Volcanic ash – Flight hazard explained

Volcanic ash poses major flight hazard to airlines

18:12 16/04/2010 Volcanic ash poses major flight hazard to airlines. >>

Breaking news – Polish president dies in plane crash

Polish president’s plane crashes in western Russia

16:33 10/04/2010 Polish President Lech Kaczynski and members of his official delegation died in the air crash>>

Polish President Lech Kaczynski dies in plane crash in SW Russia

11:56 10/04/2010 A passenger plane carrying Polish President Lech Kaczynski crashed near the city of Smolensk, killing all 87 on board, Russia’s Emergencies Ministry said on Saturday.>>

Iranian Tupolev 154 on fire

Iranian plane catches fire on landing, over 40 injured

11:22 24/01/2010 At least 46 passengers on board a Russian-made Iranian airliner were injured after the plane caught fire while trying to land in northeastern Iran, state television reported on Sunday.>>

Aeroflot – Tupolev 154 to be replaced by A320

Russia’s Aeroflot retires legendary Tu-154 ‘Careless’

17:51 14/01/2010 Russia’s flagship carrier Aeroflot has finally taken the Tu-154M airliner (NATO reporting name Careless), out of service after decades in operation, the company said on Thursday.>>