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Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing Near Eagle County Regional Airport

Sunday, July 2, 2017
By George Hatcher

A six-seater Cessna Centurion plane made an emergency landing near Eagle County Regional Airport in Gypsum, Colorado, on June 30th. The plane flying from Montrose, Colorado, was on approach to the Eagle County airport when its engine failed. The pilot subsequently declared an emergency and landed on McGregor road. The pilot, who was the... »

Light Plane Crashes in South Australia; 3 Killed

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
By George Hatcher

A light plane crashed near the Renmark Aerodrome, Old Calperum, South Australia, on the evening of May 30th. The Cessna 441 Conquest II was on a routine crew check flight at the time. All three pilots were killed in the crash. The decreased were identified as Paul Daw, 65, Martin Scott, 48, and Stephen... »

Four Killed After Small Plane Crashed in Blount County, Alabama

Monday, March 27, 2017
By George Hatcher

A Cessna 210 plane crashed in Hayden, Blount County, Alabama, on March 25th. Authorities said the plane was heading from Kissimmee, Florida, to Jackson, Tennessee, when it went down. Four people were killed in the crash, including a 45-year-old man, a 43-year-old woman, a 16-year-old boy, and a 14-year-old girl. They are believed to... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Codorus Township Field

Saturday, March 25, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing in a field in Codorus Township, Pennsylvania, on March 23rd. The pilot Craig McDonald, of Columbia, Maryland, said he decided to make an emergency landing after his single-engine Cessna 162 plane lost power. He remained unharmed in the incident. The plane was flying from Lancaster Airport, Pennsylvania,... »

Small Plane Crashed in San Diego County; 1 Killed, 2 Injured

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Ramona in San Diego County, California, on February 12th. The Cessna plane, carrying three people, was on an instructional flight when it went down on a mountainside. A 20-year-old woman was killed in the crash while two other people were injured. The plane was registered to American Aviation Academy.... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Clay Center Municipal Airport

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing at Clay Center Municipal Airport in Clay County, Kansas, on January 31st. Authorities said the pilot of the 1976 Cessna Fixed Wing plane was forced to land in emergency due to engine issues. The plane landed without landing gear. The pilot, Jeffrey M. Clarke, 35, and his... »

Small Plane Crash-Lands at Pensacola International Airport

Monday, January 30, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crash-landed at Pensacola International Airport in Florida, on January 29th. Authorities said the Cessna 177 plane sustained significant damage after it landed without its gear deployed. There were two people aboard at the time; none of them was injured. The cause of incident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crash in Arizona Kills Family of Four

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Payson in Gila County, Arizona, on January 3rd. The single-engine Cessna 210 plane was heading from Scottsdale, Arizona, to Telluride, Colorado, when it went down. The plane was carrying four members of a family at the time; all of them were killed in the crash. The cause of crash... »

Three Children aboard plane in Lake Erie Crash

Friday, December 30, 2016
By George Hatcher
Three Children aboard plane in Lake Erie Crash

A Maverick Air Cessna setting out for Ohio State University in Columbus took off from Cleveland-Burke Lakefront airport, and disappeared int Lake Erie. Three adults and three children were aboard. The passengers had been to the Cleveland Cavaliers game. Coast guard Search and Rescue is searching the lake. The plane is registered to Maverick... »

1 Killed 1 Injured after Small Plane Crashed in California

Saturday, November 19, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed into a home near Half Moon Bay Airport in Moss Beach, California, on November 18th. The single engine Cessna 172 plane, carrying two people, took off from Sacramento and was heading to the Bay Area when it went down. The passenger was killed in the crash while the pilot sustained... »

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  • New: 4 dead in small plane crash on I-15 in Weber County https://t.co/ICs5L1uzIX via @GephardtDaily
    about 14 hours ago
  • Ryanair Plane Over-Runs Runway in Romania https://t.co/14ajWGU7l7
    about 1 day ago
  • Sunwing Airlines Plane makes Safe Landing in Greece after Technical Problems https://t.co/5sKC8s6Nac
    about 1 day ago
  • Air India Plane Diverts to Maharashtra due to Issue with Landing Gear https://t.co/5EkeMB9EOR
    about 1 day ago
  • TuiFly Plane makes Safe Landing in Germany due to Medical Emergency https://t.co/tVlnEVpEmf
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