Friday, August 17, 2018


Firemen are seen entering the cargo compartment of a Turkish Airlines flight parked on the tarmac of Budapest Airport

Budapest Airport Terminal Briefly Shut Due to Hot Isotope Container

BUDAPEST (Reuters)  A terminal of Budapest Airport was briefly shut down late on Wednesday due to an overheated container carrying an isotope, a spokesman for...
Richard Russell, who liked to be called Beebo, is seen in an undated photograph from a video he produced for his Youtube channel

FBI Seeks Motive after U.S. Airline Worker Steals Plane, Crashes It

By Brendan O'Brien and Alex Dobuzinskis (Reuters) Federal authorities on Saturday were seeking to learn what drove an airline worker to steal an empty airplane...
A police officer, member of a team known as "Condores", is seen after a patrol the city, part of a new strategy to combat the crime in Mexico City

Police Choppers Thump over Mexico City as Drug Crime Rises

By Christine Murray MEXICO CITY (Reuters) Masked police officers pointed semi-automatic rifles from a helicopter that flew low over Mexico City last week as security...
A Swiss Air Force Super Puma helicopter loads water for cows in the Lac d'Hongrin due to an ongoing drought near Chateau d'Oex

Swiss Army Airlifts Water to Thirsty Cows in Drought-Hit Pastures

By Cecile Mantovani ROSSINIERE, Switzerland (Reuters) Swiss army helicopters began airlifting water on Tuesday to thousands of thirsty cows who are suffering in a drought...
A Junkers Ju-52 airplane is seen in the logo of local airline JU-AIR in Duebendorf

Swiss Airline to Resume Flights Two Weeks after Deadly Crash

By Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi ZURICH (Reuters) JU-Air plans to resume flying on Aug. 17, the airline said on Tuesday, two weeks after one of its...
Evacuation of Frankfurt airport

Security Lapse Sparks Evacuation at Frankfurt Airport

FRANKFURT (Reuters) Parts of Frankfurt airport were evacuated for several hours on Tuesday following a lapse in security in which a French family of...