Flightradar24 Data Regarding Lion Air Flight JT610

ion Air flight JT610 departed Jakarta for Pangkal Pinang at 06:20 local time (23:20 UTC) on 29 October and lost contact shortly after departure. Flightradar24 received the last ADS-B message from the aircraft at 23:31:56 UTC at an altitude of 425 feet AMSL. The flight was operated by Boeing 737 MAX 8 registration PK-LQP. The aircraft was delivered to Lion Air on 13 August 2018, just over two months ago and entered service with the airline on 18 August. It is powered by two CFM LEAP-1B engines. JT610 flight path…

Unquestionable aircraft finally down, 2 dead.

Two people were killed in the crash of a training aircraft in the Manavgat district of the Turkish province of Antalya on Tuesday, The pilot and co-pilot were killed when a TC KIM training plane fell to the ground at Manavgat district of Antalya. Their bodies were retrieved from the wreckage, Mustafa Yigit, Governor of Manavgat district, said in a statement. Gendarmeries and rescue teams were dispatched to the scene after the accident. The cause of the crash has not been determined yet. According to Aviation Sources , the aircraft…

Indonesia plane crash: flight JT610 plunges into waters off Jakarta

 Lion Air crash: rescue efforts under way after flight plunges into sea – video report A passenger plane carrying 189 people crashed into the sea off Jakarta on Monday minutes after taking off on a domestic flight to an Indonesian tin-mining region. Lion Air flight JT610, travelling from Jakarta to Pangkal Pinang on the island of Bangka, lost contact with air traffic control about 13 minutes after it took off, shortly after its pilot had asked to return to base. Flight data showed that it made a sudden, sharp dive into the…

Turkish Airlines Mulls Istanbul – Mexico City Route

MIAMI — Turkish Airlines hopes to conclude agreements and permits that will allow them to reach Mexico City, the airline’s 231st international destination, reinforcing its status as the airline with the broadest international network. This would be the first nonstop route between Mexico City and Istanbul. However, it was detailed that the flight might stop at Cancun International Airport. Turkish Airlines practices intermediate stop on several long-haul routes in the Americas and Caribbean. The airline flies to Caracas via Havana, and to Panama City via Bogota, for instance. The Turkish carrier…

Turkish Cargo adds Mexico City service from Oct 2018

Turkish Cargo last week commenced service to Mexico, on board Boeing 777 Freighter. First flight inaugurated on 02OCT18, operating as Istanbul – Madrid – Mexico City – Bogota – Curacao – Maastricht – Istanbul routing, once a week. TK6433 IST1620 – 1910MAD2140 – 0250+1MEX0550+1 – 1025+1BOG 77X 2 TK6434 BOG1325 – 1610CUR1810 – 0950+1MST1150+1 – 1600+1IST 77X 3 The airline also operates 2nd weekly service as Istanbul – Madrid – Mexico City – Houston – Istanbul route, from 07OCT18. TK6435 IST1545 – 1835MAD2115 – 0215+1MEX0515+1 – 0700+1IAH 77X 7 TK6436 IAH0900 – 0445+1IST 77X 1

Pilot Careers Live returns to London this November

The world’s airline industry is booming, with pilot jobs and salaries following suit. So, if you’re thinking of flying as a career, there’s no better time and no better place to find out all you need to known than at Pilot Careers Live London, the show dedicated to informing and inspiring the next generation of pilots and flight crew. Pilot Careers Live provide the perfect opportunity to find out more about the opportunities and training routes. It includes motivational seminars covering a every aspect of a pilot training journey including: Pilots In…

United Airlines flight makes emergency landing after left engine blows: ‘It sounded like a gunshot’

A United Airlines flight from Florida to Newark, N.J., had to turn around roughly 10 minutes after takeoff because of engine failure. AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT MAKES EMERGENCY LANDING AFTER PASSENGERS SAY ‘FLAMES’ CAME OUT OF ENGINE The flight took off from Fort Myers at 12:12 p.m. Wednesday when the unexpected happened. “About 10 minutes into the flight, there was this loud bang noise right outside my window. It sounded like a gunshot or canon,” passenger Cliff Maloney told Fox News. Maloney, president of the Young Americans for Liberty, told Fox…

Scalewings reveals secret hybrid with multiple redundancy

A revolutionary hybrid electric/combustion aircraft engine is being developed by Austria’s ScaleWings Group, best known for its Mustang Replica SW-51. Not only is the engine a hybrid, but it’s claimed to offer the ultimate redundancy in case of component failure. Hans Schwöller, mastermind and managing director of the ScaleWings group, explains his ‘secret recipe’: “The ground-breaking concept of the multiple-redundant aircraft engine consists, in its standard configuration, of three interlocking engines of which two work on the basis of efficient two-cylinder 4-stroke injection engines. “The third drive in the form…