Tropical storm kills 1 in Florida, hurts 10 at Georgia base – Times of India

Reading Time: 10 minutes SAVANNAH: A weakened but resilient Tropical Storm Elsa killed at least one person in Florida on Wednesday and injured several others when a possible tornado struck a campground at a Navy base in southeast Georgia. The National Hurricane Center said Elsa’s winds have weakened to 40 mph (65 kph) as it made its way into … Read more

‘They went down’: How Boeing 737 pilots survived Hawaii ditching – Times of India

Reading Time: 11 minutes HONOLULU: The trouble started minutes after a Boeing Co 737 freighter lifted off from Honolulu for a nighttime cargo run to the nearby island of Maui. As the 46-year-old jet climbed at the start of the planned 24-minute trip Friday, one of its engines cut out. The relatively routine failure turned tense as Transair Flight … Read more