NewsIndiGo flight enroute to Banglore suffers cabin depressurization
03 April 2021
Pilots flying an IndiGo flight from Lucknow to Banglore, India declared Mayday and were forced to perform an emergency landing at Banglore due to cabin depressurization. The aircraft landed safely without injuries sustained.
Click this link to read the full story: https://simpleflying.com/indigo-cabin-depressurization/
NewsAir France flight from Paris performs emergency landing
05 March 2021
Pilots flying an Air France flight from Paris to New Delhi, were forced to perform an emergency landing at Sofia Airport, Bulgaria due to a disorderly passenger on board. Shortly after the aircraft’s departure, the man started arguing with other passengers and later became physical, abusing one the attendants.
Click this link to read the full story: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/air-france-flight-new-delhi-emergency-landing-disruptive-14349882
NewsVivo smartphone shipment catches fire at Hong Kong Airport
11 April 2021
A shipment of Vivo smartphones caught fire at Hong Kong Airport's tarmac while awaiting to be loaded into a Hong Kong Air Cargo aircraft. The massive fire, which spread across 3 pallets, was safely extinguished by the Airport's Emergency Services.
Click this link to read the full story: https://theloadstar.com/hong-kong-air-cargo-ban-on-vivo-phones-after-pallets-catch-fire-at-airport/
NewsSafran working on new aircraft engines that use clean hybrid technology
14 June 2021
General Electric and Safran are developing new clean energy aircraft engine technology that could cut carbon emissions by 20%.
NewsNew decisions at ICAO Council's 223rd Session support aviation's recovery and development
With air travel devastated by the pandemic, ICAO has realized important progress towards facilitating the aviation sector’s recovery from the impacts of the pandemic.
Click here for the full report: https://www.icao.int/Newsroom/Pages/New-decisions-at-ICAO-Councils-223rd-Session-support-aviations-recovery-and-development-.aspx?fbclid=IwAR2gQZVtmBwA4AthifFIZ9U91YnJSyrIN1KV_E4DWK2TZVs8vkmlysJKs3M
NewsSilkway West Aircraft Performs Rejected Take Off At Hong Kong Due to Engine Problems
08 July 2021
A Silkway West Aircraft, departing from Hong Kong to Baku, performed a high-speed rejected take off due to engine problems.
Click here for the full report: https://www.aviationnepal.com/silkway-west-boeing-747-400-vp-bcv-rejected-the-takeoff-at-hongkong/
NewsGulf Air Aircraft Performs Emergency Evacuation, Passengers Head Towards Live Runway
06 July 2021
A Gulf Air Airbus A321 aircraft performed an emergency evacuation at Kuwait after experiencing “high temperature in the cargo”. The aircraft stopped at the taxiway and passengers started evacuating the aircraft via the emergency slides , heading dangerously towards a live runway. The straying passengers caused a go-around for another aircraft.
Click here for full report: https://www.flightglobal.com/safety/straying-passengers-cause-chaos-after-gulf-air-a321-evacuation-in-kuwait/144460.article?fbclid=IwAR0J7OAiPwIA68Xs1FUp7wnXvQ3Wejis1sCUaiywB1cTiYk_Bk_gwmodr-w