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Boost for Boeing as BA owner backs grounded jet with 200-plane order

06 June, 2019 9:45 am 9:45 am

LE BOURGET, France (Reuters) – Boeing won a major vote of confidence at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday as British Airways owner IAG signed a letter of intent to buy 200 of its 737 MAX jets that have been grounded since March after two deadly crashes. News of the deal, worth more than $24 billion … Read More

F-16, pilot, safely, ejects, jet, crashes, California, building

F-16 pilot safely ejects after jet crashes into California building

05 May, 2019 8:56 am 8:56 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – An F-16 fighter jet being flown in routine training exercises crashed into a warehouse just outside March Air Reserve Base in Southern California on Thursday, but the pilot safely ejected and no injuries were reported, a base spokesman said. The Los Angeles Times, citing a base fire official, reported that the … Read More

Survivors, found, Mexico, crash, jet, 13 people

No survivors found in Mexico crash of jet carrying 13 people

05 May, 2019 11:58 am 11:58 am

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – A plane crash in a remote mountain region in northern Mexico claimed the lives of all 13 people on board, including a family of five that were flying back from watching a boxing match in Las Vegas, authorities and local media said on Monday. The wreckage of the plane that took … Read More

Indian, MiG-27, fighter, jet, crashes, Jodhpur

Indian MiG-27 fighter jet crashes in Jodhpur

03 March, 2019 12:57 pm 12:57 pm

JODHPUR (92 News) – An Indian Air Force MiG-27 fighter jet crashed in Southern Rajasthan’s Sirohi area on Sunday. According to the Indian media, the MiG 27 UPG aircraft took off from Uttarlai Air Force base in Barmer. The pilot reported an engine problem and ejected at around 11:45am in Godana near Sheoganj in Sirohi, … Read More


Singapore to buy a few F-35 jets, eyes fleet replacement

01 January, 2019 8:35 am 8:35 am

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore’s defense minister said that Lockheed Martin Corp’s  F-35 fighter jets were the most suitable replacement for the country’s F-16 fleet, and it planned to initially buy a few for evaluation. With Southeast Asia’s largest defense budget, the wealthy city-state is a key prize for global arms companies as it looks to … Read More