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# not now
Russian fighter jet blames 'malfunction' after releasing missile near UK plane
The SU-27 ‘released a missile’ near an RAF aircraft over the Black Sea last month, Defence Secretary Ben Wallace revealed on Thursday.
# jet
The Government has been advised to hire private jets to replace its ailing Learjet
Aviation consultancy Altea has recommended the leasing of private aircraft.
# United Airlines
Jet diverts to Shannon for emergency landing after engine failure
For the second time in less than a fortnight, a United Airlines plane experienced engine problems and was forced to divert to Shannon.
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# Delays
Plane with 139 people on board skids off runway causing chaos at Kathmandu airport
Nobody was hurt in the incident but hundreds of passengers had flights cancelled.
# syrian plane
Russia warns it will 'treat US planes as targets' after jet shot down
The US military shot down a Syrian Air Force jet yesterday, in a new escalation of the conflict.
# failed coup
Theresa May signs €117m fighter jet deal with Turkey
The British Prime Minister is seeking to boost trade with the country post-Brexit.
# Shot Down
Putin: Turkey's claims it didn't know downed jet was Russian are rubbish
“The planes have identification signs and these are well visible,” Putin said.
# crashed
Putin: Downing of Russian jet by Turkey a "stab in the back"
Video footage of the incident showed a warplane crashing onto a hill and two crew members apparently parachuting safely.
# he likes gold
Take a look inside Donald Trump's private jet
It’s 24 years old, but has been seriously pimped out.
# Hostage
Pilot captured after Islamic State shoots down coalition jet for the first time
It is believed a heat-seeking missile shot down the warplane.
# Christophe De Margerie
"Drunk" snowplough driver blamed, as oil company boss dies in plane crash
Christophe de Margerie, CEO of Total, died in the crash at a Moscow airport when the private jet he was using hit a snowplough on takeoff.
# Top Guns
America's new $150 million* fighter jet is making its debut against ISIS
*That’s per plane.
# house of cards
Fishing rods, fizzy drinks and Gulfstream Jets: Winners and losers - and one for you to decide - from the political week
You win some, you lose some — and with the Cabinet back, it’s been a busy week in both categories.
# Lucky Escape
Pilot ejects before marine jet crashes into California neighbourhood
Despite crashing into a housing estate and exploding, no one was injured in the incident.
# Hope
'Important and encouraging lead' in search for missing Malaysia jet
The Australian head of the mission urged caution about the signals similar to that of a black box which were detected yesterday saying: “We are working in a very big ocean and within a very large search area”.
# Missing
China-bound jet disappears with 239 people on board
No Irish passengers were on board according to Malaysia Airlines.
# falcon 900
Jet carrying Spanish Prime Minister makes emergency landing in Dublin
Taoiseach Enda Kenny called him afterwards to make sure everything was okay.
# Plane Crash
In pictures: The jet crash in San Francisco that killed two and injured 182
The FBI said there was no indication that terrorism was to blame for the crash.
# and iiiiiiii...
Passenger kicked off plane for over-singing Whitney Houston
The authorities did not always love her.
10 reasons why we wish the original Gladiators was on right now
They just don’t make Saturday night television like they used to…
# Kazakhstan
20 people killed in Kazakhstan plane crash
The plane crashed about five kilometres short of the financial centre’s main airport.
# Syria
Syria: Rebels claim to capture pilot of downed warplane
Rebel fighters say they shot the plane down earlier using an anti-aircraft weapon.
# Emergency Landing
Dublin Airport back to normal after diverted flight caused disruption
A flight from London to Boston had to make an emergency landing at Dublin Airport after a technical problem.
# tensions
Hillary Clinton condemns Syria for shooting down Turkish jet
“It is yet another reflection of the Syrian authorities’ callous disregard for international norms, human life, and peace and security,” Clinton said.
# jet injection
Afraid of needles? 'Jet-injected' drugs may have solution
Scientific researchers are developing a ‘jet-injector’ to get medicine to the right spot – by using pressure, rather than a puncture of the skin.
# Crash
Pakistani passenger jet with 127 on board crashes
A government minister has said there is little hope of finding survivors.
# jet crash
"The pilot is on my patio" - 911 tapes from Virginia jet crash released
The newly-released calls to emergency services reveal what local residents saw when the F-18 jet crashed into a retirement complex during a training flight on Friday.
# Oops
Co-pilot sends plane into near-death plunge while trying to adjust his seat
His pilot colleague saves the day by jumping from the bathroom and halting nosedive of Indian passenger jet.