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Update: Jetstar Airways back online and flights are departing; earlier delays across Australia and New Zealand network were due to an IT outage - @JetstarAirways

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Jetstar Airways

Jetstar Airways is experiencing delays across the Australia and New Zealand as a result of an IT outage impacting operations - @SydneyAirport

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Alberta, CA

The Fort McMurray airport in Alberta, Canada, reports 'there has been an incident' and the airport has been evacuated - @FlyYMM

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Netherlands, Poland and Norway to talk to Airbus about buying 4 air tankers - @ReutersNordics



Chinese court sentences plane captain to 3 years in prison for 2010 crash that killed 44 people, saying he violated regulations by trying to land plane in low visibility - @AP

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Seagoville, TX, US

Pilot dies after small plane attempting to land at Mesquite Airport crashes in Seagoville, Texas - @BenRussellNBC5

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Seagoville, TX, US

RT @wfaajenny: #BREAKING small plane crash in Seagoville ... we have a crew on the way. more info as its available. - @wfaachannel8

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Florida, US

Editor's note: The Tampa Tribune says that sonic booms reported this week along the Florida coast and as far inland as Gainesville are from an Air Force training exercise over the Gulf of Mexico. - Tom

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John F Kennedy International Airport, New York, NY, US

FAA: Due to wind, departure traffic to JFK airport is subject to a ground delay - @breakingweather

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South Africa

South African woman charged with assault after Toronto-bound Air Canada flight is diverted - @CP24

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Reno, NV, US

Pilot error blamed for 2013 midair collision between 2 jets practicing for the National Championship Air Races in Reno - @vegasbreaking

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John F Kennedy International Airport, New York, NY, US

TSA agents found parts of a handgun hidden inside a PlayStation 2 at New York City's JFK airport security screening - @glennschuck

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Los Angeles, CA, US

Update: bomb squad has cleared the suspicious article at Los Angeles International Airport - @BrianSumers

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Springfield, MO, US

Springfield, Mo., airport says flight delays, cancellations likely late Wednesday, all day Thursday due to winter storm - @flySGF

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Cuba releases Alan Gross

Photo: Alan Gross celebrates on flight from Cuba as plane enters US airspace - @JeffFlake

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United Arab Emirates

#BREAKING: UAE says one fighter jet crashes during joint military exercise in Egypt, causalities reported - @AlArabiya_Eng


air travel

More: United Airlines says flight from London to Newark, NJ, is returning to Heathrow after circling English Channel due to 'maintenance issue' - @Reuters

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air travel

United Airlines flight from London's Heathrow to Newark, NJ, appears to be circling in English Channel shortly after taking off - @itvnews (corrects destination)

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South Korea

Former vice president of Korean Air appears before prosecutors to face questioning over 'nut rage' - @YonhapNews

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Seoul, Seoul, KR

Several people hurt after American Airlines jet encounters severe air turbulence shortly after taking off from Seoul - @AP

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