Add to MyYahoo RSS

Air Accidents News

News on Air Accidents continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

12 min ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

Malaysian plane crash victim was Indiana exchange student

An Indiana University doctoral student's boyfriend who died with her on the downed plane in Ukraine had spent six months in northwestern Indiana as a high school exchange student.


Related Topix: Indiana, Jasper County, IN, Demotte, IN, World News, Malaysia,

4 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Train with remains of Malaysian plane crash victims arrives in Ukraine's Kharkiv

A train carrying the remains of victims of a Malaysian plane downed over rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine arrived in the city of Kharkiv in eastern Ukraine, a Reuters witness said.


8 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

4 dead after plane crashes, sparks brush fire near Sedona

Four people are reported dead after a single-engine plane crashed in rough terrain four miles northwest of Sedona, sparking a brush fire in Fay Canyon, Coconino National Forest officials said.


Related Topix: Fire, Natural Disasters, Sedona, AZ, Wildfire, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Holyoke, MA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily World

Hours separate deadly Arizona plane crashes

Two teenage brothers from Utah were among six people who died in two fiery, small plane crashes in northern Arizona over the weekend, authorities said.


KHOU-TV Houston

Pilot dies in West Texas plane crash

The Texas Department of Public Safety on Monday identified the victim as 71-year-old Weldon Pat Oden of Blackwell.


Related Topix: West, TX, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Train with plane crash bodies leaves rebel town

A refrigerated train carrying Malaysia Airlines victims' bodies pulled away Monday from a rebel-held town in eastern Ukraine, one small step forward in easing the agony of their grieving families.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Vladimir Putin, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, World News, Ukraine

WNEM-TV Saginaw

Midland man killed in Adirondacks plane crash

Authorities have identified the three victims in a single-engine plane crash in the Adirondacks as a West Virginia man, his 24-year-old daughter and a 25-year-old Michigan man.


Related Topix: Michigan

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: What we know today

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: What we know today Following the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash Thursday - which killed all 298 on board - questions still remain.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Russia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Sun Jul 20, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

6 die in 2 plane crashes in northern Arizona

The Federal Aviation Administration said hikers in the Bear Mountain area reported the crash and a possible fire around 3 p.m. PDT Sunday.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Sundance Film Festival

NewsOn6 Tulsa

UN to vote on crash resolution; Russia has doubts

Vic Atiyeh, Oregon's last Republican governor who shepherded the state through a deep recession during two terms in the 1980s, died Sunday night, a family spokesman said.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,


Sky News catches flak for MH17 luggage gaffe

For journalists covering a disaster like the MH17 plane crash, there are some pretty obvious things you shouldn't do.


Related Topix: Journalism

WTVF Nashville

RJ Reynolds vows to fight $23.6B in damages

A Florida jury has slammed a tobacco company with $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer in 1996.


Related Topix: Tobacco, RJ Reynolds Tobacco Holdings, Florida, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire

Bangkok Post

Anti-Russia sentiment sweeps Malaysia

Many Malaysians are urging their government and world leaders to take a tough stance against Russia after pro-Russia rebels allegedly shot down a Malaysia Airlines jet, with some calling for economic sanctions and a boycott of Russian goods.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Vladimir Putin,

Merced Sun-Star

AIDS conference honors victims of jet crash

Officials at the opening ceremony for the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne held a moment of silence for the six AIDS researchers and activists killed aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. All 298 people on board the plane died when it was shot down by a surface-to-air missile Thursday as it flew over rebel-held eastern Ukraine.


Related Topix: Merced, CA


Reports: Separatists have removed bodies from crash site

Searchers for the Ukrainian government have found 196 bodies at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, the State Emergency Service reported Sunday.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Malaysia Travel, Vladimir Putin


Irish MH17 plane crash victim named

The Irish woman, who died when the passenger plane she was travelling in was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday, has been named.


Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Australia,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Tribune

Plane crashes near New York's Lake Placid; 3 dead

A small plane crashed Saturday while attempting to land at an airport near Lake Placid, killing all three people on board.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration


Monitors attempt to secure Ukraine plane crash site

International monitors moved gingerly Saturday through fields reeking of the decomposing corpses of the victims of a Malaysian airliner shot down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine, trying to secure the sprawling site in hopes that a credible investigation of the disaster can be conducted.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Vladimir Putin, Europe, Germany

Andover Advertiser

UK experts join plane crash probe

Experts from the UK will arrive in Kiev today to assist a Ukrainian-led investigation into how Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was brought down.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Oceania, New Zealand

Malaysia Airlines MH17 plane crash: Dog breeder named as one of ten Britons killed

Robert Ayley, 28, was returning home to his wife Sharlene and two young sons, in New Zealand following a month-long working trip to Europe.