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U.S. Army Helicopter Catches Fire After Landing at Naval Base Coronado

2 days 2 hours ago

The aircraft had just landed on the airfield and all personnel were able to safely exit, without injury, before the fire was extinguished By Bill Feather A U.S. Army helicopter assigned to the United States Special Operation Command (USSOCOM) was involved in an airfield mishap Wednesday at Naval Air Station North Island. “It was not a […]

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Columbus Fire, EMS holds simulation drill at Columbus Airport

2 days 2 hours ago

By Jatavia O’Neal COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) – Emergency crews are on the scene of a simulated helicopter crash at Columbus Airport. The Columbus Fire Department and EMS are training on what to do in an aircraft emergency. Usually, during these drills, the department gathers actors and mannequins for the crew to practice different safety and survival […]

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NTSB Prelim: Vans RV10

2 days 2 hours ago

Controller Instructed The Pilot To Remain Northwest Of The Bay Bridge And To Remain Clear Of Class B Airspace Location: Sausalito, CA Accident Number: WPR22FA172Date & Time: May 6, 2022, 12:10 Local Registration: N54MGAircraft: Vans RV10 Injuries: 2 FatalFlight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation – Personal On May 6, 2022, about 1210 Pacific daylight […]

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Today in History

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47 Years ago today: On 24 June 1975 an Eastern Air Lines Boeing 727-225 encountered wind shear and struck approach lights during approach to New York-JFK; killing 115 out of 124 occupants. Date: Tuesday 24 June 1975 Time: 16:05 Type: Boeing 727-225 Operator: Eastern Air Lines Registration: N8845E MSN: 20443/837 First flight: 1970-10-23 (4 years […]

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6 people dead in Logan County helicopter crash

3 days ago

By MetroNews Staff  LOGAN, W.Va. — Six people died Wednesday in a helicopter crash in Logan County. The incident happened in the Kelly Mountain area along state Route 17 before 5 p.m. The tail section of the Vietnam-era Huey helicopter was in the highway  while the front section appeared to have crashed through a guardrail and into […]

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GLIDER AIRCRAFT CRASHES INTO LAKE CHELAN WEDNESDAY

3 days ago

By Hunter Lamb A pilot is safe after the glider-type aircraft he was flying crashed into Lake Chelan near Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park Wednesday afternoon. Chelan County Sheriff’s Office Chief Chris Foreman says multiple callers saw the plane hit the water roughly 200 yards off shore around 3:40 pm, with one person eventually seen climbing […]

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Small plane crashes at Scottsboro airport

3 days ago

By Josh Rayburn A small plane crash caused the Scottsboro Municipal Airport to shut down for about 45 minutes Wednesday morning. J.B. Sandlin, airport manager, said the plane crashed about 6:30 a.m. Wednesday and operations resumed about 7:15 a.m. He said no one was injured and there wasn’t any property damage. “We’re just glad everybody’s […]

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NTSB Prelim: Cessna 172P

3 days ago

Power Decreased And The Flight Instructor Executed A Forced Landing Location: Ennis, TX Accident Number: CEN22LA230Date & Time: June 2, 2022, 18:03 Local Registration: N65497Aircraft: Cessna 172P Injuries: 2 NoneFlight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation – Instructional On June 2, 2022, about 1803 central daylight time, a Cessna 172P, N65497, was substantially damaged when […]

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Today in History

3 days ago

37 Years ago today: On 23 June 1985 an Air-India Boeing 747-237B crashed in the Atlantic Ocean; killing all 329 occupants. Date: Sunday 23 June 1985 Time: 07:15 UTC Type: Boeing 747-237B Operator: Air-India Registration: VT-EFO MSN: 21473/330 First flight: 1978-06-19 (7 years ) Total airframe hrs: 23634 Cycles: 7525 Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT9D-7J […]

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Commercial airplane catches fire after landing gear collapses at Miami International Airport

4 days ago

By Joe Sutton, Jamiel Lynch and Gregory Wallace, CNN (CNN)A commercial airplane whose landing gear collapsed upon arrival Tuesday at Miami International Airport caught fire, officials said, sending passengers and crew scrambling to get to safety. Airport spokesman Greg Chin told CNN 126 passengers were on board the Red Air flight arriving from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, at 5:30 […]

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Plane crashes near Canandaigua Airport; pilot suffers serious injuries

4 days ago

Mike Murphy CANANDAIGUA – The pilot of a single-engine aircraft that crashed into an open wheat field near the Canandaigua Airport on Tuesday afternoon was able to remove himself from the craft although he suffered what the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office said were serious but not life-threatening injuries.   Lt. Tate Colburn said the 911 […]

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KOA Runaway Reopens After Small Plane Suffers Landing Gear Failure

4 days ago

A portion of a runaway at Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keaholē has reopened after it was shut down for two hours after a general aviation plane coming into land had a malfunction of collapsed landing gear. The incident occurred at approximately 9 a.m. Aircraft Rescue and Hawaii Fire Department responded to the runaway. […]

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NTSB Prelim: Beech 77

4 days ago

“I Am Declaring An Emergency, Loss Of Power.” Location: Hemet, CA Accident Number: WPR22FA198Date & Time: June 7, 2022, 09:30 Local Registration: N18244Aircraft: Beech 77 Injuries: 1 FatalFlight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation – Instructional On June 07, 2022, about 0930 Pacific daylight time, a Beech 77 Skipper, N18244, sustained substantial damage when it […]

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Today in History

4 days ago

60 Years ago today: On 22 June 1962 an Air France Boeing 707-328 crashed near Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe; killing all 112 occupants. Date: Friday 22 June 1962 Time: 04:03 Type: Boeing 707-328 Operator: Air France Registration: F-BHST MSN: 18247/274 First flight: 1962-02-23 (4 months) Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT4A- Crew: Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: […]

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PLANE CRASHES AT MELFA AIRPORT

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On Monday, June 20, at approximately 4:25 PM the Virginia State Police was dispatched to a reported plane crash at the Melfa Airport (18321 Parkway Drive, Melfa), Eastern Shore. The crash involved a small aircraft, a 1966 Cessna T-210, that failed to deploy its landing gear prior to landing on the runway. The pilot and […]

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