First Clear Images Of Completely Destroyed Antonov An-225

KYIV, UKRAINE – What many aviation enthusiasts feared and what Ukrainian authorities already announced earlier this week, has been confirmed by new footage by Russian State TV at Kyiv Gostomel Airport – the biggest aircraft in the world has been destroyed by fire, due to attacks by Russian forces. The Antonov An-225 Mriya is no more. New footage from Kyiv Gostomel airport of the world’s … Continue reading First Clear Images Of Completely Destroyed Antonov An-225

President Biden Bans Russian Aircraft From U.S. Airspace

President Biden Bans Russian Aircraft From U.S. Airspace

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. will ban Russian aircraft from entering U.S. airspace in retaliation for the invasion of Ukraine, President Joe Biden announced Tuesday night in his State of the Union address. The decision follows similar action by Canada and the European Union earlier this week, Time reports. The U.S. also bans flights from U.S. airspace to Russia. Earlier, United Airlines announced that it … Continue reading President Biden Bans Russian Aircraft From U.S. Airspace

The Largest Plane In The World Has Been Destroyed

The Largest Plane In The World Has Been Destroyed

KYIV, UKRAINE – The Antonov An-225, the largest aircraft in the world, has been destroyed by the Russian military on February 27, 2022 during the war in Ukraine, Minister of Foreign Affairs Dmytro Kuleba confirmed on Sunday. There was only one An-225 in the world. During the 80s of the Cold War, the Antonov An-225 Mriya (Dream) with its six powerful engines was designed by … Continue reading The Largest Plane In The World Has Been Destroyed

Russia Closes Airspace For UK Aircraft After Ban Aeroflot

Russia Closes Airspace For UK Aircraft After Ban Aeroflot

MOSCOW, RUSSIA – Russia has closed its airspace to all aircraft registered in the UK. All British aircraft are no longer allowed to fly to or over Russia. This also applies to flights over Russia to destinations in Asia. The Russian Federal Air Transport Agency has announced this in responce to a British ban on Aeroflot flights to Great Britain. The British government imposed a … Continue reading Russia Closes Airspace For UK Aircraft After Ban Aeroflot

Ukraine Closes Airspace Before Russian Forces Launch Invasion Of Ukraine

Ukraine Closes Airspace Before Russian Forces Launch Invasion Of Ukraine

KYIV, UKRAINE – Ukraine has closed Ukrainian airspace to all civilian flights on Thursday, a few hours prior to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine at around 5:00 AM (Local Time), Reuters reports. Europe’s aviation regulator EASA has published a Conflict Zone Information Bulletin (CZIB) for Ukraine, which is and active conflict area now, as a warning against the hazards to flying in bordering areas of Russia … Continue reading Ukraine Closes Airspace Before Russian Forces Launch Invasion Of Ukraine

Helicopter Crashes Into Ocean Near Crowd At Miami Beach

Helicopter Crashes Into Ocean Near Crowd At Miami Beach

MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA – A helicopter crashed into the ocean at Miami Beach on Saturday in front of people swimming and people relaxing on South Beach, authorities said. The crash occured at about 1:10 PM (local time) at South Beach, Miami’s most popular beach. Miami Beach Police and Miami Beach Fire responded immediately to calls of a helicopter crash in the ocean near 10th Street, … Continue reading Helicopter Crashes Into Ocean Near Crowd At Miami Beach

Live Stream Of Storm Eunice At London Heathrow

Video – Relive Live Stream Of Storm Eunice At London Heathrow

LONDON, ENGLAND – Watch today’s spectacular live stream video of Jerry Dyer’s BIG JET TV covering one of the most powerful storms ever that hit the UK – Storm Eunice. A storm which strength will be remembered for decades, with a gust of 106 kts (122mph/196kmh), measured on the Isle of Wight which was a record for England, beating the previous record of a 118 … Continue reading Video – Relive Live Stream Of Storm Eunice At London Heathrow

Passenger Aircraft Lands Without Flaps At Chicago O'Hare!

Video – Passenger Aircraft Lands Without Flaps At Chicago O’Hare!

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Watch in this video how an American Eagle Embraer E175LR lands at high speed at Chicago O’Hare International Airport on February 4, 2022. The footage – shot by The Curious Spotter – shows us how the airliner with registration number N249NN landed on runway 28C without the use of flaps, due to a malfunction, causing the aircraft to touchdown at an extreme … Continue reading Video – Passenger Aircraft Lands Without Flaps At Chicago O’Hare!

KLM Suspends All Flights To Ukraine

KLM Suspends All Flights To Ukraine

AMSTERDAM SCHIPHOL, NETHERLANDS – KLM will no longer fly over Ukrainian airspace, NOS reports. The Dutch airline has suspended all flights to Ukraine immediately, due to the urgent travel alert issued by the Dutch government on Saturday. The government is deeply concerned about a possible Russian invasion of Ukraine in the coming days. The first next flight – scheduled for tonight – will also be … Continue reading KLM Suspends All Flights To Ukraine