A man pulled from the QR23 flight at Manchester Airport has been arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat, a spokesman for Greater Manchester Police said.
Manchester Airport Alert: Live Blog (BBC)
Eric Stewart writes:
“In 1991,I saw a man building an airplane in a barn in Iowa [USA}. I didn’t know you could do such a thing, but I knew instantly I’d build my own plane some day.
“N986BP is a Van’s RV-4 kitplane and took about 21 months and 5,000 hours to build. She’s named Banana Puddin’ after a song by my favourite band, Southern Culture on the Skids.”
Filmed near Wellington, Nevada and Mono Lake, California
Song: Major Tom, by Peter Schilling
Thanks Darragh McManus
Dublin’s Lord Mayor Oisin Quinn (in passenger seat below) over the city to promote the FlightFest fly-past on Sunday September 15.
Name those planes anyone?
(Photocall Ireland/ Irish Air pics)
Dutch R/C pilot Nando Te Riele puts his plane through its paces at the British Model Federation’s Electric Indoor Masters last February.