Squawks & Headlines ✈ General ✈ Popular (24 hours)

(Video) Boeing 717 Stall during test flight

Submitted
Amazing video of a recovery after an unusual attitude during a stall test. (vimeo.com) More...

Feds: 12 planes violated Trump air space over weekend

Submitted
At least 12 aircraft violated temporary flight restrictions through Monday afternoon for President Donald Trump’s Palm Beach Mar-a-Lago stay, with at least five of those having the unique experience of being buzzed by military aircraft, federal officials confirmed to The Palm Beach Post. Eight of those crossed the line on Friday alone, with three of those having what likely were unsettling encounters with F-15 jets and one with a military helicopter, according to the Federal Aviation… (www.palmbeachpost.com) More...

Heathrow sees record 75.7m passengers in 2016

Submitted
Heathrow welcomed a record 75.7 million passengers in 2016, up one per cent on the previous year. Passenger charges fell by one per cent at the UK’s largest airport, as Heathrow retained its position as Europe’s best hub for the third year running. (www.breakingtravelnews.com) More...

The $65 European Airfare Is Coming to the U.S.

Submitted
 
Norwegian Air International Ltd., no stranger to going where others won’t, is about to try this strategy with a new, smaller Boeing jet: the 737 Max. Norwegian, which has the honor of being the first airline to fly one, is using the first six of its planes to open 10 routes starting this summer. It will begin service June 15 from Edinburgh, Scotland, to Stewart International Airport, about 60 miles north of New York City. To fill all these new trans-Atlantic seats, Norwegian is setting… (www.bloomberg.com) More...

Incident: Air Canada runway excursion at YYZ flight AC623

Submitted
 
An AC A320 left the runway during landing in heavy fog and a line of storms going through the area. No injuries reported. (www.cbc.ca) More...

AirBaltic to launch CS300 long-haul flights to Abu Dhabi

Submitted
 
Latvian carrier airBaltic plans to launch 4X-weekly Riga-Abu Dhabi Bombardier CS300 service beginning Oct. 29, in cooperation with Etihad Airways, the Riga-based carrier announced Feb. 24. (atwonline.com) More...

Login

Don't have an account? Register now (free) for customized features, flight alerts, and more!