Arash Houshmand

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The airport they couldn't shut down: Berlin Tegel

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's Friday afternoon and Berlin Tegel Airport is overwhelmed.<p>Several flights are delayed and passengers crowd the terminal, scowling at the departure screens and tapping away at their smartphones in frustration.<p>It's not a typical scene at Tegel but hardly a surprising one.<p>The airport was …

Pilot's false arm falls off as he lands passenger plane

It's probably one of the more unusual incidents air traffic investigators have looked into, but the good news is that when a pilot's prosthetic arm fell off during landing, no one got hurt.<p>The 46-year-old pilot lost control in dark and windy conditions while bringing a Flybe airline turboprop plane …

Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: MAS to refund cancellations in full

KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysia Airlines said it would offer full refunds to customers who want to cancel their tickets in the wake of the MH17 …

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MH17: world's anger at Russia grows as bodies pile on to train at crash site

Masked, hooded men ran along the platform nervously waving their guns, as the large grey door to one of five train carriages was levered open. A ghoulish stench poured out; inside the glint of shiny black body bags piled in a heap was visible. A group of international monitors from the OSCE peered …

MH17: Abbott says Australia would take Russian veto of resolution 'very badly'

Tony Abbott has warned Australia would take it “very badly” if Russia vetoed its United Nations Security Council resolution for full “unfettered” access by international investigators to the MH17 crash site as he described the mood of international leaders as “firmer and sterner”.<p>An urgent vote on …

Russia spotted editing Wikipedia page about downed Malaysia Air jet

A Twitter bot that keeps watch on Wikipedia pages edited by those inside the Russian government spotted major changes to an entry about yesterday's crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which killed all 298 people on board. <i>The Telegraph</i> reports that a Russian language page about Boeing 777 …