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Plane Crash Near Zimbabwe-Mozambique Border Kills 6

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in the Vumba Mountains in Zimbabwe, on March 27th. The plane was heading from Beira, Mozambique, to Mutare, Zimbabwe when it went down. There were 6 people aboard, including 2 crew members and 4 passengers; all of them were killed in the crash. The accident is being investigated. Download article... »

Air Services Limited Plane Crash-Lands in Guyana

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Services Limited Plane Crash-Lands in Guyana

An Air Services Limited plane crash-landed at Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Guyana, on March 27th. The incident happened when Cessna 172 plane was performing a training flight. There were two people aboard at the time, including the pilot and a trainee; both of them remained unharmed. Authorities said the plane’s landing gear sustained damage... »

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,... »

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 »

Pilot Killed after Small Plane Crashed near Hesperia Airport, CA

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Hesperia Airport, California, on March 7th. Authorities said the ultralight plane went down near the north end of the airport. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the accident. He was later identified as Robert Alexander, 55, of Hesperia, California. The incident is being investigated.... »

Royal Jordanian Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway in Iraq

Sunday, March 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Royal Jordanian Airlines Plane Veers Off Runway in Iraq

Royal Jordanian Airlines flight RJ-800 veered off runway at Sulaimaniyah International Airport, Iraq, on March 4th. The incident happened when the Embraer ERJ-175 plane was coming from Amman, Jordan. There were 30 people aboard at the time; the airline confirmed that none of them were injured. Download article as PDF »

Cathay Dragon Plane Suffers Tail Strike in Cambodia

Sunday, March 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Cathay Dragon Plane Suffers Tail Strike in Cambodia

A Cathay Dragon plane suffered a tail strike while landing in Siem Reap, Cambodia, on March 3rd. The incident happened when the Airbus A321-200 plane was performing flight KA-248 from Hong Kong, China. The plane taxied to apron without further incident. All 143 passengers aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Air Canada Plane Veers Off Runway at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Sunday, February 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air Canada Plane Veers Off Runway at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Air Canada flight AC-623 veered off runway during landing at Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on February 25th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane coming from Halifax, Canada, was attempting to land in low visibility. All 112 people on board remained safe. Download article as PDF »

2 Killed After Small Plane Crashed in Punjab, Pakistan

Saturday, February 25, 2017
By George Hatcher

A two-seater trainer plane crashed in Punjab, Pakistan, on February 24th. The plane, belonging to Shaheen Air, went down shortly after taking off from a flight training school in Faisalabad, Punjab. There were 2 people aboard at the time, including the instructor and trainee pilot. Both of them were killed in the crash. The... »

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