Monday, Feb 06, 2023

air crash


Sukhoi, Mirage IAF jets crash: Possible mid-air collision, mission complex, wait for probe, say experts

January 30, 2023 7:44 am

Experts, including IAF veterans, told The Indian Express, that given the level of “complexity” in such advanced training missions and the skill-level of the pilots involved, it was hard to hazard a guess before the detailed inquiry is complete.

Tanzania: Small plane crashes into Lake Victoria, 19 dead

November 06, 2022 8:44 pm

Photos showed the plane, which was headed to Bukoba Airport, mostly submerged in the lake.

Dubai-based Indian expat counts his lucky stars as 7 family members survive AI plane crash

August 08, 2020 4:14 pm

He said that family members were wounded in the crash but their injuries are not life threatening. However, they are admitted in trauma centres of three different hospitals in Calicut and Malappuram in Kerala.

China orders local airlines to ground Boeing 737 Max aircraft after Ethiopian Airlines crash

March 11, 2019 8:33 am

An Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max 8 bound for Nairobi crashed minutes after take-off on Sunday, killing all 157 people on board. It was the second crash of the 737 MAX, the latest version of Boeing's workhorse narrowbody jet that first entered service in 2017.

Four Indians among 157 dead as plane crashes 6 mins after takeoff in Ethiopia

March 11, 2019 6:48 am

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted that the Indian embassy in Ethiopia has informed that “the deceased Indian nationals are Vaidya Pannagesh Bhaskar, Vaidya Hansin Annagesh, Nukavarapu Manisha and Shikha Garg”.

Plane crashes in Mumbai, five killed

June 29, 2018 8:02 am

About 50 labourers had a close shave as they were away on lunch break. Three labourers, Luvkush Kumar, Naresh Kumar Nishad, and Prashant Mahakale, however, sustained injuries.

3 generations of a Spanish family die in Germanwings crash

March 30, 2015 1:36 pm

Among others who lost their lives in Germanwings crash were 3 generations of a well-heeled family from Spain on a flight home.

Argentina helicopter crash kills 2 French Olympians, 8 others

March 10, 2015 9:47 pm

Among the dead were French sports stars, including Olympic gold medal swimmer Camille Muffat, boxer Alexis Vastine and sailor Florence Arthaud.

Trainee pilot from Uran Academy killed in Pachmarhi crash

January 09, 2014 5:36 pm

A single-engine training aircraft flown by a trainee pilot crashed in the Pachmarhi hills.

US Air Force grounds F-15's on Okinawa for inspections

May 29, 2013 11:12 am

An F-15 developed problems during training on Tuesday that forced the pilot to eject.