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# pilot - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Pilot captured after Islamic State shoots down coalition jet for the first time
# Hostage
# Hostage

Pilot captured after Islamic State shoots down coalition jet for the first time

Dec 24th 2014, 2:17 PM 9,720 Views 77 Comments

It is believed a heat-seeking missile shot down the warplane.

# pilot - Thursday 11 December, 2014

One killed after French military jet crashes into home for disabled
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

One killed after French military jet crashes into home for disabled

Dec 11th 2014, 7:09 AM 7,966 Views 5 Comments

Five other residents at the care home were injured in the incident with one in serious condition.

# pilot - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Couple misses flight, bangs on window to get pilot's attention
# Missed Connection
From The Daily Edge
# Missed Connection

Couple misses flight, bangs on window to get pilot's attention

Oct 12th 2014, 3:46 PM 7,668 Views 1 Comment

And the video of the incident is going totally viral. Oops.

# pilot - Friday 5 September, 2014

Unresponsive US plane that flew over Cuba crashes off Jamaican coast
# Caribbean
# Caribbean

Unresponsive US plane that flew over Cuba crashes off Jamaican coast

Sep 5th 2014, 7:14 PM 57,384 Views 83 Comments

The plane was pursued by US fighter jets until it entered Cuban airspace.

# pilot - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Pilot averts disaster after false arm fell off as he landed plane
# Investigation
# Investigation

Pilot averts disaster after false arm fell off as he landed plane

Aug 14th 2014, 3:35 PM 20,506 Views 50 Comments

The incident happened after his prosthetic limb became detached on a flight in February.

# pilot - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

US pilot treats passengers to pizza after storms delay flight
# Pizza Pie In The Sky
From The Daily Edge
# Pizza Pie In The Sky

US pilot treats passengers to pizza after storms delay flight

Jul 9th 2014, 2:17 PM 2,745 Views 1 Comment

Ryanair, take note.

# pilot - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Pilot hailed after landing plane that had lost power
# Hero
# Hero

Pilot hailed after landing plane that had lost power

Jun 22nd 2014, 12:21 PM 20,483 Views 24 Comments

The plane was damaged in the landing, but all on board were unhurt.

# pilot - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Manx2 pilot 'put himself under pressure' to land in thick fog - rather than unfamiliar airport
# Manx 2
# Manx 2

Manx2 pilot 'put himself under pressure' to land in thick fog - rather than unfamiliar airport

Jun 11th 2014, 9:30 PM 13,511 Views 0 Comments

The coroner’s court also heard today that responses to safety recommendations made as a consequence of the crash were not adequate.

# pilot - Monday 31 March, 2014

Daughter of MH370 pilot accuses Daily Mail of 'making up' quotes from her
# Missing Flight
# Missing Flight

Daughter of MH370 pilot accuses Daily Mail of 'making up' quotes from her

Mar 31st 2014, 8:37 AM 22,364 Views 33 Comments

Aishah Zaharie is quoted by the paper as calling her father ‘disturbed’ but she claims the paper invented her words.

# pilot - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Can you see what this Air Corps pilot has just done?
# On Target
# On Target

Can you see what this Air Corps pilot has just done?

Mar 22nd 2014, 7:30 PM 51,296 Views 134 Comments

It’s all in a day’s work for the Air Corps.

# pilot - Thursday 20 February, 2014

UPS plane crash pilot said work 'schedules were killing him'
# Alabama
# Alabama

UPS plane crash pilot said work 'schedules were killing him'

Feb 20th 2014, 9:15 PM 24,694 Views 4 Comments

Captain Cerea Beal and his co-pilot died in the Alabama crash.

# pilot - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Tiredness and 'inadequate training' of flight crew factors in Cork Airport crash
# Manx2
# Manx2

Tiredness and 'inadequate training' of flight crew factors in Cork Airport crash

Jan 28th 2014, 10:58 AM 12,158 Views 19 Comments

The AAIU’s report into the tragic events of 10 February 2011 has revealed a number of “systemic deficiencies”.

# pilot - Monday 23 December, 2013

British Airways plane collides into a building at Johannesburg Airport
# Crash
# Crash

British Airways plane collides into a building at Johannesburg Airport

Dec 23rd 2013, 8:48 AM 19,939 Views 37 Comments

The airline has stated that all passengers disembarked safely.

