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UK economy extends recovery from Covid crash, growth seen fading

UK economy extends recovery from Covid crash, growth seen fading

Britain's economy recovered half of its Covid-19 crash by the end of July, helped by restaurants reopening from lockdown, but the bounce-back is expected to slow as job losses mount and Brexit tensions rise.

India begins examination of plane's black box after deadly crash

India begins examination of plane's black box after deadly crash

Indian investigators on Sunday began examining the black box of a Boeing-737 that overshot a runway on its second attempt, killing 18 people in the country's worst aviation accident in a decade.

All six missing in Canadian chopper crash off Greece presumed dead

All six missing in Canadian chopper crash off Greece presumed dead

The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) on Friday said that all six people on board a military helicopter that went down off the coast of Greece on Wednesday are now presumed dead.

Pilot in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash counselled by FAA after 2015 incident

Pilot in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash counselled by FAA after 2015 incident

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) faulted the pilot of the helicopter that crashed in January killing basketball great Kobe Bryant and eight others for violating flight rules in a 2015 incident.

Weather conditions scrutinised as probe into Kobe Bryant's fatal helicopter crash opens

Weather conditions scrutinised as probe into Kobe Bryant's fatal helicopter crash opens

Overcast skies and fog reported at the scene of the helicopter wreck that killed Los Angeles basketball great Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others figured prominently on Monday ...

Ethiopia crash victims' families to subpoena US operators of Boeing 737 MAX

Ethiopia crash victims' families to subpoena US operators of Boeing 737 MAX

Lawyers representing families of passengers killed in a Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia in March are set to issue subpoenas to Southwest Airlines and American Airlines, according to documents seen by Reuters.

Pilot saved from power line after Belgian F-16 crashes in France

Pilot saved from power line after Belgian F-16 crashes in France

An F-16 fighter jet of the Belgian air force crashed Thursday in western France, with both pilots successfully ejecting but one spent two hours hanging from a power line before being cut down, officials said.

France moves to lift secrecy on deadly 1968 plane crash

France moves to lift secrecy on deadly 1968 plane crash

French authorities are working to declassify military files linked to a mysterious crash more than 50 years ago of an Air France plane that plunged into the Mediterranean just minutes before it was due to land ...

Nine killed in Philippine air-ambulance crash

Nine killed in Philippine air-ambulance crash

Nine people were killed when an air-ambulance plane crashed at a resort area near the Philippine capital on Sunday, sparking a fierce blaze and sending terrified locals fleeing, authorities said.

Seven killed in Mallorca crash between plane and helicopter

Seven killed in Mallorca crash between plane and helicopter

Four Germans were among the seven people who died in the collision of a helicopter and an ultralight plane on the Spanish island of Mallorca on Sunday, the German foreign office confirmed early Monday.

Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged during fatal Florida crash in March: NTSB

Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged during fatal Florida crash in March: NTSB

Tesla Inc's Autopilot feature was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in at least the third fatal US crash reported involving the driver-assistance system ...

Boeing abandons financial outlook, sees $1bn in extra cost on 737 MAX

Boeing abandons financial outlook, sees $1bn in extra cost on 737 MAX

Boeing Co on Wednesday abandoned its 2019 financial outlook, halted share buybacks and said lowered production due to the grounding of its fastest-selling 737 MAX jet after two fatal plane crashes in five months had cost it at least $1 billion so far.