Air Astana Portugal Air Astana Portugal 

Air Astana plane makes emergency landing in Portugal

The aircraft was on a test flight when it suffered control problems. An Embraer E190 plane and registration P4-KCJ, belonging to Air Astana, suffered a serious problem in its control system while making a test flight over the skies of Portugal last Saturday. In the middle of a storm of wind and water, the aircraft was left without landing controls and the pilots declared the emergency at 2:00 pm local time. Two F-16 aircraft of the Portuguese Air Force were sent in order to accompany and guide the aircraft, which…

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Ryanair aircraft Ryanair Ukraine 

Ryanair will start flights to Ukraine in the month of October

The low cost airline reported the start of flights to the cities of Kyiv and Lviv. Today, Ryanair announced its plans to link Ukraine with the rest of Europe through 15 air routes to the cities of Kyiv and Lviv. The low cost company will start its new services in the month of October, for the winter season in Europe. In this way, Ukraine joins the network of 36 countries where Ryanair operates. It is estimated that the airline carries around 800,000 passengers in the first year. Routes from Kyiv-Boryspil…

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Cancellations and delays in Europe due to Storm Emma

The strong weather of snow and low temperatures forced to close several airports. The British Isles are the most affected by these hours because of Storm Emma and the Beast of the East. Strong winds of up to 120 kilometers per hour and a lot of snow have closed roads and also affected many flights. Some 500 departure flights have been canceled today in London, which has been struggling for several days due to the heavy storm. The airports of London-Heathrow, London-Gatwick, Birmingham, London-Luton, London-City, Manchester, Leeds Bradford, Dublin, among…

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Russia Saratov Airlines 

Airplane An-148 of Saratov Airlines crashes in Russia: 71 dead

The aircraft left Moscow for the city of Orsk today. It rushed to the ground a few minutes of flight. An Antonov An-148 and registration RA-61704, belonging to Saratov Airlines, crashed on the outskirts of Moscow, Russia. The plane was carrying out flight 6W 703, between Moscow-Domodedovo Airport (DME) of the Russian capital, and Orsk Airport (OSW), located in the city of the same name, in the south of the country and close to the border with Kazakhstan The aircraft departed at 14:00 hours from Domodedovo Airport and after a few minutes…

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