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Malaysia Airlines flight MH122 to Kuala Lumpur forced to make emergency landing in Alice Springs

A Malaysia Airlines flight MH122 travelling from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur has been forced to make an emergency landing at Alice Springs. The airline released a statement on Thursday night saying Flight MH122 was diverted for “technical reasons”. “The A330-300 aircraft safely landed in Alice Springs Airport at 5.48pm,” the statement said. [UPDATE] Malaysia Airlines […]

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British Airways traveller ‘arrested’ while trying to board plane wearing 10 shirts and eight pairs of trousers

A passenger waiting to board a British Airways flight was arrested while wearing eight pairs of trousers and 10 shirts. Ryan Carney Williams, who tweets under the name Ryan Hawaii, apparently wore all of his clothes so he could avoid the excess baggage fee. However, Ryan claims he was denied a boarding pass at Keflavik […]

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Delta Airlines’ 747 takes last flight: Final destination is airplane boneyard

ABOARD DELTA FLIGHT 9771 FROM ATLANTA — A few minutes after takeoff from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Wednesday morning, Delta flight attendant Stephanie Nelson veered from the traditional in-flight script. Nelson, who has worked for Delta for 40 years, announced that she had a stash of black Sharpies to share with everyone on board the […]

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American Airlines adds non-stop flights between ILM and Dallas Fort Worth

The Wilmington International Airport (ILM) has announced another expansion of services offered by American Airlines next year. American Airlines is set to offer non-stop flights between ILM and Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) on Saturdays from April through August, according to a news release. The service line is an extension of the non-stop route the airline […]

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United Airlines flight carrying hundreds of passengers sees tyres ‘blow up’ on landing

A plane carrying hundreds of people experienced “tyre issues” upon landing, with passengers reporting that two of the tyres had exploded. The United Airlines flight 961 was landing at Newark Liberty International Airport on Sunday having departed Frankfurt International Airport hours earlier. There were 264 passengers and 15 crew on board at the time. All […]