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Small plane strikes SUV before crash landing near Highway 59 in Shepherd, DPS says

4 hours 6 minutes ago

The pilot and two passengers and the driver of the SUV were not hurt, the Department of Public Safety said. A career pilot called the outcome “miraculous.” Author: Michelle Homer, Matt Dougherty SAN JACINTO COUNTY, Texas — The three people on a small plane and an SUV driver on Highway 59 are probably counting their blessings […]

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Carbon Monoxide Leak Inside Plane Prompts Emergency Landing

4 hours 9 minutes ago

BY ISABEL VAN BRUGEN A Frontier Airlines flight from Las Vegas to San Antonio was forced to make an emergency landing at El Paso International Airport on Thursday due to a carbon monoxide leak. Six of the aircraft’s 212 passengers reported feeling nauseous, prompting flight 2074 to make a landing at about 7:30 p.m. because of a “passenger […]

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Police helicopter damaged during emergency landing at Spirit of St. Louis Airport

4 hours 11 minutes ago

by: Joe Millitzer CHESTERFIELD, Mo. – A helicopter made an emergency landing at Spirit of St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield today. The helicopter has some damage to the tail rotor and blades after the crash. Both of the St. Louis County officers on board appear to be OK after the scary situation.

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Baltic BCS3 at Riga on Dec 3rd 2021, runway excursion while vacating the runway

4 hours 12 minutes ago

By Simon Hradecky An Air Baltic Bombardier C-Series CS-300, registration YL-CSE performing flight BT-102 from Stockholm (Sweden) to Riga (Latvia) with 44 people on board, landed on Riga’s runway 36 at about 11:55L (09:55Z) when the crew reported they were at the right hand side of the runway about 1700 meters/5600 feet down the runway […]

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NTSB Prelim: Issitt Sonex

4 hours 17 minutes ago

Pilot Reported That The Airplane Had Experienced Engine Issues Location: Malone, FL Accident Number: ERA22FA051Date & Time: November 8, 2021, 16:20 Local Registration: N432SXAircraft: Issitt Sonex Injuries: 1 FatalFlight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation – Personal On November 8, 2021, about 1620 central standard time, an experimental, amateur-built Sonex airplane, N432SX, was substantially damaged […]

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Today in History

4 hours 22 minutes ago

49 Years ago today: On 3 December 1972 a Spantax Convair CV-990 crashed on take-off from Tenerife, Spain, killing all 155 occupants. Date: Sunday 3 December 1972 Time: ca. 06:45 Type: Convair CV-990-30A-5 Coronado Operator: Spantax Registration: EC-BZR MSN: 30-10-25 First flight: 1962 Engines: 4 General Electric CJ805-23 Crew: Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7 Passengers: Fatalities: […]

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Small plane crashes in Hendry County

1 day 5 hours ago

Pilot sustains minor injuries Special to the Caloosa Belle On Tuesday, Nov. 30, at approximately 4 p.m., Hendry County Dispatchers received a 911 call reporting a small engine plane crash in rural Western Hendry County.  Emergency response personnel responded to the area locating the crash site and the pilot.  Emergency response personnel were able to […]

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“Wheels Up” Belly Landing Aircraft Crash

1 day 5 hours ago

Written by The Bee News At approximately 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, an aircraft inbound for landing at Lake Havasu Municipal Airport made a “wheels up” belly landing which punctured the right-side fuel tank and caught fire.  Lake Havasu City Fire Department, Fire Station 6 personnel, monitoring local air traffic, responded to the scene […]

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Small plane crashes in northeast Midland County

1 day 5 hours ago

The two passengers on board were taken to the hospital with unknown injuries, according to a City of Midland spokesperson. NewsWest 9, Jonathan Polasek (News West9) MIDLAND, Texas — An experimental biplane went down in a field in northeast Midland County Wednesday, according to a City of Midland spokesperson. Our reporter on scene said it […]

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Blue Angels F-18 jet makes emergency landing at Dane Co. Regional Airport Tuesday; no injuries reported, airport says

1 day 5 hours ago

by Logan Reigstad MADISON, Wis. — A U.S. Navy Blue Angels plane made an emergency landing at the Dane County Regional Airport Tuesday due to a reported hydraulic issue, an airport spokesperson confirmed Wednesday. The pilot of the F-18 reported the hydraulic issue to air traffic control and requested to land at the airport, Michael Riechers, […]

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NTSB Prelim: Vans RV-6

1 day 5 hours ago

Impact Signatures Indicated That The Airplane Struck The Ground About 45° Nose Low Location: Harrison, MI Accident Number: CEN22FA029Date & Time: November 5, 2021, 09:37 Local Registration: N16TGAircraft: Vans RV Injuries: 1 FatalFlight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation – Personal On November 5, 2021, about 0937 eastern daylight time, a Van’s RV-6 airplane, was […]

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Today in History

1 day 5 hours ago

51 Years ago today: On 2 December 1970 a Cargolux Canadair CL-44 crashed into farmhouses near Dakha, Bangladesh, killing all 4 occupants and 4 on the ground. Date: Wednesday 2 December 1970 Time: ca 10:00 GMT Type: Canadair CL-44J Operator: Cargolux Registration: TF-LLG MSN: 36 First flight: 1964-03-25 (6 years 8 months) Engines: 4 Rolls-Royce Tyne […]

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Vintage Plane Flips Over While Taxiing In Riverside County

2 days 4 hours ago

Fire officials said the pilot extricated himself from the plane, complaining of an unspecified injury. City News Service, News Partner JURUPA VALLEY, CA — A single-engine vintage biplane crashed Tuesday at Flabob Airport in Jurupa Valley, flipping onto its back while the pilot taxied adjacent to the runway, injuring the airman. The accident was reported […]

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Small plane flips over on runway at Kissimmee airport, firefighters say

2 days 4 hours ago

By James Tutten, WFTV.com KISSIMMEE, Fla. — A small plane with two people inside flipped over Tuesday afternoon on a runway in Kissimmee, according to firefighters. Officials said the aircraft crashed at the Kissimmee Gateway Airport on Dyer Boulevard. Firefighters said a student and instructor were performing touch-and-go landings at the time of the crash. The […]

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An aviation accident at the airport is being investigated in Chelyabinsk

2 days 4 hours ago

According to preliminary information,  on December 1, 2021, at 02:32 at the airport of Chelyabinsk, during the landing approach, the Bombardier aircraft, which was operating on the Kazan-Chelyabinsk flight, rolled out over the edge of the runway at a distance of about 20-25 meters. Onboard there were 32 passengers and 3 crew members.There were no casualties, […]

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NTSB Prelim: Ayres Corporation S-2R

2 days 4 hours ago

Pilot Said It [Fog] Had Cleared For A Few Moments And That He Had Missed His “Window To Leave” Location: Shafter, CA Accident Number: WPR22FA026Date & Time: November 3, 2021, 11:30 Local Registration: N8960QAircraft: Ayres Corporation S-2R Injuries: 1 FatalFlight Conducted Under: Part 137: Agricultural On November 3, 2021, about 1130 Pacific daylight time, an […]

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Today in History

2 days 4 hours ago

47 Years ago today: On 1 December 1974 two Boeing 727s (of Northwest and TWA) crashed killing all 3 and all 92 occupants resp. Date: Sunday 1 December 1974 Time: 11:10 Type: Boeing 727-231 Operator: Trans World Airlines – TWA Registration: N54328 MSN: 20306/791 First flight: 1970-02-13 (4 years 10 months) Total airframe hrs: 11997 […]

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