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3,350 new airplanes in Middle East over the next 20 years

3,350 new airplanes in Middle East over the next 20 years

Boeing forecasts demand for new planes in the Middle East estimated at $730 billion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2017 11:50
Southwest Airlines forcibly removes woman from flight

Southwest Airlines forcibly removes woman from flight

Woman who informs crew of life-threatening pet allergy is dragged off plane after refusing to disembark .Chana Roberts, 28/09/2017 13:31
Ad against 'seats switching' barred from airport

Ad against 'seats switching' barred from airport

Newark airport turns down ad from Reform movement taking aim at seat switching to accommodate haredi plane passengers.JTA, 11/10/2016 09:25
Man praying to 'Allah' terrifies Canadian flight

Man praying to 'Allah' terrifies Canadian flight

On of the travelers told Canadian news network CTV that the man asserted non-believers should be executed.Dalit Halevi, 01/09/2016 20:43
Hijacking Attempt Averted in Bali

Hijacking Attempt Averted in Bali

Drunk man reportedly attempts to hijack plane en route to Brisbane; man arrested in Bali.Tova Dvorin, 25/04/2014 11:49
Security Team Prevents Entry to Hijacked Flights

Security Team Prevents Entry to Hijacked Flights

Channel 2 News provided an inside look at the team which is tasked with preventing a hijacked flight from entering Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/02/2014 21:20
MKs Stranded in Poland Due to Plane Malfunction

MKs Stranded in Poland Due to Plane Malfunction

Half of the Knesset's Holocaust Day delegation is stuck until an alternate plane is readied.Gil Ronen, 28/01/2014 07:48
British Boy 'Trapped' by Fear in Abu Dhabi

British Boy 'Trapped' by Fear in Abu Dhabi

Joe Thompson, 12, tried 4 times to board a plane with his family, but broke down in tears and refused to fly.Gil Ronen, 24/06/2013 09:25
Two Planes in Near-Miss Over New York City

Two Planes in Near-Miss Over New York City

Two planes came dangerously close to each other in the air over New York City last week.Elad Benari, Canada, 22/06/2013 00:16
Israeli Planes Missile-Proofed with C-MUSIC

Israeli Planes Missile-Proofed with C-MUSIC

A new system will protect civilian aircraft from shoulder-fired missiles. Sinai terrorists a known threat.Maayana Miskin, 18/06/2013 13:50
El Al Jet Nearly Crashed

El Al Jet Nearly Crashed

A 737 jet with 100 aboard almost crashed into a mountain near Eilat last month.Gil Ronen, 26/05/2013 21:42
Israel’s Elbit Anti-Missile System Protects Jets

Israel’s Elbit Anti-Missile System Protects Jets

Israel’s giant Elbit Systems firm has produced a new to protect medium and large aircraft against shoulder-fired missiles.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/07/2012 09:07
CIA Thwarts New Al-Qaeda Underwear Bomb Plot

CIA Thwarts New Al-Qaeda Underwear Bomb Plot

The CIA thwarted a plot by al Qaeda's affiliate in Yemen to destroy a U.S.-bound airliner using a sophisticated new bomb.Rachel Hirshfeld, 08/05/2012 13:12
Video: Israeli Bird Radar Helps Stop Plane Crashes

Video: Israeli Bird Radar Helps Stop Plane Crashes

An Israeli digitalized radar system tracks migrating birds and reduces the threat of an aerial collision with airplanes, says a researcher. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 20/02/2012 18:19