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Boeing Runway Overrun in Moscow, No Injuries

Tuesday, August 27, 2013
By George Hatcher
Boeing Runway Overrun in Moscow, No Injuries

A Nordstar Airlines Boeing 737086J en route from Rhodes to Moscow Domodedovo made it to Moscow but skidded off the runway on the landing. None of the 170 passengers aboard were hurt. The passengers descended on “soft” grass on portable stairs. There was no visible damage to the plane. After the passengers disembarked, the... »

Glider Instructor and Student in Glider Tow Accident

Monday, January 21, 2013
By George Hatcher

On January 19, 2012, an Aeroclub Punta Alta I.C.A. Brasov IS-28B2—a glider— apparently improperly released from a tow plane and crashed at Punta Alta Airfield in Argentina. Those aboard were an instructor and a student on their first flight. Two fire crews and several police responded to the scene. Scientific Police in Bahia Blanca... »

Glider Disengaged from Tow Rope Crashes in Texas, Kills 3

Monday, June 18, 2012
By George Hatcher
Glider Disengaged from Tow Rope Crashes in Texas, Kills 3

What: Greater Houston Soaring Assn I.C.A. Brasov IS-28B2 Where: Highway 36 at Cougar Road GHSA-Wallis Glideport, Wallis, TX When: June 17, 2012 Who: 3 fatalities, 3 aboard Why: Investigators say that the glider was attached by rope 200 feet long, to another aircraft when it crashed during the climb. At 75 feet, the tow... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • OMG!! I Saw a NEW Plane Crash this morning while I was doing morning walk
    There is a new plane crash in Tribhuwan International Airport, Nepal yesterday which I saw this morning and this is all about it.
  • The Most Horrible Plane Crash Accident In The World
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  • Mickelson remembered on 25th anniversary of plane crash
    Former governor of South Dakota, the late George Mickelson, is remembered on the 25th anniversary of his fatal plane crash.
  • Remembering Mickelson Plane Crash Victims on 25-Year Anniversary
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — 25 years ago a plane crash changed the course of history in South Dakota. The late Governor George Mickelson was one of eight people killed in the wreck. “There's a lot of different emotions because it's the memorial of such a big loss in our lives and everyone in the state […]
  • Memorial Tournament to be Held for Family of Plane Crash Victim
    SCIENCE HILL, KY (Lex 18) - Community members in Pulaski County hope to lift up one of three families who lost loved ones in a November plane crash by hosting a softball tournament this weekend. On Saturday, they'll host the Doug Whitaker Memorial Tournament at Science Hill Park. "We as a ...
  • Plane crashes into field on outskirts of Cornwall village - live updates
    A spokesperson from the garage said: “I was in the workshop and I saw someone pull onto the forecourt and they said there had been a plane crash across the road. “His engine had gone so it was very quiet, I didn't even hear a plane in the air, let alone the crash. “I ran […]
  • Pittsford honors responders to plane crash
    PITTSFORD — On the night last November that Norman Baker's aircraft disappeared somewhere in the autumn fog over Pittsford, a police officer drove his son around as they tried to find clues about what happened to the missing pilot and his single-engine Cessna. “It was Officer Antje. I drove around ...
  • Community remembers Gov. Mickelson on plane crash anniversary
    Mickelson on plane crash anniversary. By Jill Langland |. Posted: Thu 7:23 PM, Apr 19, 2018 |. Updated: Thu 7:30 PM, Apr 19, 2018. (KSFY) - People who knew Mickelson and the other 7 people who died on April 19th, 1993, say it's a day they will never forget. "It feels like yesterday, it honestly […]
  • Plane crash safety demonstration
    Days after part of the engine broke on a Southwest Airlines flight, local firefighters have a new perspective as they train for emergencies just like this. Channel 4's Vic Micolucci attends a...
  • Walkersville to dedicate memorial for 1981 plane crash victims
    Victims of a fatal plane crash near Walkersville will be honored with a new monument to be dedicated in a ceremony next month. The May 6 dedication falls on the 37th anniversary of the 1981 tragedy in which a U.S. Air Force EC-135 surveillance jet exploded and crashed into a farm north of ...

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  • Belfast plane crash: Horror as aircraft plummets into Co Antrim woods - two dead https://t.co/JeICqOrYkn
    about 6 hours ago
  • Twenty injured, three seriously, in two bus crash in Spain https://t.co/OuwhF9QZOh
    about 6 hours ago
  • Meet the Man Who Made 3,000 Pairs of High Heels for Prince https://t.co/rPdJjlxOVB via @voguemagazine
    about 6 hours ago
  • Who's out to kill the Ambulance Chaser? https://t.co/kt2f3To3eW #Fiction #Bestseller https://t.co/YXku5dQ5fs
    about 9 hours ago
  • Southwest Airlines Flight Returns to Nashville After Bird Strike https://t.co/ONzfFGVHK2
    about 11 hours ago