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Helicopter Crash in India Kills One; Two Injured

By George Hatcher

A helicopter lost its balance and crashed while taking-off from Himalayan shrine of Badrinath, Uttarakhand, India, on June 10th. The accident happened due to insufficient air pressure. A crew member lost his life while the two pilots sustained injuries in the crash. All five passengers remained safe. The crash remains under investigation. Download article... »

Myanmar Military Plane Carrying 122 People Crashes into Andaman Sea

By George Hatcher

A Myanmar military plane crashed into Andaman Sea near the city of Dawei, Myanmar, on June 7th. The plane, carrying one hundred and twenty-two people, had disappeared from the radar around thirty minutes after it took off from Myeik, Myanmar. Among the occupants were soldiers and their family members. Authorities said they have found... »

Small Plane Crashes in Camarillo, California; Father, Son Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Camarillo, California, on June 4th. Authorities said the single-engine plane went down in a private property in Marvella Court. There were two people aboard at the time, including James Harlan, 57, and his son, Dylan Harlan,15; both of them were killed in the crash. The incident is being investigated.... »

Small Plane Crashes near Fairbanks, Alaska; Two Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Fairbanks, Alaska, on May 27th. The single-engine plane was carrying two people when it went down approximately 50 miles east of Fairbanks. Both occupants of the plane were killed in the accident. They were identified as Sam Richard Brice, 81, of Fairbanks, and Howard A. “Buzz” Otis, 63, of... »

Summit Air Freight Flight Crashes in Nepal; 2 Killed, 3, Injured

By George Hatcher

A Summit Air freight flight crashed on the runway of Tenzing–Hillary Airport, Lukla, Chaurikharka, Nepal, on May 27th. The Let L-410 flying from Kathmandu, Nepal, was about to land when it hit a tree near the runway and hit the land. The incident happened due to fog. The aircraft sustained technical problems. Captain and... »

Single Engine Plane Crashes in California; 2 Killed

By George Hatcher

A single-engine plane crashed at Lake Berryessa between Pleasure Cove Marina and Markley Cove Resort in Napa County, California, on the morning of May 8th. The two men aboard the Icon A5, identified as Jon Murray Karkow, 55, and his passenger Cagri Sever, 41, were killed in the crash. Both were employees of Icon... »

Egyptair Flight MS804 Almost A Year Later

By George Hatcher

Egyptair Flight MS804 (AKA EgyptAir Flight 804) was a Paris to Cairo flight that ended in the Mediterranean on May 19, 2016. Sixty-six people lost their lives: three security crew, fifty-six passengers, seven crew. Egyptian authorities published a progress report on 28/06/16 that the BEA repaired the recorders. On 17/06 that the Technical Investigation... »

Tour Helicopter Crashes in California; 3 Injured

By George Hatcher

A tour helicopter made a crash landing, hit 2 vans, and caught fire in the parking area of Santa Barbara Municipal Golf Club in California, in the afternoon of May 5th. The four-seater Robinson R-44 was returning to the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport after a tour, when it developed a mechanical problem. All three... »

Air Cargo Carriers Plane Crashes in West Virginia; 2 Killed

By George Hatcher

Air Cargo Carriers flight 2Q-1260 crashed into the trees left to the runway of Yeager Airport, Charleston, West Virginia, on May 5th. The Short SD-330 flying on behalf of UPS went down the hill after hitting the trees. All 2 crew members aboard lost their lives in the crash. The incident is under investigation.... »

Eight Killed After Military Plane Crashed in Colombia

By George Hatcher

A military plane crashed in the municipality of Facatativa in Colombia, on May 1st. The plane was flying from Guaymaral airbase, Bogota, to Tolemaida airbase, Melgar, when it went down. There were eight people aboard at the time; all of them were killed in the crash. The cause of crash is being investigated. Download... »

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