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Southwest Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence Near Tampa

By George Hatcher

Southwest Airlines flight WN-4851 encountered severe turbulence near Tampa, Florida, on April 22nd. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Nashville, Tennessee, was descending toward Tampa. The plane continued for a safe landing. According to the FAA, two flight attendants were injured in the incident. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crashes at Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport; 2 Injured

By George Hatcher

A nine-seat single-engine plane crashed at Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport, Georgia, on January 6. Authorities said the Cobalt Air 727, a Pilatus PC-12 plane, developed some issues while it was taking off for Lexington, Kentucky. The pilot was attempting to land back when the plane ran off the runway 1 and came to stop... »

Helicopter Crashed Near the Cerfontaine Airfield in Belgium; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

A helicopter crashed near the Cerfontaine airfield, in the province of Namur in southwestern Belgium, at around 5:00 p.m. on June 13. One of the two people aboard died and the other one suffered multiple serious injuries. According to the local rescue center, firefighters and paramedics from close by town arrived on the location.... »

Russian Helicopter Crashed in Murmansk: 16 out of 18 Dead

By George Hatcher

A Mi-8 helicopter crashed on June 1 into a lake in Murmansk region of northern Russia. According to the authorities, the helicopter was carrying 18 people, including 13 passengers and 5 crew members. The passengers of the ill-fated helicopter included top officials of renowned fertilizer manufacturer, Apatite. Sixteen people were killed in the accident... »

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  • Bird Strike Database Query
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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 14 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