Inspirational flight crew stories of Neerja Bhanot, Barbara Jane Harrison and Sully | Travel News | Travel

The aviation industry recently recorded the safest year on record, with 2017 having no commercial fatalities. According to Aviation Safety Network and Dutch aviation consulting firm To70, the fatal accident rate is one for every 16 million flights. Despite this, a number of shocking tales in the past have revealed terrifying incidents that occurred during a flight. Terrorist attacks, engine failures and onboard accidents are just some of the most dangerous things to happen in the air. Within the accidents, inspirational stories emerged of some of the heroic crew members…

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Everyone should visit the Seychelles islands, says JANE MEMMLER | Beach Holidays | Travel

NC At the resort you have your own private pool and may not even stumble across another guest “Would you like to come to see the turtles hatching on Grand Anse beach?” Not losing a second, I quickly threw a frock over my dripping hair and beat a watery path to the door, just as my taxi – well, electric golf cart – was screaming to a halt outside. My driver, clearly as anxious as I to witness this rare event, pushed the boundaries of battery power careering around the…

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