US Airways Emergency Landing in Salt Lake

Saturday, September 20, 2008
By George Hatcher
US Airways Emergency Landing in Salt Lake

What: US Airways Bombardier CRJ900 regional jet en route from Edmonton, Canada, to Phoenix, Arizona. Where: Diverted to Salt Lake City –Salt Lake City International Airport When: 10:20 am Who: 86 passengers and three crew members transferred to other flights to Phoenix Why: Diverted due to a crack in the front windshield. Recommend on... »

Rhode Islanders Homebuilt Crashes in Iowa Field

Friday, September 19, 2008
By George Hatcher
Rhode Islanders Homebuilt Crashes in Iowa Field

What: homemade single-engine plane attempting to land at Marshalltown airport Where: Iowa field When: Wednesday 7 p.m. Who: 74-year-old Vernon Knott and passenger 77-year-old Clara Erickson from from Rhode Island Why: The plane crash-landed in the field. Pilot and passenger survived. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print... »

Madrid Crash Video

Friday, September 19, 2008
By George Hatcher
Madrid Crash Video

Click thru to Video of Madrid Crash and initial phone call reporting the event Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print for later Tell a friend Download article as PDF »

Microlight Crashes in UK

Friday, September 19, 2008
By George Hatcher
Microlight Crashes in UK

What: microlight which crashed at 50mph, possibly planning a short flight around the Easingwold and Thirsk Where: taking off a grass runway at Baxby Air Sports Club, Husthwaite, near Easingwold, North Yorkshire UK When: 1.30pm Thursday Who: the pilot, and a passenger were both taken to York District Hospital. Why: Unable to reach the... »

Pilot crashes in La Porte Soybean Field

Friday, September 19, 2008
By George Hatcher
Pilot crashes in La Porte Soybean Field

What: Delivering new plane to Minnesota. Where: When the engine quit, the pilot found the La Porte County soybean field. North of Indiana 4 next to Whispering Meadows subdivision, pilot executed a textbook emergency landing. When: 9/18/2008 Thursday Who: flight instructor/plane salesman/Pilot Anthony DeBaney Why: Engine quit at noon Thursday. The single passenger plane... »

Piper Crashes in Colorado

Friday, September 19, 2008
By George Hatcher
Piper Crashes in Colorado

What: small twin-engine 1982 PA-60 Piper Aerostar was owned by BDW Equipment Leasing out of Las Vegas en route to McElroy Airfield Where: in a hay meadow on Grand Valley Ranch , Grand County Colorado near Kremmling When: 8:25 p.m. Thursday Sept 18 Who: Two people and two dogs are confirmed dead, (and currently... »

Mooney Crash lands at Bolingbrook

Friday, September 19, 2008
By George Hatcher
Mooney Crash lands at Bolingbrook

What: single-propeller Mooney M20 built in 1965, owned by B. Thomas of Morris, flying southbound. Where: near the intersection of Lily Cache Lane and Weber Road, BOLINGBROOK, Ill.near the Bolingbrook Clow International Airport in the suburban Chicago When: Thursday. Who: The pilot and passenger aboard “walked away” but were later taken to an area... »

Boeing Landing in Copenhagen

Friday, September 19, 2008
By George Hatcher
Boeing Landing in Copenhagen

What: Boeing 737 en route from western Denmark and was headed to Lanzarote in the Canary Islands Where: Copenhagen airport belonging to small Danish charter airline Jettime When: Friday Who: Plane with 147 (145?) people on board Why: Pilot reported a landing gear malfunction. Plane dumped fuel prior to landing at Copenhagen airport. Two... »

Fleet crashes as Propeller Falls Off

Friday, September 19, 2008
By George Hatcher
Fleet crashes as Propeller Falls Off

What: 1930 Fleet # 2 Where: Crash-landed in a field just east of Pheasant Run private airport east of 5782 Trask Road. Pilot was intending to perform a demonstration fly-by over a Pheasant Run private airport When: 6:30 pm Sept 17 Who: Pilot, Michael Toman, 46 years old, was not injured. Why: After the... »

International Boundary and Water Commission Casualties found near Tex/Mex Border.

Friday, September 19, 2008
By George Hatcher
International Boundary and Water Commission Casualties found near Tex/Mex Border.

Update Senator John Cornyn–on the Judiciary Committee’s Immigration, Border Security and Refugees subcommittee and the Armed Services Committee’s Airland subcommittee, former Texas Attorney General, Texas Supreme Court Justice, and Bexar County District Judge– released a Statement regarding the International Boundary and Water Commission Plane Crash “Since the disappearance of this aircraft earlier in the... »

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