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AirAsia Investigation Prompts Airport Suspensions

AirAsia Investigation Prompts Airport Suspensions

The investigation into AirAsia flight 8501 has led to the discovery of airport irregularities and has prompted Indonesian authorities to suspend some airport officials and halt some flights pending further scrutiny of the events leading up to the loss of the plane and its passengers. The transportation ministry is closely reviewing the schedules and licenses of […]

2014 – Worst in Aviation History

2014 – Worst in Aviation History

With several air tragedies happening this year, the question has arisen if 2014 worst in aviation history. Last Sunday, when the world was ready to face another year, air traffic controllers lost one an aircraft of Malaysian airline AirAsia early morning on its way to Singapore from Indonesia, with 162 people on board. The aircraft never […]

Caucasus Vacation: Three Countries at a Cultural Crossroads

Caucasus Vacation: Three Countries at a Cultural Crossroads

The Caucasus consists of three countries, speaking three different languages, and offering a fascinating vacation at the cultural crossroads of Europe and Asia. While each country borders on the other, they could not be more different, but each offers a delicious cuisine, interesting history and a friendly welcome. This area has been considered a cultural […]

Search for Malaysia Flight MH370 Resumes

Search for Malaysia Flight MH370 Resumes

After four months, the search for flight MH370, the Malaysian Airliner that vanished more than six months ago, is continuing. During that time crews have been mapping the ocean floor in the search zone that lies about 1,100 miles off the western coast of Australia. The actual 23,000 square mile search zone lies along the […]

Myanmar: Search for the Lost Bell Has Begun

Myanmar: Search for the Lost Bell Has Begun

While Myanmar, also recognized as Burma, has been facing pressure from the U.S this week, the search for a 270-ton bronze bell has begun. The bell is believed to have been sitting at the bottom of a river, just south of the old capital for over 400 years. The search team is composed of 70 people, […]

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