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North Korea removes and detains 85-year-old Korean war vet from plane – arrested on espionage charges

// November 21st, 2013 // No Comments » // News

85-year-old Merrill Newman of Palo Alto, California was about to head home from an organized tour of North Korea when Korean officials boarded the waiting plane and removed him for questioning. Four weeks later, the family has still had no contact with the elderly man. Mr. Newman is a Korean War veteran and his family […]

Officials stunned to find 24 solid gold bars stashed in bathroom of commercial Boeing 737 airplane

// November 21st, 2013 // No Comments » // News

There’s gold in them there crappers! Yesterday, an aircraft maintenance crew at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata, India were conducting routine maintenance on a Jet Airways Boeing 737 when they were stunned to find two bags containing a stash of 24 solid gold bars in the airplane’s bathroom.

Search for missing aviator Amelia Earhart to continue in August 2014

// October 15th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

The fate of infamous explorer Amelia Earhart is still being sought by The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR). Beginning in August 2014 and estimated to cost $3 million, the expedition will use two manned submersibles to search the depths of the ocean around the western end of Nikumaroro in the Pacific.

Wily 9-year-old steals car, sneaks past TSA airport security, and boards plane to Las Vegas

// October 9th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

It’s the unusual preternatural cunning that this 9-year-old boy possesses that makes this story so interesting – that and the mockery he made of airport security. Just two weeks ago the young lad was arrested in Minnesota for stealing a 30-foot refrigerated delivery truck and crashing into a police car (his little road trip took […]

“Unlucky” Friday the 13th flight 666 to Hel has safely landed

// September 13th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

Finnair flight AY666 from Copenhagen to Helsinki (HEL) actually took off twice on Friday the 13th with both flights being fairly full of passengers. Pilots for Flight 666 to Hel took great pains to laugh it off. “It has been quite a joke among the pilots. I’m not a superstitious man. It’s only a coincidence […]

This is why Hong Kong’s most dangerous airport was shut down 15 years ago

// July 8th, 2013 // No Comments » // Unusual Places (you can visit)

Opened in 1925 and renowned for its notorious “Hong Kong Turn” and a spate of deadly accidents, the dangerous Kai Tak Airport (also known as the Hong Kong International Airport) was shut down on July 6, 1989. Kai Tak’s runway jutted out into the sea and its descent required a sharp turn between Hong Kong […]

Chinese plane grounded after collision with UFO results in extensive damage to nose-cone

// June 6th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

According to admittedly sketchy and incomplete reports, on the morning of June 4, 2013, a Air China Boeing 757 on route from Chengdu to Guangzhou was flying at an altitude of 26,000 feet when suddenly it was struck by an unknown flying object. The collision occurred 20 minutes after takeoff, soon after the aircraft reached […]

UFO appears to fly directly into Mexico’s active Popocatepetl volcano (VIDEO)

// June 3rd, 2013 // No Comments » // News

There’s an interesting video making the rounds today. I see a couple of potential explanations (reversed video, a commercial airlines flying behind the volcano, etc.) but nothing definitive meaning, yeah, it’s a pretty interesting UFO shot. The video was shot on May 30, 2013 at around 8:30 PM local time at Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano located […]

Emergency ejection results in 40-minute ordeal as pilot is flung about inside a thunderstorm cloud

// May 30th, 2013 // No Comments » // People in Unusual Circumstances

The next time you feel like complaining about turbulence while flying aboard a commercial airlines, consider the situation Lieutenant Colonel William Henry Rankin survived after ejecting from his F-8 jet fighter that was flying Mach .82, at 47,000 feet, above a thunderstorm. To date, Rankin is the only known person to survive a fall through […]

Report released revealing commercial airline near-miss with UFO over Glasgow airport

// May 2nd, 2013 // No Comments » // News

A report was released yesterday revealing that a commercial passenger aircraft carrying up to 200 people came with 300 feet of colliding with an unidentified object over Glasgow Airport in the United Kingdom on December 2, 2012. The Airbus A320 airplane was making its final approach to Glasgow Airport when an object suddenly, and unexpectedly, […]

Man wraps his entire body in plastic in order to protect against religious impurity while flying aboard commercial airline

// April 15th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

We don’t much like making fun of anyone’s religion but this must have been some sight to see for passengers of a recent commercial airline flight. A photo of an Ultra Orthodox Jewish man wrapped in a life-size plastic bag aboard an airplane has been posted online and is quickly going viral. It is believed […]

New video clearly shows cylindrical UFO flying past commercial airlines at 1,500 MPH+

// April 15th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

Interesting video coming from LookNowTV (a YouTube station) showing a purported UFO shooting past a commercial airlines bound for Hawaii (presumably shot sometime in April 2013). Coming from behind the plane, you can clearly see a cylindrical-shaped object fly ahead of the airplane at a speed that looks to be 3-4 times faster than the […]

Another commercial airline passenger captures fast moving UFO zipping past the airplane – Massachusetts (2013)

// February 7th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

The footage below was shot from a commercial airplane flying over Massachusetts in January 2013. The camera has panned up from filming the Earth below to capture another jet airplane flying in the distance. As the distant airplane is being videoed, a strange object zips across the screen, starting on the right and moving towards […]

Package held at O’Hare International Airport contains 18 severed human heads

// January 15th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

Officials at O’Hare International Airport have a very unusual package that is being held in limbo. The package was shipped from Rome, Italy as cargo on a Lufthansa Airlines flight to Chicago and was held up by U.S. Customs officials due to “improper paperwork”. The package was X-Rayed and found to contain eighteen severed human […]

Bright blue glowing UFO filmed from airplane window during flight from Florida to Pennsylvania

// January 4th, 2013 // No Comments » // News

An interesting video posted on YouTube shows a bright blue, glowing light hovering in the clouds. The video was shot from the window seat of a commercial airliner on a fight from Florida to Pennsylvania and has generated much talk on the paranormal forums. Some have suggested that the flight was not “30,000 feet in […]