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Boeing has vowed to tighten controls after potentially dangerous debris was found in fuel tanks of undelivered 737 MAX aircraft, a plane that has been grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes.
Three people who were killed in a plane crash have been identified as part of the South African Civil Aviation Authority's flight inspection unit, it has been revealed.
A pilot and passenger have been killed in an aircraft crash near Springs Airfield in the City of Ekurhuleni.
Iran says it unintentionally shot down the Ukrainian airliner that crashed outside Tehran killing 176 people, calls it an "unforgivable mistake".
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said his country "deeply regrets" the shooting down of a Ukrainian airliner, which he described as "a great tragedy & unforgivable mistake".
Four children are among 18 people who have been killed after a Sudanese military transport plane crashed following take-off from West Darfur state, according to an army spokesperson.
The black boxes from two French military helicopters that collided in Mali killing 13 soldiers have been found, a French military spokesperson has said.
Grieving relatives toss flowers into the sea where an Indonesian Lion Air jet crashed a year ago, killing all 189 on board, after a final accident report pointed to plane design flaws as a key factor in the disaster.
A lawyer appointed by the United Nations to probe the mysterious 1961 plane crash death of secretary-general Dag Hammarskjold has said that the United States, Britain and South Africa were withholding information.
Draft report prepared by Indonesian investigators also identified string of pilot errors and maintenance mistakes.
A plane carrying 177 passengers skidded off the runway at an Istanbul airport and split into two after landing in rough weather on Wednesday, but officials said no-one had died.
Iran's civil aviation authority has confirmed two missiles were fired at a Ukrainian airliner that was brought down earlier this month, in a preliminary report posted on its website.
In a series of videos and comments, Iranians took their anger to social media, calling on the government's entirety to resign over downing the plane.
Ukraine has said Iran had provided enough data including videos and photographs to show the probe into Tehran's downing of a Ukrainian passenger jet will be objective and prompt.
All 170 people on board a Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed after taking off from Tehran were killed, Iran's Red Crescent has said.
No indications anyone survived the crash and the search for the last person on board will continue.
The pilot of a helicopter that crashed into a packed Scottish pub, killing 10 people, "took a chance" by ignoring five low fuel warnings, an inquiry finds.
Ethiopian Airlines denied whistleblower accusations that it tampered with the maintenance records of the Boeing 737 MAX jet which crashed in March, killing all 157 people on board.
At least seven people were killed when a World War II bomber carrying 13 passengers and crew crashed at an airport in the northeastern US state of Connecticut, local media reports.
A panel of global civil aviation authorities is expected to criticise the US Federal Aviation Administration's approval of Boeing's 737 MAX, which has been grounded for six months following two crashes, a source familiar with the matter has said.
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