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10 min ago | The New Zealand Herald
The brother of a U.S. co-pilot who died this week in a small plane crash near Puerto Rico's north coast says he had previously expressed concerns about maintenance and other safety issues.
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4 hrs ago | MyFoxAtlanta
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8 hrs ago | Billboard
The plane crash in Mexico that took the life of Latin music star Jenni Rivera and four members of her entourage was the result of a "series of factors" that could have included the age of the 1969 Learjet, the age of the pilot, and owner negligence in reporting problems with the plane's operation before the doomed flight, according to a report ... (more)
For the families of five people lost in a plane crash in a remote area of Idaho, the hardest part of the search so far is the uncertainty.
FAA officials said Culbertson was the only person on board the aircraft, which they said was en route to DeKalb-Peachtree Airport from Morristown, N.J. Culbertson had been involved in another plane crash with the same airplane in 2000.
A 14-year-old Massachusetts boy has pleaded not guilty in the killing of his high school math teacher.
Henderson County Sheriff's Capt. Frank Stout says the single-engine Rans S-6 Coyote crashed just across the line in South Carolina about 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Wreckage is seen at the site of a Tatarstan Airlines Boeing 737 crash at Kazan airport last month, which killed 50 people.
NTSB says anti-tamper putty around the nut was broken. The putty indicates if a nut has been loosened - purposely or by causes like vibration.
The plane originally flew from Florida to the Dominican Republic either on Sunday or Monday, Acevedo said.
The bodies of the nine people who died when a police helicopter crashed into a pub are being released to their families.
An insurance company is suing the City of Macon, claiming that a corporate jet crashed because the city improperly built the runway it landed on.
"In some ways, you might say he kind of faded away, since he never came back. He was off like he always ways on deployment," he said.
An 18-year-old pilot who died Saturday when his single-engine plane crashed not far from his family's Elkmont home had flying experience and was a student in flight school, according to friends and family.
According to Kathleen Bergen of the Federal Aviation Administration, a single-engine Piper Malibu aircraft may have crashed near Dawsonville at approximately 7:10 p.m. According to information on Wikipedia.org, Piper Malibu planes can hold around 6 people, including the pilot.
DAVID MILLER said nothing detached from the police helicopter as it made a vertical descent into the Clutha bar in Glasgow.