January 28, 2015- World News Events Run Down
A rundown of the current world news events: Alexis Tsipras the new Greek Prime Minister, Barack Obama visits India, England receives its first female bishop Libby Lane
December 28, 2014- AirAsia Flight QZ8501 goes Missing After Elevation Request
The aircraft, an Airbus A320-200 registered as PK-AXC, was officially declared missing at 7:55 AM local time. During its last known transmission, its pilots were requesting permission to elevate to 38,ooo feet to avoid a cloud; during which time the air traffic control sheet reports that the plane’s speed dropped considerably to 353 knots, suggesting it was having trouble climbing to the requested altitude. Air traffic control and analyst believe this was due to the severe weather reported by the pilot.
December 28, 2014- Official Statement of AirAsia on FlightQZ8501
Read the official statement issued by AirAsia regarding their missing airliner, AirAsia Flight QZ8501.
November 10, 2014- Air Canada Propeller Slices Through Fuselage & Passenger’s Head
This is not the first time this plane model has had issues, a jazz aviation craft was grounded by Scandinavian Airlines into thousand and seven. It’s malfunctions include various faults and an apparent broken landing gear issue. According to reports between March 2007 and August 2008, there were six separate incidents reported regarding the jazz model plane around the world. Later on in January 2013 one of the wheels of the landing gear fell off of an Air Canada Jazz plane as it landed as well.
September 25, 2014- ISIS Makes Threat to Attack NYC and Paris Rail Lines
News has sourced that ISIS militants have made concerning, and credible, threats against the United States and France, in the form of an imminent attack on rail lines.
September 19, 2014– Scotland Votes No to Independence
In a historical vote that has been raging the news for weeks, the people of Scotland voted NO last night for the concept of an independent Scotland; something many Scots have been fighting for since the time of William Wallace.
September 17, 2014– Angry Mob Shoves Ukrainian Politician into Trash Can
VIDEO An angry mob in Ukraine appears to be disgruntled with Ukrainian Parliamentary Minister, Vitaly Zhuravsky and resorts to shoving the man into a trash can full of garbage. After repeated attempts to get out of the garbage depository, the man is unable to leave; being forced back in by the crowd.
September 16, 2014– Corpses Evicted from Cemetery for Non-Payment
In Guatemala corpses are evicted from the cemetery if their lease has ended or family members have not made payments. They are placed in plastic bags and transported to a mass grave site. The bodies of the elderly, infants and children are no exceptions.
September 16, 2014– US Plans to Send 3,000 Troops on Ebola Mission
The Obama Administration confirmed intentions to send 3,000 US troops to aid in the Ebola effort that has killed over 2,400 in Liberia and infected over 4,900. US troops will be supervising medical staff and the movement and handling of supplies. 5,000 body bags and 160,000 hazmat suits deployed to Liberia
September 14, 2014– Jihadi John Kills Another Hostage as Isis Continues Reign of Terror
New video emerges at 10:15pm Friday night, depicting Jihadi John beheading a British nationalist, David Haines; hours after his family pleads with ISIS to make contact with them. British Prime Minister David Cameron and Barak Obama release statements.