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Plane Crash in Philippines Leaves 10 Dead

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed into a house in Plaridel, Bulacan, Philippines, on March 17th. The incident happened shortly after the plane, carrying five people, departed from Plaridel Airport. Ten people were killed in the crash, including all five occupants of the plane and five people on the ground. The incident is being investigated. Download... »

U.S. Military Helicopter Crashes in Iraq; 7 Dead

By George Hatcher

A U.S. military helicopter crashed in Anbar province of Iraq, on March 16th. The HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter was carrying seven personnel when it went down near the city of al-Qaim. All seven people aboard were killed in the crash. The incident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

U.S. Navy Fighter Jet Crashes Off Key West; 2 Killed

By George Hatcher

A U.S. Navy fighter jet crashed near the Naval Air Station Key West, Florida, on March 14th. The F/A-18F Super Hornet plane was performing a training flight when it went down. There were two aviators aboard, including the pilot Lt. Cmdr. James Brice Johnson and the weapons systems operator Lt. Caleb Nathaniel King; both... »

US-Bangla AirlinesFlight BS211 update

By George Hatcher

Update on the fatal crash of US-Bangla Airlines Flight BS211, a de Havilland Dash 8-400 #S2-AGU that performed flight BS-211 from Dhaka to Kathmandu. There appear to be 22 survivors of 71 aboard. US-Bangla Airlines flight BS211 crashed on approach to Kathmandu-Tribhuvan Airport, Nepal with 67 passengers and 4 crew aboard: 33 were Nepalis,... »

US- Bangla Plane Crashes in Nepal; 39 Killed, others Injured

By George Hatcher

US-Bangla Airlines flight BS-211 hit the ground and burst into flames at the runway of Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal, on March 12th. The de Havilland Dash 8-400 was flying from Dhaka, Bangladesh, to Kathmandu, Nepal, at the time of the crash. The plane was carrying 67 passengers and 4 crew members at the... »

Small Plane Crash-Lands in North Carolina after Losing Fuel Pressure

By George Hatcher

A small plane crash-landed in a field near Williford Road in Sharpsburg, Wilson County, North Carolina, on the afternoon of March 10th. The plane was flying from Fayetteville to Washington, at the time. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was trying to make an emergency landing after losing fuel pressure. The plane... »

Small Plane Crash in Thailand Leaves 2 Dead, 2 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small training plane crashed in Phuket, Thailand, on March 10th. Authorities said the plane went down in a field near a flying club in Thalang district of Phuket. There were four people aboard at the time; two of them were killed in the crash while others were injured. The deceased include the pilot... »

Small Plane Crashes at Laredo International Airport; 3 Dead

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed at Laredo International Airport, Texas, on March 8th. The pilot had reported smoke coming from an engine and was attempting to land back at the airport when the plane went down. All three people aboard were killed in the crash. The FAA and the NTSB are investigating. Download article as... »

Two Injured After Small Plane Crashes in Edgewater, Florida

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Edgewater, Florida, on March 6th. The plane was attempting to land at Massey Ranch Airpark when it crashed in the backyard of a Florida home The plane was carrying two siblings, Amrit Ramnarine, 23, and Asha Ramnarine, 21; both were injured and were taken to a hospital. The cause... »

Small Plane Crash in Utah Kills Four

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in San Juan County, Utah, on February 22nd. The incident happened when the plane was transporting four people from Grand Junction, Colorado, to Albuquerque, New Mexico. All four occupants of the plane were killed in the crash. The cause of accident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • First pictures of Red Arrows plane wreckage after crash at RAF Valley
    RAF ValleyEyewitnesses 'saw Red Arrows pilot eject before RAF Valley plane crash' · A major incident is underway at RAF Valley, where a Red Arrows Hawk jet is understood to have crashed · RecallsAsda is urgently recalling sausages over health fears · Customers are being told to bring them back to ...
  • Eyewitness films moment after Red Arrows plane crash
    Eyewitness films moment after Red Arrows plane crash. An eyewitness has filmed the moment after a Red Arrows plane has crashed at RAF Valley, in North Wales, today. Sian Williams said: "I saw the parachute, and then the plane hit the runway and went up in flames." Eyewitness films moment after ...
  • Eyewitnesses 'saw Red Arrows pilot eject before RAF Valley plane crash'
    Eyewitnesses 'saw Red Arrows pilot eject before RAF Valley plane crash'. A major incident is underway at RAF Valley, where a Red Arrows Hawk jet is understood to have crashed. Share; Comments. By. Sarah Hodgson. 15:02, 20 MAR 2018; Updated 15:17, 20 MAR 2018. News. Enter your postcode to ...
  • UK Red Arrow aerobatic team plane crashes in Wales
    LONDON (Reuters) - A jet in Britain's Red Arrows aerobatic team crashed at an airbase in Wales on Tuesday, the Royal Air Force said, but there was no immediate word on the fate of the pilot. The incident occurred in the early afternoon at RAF Valley in Anglesey, north Wales. "We are aware of an ...
  • UK investigating reports of military plane crash at Welsh base
    LONDON, March 20 (Reuters) - Britain'sRoyal Air Force (RAF) said on Tuesday it was investigating reports that a Hawk plane had crashed at a base in Wales. "We are aware of an incident today at RAF Valley involving a Hawk aircraft. We are investigating the incident" it said on Twitter. The defence ...
  • Russia Grounds All AN-148 Planes Over Safety Fears After Plane Crash
    Russia has grounded all Antonov An-148 aircraft over safety fears a month after the tragic plane crash of a passenger jet outside Moscow after equipment failure. All 71 passengers and crew aboard Saratov Airlines Flight 703 were killed when the An-148 regional jet plummeted minutes after departing ...
  • Air Force Plane Crash Lands In Kaduna
    An aircraft, belonging to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Monday, crashed in Kauran Dawa village in Lere Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The aircraft is used for training purposes and the pilot only sustained minor injuries after crash landing the plane, Naija News understands. The crash was ...
  • Indian Air Force Hawk trainer aircraft crashes near Odisha-Jharkhand border
    Last month, two Air Force pilots lost their lives in a plane crash in Majuli in Assam on 15 February. The Microlight Virus SW-80 had crashed after getting airborne from Air Force Station Jorhat, for a routine sortie. The pilots attempted an emergency landing but the aircraft crashed in a sand bar in the ...
  • Nepal plane crash victim Mahmudur buried
    Faridpur: SM Mahmudur Rahman, who was killed in US-Bangla plane crash in Kathmandu, was buried at his family graveyard at...
  • Condition of pilot Abid Sultan's wife unchanged
    The condition of Afsana Khanam, wife of US-Bangla aircraft crash victim pilot Abid Sultan, remained unchanged today as she has been kept on life support at a Dhaka hospital. She suffered a stroke at her Uttara residence on Sunday and was kept on life support at the National Institute of Neuroscience ...


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March 2018
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  • At Least 22 Bulgarians Injured in Egypt Bus Crash https://t.co/ED5VXywh7T
    about 21 hours ago
  • Air Atlanta Icelandic Plane Returns to Germany due to Cracked Windshield https://t.co/f1cE2hdXk3
    about 21 hours ago
  • Helicopter Carrying Ivanka Trump Suffers Engine Failure https://t.co/qSfw6GzETY
    about 21 hours ago
  • Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing at Golf Course https://t.co/UGMI9p5o42
    about 21 hours ago
  • #Aviationsafety Flight Plan Changes in Effect for DC FRZ. Notice Number: NOTC7677 https://t.co/AtJtnAu4x7
    about 23 hours ago