Monthly Archives - April 2017


Air Canada plane loses wheel en route from Montreal to London

By Elysha Enos, CBC News Posted: Apr 18, 2017 8:28 AM ET Last Updated: Apr 18, 2017 6:07 PM ET Simran Johal distinctly remembers hearing “a clunky noise” while aboard Air Canada Flight 864, as she headed back to London via Montreal on Sunday night after a holiday with her sister in Cancun, Mexico. The Airbus A330, carrying 294 passengers, lost a wheel as it was taking off from Montreal’s Trudeau International Airport, Air Canada confirmed to CBC. The wheel was one of the eight main-gear wheels located under [...]


U.S. customs officials release photo of ‘mock IED’ confiscated at Toronto Pearson Airport

By David Shum Web Producer  Global News U.S. Customs and Border Protection released a photograph of a mock improvised explosive device found inside a piece of luggage at Toronto Pearson International Airport, which forced the grounding of a Chicago-bound United Airlines flight for several hours earlier this month. Joseph Galaska, 58, was charged with one count of mischief after border officers located the mock IED in the pre-clearance area of the airport. United Airlines flight 547, which was scheduled to depart April 6 [...]


United Airlines confirms that beatings will continue until volunteering improves

Tuesday 11 April 2017 by Davywavy United Airlines have confirmed that they are no longer troubled by overbooked flights in what they have renamed ‘Club Class’. Instead, a spokesman told us this morning that tickets for the airline will double as a raffle entry for the 2017 Hunger Games, with lucky passengers being asked to fight for available seats. Speaking over footage of a passenger screaming as he was punched in the face for asking for the service he’d paid for, a spokesman [...]