Reports Indicate The Airplane Overshot The Runway On
An Air India Express B737-800 carrying 167 passengers, including
4 infants, and 6 crew has overshot the runway on landing at
Mangalore airport, and at least 60 people are feared dead, though
details are sketchy.
American Eagle President and CEO Peter Bowler has chosen to
retire after a distinguished 26-year career with American and
American Eagle, AMR Corp. announced Thursday. "It has been the
highlight of my airline career to be the President and CEO of
American Eagle," said Bowler.
"The Last Time" Organizers Launch An Online Tool To Share
The Last Time has launched a powerful search engine for those
who have shared in 75 years of Douglas DC-3 history. This year
marks the 75th anniversary of the first flight of the iconic
Douglas DC-3 and what is likely to be last time for this reunion of
aluminum and engines with the people that saw it all.
Little Green Army Men, The Flintstones, And A Flying Sombrero
Will Attempt To Soar Over Long Beach
It may not be "Those Magnificent Men And Their Flying Machines"
... exactly ... but it is a lot of fun. And for the first time in
the event's 19-year history, Red Bull Flugtag, the outrageous
human-powered flying competition, is getting ready launch over
Rainbow Harbor in Long Beach, CA, on August 21st.
Stun Gun, Switchblade, Box Cutters, And Pepper Spray Were In
A complaint was filed late Wednesday against Jose Pol for
attempting to carry dangerous weapons on an aircraft. Rosa Emilia
Rodriguez-Velez, U.S. Attorney for the District of Puerto Rico,
said the defendant was carrying a stun gun, a pepper spray
canister, four box cutters and a switch blade knife.
"This is our second consecutive year of record losses
but we take heart from the fact that, while our revenue has fallen
by one billion pounds, so have our costs."
Source: BA Chairman Martin Broughton.