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Small Plane Makes Belly Landing at Crystal River Airport, FL

Sunday, September 17, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing at Crystal River Airport, Florida, on September 15th. Authorities said the plane experienced power loss and landing gear problems before making a belly landing at the airport. There were four people aboard at the time, including the pilot and three passengers. All of them remained unharmed. Download... »

Small Plane Crashed in Louisiana; No Injuries Reported

Saturday, August 19, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a hay field in Ascension Parish, Louisiana, on August 17th. Authorities said the Beechcraft Bonanza plane had lost power shortly after taking off from Louisiana Regional Airport. There were two people aboard at the time; both of them remained uninjured. Download article as PDF »

Plane Crash-Lands Near Punta Gorda Airport

Sunday, April 2, 2017
By George Hatcher

A SNJ5 Navy trainer plane crash-landed in a cow pasture near Punta Gorda Airport, Florida, on April 1st. Authorities said the plane was attempting to land at the airport when it lost power and made a belly landing. The pilot remained uninjured while the co-pilot received minor scratches. The incident is being investigated. Download... »

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,... »

Pilot Survives After Small Plane Crashes into Tampa Bay

Monday, March 13, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in the waters off Peter O. Knight Airport in Tampa, Florida, on March 12th. Authorities said the plane lost power immediately after taking off and went down in water. The pilot, who was the only aboard remained, remained unharmed. The incident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Sauk County

Friday, December 30, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing on U.S. Highway 12 in Sauk County, Wisconsin, on December 28th. The pilot, Stephan Arnold, 69, of Madison, was forced to land on the highway after the plane lost power. The pilot and his only passenger remained unharmed. The plane was flying from Sauk-Prairie Airport in Prairie... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Fresno

Sunday, November 20, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing in a field in Fresno, California, on November 18th. Authorities said the pilot decided to land near Highway 180 and Marks Avenue after the plane experienced an issue with the power. There were 2 people aboard at the time; both of them remained unharmed. The plane was... »

Small Plane Crashed near Steamboat Springs Airport; No Injuries Reported

Sunday, January 24, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed into a snowy field near Steamboat Springs Airport, Colorado, on January 22. It is believed that the 1959 Beech K35 aircraft lost power shortly after taking off from the airport. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, remained uninjured. The FAA and the NTSB are investigating. Download article as... »

Air India Plane makes Precautionary Landing in India due to Low Pressure in Tyre

Wednesday, January 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane makes Precautionary Landing in India due to Low Pressure in Tyre

Air India flight AI 102 had to make an emergency landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi, India, on January 12. The Boeing 777-300, flying from New York, had to make a precautionary landing after the crew noticed low pressure in one of its tyres. The plane landed safely. All 325 passengers aboard remained... »

Bird-Hit Southwest Airlines Jet Returns to Sacramento International Airport

Sunday, January 10, 2016
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Southwest Airlines Jet Returns to Sacramento International Airport

Southwest Airlines flight 3097 had to return and make an emergency landing at Sacramento International Airport, California, on January 9. The plane took off for John Wayne Airport in Orange County, California, but had to return shortly afterwards after it lost power to one of the engines due to a bird strike. The plane... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • Man dies in glider aircraft crash in NSW
    Emergency services were called to Piper's Airfield in Eglinton near Bathurst just after 1pm on Sunday after reports a powered glider had crashed and ignited a grassfire. The 75-year-old male pilot died at the scene, police say. A male pilot has died in a glider plane crash in central NSW. Photo: 7 News.
  • Bathurst glider crash, emergency services called | Photos, pictures
    PHOTOS: Plane crash in Bathurst. Update 3.56pm. A 75-YEAR-OLD man was killed in a glider crash near Bathurst on Sunday afternoon. Emergency services were called to the Piper's Airfield at Eglinton just before 1pm following reports that a glider had crashed into a field. The wreckage was located in ...
  • Plane crash into river in illinios
    KG/BARKLEY/DAVIS/"DONT UNDERSTAND HOW SOME OF THE ALL STARS MADE IT ON THE TEAM - Duration: 2:05. MONEY TIME No views. New · 2:05 · RICKY MARTIN - Duration: 2:49. MONEY TIME 27 views. New · 2:49 · FS2004 - Disaster in The Potomac (Air Florida Flight 90) RE-UPLOADED ...
  • Military families gather in San Diego for updates on loved ones missing-in-action
    Former Marine Cpl. Ruben Valencia spoke highly of his childhood friend Navy journalist Raul Antonion Guerra, whose remains from a plane crash during the Vietnam War were recovered in June 2007. (JOHN GASTALDO). During a remembrance ceremony, the relatives held up photographs and ...
  • Two years after BSF officer died in plane crash, children still wait for pension
    NEW DELHI: Saloni, the 23-year-old daughter of Border Security Force (BSF) Sub-Inspector Ravindra Kumar, who died in a plane crash at Indira Gandhi International Airport in 2015, doesn't think that the security forces take good care of families of deceased personnel. “My father died in December 2015 ...
  • Bathurst place crash, emergency services called | Photos, pictures
    Police, fire, ambulance and rescue crews were called to Piper's Airfield in Eglinton just after 1pm on Sunday with reports a place had crashed which had then ignited a grass fire. NSW Rural Fire Service Operational Officer Brett Taylor confirmed a plane had crashed. “A powered glider was on fire when it ...
  • Noteworthy
    MLB: Although an autopsy report says retired star pitcher Roy Halladay had evidence of amphetamine, morphine and an insomnia drug in his system when he died in a small plane crash in Florida last year, it is unclear whether the drugs played a role as the NTSB hasn't identified a cause of the crash.
  • Roy Halladay's autopsy reveals he had drugs in his system during plane crash
    The autopsy of former All-Star Major League Baseball pitcher Roy Halladay was released, showing he had drugs in his system when he crashed his small plane off the coast of Florida last year. The cause of death was blunt force trauma.
  • Caught plane crash
    Top 5 Area 51 Breakins of 2016 (From Crossing the Border to Breaking Through the Gates) - Duration: 8:58. TOP 5 ALLTIME 2,442,850 views · 8:58 · Top 10 Aircraft Crashes - Duration: 4:09. GoldenTop10s 10,489,088 views · 4:09 · PLANE CRASH IN VIRTUAL REALITY - Duration: 20:19.
  • Skiers remember a fallen friend while hitting the slopes
    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Skiers in our area took to the slopes Saturday while also remembering the life of a fellow skier. Mount La Crosse held its annual Dan Nagy Memorial ski race Saturday afternoon. Nagy was a skier who would ski at Mt. La Crosse before he died just over a decade ago […]

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