Two-seat air travel for obese

.  Written by Andrew Koubaridis of  The NZ Herald It is only a matter of time before airlines start demanding overweight passengers pay for two seats, an aviation commentator says. Peter Clark said the number of “very large” people boarding aircraft was...

Plane Skids Off Runway In Germany

. Published by RTTNews Written by RTT writer  – Around 165 passengers and six crew-members on board an aircraft bound for Spain’s Canary Islands had a miraculous escape Monday when the plane skidded off the runway at West Germany’s Dortmund airport...

House OKs safety plan for overseas aircraft work

. Reprinted from The Associated Press Written By JOAN LOWY – May 21, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. inspectors would conduct more checks of overseas aircraft repair stations under a House bill approved Thursday that seeks to address safety concerns as major airlines send...