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Small Plane Crashes in Connecticut; Two Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near the North Branford-Guilford border in Connecticut, on September 16th. The incident happened when the Mooney M20-C plane was carrying two people, including NASCAR modified championship racer Ted Christopher, 59, and the pilot Charles Dundas, 81. Both occupants of the plane were killed in the crash. The cause of crash... »

Family of Four Killed After Small Plane Crashed in Western Colorado

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in Garfield County, Colorado, on September 15th. The plane was heading from Fort Collins, Colorado, to Moab, Utah, when it went down. The plane was carrying a family of four at the time. All of them were killed in the crash. The deceased include two adults and two children. The... »

Two Killed as Biplane Crashes During Air Show in Russia

By George Hatcher

A biplane crashed in Balashikha, Russia, on September 2nd. The An-2 biplane was participating in an air show when it went down. The plane was carrying two people at the time; both of them were killed in the crash. The cause of crash is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Two Dead After Small Plane Crashes in Dorset, England

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Shaftesbury in Dorset, England, on August 26th. Authorities said the Tiger Moth plane went down near Compton Abbas Airfield. There were two people aboard at the time, including the 64-year-old pilot and a 67-year-old passenger. Both of them were killed in the crash. Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) is... »

Small Plane Crashes in Switzerland; 3 Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in the Canton of Valais in Switzerland, on August 20th. Authorities said the plane was carrying three people when it went down near the Sanetsch Pass. All three occupants of the plane were killed in the crash. The accident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Pilot Killed After Small Plane Crashed in Jefferson County, OR

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Madras Municipal Airport in Jefferson County, Oregon, on August 19th. The plane was approaching the airport when it crashed and caught fire. The pilot, who is believed to be the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. The cause of crash is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Two Killed After Small Plane Crashes in Wisconsin

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Fort Atkinson Municipal Airport, Wisconsin, on August 8th. The plane was carrying two people when it crashed into the Rock River. Both occupants of the plane were killed in the crash. The deceased include a 61-year-old man and his 16-year-old son. The cause of crash is being investigated. Download... »

Small Plane Crashed at Trinca Airport, NJ; Pilot Dead

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed at Trinca Airport in Green Township, New Jersey, on August 6th. Authorities said the single-engine plane went down at the end of the runway. The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. The cause of crash is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

3 Killed, 1 Injured After Small Plane Crashes in Switzerland

By George Hatcher

A Piper PA-28 plane crashed near the Diavolezza mountain in Switzerland, on August 4th. The incident happened when the plane was transporting three teenagers who were participating in a week-long youth camp organized by Swiss Aero Club. Three people, including the pilot and two 14-year old boys were killed in the crash. A 17-year-old... »

Two Killed After Small Plane Crashes in Topeka, Kansas

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Philip Billard Municipal Airport in Topeka, Kansas, on July 31st. The 1965 Piper PA-30 fixed wing plane was carrying two people when it went down. Both occupants were killed in the crash. They were identified as pilot William Leeds, 76, of Mission, Kansas, and co-pilot James Bergman, 55, of... »

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