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Space burger crashes

Tom Stanniland, known as Kill’em on Youtube sent a burger wrapped in polystrene box using a weather balloon. The ballon popped at a height of 24 miles and landed at a football club’s training ground. A camera was also attached along with the burger. the launcher had also attached a tracker to the burger. A ..

Boeing 737 makes an emergency landing in Florida

At Orlando international airport the Boeing 737 made an emergency landing. There were no paasengers in the plane. The crew of Southwest airlines declard an emergency after the aircraft reported an engine problem. The news comes in when there are various issues of the Boeing 737 engine – which brought in 2 disaster one in ..

Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing in Orlando

Boeing 737 MAX jet successfully made an emergency landing in Florida, US after there was a reported engine problem as per the Federal Aviation Administration. An emergency was declared by the crew as the aircraft took off from the Orlando International Airport. There were no passengers on board, as the airline was ferrying the aircraft ..

US and Canada are the only 2 nations to fly Boeing 737 planes

After the fatal plane crash in Ethiopia many countries have temporarily suspended Boeing 737 Max flights. However, the US and Canada are still using them. The EU recently suspended it on Tueday. The move came after around 8 flights crashed in the past and all the 8 reported of technical problems. Recntly in OCtober another ..

Naresh Goyal quits Jet Airways Ltd.

Naresh Goyal, the founder of Jet Airways (India) Ltd, has resigned from the board of the troubled airline. Goyal, who has founded Jet Airways over two decades ago has resigned after a meeting with the airlines board of directors. The lenders will immediately pump about ?1,500 crore into Jet Airways by way of issue of appropriate ..

Garuda Indonesia to scrap Boeing

Garuda Indonesia, the national airline of Indonesia is seeking to scrap the multi – billion order made on Boeing jets. The move comes after the recent crash that killed 157 people. This was the second fata accident in five months. The major reason is that the Indonesians have lost trust witht the Boeing. The investigators ..

Spicejet becomes the first Indian low cost airline to join IATA

India’s domestic airline Spicejet, has become the first Indian low cost airline to join the elite group of Airlines, IATA (International Air Transport Association). The IATA membership will assist the Gurugram (Haryana ) based airline to work on its ambitious expansion plans while signing agreements of mutual interests with the other members of the IATA. ..

SpiceJet becomes first Indian low-cost airline to join IATA

SpiceJet has become the first Indian low-cost carrier to get the membership of global airlines’ grouping International Air Transport Association (IATA). The membership also allows SpiceJet to explore and grow its collaborations with international member airlines of IATA through interlining and code shares. This will enable SpiceJet to seamlessly expand the network options for its ..