US air carrier finds loose bolts on many of its Boeing jets — RT World News

US air carrier finds loose bolts on many of its Boeing jets — RT World News

Source link Safety inspections of the 737 MAX 9 planes operated by Alaska Airlines have revealed more quality-control failures Alaska Airlines, the US air carrier whose midair blowout earlier this month triggered the nationwide grounding of all Boeing 737 MAX 9 jets for safety inspections, has found loose bolts on “many” of the planes in […]

‘No air defense, no air force, no money’ – EU state complains after helping Ukraine — RT World News

‘No air defense, no air force, no money’ – EU state complains after helping Ukraine — RT World News

Source link The newly-appointed defense minister of Slovakia has called those previously in charge “people with qualities of pugs rather than wolves” Slovakia’s continuous military aid to Ukraine under the previous government has left the country’s own defense posture badly damaged, with “years” now needed to fix it, new Slovak Defense Minister Robert Kalinak has […]

Ukrainian air defenses depleted by Russian strikes — RT World News

Ukrainian air defenses depleted by Russian strikes — RT World News

Source link A top military official has admitted that escalating missile and drone attacks have strained Kiev’s defense resources Kiev’s air defense arsenal has been depleted as the country tries to shoot down increasing barrages of Russian missiles and drones, a Ukrainian Air Force official has acknowledged. “Intense Russian air attacks force us to use […]

US air carrier detects loose bolts on grounded Boeing 737s — RT World News

US air carrier detects loose bolts on grounded Boeing 737s — RT World News

Source link United Airlines has revealed that inspections following a rival’s midair blowout found that door plugs weren’t properly secured United Airlines has discovered inadequately secured door plugs on the Boeing 737 MAX 9 planes that it grounded in the wake of last week’s midair blowout on an Alaska Airlines flight, raising new safety concerns […]

Kiev arrests bloggers for showing air defense failures — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Kiev arrests bloggers for showing air defense failures — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link The SBU security service said four Kiev residents could face 12 years in prison for sharing “illegal” footage Four Ukrainian citizens have been arrested after posting videos of Russian airstrikes on the capital region, local authorities said, noting they could be charged for “adjusting enemy fire.” Moscow targeted multiple military sites around Kiev […]

Ukrainian air defenses kill civilians – Moscow — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Ukrainian air defenses kill civilians – Moscow — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link Rather than intercepting Russian missiles, Kiev’s Western-provided systems hit apartment blocks, Russia’s envoy to the UN said Ukrainian air defense missiles were responsible for civilian casualties during Russia’s recent bombardment of Ukrainian military sites, Russia’s permanent representative to the UN, Vassily Nebenzia, claimed on Friday. Were it not for the “Nazi regime’s” malfunctioning […]

Kiev claims massive overnight air attack launched by Russia — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Kiev claims massive overnight air attack launched by Russia — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link A Ukrainian military spokesman said that an unprecedented number of weapons was used in the barrage The Ukrainian Air Force, which is responsible for the nation’s air defenses, said it faced a massive Russian barrage overnight. Officials throughout the country have reported damage. The reported air raid, which has yet to be confirmed […]

Russia’s military chief announces ‘factual creation’ of joint air defense with neighbors — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Russia’s military chief announces ‘factual creation’ of joint air defense with neighbors — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link Relevant agreements are signed with all members of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), Sergey Shoigu says A joint air defense system between Russia and the former Soviet Republics that make up the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) has actually been created, despite it not being reflected in any documents, Russian Defense Minister […]

Israel-Hamas conflict dents demand for global air travel – data — RT Business News

Israel-Hamas conflict dents demand for global air travel – data — RT Business News

Source link The number of international flight bookings has been declining since the October 7 attack, according to a report The escalating Israel-Hamas conflict has negatively impacted not only flights to and from the Middle East but also caused a global slowdown in the aviation industry, travel analysis firm ForwardKeys reported on Friday. According to […]