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.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The flight is scheduled to arrive at its destination on January 9. (Picture credits: Representational image/Unsplash)

  • The US regulator lowered Mexico's safety rating to "Category 2" from "Category 1"
  • The move bars Mexican carriers from offering new service or routes in the US
  • The FAA will increase its scrutiny of Mexican airline flights to the United States

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
A flight en route from Jakarta to Pontianak in Indonesia crashed on January 9, 2021. (Photo Credit: Instagram/ @BoeingAirplanes)

  • In January, an aircraft crashed in Indonesia, in which 62 people were killed
  • The US Aviation regulator has ordered Boeing to inspect older generation 737 jets
  • A total of 143 aircrafts will need to be examined

The rocket is the prototype which SpaceX plans sending to Mars (Photo Credit: Twitter @elonmusk)

  • The company is hoping for a successful test flight after the last three attempts ended in spectacular explosions
  • SN11 is the 11th prototype of Starship
  • SN8 and SN9, which launched in December and February respectively, crash landed and exploded

.Knik River, AK, USA
The AS50 Eurocopter crashed in Alaska. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The AS50 Eurocopter reportedly crashed around 6:35 pm near Butte
  • Authorities announced that a rescue team was swiftly dispatched for the crash site
  • The identities of the casualties were not unveiled by the authorities

.Newark, NJ, USA
Boeing reported cancelation of 60 additional 737 MAX planes in June, according to data released. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • FAA will be investigating the matter
  • There was an issue with the engine oil pressure and not MCAS
  • There were zero casualties

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Boeing reported cancelation of 60 more 737 MAX planes in June, according to data released on Tuesday. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Engine failure resulted in the aircraft crashing into suburban Denver, no casualties reported
  • Federal Aviation Administration want to 'understand what happened and prevent similar recurrence'
  • 'It is more of a maintenance issue', said consultancy AIR expert

The United Airlines flight incident has raised alarm. (Photo credit: Boeing website)

  • FAA Administrator Steve Dickson said the order meant some 777s would "likely" be removed from service
  • A video shot from inside the aircraft showed the right engine ablaze and wobbling on the wing of the Boeing 777-200
  • There were no injuries on the plane or on the ground, authorities said

.Denver, CO, USA
Broomfield police have cautioned residents to not touch or move plane debris. (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • A Honolulu-bound United Airlines flight suffered an engine issue on Saturday
  • The flight has returned safely to the Denver International Airport
  • The Broomfield police informed, "No injuries report at this time"