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Ten slightly injured as fire breaks out at Frankfurt airport

Ten slightly injured as fire breaks out at Frankfurt airport

Neither crew nor passengers were aboard the aircraft when the towing vehicle steering it onto the apron for a later departure burst into flames.

Wreckage of missing plane carrying 10 found in Kenya

Wreckage of missing plane carrying 10 found in Kenya

The wreckage of a small plane was found in central Kenya on Thursday, two days after it went missing in bad weather with 10 people on board, the transport minister said.

China plane makes emergency landing after window breaks

China plane makes emergency landing after window breaks

The Airbus A318 of Sichuan Airlines was bound for Lhasa in Tibet from the southwest city of Chongqing when the incident occurred and the flight was diverted to Chengdu in Sichuan province.

Plane makes emergency landing in Philadelphia after engine blows

Plane makes emergency landing in Philadelphia after engine blows

An engine exploded Tuesday on a passenger jet carrying 149 people, forcing an emergency landing shortly after the flight took off from LaGuardia Airport in New York.

Russian diplomats expelled from US return to Moscow

Russian diplomats expelled from US return to Moscow

Russian television showed passengers disembarking from the plane while several buses waited to pick them up.

Nigerian plane makes emergency landing in Ghana

Nigerian plane makes emergency landing in Ghana

The aircraft, owned by Arik Air, was travelling from Lagos to Accra on Tuesday when the fault was detected but no one was hurt, a company statement said.

Hazardous effort to recover bodies from plane crash in Iran mountains

Hazardous effort to recover bodies from plane crash in Iran mountains

Iranian rescue teams struggled to recover bodies on Tuesday from the wreckage of a plane that crashed in hazardous terrain near a mountain peak two days earlier with 66 people on board.

Investigators search snow for clues to Russian plane crash

Investigators search snow for clues to Russian plane crash

The Antonov An-148 plane went down in a snow-covered field, making it difficult to access, with emergency workers forced to reach the wreckage by foot or on snowmobiles.

Malaysian plane scare as flight diverted to Alice Springs

Malaysian plane scare as flight diverted to Alice Springs

A Malaysia Airlines flight was forced to divert to the Australian outback town of Alice Springs on Thursday for ‘technical reasons’ in a scare one passenger described as ‘hell’.

Wreck of crashed German plane to be recovered for investigation

Wreck of crashed German plane to be recovered for investigation

The wreck of a plane that crashed into a forest in south-western Germany, killing three people, was due to be recovered on Saturday for investigation.

Turkish plane investigated in Copenhagen airport after threat

Turkish plane investigated in Copenhagen airport after threat

Danish police were investigating a plane at Copenhagen airport due to depart for Istanbul, in response to a threat against aircraft of Turkish airline Atlasglobal in Europe, the airport said on Monday.

China's C919 jet completes first long-distance flight

China's C919 jet completes first long-distance flight

The Commercial Aircraft Corp of China Ltd (COMAC) said in a statement the C919 flew for 2 hours and 23 minutes from Shanghai to the central Chinese city of Xi'an.