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Helicopter Crashes in Ohio; Two Killed

By George Hatcher

A helicopter crashed into a field in Troy Township, Wood County, Ohio, on January 15th. The incident happened when the helicopter was carrying two workers who were doing survey work for the utility company FirstEnergy. Both occupants of the aircraft were killed in the crash. The FAA and the NTSB are investigating. Download article... »

Planes Collide at Toronto Pearson International Airport

By George Hatcher

Two planes collided at Toronto Pearson International Airport, Canada, on January 5th. Authorities said a WestJet plane, inbound from Cancun, Mexico, was waiting to go to a gate when a Sunwing Airlines plane, moving back from a gate, struck it. The Sunwing plane caught fire after the accident. There were one hundred and sixty-eight... »

Plane Crashes in Costa Rica; 12 Killed, Including 10 Americans

By George Hatcher

A Nature Air plane crashed in the mountains of Guanacaste in Costa Rica, on December 31st. The incident happened shortly after the plane took off for Juan Santamaria International Airport. There were twelve people aboard at the time, including ten US citizens and two local crew members. All of them were killed in the... »

Bangladesh Air Force Training Planes Collide Mid-Air

By George Hatcher

Two Bangladesh Air Force training planes collided mid-air in Cox’s Bazar district of Bangladesh, on December 27th. Authorities said the Russian Yak 130 planes were being flown by four flight cadets. All four pilots were able to eject safely. The incident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crash in Florida Kills Five on Christmas Eve

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed at Bartow Municipal Airport, Florida, on December 24th. The incident happened immediately after the plane took off from the main runway, in dense fog. There were five people aboard the plane; all of them were killed in the crash. They were identified as the pilot John Hugh Shannon, 70, his... »

Couple from Kansas Dies in Missouri Plane Crash

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a field near Branson West Airport, Missouri, on December 17th. The Incident happened when the Piper Cherokee plane was carrying two people. Both occupants of the plane were killed in the crash. They were identified as the pilot Keith M. Curtis, 52, and Dawn Curtis, 45, both from of... »

Three Injured After Small Plane Crashed in California

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed into a parking lot near Gillespie Field in El Cajon, California, on December 17th. Authorities said the pilot had reported engine issues, and was attempting to return to Gillespie Field when the plane went down and caught fire. Three people were injured in the crash, including the pilot and two... »

Small Plane Crashes in Indiana; 3 People, 1 Dog Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a wooded area near Oldenburg, Indiana, on December 16th. The incident happened when the single-engine Cessna plane was heading from Kansas City, Missouri, to Frederick, Maryland. Three people were killed in the crash. Authorities said two dogs were also on-board; one of them was killed while the one survived.... »

Small Plane Crashes near Miami Executive Airport; Pilot Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Miami Executive Airport in Miami-Dade County, Florida, on December 10th. Authorities said the pilot had declared an emergency shortly after departing from Miami Executive Airport, and was attempting to return when the plane went down. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. Download... »

2 Killed, 2 Injured After Small Plane Crashes in San Diego

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed into a home in the Clairemont neighborhood of San Diego, California, on December 9th. It is believed that the plane experienced an engine failure shortly after taking off from Montgomery – Gibbs Executive Airport. There were four people aboard at the time; two of them were killed in the crash... »

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  • Airbus a319 crash
    I will do it for every vid More Airbus A319 Crash images Chart listing the rate of plane crashes involving passenger fatalities in fatal events per million Airbus A320 (includes A318, A319, Plane crash rates by model Nov 26, 2016 · Emergency Landing, Crash Landing! Plane on fire! WATCH THE BEST ...
  • Pakistan expresses condolences over plane crash in Turkey
    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has conveyed condolences to the people of Turkey on the loss of precious lives as a result of a crash of a military plane, according to a foreign office statement on Thursday. “The news of a military plane crash in Isparta province of Turkey on 17 January 2018 has been received ...
  • Plane with 6 on board disappears from radar in the Bahamas
    NASSAU, Bahamas — Authorities lost track of a small plane with six people on board Wednesday as it traveled between two islands in the Bahamas and searchers later found a debris field, suggesting the aircraft may have crashed into the ocean, officials said. The twin-engine Piper Aztec was en route ...
  • Turkish military cargo plane crashes, kills three soldiers
    According to a statement by the Turkish army, the victims of the plane crash were all military personnel. It should be recalled that In December 2017, a Turkish fighter jet also crashed close to an airport in the southeastern city of Diyarbakir. The Ankara government is locked in a decades-long conflict with ...
  • Three dead in Turkey military plane crash: Army
    Istanbul A Turkish military transport plane on Wednesday crashed in southern Anatolia, claiming the lives of three army personnel on board, the Turkish a...
  • Four Missing, Two Bodies Recovered After Plane Crash in The Bahamas
    NASSAU, The Bahamas, Wednesday January 17, 2018 – Two bodies have been recovered and four other people are feared dead after a small plane in which they were travelling went missing after takeoff from the airport on the Bahamian island of Andros this morning. Three men, two women and a ...
  • FG To Boost National Grid With 2000MW To National Grid
    He explained, “Nigeria like other places recorded plane crash in the case of Dana where extreme temperatures damaged the recorders because they are tape based. So we are upgrading it to something that is more permanent and can stand high temperatures. These are international requirements.
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  • The Most Horrible Plane Crash Accident In The World Plane Crash
    Worst Aviation Disasters And Plane Crashes In History Lauda Air Flight 004 – 223 dead: On 26 May 1991 flight 004 frome Bangkok to Vienna broke up in the air ...
  • Record 4.1b flew by scheduled flight in 2017
    Montreal: Budget carriers continued to push global air traffic to new record levels last year, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) said on Wednesday. Scheduled air services carried “a new record” of 4.1 billion passengers in 2017, an increase of 7.1 per cent over the previous year, ICAO ...

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