Heathrow Airport News
Two Planes Struck by Lightning En Route to London
Lightning struck at least two planes Wednesday night as they approached London's Heathrow Airport . British Airways flight BA857, departing from Prague, and Icelandair flight 454 from Reykjavik were both hit by lightning on their way to London. "There was a very loud noise and a really bright
Alleged Islamic State Sympathizer Arrested on Terror Charge
A Bronx man has been arrested on charges he tried to provide assistance to the Islamic State
Heathrow Airport Plot Central to Terror Case Sentencing
A New York judge says she's inclined to believe the U.S. government when it says a Vietnamese man plotted to carry out a suicide bombing of London's Heathrow Airport
Birds, Lightning Strike Flights
A Dallas-bound flight was forced to turn around while a flight near London appeared to be struck by lightning.
British Airways Flight May Have Been Hit by Plastic Bag: Official
The drone-like object that hit a British Airways passenger jet on Sunday may have actually been "a plastic bag," Britain’s minister of transport said Thursday. “The reported drone strike on Sunday has not been confirmed [if] it was actually a drone,” said Minister Robert Goodwill. “There’s indeed
British Airways Flight Collides With Drone-Like Object
Police are investigating after the pilot said an object he believes was a drone struck the front of the plane on its final approach to Heathrow Airport.
British Airlines Reports Jet Collided With a Drone in Midair
If this is confirmed, this will be the first recorded case of a drone colliding with a commercial plane.
British Airways Plane Struck by Suspected Drone Before Safe Landing at Heathrow
A British Airways flight landed safety after a suspected drone hit the plane as it headed towards Heathrow Airport in London, the Metropolitan police said. Police said the pilot reported that he thought an object, apparently a drone, had struck the front of the aircraft. Flight 727, which was
Bird Strike Forces Plane's Emergency Landing
The Delta flight from Nashville to LaGuardia Airport made an emergency landing in West Virginia because of the bird strike.