IF you’re a nervous flyer, you may want to look away now.From dead bodies in the hold to the likelihood of getting struck by lightning, these 18 facts could make you want to cancel your next flight.Luckily, flying is one of the safest modes of travelling - after taking a … [Read more...] about Your plane could have a dead body on it… and 17 other truly weird things you never knew about your flight
BOMB threats have been reported on two passenger planes which landed at Brussels Airport.The aircrafts are currently on the runway at the airport in Zaventem, Belgium, according to broadcaster VRT.One of the aircraft was flight SAS SK4745 from Olso inbound to Brussels which … [Read more...] about Bomb threats reported on two planes which landed at Brussels Airport
A DAREDEVIL Swiss pilot has finally completed the first round-the-world-flight in a solar-powered plane.Pilot Bertrand Piccard touched down in Abu Dhabi in the early hours of this morning after an epic 18,600-mile journey in the giant Solar Impulse 2.Experts feared … [Read more...] about Daredevil pilots become the first to complete round-the-world trip in sun-powered plane after epic 18,000-mile journey
It's been nearly 50 years since an American fighter jet went down off Britain's coast, spawning a conspiracy theory that persists until this day. The official conclusion was that a tragic accident brought down the plane piloted by US Air Force pilot Captain William Schaffner. … [Read more...] about Did UFOs bring down fighter jet off UK coast killing American pilot ‘who saw flying cone in sky’?
Armed drones – even the word sounds perilously like a term from a science fiction movie. It invokes a world where robots have seized power, with just a few technocrats left to decide over life and death from afar, with a mere mouse click - like in a mediocre video game. … [Read more...] about Opinion: Drones are no more impersonal than tanks or fighter planes