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Another B747-400 in-flight problem: is this aircraft still safe?

Jul 30 2008

It seems like, all of a sudden, one the most safe, famous and beatiful aircraft, the B747-400, has been experiencing (age?) problems. On Jul 29, a B744 (747-400) of the Cathay Pacific Airways, flying from New York to Hong Kong ...

Another Qantas inflight problem

Jul 28 2008

As soon as I read the Breaking News from the Herald Sun (http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun) I thought that something strange was happening to my favourite airline.

Qantas jet suffers safety scare on way to Melbourne Article from: Herald Sun

Staff writer

July 28, 2008 10:30pm

BREAKING NEWS: ...

Qantas decompression: ATSB media release points to a missing oxygen cylinder

Jul 28 2008

More information are being disclosed about the QF30 as more passengers provide their first hand account of the flight. According to what they recollected, the aircraft did not “plunge” from 29.000 to 10.000 feet. The aircraft took some 10 minutes ...

Qantas flight QF30 cabin video

Jul 27 2008

An interesting video taken from a passenger of the Qantas QF30 flight was released. The footage was taken after the B747-438 levelled off at 10.000 feet above the sea in bound to Manila airport. The situation in the cabin seems ...

Qantas decompression (QF30 emergency landing follow up)

Jul 27 2008

In order to investigate the causes of the large hole that compelled the QF30 to perform an emergency landing in Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) sent 4 investigators to the Philippines to conduct a ...

Qantas B747-438 emergency landing

Jul 25 2008

A Qantas Boeing 747-438, with 346 passengers and 19 crew members, flying from Hong Kong to Melbourne (it was a London – Melbourne flight with a stop in HKG), had to divert to Manila shortly after departure because of a ...

Military Aviation

Sep 24 2017
An Italian Typhoon has crashed into the sea while performing its display during an airshow in Italy. On Sunday Sept. 24, 2017, an ...
Sep 22 2017
U.S. and South Korean intelligence gathering aircraft are monitoring Pyongyang’s next move. Kim Jong Un says North Korea may...

Drones

Sep 20 2017
Here’s the footage of a RAF Reaper drone unleashing Hellfire missile to stop a public execution in Syria. The news of a succ...
Sep 08 2017
SpaceX launched the Pentagon’s mysterious X-37B orbital space drone just before the Hurricane Irma hit Florida. While people...

Aviation Safety / Air Crashes

Sep 24 2017
An Italian Typhoon has crashed into the sea while performing its display during an airshow in Italy. On Sunday Sept. 24, 2017, an ...
Sep 19 2017
Close call: This Is What It Looks Like When An Attack Helicopter Fires At You. The following video is pretty scary: it shows a Ka-...

Rogue States

Sep 23 2017
This is the farthest north of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) any U.S. fighter or bomber aircraft have flown off North Korea’s coas...
Sep 22 2017
U.S. and South Korean intelligence gathering aircraft are monitoring Pyongyang’s next move. Kim Jong Un says North Korea may...

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