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Small Plane Crashed in Wallingford, Connecticut; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Meriden Markham Municipal Airport in Wallingford, Connecticut, on April 24th. Authorities said that Joseph Tomanelli, 56, and his son Daniel Tomanelli, 21, were practicing takeoffs and landings when the plane went down. Joseph Tomanelli was killed in the crash while his son was injured. The incident is being investigated.... »

2 Killed After Small Plane Crashed in Punjab, Pakistan

By George Hatcher

A two-seater trainer plane crashed in Punjab, Pakistan, on February 24th. The plane, belonging to Shaheen Air, went down shortly after taking off from a flight training school in Faisalabad, Punjab. There were 2 people aboard at the time, including the instructor and trainee pilot. Both of them were killed in the crash. The... »

Small Plane Crashed Near Tweed-New Haven Airport, Connecticut; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Tweed-New Haven Airport in Connecticut, on February 22nd. Authorities said the Piper PA 38 plane went down in a nearby swamp immediately after taking off from the airport. There were two people aboard at the time; one of them was killed in the accident while the other one was... »

Small Plane Crashed in Barrow County, GA; Two Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed at Barrow County Airport in Winder, Georgia, on February 16th. Barrow County Emergency Services Captain Scott Dakin said the airport employees spotted the wreckage while coming back after the lunch break. “When they came down the road they did see the plane in the wood line just along the road... »

Small Plane Crashed in San Diego County; 1 Killed, 2 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Ramona in San Diego County, California, on February 12th. The Cessna plane, carrying three people, was on an instructional flight when it went down on a mountainside. A 20-year-old woman was killed in the crash while two other people were injured. The plane was registered to American Aviation Academy.... »

Brazil Supreme Court Judge Overseeing Corruption Probe Killed in Plane Crash

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on January 19th. The plane had taken off from Sao Paulo shortly before it went down near the coastal town of Paraty. The plane was carrying 3 people, including Brazilian supreme court Justice Teori Zavasck. All of them were killed in the... »

Small Plane Crash in Arizona Kills Family of Four

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Payson in Gila County, Arizona, on January 3rd. The single-engine Cessna 210 plane was heading from Scottsdale, Arizona, to Telluride, Colorado, when it went down. The plane was carrying four members of a family at the time; all of them were killed in the crash. The cause of crash... »

Four Killed After Small Plane Crashed in Southern Illinois

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed southeast of Vienna, Illinois, on December 31st. The Piper PA28 plane was carrying four people when it went down in a wooded area. All four people, including two adult men and two adult women, were killed in the crash. Their identities have not yet been released. The cause of crash... »

3 Dead After Small Plane Crashes in Tennessee

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, on December 26th. The Cessna 182 plane was heading to Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport, Sevierville, Tennessee, when it went down. There were 3 people aboard at the time, including Kim Smith, 42, David Starling, 41, and Hunter Starling, 8. All of them were... »

Air Canada Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Air Canada flight AC-868 made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport, Ireland, on December 24th. The plane flying from Toronto, Canada, to London, United Kingdom, was diverted after a 10-year-old girl had a cardiac arrest midair. The plane landed safely. The child was immediately taken to University Hospital Limerick where she was later pronounced... »

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  • Republic Airways Flight Diverts to Washington Dulles International Airport https://t.co/OmxW0zREvn
    about 11 hours ago
  • Delta Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam https://t.co/GAcAhrrmNl
    about 11 hours ago
  • United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in San Francisco https://t.co/5tNMEv1SVS
    about 12 hours ago
  • Flybe Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam https://t.co/mlBN1J9BS8
    about 12 hours ago
  • BBC News - German airlines drop safety rule prompted by Germanwings crash - CRAZY https://t.co/nX5XvEkOK3
    about 13 hours ago