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Plane makes emergency landing in London


April 16th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) Flights in and out of London's second largest airport Gatwick were suspended Monday after a US-bound Airbus A330-300 plane was forced to make an emergency landing ... Read more...

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Woman,75, dies skydiving with instructor


October 10th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) A 75-year-old student skydiver and her instructor in the US have died during a tandem jump after their main parachute failed to open.Local police and officials ... Read more...

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Russian tourists evacuated from plane in Turkey


June 26th, 2011 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian tourists were evacuated from a plane at an airport in Turkey after a false fire alarm, an official said Saturday.A Red Wings Tu-204 jet ... Read more...

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Three-year-old climbs inside toy vending machine


February 18th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 18 (IANS) Police, ambulance paramedics and volunteer rescue teams had to be called in after a three-year-old boy was trapped in a toy vending machine at a central coast ... Read more...

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Body of missing Russian skydiver found


December 6th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The authorities in California believe that a decomposing body that they found in a field may be that of a Russian skydiver who went missing ... Read more...

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Army officer completes first ‘lethal’ BASE jump in India (Lead)


October 29th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Though trained to intercept enemy communications, jumping off heights for the thrill of it is his passion. Lt. Col. Satyendra Verma of the Indian Army, also an ... Read more...

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Home of former JetBlue flight attendant burglarized while he was on court


October 21st, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by BNO News
QUEENS, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- The home of former JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater was burglarized while he was on court in relation to last August's incident at the John F. ... Read more...

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JetBlue Flight Attendant Steven Slater Pleads Guilty


October 19th, 2010 - 11:29 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Steven Slater, a former flight attendant for JetBlue airlines obtained the instant fame of an overnight folk hero when he performed his escape from his job ... Read more...

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Jet Blue Steven Slater to Host ‘Unusual Ways To Quit Your Job’ Reality TV?


August 18th, 2010 - 1:43 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to ‘TMZ’ reports, there may be an unlikely new theme for a reality show which takes it’s inspiration from the former flight attendant for ‘Jet ... Read more...

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Some Unusual Ways To Quit Your Job


August 17th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The attention of the world was focused on Steven Slater, the Jet Blue flight attendant when he quit his job in a dramatic ... Read more...

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Steven Slater Inspires Many To Look For Unusual Ways To Quit Jobs


August 17th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former JetBlue Flight attendant Steven Slater became a cult icon recently when he quit his job in one of the most dramatic fashions by inflating the ... Read more...

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JetBlue flight attendant basks in glow of newfound fame


August 12th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 12 (ANI): The JetBlue flight attendant, who shouted obscenities over the plane's intercom before deploying its emergency landing chute and jumping down, has revealed that he is very overwhelmed ... Read more...

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JetBlue flight attendant who lost his cool gets bail


August 11th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 11 (IANS) The JetBlue flight attendant who flipped out after his plane landed at JFK and then escaped using the emergency chute is a self-professed "bag Nazi" who was ... Read more...

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Crazed staffer flees from emergency chute after F-word tirade against passenger


August 10th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 10 (ANI): A JetBlue flight attendant, who lost his cool, shocked passengers when he hurled obscenities at them over the airliner's public address system before deploying the emergency chute ... Read more...

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JetBlue flight attendent curses out passengers, exits plane using inflatable emergency chute at JFK airport


August 10th, 2010 - 5:37 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – A JetBlue flight attendant on Monday activated an emergency chute near the back of an airplane and jumped down the evacuation slide while at John F. ... Read more...

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David Hasselhoff returns to ‘The Young & The Restless’


June 15th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 15 (ANI): David Hasselhoff has signed on to return to hit U.S. show The Young & The Restless.The actor' will reprise the TV soap role that first made him famous.The ... Read more...

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Claire Danes to play an autistic woman in ‘Temple Grandin’ Claire Danes


February 5th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American actress Claire Danes is going to play an autistic woman in ‘Temple Grandin’. She says that being married to a fellow actor, is a ... Read more...

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Brit pilot leans out of plane to cut a parachutist free!


July 19th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): A British pilot leaned out of the plane hatch to free an Army parachutist entangled in the landing gear, while they were flying 3,000ft above the Joint ... Read more...

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