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November 1, 2018 9:01 AM Strike at Polish airline LOT ends after deal agreed with unions

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland’s national airline LOT [LOT.UL] said on Thursday a two-week strike had ended after management reached agreement with unions. Unionized LOT employees began a strike on October 18 over changes to employment contracts and another factor was LOT’s dismissal of chief union representative Monika Zelazik from her job as flight attendant 69

November 1, 2018 12:46 AM American Airlines baggage handler falls asleep in belly of plane, gets trapped during flight

American Airlines revealed Wednesday that a baggage handler fell asleep in a plane's cargo hold and unintentionally flew from Kansas City to Chicago. (iStock) An American Airlines baggage handler who fell asleep in the cargo hold of a plane, which flew from Kansas City to Chicago, reportedly admitted that alcohol was the reason for his snooze. The worker 131

October 31, 2018 2:50 AM Indonesia military chief believes fuselage of crashed plane located

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia’s military chief believes a search and rescue team has found part of the body of a Lion Air plane that crashed into the sea with 189 people on board, he told a television channel on Wednesday. “We strongly believe that we have found a part of the fuselage of JT610,” Hadi Tjahjanto told TV One, referring to the flight operated 65

October 30, 2018 2:13 AM U.S. transportation safety agency, Boeing aiding in Lion Air crash probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Monday they are providing assistance in the investigation into the Lion Air flight that crashed into the sea north of Java Island with 189 people on board. The Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed shortly after takeoff from Jakarta and all aboard are feared dead, an Indonesian 73

October 29, 2018 10:32 AM Lion Air plane crash in Indonesia

Air Lion flight asked to return to base after takeoff The Boeing 737 MAX 8 that crashed Monday was “airworthy,” Lion Air president Edward Sirait said during a press conference at the company's headquarters in Jakarta, adding that the pilot had carried out all pre-flight inspections according to procedure. In 2011, the companies announced a $21.7 billion 75

October 29, 2018 4:25 AM Indonesia's Lion Air says crashed plane was airworthy

JAKARTA (Reuters) - A plane with 189 aboard that crashed on Monday north of Indonesia’s island of Java was airworthy, and had only been operated by Lion Air Group since August, the company said. The flight is believed to have sunk after crashing in the Java Sea shortly after takeoff from the capital, Jakarta, on its way to Indonesia’s tin-mining hub. Its pilot 46

October 29, 2018 3:13 AM Indonesia's Lion Air Says It Lost Contact With a Passenger Airplane

(JAKARTA) — Indonesia’s Lion Air said Monday it has lost contact with a passenger jet flying from Jakarta to an island off Sumatra. A search and rescue effort has been launched for the Boeing 737-800 plane which departed Jakarta about 6.20 a.m. for Pangkal Pinang. “We can confirm that one of our flights has lost contact,” said Lion Air spokesman Danang 76

October 28, 2018 12:07 PM Chinese privately developed rocket fails to reach orbit

BEIJING (Reuters) - A privately developed Chinese carrier rocket failed to reach orbit after lifting off from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center on Saturday, in a blow to the country’s nascent attempts by private companies to rival Elon Musk’s SpaceX. The three-stage rocket, Zhuque-1, was developed by Beijing-based Landspace. The company said in a microblog 122

October 28, 2018 12:07 PM Coast Guard search for downed airplane off South Carolina continues; 5 missing

A Coast Guard rescue helicopter takes off from the deck of the Cutter Hamilton to continue searching for a missing civilian aircraft Oct. 27, 2018, 110 miles east of Charleston, South Carolina. (U.S. Coast Guard) Five people are missing as the U.S. Coast Guard continues to search for a downed civilian aircraft that was headed to the Bahamas from South 107

October 28, 2018 2:39 AM See Meghan Markle’s Super Fast Wardrobe Change for Final Touchdown in New Zealand!

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry arrived in Wellington after a three-hour flight from Sydney, Australia, to kick off the final leg of their 16-day tour. The royal couple, who are expecting their first child in the spring, traveled with Invictus Games competitors from New Zealand and were greeted at the airport by Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Jacinda Ardern 94