Aviation News, Headlines & Alerts
 
Fire-fighting AIr Tanker Crashes in France

Fire-fighting AIr Tanker Crashes in France

Fire-fighting AIr Tanker Crashes in France

What: Air Tractor Tanker in Corsica, France
Where: Between Pouzolles and Laurens, about 15km N. of Béziers, Hérault Reg France
When: October 8, 2011 at 11:15
Who: 1 aboard
Why: A fire in Corsica brought about by dry weather conditions was in the process of being fought by 200 firefighters. One of several airborn vehicles fighting the fire, a water tanker, crashed. Only the pilot was aboard the craft

The pilot managed to escape from the plane, and had a slight head wound. The tanker was a total loss.

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



UPDF Speaks Out on Helicopter Crash in Western Uganda – TowerPostNews

UPDF Speaks Out on Helicopter Crash in Western Uganda – TowerPostNews
The Uganda People’s Defence Force – UPDF has finally come out to make a comment on the Saturday morning helicopter crash in Fort Portal, Western Uganda. The helicopter, according to preliminary reports crashed into a mud and wattle house at Saaka at 10AM, just half a kilometer from the airfield. It was one of three […]

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Cargo Plane Overshoots Runway in Southern France

Cargo Plane Overshoots Runway in Southern France
A West Atlantic (PT) Boeing 737-300F overran the end of runway 12L at Montpellier Airport (MPL), France.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Emergency services on the scene as plane goes down in Pulborough

Emergency services on the scene as plane goes down in Pulborough
Teams from the South East Coast Ambulance Service and the Kent, Surrey Sussex Air Ambulance force were called to Pulborough today after a plane crashed into a field on Hurston Lane, in Pulborough.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Bloomberg – Are you a robot?

Post ContentRead More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Ugandan military helicopter crashes in western region

Ugandan military helicopter crashes in western region-

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Watch this sleek electric plane ace its high-speed ground test

Watch this sleek electric plane ace its high-speed ground test
Eviation’s Alice is an electric plane with 8,000 pounds of batteries. It recently completed a high-speed test and will likely fly soon, too.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Dream come true for young woman with terminal cancer as she gets to pilot a plane

Dream come true for young woman with terminal cancer as she gets to pilot a plane
A YOUNG woman with a life-ending illness had her ultimate wish fulfilled by flying an aeroplane.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Coast Guard searching for overdue plane near Mt. Jefferson

Coast Guard searching for overdue plane near Mt. Jefferson
The Coast Guard said search efforts will continue Friday morning.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Boeing fined $200M for material misstatements on fatal plane crashes

Boeing fined 0M for material misstatements on fatal plane crashes
Boeing agreed to pay $200 million to settle charges laid by the Securities and Exchange Commission that it misled investors regarding what caused two crashes of 737 MAX airplanes in 2018 and 2019 that killed 346 people.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Nurses save a life on a plane

Nurses save a life on a plane
Vel Westbrook didn’t give it much thought when the older woman asked if she would sit next to her on the flight from Houston to Kansas City.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Source: Migrants apprehended on private plane leaving McAllen

Source: Migrants apprehended on private plane leaving McAllen
About 20 migrants were detained and processed by immigration authorities Friday on a flight that was due to leave for Killeen, according to a source familiar with the incident.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



1 found dead in plane crash near Mt. Jefferson, Coast Guard says – KTVZ

1 found dead in plane crash near Mt. Jefferson, Coast Guard says – KTVZ
The U.S. Coast Guard said an air search was set to resume Friday near Mount Jefferson on a report of an overdue plane with one person aboard.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



This JetBlue flight flew directly over Hurricane Fiona

This JetBlue flight flew directly over Hurricane Fiona
‘I wouldn’t have wanted to be on that flight,’ said one meteorologist

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



This JetBlue flight flew directly over Hurricane Fiona

This JetBlue flight flew directly over Hurricane Fiona
‘I wouldn’t have wanted to be on that flight,’ said one meteorologist

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



World War II-era planes on display for veterans at Ford Airport

World War II-era planes on display for veterans at Ford Airport
Passengers explored how a machine gun operator would sit in a cramped niche at the nose of a B-25 Berlin Express Bomber, directly below the pilot, during the flight.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Plane makes emergency landing in north Phoenix; no injuries reported

Plane makes emergency landing in north Phoenix; no injuries reported
A plane made an emergency landing on 43rd Avenue loop in north Phoenix on Friday morning, but no injuries were reported.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Horror footage shows sparks fly from plane

Horror footage shows sparks fly from plane

A United Airlines jet was forced to make an emergency landing when a shower of sparks erupted from it and debris fell to the ground moments after taking off.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



20 migrants stranded after Delaware plane a no-show

20 migrants stranded after Delaware plane a no-show
“I want to cry because I feel hopeless. I have nothing. How do I work? How do I survive?” one migrant said.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



United Airlines flight to Sao Paulo makes emergency landing after…

United Airlines flight to Sao Paulo makes emergency landing after…

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Ashley Hunter: The growing fears of plane rides

Ashley Hunter: The growing fears of plane rides
I used to pretend to be a pilot when I was 7. Every time we were lucky enough to get on a plane somewhere, it was such a big deal,

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Reports: Plane of migrants heading to Delaware didn’t show Tuesday

Reports: Plane of migrants heading to Delaware didn’t show Tuesday
The airport is less than an hour drive from Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, where Biden has a home. NewsNation is working to confirm who is on it.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



If You Hear This Secret Code On A Plane, Buckle Up And Pray | NewsRadio WFLA

If You Hear This Secret Code On A Plane, Buckle Up And Pray | NewsRadio WFLA
It’s a way for pilots and flight attendants to send an urgent message without causing panic.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



NJ United Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Sparks Fly From Plane

NJ United Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Sparks Fly From Plane
The aircraft experienced a mechanical issue shortly after takeoff, a United Airlines spokesperson told Patch.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



A United Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing at Newark. A video appears to show sparks coming from the plane after takeoff.

A United Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing at Newark. A video appears to show sparks coming from the plane after takeoff.
United Airlines said the Boeing 777-200 aircraft had experienced a mechanical issue that may have been related to its hydraulic pump.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



13 stops, 12 days, 18,000km: The epic journey of small Kiwi airline’s newest plane

13 stops, 12 days, 18,000km: The epic journey of small Kiwi airline’s newest plane
Staff and crew at Barrier Air have been toasting the new Cessna Grand Caravan as it arrived into Auckland Airport on Thursday evening.

Read More

To include the featured image in your Twitter Card, please tap or click their icon a second time.



Content not attributed to or linked to original, is the property of AirFlightDisaster.com; all rights reserved.

Site Credits