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Mitsubishi testing their new regional jet

PHOTO: The Japan Times Mitsubishi Heavy Industries' new 88-passenger Mitsubishi Regional Jet is testing the skies just as rivals Embraer and Bombardier…

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Missing 14 year old Thai boy found dead in Tokyo

The mother of a Thai teenager who went missing in Tokyo last Monday has revealed that she has found her…

4 days ago

Boeing investigation continues as attention turns to the engines

Within the past six months, two Boeing 737 Max 8 have fallen out of the sky, both during the early…

4 days ago

French President Macron vows to rebuild Notre-Dame following fire

The Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris has suffered a colossal fire that even caused the Gothic spire of the historic church…

5 days ago

American Alex Dion in custody over murder of Thai national – Sydney

PHOTO: Wachiro "Mario" Phetmang - Facebook An American father, charged with the murder of a Thai man in western Sydney last…

6 days ago

The Great Worldwide Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp outage

OMG! Will we survive the great outage of April 14? Been turning your phone on and off? Resetting your wi-fi?…

1 week ago

Three killed in Himalayan plane crash – Nepal

by Deepak Adhikari - PHOTO: AAP Three people have been killed and three injured after a Simrik Air place crashed into…

1 week ago

Julian Assange arrested in London after Ecuador pulls asylum

"I can confirm that Julian Assange is now in police custody and rightly facing justice in the UK." British Home Secretary…

1 week ago

British passports have removed the words ‘European Union’

Britain has now begun issuing passports with the words “European Union” removed from the front cover. It's a pre-emptive move,…

2 weeks ago

Boeing reveals another software problem in 737 MAX jets

US jet manufacturer Boeing says it has found a new but "relatively minor" software error in its 737 MAX jet…

2 weeks ago

Boeing 737 Max 8 has engine problems during take off in the US

Another bad week for Boeing. This time an incident as an American airline moves its fleet to a common airfield…

4 weeks ago

Thai nationals in Frankfurt advised to exercise caution in face of terror threat

PHOTO: NNT The Thai Consulate General in Frankfurt is advising Thai nationals in the German city and surrounding areas to…

4 weeks ago

People have short memories. Why the Boeing 737 MAX will survive the current crisis.

If history is anything to go on people's current fears about the Boeing 737 MAX jets will be short-lived. The…

1 month ago

Preliminary data suggests ‘similarities’ to Lion Air incident – Ethiopian Airlines crash

PHOTO: The 'black box' data recorder arrived in Paris last week Preliminary data analysis from the black boxes of last…

1 month ago

Accused Australian killer appears in Christchurch court charged with murder

A 28 year old Australian man smirked as he walked into the Christchurch District Court in New Zealand's South Island…

1 month ago

UPDATE: Christchurch massacre – The mind of an alleged mass murderer

The gunman who Facebook live-streamed himself shooting his way into the Al Noor mosque in Christchurch also posted a political…

1 month ago

49 dead as New Zealand reels to shock mass murder in Christchurch mosques

The death toll from todays massacre at two mosques in Christchurch in New Zealand's South Island, is now 49 with…

1 month ago

40 killed in two mosques. “One of New Zealand’s darkest days,” NZ PM

At least 40 people have been killed and more than 20 seriously injured after gunmen opened fire in two mosques…

1 month ago

Christchurch mosque massacre: 40 killed in mass shootings

Forty people have now been confirmed dead with dozens more wounded after two mass shootings at mosques in New Zealand's…

1 month ago

Christchurch mosque shootings – nine dead, many more injured

Here is the latest we know about the Friday afternoon attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand on two mosques. The number…

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