Boeing 737 Hit

Sunday, December 22, 2013
By George Hatcher
Boeing 737 Hit

On December 22nd 2014, a Delta Airlines Boeing 737 was damaged by a large container used by DGS cleaning company. The impact tore a hole behind the wing. The 737 was parked at gate B37 Terminal 4. DGS (http://deltaglobalaviation.com) offers jobs for aircraft cleaners, skycaps, and ramp agents. I don’t see dumpster driving on... »

Air India Boeing Strikes Jet Blue

Sunday, March 10, 2013
By George Hatcher

At 6:15 near terminal floor an Air India Boeing had landed at Kennedy Airport and was en route to the gate when it struck a Jet blue Airbus with 140 passengers aboard. The plane was damaged in the tail but no passengers were injured. They were transferred to another flight. There were no injuries... »

Lufthansa and Egyptair Close Call

Wednesday, June 22, 2011
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa and Egyptair Close Call

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Khor What: Lufthansa Airbus A340-600 en from New York to Munich Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Howard Pain What: Egyptair Boeing 777-300 en route from New York Cairo Where: JFK’s runway 22R When: Jun 20th 2011 Why: The Lufthansa... »

Comair jet struck by Air France Airbus on the ground.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011
By George Hatcher

What: Air France Airbus 380 en route from NY to Paris Where: JFK, NY When: April 11, 2011 Who: Air France Airbus passengers; and Comair passengers; Why: A Delta/Comair Bombardier CRJ-700 (N641CA) which had just flown in from Boston was struck in the tail by the left wing of an Airbus. There were no... »

Delta Galley Fire

Monday, December 13, 2010
By George Hatcher

What: Delta Airlines Boeing 747-400 en route from New York to Tel Aviv Where: New York When: Dec 11th 2010 Who: 399 aboard Why: After takeoff from JFK, the crew reported a fire in galley 2. While burning off fuel to land, the fire went out; but additional problems with fuel pumps were reported.... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • First pictures of Red Arrows plane wreckage after crash at RAF Valley
    RAF ValleyEyewitnesses 'saw Red Arrows pilot eject before RAF Valley plane crash' · A major incident is underway at RAF Valley, where a Red Arrows Hawk jet is understood to have crashed · RecallsAsda is urgently recalling sausages over health fears · Customers are being told to bring them back to ...
  • Eyewitness films moment after Red Arrows plane crash
    Eyewitness films moment after Red Arrows plane crash. An eyewitness has filmed the moment after a Red Arrows plane has crashed at RAF Valley, in North Wales, today. Sian Williams said: "I saw the parachute, and then the plane hit the runway and went up in flames." Eyewitness films moment after ...
  • Eyewitnesses 'saw Red Arrows pilot eject before RAF Valley plane crash'
    Eyewitnesses 'saw Red Arrows pilot eject before RAF Valley plane crash'. A major incident is underway at RAF Valley, where a Red Arrows Hawk jet is understood to have crashed. Share; Comments. By. Sarah Hodgson. 15:02, 20 MAR 2018; Updated 15:17, 20 MAR 2018. News. Enter your postcode to ...
  • UK Red Arrow aerobatic team plane crashes in Wales
    LONDON (Reuters) - A jet in Britain's Red Arrows aerobatic team crashed at an airbase in Wales on Tuesday, the Royal Air Force said, but there was no immediate word on the fate of the pilot. The incident occurred in the early afternoon at RAF Valley in Anglesey, north Wales. "We are aware of an ...
  • UK investigating reports of military plane crash at Welsh base
    LONDON, March 20 (Reuters) - Britain'sRoyal Air Force (RAF) said on Tuesday it was investigating reports that a Hawk plane had crashed at a base in Wales. "We are aware of an incident today at RAF Valley involving a Hawk aircraft. We are investigating the incident" it said on Twitter. The defence ...
  • Russia Grounds All AN-148 Planes Over Safety Fears After Plane Crash
    Russia has grounded all Antonov An-148 aircraft over safety fears a month after the tragic plane crash of a passenger jet outside Moscow after equipment failure. All 71 passengers and crew aboard Saratov Airlines Flight 703 were killed when the An-148 regional jet plummeted minutes after departing ...
  • Air Force Plane Crash Lands In Kaduna
    An aircraft, belonging to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Monday, crashed in Kauran Dawa village in Lere Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The aircraft is used for training purposes and the pilot only sustained minor injuries after crash landing the plane, Naija News understands. The crash was ...
  • Indian Air Force Hawk trainer aircraft crashes near Odisha-Jharkhand border
    Last month, two Air Force pilots lost their lives in a plane crash in Majuli in Assam on 15 February. The Microlight Virus SW-80 had crashed after getting airborne from Air Force Station Jorhat, for a routine sortie. The pilots attempted an emergency landing but the aircraft crashed in a sand bar in the ...
  • Nepal plane crash victim Mahmudur buried
    Faridpur: SM Mahmudur Rahman, who was killed in US-Bangla plane crash in Kathmandu, was buried at his family graveyard at...
  • Condition of pilot Abid Sultan's wife unchanged
    The condition of Afsana Khanam, wife of US-Bangla aircraft crash victim pilot Abid Sultan, remained unchanged today as she has been kept on life support at a Dhaka hospital. She suffered a stroke at her Uttara residence on Sunday and was kept on life support at the National Institute of Neuroscience ...


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