PLANES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PLANES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Official: Feds should look at e-cigarettes on planes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301806-79/fire-cigarettes-devices-plane.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301806-79/fire-cigarettes-devices-plane.html.csp">Official: Feds should look at e-cigarettes on planes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PHILIP MARCELO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T17:17:02.442-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 05:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Federal authorities should consider further restrictions for electronic cigarettes on planes, airport officials said after one of the devices apparently started a small fire that forced passengers to briefly evacuate a plane last weekend. Ed Freni, director of aviation at the Massachusetts Port Authority, which operates Boston’s Logan International Airport, said the device was packed in a passenger’s checked luggage and burned a small hole in the bag. He said it could have been far more...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583018062014-08-15T17:17:02.442-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T17:17:02.442-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301806@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:17:02 MDT Crash of Iranian built plane leaves 39 dead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58281301-68/plane-iran-iranian-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58281301-68/plane-iran-iranian-crash.html.csp">Crash of Iranian built plane leaves 39 dead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALI AKBAR DAREINI and ADAM SCHRECK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T11:30:04.911-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 11:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tehran, Iran • A locally built Iranian passenger plane crashed shortly after takeoff in Tehran on Sunday, killing 39 people and reviving questions about the safety of a cash-strapped aviation sector left hobbled by international sanctions. President Hassan Rouhani offered his condolences to victims’ families and quickly ordered an investigation into the crash. Similar planes operated by Iranian carriers will be grounded until the probe is complete, he directed. The plane was based on a relativel...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582813012014-08-10T11:30:04.911-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T11:30:04.911-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58281301@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 11:30:04 MDT FAA proposes $12M fine for Southwest Airlines http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58233568-79/faa-southwest-airline-fine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58233568-79/faa-southwest-airline-fine.html.csp">FAA proposes $12M fine for Southwest Airlines</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T16:52:47.834-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply with safety regulations related to repairs on Boeing 737 jetliners. It is the second-largest fine the agency has proposed against an airline. The largest proposed fine was against American Airlines for $24.2 million in August 2010. That one was ultimately settled for $24.9 million as part of American’s bankruptcy proceedings, although the final se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582335682014-07-28T16:52:47.834-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T16:52:47.834-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233568@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:52:47 MDT Friday movie roundup: When franchises attack http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58198168-66/sltrib-movie-com-csp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58198168-66/sltrib-movie-com-csp.html.csp">Friday movie roundup: When franchises attack</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T20:27:19.852-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 08:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s not a great weekend for new movies. In fact, it’s pretty awful. The weekend’s big studio openings include two sequels for movies that probably didn’t need them: “Planes: Fire & Rescue” and “The Purge: Anarchy.” Because of a scheduling conflict set up by the rival studios behind those films (each wanted a screening on Tuesday night, and neither was willing to budge), The Cricket had to choose — and he chose “Planes: Fire & Rescue,” the second movie in the spinoff to Pixar’s “Cars” movies. Th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58198168@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:27:19 MDT Movie review: Visuals not enough to heat up ‘Planes: Fire & Rescue’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58190737-223/voiced-fire-dusty-planes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58190737-223/voiced-fire-dusty-planes.html.csp">Movie review: Visuals not enough to heat up ‘Planes: Fire & Rescue’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T09:06:41.676-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 09:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Disney’s animated tale “Planes: Fire & Rescue” boasts some of the most breathtaking visuals that computer animation can deliver — matched to a story so generic it could have been written by a computer. This second installment of the “Planes” franchise reintroduces audiences to our hero, Dusty Crophopper (voiced by Dane Cook). The former cropduster-turned-racing star is having the time of his life, until his gearbox is damaged. The bad news gets worse when his crew chief, Dottie (voiced by Teri ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190737@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 09:06:41 MDT U.S. to buy 14 military airplanes from Czechs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58182623-79/military-czech-planes-airplanes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58182623-79/military-czech-planes-airplanes.html.csp">U.S. to buy 14 military airplanes from Czechs</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T09:59:01.836-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 09:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Prague • The Czech Defense Ministry has signed a deal to deliver 14 military airplanes to the United States in an $11 million deal. According to the deal signed Monday, Czech plane maker Aero Vodochody will take the subsonic L-159 military planes back from the Czech military and will resell them to Draken International Inc., a U.S. company that cooperates with the U.S. army. Draken has an option on a further 14 other planes. The light combat and training planes were made by Aero Vodochody betwee...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581826232014-07-14T09:59:01.836-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T09:59:01.836-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182623@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:59:01 MDT Boeing raises forecast for new airplane demand http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58170346-79/boeing-forecast-market-demand.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58170346-79/boeing-forecast-market-demand.html.csp">Boeing raises forecast for new airplane demand</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T12:49:01.583-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 12:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • Boeing Co. raised its long-term forecast for new airplane demand by more than 4 percent, based on expected orders of smaller, more fuel-efficient planes and burgeoning travel in Asia. The Chicago company said Thursday that it expects deliveries of 36,770 new airplanes over the next 20 years, with total list prices valued at an estimated $5.2 trillion. That’s up from Boeing’s forecast last year that global airlines would need 35,280 jets worth $4.8 trillion over the next 20 years. Low-c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581703462014-07-10T12:49:01.583-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-10T12:49:01.583-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58170346@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:49:01 MDT