Visitors are informed at the air traffic simulator at the day of the open door of Austro Control who handle the Austrian airspace in Vienna, Austria, on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)

Flights briefly vanish from Austrian air traffic

VIENNA (AP) — Key flight data from high-flying aircraft mysteriously disappeared twice recently from controllers’ radar screens in Austria and some of its neighbors and the relevant EU agencies have been asked to investigate, Austria’s […]


In this Jan. 24, 2008 file picture, actor Maximilian Schell acknowledges the applause during the Diva Entertainment Awards 2008 in Munich, southern Germany. Austrian actor Maximilian Schell, who won the best actor Oscar in the early 1960s for his portrayal of a defense attorney in the drama "Judgment at Nuremberg," has died. He was 83. Schell's agent Patricia Baumbauer said Saturday Feb. 1, 2014 that Schell died overnight at a hospital in Innsbruck following a "sudden and serious illness," the Austria Press Agency reported. Born to a Swiss writer and an Austrian actress, he was the younger brother of Maria Schell, an icon of the German-speaking film world, who died in 2005. (AP Photo/Diether Endlicher,File)

Oscar-winning actor Maximilian Schell dies at 83

VIENNA (AP) — Austrian-born actor Maximilian Schell, a fugitive from Adolf Hitler who became a Hollywood favorite and won an Oscar for his role as a defense attorney in “Judgment at Nuremberg,” has died. He […]



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