If you think you’re uncomfortable when you’re buckled into a seat at 35,000ft, spare a thought for the flight attendants in full uniform. While male cabin crew members are usually dressed in a suit, the outfits worn by their female colleagues can be tight, revealing, scratchy creations that rival the tackiness of a bridesmaid’s dress. […]
The TransAsia ATR 72-600 plane with 58 people on board was on a domestic flight when it hit a road bridge in the capital Taipei. The moment of impact was captured on a passing driver’s dashcam, and shows the aircraft’s wing clipping a taxi before it disappears out of view. According to reports, it lost […]
A McDonnell Douglas MD-83, chartered by Air Algerie from Spanish company Swiftair, appears to have crashed in Mali with 110 passengers and six crew members on board. AH5017 was operating from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso to Algiers when contact was lost.
A Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, crashed Thursday in eastern Ukraine. Malaysia Airlines confirmed that it lost contact with Flight 17 and that the plane’s last known position was over Ukrainian airspace, the airline said on Twitter.
An Irish family downed cans of Guinness, urinated on the floor and and fell into as passenger on the return flight from a wake in Dublin. The McDonagh family were on a Ryanair flight to London Stansted when they caused drunken chaos on board, Highbury Magistrates Court heard.
A Redditor’s friend’s Alaska Airlines flight was delayed due to the emergency slide being accidentally set off. After the picture was shared, commenters had a field day making puns about the situation.
An intoxicated passenger is accused of assaulting a Delta Air Lines flight attendant on a flight from Japan to Honolulu, The Associated Press reports. The passenger, Kenji Okamoto, pleaded guilty to charges of interfering with the duties of a flight attendant by assaulting and intimidating him.