Taliban attack downed chopper

2015-11-24 22:28

Taliban insurgents have attacked a military-contracted helicopter that made an emergency landing in northwest Afghanistan.

Weather hampers New Zealand chopper crash recovery

2015-11-22 10:30

Severe weather conditions have forced specialist alpine rescuers to abandon attempts to recover the bodies of seven people killed after their sightseeing helicopter crashed into a New Zealand glacier.

Light aircraft crashes in northern KZN

2015-11-21 10:33

A light aircraft has crashed in the Newcastle area in northern KwaZulu-Natal.

Ex-Nicaraguan minister missing, 3 dead in helicopter crash

2015-11-18 08:59

A top former political figure is missing and three others dead following a helicopter crash in southern Nicaragua, a National Police official says. Among the dead are 2 Americans

Egypt says no proof yet of bomb on Russian plane

2015-11-17 12:16

A top official in Egypt's Aviation Ministry says the Egyptian-led international committee investigating the crash of a Russian passenger jet in Sinai has not found any proof of a bomb on board.

No proof of plane crash after extensive search

2015-11-15 18:08

No proof has been found of a reported light aircraft crashing in the mountains between Stutterheim and Cathcart firefighters and medics have confirmed.

Up to 9 feared dead in US plane crash - report

2015-11-11 09:25

As many as nine people are feared dead after a small private jet crashed into an apartment building in the Midwestern US city of Akron, a report says.

Black boxes in S Sudan air crash recovered – report

2015-11-10 11:03

Investigators in South Sudan have found the two black boxes from a Soviet-era Antonov plane which crashed last week killing at least 36 people, a report says.

Thousands more tourists fly home after Egypt crash

2015-11-09 21:00

Thousands more foreign tourists have flewn home from Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh after the downing of a Russian airliner claimed by jihadists.

25 000 Russians return home from Egypt amid terrorism fears

2015-11-09 14:05

About 25 000 Russian tourists returned home from Egypt over the weekend, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says, amid fears that a terrorist bomb could have brought down an airliner last week.


7 dead in helicopter crash in Indian Kashmir

2015-11-23 13:14

All 7 people on board, six pilgrims and the pilot have been killed when a helicopter crashed in Indian Kashmir after leaving a popular Hindu shrine in the mountainous region, police say.

Northern KZN plane crash an 'old wreckage'

2015-11-21 10:59

The light aircraft which was reported to have crashed in the Newcastle area is an 'old wreckage', KwaZulu-Natal emergency services have said.

ISIS: Cooldrink can bomb downed Russian plane

2015-11-18 19:31

ISIS has released a photo of a bomb the extremist militia purported to have used to bring down a Russian passenger jet in Egypt last month, killing all 224 people on board.

Plane attack: Russia offers $50m reward

2015-11-17 22:21

Russia has pounded ISIS targets in Syria after confirming that a bomb attack brought down its passenger jet over Egypt last month, killing all 224 people on board.

Putin vows to 'find and punish' those behind Sinai plane attack

2015-11-17 11:02

Russia's President Vladimir Putin vowed to find and punish the attackers who brought down a plane with 224 people on board in Sinai last month, in remarks released by the Kremlin.

Egypt to send Russian plane recording abroad for analysis

2015-11-13 11:54

A recording from Russian Airbus A321 which caught a sound before the plane disintegrated in midair will be sent abroad for analysis, Egypt’s civil aviation minister says.

In Egypt, angry talk of Western conspiracy over plane crash

2015-11-10 12:30

Egyptian media have reacted with fury as Britain and the US increasingly point to a bomb as the cause of the October 31 Russian plane crash in Sinai.

UK: High probability ISIS bomb downed Russian jet

2015-11-10 10:33

Britain's foreign minister says it is highly likely that a bomb planted by a supporter of ISIS downed the Russian passenger jet lost over Egypt.

'Act of terror' possibly behind plane crash: Russia

2015-11-09 19:52

Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has admitted that a plane crash in Egypt's Sinai peninsula that killed 224 people was possibly a terrorist attack.

Rough weekend for SA aviation

2015-11-08 22:07

Four aircraft of various types have crashed around the country since Friday.

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