Landing

SpaceX Inspiration4 splashes down in the Atlantic

The members of the Inspiration4 mission successfully splashed down in the Atlantic Ocean aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule....


Excessive speeding: Ukrainian jet smashes road sign [Video]

A road sign, informing drivers about the maximum allowed speed of 90 kilometres per hour, was struck by Ukrainian Air Force Su-27 Flanker fighter jet. The sign remained lodged into the aircraft’s air intake, while the fighter aborted the landing and returned to an airport....


AAIB finds Vueling pilots “confused” during two landing incidents

The UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) investigated two previous landing incidents of the same Vueling Airlines flight with the same Airbus A320 aircraft, both of which ended without injuries. While the flights were operated by different flight crews, in both cases pilots appeared not to understand when to commence the final descent, the investigators found. ...


Video shows British Airways Flight BA 492 In Extreme Wind

A video emerged showcasing the extreme conditions that the passengers on the British Airways Flight BA 429 had to endure during a landing attempt in Gibraltar....


Whoosh! Remembering Kai Tak, Hong Kong’s controversial airport

July marked the 20th anniversary of the closing of Hong Kong’s old airport, Kai Tak, a facility famous for the eye brow-raising views it provided passengers....


Everyone Survives After The Private Jet Crashes And Splits In Half

Among the horrible accidents and crashes in aviation industry, sometimes there are lucky incidents. This miraculous case is not an exception. After splitting up in two pieces, the aircraft left the passengers and crew „practically unharmed“....


Twice-diverted United plane skids off runway on second landing

United Airlines flight skidded off a runway at Green Bay-Austin Straubel International Airport in Wisconsin, U.S., in the early hours on February 23, 2018....


United B777 loses engine cover, makes emergency landing in Hawaii

United Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Tuesday after a piece of the plane’s engine cover broke off mid-flight....


Plane Aborts Landing at London City Airport Due To Storm

The latest named storm to batter the UK has caused difficulties for pilots and drama for passengers as planes have struggled to land in high winds....


Incredible Video Of A380 Pilot Landing In Johannesburg

Pilot has filmed himself landing the world’s largest passenger jet in South Africa to help demystify what can be the scariest part of a flight....