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Man who shot down Ukrainian plane in prison: Iran

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 - 10:11 GMT

During an interview with German magazine Der Spiegel, Zarif was asked why it took the Iranian government three days to announce the plane was shot down.

Iran admits shooting down Ukrainian flight over Tehran in 'unintentional' missile launch

Sat, 11 Jan 2020 - 01:11 GMT

The Army General Staff stressed that the tragic mistake was made amid the flare-up of tensions with Washington.

Ukraine expects full investigation, compensation from Iran on plane crash

Sat, 11 Jan 2020 - 09:45 GMT

“Iran has pleaded guilty to crashing the Ukrainian plane. But we insist on a full admission of guilt,” Al Arabiya news channel quoted a statement by Zelenskiy.

Ukraine to test airworthiness of entire civilian fleet after Iran crash: president

Wed, 08 Jan 2020 - 10:07 GMT

Ukraine will test the airworthiness of its entire civilian fleet of aircraft following the crash of a Ukrainian airliner in Iran.

EgyptAir plane hijacker sentenced to life

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 - 09:22 GMT

Alexandria Criminal Court sentenced EgyptAir plane hijacker to life on Tuesday as he was charged of committing the crime for terrorist purposes.

U.S. FAA head set to explain Boeing 737 MAX progress to divided world regulators

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 - 12:56 GMT

The chief of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is set to detail on Monday progress on the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft to international air regulators.

EgyptAir offers 50% discount on business class tickets

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 - 09:34 GMT

EgyptAir has announced a 50 percent discount on the business class tickets in the flights operating between Cairo and several world destinations as part of its keenness on providing excellent service at competitive prices.

U.S. Navy official sees more orders for Boeing P-8A in coming months

Sun, 16 Jun 2019 - 10:11 GMT

The U.S. Navy expects additional U.S. and international orders for the Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft in coming months.

EgyptAir to receive 2 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner jets in June

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 02:39 GMT

That is within a six-plane deal.

Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi crashes with 157 people on board

Sun, 10 Mar 2019 - 09:40 GMT

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, the airline said.

Would-be Bangladeshi plane hijacker had toy gun: police

Mon, 25 Feb 2019 - 12:27 GMT

A Bangladeshi passenger on a Dubai-bound flight, who threatened to blow up the plane and tried to force his way into the cockpit was carrying a toy gun.

Search resumes for missing plane of Cardiff striker Sala

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - 11:12 GMT

Police on the British island of Guernsey resumed the search Wednesday for a missing plane carrying Premier League player Emiliano Sala.

Court sets EgyptAir plane’s hijacker’s 1st trial for February

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 09:56 GMT

Court of Appeal decided to hold the first trial of the defendant who hijacked in March 2016 an Egyptian plane carrying over 70 passengers on February 18 before the Criminal Court.

Court sets EgyptAir plane’s hijacker’s 1st trial for February

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 09:55 GMT

Court of Appeal decided to hold the first trial of the defendant who hijacked in March 2016 an Egyptian plane carrying over 70 passengers on February 18 before the Criminal Court.

Indonesia's Lion Air plane had technical problem in previous flight: CEO

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 - 10:32 GMT

An Indonesian Lion Air plane that crashed into the sea shortly after taking off from Jakarta on Monday had a technical problem on a previous flight.

At least 17 killed in South Sudan plane crash

Sun, 09 Sep 2018 - 10:50 GMT

At least 17 people died in South Sudan on Sunday when a small aircraft carrying passengers from Juba International Airport to the city of Yirol crashed.

Eighteen killed in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia

Sat, 04 Aug 2018 - 12:13 GMT

Eighteen people were killed in a helicopter crash in the Krasnoyarsk region in Siberia on Saturday, the aviation watchdog and emergency services said.

Plane with Peru World Cup fans suffers engine failure in Russia, nobody hurt

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 03:00 GMT

A Russian passenger plane carrying Peruvian soccer fans from the World Cup city of Ekaterinburg to Tyumen in Siberia landed safely

Airplane crashes in Cuba killing more than 100, investigation underway

Sat, 19 May 2018 - 04:30 GMT

More than 100 people were killed when a Boeing 737 crashed soon after taking off from Havana in what appeared to be Cuba’s worst air disaster 30 years.

Boeing to buy aerospace parts maker KLX for about $3.2 billion

Tue, 01 May 2018 - 08:13 GMT

Plane maker Boeing Co said on Tuesday it will buy aerospace parts company KLX Inc for about $3.2 billion.

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