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2 People, Dog Killed in Small Plane Crash in California

A small plane crashed in Santee, San Diego County, California, on February 6th.

The Cessna 182 Skylane plane, carrying two people and a pair of dogs, went down shortly after taking off from the Gillespie Field Airport.

Both people and one of the dogs aboard the plane were killed in the crash.

Authorities found the wreckage in an industrial area adjacent to Gillespie Field Airport.

Indigo Airlines Flight Rejects Takeoff After Dog Strike

Indigo Airlines flight 6E-468 had to reject takeoff from Goa, India, on October 23rd.

The Airbus A320-200N plane was accelerating to takeoff for Mumbai, India, when the crew rejected takeoff at high speed due to a dog strike.

Several tires deflated and the plane became disabled.

All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.

Small Plane Crashes in Alaska; Pilot and His Dog Killed

A small homemade plane clipped some trees and crashed in a street on the Anchorage Hillside, Alaska, on September 10th.

There was only the pilot and his dog aboard.

Both of them lost their lives in the crash.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Pilot Killed after Helicopter Crashes on Denver Glacier, AK

A helicopter crashed on Denver Glacier in Skagway, Alaska, on May 7th.

Authorities said the helicopter was returning from TEMSCO’s dog camp on Juneau Icefield when it went down.

The pilot, who was the only one aboard, was killed in the crash. He was identified as Christopher Maggio, 59.

The cause of crash is under investigation.

Turkish Airlines Plane Hits Dog whilst Landing in Istanbul

Turkish airlinesTHY Turkish Airlines flight TK-1450 hit a dog on the runway at Istanbul Ataturk Airport, Istanbul, Turkey, on December 3.

The Boeing 737-800 was en-route from Porto, Portugal, to Istanbul, Turkey, when it ran into a dog while landing at the airport.

The plane landed safely.

All 68 passenger aboard remained unhurt.

5 People, Dog Killed as Piper PA 46 Crashed in Colorado

PiperA single-engine Piper PA 46 crashed a few hundred yards northwest of the runway of Erie Municipal Airport, Weld County, Colorado, at around 11:40 a.m. on August 31.

The accident happened when the six-seater plane, which took off from Centennial Airport, was attempting to land Erie Municipal Airport.

The plane was carrying 5 people and a dog at the time of accident; Erie authorities confirmed that all of them were killed.

The FAA and the NTSB are jointly investigating the reasons of crash.

Dog Poop Prompts Emergency Landing in Kansas City

US AirwaysA US Airways flight, on its way from Los Angeles to Philadelphia, had to make an emergency landing in Kansas City, Missouri, due to dog poop.

The Flight 598 was midair when a large dog pooped in the plane’s aisle, atleast twice, making those sitting nearby physically ill.

The flight crew did their best to clean up the aisle. Some passengers reported that the crew ran out of paper towels after they cleaned the mess for the first time. But the dog went again and the flight crew then did not have anything left to clean up the area.

The stink started making the nearby passengers to vomit and dry heave, after which the plane was diverted to the Kansas City, where it made an uneventful emergency landing on May 28.

A cleaning crew cleaned up the mess afterwards and the plane continued its journey to Philadelphia.

Georgia Emergency Landing and Rescue

What: Cessna en route from New Jersey to Saint Simon’s Island.
Where: near Wassaw Island, in the marsh east of Skidaway Island.
When: Saturday morning
Who: pilot Eugenia Singer and her dog
Why: The engine surged and then lost power. Air traffic control directed her to marshland, where she landed submerged.

On the Coast Guard Air Station Savannah rescue helicopter was flight mechanic Adam Morehouse who helped hoist Singer and her dog to safety in a basket.

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