Emergency Landing in Ohio

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher
Emergency Landing in Ohio

Where: A field on Township Road 1275, Ashland Ohio When: Saturday Who: Pilot Jeffrey K. Edmondson Why: When the engine cut out, the pilot had to make an emergency landing. There was damage to the landing gear. Recommend on Facebook Share on Google Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print for later Tell a... »

Gazelle Helicopter Crashes in the UK

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher
Gazelle Helicopter Crashes in the UK

What: ex-military Gazelle helicopter en route from Stratford-upon-Avon to Yeovilton in Somerset Where: in open grassland about 800-900 feet high – one of the highest spots in Gloucestershire, crashed in a field at a farm in Winchcombe, near Cheltenham. When: Noon Nov 1 Who: Two men and a woman Why: poor visibility is conjectured... »

Flightsmanship Averts Disaster in Commemorative Flight

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher
Flightsmanship Averts Disaster in  Commemorative Flight

What: Commemorative Air Force T6 Texan modified to resemble a Nakajima B5N2 “KATE” Torpedo Bomber, a type of aircraft that “devastated Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.” The replica is part of the Central Texas wing from the San Marcos Municipal Airport. The replica had taken off from an air show at Lackland AFB... »

21 Year Old Cropduster Crashes and Burns in Tasmania

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher
21 Year Old Cropduster Crashes and Burns in Tasmania

What: 1967 cropdusting Cessna Where: Cressy in north Tasmania When: 8 a m Who: 12 year old pilot working for a local aviation company Why: The engine stalled, lost altitude and hit the ground nose first, exploding and igniting fuel from the ruptured tank. The propeller was torn off by the impact.The pilot was... »

UK Plane/Tractor Crash

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher
UK Plane/Tractor Crash

What: two-seater de Havilland Chipmunk airplane with dual controls. Where: Seething airfield, near Loddon, UK When: Wednesday afternoon Who: Media boss Ian Davies, 49 and passenger Stephen Shutt, 51. Tractor driver, Andrew Hill, was treated for shock. Why: The plane crashed into a tractor in Norfolk. Ian Davis died on impact, Shutt taken to... »

Air India Emergency Landing at Indira Gandhi International Airport

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher

What: Air India’s Delhi- Hyderabad-Tirupati flight (IC 942) en route from Indira Gandhi International airport to London Where: Indira Gandhi International airport When: Friday-10.15 takeoff; declared emergency around 11.15 am Who: 66 passengers on board 6 crew members Why: emergency landing an hour after take off. Passengers rerouted in another aircraft around 12.30 and... »

3 Spaniards 1 Guatemalan die in Helicopter Crash.

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher
3 Spaniards 1 Guatemalan die in Helicopter Crash.

What: Helicopter en route from Guatemala’s northern El Peten Province Where: rainforest in the rural province of Verapaz, some 185 miles (300 kms) northeast of the capital Guatemala City in northern Guatemala When: Thursday Who: Spanish businessman Virgilio Casado was piloting the helicopter along with fellow Spaniards Jose Luis Briz Mateo and Juan Calvo... »

NC Helicopter Crash

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher
NC Helicopter Crash

What: North Carolina based helicopter working to cut tree limbs and brush from a utility right of way Where: Carroll Township, Washington County When: Thursday, Oct 30 Who: Pilot. Why: The pilot reports losing power precipitating forced landing. The unidentified pilot was conscious and alert when taken to the hospital by a medical evacuation... »

Pilot Suffers Stroke During Flight

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher
Pilot Suffers Stroke During Flight

What: Airbus 320 en route from Manila to and Bacolod City Where: Philippines When: the flight landed safely at 5:37 p.m. local time Who: Philippine Airlines pilot Alex Carvajal, 79 passengers Why:Pilot suffered a stroke yesterday afternoon while he was at the controls. Co-pilot Donato Cabigo took over the helm and landed without incident.... »

Cedar Fort Crash Update

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
By George Hatcher

Video Courtesy of KSL.com What: home-built airplane classified by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) as an experimental aircraft Where: Cedar Fort When: Tuesday just after 11 a.m. Who: pilot, 62-year-old David Silfvast, from Salt Lake, and his passenger, 71-year-old David Edgerly both killed in the crash Why: Under Investigation There have been six deadly... »

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