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Shocker as Pakistan airline confirms 7 standing passengers accepted on fully booked flight

Shocker as Pakistan airline confirms 7 standing passengers accepted on fully booked flight

Confirmation came from Pakistan international airlines on Monday that it had accepted seven passengers more than the maximum capacity on an international flight and had launched disciplinary measures against the crew. Spokesman for PIA earlier denied a newspaper report that the extra passengers were forced to stand for the 3-hour flight from Karachi to Medina […]

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Fighter jet crashes in Switzerland

Fighter jet crashes in Switzerland

Oct 23, – Authorities say the crash happened near a military airport in Alpnachstad in the Lake Lucerne region. The Swiss Defense Department says the cause of the crash remains unknown. A helicopter and emergency services were deployed at the crash site. A nearby railway line and road were closed. The Swiss military says that […]

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Plane carrying 130 people catches fire landing in Moscow; no injuries

Plane carrying 130 people catches fire landing in Moscow; no injuries

May 19, MOSCOW (AP) — The Emergencies Ministry says none of the passengers and crew members were injured by the fire on the landing gear of the Boeing 737 at Vnukovo Airport on Saturday. A ministry statement said the plane belonging to Russian carrier UTair (YOOT-air) was flying to Moscow from the southern city of […]

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