Man found alive two weeks after chopper crash in Indonesia

2016-12-09 21:41

A soldier aboard a military helicopter that crashed in remote Indonesian jungle more than two weeks ago has miraculously been found alive, an army spokesperson said.

Colombia air crash survivor says there was no time to react

2016-12-05 20:59

One of the survivors of the plane crash in the Andes said the passengers of the chartered flight had no idea their aircraft was running out of gas before it slammed into a mountainside.

First images from Colombia plane crash released

2016-11-29 15:15

View the first images to emerge from the plane crash in Colombia that killed 76.

Possible remains of missing DA member found in Nepal

2016-11-13 19:08

The remains of Democratic Alliance (DA) North West deputy leader Petro Nel, who went missing in Nepal just over a year ago, has reportedly been found.

Fake Germanwings victim relative convicted in Germany

2016-10-26 21:04

A German court has given a woman a year's suspended jail sentence for posing as the cousin of a victim in last year's Germanwings plane crash and obtaining compensation offered by the airline.

4 dead, including 2 children, in China air show crash

2016-09-16 17:59

Four people, including two children, have died in a plane crash during an air show in northern China's Hebei province.

Emirates plane may have attempted go-around before crash

2016-08-04 22:21

An Emirates airliner that crash landed in Dubai tried to regain altitude in the last moments before it hit the ground, transponder data and air traffic control communications suggest.

EgyptAir crash investigators: Pilots tried to put out fire

2016-07-05 19:23

Egyptian investigators say audio from the cockpit voice recorder of the EgyptAir flight that crashed in May, shows that the pilots tried to put out a fire on board.

Suspected MH370 debris to be analysed in Tanzania

2016-07-01 17:19

Aircraft debris found off the Tanzanian island of Zanzibar has been handed over to the authorities for analysis to determine if it is from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

France returns fixed EgyptAir black box to Cairo

2016-06-28 20:12

France's BEA air safety agency has fixed and sent back to Cairo the data file from one of the black boxes from the EgyptAir plane that crashed into the Mediterranean last month.


Bolivian official breaks silence on Colombia plane crash

2016-12-09 07:20

A Bolivian official who signed off on the flight plan for a chartered aircraft that crashed in the Andes is breaking her silence and accusing her bosses of trying to stage a cover-up

Colombia crash: Plane may have run out of fuel

2016-12-01 06:02

Colombia is investigating what made a charter plane crash into its northwestern mountains, killing 71 people.

At least 76 dead in Colombia plane crash involving Brazilian soccer team

2016-11-29 12:39

All but 5 people have died in a plane crash outside city of Medellin, which was carrying a Brazilian soccer team.

Man killed in De Doorns plane crash

2016-10-31 20:05

A man has been killed in a light aircraft crash in the Keerboskloof area of De Doorns in the Western Cape, paramedics say.

MH370 wreckage hunter won't give up until mystery solved

2016-09-25 22:29

Blaine Gibson, the first person searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 who actually found any trace of it, says he won't quit gathering clues until the mystery is solved.

Emirates crash: Pilot tried to abort landing

2016-09-06 16:28

A preliminary report into the Emirates airliner crash landing in Dubai in August, has found that the pilot attempted to abort the landing after an initial touchdown.

Five dead after sea plane hits bridge in Shanghai

2016-07-20 12:54

An amphibious plane has crashed into a highway bridge on the edge of Chinese commercial hub Shanghai, killing at least five people, according to local media reports.

Russia finds remains of crashed firefighter plane

2016-07-03 18:11

Russian firefighters have found the remains of a crashed plane that went missing with ten people on board while putting out wildfires in Siberia.

EgyptAir black box confirms smoke on board - probe

2016-06-29 22:20

Data from one of the black boxes of a crashed EgyptAir plane showed smoke alarms had sounded on board, while soot was found on the wreckage, an Egyptian-led investigative committee says.

France: No evidence EgyptAir crash terror-related

2016-06-27 21:12

French authorities have opened a manslaughter inquiry into the May crash of an EgyptAir plane that killed 66 people, saying there is no evidence so far to link it to terrorism.

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