Tag: turbulence

Airbus:  Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings

Airbus: Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019 10:29 0

Airbus engineers have developed a scale-model airplane with the first in-flight, flapping wing-tips that could revolutionize aircraft wing-design. The aerospace giant has drawn on nature ... Read More

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019 00:20 0

Embraer announced today that the company's new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European Union Aviation Safety Agency) and ... Read More

United Airlines launches new safety video featuring Spider-Man

United Airlines launches new safety video featuring Spider-Man

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019 16:30 0

Beginning June 1, United Airlines will launch its latest inflight safety demonstration video featuring Spider-Man in an entertaining mini-drama film. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eM0H9rbqusw In addition to the ... Read More

Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England

Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019 07:54 0

Turkish Airlines Flight One, non-stop service from Istanbul landed at JFK Airport New York at 5.35pm Saturday night. Prior to landing the captain of this ... Read More

Domestic, international travel weather shutdown turbulence

Domestic, international travel weather shutdown turbulence

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019 16:40 0

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.2 percent year-over-year in January, according to the U.S. Travel Association's latest Travel Trends Index (TTI)—marking the industry's ... Read More

IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements

IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019 17:32 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2018 safety performance of the commercial airline industry showing continuing safety improvements over the long ... Read More

Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings

Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019 19:10 0

Delta is one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies Worldwide for the second consecutive year – the only airline on the who's who of tech ... Read More

Delta Air Lines flight nose-dives twice before emergency landing

Delta Air Lines flight nose-dives twice before emergency landing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019 18:30 0

Delta Air Lines' flight from Orange County to Seattle was rattled into a nose-dive two times by severe turbulence. The jolts sent snack trays flying ... Read More

Delta emergency landing in Reno

Delta emergency landing in Reno

editor editor- February 14, 2019 01:27 0

Delta Airlines flight 5763 had to make an emergency landing at RenoTahoe International Airport today, February 13, 2019 at approximately 1:00 pm after experiencing severe ... Read More

Delta Air Lines CEO: The goal is to make travel ‘magical’

Delta Air Lines CEO: The goal is to make travel ‘magical’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019 01:31 0

Delta CEO Ed Bastian told the tech world Tuesday that Delta's goal is to make travel something customers don't have to endure, but a magical ... Read More

IATA’s new program helps airlines avoid turbulence

IATA’s new program helps airlines avoid turbulence

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018 17:30 0

International Air Transport Association announced the roll-out its new program that will assist airlines with avoiding turbulence when planning the flight routes. The new data ... Read More

IATA enables airlines to share turbulence data

IATA enables airlines to share turbulence data

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018 06:10 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) launched its Turbulence Aware data resource to help airlines avoid turbulence when planning routes tactically in flight. Turbulence Aware ... Read More

More turbulence ahead: Increasingly difficult times for private jet travel

More turbulence ahead: Increasingly difficult times for private jet travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018 16:25 0

PrivatAir filed for insolvency on December 5, 2018 – and while its focus was on charter rather than fractional ownership or jet cards, this news ... Read More

Twelve passengers hurt when turbulence hits United flight

Twelve passengers hurt when turbulence hits United flight

editor editor- April 5, 2012 07:51 0

12 people suffered minor injuries aboard a United Airlines flight when it encountered turbulence while flying over Louisiana on Wednesday, officials said. Read More

AA plane makes emergency landing after 2 passengers injured

AA plane makes emergency landing after 2 passengers injured

editor editor- August 11, 2011 05:34 0

A plane made an emergency landing in South Carolina Tuesday after two passengers were injured during the turbulent flight, aviation authorities said. Read More

Emirates Airline criticized over air turbulence incident

Emirates Airline criticized over air turbulence incident

editor editor- November 8, 2010 10:22 0

Kochi, India - The Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has criticized Emirates Airline for the manner in which the pilot and other officials handled ... Read More

This is your captain speaking: please prepare for turbulence

This is your captain speaking: please prepare for turbulence

editor editor- August 5, 2010 01:24 0

SANTA BARBARA, CA - Before taking a trip research the weather in flight and at your destination. Pack accordingly and double check that your most ... Read More

Injured passengers from United Flight 967 released from hospital

editor editor- July 22, 2010 04:51 0

The last of 21 people suffering bumps, bruises and neck strain from severe turbulence aboard a United Airlines flight were released from the hospital on ... Read More

Severe turbulence injures ten on United Flight 935

Severe turbulence injures ten on United Flight 935

editor editor- May 27, 2010 04:03 0

LOS ANGELES — Authorities say 10 people suffered injuries, including broken bones, during severe turbulence on a flight from London to Los Angeles that was ... Read More

26 passengers injured by turbulence on Rio-Houston flight

26 passengers injured by turbulence on Rio-Houston flight

editor editor- August 4, 2009 06:38 0

Severe turbulence shook a Continental Airlines flight Monday, injuring dozens of passengers and forcing the aircraft to divert to Miami, Florida, according to the airline ... Read More

NASA developing prototype to help aircraft avoid ocean storms and turbulence

NASA developing prototype to help aircraft avoid ocean storms and turbulence

editor editor- July 8, 2009 05:41 0

While the cause of the tragic loss of Air France Flight 447 has yet to be determined, what we do know for sure is that ... Read More

32 hurt on turbulent Hong Kong-Bangkok flight

32 hurt on turbulent Hong Kong-Bangkok flight

editor editor- October 3, 2008 04:11 0

Bangkok — Thirty-two people were hospitalized Thursday after a China Airlines Boeing 747-400 hit severe turbulence en route from Hong Kong to Bangkok, a Thai ... Read More

China Airlines turbulent flight to Bali

China Airlines turbulent flight to Bali

editor editor- September 22, 2008 05:12 0

Thirteen Chinese were hurt when a plane operated by China Airlines was struck by turbulence on its route from Taipei to Bali of Indonesia on ... Read More

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