Archive for January 16th, 2012

Unruly Passengers Dropped off in Tampa

Monday, January 16th, 2012

What: Delta Boeing 757 en route from Atlanta to Costa Rica Where: Tampa International Airport When: January 15, 2011 7:34 p.m Who: 2 unruly passengers Why: When Peter and Gabriele Strohmaier of Dusseldorf, Germany demanded champagne and food and refused to sit down, pilots made an emergency stop in Tampa and dropped them off.... »

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Luxair Emergency Landing

Monday, January 16th, 2012
Luxair Emergency Landing

Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer Daniel Nicholson What: Luxair Boeing 737-700 en route from Luxembourg to Lanzarote Spain Where: Lanzarote When: Jan 15th 2012 Who: 128 passengers Why: While en route, the plane developed flap problems. Pilots diverted to Fuerteventura and made a safe landing. Download article as PDF »

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Indian Aviation In the Red

Monday, January 16th, 2012

After competition from Air India and fuel cost of 2011 and Jet Airways, SpiceJet and Kingfisher Airlines have lost sixty-five percent of their value since the end of 2010. Kingfisher Airlines owes employees income tax from 2010. Spice Jet is planning in increasing fees and reviewing contracts to cut costs. In December, the Directorate... »

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January 2012
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  • #Aviationsafety 6 die in Zimbabwe crash. Britten-Norman crashes into mountains.Minister of Transports brother dies.…
    about 27 mins ago
  • #Aviationsafety Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 767 diverts to Kahului over smoke in cabin. Passengers rebooked on another plane.
    about 35 mins ago
  • #Aviationsafety Birdstrike. LATAM Chile Airbus A321-200 encountered flock at Cordoba. Flight 18 minutes in the air. Safe landing.
    about 37 mins ago
  • #Aviationsafety Fedex MD-10 Memphis-Montreal could not retract gear after takeoff. Returned to Memphis to make safe landing.
    about 39 mins ago
  • #Aviationsafety Main gear of Taban Air Boeing collapses landing at Ardabil.
    about 40 mins ago