Stories tagged: plane crash
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 8:38 a.m.
Eastern Idaho authorities say three men sustained serious injuries when their small plane crashed near the Idaho-Wyoming border.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
The airline employee who took a plane from Sea-Tac Airport on Friday night and flew it throughout the Puget Sound region before crashing on an island has been identified as …
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Five people on board a small airplane were killed but nobody on the ground was hurt when the twin-engine Cessna crashed Sunday in a Southern California parking lot, authorities said.
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 2:06 p.m.
Determining why a vintage plane crashed in the Swiss Alps will be challenging since the 79-year-old aircraft did not have black boxes and was traveling in an area without frequent …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 8:58 p.m.
A vintage propeller plane plunged near-vertically into a Swiss mountain, killing all 20 people on board as they returned from a two-day trip to southern Switzerland, investigators said Sunday.
UPDATED: Tue., July 31, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
An Aeromexico airliner crashed after taking off in the northern state of Durango on Tuesday, but the state’s governor said there were no deaths in the accident.
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
Three people were killed Friday morning when their single-engine plane crashed seven miles west of Deer Park in Stevens County.
Tue., July 10, 2018, 3:45 p.m.
All 11 people aboard a plane that crashed Tuesday have been rescued in mountainous terrain on Prince of Wales Island in Alaska, officials said.
UPDATED: Fri., May 18, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
A 39-year-old airliner with 110 people aboard crashed and burned in a cassava field just after taking off from the Havana airport Friday, leaving three survivors in Cuba’s worst aviation …
Mon., March 12, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
A plane carrying 71 people from Bangladesh swerved erratically and flew dangerously low before crashing and erupting in flames as it landed Monday in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital, killing at least …
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
A Russian military cargo plane crashed near an air base in Syria on Tuesday, killing all 39 Russian servicemen on board in a blow to Russian operations in Syria. The …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
An Iranian commercial airplane brought back into service only months ago after being grounded for seven years crashed Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, and officials said …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
A Russian passenger plane carrying 71 people crashed Sunday near Moscow, killing everyone aboard shortly after the jet took off from one of the city’s airports.
Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
An autopsy report says retired star pitcher Roy Halladay had evidence of amphetamine, morphine and an insomnia drug in his system when he died in a small plane crash in …
Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 10:46 a.m.
Costa Rican investigators are looking into what caused a charter aircraft to crash in woods in the country’s northwest soon after takeoff, killing two crewmembers and 10 U.S. citizens, including …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 8:37 p.m.
A plane carrying 10 U.S. citizens and two local crewmembers crashed in a wooded area, killing all aboard Sunday, Costa Rica’s government said.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Eight people were rescued and three remained missing after a U.S. Navy plane crashed into the western Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, the Navy said.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 7:09 p.m.
Former star pitcher Roy Halladay has been killed in a plane crash in the Gulf of Mexico. Police say Halladay’s private plane went down off the coast of Florida. The …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 9:39 p.m.
A Boise man died and another sustained serious injuries when their small plane crashed in southwest Idaho.
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
A small aircraft crashed in the mountains of central Idaho, killing a Boise man and injuring the pilot, authorities said Monday.
Mon., July 31, 2017, 2:02 p.m.
A small plane has crashed in Puget Sound off Seattle and the occupants were able to escape without injury.
UPDATED: Fri., July 14, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
A pilot walked away with only minor injuries Friday after his small two-seat airplane apparently had mechanical problems and crashed in a field just east of Hillyard.
UPDATED: Wed., July 12, 2017, 10:12 p.m.
Friends on social media have identified Richland native Dietrich Schmieman as one of the Marines who died in a devastating plane crash in Mississippi Monday that killed 16 people.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 3:06 p.m.
ITTA BENA, Miss. – Investigators picked through debris across a fire-blackened soybean field Tuesday to try to determine why a U.S. military plane slammed into the ground, killing all 16 …
UPDATED: Fri., June 30, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
The pilot of a small twin-engine plane that dropped out of the sky and exploded in flames on a busy freeway near a Southern California airport Friday morning, injuring the …
Tue., June 20, 2017, 3:05 p.m.
Emergency services in Portugal said Tuesday they were making good progress in controlling a major wildfire that killed 64 people in the central area of the country, while officials said …
Thu., June 8, 2017, 9:48 a.m.
Fishermen joined navy and air force personnel Thursday in recovering bodies and aircraft parts from the sea off Myanmar, where a military plane carrying 122 people including 15 children crashed …
Wed., June 7, 2017, 2:41 p.m.
A military transport plane with 120 people on board went missing Wednesday on a flight from southern Myanmar to Yangon, a military spokesman said. There were fears it may have …
Wed., May 31, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
After autopsies revealed coffins with the remains of multiple victims, Polish prosecutors on Wednesday questioned a former health minister over alleged government negligence in the aftermath of the 2010 plane …
UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017, 11:07 p.m.
A historian digging around a newly discovered 1955 military airplane crash site in Grant County found a live warhead in the wreckage this week.