EgyptAir debris, passenger belongings discovered, Pres. Sisi offers condolences to families

EgyptAir Flight 804
EgyptAir Airbus A320 on finals at Ataturk Airport. This aircraft was lost as EgyptAir Flight 804 on 19 May 2016. Photo: Mehmet Mustafa Celik.

The Egyptian Navy has found debris from Flight MS804 and some passengers’ belongings about 290km north of Alexandria, state TV reported. President Adbel Fattah al-Sisi [Read More…]

Investigators blame pilot error for AirAsia Flight 8501 crash into Java Sea

AirAsia Airbus A320-200
AirAsia Airbus A320-200 (PK-AXC). Photo: Sabung Hamster.

Indonesia’s National Transportation Safety Committee yesterday declared pilot error to be behind the crash of Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501. All 162 passengers and crew died [Read More…]

Germanwings Flight 9525 crashes into French Alps, 150 on board

Germanwings Airbus A320 Flight 9525
Airbus A320 (D-AIPX) of Germanwings taking off from Barcelona Airport. This aircraft crashed on 24 March 2015 in the French Alps as Germanwings Flight 9525. Photo: SEBASTIEN MORTIER.

Germanwings Flight 9525, an Airbus A320 carrying 150 passengers and crew, crashed into the French Alps yesterday between Digne and Barcelonnette. Officials said there were [Read More…]