Sunday, Jan 29, 2023

Airplane crash


Know Your City: When a Pune-Mumbai flight crashed in the hills in August 1979 killing all 45 on board

January 21, 2023 5:11 pm

The short-duration flight service between Pune and Mumbai (then Bombay) was popular among the elite because of the unreliability of road transport in the pre-Expressway days.

Reeves: Plane threatening to crash in Mississippi lands

September 03, 2022 9:36 pm

Benton County Sheriff Dispatcher Connie Strickland said the plane landed and the subject was in law enforcement custody.

Flight data from China Eastern jet points to intentional nosedive, says report

May 18, 2022 12:29 pm

In March, a Boeing 737-800 en route from Kunming to Guangzhou crashed in the mountains of Guangxi, killing 123 passengers and nine crew members in mainland China's deadliest aviation disaster in 28 years.

China denies online ‘rumours' blaming co-pilot for plane crash killing 132

April 12, 2022 1:28 pm

The Chinese passenger plane crashed in the southern Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on March 21, killing all 132 people on board including the nine crew members.

Indian-origin Cardiologist among two killed in California plane crash

October 18, 2021 7:39 pm

The crash near Santana High School in Santee appeared to have sparked a fire that burned at least two homes, damaged five others and several vehicles, but responding firefighters were able to put out the blaze before it spread to other houses.

Small plane crashes into building in Italy; eight reported dead

October 03, 2021 7:53 pm

The LaPresse news agency initially quoted firefighters at the scene saying the pilot and all five passengers aboard were killed. But later LaPresse and other media said there were eight people aboard the flight, including a boy.

Coast Guard: 6 dead in Alaska sightseeing plane crash

August 06, 2021 10:07 am

The five passengers on the flight were from the Holland America Line cruise ship Nieuw Amsterdam, the company said in a statement. The ship stopped in Ketchikan on Thursday and delayed its afternoon departure after the plane crash.

Four-seater aircraft crashes in UP, trainee pilot dead

September 21, 2020 4:00 pm

The aircraft crashed into an agricultural field in Kushaha Fariuddinpur village under the Sarai Mir police station area around 11.30 pm due to bad weather conditions, they said.

Kozhikode plane accident: Inquiry panel formed, report expected in 5 months

August 13, 2020 9:27 pm

Captain SS Chahar, a former designated examiner on B737NG (aircraft), will be the investigator-in-charge to inquire into the circumstances of the August 8 accident.

Trainer aircraft crashes in Odisha, 2 killed

June 08, 2020 11:06 am

The two were taken to a nearby hospital in Kamakhyanagar, where doctors declared them dead, Nayak said.


Russia investigates plane crash that killed 41 people

May 08, 2019 6:47 am

The SSJ100, also known as the Superjet, was heralded when it went into service in 2011 as a new phase for Russia’s civil aviation industry.