Air France: We carried out succesful test flight
Air France says it’s safely carried out a test flight over France for the first time since a volcanic ash plume shut down aviation over Europe.

Read more on AP via Yahoo! News

Airlines carry out test flights in Europe’s ash-filled skies
Air France, KLM and Lufthansa send out jets carrying only crew members in an attempt to show that flying conditions are safe despite the volcanic ash. The flights landed without incident, they say. Their losses deepening, European airlines on Sunday stepped up pressure to reopen the skies by carrying out passenger-free test flights despite the layer of volcanic ash that kept most planes across …

Read more on Los Angeles Times

Incident-packed start to Chinese Grand Prix
Early rain at the Chinese Grand Prix Sunday forced several drivers to pit for a change of tyres after Spaniard Fernando Alonso jumped the start before a three-car collision on the opening lap.

Read more on AFP via Yahoo! News