Archive for January 14th, 2012

Gyro Crash in Australia Kills Unidentified Pilot, Student

Saturday, January 14th, 2012
Gyro Crash in Australia Kills Unidentified Pilot, Student

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Andrei Bezmylov What: GT Gyroplanes Kruza Where: off Willis Road, near Mangalore Airport When: Jan 14, 2012, 12:30 Who: pilot and student aboard, 2 fatalities Why: A local pilot reported that the ultralight crashed, looking as if it came straight down and smashed up.... »

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Airbus A380 Wings Subject to Cracking

Saturday, January 14th, 2012
Airbus A380 Wings Subject to Cracking

Cracks have been found on Airbus A380 wings by Singapore Airlines and Qantas. The cracks occurred on the wing ribs of their Airbus A380s. Qantas discovered the problem while repairing a Royce Trent 900 engines blowout in 2010. Airbus says they know the origin and have developed an inspection and repair procedure for scheduled... »

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  • NTSB: Plane lost fuel pumps before Alabama crash, killing 6 https://t.co/QRBH9nVlJC via @YahooNews
    about 10 hours ago
  • Plane makes emergency landing at Rochester airport https://t.co/ZjevK9PkLR
    about 10 hours ago
  • Flight crew praised for handling of mid-air emergency and safe landing at Cork Airport https://t.co/h1P9jQq022
    about 10 hours ago
  • SpiceJet Plane Rejects Take Off After Bird Strike https://t.co/6pacFNy6VP
    about 20 hours ago
  • Turkish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Istanbul Ataturk Airport https://t.co/1H0LirO2Q1
    about 20 hours ago