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Silver Airways Flight Hits Turbulence Near Orlando; 5 Injured

By George Hatcher

Silver Airways flight 3M-70 encountered turbulence near Orlando, Florida, on August 12th. The plane flying from Key West, Florida, was descending toward Orlando when it hit turbulence that injured five passengers. The plane landed safely. Download article as PDF »

10 Injured After American Airlines Plane Hits Turbulence

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-759 encountered turbulence near Long Island, New York, on August 5th. The Airbus A330-300 plane flying from Athens, Greece, was descending toward Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, when it hit turbulence that injured ten people. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were taken to hospitals. Download article as PDF »

3 Killed, 1 Injured After Small Plane Crashes in Switzerland

By George Hatcher

A Piper PA-28 plane crashed near the Diavolezza mountain in Switzerland, on August 4th. The incident happened when the plane was transporting three teenagers who were participating in a week-long youth camp organized by Swiss Aero Club. Three people, including the pilot and two 14-year old boys were killed in the crash. A 17-year-old... »

Small Plane Crashed Near Enumclaw Airport, WA; 3 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small Cessna plane crashed near Enumclaw Airport in King County, Washington, on July 27th. Authorities said the plane went down off 244th Avenue SE, Enumclaw. Three people were injured in the incident; two of them were flown to Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, in critical condition. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crashed in Hawaii; 3 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Moanalua Freeway in Mapunapuna, Hawaii, on June 30th. The Piper PA28 plane was carrying three people when it went down under unknown circumstances. All three occupants of the plane sustained serious injuries, and were taken to a trauma center. The FAA and the NTSB are investigating. Download article as... »

Small Plane Crashes on California Freeway; 2 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crash-landed on the 405 freeway in Orange County, California, on June 30th. Authorities said the pilot had declared an emergency shortly after departing from John Wayne airport, and was trying to return when the plane went down and caught fire. There were two people aboard at the time; both of them... »

Small Plane Crashed into Daycare Building in Fort Myers; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed into a daycare center in Fort Myers, Florida, on June 24th. One person was killed in the accident while another one was injured. The injured was shifted to a hospital. Authorities confirmed that there were no employees inside the Chico’s daycare center when the Piper PA-28 crashed into it. The... »

American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Burning Smell

By George Hatcher

American Airlines flight AA-5559 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Selma, Alabama, on June 21st. The plane heading from New Orleans, Louisiana, to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Virginia, was diverted after burning smell was noticed in the cabin and cockpit. The plane landed safely. There were sixty-five passengers aboard at... »

Houston-Bound United Airlines Flight Hits Turbulence; 10 Injured

By George Hatcher

United Airlines flight UA-1031 encountered turbulence on the way to Houston, Texas, on June 20th. The Boeing 737-800 plane was flying from Panama City, Panama, when it hit turbulence that injured nine passengers and one crew member. The plane continued for a safe landing. The injured were taken to hospitals. Download article as PDF »

China Eastern Airlines Plane Hits Severe Turbulence; 26 Injured

By George Hatcher

China Eastern Airlines flight MU-774 encountered severe turbulence on the way to Kunming, China, on June 18th. The Airbus A330-200 plane was flying from Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, when it hit severe turbulence that injured twenty-six passengers. The plane continued for a safe landing. Authorities said four passengers suffered serious injuries while twenty-two... »

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