Pair safe after Norway's first electric plane crash-lands on lake

World Aug 15, 2019

Pair safe after Norway's first electric plane crash-lands on lake

Norway's first battery-powered aircraft crash-landed on a lake on Wednesday, in a setback for the country's aviation strategy, although police said the pilot and passenger both escaped unhurt. The plane's owner, airport operator Avinor, told Reuters last year it hoped to see commercial passenger flights ...

British Airways flight evacuated in Valencia after filling with smoke

World Aug 6, 2019

British Airways flight evacuated in Valencia after filling with smoke

Spanish emergency services say that they have responded to a British Airways flight that filled with smoke while landing and had to evacuate its passengers. News agency Europa Press said Monday that local government officials reported that three people have been treated for smoke inhalation ...

Boeing to take $4.9 billion charge as 737 Max fallout worsens

Business / Corporate Jul 19, 2019

Boeing to take $4.9 billion charge as 737 Max fallout worsens

Boeing Co. plans to record a $4.9 billion accounting charge related to its beleaguered 737 Max jetliner when the company reports quarterly earnings next week. The after-tax charge, equivalent to $8.74 a share, covers potential concessions and considerations for airline customers who have been forced ...