An aviation expert suggests that the crash which looks to have claimed the lives of Emiliano Sala and his pilot was due to 'spatial disorientation', a temporary inability to recognize one's position relative to their environment. The Piper Malibu N264DB aircraft carrying Sala and pilot David Ibbotson was located on Sunday after going missing over the English Channel on January 21, the evening prior to Sala's first training session with Premier League club Cardiff City. READ MORE: Sala plane tragedy: Underwater VIDEO released by investigators shows one body inside wreckage The cause of the accident has baffled investigators as no concerns were reported by the pilot prior to the aircraft disappearing from radar, though an aviation expert has told Argentinian newspaper Clarin that he suspects the cause of the accident was related to the phenomenon of 'spatial disorientation' – a phenomenon in which pilots lose track of their position in their environment. "As in … [Read more...] about ‘Spatial disorientation’ likely cause of Emiliano Sala crash – expert
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Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger announced their suprise engagement this week on Instagram. In twin posts on social media, the pair were shown embracing one another, with Katherine flashing a large diamond engagement ring. The Avengers actor and Katherine have apparently been dating for less than a year, making their first public appearance together last June on a picnic. Chris Pratt wrote, “Sweet Katherine, so happy you said yes! I’m thrilled to be marrying you. Proud to live boldly in faith with you. Here we go!” He also added in a Facebook post, "Ideally we’d have kept this secret for as long as possible. But considering there’s paparazzi camped out in the alley behind our house and they document everything whether we like it or not, we’ll take the lead here and release this statement." Katherine also posted the same picture and added, “Wouldn’t want to live this life with anyone but you.” Apparently, Chris … [Read more...] about Katherine Schwarzenegger: Who is Chris Pratt’s fiancée? How is she related to John F Kennedy and Arnold Schwarzenegger?
A bodyguard to US President John F Kennedy and Lord Mountbatten has recalled the shock and sadness he felt when he heard about their assassinations. Mick McElkenny (86) from the Washing Bay near Coalisland in Co Tyrone, trained as a sniper in the Irish Army and was a member of the Garda before he was selected to protect high-profile visitors to the Republic including Pope John Paul II. Mr McElkenny, whose career is the subject of a documentary, said he is in the "unusual" position of having provided security to two prominent figures who went on to be murdered, highlighting just how dangerous the job is. He was a bodyguard to JFK during the president's visit to Ireland in 1963, just months before he was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. "We had a wonderful time guarding the president. He was a very humorous person, and everybody adored him, and they all listened to his speeches. He was lovely to listen to," Mr McElkenny said. Remembering his glee at being chosen for such an important … [Read more...] about John F Kennedy and Lord Mountbatten’s bodyguard recalls shock at assassinations
PUBLISHED: 14:02 21 November 2018 | UPDATED: 14:02 21 November 2018 Nick Richards Jackie Kennedy cradles her husband President John F. Kennedy seconds after the final shot Archant The famous saying goes that everyone knows where they were then they heard John F. Kennedy was shot. On the 55th anniversary of the US President’s assassination, Nick Richards puts that to the test by asking some of our regular writers what they remember from November 22 1963. Former US President John F Kennedy, who was killed 55 years ago this month•’Mum wrote to Jackie Kennedy to tell her about dad’s death and we got a reply’When I think of the assassination of John F Kennedy my mind recalls a time the year before...when a knock on the door changed my life forever. It was a Saturday afternoon towards the end of 1962. I was 13 and sitting in our front room at Diss watching Mister Ed, the talking horse, on the television. Then I saw a policeman … [Read more...] about 55 years since John F Kennedy’s assassination
PRESIDENT John F. Kennedy was assassinated 55 years ago, after being shot twice during a public appearance in Texas. He and his wife Jacqueline Bouvier, who would one day become known as Jackie O, had four children together. We take a closer look at President Kennedy’s offspring. Who are John F Kennedy’s children? JFK and Jackie O had four children – Caroline, John Jr, Patrick and Arabella. Following a miscarriage in 1955, Jackie gave birth to a stillborn baby girl in 1956. They named the baby Arabella. In 1957, she gave birth to Caroline and in late 1960, the couple had son John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr. - nicknamed "John-John" by the press. In 1963, months before JFK’s assassination, the couple had son Patrick. Where are the children now? Caroline is the only surviving child of the couple. Arabella was stillborn and Patrick died aged two days old due to complications from birth. John Jr died in 1999 when the small plane he was piloting crashed en route to … [Read more...] about Who are John F Kennedy’s children? Caroline, John Jr, Patrick and Arabella