The Reason Why Planes Do Not Fly Over The Pacific Ocean Frequent flyers know that the plane paths tend to avoid flying over the Pacific.
This is the extraordinary story of an aircraft which was in good flying order except for a blocked pitot tube which caused multiple problems.
The worst mid-air collision in the history of aviation occurred because of language barriers and outdated radar equipment.The disaster saw the deaths of 351 people.The body count, while high, was only the third-deadliest aviation disaster since the introduction of passenger airplanes.
The story of the last hours of the passengers on Helios Airways flight HCY 522 is a strange and chilling one.The flight, a Boeing 737-300 jet took off at 9:07 am from a city in Cyprus and was carrying 115 passengers and six crew members.
Germanwings flight 4U 9525 took off from Barcelona Airport in Spain heading for Duesseldorf, Germany, with 150 people on board, at 09:00 GMT on 24 March.
On November 24, 1971, a man calling himself Dan Cooper paid $18.52 in cash for a one-way ticket from Portland to Seattle on Northwest Orient Airlines Flight 305. Cooper was a quiet man who appeared to be in his mid-40s, wearing a business suit with a black tie and white shirt.
The Concorde, which was created jointly by British and French engineers began service in January 1976.The Concorde had a maximum cruising speed of 2,179 km (1,354 miles) per hour.
It is always sad when we see a video of a commercial plane crash and we ask ourselves whether there were no parachutes in the plane.It was always sad to see or hear people die in a plane crash.
(Photo| Courtsey) This post on Facebook has elicited mixed reactions from Netizens.The photo showed a shocking accident that it's not easy to happen.The accidents involved an aeroplane and a car on a road.
Black boxes are electronic gadgets installed on planes to record any data during the time of flights.They are not black as the name suggest but golden brown.
The year was 1977, and the Boeing 747 was only in its eighth year of service with the world’s airlines, yet it was already the most glamourous commercial airliner ever built.
Everything in this world has a beggining and an end.When planes are made , the begin their life and when they crash their life ends.Even though we know that their are rare cases of air accidents, planes do crash.
A man identified as Dan Cooper, who was in his early 40's paid more than 180,00 Kenyan shillings to get a plane ticket at Orient Airlines and later stole huge cash from the plane.
Sometimes when we read or listen to a story, we may not believe the events that are happening in that particular story because they may sound so crazy.
My Father and Mother worked together in a certain Company in the city.My Dad was the Chief Executive Officer by then while my mother was a Financial Analyst.We had it all.Life was soo great,for we hardly missed anything.
A helicopter crash on an island in Lake Turkana in March 2019 has been blamed on the pilot's inexperience and lack of visibility.
Death is an inevitable event to all the living things.But what is more painful is losing the person you love the most to the cold hands of death.However,as a family we often come together to console and support each other.
In 2019, a plane crash happened killing part of a Kenyan man's family including his three children, his wife, and mother-in-law.
Paul Njoroge, has come to the limelight of many after donating an incredible amount, sh 48 million all because he wanted to express his gratitude following the support he was showered by people 2 years ago during the tragic loss of his family on Ethiopian Aeroplane crash.
At any rate ten people, including two pilots, passed when the plane crashed at the airport on South Sudan's Jonglei Express, the region's top representative and the plane said.