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Flight instructor appeared to correct plane before crash, witness tells NTSB

Flight instructor appeared to correct plane before crash, witness tells NTSB

The flight instructor who died in a Newport News plane crash during an instructional flight this month appeared to try to correct the plane’s path before it hit the ground, a witness told the National Transportation Safety Board. The NTSB’s preliminary report on the crash states the Cessna 172 Skyhawk departed the Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport’s runway at “a steep (nose-high) …

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No injuries reported after small plane crash in Rural Retreat

No injuries were reported after a small plane crash, according to Mountain Empire Airport.

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Boeing ‘fighting through challenges’ in building new Air Force One planes

The head of Boeing’s defense unit said Sunday the planemaker is still “fighting through challenges” in building two delayed U.S. presidential aircraft known as Air Force One.

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Solar-powered electric plane tested at 10,000 metres altitude

According to a report by an international news agency, a team from the company Solar Stratos attempted to set a new record by flying a solar-powered electric airplane at an altitude of 10,000 metres.

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You meet the nicest people at Oshkosh

When Mike and Jeannette Halstead arrived at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2023 with smoke billowing out of their Cessna 206’s cowling, they discovered what it’s like to be part of the Oshkosh family.

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Ethiopian Airlines responds to reports of kicking out passenger in favour of Minister

Ethiopian Airlines has cleared the air on a viral video circulating online which showed a disgruntled passenger complaining after she was allegedly kicked out of her seat which was allegedly preserved for a minister.

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