23.2 C
Accra
Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Airline worker steals plane from Seattle airport and then crashes

Must Read

Special Prosecutor digs deeper into Customs’ application of benchmark values

SOURCE: GRAPHICONLINE The Office of Special Prosecutor has begun what it terms as “a wider investigation into the issuance of...

GES proposes measures to tackle exam malpractices

By Roselyn Ganyaglo The Deputy Director General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr. Kwabena Tandoh, has called for a...

KNUST graduates win Kumasi Youth Connect Pitch competition

By Nicholas Osei-Wusu A Kumasi-based youth entrepreneurial group, SAYETECH, has emerged as winners of the Ashanti regional edition of the...
An airline employee took off in an aeroplane at Seattle’s Tacoma International Airport on Friday in an unauthorised flight before crashing in the south Puget Sound, the airport said on social media.
Officials say a man who stole a plane from an airport in Washington state was “suicidal” and there is no connection to terrorism.
No passengers were onboard and normal operations have resumed at the airfield, the airport said on Twitter.
<blockquote class=”twitter-tweet” data-lang=”en”><p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>An airline employee conducted an unauthorized takeoff without passengers at Sea-Tac; aircraft has crashed in south Puget Sound. Normal operations at Sea-Tac Airport have resumed.</p>&mdash; Sea-Tac Airport (@SeaTacAirport) <a href=”https://twitter.com/SeaTacAirport/status/1028136857190584320?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>August 11, 2018</a></blockquote>
<script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” charset=”utf-8″></script>

The pilot appeared to have acted alone and was likely killed in the crash.
Alaska Airlines said that it was aware of an unauthorised take-off of a Q400 airplane operated by a sister carrier Horizon Air.
Two military F-15s pursued the plane but were not involved in the crash.
The pilot appeared to have acted alone and was likely killed in the crash.
<blockquote class=”twitter-tweet” data-lang=”en”><p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>Some dude stole a plane from <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/Seatac?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#Seatac</a> (Allegedly), did a loop-the-loop, ALMOST crashed into <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/ChambersBay?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#ChambersBay</a>, then crossed in front of our party, chased by fighter jets and subsequently crashed. Weird times. <a href=”https://t.co/Ra4LcIhwfU”>pic.twitter.com/Ra4LcIhwfU</a></p>&mdash; bmbdgty (@drbmbdgty) <a href=”https://twitter.com/drbmbdgty/status/1028130383911501824?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>August 11, 2018</a></blockquote>
<script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” charset=”utf-8″></script>

SourceEURONEWS

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

Special Prosecutor digs deeper into Customs’ application of benchmark values

SOURCE: GRAPHICONLINE The Office of Special Prosecutor has begun what it terms as “a wider investigation into the issuance of...

GES proposes measures to tackle exam malpractices

By Roselyn Ganyaglo The Deputy Director General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Dr. Kwabena Tandoh, has called for a shift from using examinations as...

KNUST graduates win Kumasi Youth Connect Pitch competition

By Nicholas Osei-Wusu A Kumasi-based youth entrepreneurial group, SAYETECH, has emerged as winners of the Ashanti regional edition of the McDan Youth Connect Pitch competition...

Celebrities urged to shield children from social lives

A Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Isaac Newman Arthur, says children of celebrities may not have the built-in mechanism to cope with the public figure pressures...

Three Unions at UDS Tamale still on strike

By Murtala Issah The strike by three unions of the University for Development Studies (UDS), is yet to be called off despite the payment of...

More Articles Like This