Pakistan plane crash kills 98

A domestic Pakistan International Airlines flight with at least 98 people on board crashed Friday shortly after 2 p.m. local time near its destination in the southern port city of Karachi, Abdul Sattar Kokhar, a spokesman for the country’s civil aviation authority, told the Associated Press. Pakistan's civil aviation authority said the plane carried 91 passengers and a crew … Continue reading Pakistan plane crash kills 98

Kobe Bryant dies alongside 8 others, including 13-year-old daughter

Former Lakers star Kobe Bryant has died in a plane crash. The NBA legend who died at the age of 41 was reportedly on board a helicopter with other eight passengers during the incident which occurred at 10am near Calabasas, a location in north-west Los Angeles. According to the UK Guardian, the helicopter crashed due … Continue reading Kobe Bryant dies alongside 8 others, including 13-year-old daughter

Another Boeing 737 Max makes emergency landing in the US

Few days after the Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 sparked a worldwide shut down of Boeing's 737 Max 8 model, Aljazeera has confirmed another threat to lives. A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max made a safe emergency landing in Orlando, Florida, after experiencing an engine problem, the Federal Aviation Administration said. The crew declared an … Continue reading Another Boeing 737 Max makes emergency landing in the US

Boing to upgrade its 737 MAX fleet after Ethiopia Airlines crash

In the aftermath of Ethiopia Airlines crash which killed dozens of passengers, Boeing owners have suggested that the Boeing 737 Max 8 series had been certified without additional pilot training, despite changes to prior safety systems. In turn, the US House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure vowed on Wednesday to conduct a thorough investigation. The US-based manufacturer said that its Maneuvering Characteristics … Continue reading Boing to upgrade its 737 MAX fleet after Ethiopia Airlines crash

Cardiff City’s Emiliano Sala confirmed dead!

  Wreckage from the plane which disappeared with Cardiff City's Emiliano Sala and pilot on board has been found in the English Channel. Image shows Emiliano Sala and his pilot David Ibbotson It follows a search by two ships off Guernsey on Sunday. David Mearns, on behalf of the footballer's family, confirmed the wreckage was … Continue reading Cardiff City’s Emiliano Sala confirmed dead!

Expert concludes review of new information on death of former UN chief Dag Hammarskjöld

The United Nations today received an expert report that summarizes the new information made available by Member States and other sources and assesses whether and to what degree that information helps to establish the conditions and circumstances resulting in the tragic deaths of former Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjöld and 15 others traveling with him. Mr. Hammarskjöld served as … Continue reading Expert concludes review of new information on death of former UN chief Dag Hammarskjöld

Breaking News: No Survivors in Pakistan Crash

The chairman of Pakistan International Airlines has issued an official statement on the plane crash which killed a total of 48 people, including 42 passengers, five crew members and one ground engineer. He said the pilot lost control of his engines and made a Mayday Call before crashing. Reports confirm the ill-fated plane crashed into a mountain … Continue reading Breaking News: No Survivors in Pakistan Crash

A Chapecoense Player found he was about to be a Dad before the Plane Crash

Tiago da Rocha Vieira Alves, one of the Chapecoense players who died in Tuesday's plane crash, just found out barely a week before the tragic incident that he was going to be a father. Image shows Tiago da Rocha Vieira Alves and his wife Graziele. According a report from CNN.com, a trending online video which … Continue reading A Chapecoense Player found he was about to be a Dad before the Plane Crash

All you need to know about the Brazilian Football Team we lost in Columbia

As FIFA president Gianni Infantino rightly said: "It's a very, very sad moment for football.". The Brazilian football club Chapecoense was preparing for their biggest game in history when an aircraft conveying them from Brazil to Colombia, via Bolivia, crashed near the city of Medellín in Colombia. Chapecoense was scheduled to play in the Copa … Continue reading All you need to know about the Brazilian Football Team we lost in Columbia

A very sad day for football – Gianni Infantino

Gianni Infantino, the FIFA President, has summarized his feelings on the death of 75 Brazilian players and media representatives who died in a plane crash on Tuesday. "It's a very, very sad day for football," Infantino said of the total 81 passengers on board the ill-fated aircraft which crashed in Columbia. The 46-year-old who holds dual nationality, … Continue reading A very sad day for football – Gianni Infantino