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November 11, 2018 6:29 PM Lion Air plane crashes into pole week after fatal flight

Chiangmai, Thailand - February 26, 2014: HS-LTH Boeing 737-900ER of Thai lionair airline , landing to Chiangmai airport from Bangkok Don Muang Airport, thailand. (iStock) Just a week after a Lion Air 737 plane crashed claiming the lives of 189 people, another one of its planes has been involved in an accident during takeoff. Lion Air flight JT633 reportedly 99

November 7, 2018 3:30 PM Neil Armstrong collection commands $5.2 million at auction

A spacecraft ID plate from the Apollo lunar module "Eagle" led the sale of the Armstrong Family Auction with a sale price of $468,500 at Heritage Auctions in Dallas on Nov. 1, 2018. (collectSPACE.com) DALLAS, Texas — A bumper sticker from Wapakoneta, Ohio, advertising the city as the hometown of the "First Man to Step on the Moon" sold for $250. The vintage 132

November 2, 2018 2:47 PM Soyuz rocket failure: Russia blames botched launch on mistake during assembly

A US-Russia mission to the International Space Station hit a snag on Thursday when a Russian Soyuz rocket carrying NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin malfunctioned during its ascent and the two-person crew made an emergency landing. A Russian space investigation has blamed a damaged sensor for forcing a Soyuz rocket to abort 150

November 2, 2018 1:47 PM Pilot credits 'God' with landing plane safely on interstate in North Carolina

The pilot of a small aircraft that made an emergency landing on Interstate 95 credits “God” with helping him bring the plane down safely. The Piper PA-28 was en route from Smithfield to Wilson, N.C., around 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday when the pilot “declared an emergency,” WNCN reported. The cause of the emergency was not immediately clear, but was reported 89

October 31, 2018 11:59 AM Russia plans first manned space mission since rocket failure

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The first manned mission to the International Space Station since a Russian rocket failed to launch earlier this month may take off on Dec. 3, space agency Roscosmos said on Wednesday. A Russian cosmonaut and U.S. astronaut were forced to abort their mission on Oct. 11 and perform an emergency landing after a launch accident that Roscomos 135

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 104

October 28, 2018 5:30 AM Kubrat Pulev beats Hughie Fury to become No. 1 contender for IBF heavyweight belt

Kubrat Pulev ended an 18-month exile with a unanimous points win over Hughie Fury to become IBF No. 1 challenger for world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. After a scrappy fight, Pulev earned scores of 117-111, 118-110 and 115-113 in front of his home fans at the Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria. Pulev, 37, was a worthy winner but did not give Fury's 102

October 26, 2018 10:13 AM Inflight hiccup as Harry and Meghan's plane aborts Sydney landing

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his wife Meghan returned to Australia on Friday from a tour of Pacific islands after their plane was forced to abort a first landing because another aircraft was in the way. Their Qantas plane charter flight QF6031, approaching Sydney, dropped to 125 feet before performing a “go-around”, according to FlightRadar 92

October 25, 2018 8:19 PM Warsaw-bound plane makes emergency landing over bomb threat false alarm

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - A bomb threat forced a Warsaw-bound aircraft to make an emergency landing in Romania’s capital Bucharest on Thursday but it turned out to be a false alarm, Romanian officials said. The plane, operated by low-cost carrier Wizz Air, took off from Kutaisi, Georgia. It made the emergency landing at around 1320 GMT and its 173 passengers 76

October 23, 2018 6:29 PM US stealth bomber makes emergency landing in Colorado

FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2015, file photo, a U.S. Air Force B2 Spirit stealth bomber performs a flyover at the Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Ala. The Air Force says a Missouri-based B2 landed in Colorado Springs, Colo., on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, after an unspecified emergency. Neither of the pilots was injured. (AP Photo/Mark Almond, File) COLORADO 62