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The news messages presented on this page are produced by the Electronic Media Monitoring service provided by DG Joint Research Centre in co-operation with DG Communication. Every 15 minutes aviation (safety) related news is extracted from the Internet. By clicking on the titles of the news items a seperate window/tab is opened containing the original article. Occasionally, news items can be presented which are not related to aviation safety but anyway match sufficient search terms.

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Wednesday, 24 May 2017 21:16
JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol says four people were killed in a rollover crash on I-10 in Jackson County. The crash had both westbound lanes blocked for about three hours while crews worked to clear wrecked...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 21:15
Europe's Schiaparelli spacecraft came very close to a successful landing on Mars last year, but engineers failed to realize how jarring the probe's parachute descent could be, dooming the touchdown, a report released today said. Video above...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 21:11
WESTFIELD - In anticipation of the upcoming air show in August, members of the 104th Fighter Wing at Barnes Air National Guard Base spent Wednesday morning preparing for the worst. For much of the morning, base personnel and members of 30...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 21:11
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on a report on the U.S. drug enforcement strategy in Honduras (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy says a watchdog report about a series of deadly encounters during an aggressive U.S. Drug...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 21:10
Traveling during holidays and peak season is going to cost you more. If possible, plan your trips during the off-season, write travel bloggers Josh and Erin Bender , who have been traveling the world nonstop with their family since 2012:...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 21:03
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Europe's Schiaparelli spacecraft came very close to a successful landing on Mars last year, but engineers failed to realize how jarring the probe's parachute descent could be, dooming the touchdown, a report released on...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 21:02
You can hear the champagne corks popping here in Seattle as Boeing is awarded the contract to make DARPA’s cool experimental spaceplane. The company was competing with Northrup Grumman and Masten Space Systems to design the craft. The XS-1, as...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:55
The Transportation Security Administration said it will have 2,000 more officers in place and working this year compared to last year, and is adding 50 more "passenger canine teams" this summer to ensure the safety of airports and planes around...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:50
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In grand preview dedication ceremonies for media today, Disney's Animal Kingdom unveiled a world out of this world -- of massive mountains floating in the sky, rainforests pulsing light and...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:49
Fog is causing delays at Auckland Airport this morning, with some domestic flights unable to land or depart. Fog restrictions have been in place at the airport since the early hours of the morning. By 6.30am, 25 domestic regional arriving...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:46
MOSCOW, May 24. /TASS/. Two people died in the fires that hit the town of Kansk in Russia’s Krasnoyarsk region (Siberia), a source in the regional emergencies agency told TASS. A total of 73 homes in Kansk have been damaged by fire, their...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:46
By Tommy Wilkes | NEW DELHI. NEW DELHI India approved on Wednesday a long-awaited policy to boost local defence manufacturing by effectively picking industry champions that would tie up with foreign players to make submarines, fighter jets,...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:45
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In grand preview dedication ceremonies for media today, Disney's Animal Kingdom unveiled a world out of this world -- of massive mountains floating in the sky, rainforests pulsing light and...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:44
In that sense, the accident that killed Pittman’s son in April 2014 was like many others. What set it apart, prosecutors said later, was that she should have known better. Kenney said someone had called the county’s child welfare agency to say...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:43
Union Minister for Civil Aviation, Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati with Civil Aviation Secretary R N Choubey during a press conference on the second round of bidding under the RCS-UDAN, in New Delhi on Wednesday. (Photo: PTI) The government is...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:43
Search And Rescue (SAR) efforts on Wednesday to locate the Su-30 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) which went missing near Tezpur were hampered by bad weather. “C-130 aircraft with electro-optical payload, Advanced Light Helicopters...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:41
By Irene Klotz. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Europe's Schiaparelli spacecraft came very close to a successful landing on Mars last year, but engineers failed to realize how jarring the probe's parachute descent could be, dooming the...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:41
WESTFIELD - In anticipation of the upcoming air show in August, members of the 104 th Fighter Wing at Barnes Air Guard Base spent Wednesday morning preparing for the worst. For much of the morning base personnel and members of 30 separate...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:39
Tesla factory workers were injured at a rate 31% higher than industry average and seriously injured at a rate more than double the industry average in 2015, according to a new report from a worker safety organization. The report gives the most...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:36
Two American B-25 bombers which went missing during the Second World War were recently documented under waters near Papua New Guinea, Project Recover, an organization which aims to locate and survey missing aircraft from the Second World War,...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:35
The op-ed article I wrote for Saturday’s East Oregonian (ȁ#x201c;Drone range a development opportunityȁ#x201d;) went through considerable editing after submission. Verbose writing is a risk when a former editorial writer like me does a guest...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:33
By Irene Klotz. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Europe's Schiaparelli spacecraft came very close to a successful landing on Mars last year, but engineers failed to realize how jarring the probe's parachute descent could be, dooming the...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:27
WASHINGTON (AP) - Government watchdogs say the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration misled Congress about an aggressive drug enforcement strategy that led to a series of deadly confrontations involving agents in Honduras. In a report released...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:27
. Second Boeing airliner to enter Tarom fleet next week TAROM welcomed into its fleet the first of two new Boeing 737-800 NG airliner, named Sarmizegetusa, on Wednesday in an event organised at Henri Coanda-Otopeni Airport. The new airliners,...
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 20:26
The State and have asked the High Court to strike out an application aimed at preventing the sale of the government’s shareholding in the bank. Vincent O’Donoghue, a businessman, with an address at Church Street, Dublin 7, has brought the...