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Tag: Plane Crash

Philippines military plane crash
Black Box From Crashed Philippine Military Plane Retrieved

The C-130 Hercules transport plane, carrying 96 soldiers and crew, crashed upon landing on Sunday on Jolo island in Sulu province.

Philippines military plane crash
29 Killed, 17 Missing In Philippines Military Plane Crash

At least 29 people were killed and 17 others remain unaccounted for in the crash of a Philippine Air Force (PAF) C-130 Hercules transport plane in Sulu province, officers said.

Plane Crash
Philippines Air Force Plane Crash Kills 17 People

A Philippine Air Force (PAF) plane with 92 people aboard crashed on Sunday while attempting to land on Jolo island in Sulu province, killing 17 persons andinjuring 40 others.

2 Aircraft Collide In Alaska, 7 killed Including State Republican Legislator

Anchorage: Two aircraft collided midair on the Kenai Peninsula in Alaska, which led to the death of a state Republican Representative. The accident took place on Friday near the Soldotna Airport, reports Xinhua news agency. One of the aircraft involved in the crash about two miles northeast of the airport was a single-engine de Havilland […]

2 Killed As Trainer Aircraft Crashes In Odisha's Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal: Two persons including a lady trainee pilot and her instructor died after their aircraft crashed in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district on Monday morning. As per the initial reports, the trainer aircraft went down on the tarmac while undergoing flight training at Government Aviation Training Institute (GATI) at Birasala under Kankadahada police limits in the district. […]

Plane Carrying 83 Crashes In Taliban-Held Afghanistan Area

Kabul: A Boeing jet belonging to state-owned Ariana Afghan Airlines caught fire and crashed in central Ghazni province in Afghanistan on Monday, a media report quoted officials. The passenger plane had 83 people on board when it crashed due to technical reasons, Mail Online report quoted officials on the incident. There was no information as […]

Nine Killed, Three Injured In US Plane Crash

Washington: Nine people, including two children, were killed and three others injured in a plane crash in the US state of South Dakota. Peter Knudson, an official with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), was quoted as saying that a Pilatus PC-12 plane with 12 people on board crashed at about 12:30 p.m. (local time) […]

Aircraft crashes near Hyderabad, 2 trainee pilots killed

Hyderabad: Two trainee pilots were killed when a trainer aircraft crashed in Vikarabad district near Hyderabad on Sunday, police said. The accident occurred in the afternoon when aircraft crashed during a training sortie in the cotton fields at Sultanpur village, about 100 km from Hyderabad. Both trainee pilots including a woman were killed. One of […]

Seven Dead As WWII-era Plane Crashes In US

Washington: A World War II-era B-17 bomber crashed while trying to land at Bradley International Airport in the US state of Connecticut, killing at least seven people, said police. The crash happened at 9:54 am local time on Wednesday, shortly after the plane reported difficulties and returned to the airport trying to land, Xinhua reported. […]

10 killed in US plane crash

Houston: At least ten people have died after a small aircraft crashed at an airport in Dallas, Texas. All ten people on board were killed after it crashed at Addison Airport at 9:10 a.m local time on Sunday, Mary Rosenbleeth, spokeswoman for the city of Addison, was quoted as saying by Xinhua news agency. The […]

AN-32 crash: Six bodies retrieved

New Delhi: Bodies of six Air Force personnel and remains of seven others, who died in the AN-32 aircraft crash, have been recovered, official sources said Thursday. Over the past week, the Indian Air Force was making efforts to retrieve the bodies from the crash site but inclement weather was making it difficult to carry […]

Ethiopian Airlines Boeing crashes on way to Kenya

Addis Ababa: An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 crashed on Sunday while flying from Addis Ababa to the Kenyan capital Nairobi. The flight is believed to have had 149 passengers and eight crew members on board, the airline said. The disaster happened at 8.44 a.m. around the town of Bishoftu, shortly after the plane took off […]

14 killed in Colombia plane crash

Bogota: At least 14 people including a minor have been killed in a plane crash in Colombia, officials said. According to officials, the Laser Airlines DC-3 aircraft crashed on Saturday in the Colombian department of Meta, Efe news reported. In a tweet, Colombia’s Defensa Civil said police, air force, army personnel, and volunteers from Meta had […]

