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Emiliano Sala: Missing Cardiff City FC player 'sent message from plane'

Emiliano Sala: Missing Cardiff City FC player 'sent message from plane'

Sports
The search for a missing aircraft that was carrying Cardiff City footballer Emiliano Sala has resumed.The Argentine striker, 28, was one of two people on board the plane which lost contact off Alderney in the Channel Islands on Monday night.Sala reportedly sent a WhatsApp voice message to family, saying he was "really scared".Media in Argentina reported that he said: "I'm on a plane that looks like it's going to fall apart."Five aircraft and two lifeboats scoured more than 1,000 sq miles for traces of the Piper Malibu plane on Tuesday with two planes continuing the search on Wednesday.But John Fitzgerald, chief officer of Channel Islands Air Search, said: "Sadly, I really don't think, personally, there is any hope."I think even t...
X Factor hopefuls 'sent back to economy' from business class

X Factor hopefuls 'sent back to economy' from business class

Entertainment
If you tuned into the X Factor on Saturday, you might recall footage of excited contestants enjoying the high life in business class.The 24 hopefuls were on Aer Lingus flights to glamorous locations such as Los Angeles for Judges' Houses.But all was not what it seemed - a fellow passenger saw the contestants moved to economy once filming stopped.An Aer Lingus spokesperson said in a statement: "The contestants were shown sampling the business class cabins."The singers were seen posing for selfies and saying "first class" to the camera as they enjoyed drinks in the business class cabins. One said: "I could get used to this."Aer Lingus showed more footage on its Twitter account.Aer Lingus's statement in full read: "As part of Aer L...