The flight took off from Moscow carrying 65 passengers and six crew members on its way to Orsk, when minutes later it began losing altitude and speed. The wreckage was found 25 miles southeast of Moscow.
A water main break at John F. Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 4 caused a shutdown of incoming international flights on Sunday. Three inches of water was reported in the terminal. Passengers collected in masses in the terminal, as their luggage piled up, with long waits to retrieve them.
American Airlines has apologized to two black professional basketball players, Memphis Hustle guard Marquis Teague and forward Trahson Burrell, who were kicked off a plane in Dallas after a flight attendant accused them of theft.
David Dao has reached a settlement with United Airlines after a weeks-long public relations nightmare for the company, lawyers said Thursday.
Attorney Thomas Demetrio offered praise for United CEO Oscar Munoz, saying: "Mr. Munoz said he was going to do the right thing, and he has."