BYGONES

1967: Stockport air disaster kills 84

June 4, 2019 admin 0

On this day in 1967, a British Midland Airways Canadair Argonaut crashed near Stockport, Cheshire, killing sixty-nine passengers and three crew members. The airliner, call sign “Hotel Golf,” was returning to Manchester with holidaymakers from […]

REGIONAL

Boost for Ryanair, as traffic numbers rise

April 6, 2019 admin 0

Europe’s largest budget airline Ryanair handled a total of 10.9 million passengers in March 2019, up 9 percent compared with the same month last year, according to the latest statistics released by the company. In […]

Featured

Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft delayed

April 4, 2019 admin 0

The U.S. space agency NASA has said that the first unmanned test flight of Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft would be delayed from April to August, and it was only “a working date” yet to be confirmed. […]

Transport

Macedonia plane crash kills 4

April 4, 2019 admin 0

North Macedonia’s Interior Ministry confirmed on Wednesday that all the four people on board the small plane died when it crashed on Tuesday near Solunska Glava in the central part of the country. The plane […]

EUROPE

Italy air strike halts flights

March 26, 2019 admin 0

Air transportation workers went on strike for four hours on Monday to protest wage dumping, job insecurity, the lack of a national collective bargaining contract, and the lack of an industrial plan for Alitalia air […]