Editorial: Flight, Fright

An aircraft crashed into the Java Sea with 62 people on board shortly after taking off from Indonesia’s capital has sent shock waves across the world. Authorities said they determined the location of the crash site and black boxes of a Boeing 737-500 on Sunday, a day after the mishap Continue Reading

Boeing announces 737 MAX halt

Boeing said it would temporarily suspend production of its globally grounded 737 MAX jets next month as safety regulators delay the aircraft”s return to the skies after two crashes Continue Reading

Doha bound flight returns to Chennai due to glitches

A Doha bound flight of a private carrier carrying 240 passengers and a crew of five, today returned to the airport here, about 40 minutes after its departure due to technical issues, officials said.
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‘Suicidal’ mechanic steals plane from Seattle airport

A “suicidal” airline mechanic stole an empty Horizon Air turboprop plane, took off from Sea-Tac International Airport and was chased by military jets before crashing into a small island in the Puget Sound on Friday night, officials said. Continue Reading