ARTICLES RELATING TO PLANE CRASHES

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.

Families of EgyptAir crash victims to get compensation

2016-06-20 21:33

EgyptAir says advance compensation payments of $25 000 will be offered to families of the 66 people killed when one of its planes crashed into the Mediterranean last month.

Second black box recovered from EgyptAir crash site

2016-06-17 15:05

Search teams have recovered the second flight recorder of an EgyptAir plane from the bottom of the Mediterranean that could prove vital in establishing the cause of the crash.

Satellite spots oil slick near EgyptAir crash site

2016-05-20 16:01

A European Space Agency satellite has spotted an oil slick near the site where a missing EgyptAir plane is likely to have crashed with 66 people on board.

EgyptAir wreckage found in Mediterranean

2016-05-20 11:17

Egypt's military said its search teams have found wreckage from the EgyptAir plane that crashed in the Mediterranean with 66 people on board.

Terrorism suspected in crash of Egyptian jet

2016-05-20 07:41

An EgyptAir jetliner with 66 people aboard veered wildly in flight and crashed in the Mediterranean Sea, authorities say. Egyptian and Russian officials said it may have been brought down by terrorists.

Lufthansa, Air France avoid flying over Sinai

2015-10-31 19:59

Two of Europe's largest airlines have decided to avoid flying over the Sinai peninsula while they wait for clarity on what caused a Russian airliner carrying 224 passengers and crew to crash in the area.

 

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.

EgyptAir crash: Black boxes arrive in Paris

2016-06-27 17:27

Egyptian investigators say the black boxes from a passenger plane that crashed last month have arrived in Paris, where technicians will attempt to repair them.

EgyptAir black boxes badly damaged

2016-06-17 22:43

The voice and data recorders from the EgyptAir plane that crashed into the Mediterranean nearly a month ago are "extensively damaged" and will need repairs before they can be analysed, an airline official says.

Paris airport renews security crackdown after EgyptAir crash

2016-05-20 22:16

French investigators are checking again for security flaws at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport after the EgyptAir crash, despite already stripping hundreds of employees of their security clearance since last year's jihadist attacks.

Body part found in search for EgyptAir plane

2016-05-20 13:27

Egyptian authorities say they have spotted a body part, 2 seats and suitcases in the search for the crashed EgyptAir plane.

'Absolutely no indication' what caused EgyptAir crash: France

2016-05-20 09:52

France's foreign minister says there is "absolutely no indication" what had caused the crash of an EgyptAir flight, despite Egyptian authorities saying terrorism was the most likely cause.

Crash: Egypt finds both black boxes

2015-10-31 20:51

Egypt has found both black boxes from a Russian passenger plane that crashed in the country's Sinai peninsula, killing 224 people, the civil aviation minister says.

Russian airline: No grounds to blame human error for Egypt crash

2015-10-31 15:36

Russian airline Kogalymavia says it sees no grounds to blame human error for the crash of one of its planes in Egypt, in which 224 people are said to have died.

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