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Air Transportation Disasters

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  • Authorities say Palo Alto pilot stole plane, goes missing at sea

    Authorities say Palo Alto pilot stole plane, goes missing at sea
    In the early hours of May 8, Palo Alto police say William James McAdams stole a plane. The 24-year-old flight instructor flew away in the G1000 SkyHawk and then disappeared. "Where did this plane go?” said Palo Alto police Sgt. Brian Philip....
  • Virginia State Police: Plane wreckage found; at least 2 dead

    Police say at least two people died when a small airplane crashed into a mountain in southwest Virginia. State Police Lt. Ed Murphy said Tuesday that there are conflicting reports on whether there were two or three people on the plane. Nobody survived....
  • Remains of all 150 Germanwings crash victims are identified

    The remains of all 150 victims of the Germanwings plane crash in the French Alps will be turned over to their families for burial now that investigators have completed the process of identifying them. Marseille Prosecutor Brice Robin said Tuesday that...
  • Deadly Hawaii crash raises concerns about Marines' new plane

    A military plane crash that killed a Marine and injured several other service members during a training exercise in Hawaii has renewed safety concerns about the Marine Corps' new airplane-and-helicopter hybrid. But the Marines say the MV-22 Osprey has...
  • Small plane lost over Baltic Sea found on seafloor

    Lithuania's Defense Ministry says the wreckage of a small plane that went missing three days ago over the Baltic Sea has been found on the seafloor. The ministry said search crews using remote-controlled underwater cameras spotted the Soviet-built An-2...
  • Airbus orders checks on A400M electronic systems

    The maker of the Airbus A400M military transport plane that crashed in Spain this month has warned air forces flying the plane to carry out checks on its electronic systems before the next flights. Ai& Space sent the so-called Alert Operator Transmission...
  • Hungarian fighter jet skids off runway at Czech base

    The Czech military says a Hungarian fighter jet has skidded off the runway after landing at a base in the Czech Republic. Both pilots on board escaped unharmed. Magdalena Dvorakova, a spokeswoman for the Czech general staff, said the pilots of the two-...
  • Marine remains critical, 3 more still hospitalized after Hawaii air crash

    Marine remains critical, 3 more still hospitalized after Hawaii air crash
    One Marine remained in critical condition Monday and three others were still hospitalized one day after their aircraft crashed in Hawaii, killing one Marine, the Marine Corps said. The crash of the MV-22 Osprey occurred as Marines from the Camp...
  • US Marines say unique Osprey aircraft has good safety record

    The fatal crash of the Marine Corps' new hybridized airplane-and-helicopter aircraft during a training exercise in Hawaii over the weekend is renewing safety concerns about the machine. But the Marines say the MV-22 Osprey has proven itself to be very...
  • Warning light forces Hawaii-bound jet's return to LA airport

    A Hawaii-bound jetliner returned safely to Los Angeles on Monday after a cockpit light suggested a fuel valve was open. Hawaiian Airlines Flight 3 was about half an hour over the Pacific Ocean, on its way from Los Angeles International Airport to...
  • A look at the hybrid aircraft involved in fatal Hawaii crash

    An investigation is underway after a U.S. military Osprey aircraft crashed during a weekend training exercise in Hawaii, killing a Marine and injuring 21 others. Here are some things to know about the hybrid aircraft: ___ HELICOPTER OR PLANE? It's...