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2 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Single Engine Plane Crashes At Private Airstrip

OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, Mich. - The FAA and the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Department are investigating a single engine plane crash in Oshtemo Township Saturday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Oshtemo, MI, Kalamazoo County, MI

6 hrs ago | MarketWatch

Seabed search for Flight 370 to take 5-7 days

The initial underwater search of a remote stretch of southern Indian Ocean seabed in what is thought to be the most likely spot for the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is expected to be completed within seven days, Australian authorities said Saturday.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, US Military, US Navy, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

10 hrs ago | AME Info

GCAA holds Air accident training exercise with international partners at Fujairah Airport

The General Civil Aviation Authority held this week a successful Air Accident Training Exercise at Fujairah International Airport, planned, coordinated and managed by the GCAA's Air Accident Investigation team.

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Related Topix: France, World News

12 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

Officials take ferry to first meeting since crash

Maui County officials took a ferry to the first Lanai Planning Commission meeting since a February plane crash killed two county workers and injured three other employees.

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Related Topix: Maui County, HI

Fri Apr 18, 2014

NBC Chicago

Stunt Pilot Bails by Parachute Just Before Fiery Crash

An aerobatic stunt pilot narrowly escaped by parachute Friday when his single-passenger plane crashed in a fireball onto a northern Vermont interstate, charring the ground beneath it.

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The Kansas City Star

Former state Rep. Don Dahl killed in ultra-light plane crash near Hillsboro

A 27-year-old Grandview man has been charged in the recent series of highways shootings, Jackson County prosecutors said Friday.

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Related Topix: Hillsboro, MO, Jackson County, MO, Grandview, MO

FOX16

Plane Crash in White County Leaves Two With Minor Injuries

We have just learned a small engine aircraft crashed on 3800 Highway 367 south of the Searcy Airport in White County around 2:45 p.m. The plane was trying to make an emergency landing in a field.

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Related Topix: White County, AR, Searcy, AR

WCYB

New facts released in plane crash on Holston Mountain

A Cessna 172k crashed into the mountain after refueling at Elizabethton Airport on March 18th.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration

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.

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

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.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News

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 .

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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.

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

Thu Apr 17, 2014

NEWS.com.au

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.

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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)

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Newsday

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.

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