Two dead following light plane crash in NSW

Two people have died in a light plane crash in New South Wales.The plane crashed at a property in Carcoar, in the central west of the state, after leaving Orange Regional Airport this afternoon.Emergency services were called at 7.45pm, NSW Police said in a statement tonight, but both people on board died at the scene. The pair, believed to be a woman and a man, have not yet been identified.Chifley District police established a crime scene and are investigating further.A report will be prepared for the Coroner, and the Australian Transport Safety Bureau has been…

Coast Guard suspends search for pilot after small plane crash off Oregon coast

TILLAMOOK, Ore. – The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man who crashed a single-engine plane off the Oregon coast near Cape Falcon on Saturday. On Saturday, coast guard crews located the aircraft and some debris after the plane reportedly crashed west of the cape,which is near the border of Tillamook and Clatsop counties. A USCG helicopter and boat crew from the Tillamook Bay station went out searching in the area. On Sunday, officials said they suspended their search for the pilot. No initial reports on whether anyone…

Plane crashes near runway at North Perry Airport in Pembroke Pines, killing pilot

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. – A pilot was killed after a small plane crashed at North Perry Airport in Broward County. It happened at approximately 3:30 p.m. Monday at the airport located off University Drive and Pembroke Road in Pembroke Pines. Sky 10 was over the crash, where first responders inspected the wreckage and were seen placing a yellow tarp over the damaged aircraft. According to a spokesperson from the airport, the plane was attempting to take off and reported engine trouble before trying to turn around and land. Authorities said the…

Russian An-124 Condor Skid Off The Runway After An Engine Failure

An Antonov An-124 Condor strategic transport aircraft, operated by Russia’s specialist Volga-Dnepr Airlines, made a dramatic emergency landing today at Novosibirsk in Siberia after a catastrophic engine failure after take-off. On landing, the airlifter’s nose landing gear collapsed and it skidded off the end of the snowy runway. Despite several pieces of engine debris landing on a populated area, no injuries have been reported so far. The An-124-100, which has the Russian registration RA-82042, and is one of around a dozen in service with Volga-Dnepr, had departed Novosibirsk International Airport in Tolmachevo…

HE MISLED A PLANE AT THE MENDOZA AIRPORT

It is a charter flight from the province of San Juan. On board the ship there were 10 passengers. The airport will be closed for a few hours A private plane got lost this Thursday morning at the Mendoza airport, which must have temporarily closed its operations. As officially reported, the accident occurred at the time of landing. A failure in the right rear landing gear is believed to be the cause. Although there were moments of panic among the passengers, none were injured. According to reports, the Vuela transferred at least 10 executives…

Airbus set to boost production of world’s most popular passenger jet

Group aims to lift output of A320neo single-aisle aircraft next year Please use the sharing tools found via the share button at the top or side of articles. Copying articles to share with others is a breach of FT.comT&Cs and Copyright Policy. Email licensing@ft.com to buy additional rights. Subscribers may share up to 10 or 20 articles per month using the gift article service. More information can be found here.https://www.ft.com/content/c98a9ec6-8e10-40b6-a04d-137ee441bf75 Airbus is aiming to boost production of its popular A320neo family of single-aisle aircraft by close to 18 per cent…

China to sanction US businesses and individuals

China to sanction US businesses and individuals, including Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Raytheon, over arm sales to China’s Taiwan, FM spokesperson announced Monday pic.twitter.com/8oAZmAQu1t — People’s Daily, China (@PDChina) October 26, 2020 The State Department last week approved $1.8 billion in new weapons for Taiwan and submitted the package to Congress for a final review. The submission comes two months after the U.S. and Taiwan completed the sale of 66 new model F-16 Block 70 aircraft from Lockheed, and as tensions between the two superpowers continue to escalate ahead of…

FAA lists proposed changes for 737 MAX return to service

The FAA today released a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) for the Boeing 737 MAX, listing its proposed changes for the aircraft before it can return to service. Once officially published in the Federal Register, there will be a 45 day public comment period. This will be followed by additional actions by the FAA and international regulators. Finally Boeing and airlines will need to comply with the terms set forth in any final airworthiness directives before the MAX can return to service. Notice of Proposed Rulemaking The notice of proposed rulemaking is…

MEA A330 COLLIDES WITH TURKISH AIRLINES B777 AT LAGOS

A Middle East Airlines (MEA) Airbus A330-200 has damaged a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777-300ER, following a ground strike. The incident occurred in Lagos, Nigeria on 29th July. Ground staff, who were on duty at the time, said that the incident occurred whilst the MEA A330-200, registered OD-MEA, was being pushed back from the gate. It remains unknown exactly how it unfolded, but early reports suggest that ground staff turned the A330 too early; thus resulting in the collision with the Turkish B777-300/ER (registered TC-LJC). 🇱🇧 MEA and 🇹🇷 Turkish airlines planes crashed in Lagos, Nigeria 🇳🇬…