Flight 447: Press release N° 2

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
By George Hatcher

Paris, 01 June 2009 – 13:10 local time Press release N° 2 Versão brasileira abaixo Air France regrets to confirm the disappearance of flight AF 447 flying from Rio de Janeiro to Paris-Charles de Gaulle, scheduled to arrive at 11:10am local time today, as announced to the press by Air France CEO, Pierre-Henri Gourgeon.... »

Flight 447: First Press Release

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
By George Hatcher

Versão brasileira abaixo Air France regrets to announce that it has lost contact with flight AF 447 from Rio de Janeiro to Paris-Charles de Gaulle, expected to arrive this morning at 11:15 local time. The flight left Rio on 31 May at 7pm local time. 216 passengers are on board. There are 12 crew... »

Airbus Debris Located

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
By George Hatcher

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Lightning Strike Not a Cause?

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
By George Hatcher

Video Courtesy of KSL.com Severe turbulence theory: does the new generation plane measure up to the old? One pilot’s opinion Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print for later Tell a friend Download article as PDF »

NW flight Diverts from LA to Waterloo

Tuesday, June 2, 2009
By George Hatcher

What: Northwest Airlines Flight 335 Boeing 757 en route from Detroit to Los Angeles. Where: Waterloo When: on Tuesday morning Who: 182 passengers Why: An hour into the flight, the crew smelled smoke and diverted to Waterloo. Northwest is flying mechanics in on a substitute 757. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on... »

Flying in the face of Fate

Tuesday, June 2, 2009
By George Hatcher

George’s Point of View Sometimes heroes do things that are counter-intuitive. Police break up riots. Soldiers enter battle. Firemen run into fires. Our natures are designed to have the urge to run away from harm. It only makes sense. There are thrill seekers who defy that urge: race car drivers parachutists The Evel Knievils... »

Timeline: Air France flight 447

Monday, June 1, 2009
By George Hatcher

Timeline of the disappearance of Air France flight 447: All times are universal time, or Greenwich Mean Time. At this time of year, Seattle is seven hours behind GMT. May 31: 22:03 — Air France flight 447 departs from Rio de Janeiro. (Brazilian Air Force says plane left at 22:30.) June 1: 01:30 —... »

Air France Press Releases

Monday, June 1, 2009
By George Hatcher

Flight Air France 447 Rio de Janeiro – Paris-Charles de Gaulle Paris, 01 June 2009 – 16:44 local time Press release N° 4 Air France expresses its deepest sympathy to the relatives and friends of the passengers and crew who were on board AF flight 447 on 31 May 2009, which disappeared somewhere between... »

A330: Continued

Monday, June 1, 2009
By George Hatcher

UPDATE: 11:40pm EDT: The French government has requested assistance from the US in hopes that US spy satellites and listening stations could help find the aircraft. George’s Point of View June 30 1994 was a red letter day for the A330. It’s only fatality occurred on June 30 1994 when pilot error and faulty... »

Air France Flight 447 Airbus Missing

Monday, June 1, 2009
By George Hatcher
Air France Flight 447 Airbus Missing

Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer Gabriel Widyna Family members can call — 0 800 800 812 for people in France and 00 33 1 57 02 10 55 for families outside France. What: 4 year old Air France Airbus A330-200 en route from Rio de Janeiro,RJ (Brazil) to Paris... »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • 3 people die in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana
    3 people die in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana. OLDENBURG, Ind. (AP) -- State police say three people have died in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles says the crash of the single-engine Cessna plane near Oldenburg, Indiana, also killed one dog aboard ...
  • Small plane crash kills 3 people and a dog in Franklin County
    Three people and a dog were killed when a small plane crashed in Franklin County on Saturday. Indiana State Police say the single-engine Cessna plane was tra...
  • Drone footage shows wreckage from Franklin Co. plane crash
    Sky 9 captured footage of the wreckage from a small airplane crash in Franklin County, Indiana.
  • 3 people, 1 dog killed in Indiana plane crash
    FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. (WKRC) - Three people and a dog are dead after a small plane crashed Saturday night near Oldenburg, Indiana.Indiana State Police confirmed the crash happened around 9 p.m. in a wooded area behind a residence along Hamburg Road near Se.
  • Plane crash in El Cajon
    A small plane carrying three passengers crashed Sunday morning in Santee in when it struck a light pole. The plane crashed into a fence and caught fire,
  • Dog Is Only Survivor Of Plane Crash — Makes His Way Out Of Wreckage To Nearby House
    When responders got to the plane crash site in Indiana on Saturday, all on board the plane had perished, except one dog that had made his way to a nearby house. The folks in the house took him in and cared for the injured dog until a veterinarian was reached. The plane had departed from […]
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  • Pilot injured in small plane crash is Franklin County airport director
    Louisburg, N.C. — The pilot of a small plane that crashed Saturday afternoon has been identified by officials as a Franklin County Airport Director. Steve Merritt, a flight instructor and the manager of the Triangle North Executive Airport in Louisburg, is listed in critical condition Sunday after surgery at ...
  • UPDATED: Plane crash claims three lives
    Three persons and one dog were killed as a result of a small plane crash near Oldenburg Saturday evening, Dec. 16, according to a press release by Indiana State Police Sgt. Stephen Wheeles, Versailles District public information officer. About 9:10 p.m., the ISP was notified that an aircraft had crashed ...
  • 3 hurt when plane crashes near Gillepie Field
    A small plane carrying three passengers crashed Sunday morning in Santee in when it struck a light pole. The plane crashed into a fence and caught fire, damaging Cox Communications trucks in an adjacent parking lot. Karen KucherContact Reporter. Three people were injured early Sunday when a ...

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