Posts Tagged ‘Canada’


Ghosts of Octobers Past

Columnist/Pilot Justin Schlechter shares a story of flight crew really earning their paychecks, as the the autumn nights over Alaska bring some challenges in their 747 at the end of a long Pacific hop.
by Justin Schlechter

And you thought that car fire on the LIE was hard to get to?

Truck Fire? Call In For Air Support!

When your truck catches fire while on the Trans-Labrador Highway, you are in a pretty tight spot? The nearest town, let alone a fire truck, may be hundreds of miles away, and the fire might spread to nearby nearby trees long be...
by Jason Rabinowitz

The Cessna 208 went down nearly 430 miles north of Winnipeg. (Map by NYCAviation/Google Maps)

Cessna Crash In Central Canada Kills 1, Injures 7

A pilot who was the son of an airline owner was killed Sunday and seven others were injured when a Cessna Caravan crashed in Manitoba.
by BNO News


Rendering of a WestJet Bombardier Dash 8 Q400. (Image by Bombardier)

WestJet Encore Is The Name of WestJet’s New Canadian Regional Carrier

Canada's WestJet on Thursday revealed the name for its planned regional carrier: WestJet Encore.
by admin

The Harbin Y-12 transport plane crashed near the capital. (Map by Google/Matt Molnar)

Military Plane Chartered to Transport Gold Crashes in Mauritania Killing 7

A military plane chartered by Canadian gold miner Kinross crashed shortly after takeoff Thursday in the African country of Mauritania, killing all seven people on board
by BNO News