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Vueling Airlines Plane Rejects Taking-off in Germany due to Hot Brakes

By George Hatcher

Vueling Airlines flight VY-1867 had to reject taking-off at Stuttgart Airport, Filderstadt, Germany, on August 13. The Airbus A321-200 en-route to Barcelona, Spain, had to abort the take-off due to hot brakes. The plane vacated the runway safely. No one was injured. Download article as PDF »

Hot Air Balloon Crashed Lands into River Nile in Egypt

By George Hatcher

A hot air balloon crash landed in to the Nile, North of Cairo, Egypt on August 1st. According to sources, the balloon made a crash landing due to a tear in its material or gas problems. The air balloon landed successfully. All people onboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Hot Air Balloon Crashes in Texas; 16 Killed

By George Hatcher

A hot air balloon crashed near the small town of Lockhart, Caldwell County, Texas, on the morning of July 30th. According to sources the hot air balloon hit the power transmission lines and its basket caught fire, leading to the crash. All 16 people on board were killed. The crash remains under investigation. Download... »

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