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VIDEOS: Japan’s Sendai airport floods following earthquake

These video images of Japan’s Sendai Airport clearly show the extent of flood damage to the apron, with tidal water surrounding the terminal building. Continue reading…        

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Engine cowling section falls off Qantas A380

    Flightglobal content on the incident Asian Skies Blog: VIDEO: Qantas A380 after emergency landing in Singapore  AirSpace gallery – Qantas A380 engine failure  Story: PICTURES & VIDEO: Qantas A380 makes emergency landing after losing engine cowling  Story: SIA has no plans to ground A380s after Qantas incident Profiles Airline: Qantas Aircraft: Airbus A380 Airport: […]

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Aires 737-700 crashes on landing in San Andres

  At least one person has died after a Boeing 737-700 operated by Colombian carrier Aires crashed on landing at the Caribbean island of San Andres after a flight from Bogota. Colombian civil aviation authority Aerocivil confirms the accident, saying that the 737-700, registered HK-4682, with Aires flight number 8250 had departed from Bogota…. Continue […]

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Airblue A321 involved in fatal Pakistan crash identified

Picture credit: PA The aircraft involved in today’s crash in Pakistan has been identified as an Airbus A321 operated by privately-owned Pakistani carrier Airblue. Airbus says the A321 has.. Continue reading….

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Lufthansa Cargo: Cause of MD-11 crash remains unclear

  picture credit PA Further details have emerged about the Lufthansa Cargo Boeing MD-11 freighter destroyed in a landing accident in Riyadh today, although the reasons for the crash remain unclear. The aircraft’s fuselage … read on….

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Flight Internation cover – 12-18 January 2010

  This week’s cover image was designed by Flightglobal designer Chris Eyles. He created a montage of avaition security-related images, a version of which also appears in Flightglobal’s cover feature: Stalled airline safety needs new action to advance  

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Pilatus PC12

Pilatus Aircraft has joined the US National Transportation Safety Board-led investigation into the cause of a crash on 22 March of a PC-12 in Butte, Montana. Continue reading… This image Pilatus PC-12/45. The picture was taken at Genk/Zwartberg airfield, Belgium EBZW last October and uploaded to AirSpace user JMJMC.OVERSTEYNS’ gallery. Flight test of the Pilatus PC12  […]

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FedEx MD-11 crashes at Narita

Japanese television has posted a video of a FedEx cargo aircraft crashing and burning after having landing troubles at the Narita International Airport Monday morning around 0700h. Continue reading…

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Virgin A340-300 in fire emergency

Initial inspection of Virgin Atlantic‘s long-haul Airbus fleet, after a fire emergency on an A340-300, has found a number of aircraft missing wiring-protection components in the area of their on-board bar units. Continue reading…

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