The man was restrained by five crew members and a 'large' passenger
'We are doing all we can to care for customers both at Gatwick and also in the Maldives,' says BA
Witnesses reportedly heard a 'terrible sound' as an item of hand luggage struck the man’s head
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The flight was on its way from London to Boston
Flights to France may also be delayed as the government has called for extra security checks at every airport
US security officials say a bomb was the most likely cause of Saturday’s plane crash, in which 224 people died. Meanwhile, Britain has taken an unprecedented step to protect UK travellers: Downing Street says no UK airlines may fly from Egypt’s main holiday airport, Sharm el Sheikh, until British aviation experts have assessed the standards of security.
Around 1,000 people are due to fly out to Sharm el Sheikh on 5 November with hundreds more on the following days
Reports suggest the engine caught on fire but Comair says all passengers and crew safely disembarked with no reported injuries
Virgin Atlantic has been forced to throw in the towel over the so-called 'remedy slots' after sustaining heavy losses
The missiles, fired from the Caspian Sea, are crossing airspace used by the airlines to fly to Asia and the Far East
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170 people were safely evacuated from a British Airways jet ablaze in Las Vegas
Some parents of children at independent schools like to calculate the cost per day of their offspring's private education – usually upwards of £60. For the benefit of all parents, I can now reveal the cost per day of the school holidays: £70, or even more.
Two days of action means flight cancellations have already begun
He said she had 'won the key' to his hotel room, court told