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2008-08-21 06:00:44

THE jet that crashed on take-off in Spain yesterday is a medium- range plane produced by Boeing, the United States aviation giant. The MD-82 is a single-aisle plane, popular with regional airlines, and is a member of the MD-80 family, with 934 in operation. The line of planes, which seat up to 172, was originally made by McDonnell Douglas as part of its DC-9 range, entering service in the early 1980s. Boeing bought McDonnell Douglas in 1997, and the last of the MD-80 line rolled off its...

2008-07-22 18:00:41

By Madeleine Brindley Health Editor THE parents of a young Welsh couple killed in a Thai plane crash are suing the airline as part of a pounds 125m compensation claim. Alex Collins and Bethan Jones, both 22, died after a budget airline crashed as it landed on the holiday island of Phuket last September. The couple, from Maesteg and Porth, Rhondda, who were among 89 people who died in the disaster, had just started a dream round the- world trip after graduating from Cardiff University....

2008-07-21 18:00:34

By Madeleine Brindley Health Editor THE parents of a young Welsh couple killed in a Thai plane crash are suing the airline as part of a pounds 125m compensation claim, it has been revealed. Alex Collins and Bethan Jones, both 22, died after a budget airline crashed as it landed on the holiday island of Phuket last September. The couple, from Maesteg, and Porth, Rhondda, who were among 89 people who died in the disaster, had just started a round-the-world trip after graduating from...

2008-07-21 12:00:54

By Boonsong Kositchotethana, Bangkok Post, Thailand Jul. 16--The founder of One-Two-Go Airlines is taking a long, hard look at the possibility of ceasing the budget carrier's flight operations in a damage-control exercise at a time of skyrocketing fuel prices and declining traffic demand. Udom Tantiprasongchai told the Bangkok Post that he was seriously pondering whether to ground One-Two-Go "temporarily" on mounting cost pressures and poor business outlook. "I'm not lying to...