ARTICLES RELATING TO AIR CRASHES

Fishing boat hooks tail of crashed Myanmar plane

2017-06-15 21:03

A fishing boat has found the tail of a Myanmar military plane that crashed with 122 people on board last week.

Small plane crashes near Mount Everest

2017-05-27 12:30

A small cargo plane has crashed near Mount Everest, injuring all three people on board.

Father disputes pilot guilt on Germanwings crash anniversary

2017-03-24 14:24

Two years to the day after the deadly Germanwings crash in the French Alps, the father of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz will hold a press conference to dispute that his son deliberately downed the plane.

Hard landing as plane skids in raging winds

2017-02-23 21:06

A passenger plane has skidded along a runway at Amsterdam's busy Schiphol airport as its landing gear collapsed on hitting the ground during heavy winds. VIDEO

Germanwings crash investigation closed

2017-01-09 21:06

German prosecutors have closed their investigation into the crash of a Germanwings plane in the French Alps almost two years ago.

Three injured in Lanseria Airport emergency landing

2016-12-13 19:11

Three men sustained burns and “traumatic” injuries when their light aircraft made an emergency landing at Lanseria Airport.

Pakistan plane crash - all dead

2016-12-07 22:47

Pakistan's national carrier says one of its planes has crashed shortly after take-off from the northern city of Chitral with 48 people aboard.

Lone ship left searching for MH370 after Chinese vessel pulls out

2016-12-07 08:22

Officials have said the seabed search for the missing Malaysian airliner MH370 has been left to a single ship, with a Chinese vessel pulling out and heading home to Shanghai.

Plane carrying 4 crashes, causes explosions in Nevada

2016-11-19 14:47

A US plane carrying four people has in Elko, Nevada, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesperson says.

Wreckage of Indonesian cargo plane found, no survivors

2016-11-01 09:55

An Indonesian search team has found the wreckage of a cargo plane along with the bodies of four crew members in a mountainous part of the country, a government official said.

 

Kurdish militants claim downing of Turkish military chopper

2017-06-02 19:15

Kurdish militants have claimed that they downed a Turkish military helicopter that killed all 13 personnel on board two days ago

Five killed in British helicopter crash

2017-03-30 16:10

Five people have been killed after their helicopter crashed in poor conditions in a mountainous part of Wales.

Training pilot survives light aircraft crash

2017-03-21 18:23

A pilot on a solo training flight in a Cessna aircraft experienced engine problems and crashed on a farm in Hekpoort on Tuesday afternoon,

Cargo plane crash destroys Kyrgyzstan village

2017-01-16 20:02

A Turkish cargo plane has crashed in a residential area just outside the main airport in Kyrgyzstan, destroying half of a village.

Two dead in Libyan fighter jet crash

2016-12-22 18:30

A fighter jet from Libyan pro-government forces has crashed while on a training mission killing its two crew.

Body of missing pilot found in crashed aircraft on Limpopo farm

2016-12-08 19:04

The body of missing pilot Jaco van Rensburg has been found in his wrecked light aircraft at Renosterkloof farm, close to Vaalwater in Limpopo, police have confirmed.

Pakistan national carrier's plane crashes after take-off

2016-12-07 15:12

A Pakistani national carrier plane has crashed shortly after take-off from the country's north with about 40 on board, after earlier being reported missing.

Families of Flight MH370 victims offer reward for debris

2016-12-05 19:59

Families of Flight MH370 victims offer reward for debris amid pressure to continue search.

MH370 plunged rapidly:new report

2016-11-02 17:54

Flight MH370 was probably out of control when it plunged into the ocean with its wing flaps not prepared for landing, a new report says casting doubt on theories a pilot was still in charge.

Cargo plane carrying four missing in eastern Indonesia

2016-10-31 10:49

A cargo plane carrying four crew members went missing during a short flight in mountainous eastern Indonesia, authorities said, the latest blow to the country's beleaguered aviation sector.

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