ARTICLES RELATING TO AIR CRASHES

Myanmar military helicopter crashes, 2 pilots rescued

2016-04-26 14:24

A Myanmar armed forces newspaper says a military helicopter has crashed into a reservoir during a training exercise and both pilots were rescued by fishermen

12 killed in plane crash in remote Papua New Guinea

2016-04-14 10:36

Twelve people, including three children, have been killed after their light plane crashed in a remote part of Papua New Guinea.

Student pilot survives emergency crash landing in Port Alfred river

2016-03-31 14:30

A student pilot has had a lucky escape after he crashed into a river during an emergency landing in Port Alfred, the National Sea Rescue Institute says.

UAE authority: Russia plane crash data 'satisfactory'

2016-03-28 07:08

The United Arab Emirates' aviation regulator says investigators have successfully downloaded all the information from the flight recorders on the FlyDubai plane that crashed in southern Russia.

Aviation buff may have found MH370 debris near Mossel Bay

2016-03-23 07:58

The Pretoria man who may have found debris from a Malaysian plane that vanished two years ago says he stumbled on the wreckage while taking a stroll on the beach at Mossel Bay.

Russia: FlyDubai black boxes badly damaged

2016-03-20 16:22

Aviation experts have begun examining the black boxes from the FlyDubai flight that crashed amid high winds at an airport in southern Russia.

Russia: Crashed jet's flight recorder found

2016-03-19 12:40

Russian investigators probing the crash of a Dubai airliner in southern Russia that killed all 62 people on board, have found one of the plane's flight recorders.

Dubai passenger plane crashes in Russia

2016-03-19 06:37

An airliner with 61 people aboard coming from Dubai has crashed while landing in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don, Russia's Emergencies Ministry says.

Ecuador army plane crashes

2016-03-15 23:34

An Ecuadoran army plane has crashed in the Amazon rainforest with 22 people on board, though the number of victims is unknown.

Helicopter crashes at Lanseria airport

2016-03-11 14:32

A helicopter has crashed at Lanseria Airport, north of Johannesburg.

 

Air Algerie crash blamed on pilots

2016-04-22 22:07

The final report on a 2014 Air Algerie airliner crash that killed 116 people, says the accident was largely due to the pilots failing to activate the plane's anti-icing system.

One dead after microlight hits power lines

2016-04-01 10:50

A microlight pilot has been killed after the aircraft struck power lines and crashed in Glendale, north of Durban, paramedics say.

7 dead in Quebec plane crash

2016-03-30 08:22

A small plane has crashed off an island in eastern Quebec, killing 7 people, Quebec provincial police say.

Plane makes emergency landing on Plett beach

2016-03-26 18:18

A Cessna light aircraft has made an emergency landing on the beach in Plettenberg Bay after it is believed it suffered engine failure.

Crash experts stymied by FlyDubai's black boxes

2016-03-21 18:00

A top Russian aviation official says it's going to be very difficult to extract the data from a FlyDubai plane that crashed in southern Russia.

Russian crash: Flydubai downplays terror

2016-03-19 18:42

Flydubai has played down the possibility that terrorism caused the crash of one of its airliners in Russia, in which all 62 people on board died.

Dubai plane attempted second landing before crash

2016-03-19 08:00

All 62 people on board a flydubai Boeing 737 have been killed when the plane crashed and burst into flames as it was landing in Rostov-on-Don, in Southern Russia.

Unidentified Germanwings remains buried near crash site

2016-03-17 19:34

Local French officials have overseen the quiet burial of unidentified remains from the Alpine crash a year ago of a Germanwings plane flown into the side of a mountain by a suicidal co-pilot.

Plane crashes into Bolivian market

2016-03-14 08:46

Police in Bolivia say a small plane has crashed into a market in a town in the country's north, killing all four people in the aircraft and injuring three vendors on the ground.

Anti-poaching pilot's remains recovered

2016-03-08 05:40

The employer of an American anti-poaching pilot who died in a plane crash in Cameroon in 2014 says his remains were recovered from the wreckage.

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