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Small Planes Hit Each Other during Parachutist Competition; 4 Killed

By George Hatcher

Two small planes crashed into each other near Godollo, Pest County, Budapest, Hungary, on September 18th. The planes collided during a parachutist competition, when one of them lost contact with the air control. 4 people list their lives in the crash. The crash remains under investigation. Download article as PDF »

Israeli Warplanes Came Dangerously Close to Ryanair Passenger Plane

By George Hatcher

Two Israel Air Force F-16 fighter jets almost crashed into a Ryanair passenger plane near Ovda Airport, Israel, on March 1st. The passenger plane was en-route from Krakow, Poland, to Ovda airport, Israel, when two fighter planes, engaged in the training exercises, came “dangerously close”. The Ryanair pilots changed the course at the last... »

Southwest Jets Clip Each Other at Bob Hope Airport

By George Hatcher

Two Southwest Airlines jets were involved in an accident at Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, California, on June 6. Southwest Flight 2183 was parked at the gate when Flight 4721 that was pushing back from the gate, clipped wings with it. All the passengers were disembarked safely and both aircrafts were taken for inspection.... »

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August 2018
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  • Frontier Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Raleigh–Durham International Airport https://t.co/6U3Wjq14yI
    about 12 mins ago
  • Virgin Atlantic Flight Diverts to Shannon Airport due to Cargo Smoke Indication https://t.co/JA5PpghhJV
    about 16 mins ago
  • American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Charlotte https://t.co/bpjWKqc53b
    about 32 mins ago
  • Air Wisconsin Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Tri-Cities Airport https://t.co/f9Qe7uhKHi
    about 35 mins ago
  • Ecuador: 24 Killed, 22 Injured in Tourist Bus Crash via @indiacom https://t.co/T61Dyrre58
    about 10 hours ago