MiG-21 crashes in Rajasthan, pilot safe

Jaipur: A MiG-21 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Bikaner in Rajasthan on Friday. The pilot ejected safely, the Defence Ministry said. An IAF spokesperson said the MiG was on a routine mission and it crashed after getting airborne from Nal, near Bikaner. Ghosh said initial inputs indicated a bird hit […]

Boeing 767 cargo plane crashes near Houston airport

New York: In an unfortunate incident, a Boeing 767 cargo jetliner with three people on board crashed into a bay near Houston’s George Bush International Airport, said the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). According to FAA, Atlas Air Flight 3591, flying from Miami to Houston, lost radar and radio contact around 48 km southeast of the […]

5 killed after plane crashes into California house

Los Angeles: At least five people were killed and two others injured after a small plane crashed into a house in the US state of California, the media reported on Monday. On Sunday, the twin-engine Cessna 414A came apart and caught fire mid-flight before crashing into the two-storey house in Yorba Linda, a suburb of […]

US military planes crash off Japan, 5 missing

Tokyo:Two American Marines were rescued from the ocean while another five remained missing after two US military jets collided mid-air during manoeuvres off the coast of Japan on Thursday, officials said. “The US Marine Corps confirms that two Marines have been found. One is in fair condition and the other is being transported to a […]

Plane crashes after mid-air collision in Canada

Ottawa:Two aircrafts collided mid-air over Ottawa‘s west end on Sunday, which led to one of them crashing in a nearby field, the police said. Police said one of the aircraft crashed into a field near McGee Side Road just east of the 417 in Carp in rural west Ottawa. The other aircraft was redirected to […]

Delhi-based pilot loses life in Indonesian plane crash

New Delhi: Bhavye Suneja, a Delhi-based pilot working with Lion Air, was the Captain of the ill-fated Indonesian Boeing plane carrying 189 passengers, which crashed into the Java Sea on Monday shortly after taking off. Indonesian authorities said they have found no survivors. Based out of Mayur Vihar here, Suneja studied at Ahlcon public school […]

FBI rules out terrorism in Seattle plane crash

Washington: The airline employee who stole a plane on Friday in Seattle and crashed soon afterward did not have any links to terrorist organizations and was seeking to commit suicide, the FBI said on Saturday. The FBI said via Twitter that “the information gathered thus far does NOT suggest a terrorist threat”. The Pierce County […]

One of 3 survivors of Cuba plane crash dies, toll rises to 111

Havana: The toll from last Friday’s plane crash in Cuba has risen to 111 as one of the survivors succumbed to her injuries here, officials said. Grettel Landrove, 23, one of three survivors in last Friday’s crash of a Cubana de Aviacion passenger jet, died on Monday in the Calixto Garcia Hospital, where she had […]

Cuba plane crash kills over 100, 3 survive

Havana: More than 100 people were killed after a Cubana de Aviacion Boeing 737-200 crashed soon after takeoff from Havana’s Jose Marti International Airport, a media report said on Saturday. Three female passengers are in critical condition after surviving the crash. Flight DMJ 0972 heading from Cuba to Holguin was carrying 111 people, including 105 […]

Plane with 71 on board crashes at Kathmandu airport

Kathmandu: An aircraft of the US-Bangla Airlines with 67 passengers and four members crash-landed at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) here today triggering fears of fatalities. TIA spokesperson Prem Nath Thakur said the 78-seater Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft veered off the runway while landing at 2.20 p.m. and crashed onto a ground near the airport, catching […]

66 people killed in Iran plane crash

Tehran: A passenger plane crashed in central Iran on Sunday killing all 66 people on board, authorities said. The ATR 72, a twin-engine turboprop operated by Aseman Airlines, crashed due to bad weather into the Dena Mountain near the town of Semirom, an official at the Iranian carrier confirmed to the media. The plane was […]

4 killed in mid-air aircraft collision in Germany

Berlin: At least four people were killed when a light aircraft and a medical helicopter crashed mid-air in Germany on Tuesday, police said. The two crashed over a rural area near the southwestern town of Philippsburg in the Karlsruhe district, Efe news agency reported. It is as yet unclear if the medical helicopter was carrying […]