Syrian plane carried anti-missile radar parts: Russia

A Syria-bound passenger aircraft, which was forced to land in Ankara, on a flight from Moscow was carrying Russian radar parts for Syrian missile defence systems but not weapons, a Russian newspaper report said.

`Distracted` US pilots fly plane 150 miles off course

The US National Transportation Safety Board has said it is investigating a flight that overshot its destination by 150 miles when pilots reportedly got into a "heated discussion" on airline policy.