ARTICLES RELATING TO PLANE CRASH

WATCH: Two killed as SA plane crashes in Tanzania

2019-08-04 10:22

Two project directors were killed when a light aircraft registered in South Africa crashed in Tanzania on Saturday, the company said on Sunday.

Ethiopian crash throws spotlight back on Boeing

2019-03-12 06:01

These are worrying hours for Boeing – and tragic ones for 157 families, says Chris Bryant.

Lion Air jet should have been grounded before fatal flight, Indonesia says

2018-11-28 11:05

A Lion Air jet that crashed last month should have been grounded over a recurrent technical problem and never permitted to make the fatal flight, Indonesian authorities said in a report that took aim at the carrier's poor safety culture.

Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

2018-11-16 20:08

The family of an Indonesian man killed in a Lion Air jet crash is suing Boeing, alleging that the accident may have been caused by a problem with the flight-control system in its newest 737 plane.

Seats, wheels of crashed Indonesian plane hauled from the sea

2018-11-02 19:31

Seats, wheels and other parts of a crashed Indonesian Lion Air jet were hauled from the depths as authorities analysed black box data that may explain why the new plane plummeted into the Java Sea, killing 189 people.

WATCH: Search crews think they found crashed Lion Air jet

2018-10-31 15:06

Divers have recovered possessions from passengers on the Indonesian Lion Air flight that crashed on Monday, but authorities say its is almost certain that none of the 189 people on board survived.

WATCH: Wallets, bags, papers fished out of sea from passengers on doomed Indonesia plane

2018-10-30 19:16

Divers have recovered possessions from passengers on the Indonesian Lion Air flight that crashed, but authorities say its is almost certain that none of the 189 people on board survived.

WATCH: Indonesian officials 'not expecting survivors' following plane crash

2018-10-29 15:02

A passenger jet with 189 people on board has crashed into the sea just minutes after taking off from Indonesia's capital, Jakarta.

SEE: Deadly plane crash in Mumbai

2018-06-28 12:22

A small plane crashed into a construction site in a densely populated area of India's financial capital Mumbai, killing five people including one on the ground, officials say.

Pair killed in crash ‘were inseparable’

2018-05-02 16:51

Octogenarian lovers Claus Keuchel (83) and Maxine Frisch (84), who died in a plane crash near Vryheid on Sunday, had “a fairytale romance” and would not have been able to live without each other, according to family.

 

‘He was in a dark place’: Friends of SA pilot who killed himself in Botswana crash speak out

2019-04-05 15:51

It’s late afternoon and the sun has just sunk below the horizon as a group of friends chat around a braai at the clubhouse overlooking the airfield in Botswana.

Indonesian investigators say doomed Lion Air jet 'airworthy'

2018-11-29 17:16

Investigators of the October 28 crash of a Lion Air flight into the Java Sea have summoned reporters to clarify comments they made based on data from the aircraft's black boxes.

WWII pilot killed in vintage airplane crash in Texas

2018-11-19 22:02

A group that organises vintage fighter plane rides for veterans says a passenger who was killed when a World War II-era aircraft crashed in South Texas had been a WWII pilot.

Crashed Lion Air jet had air speed indicator glitch on fatal flight: official

2018-11-05 22:16

An Indonesian Lion Air jet that plunged into the Java Sea last week, killing all 189 on board, had an air speed indicator problem on its fatal flight and on three previous journeys, the country's transportation watchdog said.

Indonesia closes in on location of doomed jet's black box

2018-10-31 22:50

Indonesian investigators said they were homing in on the black box from a crashed jetliner after locating its "pings" two days after the jet crashed shortly after take-off with 189 people on board.

Indonesia warns over 'fake news' after deadly jet crash

2018-10-30 22:16

Indonesia warned social media users against spreading hoaxes, as rescue teams searched for human remains from a horrifying jet crash.

7 of the deadliest air crashes in Indonesia

2018-10-29 21:26

The crash of a brand new Lion Air Boeing-737 MAX into the sea, just minutes after taking off from Jakarta, is the latest in a series of air accidents to rock the archipelago.

Up to 20 feared dead in WWII vintage plane crash in Switzerland

2018-08-05 13:30

Up to 20 people are feared dead after a vintage World War II aircraft crashed into a Swiss mountainside, local reports said on Sunday.

Pilot critical after crash at farm

2018-06-19 16:44

A pilot was critically injured on Monday when his light aircraft crashed into a hillside on a farm in the usually quiet Dargle Valley.

Pilot (85), friend killed in crash

2018-05-01 16:15

An octogenarian pilot and his woman friend died when their plane crashed into a mountain near Vryheid while on a joyride on Sunday.

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