A Boeing 737 passenger plane has crashed on takeoff from Havana, Cuba

A Boeing 737 passenger plane has crashed on takeoff from Havana, Cuba

A BOEING 737 passenger plane has reportedly crashed after takeoff from Havana, Cuba. Cuban media say a Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana has crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana with 104 passengers on board. There was no immediate word on casualties. State television and …

Sydney Uber driver allegedly assaults passenger in car

Sydney Uber driver allegedly assaults passenger in car

Posted May 14, 2018 21:43:16 Photo: The 27-year-old Uber driver was arrested at a home in North Sydney. (ABC News: Jerry Rickard) An Uber driver has been charged after allegedly indecently assaulting a woman in his vehicle before following her to her apartment in Sydney’s south. The 21-year-old woman had …

Qantas apologises after passenger suffers second-degree burns on flight to Gold Coast

Qantas apologises after passenger suffers second-degree burns on flight to Gold Coast

Updated May 01, 2018 11:34:00 Photo: Karina, who still has blistering from the burn, said she was happy with the airline’s response. (Supplied: Karina) Related Story: Qantas passenger left with blistering burns after Gold Coast flight Qantas has apologised to a Perth woman who suffered serious burns during a flight …

Qantas passenger left with second-degree burns after flight to Gold Coast

Qantas passenger left with second-degree burns after flight to Gold Coast

Posted April 24, 2018 14:02:30 Photo: The woman suffered second-degree burns after having hot water spilled on her leg during a Qantas flight. (Supplied: Karina) A woman who suffered second-degree burns after having boiling water accidentally poured over her during a Qantas flight has accused the airline of failing to …

UAE accuses Qatar fighter jets of flying near passenger plane landing in Bahrain

UAE accuses Qatar fighter jets of flying near passenger plane landing in Bahrain

Updated April 23, 2018 06:42:09 Photo: The UAE alleged that Qatari fighter jets flew very close to the Emirati aircraft. (US Navy: Paul Farley) The United Arab Emirates has again accused Qatari military fighter jets of coming dangerously close to an Emirati commercial airliner landing in Bahrain. The UAE’s General …

Passenger partially sucked out of Southwest Airlines plane window was wearing seatbelt

Passenger partially sucked out of Southwest Airlines plane window was wearing seatbelt

Updated April 19, 2018 12:05:26 Photo: Family, friends and community leaders are mourning the death of Jennifer Riordan. (AP: Marla Brose/The Albuquerque Journal) Related Story: ‘Nerves of steel’: Praise for hero pilot who landed plane after passenger sucked out of window Related Story: Passengers grabbed woman sucked out of jet …

Search for missing P&O cruise ship passenger called off

Search for missing P&O cruise ship passenger called off

Updated April 13, 2018 15:16:05 Video: The Pacific Dawn cruise ship was 150 nautical miles off New Caledonia when the woman went missing. (ABC News) Related Story: Search underway for woman who fell from P&O cruise ship Pacific Dawn The search for a woman who went overboard from a P&O …

Search for missing P&O cruise ship passenger continues as hopes fade

Search for missing P&O cruise ship passenger continues as hopes fade

Posted April 13, 2018 07:10:31 The chances of survival for a woman who fell from a P&O cruise ship have “diminished significantly” overnight, the company says. Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) and New Caledonia rescue authorities are liaising with the ship, which is conducting search and rescue in the area …

Uber passenger dies in eight-car pile-up in Sydney after car drives on wrong side of road

Uber passenger dies in eight-car pile-up in Sydney after car drives on wrong side of road

Posted March 31, 2018 13:12:53 Photo: An 18-year-old man has died after a car veered onto the wrong side of a busy road in Sydney’s south-west. (Supplied) An Uber passenger died in Sydney’s south-west last night after an eight-car pile-up in which one car was driving on the wrong side …

Six new cases of measles linked to ill passenger on AirAsia flight

Six new cases of measles linked to ill passenger on AirAsia flight

Updated March 26, 2018 16:15:34 Six new cases of measles are being linked to a passenger on an AirAsia flight D7214 from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne on March 7. The new cases include a baby who was too young to be immunised and five adults ranging in age from 20 …