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What: Vietnam Airlines Boeing 777-200 from Hanoi to Paris
When: Oct 20th 2010
Who: 30 injured
Why: During the flight, while over Russia, the plane encountered “severe” turbulence which injured thirty passengers. A total of 33 injuries were reported. Eighteen passengers and 3 crew were given first aid on the plane. After making a safe landing in Paris, only 6 passengers and 3 crew were hospitalized.
Airspace review under way at Gold Coast collision site
The Civil Aviation Safety Authority is reviewing the Gold Coast airspace in which two helicopters tragically collided in January.
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Lufthansa brings A380, world’s biggest passenger jet, to Logan Airport
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Private plane traveling from Bahamas to Florida crashes into water: Police
A private plane traveling from the Bahamas to Florida crashed Thursday, according to the Royal Bahamas Police Force.
NTSB report sheds light on Catawba River plane landing
The pilot reported 124 total hours of flight experience, 14 hours of which were in the accident airplane make and model, the NTSB report showed.
Potter, Dunlop streets in Bellefonte closed Thursday afternoon due to a crash
A helicopter landed at the Bellefonte waterfront.
Eleventh Saudi relief plane lands in Sudan
PORT SUDAN: An 11th Saudi relief plane on Thursday landed at Port Sudan New International Airport carrying 30 tons of food baskets and medical supplies. The latest aid flight is part of the Kingdom’s
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Naval Air Station Holds Integrated Drill to Test Aircraft Mishap Response – The Southern Maryland Chronicle
PATUXENT RIVER NAVAL AIR STATION, MD – To maintain preparedness for worst-case scenarios, the NAS Patuxent River Emergency Services conducted an integrated drill focused on aircraft mishap response at Webster Outlying Field on May 16. The exercise aimed to test the abilities of various departments to respond effectively to a simulated MV-22 aircraft accident resulting […]
U.S. Navy Aviator Saved After Ejecting from Plane off Key West Coast | NewsRadio WFLA | Florida News
A U.S. Navy aviator was successfully rescued after ejecting from a plane off the coast of Key West on Wednesday morning.
Pax River Emergency Services Test Inter-Agency Operations with Aircraft Mishap Drill
An aircraft mishap is a worst-case scenario that no crew, in the air or on the ground, wants to respond to. But keeping skills sharp in the event of such an emergency can mean the difference between life and death. It was with that in mind that NAS Patuxent River Emergency Services held an integrated drill focused on aircraft mishap response at Webster Outlying Field May 16.
80-year-old woman performs daring wing walk to raise money for hospice
Nancy Spencer, from Heighington, County Durham, soared above the clouds at Leeds Airport East to raise funds for St Teresa’s Hospice, where she works as a volunteer.
Passenger plane escapes damage from bird strike at Skagway airport
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Indian Air Force’s trainer aircraft crashes in Karnataka, both pilots safe
The training aircraft had taken off from the air force station in Bengaluru and crashed at Bhogapura village.
Man booted off Ryanair plane after caught smoking in cabin toilet
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Around 7:30 p.m., emergency crews were called to the scene just south of the city and found a plane off the runway.
Indian Air Force’s trainer aircraft crashes in Karnataka, pilots eject safely
A Kiran trainer aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in an open field at a village in the district on Thursday but the two pilots made it out safely after ejecting from the plane before the crash.
Boeing’s CEO Doesn’t Need a New Plane. He Can Just Start a Price War.
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Indian Air Force’s Trainer Aircraft Crashes In Karnataka, Pilots Eject Safely
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Changing Workforce Plane Mechanics
Students at the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics from left: Jeffrey Natter, Joshua Lindberg, Nikki Reed, and William Onderdonk, study the engine on a Cessna 310 aircraft in West Mifflin, Pa.,