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Batik Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Bomb Threat

Batik Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Bomb Threat

A Batik Air flight had to make an emergency landing in Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia, on April 17.

Batik AirThe flight was en-route from Ambon in Maliki, to Jakarta, when it had to land in emergency due to a bomb threat.

The plane landed safely at Sultan Hasanuddin airport and all 125 passengers and 8 crew members aboard remained unharmed.

The airline confirmed that no explosive device was found in the plane.

 

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The experimental NASA airplane that could bring back supersonic travel

The experimental NASA airplane that could bring back supersonic travel
Imagine being able to fly across the world, faster than the speed of sound. With its X-59 aircraft, NASA could open the door to the return of supersonic travel, this time without the explosive boom.

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A Lufthansa flight from Cape Town made an emergency landing in Angola, stranding passengers for days | Business Insider

A Lufthansa flight from Cape Town made an emergency landing in Angola, stranding passengers for days | Business Insider
Passengers were stuck on the plane for hours after landing, and their passports were confiscated by the Angolan military, per German news outlet NTV.

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A helicopter crashes in Puglia, killing all seven occupants

A helicopter crashes in Puglia, killing all seven occupants
An Agusta-Westland AW-109 helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances in Puglia, killing its two pilots and five passengers. The last radio contact was

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3 killed when small plane crashes near Oklahoma City

YUKON, Okla. (AP) — A small plane crashed near Oklahoma City, killing all three people…

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Perry resident among three killed on plane crash

Perry resident among three killed on plane crash
CANADIAN COUNTY — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol have identified the three people killed in a plane crash that occurred at 9:20 p.m. Monday at C.E. Page Airport south of NW 23rd Street in Canadian Cou…

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Missing Pilot Wrote of Flying Family for a ‘Weekend Away’ Before Plane Crash Killed Wife and Daughter

Missing Pilot Wrote of Flying Family for a ‘Weekend Away’ Before Plane Crash Killed Wife and Daughter
The victims of Saturday’s plane crash in the Gulf of Mexico have been identified as pilot Christian Kath, 42, his wife Misty Kath, 43, and their daughter Lily, 12

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Wrong Turns, Low Flying Led To Gaithersburg Plane Crash Into Electrical Tower: NTSB Report

Wrong Turns, Low Flying Led To Gaithersburg Plane Crash Into Electrical Tower: NTSB Report
Authorities say that a series of wrong turns and a pilot flying below minimum altitude levels were among the contributing factors that led to a small plane crash in Maryland last month.The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) releas…

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Two people injured as Cessna 150 crashes while attempting emergency landing on Highway 401 in South Glengarry

Two people injured as Cessna 150 crashes while attempting emergency landing on Highway 401 in South Glengarry
Ontario Provincial Police say two people aboard a Cessna 150 were taken to hospital, one with critical injuries.

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Investigators don’t know why plane hit tree in August crash that killed 2 people | CBC News

Investigators can’t determine why a plane flew slightly to the left of a private air strip in Port Hope, Ont., during takeoff in August, then collided with a tree and crashed, killing two people from Ottawa.

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Croatian military plane crashes during training flight

Croatian military plane crashes during training flight
Croatia’s defense ministry says a MiG-21 jet has crashed during a training flight

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Why 5G and phone calls on planes would create a new frontier of passive aggression

Why 5G and phone calls on planes would create a new frontier of passive aggression
A ruling from the European Commission to allow 5G on planes could see phone calls become the trickiest part of passenger etiquette, overtaking disagreements about reclining seats

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Dickinson family “very lucky” after emergency plane landing

Dickinson family “very lucky” after emergency plane landing
The pilot, John Wissman, 52, his 16-year-old son and 11-year-old daughter were the only occupants of the plane.

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NTSB report released on Gaithersburg plane crash

NTSB report released on Gaithersburg plane crash

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Man disowns his fiancee after she had a ‘meltdown’ on plane

Man disowns his fiancee after she had a ‘meltdown’ on plane
A man shared how he pretended to not know his fiancée after she had a meltdown and was thrown off the plane.

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How often are Penn State’s private planes flying during a budget crunch?

How often are Penn State’s private planes flying during a budget crunch?
Penn State logged dozens of flights in a month, but won’t say who was on board or the reasons for the trips. Officials argue the travel is necessary for a large institution.

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One year since fatal Medford plane crash | KMVU Fox 26 Medford

One year since fatal Medford plane crash | KMVU Fox 26 Medford
MEDFORD, Ore. – Today marks one year since the deadly plane crash at a car dealership next to Medford’s airport. Police say two people in the plane died: 69-year-old pilot Donald Sefton, and his passenger 67-year-old Valerie Serpa. The NTSB is investigating the cause of the crash. It says it could take 12 to 24 months to finish

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At least 3 dead after small plane crashes in Yukon

At least 3 dead after small plane crashes in Yukon
A small plane crashed near a Yukon airport Monday. The Oklahoma City Fire Department reported at least 3 people were dead as a result of the crash.

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Fla. family identified as plane crash victims after wreckage found

Fla. family identified as plane crash victims after wreckage found
The male pilot believed to have been on the plane has not been found in the wreckage.

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Plane makes landing with collapsed gear at Rostraver Airport; pilot not injured

Plane makes landing with collapsed gear at Rostraver Airport; pilot not injured
No one was hurt when a small plane landed with its nose gear collapsed Monday afternoon at Rostraver Airport, an airport official said. The nose of the plane remained upright as the plane went down the runway, then hit the runway at the plane lost speed, said Gabe Monzo, executive

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NTSB says plane flying ‘very fast’ before crash along Big Creek Greenway

NTSB says plane flying ‘very fast’ before crash along Big Creek Greenway
A preliminary report released by the NTSB of an October deadly plane crash says the plane was flying very fast before crashing.

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NTSB releases preliminary report on Gaithersburg plane crash – WTOP News

NTSB releases preliminary report on Gaithersburg plane crash – WTOP News
A new report sheds light into a crash that caused a small airplane to become entangled into live power lines in Montgomery County, Maryland, and led to serious injuries for two people, including the pilot, who were trapped for hours before they were rescued.

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Deadly plane crash investigation underway in Adams County

Deadly plane crash investigation underway in Adams County
The Iowa State Patrol and the FAA are investigating a deadly plane crash in Adams County.

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Dickinson family “very lucky” after emergency plane landing

The pilot, John Wissman, 52, his 16-year-old son and 11-year-old daughter were the only occupants of the plane.

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2 Dead, Including a 14-Year-Old Girl, and 1 Missing After Rental Plane Crashes in Gulf of Mexico

2 Dead, Including a 14-Year-Old Girl, and 1 Missing After Rental Plane Crashes in Gulf of Mexico
Two people are dead, including a teenage girl, and a man is missing after a plane crashed into the Gulf of Mexico over the weekend, according to authorities

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12-year-old girl, woman found dead after plane crash in Florida

12-year-old girl, woman found dead after plane crash in Florida

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