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Football 04 Feb 2019 | 12:42 PM

Private investigators find wreckage of missing soccer player Sala's aircraft

LONDON (Reuters) - The wreckage of the aircraft that disappeared over the English Channel last month carrying Premier League soccer player Emiliano Sala and his pilot has been located, the marine scientist directing the search said on Sunday.

Other Sport 15 Jan 2018 | 9:17 PM

Alpine skiing - Drones, aircraft and injuries fail to stop Hirscher

WENGEN, Switzerland (Reuters) - It takes more than an ankle injury, a mishap involving a military aircraft or a drone falling on to the piste to stop Marcel Hirscher.

Other Sport 02 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM

Melzer hopes to lift Austria in Davis Cup tie in aircraft hangar

LONDON: Juergen Melzer said he hoped Austria would make a flying start to their Davis Cup campaign when they take on 2010 runners-up France inside an aircraft hangar at Vienna's international airport.

Football 04 Feb 2019 | 8:35 PM

Body found in wreckage of plane carrying football player Sala, investigators say

LONDON (Reuters) - Air accident investigators said on Monday they had found the wreckage of the missing aircraft carrying Premier League soccer player Emiliano Sala on the seabed near Guernsey and that a body was visible inside.

Other Sport 28 Jun 2017 | 9:49 PM

America's Cup foiling technology set to fly beyond racing boats

HAMILTON, Bermuda (Reuters) - From water taxis that "fly" on hydrofoils to aircraft wings and cutting-edge car steering wheels, the America's Cup has produced technology with potential far beyond its "foiling" catamarans.

Other Sport 12 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM

Brazil beefs up air defences with German guns for sports events

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil plans to buy 34 used anti-aircraft tanks from the German army to help bolster air defences as it prepares to hold two global sporting events and host a visit by Pope Francis.

Football 30 Jan 2019 | 11:37 PM

Plane cushions found in search for missing football player Sala

LONDON (Reuters) - Investigators searching for a lost plane carrying Premier League football player Emiliano Sala said on Wednesday an underwater search would begin after they found two seat cushions on the French coast that likely belonged to the aircraft.

Football 22 Jan 2019 | 1:46 PM

Cardiff striker Emiliano Sala missing after suspected plane crash

NANTES (AFP): Premier League club Cardiff City’s record new signing, Argentine striker Emiliano Sala, was missing on Tuesday (Jan 22), after a light aircraft he was traveling in disappeared over the English Channel.

Other Sport 15 Aug 2013 | 4:52 AM

Brazil braces for swarms of business jets at World Cup

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Non-commercial aircraft are expected to carry as many as one in nine international visitors to the World Cup in Brazil next year by some estimates, but industry leaders say the country is unprepared for the oncoming swarm.

Football 31 Jan 2019 | 6:48 AM

Nantes pay emotional tribute to Sala

NANTES, France (Reuters) - Emotions ran high as Nantes paid tribute to their former player Emiliano Sala on Wednesday in their first game since the Argentine went missing in a light aircraft over the English Channel.