President Joe Biden’s choice to run the Federal Aviation Administration has withdrawn his nomination. A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Denver International Airport CEO Phillip Washington has withdrawn. The setback for the administration comes after Washington failed to gain enough support in the closely divided Senate. Republicans were united in opposition to Washington, calling him unqualified because of limited aviation experience. Democrats and allied independents still might have pushed the nomination through, but key senators on their side balked at supporting Biden’s pick.
Plane Crashes Wednesday In Catawba County – WHKY
On Wednesday (May 31) at approximately 3:40 p.m., the North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to an airplane crash in Catawba County near Long Island Marina. A single-engine Sea Ray had just departed the Long Island Airport en-route to the Statesville Airport. Shortly after takeoff, the plane experienced engine failure. The pilot was able to…
Plane crash in Karnataka: Small aircraft crashes on farm field in Chamarajanagara; pilots eject safely
An aircraft crashed at H Mookahalli village in Chamarajanagara taluk. Two people in the flight managed to eject safely and no civilians were injured as it crashed in an empty field.
Brian Shul dies at 75; fighter pilot who flew world’s fastest plane
Brian Shul, a retired Air Force major who modestly described himself as “a survivor” rather than a hero, after he was downed in a Vietnamese jungle, where he nearly died before rebounding to pilot the world’s fastest spy plane, died on May 20 in Reno, Nevada. He was 75.
U.S. Reports Dangerous Run-In With Chinese Fighter Over S. China Sea
On Wednesday, the U.S. military reported another close encounter between a Chinese fighter jet and an American surveillance aircraft over the waters o…
This kid was ‘planking’ on the plane seats mid-flight and his parents gave no f***s
By now we’re all acutely aware that the general population finds kids on planes problematic.
Court docs: Man arrested after pilot found him hiding in landing gear of plane at Houston airport
According to court records, Jehffrey Gutirres has been arrested for trespassing a number of times in the last few months.
Single-engine plane crashes in Detroit backyard
There were no injuries after a plane crash-landed in the backyard of a home on Detroit’s east side Wednesday night.
Major incident cordons off Bournemouth beach
Pictures from the scene show areas cordoned off by the emergency services
Small, single engine plane crash lands in Detroit home’s backyard on east side
Detroit police said there were no major injuries.
Pain, terror felt before Boeing Max crashes can be considered, judge says
Families of passengers who died in the crash of a Boeing 737 Max in Ethiopia can seek damages for the pain and terror suffered by victims in the minutes before
Judge rejects Boeing request to block pain and suffering damages for crash victims who died upon impact | CNN Business
A federal judge rejected arguments from attorneys for Boeing that it should not have to pay for the pain and suffering of 157 victims of a March 2019 Boeing 737 Max crash because they all died on impact.
A Female K-Pop Idol Broke A Plane Chair Just To Avoid Losing A Fan Gift – Koreaboo
Through “Weekly Idol,” a female K-Pop idol admitted to breaking apart a plane chair just to avoid losing a gift she received from a fan.
Bombardier warns Ottawa against going with Boeing on military plane contract
The jet maker is calling on the federal government to launch an open procurement process to supplant the Armed Forces’ 14 CP-140 Aurora maritime patrol planes
‘From good to great’ with Robinson’s heli pilot safety course
Teaching pilots how to go from ‘good to great’ is the essence of the pilot safety course run by Robinson. Rachel Ramsay finds out for herself
U.S. says China jet ‘buzzed’ an Air Force plane over international waters – National | Globalnews.ca
China seems to be continuing its practice of “buzzing” Western aircraft as a new incident with a U.S. plane has come to light over the South China Sea in international airspace.
Police storm Ryanair flight at Manchester after man caught SMOKING on plane
The flip flop-wearing passenger allegedly lit up ’20 minutes after take-off’
Redo of federal plane evacuation tests sought as passengers squeeze into smaller spaces
Congress is looking into just how quickly airline passengers can evacuate a plane during an emergency.
India Expands Emergency Medical Flight Network
The Indian government plans to build hundreds of helipads along highways that could be used by helicopters, drones, and new eVTOL aircraft.
A fertility doctor accused of impregnating patients with his sperm died in a plane crash when the hand-built aircraft fell apart in mid-air
Morris Wortman, 72, was one of two men killed in an experimental aircraft crash in Yates, New York, Sunday, the Orleans County Sheriff’s Office said.
Plane crashes in field in Morton County
ST. ANTHONY (KXNET) — A private plane contracted by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) crashed in a field south of County Road 136 and west of St. Anthony early Tuesday mornin…