Monthly Archives: June 2015

New Zealand Radar Outage

Flights were grounded earlier today in New Zealand, as an internal radar outage caused disruptions to aviation communications and monitoring systems. All non-airborne flights were suspended and the outage affected around 50 airborne flights. Airways New Zealand said that the safety of any flight was not compromised and the suspension of flights was a precautionary safety measure. The…
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‘Titanic’ Composer dies in plane crash.

Reports have surfaced that James Horner, one of the movie world's most recognisable composers and an Academy Award winner has perished today in a plane crash, upon which he was the sole occupant of the aircraft. The plane, a turboprop Tucano registered in his name, was reported to have crashed in a dry riverbed in Southern California…
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