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December 8, 2018 8:53 AM Lockerbie bombing victim would give up millions to get father back

THE last surviving member of a family nearly wiped out by the Lockerbie bombing 30 years ago says he would swap his compensation fortune to have his dad back. Officials inspect the wreckage of Pan Am flight 103 December 21, 1988 in Lockerbie (Image: Georges De Keerle/Getty Images) Luke Nesfield inherited a trust fund, thought to be worth up to £18million 7

December 6, 2018 6:32 PM LA plane crash: Burbank Airport horror as Southwest Airlines plane CAREERS off runway

A PLANE careered off the end of a runway at Burbank Airport in Los Angles seconds after the Southwest Airlines flight landed with 117 passengers on board. The incident happened at 9.05am local time (6.30pm GMT) when the aircraft was forced into its emergency stop system. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said in a statement: “Shortly after 9:05am PT today 10

December 3, 2018 11:49 AM Russia successfully launches manned Soyuz rocket following October failure

Three astronauts - NASA's Anne McClain, Russia's Oleg Kononenko, and Canada's David Saint-Jacques - make it safely into orbit. NASA's Anne McClain, Russia's Oleg Kononenko, Canada's David Saint-Jacques were aboard the launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on Monday as part of Expedition 58. After launching at 11.31am GMT the three are set to dock at the International 11

December 3, 2018 5:20 AM 'Mission complete': Bush's service dog lies by casket

The Bush family spokesman tweets a picture of the yellow labrador retriever with the caption "Mission complete. #Remembering41". The Bush family spokesman, Jim McGrath, posted the picture of the yellow labrador retriever called Sully HW Bush on Twitter with the caption: "Mission complete. #Remembering41." He will reportedly be travelling with the former 8

November 28, 2018 8:43 AM Lion Air plane not airworthy before fatal crash, investigators say

The plane, which crashed into the sea off Indonesia in October, experienced technical difficulties on a previous flight. Pilots of the Boeing 737 struggled to control the aircraft after takeoff, according to a report from Indonesia's national transport safety committee. On 28 October, the day before the fatal crash, the same plane experienced technical 15

November 27, 2018 5:06 AM Jailed student ‘spy’ Matthew Hedges FINALLY coming home after boarding plane

Mr Hedges got on a London bound flight from Dubai according to a photographer at the airport. He was pardoned yesterday by the UAE government, which continues to insist he was a spy, and taken to the British Embassy yesterday. Mr Hedges insists he was not spying and was instead the researching the UAE’s security strategy for his PhD at Durham University 12

November 25, 2018 9:50 AM British tourist fails four explosive tests on flight from Middle East

A BRITISH tourist failed explosives tests and was turned away from a flight home in Jordan last night. The unnamed man, in his 60s, had been enjoying a week’s holiday in the Middle Eastern country but was refused permission to board an EasyJet flight to London last night a fellow passenger told Express.co.uk. The passenger witnessed the man, who was travelling 16

November 24, 2018 3:20 PM United Airlines EMERGENCY: Flight from Amsterdam to Houston in mid-air alert over UK

A UNITED Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Houston declared a mid-air emergency and was diverted to Edinburgh, Scotland. A reason is yet to be confirmed by United Airlines but reports on Twitter suggest a crew member became unwell. Back in February, a United Airlines flight travelling to Houston also was diverted to Scotland's Edinburgh after an emergency 7

November 24, 2018 2:05 AM MH370 BOMBSHELL: US judge dismisses flight MH370 lawsuit saying ‘Malaysia is RESPONSIBLE'

A US JUDGE has dismissed litigation brought forward by the families of the victims of the missing flight MH370, claiming the case belongs in Malaysia not the US. The lawsuit filed on behalf of more than 100 MH370 victims sought to hold the carrier, the insurer and Boeing accountable for the disaster. However, in Washington on Wednesday night, US District 11

November 22, 2018 11:54 PM World War 3: Iran foreign minister ATTACKS ’untrustworthy’ Donald Trump in bitter outburst

IRAN’s Foreign Minister has attacked the Trump administration over new sanctions and called into question whether or not anyone could trust promises made by the administration. Muhammad Javad Zarif spoke at the MED Dialogues Conference in Rome on Thursday that both Iran and the EU remain committed to preserving the nuclear agreement despite the US withdrawal 13