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Thursday 19 October 2017

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Exactly 20 years ago a light plane crashed at an Ostend airport airshow, killing 10 and injuring 60

Exactly 20 years ago at the Ostend airport airshow: a light plane crashed close to a crowd watching the airshow, killing the pilot and...

Do you remember? 11 years ago a fire destroyed Sabena Technics Hangar 40

Just past midnight, 5 May 2006: a fire broke out in the Sabena Technics Hangar 40. Fire services from around the airport rescued to the...

Next week Brussels Airlines will celebrate its 15th anniversary, luchtzak.be takes you back in time

(SN) Brussels Airlines was founded 15 years ago, when a group of Belgian investors (companies, financial institutions and regional investment companies, as well as...

8 years ago a US Airways A320 ditched into the Hudson

Yesterday it has been 8 years that a US Airways Airbus A320 ditched into the Hudson river. It is still described as the "Miracle...

Cargo B Airlines Boeing 747 (OO-CBA) tailstrike on takeoff

On 27/10/2008 a Cargo B Airlines Boeing 747 (OO-CBA) performed flight BB3101 from Brussels to Sao Paulo via Dakar, during takeoff from Brussels Airport...

Do you remember? Kalitta Air Boeing 747 overruns runway at Brussels Airport

25th of May 2008: Kalitta Flight 207 was a cargo flight from New York-JFK to Bahrain (BAH) with a technical stop at Brussels (BRU)....

Do you remember? Exactly 15 years ago Sabena was declared bankrupt

That was fifteen years ago, on November 7, 2001. Sabena was declared bankrupt. Flight SN690, an Airbus A340-311 registered OO-SCZ coming from Cotonou and...

Who remembers this ? 2003 missile attack of a DHL A300 in Baghdad, Iraq

On 22 November 2003, shortly after takeoff from Baghdad, Iraq, an Airbus A300B4-200F cargo plane registered OO-DLL and owned by European Air Transport (doing...

Who remembers this ? Sabena A330 ground collision with Sobelair 737

On the 1st September 1998, a Sabena Airbus A330-301 was being towed from a gate to a maintenance facility at Brussels Airport when the...