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Seven injured in Australian hot air balloon landing

Seven injured in Australian hot air balloon landing

Seven people were injured after a hot air balloon made an emergency landing in Australia’s Victoria state on Thursday morning.The victims, three men and four women aged between the 20s and 70s, sustained a range of neck, back, ankle and abdominal injuries and were in stable condition, Ambulance Victoria told Xinhua news agency.Paramedics were called

MH370 plunged rapidly, wing flap not out for landing: report

Sydney: Missing Malaysian Air flight MH370 appeared to be out of control when it plunged into the ocean, with the wing flaps not prepared for landing, a new report said today. The report by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau found the plane’s final satellite communications were “consistent with the aircraft being in a high and

US flight makes emergency landing after engine fails

Washington, Aug 28 (IANS) A Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to Orlando was forced to make an emergency landing when one of the engines failed, the US airline said.The plane, Southwest Flight 3472, on Saturday diverted to Pensacola when the crew declared an emergency, CNN quoted the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) as saying. The

Emirates crash landing:CGI meets family of killed fire fighter

Dubai: India’s Consul General in Dubaimet the family of the fire fighter who lost his life while rescuing passengers on board the Emirates plane that crash landed here and lauded the valour shown by him. Jasim Elsa Al Baloushi died during firefighting operations after the Emirates aircraft carrying 300 people, including 226 Indians, caught fire while

North Korean plane makes forced landing in China

Beijing: An Air Koryo (North Korea’s flag carrier) passenger plane on Friday made a forced landing in China’ Shenyang city after catching fire, officials said. A passenger told Xinhua news agency that smoke appeared in the cabin about 30 minutes after taking off from Pyongyang. The passengers were told not to panic. Oxygen masks dropped

Hawaiian Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Tokyo

Tokyo: A Hawaiian Airlines plane was forced to return to Tokyo’s Haneda airport on Monday and make an emergency landing after the pilot noticed a hydraulic fluid indicator was reading unusually low. The plane returned to Tokyo’s intentional hub shortly after taking off just late Sunday night, Xinhua news agency reported. None of the 293

Air ambulance makes emergency landing in Delhi

New Delhi: An air ambulance coming from Patna with seven people on board made an emergency landing in a Najafgarh village in west Delhi after both its engines failed. Two passengers received some injuries, fire officials said. All the passengers were moved to a hospital. At least 12 fire tenders were rushed to the spot,