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Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cape Town

Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Cape Town

Lufthansa flight LH-577 had to return and make an emergency landing in Cape Town, South Africa, on August 10th.

The Airbus A340-300 plane took off for Frankfurt, Germany, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a gear problem.

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

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CARGO PLANE: New lease for economic growth | Daily News

CARGO PLANE: New lease for economic growth | Daily News
PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan will tomorrow officiate a historic and colourful ceremony for receiving Tanzania’s first-ever cargo plane. Ahead of the grand …

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Crews respond to small plane crash at Santa Fe Airport Tuesday

Crews respond to small plane crash at Santa Fe Airport Tuesday
SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – A small plane crashed at the Santa Fe Airport earlier this week. Officials said it happened Tuesday and involved a small plane with one person on board. The department share…

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China officials not talking after near collision with U.S. Surveillance plane

China officials not talking after near collision with U.S. Surveillance plane
Tensions are rising following a near collision between a Chinese fighter jet and a U.S. Surveillance plane.

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Airspace review under way at Gold Coast collision site

Airspace review under way at Gold Coast collision site
The Civil Aviation Safety Authority is reviewing the Gold Coast airspace in which two helicopters tragically collided in January.

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With a New, Improved ‘Einstein,’ Puzzlers Settle a Math Problem

With a New, Improved ‘Einstein,’ Puzzlers Settle a Math Problem
Earlier this spring, tiling aficionados thought maybe they’d found the shape of their dreams. Now they’re certain.

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Lufthansa brings A380, world’s biggest passenger jet, to Logan Airport

Lufthansa brings A380, world’s biggest passenger jet, to Logan Airport
Lufthansa brought the biggest commercial airplane being flown in the skies, the Airbus A380, out of retirement. Watch it land at Boston Logan Airport.

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Private plane traveling from Bahamas to Florida crashes into water: Police

Private plane traveling from Bahamas to Florida crashes into water: Police
A private plane traveling from the Bahamas to Florida crashed Thursday, according to the Royal Bahamas Police Force.

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NTSB report sheds light on Catawba River plane landing

NTSB report sheds light on Catawba River plane landing
The pilot reported 124 total hours of flight experience, 14 hours of which were in the accident airplane make and model, the NTSB report showed.

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Potter, Dunlop streets in Bellefonte closed Thursday afternoon due to a crash

Potter, Dunlop streets in Bellefonte closed Thursday afternoon due to a crash
A helicopter landed at the Bellefonte waterfront.

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Eleventh Saudi relief plane lands in Sudan

Eleventh Saudi relief plane lands in Sudan
PORT SUDAN: An 11th Saudi relief plane on Thursday landed at Port Sudan New International Airport carrying 30 tons of food baskets and medical supplies. The latest aid flight is part of the Kingdom’s

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Naval Air Station Holds Integrated Drill to Test Aircraft Mishap Response – The Southern Maryland Chronicle

Naval Air Station Holds Integrated Drill to Test Aircraft Mishap Response – The Southern Maryland Chronicle
PATUXENT RIVER NAVAL AIR STATION, MD – To maintain preparedness for worst-case scenarios, the NAS Patuxent River Emergency Services conducted an integrated drill focused on aircraft mishap response at Webster Outlying Field on May 16. The exercise aimed to test the abilities of various departments to respond effectively to a simulated MV-22 aircraft accident resulting […]

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U.S. Navy Aviator Saved After Ejecting from Plane off Key West Coast | NewsRadio WFLA | Florida News

U.S. Navy Aviator Saved After Ejecting from Plane off Key West Coast | NewsRadio WFLA | Florida News
A U.S. Navy aviator was successfully rescued after ejecting from a plane off the coast of Key West on Wednesday morning.

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Pax River Emergency Services Test Inter-Agency Operations with Aircraft Mishap Drill

Pax River Emergency Services Test Inter-Agency Operations with Aircraft Mishap Drill
An aircraft mishap is a worst-case scenario that no crew, in the air or on the ground, wants to respond to. But keeping skills sharp in the event of such an emergency can mean the difference between life and death. It was with that in mind that NAS Patuxent River Emergency Services held an integrated drill focused on aircraft mishap response at Webster Outlying Field May 16.

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80-year-old woman performs daring wing walk to raise money for hospice

80-year-old woman performs daring wing walk to raise money for hospice
Nancy Spencer, from Heighington, County Durham, soared above the clouds at Leeds Airport East to raise funds for St Teresa’s Hospice, where she works as a volunteer.

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Passenger plane escapes damage from bird strike at Skagway airport

Passenger plane escapes damage from bird strike at Skagway airport
The Federal Aviation Administration has recorded 58 bird collisions and one involving a coyote in Alaska in the past year.

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Indian Air Force’s trainer aircraft crashes in Karnataka, both pilots safe

Indian Air Force’s trainer aircraft crashes in Karnataka, both pilots safe
The training aircraft had taken off from the air force station in Bengaluru and crashed at Bhogapura village.

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Man booted off Ryanair plane after caught smoking in cabin toilet

Man booted off Ryanair plane  after caught smoking in cabin toilet

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Small plane crashes at Peterborough Airport – Peterborough | Globalnews.ca

Small plane crashes at Peterborough Airport – Peterborough | Globalnews.ca
Around 7:30 p.m., emergency crews were called to the scene just south of the city and found a plane off the runway.

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Indian Air Force’s trainer aircraft crashes in Karnataka, pilots eject safely

Indian Air Force’s trainer aircraft crashes in Karnataka, pilots eject safely
A Kiran trainer aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in an open field at a village in the district on Thursday but the two pilots made it out safely after ejecting from the plane before the crash.

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