Robin Burgess was enjoying the last full day of her cruise on Feb. 10 when she smelled smoke and saw passengers donning life jackets, her first inkling of the ordeal that was to follow aboard Carnival Corp.’s Triumph.
Delta Air Lines Inc. is talking to Airbus SAS and Boeing Co. about buying $1 billion or more of new jets as the planemakers phase out their current single-aisle models, people familiar with the matter said.
U.S. investigators will focus on pilot actions and air-traffic control instructions to determine why an Air France Airbus SAS A380 superjumbo jet clipped a Delta Air Lines Inc . commuter plane at New York’s Kennedy airport.
Severe thunderstorms, 1-inch- diameter hail and wind gusts as intense as 70 miles (112 kilometers) per hour are likely to sweep New York and much of the U.S. Northeast today, the National Weather Service said.