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Two Injured after Small Plane Crashed in Robertson County

Two Injured after Small Plane Crashed in Robertson County

A Cessna 210 crashed near the intersection of Jack Rabbit Lane and OSR East in Robertson County, Tennessee, on February 16.

The plane was en-route from Arlington to College Station, Texas, when it lost engine power and went down on the Circle X Ranch.

There were three people aboard at the time; two of them, including James Guinn, 54, and his wife Kay, sustained non life-threatening injuries while the third passenger, identified as Melinda Guinn, 76, of Arlington, remained uninjured.

The FAA is investigating.

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A British Airways flight was forced to make an emergency landing after its windshield ‘broke’ mid-air, passenger says

A British Airways flight was forced to make an emergency landing after its windshield ‘broke’ mid-air, passenger says
Caroline Edmunds tweeted a picture of the Airbus’s windshield covered in cracks after landing in Athens on Saturday afternoon.

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Plane passenger endures rant after refusing to swap seats for another woman

Plane passenger endures rant after refusing to swap seats for another woman
Traveller stood her ground despite being branded ‘inconsiderate’ for wanting to stay in the aisle seat she had booked and paid for

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DPS takes action as migrant-filled plane takes off in McAllen

DPS takes action as migrant-filled plane takes off in McAllen
McALLEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — A plane loaded with 19 migrants was stopped from leaving the airport by order of a Texas Department of Public Safety agent Friday in McAllen. According to DPS, a sp…

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ICYMI: The Dulles Plane Pull Returned After a Two-year Hiatus, Where Dozens of Teams … – Latest Tweet by Reuters | ? LatestLY

ICYMI: The Dulles Plane Pull Returned After a Two-year Hiatus, Where Dozens of Teams … – Latest Tweet by Reuters | ? LatestLY
The latest Tweet by Reuters states, ‘ICYMI: The Dulles Plane Pull returned after a two-year hiatus, where dozens of teams competed to see who could pull an 82-ton passenger plane ??’ ? ICYMI: The Dulles Plane Pull Returned After a Two-year Hiatus, Where Dozens of Teams … – Latest Tweet by Reuters.

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One person dead after small plane crashed in eastern Ontario

One person dead after small plane crashed in eastern Ontario
KINGSTON, Ont. – One person is dead after a small plane crash in eastern Ontario on Saturday afternoon.

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2 injured when plane crashes in central Alabama

2 injured when plane crashes in central Alabama
The plane crashed northeast of Birmingham early Saturday.

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West Atlantic Boeing 737F Overruns & Ends Up In Water At Montpellier Airport

West Atlantic Boeing 737F Overruns & Ends Up In Water At Montpellier Airport
Montpellier Airport has been closed since the incident.

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Lone pilot dies in Township of South Frontenac plane crash | CBC News

Police are investigating a plane crash in the Township of South Frontenac that left one person dead.

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Prankster ‘hacks’ plane’s intercom and plays sexual noises for entire flight; content creator documents it all

A footage doing the rounds on social media shows the hilarious moment a commercial plane’s intercom played out sexual noises after being ‘hacked’ by a prankster.

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Plane overshoots runway and ends up in lake – forcing French airport to close ‘indefinitely’

Plane overshoots runway and ends up in lake – forcing French airport to close ‘indefinitely’
The West Atlantic flight came to a stop in reeds, grass and water at Montpellier Airport, which serves the country’s Mediterranean coast.

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South Dakota investigation weighs Noem’s use of state plane

South Dakota investigation weighs Noem’s use of state plane
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem was returning from an official appearance in Rapid City in 2019 when she faced a decision: Overnight in the capital of Pierre, where another trip would start the next day, or head home and see her son attend his high school prom?

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South Dakota investigation weighs Noem’s use of state plane

South Dakota investigation weighs Noem’s use of state plane
South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem is under investigation for using a state-owned airplane to fly to political events and bring family members with her on trips. But the decision on whether to prosecute the Republican governor likely hinges on how a county prosecutor interprets an untested law that was passed by voters in 2006. State law allows the aircraft only to be used “in the conduct of state business.” But Noem attended events hosted by political organizations. State plane logs also show that Noem often had family members join her on in-state flights in 2019. It blurred the lines between official travel and attending family events, including her son’s prom and her daughter’s wedding.

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Plane passenger who refused to swap seats sees uncomfortable encounter go viral

Plane passenger who refused to swap seats sees uncomfortable encounter go viral
A woman had paid for an aisle seat and refused to swap with a stranger on the 15-hour flight

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An airport truck driver says she has to fill in as cabin cleaner and gets 7 minutes to clean a plane. It shows how a crippling staff shortage is taking its toll on US airport workers.

An airport truck driver says she has to fill in as cabin cleaner and gets 7 minutes to clean a plane. It shows how a crippling staff shortage is taking its toll on US airport workers.
A cabin cleaner at Logan airport said it can take 45 minutes to clean a plane, but airlines sometimes ask his team to finish the job in 10 minutes.

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Could electric planes bring back short-haul flights? Some aviation experts think so

Could electric planes bring back short-haul flights? Some aviation experts think so
Over the past 40 years flight paths have been reduced across Australia, but some believe electric technology could see more short-haul flights between regional cities open up again.

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Seats in air planes have been getting smaller for years

Seats in air planes have been getting smaller for years
Airlines have found a new way to drive up revenue: Squeezing more seats into each plane.

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No injuries reported after plane crashes at downtown airport

No injuries reported after plane crashes at downtown airport
Greenville Downtown Airport officials confirmed that a minor plane crash shut down parts of the runway on Saturday morning.

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Ugandan military helicopter crashes in western region – People’s Daily Online

A Ugandan military helicopter crashed in the western district of Kabarole Saturday but no casualti

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19 undocumented immigrants discovered in private plane bound for Houston

19 undocumented immigrants discovered in private plane bound for Houston
Nineteen undocumented immigrants were discovered in a private plane in McAllen Saturday, authorities said.

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DPS takes action as migrant-filled plane takes off in McAllen

McALLEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — A plane loaded with 19 migrants was stopped from leaving the airport by order of a Texas Department of Public Safety agent Friday in McAllen. According to DPS, a sp…

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Single-engine airplane crash in Amherst

Single-engine airplane crash in Amherst
Mercy Flight has confirmed to 7 News that a plane crashed into a field in the Town of Amherst on Saturday.

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Farmer witnesses plane make emergency landing near Canton

Farmer witnesses plane make emergency landing near Canton
Plane makes emergency landing near Canton.

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Crash of small plane into woods by Clarence Aerodrome Airport sends pilot to ECMC with injuries

Crash of small plane into woods by Clarence Aerodrome Airport sends pilot to ECMC with injuries
Emergency responders rushed to the aid of the trapped pilot, 70-year-old Lee Hardy, who was pulled from the wreckage, placed on a utility vehicle and airlifted by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center with injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

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Small plane crashes off Transit Road in Swormville

Small plane crashes off Transit Road in Swormville
The plane crashed in a field off of Transit Road in Swormville, just south of the Clarence Aerodrome Airport, according to multiple reports from scanner listeners.

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South Dakota investigation weighs Noem’s use of state plane

South Dakota investigation weighs Noem’s use of state plane
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem was returning from an official appearance in Rapid City in 2019 when she faced a decision: Overnight in the capital of Pierre, where another trip would start the next day, or head home and see her son attend his high school prom? The Republican governor chose the latter, a decision that eventually cost taxpayers some $3,700 when the state airplane dropped her off near her home and then…

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