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41 min ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

Small plane crashes on Interstate 89 in Highgate; pilot OK

Vt. State Police say a single-passenger plane has crashed on Interstate 89 north in Highgate.


Related Topix: Franklin County, VT, Bakersfield, VT, Publishing, Media, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, FOX News Network

1 hr ago | News Max

Missing Plane: Bluefin Drone Reaches Deepest Level Yet in Search

The underwater drone dispatched to scour the Indian Ocean floor for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has reached its deepest and riskiest level yet, experts say.


Related Topix: Australia, World News

5 hrs ago | KTAR

Chandler girl who lost both parents in plane crash wins Miss Teen Arizona

The Chandler, Ariz., resident was crowned Miss Teen Arizona last weekend, but she lost both of her parents two months ago in a plane crash in Colorado, the East Valley Tribune reports .


Related Topix: Chandler, AZ

10 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Jurors clear Cessna, Honeywell in plane crash lawsuit Jurors who...

Jurors who presided over a civil trial that included pieces of a crashed airplane as evidence earlier this month said the manufacturer of the airplane and autopilot maker were not to blame for the 2005 crash that killed three local skydivers and a pilot.


Related Topix: Honeywell International, Aerospace-Defense, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Black box 'a waste of time and money'

WHERE they sleep, what they eat and how they're trained. We take a look at the life of Australia's hardest working law enforcers.


Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, Travel

This Is Exeter

Fox blamed after plane from Exeter crashed at Dunkeswell air...

A fox on the runway has been blamed in an official report for an incident in which a light aircraft out of Exeter was seriously damaged as it came in to land at Dunkeswell, east Devon As the 2001 built two seater Jabiru - reg G BZST - owned by David and Leslie Rhys of Bovey Tracey, approached the runway the pilot and passenger spotted a fox on the ... (more)


Related Topix: Devon County, England, United Kingdom

Anchorage Daily News

NTSB: Fatal plane crash near Bethel preceded by 'altitude deviations'

In a preliminary report released Thursday, the National Transportation Safety Board said the fatal April 8 plane crash near Bethel was preceded by several altitude changes before a "rapid, steep descent" to the ground.


Related Topix: Bethel, AK, Kwethluk, AK

CBS 47

Naval Air Station and Jacksonville Fire and Rescue simulate plane crash

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Firefighters from the Naval Air Station and the city were busy Thursday but thankfully it was only to test their response to a simulated plane crash.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Fire

Detroit Free Press

Malaysia jet search: Underwater searches 'not easy ... but not impossible'

Like choosing the right golf club for distance and obstacles, communications equipment offers varying advantages and shortcomings when the mission is as difficult as finding Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on the Indian Ocean floor.


Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force

The Peninsula

Pilot killed in Jordan military plane crash

AMMAN: A Jordanian air force plane on a training flight crash landed on Thursday, killing the pilot, the army said.


Related Topix: Jordan, World News, Middle East, US Military, US Air Force

KXAN-TV Austin

The Cessna plane that crashed at Silver Wings Airport is similar to the Cessna plane pictured above.

A plane crash at Silver Wings Airport near Kerrville on Wednesday morning sent a passenger to the hospital with a fractured leg, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration


Mini-sub performs full MH370 search

It is searching in the area acoustic signals thought to be from the missing plane's "black box" flight recorders were heard.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

KSAT-TV San Antonio

At least 1 injured in small plane crash

According to Rick Friedrick, the owner of the Silver Wings Fly-In Ranch where the plane crashed, the incident occurred around 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday.


The Orlando Sentinel

No serious injuries in Tavares seaplane crash

Clermont's new $2 million, 10,000-square-foot Clermont Community Center was officially opened on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, during a ribbon cutting ceremony.


Related Topix: Clermont, FL

Herald Gazette

Investigators release factual report on fatal Owls Head plane crash

The National Transportation Safety Board has released a second, more in-depth report on the plane crash that claimed the lives of two University of Maine students and a graduate in November 2012.


Related Topix: Owls Head, ME, University of Maine, Knox County, ME


Not likely Malaysian plane will be found intact

We've seen what happens when passenger jets crash; from the tragic and unexpected like last year in San Francisco to the planned and controlled like this demonstration by the discovery channel in 2012.



Greece offers to assist search for Turkish pilots' remains in Aegean Sea

Greece has announced that it is ready to provide assistance for finding the remains of Turkish pilot Col.


Related Topix: Turkey, Middle East, World News, Europe, Greece

Valley teen coping with tragedy helps others

Samantha Anderson's story isn't what you'd expect from a girl with her infectious smile.


Malaysia Chronicle

What Absurd - Majority of M'Sians Believe Putrajaya Lied Over MH370!...

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today rapped a statement by an opposition leader who claimed he could solve the mystery of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in one second.


Related Topix: China

Tue Apr 15, 2014

County of Maui

Memorial Fund Established for Victims and Families of Lana'i Airplane Crash

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai'i - A "Maui County Remembers" memorial fund has been established by Pulama Lana'i to provide financial assistance to the families of those who perished or were injured in the Lana'i plane crash on February 26, 2014.


Related Topix: Wailuku, HI, Maui County, HI