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Pilot reports “long, cylindrical object” zoom by flight

Sandhills Express 25 Feb 2021
The FBI said it’s aware of the incident, and the Pentagon said the military wasn’t conducting any tests in the area that day ... American confirmed the transmission was from Flight 2292 heading from Cincinnati’s airport to Phoenix. The airline referred additional questions to the FBI, which said it was aware of the incident ... .

Final Report Out After QantasLink Dash 8 Taxied In Front Of Landing Plane

Simple Flying 24 Feb 2021
Gladstone Airport Chart ... “The flight crew’s inadvertent omission of the TCAS/transponder selection resulted in the captain and FO incorrectly believing the TCAS would alert them to the presence of any transponder-equipped aircraft that were operating in the vicinity of Gladstone Airport.” QantasLink response to the incident.

Bengaluru airport installs disabled aircraft recovery kit

Hindustan Times 24 Feb 2021
The transportable kit is capable of recovering Code F-compatible aircrafts during an aircraft incident on the runway, ensuring that runway closure is minimised, Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL), the private airport operator managing and running the KIA, said in a release ... "Being prepared is the key to running a high-performance airport.

FAA Orders Inspections of Certain Pratt & Whitney PW4000 Aircraft Engines After Failure

Urdu Point 24 Feb 2021
"The FAA is taking this action as the result of a fan-blade failure that occurred Saturday on a Boeing 777-200 that had just departed from Denver International Airport ... On Saturday, a United Airlines Boeing 777 plane made a rapid return to Denver International Airport after takeoff because of engine failure. No one was injured in the incident ... ....

Man charged in alleged sexual assault at Dorval quarantine hotel

Canoe 24 Feb 2021
A 29-year-old Ontario man has been charged with sexual assault, break and enter and harassment after an incident Feb. 17 at the Sheraton Montreal Airport hotel ... We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Try refreshing your browser, or ... 16 ... Some travellers walking out of Pearson airport (or taking a fine) instead of paying for quarantine hotel ... .

FAA back under spotlight with latest Boeing incidents

Urdu Point 24 Feb 2021
On Tuesday, the FAA disclosed that it had also been contemplating stricter rules on the same kind of planes even before the Denver flight, following a similar incident on Japanese Airlines in December when a Pratt & Whitney engine also failed ... a quick return to the city's airport.

United Flight 328 Engine Failure: US Regulators Order Inspections of Certain Pratt & Whitney Airplane Motors After Dozens of Boeing 777 Aircraft Grounded

Yahoo Daily News 24 Feb 2021
Following the incident, the flight returned to the Denver International airport after part of the engine caught fire and broke off ... Following the engine failure incident, Japan also directed Japan Airlines Co Ltd (JAL) and ANA Holdings Inc to suspend the use of Boeing 777 with Pratt & Whitney 4000 engine.

'Next time I'm coming home by DINGHY!': 'Guest' forced to spend his birthday in quarantine ...

The Daily Mail 24 Feb 2021
The incident was a false alarm. The man, who is staying at the Renaissance London hotel near Heathrow airport, showed off the posters today through his window today ... The Radisson incident on Monday saw international travellers staging a peaceful protest in the car park when they ...

FAA orders fan blade inspections after pattern of engine-related failures

The Keene Sentinel 24 Feb 2021
Following the 2018 incident, the FAA ordered new and recurring inspections on the engines, based on how many times they had been used ... The blade that failed on the 2018 flight from San Francisco International Airport to Hawaii had been inspected twice, and deemed safe, in 2010 and 2015, the NTSB said after its investigation into the incident.

Video: Small Plane Crashes Into Car on Interstate in Livermore, California

Sputnik 24 Feb 2021
No reports of injuries or casualties followed the plane crash. The incident happened on the route 580 interstate near the Livermore airport ... .

Kempegowda International Airport installs disabled aircraft recovery kit; first in India and AsiaThe Bengaluru airport ...

Deccan Herald 23 Feb 2021
To enable faster resumption of operations during aircraft incidents on the runways, the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) here has installed a Disabled Aircraft Recovery Equipment (DARE). The KIA is the first airport in India to get this runway emergency handling capability ...BLR Airport (@BLRAirport) February 23, 2021.

Disabled Aircraft Recovery Equipment unveiled at Bengaluru Airport

The Times of India 23 Feb 2021
The (KIA), on Tuesday, commissioned a disabled said to be the first among Indian airports and the whole of to own the kit that will enable faster resumption of operations during aircraft incidents on the runways ... on the runway has the potential to disrupt airport operations.

Disabled aircraft recovery kit installed at Bengaluru airport

The Siasat Daily 23 Feb 2021
“The disabled aircraft recovery kit will enable faster resumption of operations in the event of an incident on the runway of our Kempegowda international airport,” said operator Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL) in a statement here.