severe turbulence injures 20

. By Simon Hradecky Published by The Aviation Herald An Emirates Airlines Airbus A330-200, flight EK-775 from Dubai (United Arab Emirates) to Durban (South Africa) with 220 passengers, was enroute at around 13:30Z about 2 hours prior to estimated landing in Durban,...

Rebooking Charge During Flu Scare Has Flier Fuming

. Reprinted from: MINNETONKA, Minn. (WCCO) Written by: Bill Hudson Rita Nathanson is sharp as a tack when it comes to keeping up on news. That was especially true when the entire nation was affixed to the recent H1N1 flu outbreak. Nathanson heard the state...

Airman spots midair fuel leak

. Reprinted from CNN.com Written by: Brian Todd Staff Sgt. Bartek Bachleda doesn’t consider himself a hero, but passengers on a recent jumbo jet flight might beg to differ. One of 300 passengers on a United Airlines flight from Chicago, Illinois, to Tokyo,...

US House Could Vote On FAA Bill Thursday

. Reported from NASDAQ.com By Josh Mitchell, Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES WASHINGTON -(Dow Jones)- The U.S. House was poised to vote as early as Thursday on a major aviation bill that would toughen restrictions on foreign ownership of U.S. air carriers and create more...