RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Air Transportation Disasters

A collection of news and information related to Air Transportation Disasters published by this site and its partners.

Top Air Transportation Disasters Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Spain halts Airbus A400M test flights pending crash cause

    Spain on Tuesday withdrew permission for test flights of Airbus A400M military transport planes that are still in production until an investigation determines the cause of a deadly weekend crash, officials said. The move, announced by Defense Minister...
  • Navy fighter crashes in Persian Gulf; pilots safe

    The U.S. Navy says one of its fighter jets has crashed in the Persian Gulf, and the plane's two pilots ejected and were rescued without serious injury. The Navy's 5th Fleet said the F/A-18 Super Hornet crashed shortly after taking off Tuesday from the...
  • US Airways likely to stop flying this fall

    After more than 75 years of flying, the end is near for US Airways. American Airlines plans to shut down the venerable carrier over a 90-day stretch that could begin as soon as July, which would mean a final departure around October. American executives...
  • EU mission helicopter crashes in Kosovo, injuring 1

    A helicopter belonging to a European Union mission in Kosovo crashed Tuesday during a training flight at the country's main airport, injuring one medical evacuation worker, officials said. Kosovo airport spokeswoman Valentina Gara said the helicopter...
  • Marine helicopter makes emergency landing in Los Angeles River

    Marine helicopter makes emergency landing in Los Angeles River
     A Marine helicopter from Camp Pendleton made an emergency landing Monday in the bed of the Los Angeles River near South Gate. Neither of the two pilots on the AH-1W was injured. There were no injuries on the ground, officials said. The helicopter...
  • AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

    The 70th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II was celebrated across Europe last week with events that included a march in St. Petersburg and a military victory parade in Moscow's Red Square. Migrants by the thousands were being...
  • Sen. Mark Warner concerned about 'rogue' drones

     Sen. Mark Warner concerned about 'rogue' drones
    The January crash of a recreational quadcopter on the White House lawn wasn't a terrorist attack and caused no injuries. It might have even prompted a snicker or two. However, Sen. Mark R. Warner and others saw a larger problem when the man, described...
  • Mom plans to sue after autistic daughter removed from plane

    An Oregon woman says she intends to sue United Airlines after her flight home made an emergency landing, and authorities removed her family from the plane after she and the flight crew had problems finding her autistic 15-year-old daughter something to...
  • Saudi-led coalition pounds Yemen on eve of proposed truce

    Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition pounded weapons depots on the edge of Yemen's capital Monday, one day before a humanitarian cease-fire is due to start and a U.N. envoy arrives on his first visit to try to end the war. The latest airstrikes...
  • Smoke trails plane as it skids to stop in emergency landing

    A small commercial airliner with 43 people aboard trailed smoke as it skidded along a runway at Los Angeles International Airport after its landing gear failed to fully drop down Monday morning, but passengers said the touchdown did not feel that rough....
  • Airbus military plane faces more trouble after Spain crash

    Airbus' troubled A400M military plane has hit turbulence once again. The cargo plane whose rollout went billions over budget and years over deadline is being grounded by numerous governments after a crash in Spain this weekend killed two pilots and two...