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At least 13 killed after Russian passenger plane catches fire mid-air

At least 13 killed after Russian passenger plane catches fire mid-air

At least 13 people on board a Russian Aeroflot passenger plane were killed on Sunday when the plane caught fire mid-air and made an emergency landing at a Moscow airport on Sunday, Russian news agencies reported.

Seattle plane stolen by airport worker found destroyed

Seattle plane stolen by airport worker found destroyed

Authorities ruled out any link to terror, and determined Richard Russell had flown alone.

Saudi Arabia 'threatens' Canada with 9/11 style attack

Saudi Arabia 'threatens' Canada with 9/11 style attack

Official Saudi propaganda account mocks up a picture of a passenger plane being flown into the CN Tower in Toronto.

Plane, governor's house torched in PNG violence

Plane, governor's house torched in PNG violence

Police said crowds were angered by a court decision to dismiss a petition against provincial governor William Powi's 2017 election, amid concerns of corruption.

Iran civil aviation refuses to confirm plane wreckage found

Iran civil aviation refuses to confirm plane wreckage found

The deputy governor of Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad province was earlier quoted by state media as saying that the wreckage had been located near Dengezlu village, in Semirom county, in Isfahan province.

19 face trial over spectacular Brussels diamond heist

19 face trial over spectacular Brussels diamond heist

The trial of 19 suspects believed to be involved in a spectacular $50mn diamond heist at Brussels airport in 2013, opened on Wednesday in the Belgian capital.

Stricken Turkish plane lifted from cliff after runway mishap

Stricken Turkish plane lifted from cliff after runway mishap

The Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-800 plane had landed normally at Trabzon airport late on Saturday on a flight from Ankara but then went off the runway just metres from the waters of the Black Sea.

Smoke fills cabin of Turkish plane in Cairo

Smoke fills cabin of Turkish plane in Cairo

A Turkish passenger plane on Thursday returned from a runway at the Cairo airport after smoke filled its cabin, sources at the airport said.

Sydney-bound plane loses propeller in mid-air

Sydney-bound plane loses propeller in mid-air

A small passenger plane in Australia had to make an emergency landing after one of its propellers apparently fell off while approaching Sydney Airport, an official said on Friday.

Made-in-China large passenger plane targets 2017 debut

Made-in-China large passenger plane targets 2017 debut

China's first homegrown big passenger plane will make its maiden voyage in the first half of this year, state media said Monday, as the country seeks to challenge foreign giants Airbus and Boeing.

Pilots arrested in Glasgow for alleged drinking before US flight

Pilots arrested in Glasgow for alleged drinking before US flight

Two pilots were arrested in Scotland on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol as they prepared to fly a passenger plane to the United States, police said on Sunday.