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Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing at Golf Course

By George Hatcher

A Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office helicopter made an emergency landing at Windsor Parke Golf Club in Jacksonville, Florida, on March 18th. The Sheriff’s Office confirmed that no one was injured in the incident. The cause of emergency landing is not clear at the moment. The helicopter was later towed from the scene. Download article as... »

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tampa

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-2051 had to return and make an emergency landing in Tampa, Florida, on March 15th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for San Francisco, California, but had to return shortly afterwards due to multiple birds strikes. The plane landed back safely. All one hundred and thirty-two passengers and five crew members... »

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... »

American Airlines Flight Diverts to Miami due to Cracked Windshield

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-953 diverted to Miami, Florida, on March 8th. The Boeing 777-200 plane heading from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Buenos Aires, Argentina, was diverted due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All passenger and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

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... »

Pilot Killed in Florida Plane Crash

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Eustis, Florida, on February 25th. Witnesses reported that the plane was hopping up and down on the runway before it went down at 19803 Eustis Airport Road. The 47-year-old pilot was killed in the crash. The FAA is investigating. Download article as PDF »

Southwest Airlines Flight Diverts to Orlando due to Cracked Windshield

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-6584 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Orlando, Florida, on February 21st. The Boeing 737-700 plane heading from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Nashville, Tennessee, was diverted due to a cracked windshield. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

NASA to Host National Space Council Meeting at Kennedy Space Center

By George Hatcher

NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida will host a meeting of the National Space Council, chaired by Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday, Feb. 21. NASA Television and the agency’s website will provide live coverage of the meeting beginning at 10 a.m. EST. Media are invited to cover the vice president’s arrival on Tuesday,... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Portugal

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-206 made an emergency landing at Lajes Field, Portugal, on February 16th. The Boeing 767-300 plane heading from Miami, Florida, to Milan-Malpensa Airport, Italy, was diverted after the crew noticed multiple system failures. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

JetBlue Flight Returns to Fort Lauderdale due to Engine Issue

By George Hatcher

JetBlue flight B6-1675 made an emergency landing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on February 13th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Kingston, Jamaica, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an issue with one of the engines. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained safe. Download article as PDF »

RSS Plane Crash News

  • BSF plane crash probe panel castigates force's air wing for 'non existent safety culture'
    NEW DELHI: The Border Security Force's (BSF) air wing — which routinely flies top VVIPs, especially of the home ministry — has been severely castigated by a government panel set up to probe the crash of a BSF Beechcraft Super King Air B 200 soon after takeoff from Delhi airport in December 2015, ...
  • Airport simulates emergency plane-crash
    Meant to reflect a real-life scenario as much as possible, the drill involved approximately 20 plane crash “victims” — portrayed by Adams County Christian School, high school students — who donned makeup that simulated grave injuries. Some of those simulating the most serious injuries even had fake ...
  • Jus' Bekoz: Win with dignity
    At least two of them, and possibly more of those who secretly were complicit and in vile agreement. One Mountaineer fan reportedly chortled something about a plane crash in a bar in Charleston, as reported by a Twitter person, in describing Marshall's loss to in-state rival West Virginia in last Sunday's ...
  • No denying Michigan on path to the Final Four
    ... even went through a plane crash and did everything. The team before that had five NBA first-rounders on it." One thing Beilein will be able to count on Saturday is that his squad will be well-supported. Roughly 2,000 miles from Ann Arbor, Michigan, fans turned Staples Center into a quasi-home game.
  • Nepal plane crash victim Piyash Roy's body reaches home
    Barisal, Mar 23 (UNB) – The body of Piyash Roy, who was killed in US-Bangla plane crash in Kathmandu, reached his home in Shitla Khola area of the city early Friday. An ambulance carrying the body arrived here around 3.30am. Earlier, family members received Piyash's body from Hazrat Shah Jalal ...
  • MSP end plane crash victim recovery effort
    Photo by: Photo courtesy Natural Resources Police A Natural Resources Police boat joins a Maryland State Police Boat during search and recovery operations for a plane crash that occurred on March 1. Police announced they ended operations on March 16. The body of the pilot was recovered, but the ...
  • Family finally learns fate of Canadian shot down over Germany in 1944
    ... one of their families finally has answers about their grandfather's last day during the war. “All we knew (was) that our grandfather was shot down in a plane crash,” Linda Sargeant told CTV News. “I don't think we knew where it was.” “You hear all these different stories,” her sister Laura Sargeant added.
  • PIA plane crash: Victim families being kept in the dark, PHC moved
    PESHAWAR: Member National Assembly (MNA) from Chitral and brother of one of the victims of a Pakistan International Airlines flight crash on Thursday moved the Peshawar High Court (PHC) seeking directions for the government to release final investigation report and compensation to legal heirs of ...
  • How a Vermont author is reaching reluctant readers
    MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) Have you had trouble getting your young son to sit down and read? It can be a challenge and you're not alone. On average, girls have outscored boys on reading assessments for decades both here in the U.S. and abroad. The reasons why are not always clear. But parents ...
  • 2018 NCAA Tournament: Michigan's Sweet 16 run brings Austin Hatch back to Los Angeles
    Austin Hatch's one year in Los Angeles was mostly spent grieving, after he survived a plane crash that killed his father and stepmother. Eight years earlier, he had survived a separate crash during which his mother, brother and sister died. So when Hatch, now a student assistant at Michigan, returned to ...


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