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Russia seeks answers over deadly crash of ageing plane
Russia seeks answers over deadly crash of ageing plane

Russia on Monday sought answers for the latest deadly plane crash to raise alarm about the safety of its civil aviation.

Russia seeks answers over deadly crash of ageing plane
The crash site. Photo courtesy of Russia 24 Channel
Passenger jet crashes in Russia, killing 50

A Boeing 737 operated by a Russian airline crashed on Sunday while attempting to land in the city of Kazan, killing all 50 on board.

Passenger jet crashes in Russia, killing 50
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Australia mulls baby seats for air travel

Australia's aviation safety watchdog on Friday said the airline industry could do more to protect children in the air, suggesting the use of child seats similar to those in cars.

Australia mulls baby seats for air travel
Newest Indian airline expects to take flight by mid-2014
Newest Indian airline expects to take flight by mid-2014

India's newest planned airline, a joint venture of the Tata Group and Singapore Airlines, expects to win swift regulatory clearance and be able to start flying by mid-next year.

Newest Indian airline expects to take flight by mid-2014
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49 Australian cows suffocate during flight to Almaty

400 purebred breeder cattle were supported to be delivered to Almaty in a Boeing-747 on a public procurement order from the Kazakhstan government.

49 Australian cows suffocate during flight to Almaty
17 bodies found after Laos air disaster: minister
17 bodies found after Laos air disaster: minister

Laos said Friday at least 17 bodies had been recovered after a plane plummeted into the Mekong River killing all on board in the country's worst known air disaster.

17 bodies found after Laos air disaster: minister
Search for bodies after deadly Laos plane crash
Search for bodies after deadly Laos plane crash

Rescuers searched for bodies Thursday after a Lao Airlines plane carrying dozens of people, about half of them foreigners, crashed in the Mekong River with everybody on board believed dead.

Search for bodies after deadly Laos plane crash
More problems hit JAL Dreamliners: company
More problems hit JAL Dreamliners: company

A fresh series of troubles has hit Japan Airlines 787 Dreamliners, with two Tokyo-bound flights forced to turn around and another plane experiencing a minor glitch.

More problems hit JAL Dreamliners: company
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Broken toilet flush forces JAL Dreamliner to turn back

A 787 Dreamliner bound for Japan was forced to turn around and fly back to Russia after toilets on the plane refused to flush.

Broken toilet flush forces JAL Dreamliner to turn back
Snake on plane grounds Qantas flight
Snake on plane grounds Qantas flight

A tiny snake as slender as a pen forced the grounding of a Japan-bound Qantas flight in the Australian city of Sydney overnight, stranding hundreds of passengers.

Snake on plane grounds Qantas flight
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'Area 51' landing site for U2 planes, not UFOs: CIA

A newly declassified CIA document confirms the existence of famed "Area 51" in Nevada, but conspiracy theorists will be disappointed the spy agency offers no proof of alien spaceship landings at the site.

'Area 51' landing site for U2 planes, not UFOs: CIA
Airbus complaint against Boeing ad dismissed
Airbus complaint against Boeing ad dismissed

Boeing did not mislead readers of a trade magazine when touting the advantages of its 747-8 jumbo jet over rival Airbus' A380 model.

Airbus complaint against Boeing ad dismissed
L-39 aircraft. Photo courtesy of dogswar.ru
Pilot was dodging passenger plane when crashed in Aktobe

The pilot of the L-39 plane that crashed in Aktobe was trying to avoid smashing into a passenger aircraft.

Pilot was dodging passenger plane when crashed in Aktobe
Asiana passengers file lawsuit against Boeing
Asiana passengers file lawsuit against Boeing

A group of 83 passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight which crash-landed in San Francisco has filed a lawsuit seeking millions from the aircraft's manufacturer Boeing.

Asiana passengers file lawsuit against Boeing
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An-2 plane crashes in Kyzylorda oblast

An An-2 plane has crashed during fertilization of a rice field in Kyzylorda oblast in southern Kazakhstan.

An-2 plane crashes in Kyzylorda oblast
Asiana pilot 'couldn't see runway' before US crash
Asiana pilot 'couldn't see runway' before US crash

The flight crew of the Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 which crash landed at San Francisco Airport couldn't see the runway just seconds earlier, given how far the plane was out of position.

Asiana pilot 'couldn't see runway' before US crash
Pilots quizzed in San Francisco crash probe
Pilots quizzed in San Francisco crash probe

Investigators probing the Asiana Airlines plane crash in San Francisco began interviewing cockpit crew of the Boeing 777 amid mounting indications that pilot error may have caused the fatal accident.

Pilots quizzed in San Francisco crash probe
Wilga plane. Photo courtesy of commons.wikimedia.org
4 people injured in plane crash in Karaganda Oblast

Wilga private training aircraft crashed at take off in central Kazakhstan.

4 people injured in plane crash in Karaganda Oblast
Asiana says crash pilot was undergoing training
Asiana says crash pilot was undergoing training

Asiana Airlines said Monday that the pilot in charge when one of its jets crashed in San Francisco at the weekend was still undergoing training for the Boeing 777 he was flying.

Asiana says crash pilot was undergoing training
Two killed as Asiana jet crashes in San Francisco
Two killed as Asiana jet crashes in San Francisco

An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 passenger jet crashed and burst into flames Saturday as it landed short of the runway at San Francisco International Airport, killing two people and injuring 182 others.

Two killed as Asiana jet crashes in San Francisco