Wednesday, December 8, 2021

aviation

Wreckage of passenger plane found in eastern Russia

But Russia's aviation agency says rescue operations will be difficult given the geographic features of the landscape.

Contact lost with passenger plane in Russia’s Far East

A search has been launched involving at least two helicopters and rescue workers are on standby.

Air cargo traffic recovers to pre-pandemic levels

But passenger traffic, measured as revenue per passenger kilometre, was down by 72% in January from the same month last year.

First all-female flight crew fly into Afghanistan aviation history books

The historic flight was not publicised at the time as Afghanistan's heightened security discourages high-profile events.

Falling jet engine parts prompt suspension of some older Boeing jets

The incidents bring a new headache for Boeing as it recovers from the 737-MAX grounding worldwide.

Futuristic Flying-V jetliner model completes first test flight

The reduced weight and unique shape of the Flying-V could see it use 20% less fuel than an Airbus A350, the most advanced commercial aircraft in action today.

FBI hunting flying man at California airport

It appears that someone was flying near a flight path approaching the Los Angeles International Airport .

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