As Samuel L. Jackson once wisely intoned, “I have had it with these motherfucking snakes on this motherfucking plane!” No doubt passengers of the Torreon-Mexico City flight of Air Mexico were wishing they had the actor on board with them when a snake slithered from the overhead compartment and fell down into the cabin below. […]
“On 8 September, Russian airspace control detected an air target approaching the Russian national border over the neutral waters of the Barents Sea. To identify the air target and prevent a violation of the state border, a MiG-29 fighter was summoned from the air defence duty of the Northern Fleet,” the statement said.
The exceptionally hot temperatures statewide were driving the highest power use of the year, and transmission losses because of the wildfires have cut into supplies. Eric Schmitt of the California Independent System Operator that manages the state´s power grid said up to 3 million customers faced power outages if residents didn’t curtail their electricity usage.
In another incident on July 3, 2019, another RC-135W over the Persian Gulf switched its transponder code to an Iranian code as it flew laps inside Iranian airspace, even flying over Iranian territory in the form of two islands. Observers noted this trickery left an especially sour taste, as it came on the anniversary of […]
— AirLiveNet (@airlivenet) July 23, 2014 Reports from Chinese media say the plane attempted to make an emergency landing in the city Magong due to bad weather caused by Typhoon Matmo. According to The China Post the plane lost contact with air traffic control as it attempted to land and crashed into two residential buildings in a […]
The plane’s long-time pilot Larry Visoski has acknowledged that he knew there were minors on board but has insisted he never suspected Epstein was having sex with them on the plane — despite the large bed, the well-upholstered seats and the padded floor, which reportedly feels like mattress foam and where Epstein apparently urged his […]
Sputnik reported the day prior that a relative of the Cobra Ball, an RC-135W Rivet Joint signals intelligence plane, had performed a similar maneuver over the South China Sea. In that incident, the Rivet Joint also disguised itself as a Malaysian plane before flying back and forth in the waterway between the Paracel Islands and […]
On Friday, the Ministry said a Chinese Y-8, a propeller aircraft based on a Soviet-era design some of which have been retrofitted as surveillance aircraft, was warned too by Taiwan’s Air Force to leave the air space, again in the southwest.
It wasn’t clear whether smoke from the fire was a factor in the crash. The cause was being investigated by the FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board.
‘Kenny saved my sanity in ’91 when he asked me to come do The Gambler movie,’ Reba, 65, told Taste Of Country. ‘I was still in a state of disbelief and not knowing what I’m gonna do moving forward after the plane crash.’