A Cessna 560 Citation V was destroyed when it impacted the terrain in the Mutton Mountains, Oregon

Status: Date: Saturday 9 January 2021 Time: 22:37 UTC Type: Cessna 560 Citation V Operator: SX Transport LLC Registration: N3RB C/n / msn: 560-0035 First flight: 1989 Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-5A Crew: Fatalities: / Occupants: Passengers: Fatalities: / Occupants: Total: Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2 Aircraft damage: Destroyed Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair) Location: 23 km (14.4 mls) SE of Pine Grove, OR (   United States of America) Phase: En route (ENR) Nature: Unknown Departure airport: Troutdale Airport, OR (TTD/KTTD), United States of America Destination airport: Boise…

Indonesian Navy divers locate the wreckage of Sriwijaya Air flight SJ182 in the waters off Jakarta coast.

Status: Preliminary Date: Saturday 9 January 2021 Time: 14:40 Type: Boeing 737-524 (WL) Operator: Sriwijaya Air Registration: PK-CLC C/n / msn: 27323/2616 First flight: 1994-05-13 (26 years 8 months) Engines: 2 CFMI CFM56-3B1 Crew: Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6 Passengers: Fatalities: 56 / Occupants: 56 Total: Fatalities: 62 / Occupants: 62 Aircraft damage: Destroyed Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair) Location: 19 km (11.9 mls) NE of Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK) (   Indonesia) Phase: En route (ENR) Nature: Domestic Scheduled Passenger Departure airport: Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (CGK/WIII), Indonesia Destination airport: Pontianak…

UAVOS successfully tests unmanned helicopter

A converted Alpin UAV (unmanned air vehicle), a joint project of TITRA, a Turkish engineering company, and UAVOS, a researcher, developer, and manufacturer of advanced products in the unmanned systems industry, has completed its first successful flight in Turkey. The joint project, which is based on the manned Heli-Sport Italian CH7 helicopter, was started in 2019 to addresses the growing UAV cargo delivery market and includes the conversion as well as maintenance and training programmes. The Alpin UAV is designed to meet the specific, unique and advanced requirements of Turkey with…

NASA Helps Bring Airport Communications into the Digital Age

Some of the best entertainment at the airport is all the action outside the window. Loaded luggage carriers zip past on their way to planes. Fuel trucks come and go. Catering trucks restock galleys. During winter, de-icing crews and snowplows add to the bustle. This organized chaos is overseen by the ground-control managers as part of an airport-wide effort to ensure the safety of all ground operations. And as air travel has increased, the challenge of keeping track of all the moving parts has only grown. However, a digital, wireless…

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…