Ryanair #FR4116 from Manchester has declared an emergency

Ryanair flight from Manchester to Corvera has declared an emergency. The flight #FR4116 departed Manchester at 08:06 then declared an emergency South of UK. UPDATE Flight #FR4116 landed runway 04 at 08.53 local time. UPDATE Flight #FR4116 is diverting to London Stansted due to a medical emergency on board. UPDATE The Boeing 737-800 is turning…

A helicopter has crashed in a flood-affected area in Italy

A helicopter repairing power lines in Italy crashed in a flood-affected area. The situation in northern Italy remains extremely difficult due to flooding caused by heavy rains. According to information, 4 people were injured. Two of them are in critical condition. The helicopter belongs to a private company. Before the accident, the pilot attempted an…

Singapore Airlines to pay staff 8 months’ bonus

Eligible staff will be paid a profit-sharing bonus in recognition of their hard work and sacrifices during the pandemic. Eligible staff will be paid a profit-sharing bonus equivalent to 6.65 months’ pay, and a maximum of 1.5 months’ salary of ex gratia bonus in recognition of their hard work and sacrifices during the pandemic, a…

Like mother, like daughter

Mother and daughter pilots make History at United Airlines. United Captain Brenda Patterson grew up in Denver wanting to be an airline pilot. It proved not be a transitory phase and after completing flight school, she was hired by United in 1990. 33 years later she is an LAX-based captain…and her own daughter, Brooke, has…

A man tried to urinate on a female passenger, upgraded to business class, on an Emirates flight

A woman’s recent flight in Emirates’ business class was ruined after another passenger “looked like he was going to urinate” on her. The anonymous traveller told The Daily Telegraph that a man onboard approached her seat while undoing his trousers. Speaking to Katie Morley, the publication’s ‘consumer champion’, the woman claimed the man repeatedly “drunkenly…