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 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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January 2012
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  • BA pilot complained about 'toxic fumes' before emergency landing - THE MYSTERY THICKENS via @MailOnline
    about 18 hours ago
  • Gol Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Sao Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport
    about 20 hours ago
  • British Airways Flight Diverts to Vancouver due to Medical Emergency; 25 Taken to Hospital
    about 20 hours ago
  • Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Pennsylvania
    about 20 hours ago
  • Pilot Killed after Small Plane Crashes in Pittsburg, CA
    about 20 hours ago