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July 11, 2018 2:43 PM Trump visit: Low-flying planes BANNED over parts of UK amid security fears

LOW-FLYING aircraft will be banned from parts of the UK being visited by Donald Trump amid security fears with restrictions across the south of England. Restrictions will affect locations such as central London, Blenheim Palace, Sandhurst, Chequers, Windsor, and Turnberry in Ayrshire, as well as London Stansted and Glasgow Prestwick airports. The Civil 10

July 8, 2018 3:47 PM 100 aircraft to fly over Buckingham Palace

ONE hundred RAF aircraft will fly across England to celebrate the Royal Air Force’s 100th anniversary, with Buckingham Palace before being the centrepiece of the celebrations on Tuesday. A formation of 100 aeroplanes, one for each year of the RAF, will fly over the palace at exactly 1pm on Tuesday, July 10. The spectacular show will see a range of planes 14

July 8, 2018 11:10 AM World Cup 2018: England's victory over Sweden seen by 20m fans

England's decisive World Cup quarter-final victory over Sweden was watched by nearly 20 million viewers on BBC One, according to overnight figures. An average of 15.8 million watched the whole match, which saw England secure a place in the semi-final. A peak audience of 19.9 million viewers were watching as the match ended. It was live-streamed online 9

July 6, 2018 5:19 PM WHAT DID ELON MUSK SAY TO STAFF AFTER TESLA REACHED LANDMARK 5,000 MODEL 3S PRODUCTION A WEEK?

We did it!! What an incredible job by an amazing team. Couldn’t be more proud to work with you. It is an honour. The level of dedication and creativity was mind-blowing. We either found a way or, by will and inventiveness, created entirely new solutions that were thought impossible. Intense in tents. Transporting entire production lines across the world 15

July 4, 2018 5:37 PM Bali volcano eruption update: Where is the danger zone around Mount Agung?

BALI’S Mount Agung unleashed a cloud of ash into the air this morning as volcanic activity continues on the island. Where is the danger zone around Mount Agung? An ash column rose 6,000 feet into the air above Mount Agung following an eruption earlier today. The eruption struck at 12.20pm local time (5.20am BST) and showered ash onto the volcano’s slopes 22

July 2, 2018 10:23 AM Spitfire and Lancaster bomber get spectacularly close as they mark Armed Forces Day with flypast

A photographer captured the moment two of the most iconic planes in Britain's history flew just yards apart in the skies above North Wales. A Lancaster bomber - the type of plane which carried out the Dambusters raid - and a Spitfire fighter - the like of which defended the UK during the Battle of Britain - flew alongside each other on Saturday to celebrate 7 1

July 2, 2018 2:23 AM Delta plane lands safely, towed to gate for mechanical issue

HONOLULU (AP) - Delta Air Lines says one of its planes was towed to the gate upon landing at Honolulu's airport Sunday because of a suspected mechanical issue. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports that the flight landed safely at Daniel K. Inouye International Airport from Osaka, Japan, at about 9 a.m. There were 198 passengers on Flight 278. Federal 10

June 28, 2018 11:04 PM Bali shuts airport after volcanic eruption

Bali closed its international airport following a volcanic eruption on the Indonesian resort island that sent thick smoke and ash billowing 2,000 metres (6,500 feet) into the air, an official said Friday. Ngurah Rai airport was due to be closed from 3:00 am (1900 GMT) to at least 7:00 pm Friday after a pilot report detected volcanic ash as high as 23,000 feet following 7

June 27, 2018 9:07 AM Could this be the end of crying babies on long-haul flights? Gyms, in-flight bars and on-board crèches among some of the concepts floated for new state-of-the-art Qantas planes

Hotel-like features like an in-flight gym, creche, a bar and fancy bunk beds are some of the concepts being weighed up by Qantas for its future long-haul flyers. The company has sought feedback from more than 12,000 of its frequent flyer members as part of its research into long-haul flying, 'Project Sunrise'. Features designed to make long flights more comfortable 6

June 26, 2018 8:43 AM Revealed: The genius $4 hack that will improve your in-flight meals

A clever hack which can improve in-flight meals for just $4 has been revealed by a celebrity chef who learnt it from Hollywood star Jude Law. Jason Atherton, who was awarded a Michelin Star for his London restaurant Pollen Street Social in 2011, included the nifty trick in a list of travel tips. The English chef said the secret to spicing up a bland 6