Airports are enhancing the pest control measures in order to prevent the spread of Zika virus, the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) said in a statement on February 11.
According to the statement, “The management of the outbreak is currently focused on reducing the populations of the Aedes mosquito that transmit the virus at airports (vector control).”
The ICAO also urged the airlines to follow WHO guidelines regarding testing and use of insecticides for the airplanes.
Pilot dismisses lawsuit against Bryan mayor
Rene Borrel was suing Gutierrez over claims the plane was being held for ransom.
2 killed in helicopter crash in Perris area, sheriff’s department says
Two people were killed when a helicopter crashed Friday afternoon in Riverside County, authorities said.
Emergency landing for cargo plane | Bengaluru News – Times of India
Smoke in the cockpit of a Lufthansa cargo plane led to it making an emergency landing at Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) on Friday morning. Wit
Hi Fly plane on a TAAG flight to Lisbon hit by severe turbulence injuring a dozen passengers
A dozen passengers on TAAG Linhas Aéreas de Angola flight DT652 from Luanda to Lisbon, this Thursday, March 23, were assisted by medical teams at Humberto
Report: Woman’s death on plane caused by violent force, not turbulence
A report from the National Transportation Safety Board finds a passenger who died from injuries on a plane diverted to Connecticut was not killed by turbulence.
Helicopter crash landing sparks renewed focus on Australian Army’s troubled Taipan fleet
The Defence Flight Safety Bureau has begun a formal investigation into why the multi-role helicopter was forced to ditch into the sea while taking part in counterterrorism exercises.
Rescue crews line Shannon Airport runway amid emergency on jet carrying hundreds
The flight was north of Wales and about to route through Irish air space when the flight crew contacted air traffic controllers in Shannon to advise them they might need to divert to the Midwest airport.
Yellowjackets Recap: What to Remember Before Season 2
Before diving into Yellowjackets season 2, here are all the twists and turns you need to remember in the past and the present.
Russian Missile, Drone Strikes Kill Civilians in Ukraine
A Russian strike killed three civilians in Kostyantynivka, the latest attack on areas where Ukrainian forces have been gathering troops and supplies to send into the battle for Bakhmut.
Photo doesn’t show interior of ‘chemtrail plane’ – Full Fact
Posts claiming that a photo shows the inside of a “chemtrail plane” have circulated online for many years. It’s actually a system for fighting forest fires.
Singapore Airlines cargo flight makes emergency landing in Hong Kong
Police say fire alarm went off at 10.27pm and the plane safely landed at Hong Kong International Airport at 10.53pm.
How Webb’s Coronagraphs Reveal Exoplanets in the Infrared – James Webb Space Telescope
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Effect of Mandible Phantom Inclination in the Axial Plane on Image Quality in the Presence of Implant Using Cone-Beam Computer Tomography
To assess the effect of 30° phantom inclination on image quality in the presence of an implant using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT).
Materials and methods
Three series of …
Victim severely injured in Route 460 crash passes away
Mar. 24—BLUEFIELD — A woman who was severely injured recently in a four-vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 460 and Maryland Avenue has passed away, the Bluefield Police Department confirmed Thursday. The crash occurred March 16 when a vehicle traveling West on Route 460 sideswiped another, then crossed the highway’s median and struck a East-bound vehicle head-on. The male driver of the …
Airport stages nightmare ‘multiple plane crash’ training exercise
Huge simulation included ‘casualties’ and ‘collisions’ involving cars and minibuses
3 Easy Ways to Get a Better Seat on a Plane, According to an Aviation Expert
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Australia Grounds MRH-90 Taipan Helicopter Fleet After Sea Crash
Australia has halted operations of its entire MRH-90 Taipan helicopter fleet after one crashed near a New South Wales beach.
Dad was ‘tasered’ and dragged off flight after sitting in wrong plane seat
Bolic Bet Malou, 30, sat in the incorrect seat with his wife and child when flying to Melbourne, but after arguing with the flight attendant was dragged ‘screaming’ from the plane
Mesut Özil: “I had tears in my eyes as the plane took off from Madrid”
Football has lost one of its great magicians with the retirement of Mesut Özil. The Turkish-born German footballer (Gelsenkirchen, 1988) put an end to a brilliant career that will
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Code words are used in a variety of contexts. Many of these are used to keep the general public in the dark about what is really going on and avoid panic. Most of us are familiar with code words such as “Mayday, mayday, mayday!,” but do you know which codes are used when a child goes missing or when there’s a bomb threat in a store? Click through and get to know some of the most important code words.