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Pilot Killed after Small Plane Crashed near Hesperia Airport, CA

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Hesperia Airport, California, on March 7th. Authorities said the ultralight plane went down near the north end of the airport. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the accident. He was later identified as Robert Alexander, 55, of Hesperia, California. The incident is being investigated.... »

Small Plane Crashed in Oklahoma; Pilot Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a wooded area near William R. Pogue Municipal Airport in Sand Springs, Oklahoma, on April 21st. Authorities said the single-engine aircraft went down moments after taking off from the airport. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was injured and was taken to hospital. The FAA will investigate.... »

Small Plane Crashed in California; 2 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed and caught fire at Brackett Field Airport, La Verne, California, at around 1:44 P.M. on November 19. The single-engine Cessna crashed while the pilot was attempting to make an emergency landing. According to the FAA, “The aircraft … struck a perimeter fence upon landing.” All 2 people aboard sustained injuries.... »

Plane Makes Emergency Landing on Idaho Interstate

By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing on Interstate 84, near Boise Airport, Idaho, on October 13. The plane was preparing to land at the airport when the pilot reported engine failure and decided to land on the motorway. The plane landed on its belly. The pilot, identified as Jon M. Brinkerhoff, 30, of... »

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August 2018
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  • American Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Charlotte https://t.co/bpjWKqc53b
    about 29 mins ago
  • Air Wisconsin Flight Makes Emergency Landing at Tri-Cities Airport https://t.co/f9Qe7uhKHi
    about 32 mins ago
  • Ecuador: 24 Killed, 22 Injured in Tourist Bus Crash via @indiacom https://t.co/T61Dyrre58
    about 10 hours ago
  • Aerolineas Argentinas Flight Returns to Buenos Aires After Bird Strike https://t.co/5aoFWkOTOy
    about 22 hours ago
  • EAT Leipzig Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Problem https://t.co/cHRXn5p80T
    about 22 hours ago