Sudan Airways 707-300 freighter on lease from Azza Transport crashed yesterday after taking off from Sharjah, killing all six aboard. The flight was scheduled to land in Khartoum. Theircraft was destroyed, according to the Flight Safety Foundation's Aviation Safety Network. EgyptAir yesterday said an economy class passenger "tried to hijack" a flight headed from Istanbul Ataturk to Cairo "using a knife from an inflight meal." MS said onboard security "detained him in a very short time" and ...

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