Seven die in military air crash in Nigeria

2015-08-29 21:16

Seven people died when a military plane crashed into a house in northern Nigeria, killing everyone on board, the air force and disaster management officials say.

Durban flight school's fatal crash

2015-08-25 16:26

A Durban flight school is counting the cost of a fatal crash which claimed the lives of two people.

French woman, 4 Britons killed in Canada plane crash

2015-08-25 08:20

Six people, including a French tourist and four Britons, have died in a pontoon plane crash in Canada's Quebec province, officials say.

Spanish woman crash lands plane after pilot collapses

2015-08-24 14:30

Spanish officials say a woman who had never flown a plane brought a micro-light aircraft in for a crash landing after her pilot husband lost consciousness during the flight. She is recovering in hospital.

11 likely killed in British air show crash - police

2015-08-23 18:24

A total of 11 people are likely to have died after a vintage military plane crashed on to a busy road near an air show on the south coast of England, police say.

Pilot fights for life after UK airshow crash

2015-08-23 08:35

A pilot was in a critical condition in hospital following a crash at a British airshow that killed seven people when his plane plunged into a busy road.

Bodies recovered from Indonesia plane crash

2015-08-19 20:57

The first bodies of 54 people killed when a plane went down in eastern Indonesia have been carried from the remote crash site.

Indonesian plane's black box has been recovered

2015-08-18 10:10

Indonesian officials say the black box has been recovered from passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of the country, killing all 54 people on board.

38 bodies found at Indonesian plane crash site

2015-08-18 07:35

Thirty-eight bodies have been found at the site in remote eastern Indonesia where a plane crashed at the weekend, the transport ministry said.

Cape Town plane crash theories misleading - air traffic body

2015-08-17 17:06

Only an independent investigation report will determine what caused a medical plane to crash in Cape Town, Air Traffic and Navigations Services have said.


Winkelspruit crash pilot named

2015-08-26 18:45

The KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating a case of culpable homicide following the death of two people in the crash of a light aircraft on the South Coast.

Two killed in KZN plane crash

2015-08-25 14:56

Two people have been killed in a light aircraft crash near Winklespruit, south of Durban, paramedics say.

Death toll in British air show crash could rise to 20

2015-08-24 18:17

The number of dead in the weekend crash of a military jet taking part in an air show in Britain, could rise to 20, police say.

Police fear UK airshow death toll could rise

2015-08-24 13:42

Police say the death toll in the crash of a vintage jet fighter in southeastern England will probably rise as emergency workers clear away wreckage on the freeway where the plane went down.

Former SA pilot tells of shock at Shoreham jet crash

2015-08-23 17:25

A former South African pilot has told News24 of the growing concern of the crowd ahead of a catastrophic failed loop at the Shoreham Air Show.

Survivors jump after 2 planes collide over Slovakia

2015-08-20 12:14

Two planes carrying dozens of parachutists collided in midair on over western Slovakia, killing seven people, officials say.

Weather slows recovery of bodies from Indonesia plane crash

2015-08-19 08:33

Heavy fog and bad weather hampered rescuers trying to evacuate bodies in eastern Indonesia where a passenger plane crashed into a mountain, killing all 54 people on board, officials say.

Indonesia official says missing plane is 'totally destroyed'

2015-08-18 08:39

An Indonesian passenger plane that went missing two days ago was destroyed when it slammed into a mountain, killing all 54 people on board, the country's top rescue official says.

Stop speculation over Cape Town plane crash - minister

2015-08-17 20:13

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has asked members of the public to refrain from speculating on the cause of the Cape Town plane crash that claimed five lives.

Cape plane crash could have been ‘procedure that went wrong’ - expert

2015-08-17 15:36

An aviation expert has said that the plane crash that claimed five lives in the Plattekloof area, Cape Town may have been the result of a ‘procedural approach that went wrong’.

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