Gulf Times - Air-crash
Crashed Japanese F-35 wreckage found in Pacific, pilot still missing

Crashed Japanese F-35 wreckage found in Pacific, pilot still missing

Search and rescue teams found wreckage from a crashed Japanese F-35 stealth fighter in the Pacific Ocean close to northern Japan, and are scouring the waters for the missing pilot, authorities said on Wednesday.

737 MAX: Boeing invites pilots, regulators to briefing

737 MAX: Boeing invites pilots, regulators to briefing

Boeing Co said it invited more than 200 global airline pilots, technical leaders and regulators for an information session on Wednesday as it looks to return the 737 MAX to commercial service.

Funerals for Ethiopia crash victims but little to bury

Funerals for Ethiopia crash victims but little to bury

Ethiopians were holding funerals Sunday for friends and relatives who perished in last week's Ethiopian Airlines crash, which killed all onboard and saw the worldwide grounding of the Boeing aircraft involved.

Boeing 737 MAX safety record questioned after two tragedies

Boeing 737 MAX safety record questioned after two tragedies

For the second time in less than six months, a Boeing 737 MAX 8 has crashed minutes after takeoff and killed everyone on board, raising fresh questions about the safety of a model that is crucial to the US giant's future plans.

Amir condoles with Ethiopian leaders over air crash victims

Amir condoles with Ethiopian leaders over air crash victims

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and His Highness the Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani have sent cables to Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde ...

Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashes, killing 157

Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashes, killing 157

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, the airline said, and there were no survivors, according to the state broadcaster..

Five killed in plane crash in Kenya: police

Five killed in plane crash in Kenya: police

Five people have died after a small plane carrying them from Kenya's Maasai Mara nature reserve crashed in the west of the country, police said Wednesday.

Pilot had "emotional breakdown" before deadly crash, Nepal probe panel says

Pilot had "emotional breakdown" before deadly crash, Nepal probe panel says

The captain of a Bangladeshi aeroplane "seemed to have an emotional breakdown" before a deadly crash last March, Nepali investigators said in a final report on the Himalayan nation's worst aviation disaster in 26 years.

Rescuers 'fearing worst' over plane carrying football star

Rescuers 'fearing worst' over plane carrying football star

One of the rescuers searching for the missing plane carrying Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala said on Tuesday they were "fearing the worst".

Military cargo plane crashes in Iran, 15 killed

Military cargo plane crashes in Iran, 15 killed

A Boeing 707 military cargo plane crashed in bad weather on Monday west of the Iranian capital, killing 15 out of the 16 people on board, the Iranian army said.

Indonesia finds crashed Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Indonesia finds crashed Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Indonesian authorities will download on Monday the contents of a cockpit voice recorder (CVR) from a Lion Air jet that crashed more than two months ago, killing all 189 people on board, after it was retrieved from the sea near Jakarta.

Indonesia extends search for victims of jet crash

Indonesia extends search for victims of jet crash

Indonesia authorities extended on Wednesday a search for victims of a plane crash last week, when all 189 on board a Lion Air flight were killed, and for the aircraft's second black box, the cockpit voice recorder.