# pilot - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Pilot arrested at English airport on suspicion of being drunk
# Airport
# Airport

Pilot arrested at English airport on suspicion of being drunk

Sep 19th 2013, 6:36 PM 22,439 Views 43 Comments

The airline said the pilot has been grounded after he was arrested at Leeds Bradford airport last night.

You can now do up to three - instead of two - JobBridge internships
# Interns
# Interns

You can now do up to three - instead of two - JobBridge internships

Sep 19th 2013, 8:00 AM 14,001 Views 103 Comments

So far the number of JobBridge internships has passed 20,000.

# pilot - Monday 12 August, 2013

Ryanair to sue Channel 4 over Dispatches programme on pilots and safety
# Pilots
# Pilots

Ryanair to sue Channel 4 over Dispatches programme on pilots and safety

Aug 12th 2013, 9:23 PM 34,346 Views 178 Comments

A strongly worded statement from Ryanair this evening refuted what they described as “false and defamatory claims”.

# pilot - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

WATCH: The Kanye West sitcom clip you never thought you'd see
# Kanye Your Enthusiasm
From The Daily Edge
# Kanye Your Enthusiasm

WATCH: The Kanye West sitcom clip you never thought you'd see

Jul 16th 2013, 11:17 AM 835 Views 0 Comments

Kanye West and Larry David worked together apparently.

# pilot - Monday 17 June, 2013

These people are NASA's eight new astronauts
# NASA
# NASA

These people are NASA's eight new astronauts

Jun 17th 2013, 7:20 PM 10,280 Views 23 Comments

The astronauts will earn between $64,000 and $141,000 per year, and will be part of the team that lays the groundwork for NASA missions.

# pilot - Friday 22 February, 2013

Snapshot: Is there anything Cristiano Ronaldo can't do?
# Novel Idea
From The42
# Novel Idea

Snapshot: Is there anything Cristiano Ronaldo can't do?

Feb 22nd 2013, 9:31 PM 2,945 Views 3 Comments

The Real Madrid star tweeted a pic of himself as a pilot earlier today.

# pilot - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Irish pilots 'fear air crash' due to fatigue
# Flights
# Flights

Irish pilots 'fear air crash' due to fatigue

Feb 6th 2013, 12:03 PM 14,158 Views 32 Comments

The Irish Airline Pilots Association said that it was concerned that the European Aviation Safety Authority was not using certain scientific recommendations on its proposed EU Flight Time Limitations.

# pilot - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Political integration scheme connects migrants to Leinster House
# Migrants
# Migrants

Political integration scheme connects migrants to Leinster House

Nov 17th 2012, 7:45 AM 2,775 Views 1 Comment

How did four migrants get on during a pilot scheme working with TDs for six months? TheJournal.ie finds out.

# pilot - Friday 19 October, 2012

Emergency landing at Dublin Airport
# Emergency
# Emergency

Emergency landing at Dublin Airport

Oct 19th 2012, 1:54 PM 20,215 Views 32 Comments

A Tenerife-bound Thomas Cook flight with 323 passengers and crew on board made an emergency landing at Dublin Airport this morning.

# pilot - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Eric Elwood: If I won Euromillions I'd sign Richie McCaw myself
# Wishful Thinking
From The42
# Wishful Thinking

Eric Elwood: If I won Euromillions I'd sign Richie McCaw myself

Oct 3rd 2012, 8:06 AM 1,797 Views 0 Comments

The Connacht coach would love to draft in the All Black captain but admits he may have to find a blank cheque.

# pilot - Friday 28 September, 2012

This guy wanted to propose to his girlfriend - so he pretended to crash a plane
# In-descent Proposal
From The Daily Edge
# In-descent Proposal

This guy wanted to propose to his girlfriend - so he pretended to crash a plane

Sep 28th 2012, 1:41 PM 18,717 Views 31 Comments

“She thought we were dying and ended up with a ring!” says the prankster.

# pilot - Thursday 30 August, 2012

AXA pilots 'big brother'-style car scheme
# Insurance
# Insurance

AXA pilots 'big brother'-style car scheme

Aug 30th 2012, 11:29 AM 12,114 Views 39 Comments

People who take part in the Drivesave scheme, which monitors their driving behaviour, can save up to 30 per cent off their insurance.

# pilot - Monday 20 August, 2012

Amelia Earhart search expedition finds 'debris field' off Pacific island
# Amelia Earhart
# Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart search expedition finds 'debris field' off Pacific island

Aug 20th 2012, 7:16 PM 9,110 Views 9 Comments

High-res footage has revealed “a scattering of man-made objects” in location consistent with 1937 photo which sparked search.

