USAF F-16 figher jets were scrambled to intercept two Russian Tu-95 nuclear capable bombers near Alaska

NORAD scrambled two F-16 figher jets to intercept Russian Tu-95 bombers. Russian Tu-95 bombers capable of being equipped with nuclear weapons were intercepted on October 18th (local time) after “entering and operating within the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone”, according to a statement by the North American Air Defense Command (NORAD). The statement by NORAD…

A passenger is asking American Airlines for reparations after complaining she was ‘wedged between two obese people’

An American Airlines passenger is asking the company for “reparations” after tweeting that she was “wedged” between two “obese people” on a three-hour flight. Sydney Watson, who describes herself as an Australian/American political commentator, posted to Twitter on Monday stating that she was “literally – WEDGED between two OBESE people on my flight.” “This is…

INCIDENT An AnadoluJet flight was cancelled after several passengers received images of plane crashes on their iphones

Plane crash images have been sent to passengers’s  cell phones. A flight from Bodrum to İstanbul was delayed after several passengers reported receiving images of plane crashes on their cell phones. The pictures are believed to have been distributed using Apple AirDrop. All passengers were disembarked so that searches of the aircraft and luggage could…

INCIDENT American Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Miami after a passenger’s carry-on bag caused a worrying odor

An American Airlines flight was forced to make an urgent return to Miami International Airport on Wednesday night after a passenger’s carry-on bag caused a worrying chemical odor. Just before 9 p.m. local time, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue units were dispatched to the airport after an “issue” onboard the aircraft traveling to Barbados. The flight “returned…