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Small Plane Crashed into Pompano Beach House; 3 Injured

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed into a home located at 925 NE 26th Ave. in Pompano Beach, Florida, on April 25th. The Hawker Beechcraft 76 plane went down shortly after taking off from Pompano Beach Airpark. There were two men and a woman aboard the plane at the time; all of them were critically injured.... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Kansas after Engine Failure

Thursday, March 24, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane had to make an emergency landing on 21st Avenue, Galva, McPherson County, Kansas, on March 22. The Hawker Beechcraft G36 flying from Wichita, Kansas, was mid-air above McPherson County when the pilot detected trouble with mechanical indicators, deciding to make an emergency landing. The plane’s engine had failed and the landing... »

West Wind Aviation Plane makes Crash Landing near River Nile

Saturday, November 14, 2015
By George Hatcher
West Wind Aviation Plane makes Crash Landing near River Nile

A West Wind Aviation plane made a crash landing near River Nile, South Sudan, Africa, on November 10. The Hawker Siddeley HS-780 Andover, en-route from Malakal to Wau, South Sudan, was flying on the behalf of United Nations’ World Food Programme to distribute food. All 4 crew members survived the crash. The aircraft was... »

Small Plane Crashed into Residential Building in Ohio; 9 Killed

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
By George Hatcher

Small Plane Crashed into Residential Building in Ohio; 9 Killed A small plane crashed into an apartment complex at 3042 Mogadore Road, near Skelton Road, in Akron, Ohio, on November 10. Authorities said the Hawker H25 business jet was approaching Akron Fulton International Airport when it apparently hit some power lines and crashed into... »

Medical Evacuation Plane Disappears West of Senegal

Sunday, September 6, 2015
By George Hatcher
Medical Evacuation Plane Disappears West of Senegal

A medical evacuation jet disappeared west of Dakar, Senegal, on September 5. The private Senegalair aircraft was en-route from Burkina Faso to Dakar when it disappeared from the radar. There were 7 people aboard at the time including a French patient, a doctor, 2 nurses and 3 crew members. The aircraft was chartered by... »

Small Plane Crashed onto Long Island Rail Road Tracks; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

Monday, August 17, 2015
By George Hatcher
Small Plane Crashed onto Long Island Rail Road Tracks; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

A Hawker Beechcraft BE35 plane crashed onto Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) tracks at the crossing between Hicksville and Bethpage stations on Long Island, New York, on August 16. The plane was heading from Francis S. Gabreski Ariport, Westhampton Beach to Morristown when the pilot reported difficulty in maintaining altitude. Authorities said he was... »

Small Plane Makes Hard Landing at Philadelphia International Airport

Saturday, June 6, 2015
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport, Pennsylvania, on June 4. Authorities said the Hawker 4000 jet was flying from Carlsbad, New Mexico to Monmouth Airport, New Jersey, when it experienced nose gear issues and had to make an emergency landing. The plane skidded along the runway and came to... »

Pilot Killed in Military Plane Crash in California

Friday, October 31, 2014
By George Hatcher

A military plane crashed in a field near Naval Station Ventura County in California, at around 5:15 p.m. on October 29. The single-seat Hawker Hunter MK.58 aircraft crashed while it was preparing to land at the Naval Station, after returning from an offshore training exercise. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was... »

American Business Plane Missing in Dominican Republic

Saturday, September 13, 2014
By George Hatcher

A twin-engine Hawker Siddeley 125-600A, flying from Santo Domingo to Punto Cana in Dominican Republic, went missing shortly after taking off from Las Americas airport on September 10. According to the Special Airport Security Agency, only pilot and the co-pilot were aboard the plane when it lost communication with the control tower. Civil Aviation... »

Bird Forces Private Jet to make Emergency Landing at Dulles

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
By George Hatcher
Bird Forces Private Jet to make Emergency Landing at Dulles

A private Hawker 800 jet made an emergency landing at runway 19-R of Washington Dulles International Airport in Sterling, Virginia, shortly before 12:30 pm on July 14. As per officials of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA), the pilot declared emergency after a bird hit and damaged the aircraft. The plane landed safely but... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • One Person Dead Following Plane Crash in SW Miami-Dade
    Police say one person is dead following a plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade.
  • Plane Crashes After Declaring Mid-Air Emergency Near Miami Executive Airport
    MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Authorities haven't confirmed whether the pilot of a small plane that crashed near Miami Executive Airport Sunday survived. plane crash Plane Crashes After Declaring Mid Air Emergency Near Miami Executive Airport. Emergency crews respond to a plane crash outside of Miami ...
  • One dead in plane crash near Miami Executive Airport
    One person died in a plane crash Sunday afternoon in Southwest Miami-Dade, Miami-Dade police said. An FAA statement said the pilot was the only person on the plane: “A Piper PA 60 aircraft crashed approximately one and a half miles west of the Miami Executive Airport today at 2:50pm. The pilot ...
  • 50th Anniversary of Otis Redding's death, crash in Lake Monona
    MADISON (WKOW) -- Musical historians say the story of soul music legend Otis Redding is a tragic one. Ironically, Redding didn't reach the height of his fame until after his death in a small plane crash outside of Madison, 50 years ago today. Archival information says it's unclear what went wrong during ...
  • One Person Dead Following Plane Crash in SW Miami-Dade
    Miami-Dade Police said one person is dead following a small plane crash in Southwest Miami-Dade. Rescue crews rushed to the site of a downed plane Southwest Miami-Dade County Sunday afternoon. The incident happened in the area of Southwest 121st Street and Southwest 157th Avenue.
  • Plane remains submerged after bodies recovered from Lake Harney crash site
    SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - The bodies of a pilot and two trainees were recovered Saturday evening from a plane that crashed into Lake Harney Friday, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. Related Headlines. Plane crash in Lake Harney. Bodies recovered in Lake Harney plane crash, ...
  • Inspector on plane crash off Sussex coast
    Inspector on plane crash off Sussex coast. Mar 30, 1:40 PM. 0:001:00. See more options Embed Code. Facebook twitter Google+ · Playlist Embed. You need to be logged in to post a comment ...
  • 2 dead after plane crashes into home and bursts into flames
    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — A single-engine plane with four people aboard crashed into a Clairemont home and burst into flames Saturday, killing two passengers and destroying the house, authorities said. The accident occurred about 4:35 p.m. when the Beech B36 Bonanza crash-landed in the baseball field ...
  • The Crown Recap: School Days
    But to his eye, Charles is growing up in the middle of ruinous luxury and he's spoiled by overindulgence. After all, Charles has parents! His sister didn't die in a horrible plane crash! He needs toughening up. The sad irony is that far from overindulgence, Charles is most in need of a parent to hug […]
  • Small plane plummets into San Diego house, killing two
    Two people were killed when a small plane crashed Saturday into a house in San Diego, authorities said. The crash occurred shortly before 5 p.m. in the city's Clairemont neighborhood, a few miles north of downtown, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. Two of the four people aboard ...

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