SEATTLE (Reuters) - United Airlines said on Tuesday that a Boeing Co 787 on its way to Tokyo from Denver was diverted to Seattle after an indication of a problem with an oil filter, but the plane landed without incident.
Via AirlineReporter.com: A United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner (Flight 139) going from Denver to Narita in Tokyo, made an emergency landing today at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) at about 4:15pm PST. The aircraft was met by fire crew, was inspected and allowed to park at the A-concourse. Currently fire crews have left the aircraft and [...]Show More Summary
Photo of the fuel being dumped mid-flight from United flight 139. Photo by Chris Seewald. This story is breaking and will be updated… A United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner Flight 139 from Denver to Narita, Tokyo made an emergency landing today at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) at about 4:15pm PST. The aircraft was met [...]
There are multiple tweets and messages being received that a United Airlines 787 flying from Denver to Tokyo has made an emergency landing at Seattle Tacoma airport which is being attributed by sources as being caused by engine problems. The jet was met by fire fighting units. More details to come.
Japan’s so-called ‘lost decade’ is now being slowly lost to history, but the country’s future still remains as uncertain as ever. The population is rapidly ageing. Economically things continue to stagnate. And that much-touted modern saviour, Abenomics, is anything but a foregone conclusion. A story that is horribly familiar to a growing number of the [...]
Those in the world of cuisine are always searching for that one exotic dish or line of dishes that will make them famous. Tokyo's chef Toshio Tanabe has gone to what some might call the ultimate extreme -- using soil. This isn't some dirt that he dug up out of the garden. Show More Summary
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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei will rise 51 percent in 2013 on expectations of higher company earnings, driven by a weaker yen after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe embarked on radical fiscal and monetary expansionary policies to spur growth, a Reuters pol...
The dollar edged up as investors await the outcome of a US Federal Reserve meeting. ||| Tokyo - The dollar edged up in Asia on Tuesday as investors await the outcome of a US Federal Reserve meeting for an idea of when it will begin to reel in its massive stimulus drive. Show More Summary
Shares were mixed in Asia as investors watched for signs of a possible change in US stimulus efforts by the Federal Reserve. ||| Tokyo - Shares were mixed in Asia on Tuesday as investors watched for signs of a possible change in US stimulus efforts by the Federal Reserve. Show More Summary
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Tokyo stocks lost 0.20 percent ahead of the start of a US Federal Reserve policy meeting. ||| Tokyo - Tokyo stocks lost 0.20 percent on Tuesday ahead of the start of a US Federal Reserve policy meeting as investors look for clues on the future of its massive stimulus drive. Show More Summary
Asian shares slid on Tuesday as investors waited on tenterhooks for news of the US Federal Open Market Committee's plans for its stimulus programme. ||| Tokyo - Asian shares slid on Tuesday as investors waited on tenterhooks for news...Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese cabinet ministers welcomed the Group of Eight summit's stance on Tokyo's sweeping stimulus policies as a vote of confidence in the government's strategy to end 15 years of entrenched deflation and revive a lackluster economy....
Returning en route to Tokyo after the assassination (fifties.web.com) 1964 was the “Let Us Continue” election. Americans, still shocked and numb from the assassination of President John F. Kennedy a year before, were solidifying their tribute to the fallen President by electing like-minded Democrats left and right to succeed him. So who better to do [...]
TOKYO (Reuters) - New York-based hedge fund company Third Point said it had raised its stake in Japan's Sony Corp and asked for an opportunity to present its proposal to Sony's board for a partial spin-off of the company's entertainment unit.
Japan's communities of open source software WordPress celebrated 10th anniversary. Anniversary events were held in Sapporo, Kagawa, Tokyo, Chiba and Osaka. There are 40 local WordBench [ja] groups, Japan's WordPress local community directory powered by BuddyPress. Naoko Takano blogs more about WordPress 10th Anniversary in Japan. Written by Keiko Tanaka ·...