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Alert ! 29 year  old  man stole  the  Beech C90A  from Tupelo Regional Airport  and  is  threatening  to  crash  into  a  Walmart !

Alert ! 29 year old man stole the Beech C90A from Tupelo Regional Airport and is threatening to crash into a Walmart !

Alert ! 29 year  old  man stole  the  Beech C90A  from Tupelo Regional Airport  and  is  threatening  to  crash  into  a  Walmart !
Developing News !  A pilot has threatened to intentionally crash this plane into a local Walmart in Tupelo , Mississippi !    Currently we have a 29yr old who stole this plane & is threatening to crash it into something. Polices ,ambulances ,& fire trucks are everywhere. Everything is shutdown rn pic.twitter.com/AzebdIa3tP — City King (@CityKing_Gank_) September 3, 2022   The Beech C90A is still airborne North of Tupelo at now 1,000ft. We don’t know the fuel level it is carrying but the aircraft has a max range of 830 nm.     The man , who is threatening to crash the aircraft in Tupelo has been identified as an airport employee.   Authorities have evacuated the area and dispersed as many people as possible and are urging locals to stay out of the way.       The man who stole the plane in Tupelo and who is now flying in North Tupelo posted a “goodbye” message to Facebook 15 minutes ago saying he “Never actually wanted to hurt anyone.”   Governor Tate Reeves : State law enforcement and emergency managers are closely tracking this dangerous situation. All citizens should be on alert and aware of updates from the Tupelo Police Department.     The Beech C90A  aircraft (Regd. N342ER) stolen from Tupelo, MSI, is still in the air and flying erratically.   Update : The pilot , C Patterson is alive , and has been arrested (Benton County Sheriff’s) after landing (crash) on a corn field . Condition of the aircraft not known yet.   Some Relief ! Tupelo Beech C90A (Regd. N342ER) aircraft is on ground without signs of Fire or smoke. ???? Saints Over Everyone ??@BruceDeroy pic.twitter.com/tPqnCtYe4J — FL360aero (@fl360aero) September 3, 2022

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Divers find remains of Finnish WWII plane that was shot down by Moscow with a US diplomat aboard

Divers find remains of Finnish WWII plane that was shot down by Moscow with a US diplomat aboard
HELSINKI — The World War II mystery of what happened to a Finnish passenger plane after it was shot down over the Baltic Sea by Soviet bombers appears to finally

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Alaskan Command Director of Operations killed in plane crash

Alaskan Command Director of Operations killed in plane crash
Air Force Col. Mark “Tyson” Sletten and a civilian instructor died this week after their two-seater aircraft went down into a lake in Alaska.

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Butte County Coroner identifies pilot killed in plane crash

Butte County Coroner identifies pilot killed in plane crash
ARCO — A coroner has identified the pilot who died in a crash involving two planes.  Butte County Coroner Tara Parsons identified him as Sage Teichert, 43, of Osgood. The crash is still being investigated by the NTSB and FAA, Parsons said.  “My thoughts and prayers are with the families,” she said in an email to EastIdahoNews.com […]

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Airline that shut Hong Kong runway had similar incidents; city in touch with US

Airline that shut Hong Kong runway had similar incidents; city in touch with US
US-based Atlas Air’s cargo jet burst two tyres landing in Hong Kong and airline suffered similar problems in South Korea and Los Angeles.

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Asteroid, as big as large passenger plane, approaching Earth! NASA issues alert

NASA alerts about asteroid 2024 KN1, the size of an 88-ft airplane, approaching Earth on June 23, 2024, at 11:39 PM IST. Classified as non-threatening, it will pass safely at a distance of 5.6 million km, monitored by CNEOS using data from global observatories.

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World War II-era plane crashes at Chino Airport, killing two

World War II-era plane crashes at Chino Airport, killing two
A World War II-era plane crashed at Chino Airport last Saturday at 12:35 p.m. shortly after takeoff, killing two men on board, including the chief operating officer of the Yanks

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Can flying by plane affect your sex life?

Can flying by plane affect your sex life?
Fact or fiction: how does flying impact your sex life?

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‘A catastrophic loss.’ Company issues statement after pilot killed in plane crash

‘A catastrophic loss.’ Company issues statement after pilot killed in plane crash
ARCO — A company is mourning the loss of one of their own, and the Federal Aviation Administration is continuing to investigate after a two-airplane crash happened in Butte County.  RELATED | One pilot dead, another transported to hospital after two planes collide midair in Butte County A statement was sent to EastIdahoNews.com by Visser […]

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Small plane veers off RDU runway during landing, temporarily closes airfield, officials say

Small plane veers off RDU runway during landing, temporarily closes airfield, officials say
There were no injuries, according to airport officials.

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RDU briefly shuts down runway after small plane incident, diverts flight

RDU briefly shuts down runway after small plane incident, diverts flight
A flight was diverted on Friday afternoon when a small aircraft blocked the runway at Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU).

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WATCH: Southwest plane drops 525 above ground over Oklahoma City neighborhood, caught on camera

WATCH: Southwest plane drops 525 above ground over Oklahoma City neighborhood, caught on camera

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Small plane nearly splits in half before crashing in Hernando County; 2 occupants reported safe

Small plane nearly splits in half before crashing in Hernando County; 2 occupants reported safe

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FAA investigating after Southwest plane flies 525ft above Oklahoma town

Boeing 737 from Las Vegas to Oklahoma City dipped above Yukon nine miles from airport, sounding like ‘wall of wind’

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‘Screaming’ man booted from plane after fellow passenger refuses seat…

‘Screaming’ man booted from plane after fellow passenger refuses seat…
He got the ejector seat.

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Southwest Airlines Flight Triggers Low Altitude Warning After Reportedly Flying 525 Feet Over Oklahoma Town

Southwest Airlines Flight Triggers Low Altitude Warning After Reportedly Flying 525 Feet Over Oklahoma Town
“An air traffic controller alerted the crew of Southwest Airlines Flight 4069 that the aircraft had descended to a low altitude,” the FAA tells PEOPLE in a statement

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2 people safe after small plane crash off Pine Island Drive in Hernando County

2 people safe after small plane crash off Pine Island Drive in Hernando County

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FAA investigating Southwest Airlines flight that flew 525 feet over Oklahoma town

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines flight that flew 525 feet over Oklahoma town
A Boeing 737’s low altitude alert sounded on a Southwest Airlines flight Wednesday after the flight reportedly descended to 525 feet above the surface.

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Plane dives, flies dangerously low over US city; residents feared a crash. Video

Plane dives, flies dangerously low over US city; residents feared a crash. Video
Southwest Airlines, responding to the incident, confirmed that it is actively investigating alongside federal officials.

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Garbage truck hits wing of plane at PTI

Garbage truck hits wing of plane at PTI

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American Airlines plane hit by garbage truck

American Airlines plane hit by garbage truck
The crash caused the Texas-bound plane to shake, a passenger on board reported.

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