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Air Transportation Disasters

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  • Turkish military jet crashes; 2 pilots killed

    Turkey's military says a fighter jet has crashed during a training mission, killing its two pilots.
  • Passengers use emergency slides after landing in Denver

    Passengers on an American Airlines flight from Charlotte, North Carolina, were forced to slide off the plane on emergency chutes soon after landing in Denver on Wednesday. The plane, operated by U.S. Airways, was taxiing to the gate at Denver...

    Smoke report prompts emergency exit from plane in Denver

    First, smoke was reported on an American Airlines flight after landing in Denver. Then passengers saw the cabin fill with a light haze. What followed was a calm exit from the plane with 164 passengers and crew members sliding down emergency chutes into...

    Blocked runway at Nepal airport strands thousands of people

    Nepal's only international airport remained closed for a second day Thursday, forcing the cancellation of all flights to and from foreign destinations and stranding thousands of passengers. The only runway at Kathmandu's Tribhuwan International Airport...

    'Captain America' and 'Thor' race to the rescue of man who fell off cliff

    MODESTO, Calif. Their families have dubbed them "Captain America" and "Thor." Without pausing to consider the danger to their own lives, a pair of Modesto friends sprang to the aid of a stranger who fell off a 70-foot cliff into the ocean at Point...