# pilot - Monday 13 August, 2012

Syria: Rebels claim to capture pilot of downed warplane
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: Rebels claim to capture pilot of downed warplane

Aug 13th 2012, 7:32 PM 2,936 Views 18 Comments

Rebel fighters say they shot the plane down earlier using an anti-aircraft weapon.

# pilot - Monday 16 July, 2012

Trainee pilots to protest outside Dáil on Wednesday
# Picket
# Picket

Trainee pilots to protest outside Dáil on Wednesday

Jul 16th 2012, 2:10 PM 5,114 Views 58 Comments

The students, who are unable to complete their training, said it is the government’s responsibility to come up with a solution.

# pilot - Monday 2 July, 2012

Amelia Earhart search project prepares to launch new expedition
# Amelia Earhart
# Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart search project prepares to launch new expedition

Jul 2nd 2012, 12:42 PM 3,479 Views 5 Comments

New search will focus on area of underwater reef along the Pacific atoll of Nikumaroro.

# pilot - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Syrian air force pilot defects to Jordan and is granted political asylum
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian air force pilot defects to Jordan and is granted political asylum

Jun 21st 2012, 3:22 PM 2,650 Views 12 Comments

The pilot flew his plane to Jordan while on a training mission.

# pilot - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

What is the Public Services Card?
# ID Card
# ID Card

What is the Public Services Card?

May 9th 2012, 6:45 AM 44,764 Views 72 Comments

The Public Services Card will include facial imaging software to help detect and prevent welfare fraud. What else do we know about this new ID card?

# pilot - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Prince Harry may return to Afghanistan as front line pilot
# Apache
# Apache

Prince Harry may return to Afghanistan as front line pilot

Feb 9th 2012, 8:36 AM 2,612 Views 45 Comments

Captain Wales became a fully-qualified Apache Attack helicopter pilot yesterday.

# pilot - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Pilot taken off Aer Arann flight crew after failing breath test
# Pilot
# Pilot

Pilot taken off Aer Arann flight crew after failing breath test

Jan 21st 2012, 4:44 PM 9,094 Views 13 Comments

The flight from Bristol to Cork was delayed for several hours on Thursday while a replacement pilot was found.

# pilot - Sunday 25 December, 2011

2011's top 7 lucky escapes
# Review 2011
From The Daily Edge
# Review 2011

2011's top 7 lucky escapes

Dec 25th 2011, 3:00 PM 7,117 Views 21 Comments

There were numerous lucky people this year who escaped from car crashes, plummeting helicopters, speeding trains and more. We have some of the most jaw-dropping videos here.

# pilot - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

'Hero' Iranian pilot suspended after landing without front wheels
# IranAir
# IranAir

'Hero' Iranian pilot suspended after landing without front wheels

Nov 2nd 2011, 11:44 AM 3,286 Views 17 Comments

Iran investigating last week’s dramatic landing at an airport in Tehran.

# pilot - Friday 14 October, 2011

28 dead after Papua New Guinea air crash
# Air Crash
# Air Crash

28 dead after Papua New Guinea air crash

Oct 14th 2011, 8:17 AM 455 Views 0 Comments

The plane crashed in a remote forest during a violent storm – four people survived.

# pilot - Friday 2 September, 2011

Pilot dies when light airplane dives into ocean at Sydney beach
# Australia
# Australia

Pilot dies when light airplane dives into ocean at Sydney beach

Sep 2nd 2011, 10:08 AM 1,157 Views 0 Comments

Passenger has been pulled alive from light aircraft which crashed into the sea – its outline can be clearly seen under the water.

# pilot - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

German authorities investigate fatal blimp crash
# Blimp
# Blimp

German authorities investigate fatal blimp crash

Jun 14th 2011, 12:14 PM 474 Views 2 Comments

The pilot of a blimp died on Sunday after an apparent sudden loss of weight caused the ship to shoot into the air, where it burst into flames. The two passengers on board leapt to safety.

# pilot - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

# pilot - Friday 29 April, 2011

Former pilot of Cork airport crash plane takes his own life
# Cork Plane Crash
# Cork Plane Crash

Former pilot of Cork airport crash plane takes his own life

Apr 29th 2011, 10:15 AM 5,103 Views 0 Comments

Oliver Lee’s father said his pilot son felt “guilt” that he had not been aboard the Manx2 plane on day of crash which killed six people.