Category Archives: UK

The U.S. Air Force is shutting down operations at three Royal Air Force bases in England

The U.S. Air Force is shutting down operations at three Royal Air Force bases in England as part of an effort to downsize infrastructure across the European theater, the Defense Department announced Thursday. Forces from RAF Mildenhall — which provides

Plane catches fire at Las Vegas airport

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A British Airways jet has caught fire at Las Vegas airport, sending smoke billowing into the air, after suffering what the pilot described as a “catastrophic failure” of the left engine. The plane – a Boeing 777 heading from the

Battle of Britain flypast CANCELLED as insurance prices rocket following Shoreham disaster

By Nick Gutteridge Private Spitfire owners had been planning their own Battle of Britain fly-past A group of private Spitfire owners had hoped to organise the touching commemoration, but were told they would need third party cover of £250 MILLION.The

Spitfire pilot makes emergency landing in a field in Woodchurch

The pilot of a Spitfire had to make an emergency landing today in a field in Woodchurch. Fire crews, police and paramedics were called to the scene of the crash at 10am. The pilot was out of the plane when

Vintage aircraft on airshows significantly restricted

The question is if the vintage airplane (in this case the Hawker Hunter T7) is the cause of this accident. Aviation regulator CAA has already taken measures without knowing the cause of this tragedy. It is indeed normal that after