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Malaysia signals it may renew search for missing MH370 plane

Malaysia signals it may renew search for missing MH370 plane

Malaysia signals it may renew search for missing MH370 plane
Malaysia’s government has signalled it may renew the hunt for the missing MH370 as the 10th anniversary of its disappearance approaches this Friday. Anthony Loke, the transport minister, said on Sunday that US technology firm Ocean Infinity had proposed another “no find, no fee” search of the seabed in the southern Indian Ocean where the Malaysia A…

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After the Accident: VFR Departure

After the Accident: VFR Departure
The Bonanza pilot didn’t follow the published traffic pattern, placing the aircraft close to rising terrain on downwind. He was too fast on final approach, and he went around on the first attempt. A police officer arrived to check on the airplane, as the pilot had reported to ATC that he was low on fuel. Still, he was safely on the ground.

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NASA pilot flies plane wearing Pittsburgh Steelers-themed helmet

NASA pilot flies plane wearing Pittsburgh Steelers-themed helmet
A NASA pilot is ready for the Pittsburgh Steelers to kick off the 2024 season.

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Deep sea footage shows inside sunken passenger plane mistaken for missing MH370

Deep sea footage shows inside sunken passenger plane mistaken for missing MH370
This deep-sea footage shows inside a sunken passenger plane, once thought to be the wreckage of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. The wreckage of the MH370, which disappeared without trace while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014, has still never been found. The wreckage filmed by Deep Blue Dive Center, is actually the Lockheed Martin’s L1011 Tristar plane, which was deliberately sunk in 2019 in Jordan. It serves as a home for sea life, but a viral social media post wrongly speculated it was the MH370, which disappeared in 2014.

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Boeing releases video of part testing to prove planes can be trusted

Boeing releases video of part testing to prove planes can be trusted
The rarely seen footage comes as the company fiercely fights back following a whistleblower’s testimony on Capitol Hill, where a longtime engineer made some alarming allegations.

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Viral “not real” plane woman is now a right-wing influencer

Viral “not real” plane woman is now a right-wing influencer
Several months after her viral moment, Tiffany Gomas has garnered fresh attention with an eye-catching new post.

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Just plane fun

Just plane fun
My wife and I are scheduled for an Alaskan cruise in the fall. By all accounts, it’s something to which we should look forward. I’ve been told the same thing about other trips, including a Vegas…

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Is the Airbus A380 the World’s Safest Plane?

Is the Airbus A380 the World’s Safest Plane?
In the nearly two decades of A380 operations, the superjumbo has never suffered a fatal accident. Why is this and does that make it the world’s safest aircraft?

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Plane crash in Indiana claims life of Maple Grove man

Plane crash in Indiana claims life of Maple Grove man

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Minnesota native killed in small plane crash

Minnesota native killed in small plane crash

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I Can’t Believe I’m Saying This, But These 29 Travel Products Will Make You Actually Look Forward To That Long Plane Ride

I Can’t Believe I’m Saying This, But These 29 Travel Products Will Make You Actually Look Forward To That Long Plane Ride
Spoiler alert: It’s made possible by this game-changing foot hammock, infinity neck pillow, moldable ear plugs, and more.

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Sheriff: Plane makes emergency landing in Randolph County field – ABC17NEWS

Sheriff: Plane makes emergency landing in Randolph County field – ABC17NEWS
MOBERLY, Mo. (KMIZ) A small plane made an emergency landing just east of Renick, Missouri, on Wednesday afternoon, according to Randolph County Sheriff Aaron Wilson. Wilson told ABC 17 News in a text message that the pilot was not hurt and that deputies took the pilot to a hotel in Columbia. Wilson said the plane

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Plane crash in Indiana claims life of Maple Grove man

Plane crash in Indiana claims life of Maple Grove man
Alexander Foss, 20, was a junior majoring in aviation flight at Purdue.

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VIDEO: Boeing in spotlight as Congress calls whistleblower to testify on plane defects

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Pilot swims to shore with dog after plane crashes into Pacific Ocean near Los Angeles

Pilot swims to shore with dog after plane crashes into Pacific Ocean near Los Angeles
The pilot and his dog were on board the single-engine Piper PA-32 when it crashed off the coast of Rancho Palos Verdes in California.

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Flight Radar 24 shows the moment a small plane flew over Hartsburg Tuesday and lost contact after it crashes into the woods.

Flight Radar 24 shows the moment a small plane flew over Hartsburg Tuesday and lost contact after it crashes into the woods.
Flight Radar 24 shows the moment a small plane flew over Hartsburg Tuesday and lost contact after it crashes into the woods.

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Man, Dog Survive Ocean Plane Crash, Swim to Shore

Man, Dog Survive Ocean Plane Crash, Swim to Shore
Pilot reported engine issues before small plane crashed just off California coast on Sunday

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New Zealand to launch first electric plane for test commercial flights in 2026 – company

New Zealand to launch first electric plane for test commercial flights in 2026 – company
MOSCOW: Air New Zealand announced on Wednesday that it will launch the first flights of the Beta ALIA electric cargo aircraft for commercial demonstra…

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Plane battles through floods at Dubai airport as heavy rain causes cancelled flights

Plane battles through floods at Dubai airport as heavy rain causes cancelled flights
Planes battled through flash floods at the Dubai International Airport on Tuesday 16 April, as heavy rain battered the United Arab Emirates. Planes arriving into Dubai airport – the world’s busiest for international travel – were also temporarily diverted on Tuesday evening to other locations. A spokesperson for the airport told The Independent on Tuesday: “Due to the intense storm, operations were temporarily suspended for 25 minutes this afternoon, but have since recommenced, and are now in recovery mode.”

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US Navy patrol plane flies through Taiwan Strait

US Navy patrol plane flies through Taiwan Strait
A U.S. Navy patrol aircraft flew through the sensitive Taiwan Strait on Wednesday, just hours after a conversation between the Chinese and U.S. defence chiefs, in which Beijing warned Washington of the ultra-sensitive nature of the Taiwan issue.

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Small plane makes ‘surreal’ emergency landing at Kapiolani Park

There were two people in the plane, and Honolulu EMS confirmed no one was injured.

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