Jetliner

  • Man falls to death from Heathrow-bound plane September 10, 2012

    London: A man, who is believed to be a stowaway, fell thousands of feet to his death from a Heathrow-bound jet liner on a car parked in a quiet residential street here. A bloodied body of the young man, who crash-landed on the car parked in the street, was found in...
  • Airbus sold jets worth $ 1.5 bn in 2010 January 28, 2011

    Paris: France-based airplane manufacturer Airbus has said it delivered a record number of 15 jets, worth more than $1.5 billion, to its corporate clients in 2010. The company said the deliveries were both for customers and operators in Aisa, Europe and the Middle East, including private users and government clients, Xinhua...
  • Plane bursts into flames in Sudan, 100 feared dead June 11, 2008

    Khartoum, Sudan: A Sudan Airways jetliner burst into flames late Tuesday after it landed, killing about 100 people, Sudanese state television reported. More than 200 people were believed to be aboard the plane when it landed in bad weather and a higher casualty toll was feared. An Associated Press reporter at...
  • Survivors recall jetliner's crash June 20, 2007

    Indonesia: In Indonesia, at least 29 people died in the Yogyakarta plane crash on Wednesday. Amazingly – dozens more lived to tell the tale. CNN spoke with some of the survivors. Looking at the ferocity of the fire, it's remarkable anyone could have survived this crash - but they did. Two...
  • Air-India inducts new Boeing jetliner June 21, 2007

    New Delhi: Air-India on Wednesday received the delivery of the first of its planned purchase of 68 Boeing jetliners at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. The Boeing Next Generation 737-800 Commercial Jetliner arrived amidst traditional Indian revelry and the presence of Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel and...