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Glider Plane Crash in Arizona Leaves Pilot Wounded

By George Hatcher

A single-engine glider plane went down and crashed in Hidden Valley, Maricopa, Pinal County, Arizona, on September 16th. Pilot, the only person onboard, was taken to hospital. His condition, however, remains unknown. The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Download article as PDF »

Motor Glider Plane Crash in Colorado; 2 Killed

By George Hatcher

A fixed-wing motor glider aircraft crashed at the Telluride Ski Area, Telluride, Colorado, on August 24th. Two people including the pilot were killed in the crash. The cause of the crash has not been reported yet. Download article as PDF »

Colombia Glider Crash

By George Hatcher

A Urdinarrain Air Club Lehtovaara PIK-16C Vasama (this is a glider; I had to look it up. The crash is bad enough you can’t really tell.) The glider was climbing while being towed at Urdinarrain Airfield, Prov. de Entre Ríos. The glider crashed, killing the pilot. Ricardo Alfredo Cabrera was aboard the training glider.... »

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  • Air Consumer.gov
  • AirCrashConsultants
  • Airfleets
  • Airliners.net
  • AOPA
  • Bird Strike Database
  • Bird Strike Database Query
  • EASA
  • FAA
  • Find A Pilot
  • Frixo
  • IATA
  • International Civil Aviation Organization
  • Montreal Convention MC99 English
  • Nasa
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  • U.S. Office of Special Counsel
July 2018
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  • WATCH: Passenger’s terrifying footage of Wonderboom plane crash https://t.co/zo1Lm9Y2rZ via @TheCitizen_News
    about 11 hours ago
  • Boeing exec says the 747 jumbo jet's future will be as a private jet https://t.co/DKK7b9iEsL
    about 11 hours ago
  • Lantana Airport flight instructor killed in Everglades plane crash https://t.co/FIeXUZbEGI
    about 13 hours ago
  • Air India Flight Diverts to Kolkata due to Smoke in Cabin https://t.co/Op02OmAIyo
    about 19 hours ago
  • Alaska Airlines Flight Diverts to Kansas City due to Loss of Cabin Pressure https://t.co/cRDevz736e
    about 19 hours ago