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Small Plane Crashed in Tehachapi, CA; 1 Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Tehachapi, California, on November 19th. Authorities said the single-engine Cessna 152 plane went down in the Capital Hills area of Tehachapi. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. The FAA and the NTSB will investigate. Download article as PDF »

Helicopter and Plane Collide Mid-Air in Buckinghamshire; Four Killed

By George Hatcher

A two-seater plane collided mid-air with a helicopter in Buckinghamshire, England, on November 17th. It is believed that both aircraft were flying from Wycombe Air Park when they collided near Waddesdon. Four people were killed in the crash. The Air Accidents Investigation Branch is investigating the cause of accident. Download article as PDF »

Plane Crashed in Khabarovsk Region of Russia; Six Killed

By George Hatcher

A passenger plane crashed in Khabarovsk region of Russia, on November 15th. The incident happened when the plane, operated by Khabarovsk Avia, was carrying five passengers and two pilots. Only one passenger, a three-year-old girl, survived the crash. She suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The cause of crash is being investigated. The plane was performing a... »

Small Plane Crash in Kentucky Kills Four

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Barren County, Kentucky, on November 12th. The incident happened when the Piper PA-32 plane was en-route to Lake Cumberland Regional Airport, in Somerset, Kentucky. Four people were killed in the crash. They were identified as Kyle P. Stewart, 41, Quinton D. Whitaker, 40, Scott T. Foster, 41, and his... »

High-Ranking Saudi Prince Dies in Helicopter Crash

By George Hatcher

A helicopter carrying a Saudi prince and seven government officials crashed in Asir province of Saudi Arabia, on November 5th. The incident happened when Prince Mansour bin Muqrin, the deputy governor of Asir province, was conducting an aerial inspection of local infrastructure projects near Abha. All eight people aboard were killed in the crash.... »

Small Plane Crashes in Alva, Oklahoma; 1 Killed, 1 Injured

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Alva, Oklahoma, on November 4th. The plane, performing a teaching flight, was approaching the Alva Regional Airport when it experienced a mechanical failure and went down. The instructor David Chael, 61, was killed in the crash. The student Cortney Washburn, 39, was injured and was rushed to a hospital.... »

1 Killed, 1 Injured after Small Plane Crashed in Idaho

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Owyhee County, Idaho, on November 3rd. The plane was carrying two people when it went down. The pilot Dean Hilde, 56, was killed in the crash. His passenger Gerald Bublitz, 42, sustained serious injuries and was flown to a hospital. The FAA is investigating. Download article as PDF »

Five Feared Dead After Helicopter Crashed in Kenya

By George Hatcher

A helicopter crashed into Lake Nakuru in Kenya, on October 21st. The helicopter, carrying five people, was en-route to an election campaign rally when it went down. According to a statement issued by Kenya Civil Aviation Authority, “Initial indications are that there are no survivors.” Nakuru Senator Susan Kihika said three people aboard the... »

Small Plane Crashes in Cochise County; Pilot Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Cochise County, Arizona, on October 19th. The single-engine plane went down near Interstate 10 and the Safford exit. The pilot, who is believed to be the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. The FAA and the NTSB are investigating the incident. Download article as PDF »

Plane Crash in Kazakhstan Leaves 5 Dead

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Ile district of the Almaty region of Kazakhstan, on October 3rd. The An-28 plane was heading from Almaty to Shymkent, Kazakhstan, when it went down. There were five people aboard at the time, including two doctors and three crew members; all of them were killed in the crash. The... »

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