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March 13, 2018 12:01 PM Self Piloted ‘Air Taxi’ Unveiled

A California-based company Kitty Hawk, which operates as Zephyr Airworks in New Zealand has unveiled an autonomous “air taxi” on Tuesday in Christchurch. The company showed off the self-piloted electric aircraft, which looks very much like an aeroplane and a drone. “This aircraft represents the evolution of the transport ecosystem to one that responds 27

March 13, 2018 11:01 AM UPDATE: 49 Dead In Nepal Plane Crash

Latest update has revealed that a total of 49 bodies have been pulled out of the Nepal’s Kathmandu airport. The plane which had a total of 71 passangers and crew crashed on landing in Nepal. Rescuers pulled bodies from the charred wreckage of the plane, operated by Bangladeshi airline US-Bangla, after a raging fire was put out. The airline has blamed 23

March 12, 2018 11:14 AM Plane Carrying 71 Passengers Crashes In Nepal

Reports reaching us reveal that only 17 people have survived out of the 71 passengers and crew after it crashed at Nepal’s Kathmandu airport, with at least 17 people known to have survived. The plane veered off the runway while landing on Monday afternoon, BBC reports. Rescuers have also pulled dead bodies from the charred wreckage of the plane, operated 20

March 6, 2018 3:49 PM Guardiola Submits To FA Decisions Despite Disagreement

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola insisted he will abide by the English Football Association’s (FA) rules even if he disagrees with an FA charge for wearing a yellow ribbon in support of imprisoned pro-independence campaigners in his native Catalonia. On Monday, Guardiola admitted the FA charge of wearing a political symbol, which he has discovered 46

February 22, 2018 9:20 AM Dana Air: NCAA, AIB probe aircraft’s overshoot of runway

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, has commenced investigation into how Dana Air plane overshot the runway at Port Harcourt International Airport. The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, according to its spokesman, Mr Tunji Oketumbi, has also dispatched some of its men to Port Harcourt for the investigation. The incident involving a Dana Air Boeing 21

February 21, 2018 6:18 AM Dana explains why plane overshot runway in Port Harcourt

The management of Dana Air has explained why its aircraft, 9J0363 flying from Abuja to Port Harcourt airport overshot runway, skidding into the bush on Tuesday. DAILY POST had reported that 49 passengers cheated death on Tuesday as Dana Air plane flying from Abuja to Port Harcourt overshot the runway at the Port Harcourt Airport. According to a statement 34

February 19, 2018 3:15 PM Search Continues For Missing Iran Plane

Search and rescue teams are continuing to search for an Iranian plane that crashed in bad weather on Sunday. Officials told state media that the wreckage had been found, but an aviation spokesman said he could not confirm this. The Aseman Airlines passenger plane came down in the Zagros mountains on Sunday, and all 66 people on board are feared to have been killed 29

February 17, 2018 5:12 PM Buhari has bewitched Nigeria with ‘cow magic’ – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Saturday alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari has bewitched Nigeria with “cow magic”. The former presidential aide, who is a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, PDP, made the allegation in a tweet while reacting to a near accident situation at Akure airport. Fani-Kayode wrote: “Air Peace Plane 29

February 14, 2018 11:58 AM Many injured as US-bound plane makes emergency landing in Lagos

At least, five passengers have sustained injuries, after an Atlanta-bound plane made an emergency landing in Lagos on Tuesday. One of the engines of the Delta Airlines flight developed an engine problem mid-air. The airline confirmed the incident in a statement, where it explained that the flight 55 from Lagos to Atlanta, which took off around 10:50pm, returned 16

February 11, 2018 5:39 PM 71-Passenger Russian Plane Crashes

A Russian passenger plane believed to be carrying 71 people crashed Sunday afternoon near Moscow, shortly after takeoff from one of the city’s airports. The An-148 regional jet disappeared from radar screens a few minutes after departing from Domodedovo Airport en route to the city of Orsk, some 1,500 kilometers (1,000 miles) southeast of Moscow 27