Category Archives: Emergency Services

EgyptAir Crash: Debris Found

May 20: The Egyptian Air Force says it has found debris from the EgyptAir Airbus A320 which disappeared from radar screens while en-route from Paris … More ››

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EgyptAir Flight Crashes into the Mediterranean Sea

May 19: EgyptAir flight MS804 from Paris CDG to Cairo has crashed into the Mediterranean Sea soon after entering Egyptian airspace. The aircraft, an Airbus … More ››

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Wildfire Halts Fort McMurray Flights

The devastating fire which has swept across a vast area of Alberta, and severely damaged the town of Fort McMurray, Canada, has forced commercial flights … More ››

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Emergency Terminal Built by Quiport

The city of Manta, Ecuador, lost its air links with the rest of the country after the area was struck by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake … More ››

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Cyprus Hijack Ends: Man Arrested

The hijacking of a EgyptAir flight that forced it to be diverted to Cyprus has ended. The Cypriot authorities say all hostages were released or … More ››

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Mozambique Debris “almost certainly” From Missing MH370

Australian and Malaysian officials say that two pieces of debris found separately in Mozambique are “almost certainly” from the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, which … More ››

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ICAO Condemns Brussels Attacks

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has expressed its strong condemnation of Tuesday’s terrorist bombings in Brussels, stressing its deep condolences for the victims of … More ››

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Explosions hit Brussels’ Zaventem Airport

Two explosions have struck the departures area of the terminal building at Brussels Zaventem airport (IATA: BRU). Thankfully, a third explosive device failed to detonate. … More ››

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Strikers for Québec City Airport

Oshkosh Airport Products LLC has delivered its 300th new generation Striker aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) vehicle into service at Québec City Jean Lesage International … More ››

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Air India Employee ‘Sucked Into Aircraft Engine’

Air India says one of its technicians, identified as Ravi Subramanium, has died after being sucked into an aircraft engine at Mumbai Airport. The accident … More ››

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