Island Air says it will close operations as of 12:01 a.m. Saturday due to legal pressures imposed by its aircraft lessors.
A United flight was evacuated on the Newark Liberty International Airport tarmac Tuesday night after an engine fire was spotted by the airport's tower, officials said.
An American Airlines first officer died Wednesday after becoming incapacitated during the last phases of landing at Albuquerque, New Mexico, two people familiar with the situation said.
The Hokule'a canoe and crew is expected to arrive at Port Elizabeth in South Africa today. Officials say they will dock around 5 a.m. November, 1, or 5 p.m. HST. The canoe bypassed East London and Port Elizabeth now awaits the crew's arrival. Their voyage through the Indian Ocean can be risky, with ever changing weather a fierce storms.
Denmark's Tivoli Gardens is getting into the Christmas spirit.A record-breaking 800,000 lights are twinkling in the country's park. The lights took over 10,000 hours to set-up and were finished Saturday for the beginning of the Tivoli Christmas festivities.Visitors can walk among 1,100 Christmas trees, admire 60,000 Christmas baubles, and enjoy the heady scent of cinnamon tea and traditional glogg wine in the Alpine Village.
Scott Kelly spent his 216th consecutive day in space Thursday. That's the single-longest mission ever completed by an American astronaut.Michael Lopez-Alegria spent 215 days in space back in 2007. Kelly and a Russian astronaut are spending a full year on the International Space Station to conduct research on long-duration spaceflight. Kelly will return to earth next March, falling just short of the world record for most continuous days in space.A Russian astronaut spent more than 400 d...