China joins flight club as major aircraft manufacturers hit turbulence – RN

China joins flight club as major aircraft manufacturers hit turbulence – RN

Updated April 28, 2018 08:41:08 Photo: China’s home-grown C919 passenger jet has been in development for more than a decade (Getty: Aly Song) In November last year, a Chinese-built passenger jet touched down in the city of Xi’an after flying more than 1,300 kilometres from Shanghai. The journey marked a …

Tracey Spicer launches NOW Australia campaign as Tina Arena joins accusers | World news

More than 30 high-profile women from the Australian media and entertainment industries – including Tina Arena, Deborah Mailman, Sarah Blasko and Danielle Cormack – are spearheading a new national organisation, led by Tracey Spicer, to tackle sexual harassment, abuse and assault in workplaces across Australia. Inspired by the Time’s Up …

‘We did it here, you can do it there’: Sydney joins Parkland school shooting protests | US news

Australian students and politicians have rallied in Sydney in solidarity with the survivors of the Parkland school shooting, as part of a global protest to end gun violence. On Saturday survivors of last month’s shooting, their families and supporters will rally in Washington DC as part of the March for …