Part of the aircraft wing found on Reunion Island is from the missing MH370 plane, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has confirmed. Mr Najib said international experts examining the debris in France had "conclusively confirmed" it was from the aircraft.Read More
Air France faces its second safety investigation in as many weeks after pilots were forced to recover in mid take-off after entering the wrong data into the computer of a cargo jet, airline and safety officials said.Read More
An additional £200m has been put aside by Lufthansa to cover possible costs arising from last week's Germanwings plane crash. Lufthansa, which owns Germanwings, said the money would cover "all costs arising in connection with the case".Read More
US-based Southwest Airlines has grounded 128 of its Boeing 737-700 aircraft yesterday, after discovering it had missed some required safety inspections.
According to Southwest, and the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the affected aircraft were overdue for a maintenance check on the standby hydraulic system.Read More
Failures by Boeing and its battery suppliers, and insufficient oversight by the US Federal Aviation Administration, resulted in a lithium-ion battery fire aboard a 787 in Boston early last year, according to a report released today by the National Transportation Safety Board.Read More
Several people were injured Thursday after a jetBlue aircraft made an emergency landing at Long Beach Airport. Flight 1416 returned to the airport at 9:29am, 25 minutes after it took off for Austin.Read More