Alleged crash footage
https://twitter.com/Natsecjeff/status/1 ... 7667320832
Alleged video of a missile hitting the aircraft. Can't confirm the authenticity
https://twitter.com/NarimanGharib/statu ... 6937928705
Pentagon official, a senior U.S. intelligence official and an Iraqi intelligence official told Newsweek that the Ukrainian airliner that crashed in Tehran was struck by an anti-aircraft missile.
https://www.newsweek.com/iranians-shot- ... 1313?amp=1
Another video showing the plane going down
Reuters reporting that Western intelligence agencies see no signs Ukraine airliner was shot down, according to a Canadian security source https://www.reuters.com/article/iran-crash-canada-intelligence/western-intelligence-agencies-see-no-signs-ukraine-airliner-was-shot-down-canadian-source-idUSL1N29...Jump to post
Someone on Twiiter posted a picture of a Surface-to-air missile wreck, claiming it was taken from the crash site. Reverse search did not find any other similar images that were previously posted, so the image may be recent, but it has not yet been confirmed that it was taken near the crash site. Ca...Jump to post
Someone on Twiiter posted a picture of a Surface-to-air missile wreck, claiming it was taken from the crash site. Reverse search did not find any other similar images that were previously posted, so the image may be recent, but it has not yet been confirmed that it was taken near the crash site. htt...Jump to post
With all we know so far, it's hard for me to think in a catastrophic mechanical failure that may have caused the accident. But it's still a possibility. Given the current circumstances, I hope the investigations will be conducted by a neutral country, in respect to the victims' relatives and the tru...Jump to post
So, AF orders A220-300 while KLM orders E195-E2.
Source: https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/80156-pngs-air-niugini-eyes-e2s-as-f100-replacement 'The carrier said on its Facebook page that it requested the manufacturer to make a stop at Port Moresby airport during its E195-E2 marketing tour of the Asia-Pacific region. The demo aircraft, PR-ZIQ...Jump to post
Boeing says GE9X engine development issues will delay 777X first flight to “early 2020.” GE had previously expected the engine to be ready for flying “later in the fall.
https://twitter.com/jonostrower/status/ ... 6181396480
Airlines Report Nausea-Inducing Cabin Fumes on Airbus’ A330neo
The latest news from the Portuguese press about the A330-900neo Over the past few months, several crew members and some passengers have filed complaints of sickness and vomiting on long-haul flights with the new A330neo aircraft. The case is being investigated by TAP and Airbus. In the last episode,...Jump to post
Why cannot the E2-195 be made LCY compliant? Currently the A220-100 is certified for LCY, larger than the E2-190. The E195-E2 is 41.5m long, more than 5m longer than the longest aircraft certified for LCY (E190). I doubt if the E195-E2 would be capable to operate in LCY without disrupting airport o...Jump to post
The A321neo, E195-E2 and the 737 MAX 10 are attracting or beginning to attract more attention from airlines than smaller versions. The E195-E2 already has four times more firm orders than the E190-E2.
Clearly a change compared to the old version of these aircraft families.
Embraer will host a sales announcement tomorrow
He wasn't on fire before the hard landing... https://twitter.com/i/status/1125122587598651393 Looks like that second impact was hard enough to puncture the fuel tanks. Which isn't good either since from what I remember the mains are supposed to shear off without puncturing your fuel tanks so that s...Jump to post
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There is no fatalities. Everyone onboard is now safe
Mayor says there is a commercial aircraft down in the St. Johns River
https://twitter.com/lennycurry/status/1 ... 0347659270
Breaking: Brazil's National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) revoked the registration of 10 AB aircrafts and ordered the partial suspension of the sale of seats for Avianca flights.
Avianca Brasil has announced that it will cancel more than 180 flights until Wednesday
From Bloomberg: BREAKING: An off-duty pilot who happened to be riding in the cockpit saved a diving Boeing 737 Max 8. The next day, the same Lion Air jet crashed into the Java Sea, killing all 189 aboard https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-03-19/how-an-extra-man-in-cockpit-saved-a-737-max-t...Jump to post
Investigators found piece of stabilizer with trim in unusual position similar to doomed Lion Air jet, according to airlive.net.Jump to post
AirCalSNA wrote:Summaries of and some quotes from the Ethiopian CVR have been leaked to the New York Times.
FAA Statement on Boeing 737 Max 3/13/19 3:00pm Update Statement from the FAA on Ethiopian Airlines The FAA is ordering the temporary grounding of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft operated by U.S. airlines or in U.S. territory. The agency made this decision as a result of the data gathering process and new ev...Jump to post
Canada's minister of transport Marc Garneau will meet with reporters to discuss the 737 Max "safety and security" tomorrow 11:00 a.m. EDTJump to post
The UK Civil Aviation Authority has issued instructions to stop any commercial passenger flights from any operator arriving, departing or overflying UK airspace.Jump to post
Per AvHerald On Mar 11th 2019 two listeners on frequency reported independently the crew declared emergency shortly after normal departure, while in the initial climb, reporting they had unreliable airspeed indications and had difficulties to control the aircraft. The listeners could not hear later ...Jump to post
The Pilots Union of Argentina has issued a statement refusing to fly on the MAX 8. Aerolíneas Argentinas has five 737 MAX 8 and issued a statement early today saying they won't ground the aircrafts.Jump to post
Aeromexico has grounded its MAX 8 fleet.Jump to post
GOL Airlines decides for grouding its MAX 8 fleet. Just hours after releasing a statement saying they wouldn't ground any MAX 8 aircraft. A new statement will be released shortly.Jump to post
Royal Air Maroc has grounded 737 MAX fleetJump to post
According to CNN "Gebeyehu Fikadu, an eyewitness to Sunday's fatal crash about two-hour drive south of the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa, told CNN that the plane was "swerving and dipping" and belching smoke as it came down. "I was in the mountain nearby when I saw the plane ...Jump to post
Cayman Airways suspends 737 MAX8 operations
https://twitter.com/ShaquilleAKhan/stat ... 1861155840
An article claims 737 MAX has been grounded in China by the CAA
https://twitter.com/AirlineFlyer/status ... 0546293766
There are some rumors that GOL Airlines will ground their MAX 8 fleet as well
Chambers County Sheriff has said witnesses told authorities that Atlas Air Flight 3591 went into a nose dive, then went into the water nose-first
First Azul A330-900neo performing engine run