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Lufthansa Cityline Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

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Lufthansa Cityline Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Zurich

Lufthansa Cityline flight LH-2373 had to return and make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on January 26th.

The plane took off for Munich, Germany, but had to turn back after the crew failed to retract the landing gear.

The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

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Chaos at 30,000 Feet: Woman Duct-Taped to Seat for Trying to Open Plane Door [Roundup] – View from the Wing

Chaos at 30,000 Feet: Woman Duct-Taped to Seat for Trying to Open Plane Door [Roundup] – View from the Wing
A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.

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Small plane crashes in Rocky Mount, pilot uninjured

Small plane crashes in Rocky Mount, pilot uninjured
A pilot walked away uninjured after a small plane crash late Sunday night in Rocky Mount.

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Plane crashes overnight on West Raleigh Boulevard

Plane crashes overnight on West Raleigh Boulevard
The plane went under some stop lights, then hit a speed limit sign and NC Highway 97 sign before crashing into a bus stop shelter.

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IndiGo Plane Landed With Just 1-2 Minutes Of Fuel Left – HW News English

IndiGo Plane Landed With Just 1-2 Minutes Of Fuel Left – HW News English
An IndiGo flight from Ayodhya to Delhi reportedly faced a critical situation on April 13. Due to low fuel levels, the plane diverted to

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Pilot, dog swim to shore after small plane makes emergency landing in waters off Rancho Palos Verdes

Pilot, dog swim to shore after small plane makes emergency landing in waters off Rancho Palos Verdes
A pilot and his dog swam to shore after a small plane made an emergency landing in waters off Ranch Palos Verdes.

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46th Saudi relief plane delivers shelter aid to Gaza

46th Saudi relief plane delivers shelter aid to Gaza
The flight is part of an ongoing effort to support the Palestinian people, carrying essential shelter items destined for the Gaza Strip

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Plane Crashes, Overturns At Manassas Regional Airport

Plane Crashes, Overturns At Manassas Regional Airport
A plane crashed and overturned Sunday evening, April 14 at a Virginia airport.State police said that a single-engine Cessna ran off of a runway at the Manassas Regional Airport, struck a culvert and overturned at 8:15 p.m.Neither the pilot…

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‘We were all on edge’: EL AL plane takes off from Tel Aviv to Miami just before Iran’s attack

‘We were all on edge’: EL AL plane takes off from Tel Aviv to Miami just before Iran’s attack
Yarden Ben-David said his cousin had dreamed of getting married since they were kids. The war in Gaza did not get in the way of his decision to travel to Israel to be with family. He celebrated her bachelorette on Wednesday in Hod HaSharon and her wedding on Friday at a kibbutz.

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Tippecanoe County Sheriff: 1 dead in plane crash

Tippecanoe County Sheriff: 1 dead in plane crash
TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. — The Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a deadly plane crash in the area of West Lafayette. Sheriff Bob Goldsmith confirmed to FOX59/CBS4 on Friday a…

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Boeing plane stolen from Angolan airport in 2003 has never been found

Boeing plane stolen from Angolan airport in 2003 has never been found
The plane’s disappearance remains a mystery to this very day.

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Small plane crashes near 215 Freeway in San Bernardino County, investigation underway

Small plane crashes near 215 Freeway in San Bernardino County, investigation underway
A small plane crashed in San Bernardino County and authorities on Sunday were investigating the incident.

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Authorities searching for survivors after plane crash in Southern California

Authorities searching for survivors after plane crash in Southern California
Authorities are searching for survivors after a plane crash in San Bernardino County Saturday night.  Preliminary information indicates the aircraft crashed near Palm Avenue and West Verdemont Driv…

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Life in the fast plane: Aston Martin defends chief’s £1.3m private jet budget

Life in the fast plane: Aston Martin defends chief’s £1.3m private jet budget
Luxury UK carmaker Aston Martin has defended spending over a million pounds for its chief executive to commute from Italy to the Midlands.

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Plane flips during landing in Holt | WKRG.com

Plane flips during landing in Holt | WKRG.com
HOLT, Fla. (WKRG) — It was a close call for a pilot coming into Holt, Florida Saturday morning. Officials with the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office posted these images of a single-engine plan…

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Adele Roberts: I got on a plane to Belfast for Mastermind right after I was diagnosed with bowel cancer

Adele Roberts: I got on a plane to Belfast for Mastermind right after I was diagnosed with bowel cancer
Dancing on Ice star Adele Roberts has told how she bravely flew to Belfast to honour a TV commitment straight after being diagnosed with cancer.

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Ekiti launches pre-hiking of Africa’s first plane crash site |

Ekiti launches pre-hiking of Africa’s first plane crash site |
A statement by the Ekiti State Bureau of Tourism Development revealed the pre-hiking event took place on Saturday.

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Albanian Organized Crime Group Busted for Smuggling Migrants into Essex by Plane

In a landmark case, Myrteza Hilaj, 50, and Kreshnik Kadena, 37, both from Leyton, East London, were found guilty of orchestrating a sophisticated people smuggling operation. Utilizing light aircraft, they transported economic migrants from northern France to Essex, providing them with counterfeit documents for hefty fees. Operation Micropus Unravels a Criminal Network The National Crime Agency’s (NCA) eight-year investigation, known as Operation Micropus, has cracked down on an Albanian organized crime group’s extensive illegal activities. This group, deeply involved in facilitating illegal migration, money laundering, drug trafficking, and the creation and distribution of fake documents, saw at least nine journeys of Albanian economic migrants in 2016 and 2017. Interestingly, a portion of these operations involved the innovative use of a light aircraft, a method not commonly associated with people smuggling. The Journey from France to Essex Highlighting the group’s modus operandi, migrants would depart from Le Touquet airport in northern France and land at Stapleford Aerodrome Airfield in Essex. From here, Kadena was responsible for collecting the migrants. The cost of this perilous journey could reach up to £10,000, with additional charges for the counterfeit documents necessary to establish a new life in the UK. These documents, many of which were supplied by Hilaj, included fake passports, ID cards, and utility bills. Hilaj’s role was likened to that of a ‘travel agent’, meticulously planning and coordinating these illegal transits. Impact and Outcome of the Investigation The successful convictions of Hilaj and Kadena are a testament to the NCA’s relentless pursuit of those exploiting vulnerable individuals for profit. The broader investigation led to 27 arrests, with 11 convictions in the UK and nine overseas. Additionally, the dismantling of four forgery factories and the safeguarding of over 50 migrants underscore the operation’s significant impact on disrupting criminal networks. The seizure of drugs and arrest of individuals involved in other facets of illegal migration further highlight the comprehensive nature of the NCA’s efforts. This case sheds light on the sophisticated and diverse methods employed by organized crime groups to facilitate illegal migration. It also underscores the importance of international cooperation and persistent investigative work in bringing such operations to a halt. The sentencing of Hilaj and Kadena, scheduled for May, is eagerly awaited, as it represents a crucial step towards justice for the countless individuals exploited by their actions. For More Interesting News Follow Us on Instagram

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Travel: Frequent flyers share their best plane travel hacks – Scotland on Sunday Travel

Travel: Frequent flyers share their best plane travel hacks – Scotland on Sunday Travel
Top tips people pick up on their travels.

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Summer holiday warning lack of planes could bring Brit tourist chaos

Summer holiday warning lack of planes could bring Brit tourist chaos
A lack of planes being produced by Boeing and Airbus could see some airlines unable to fulfil their schedules, leading to chaos for British holidaymakers

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