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Air Transportation Disasters

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  • Inside Malaysia Airlines, tears and shock as tragedy strikes again

    Inside Malaysia Airlines, tears and shock as tragedy strikes again
    KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - It started with another late-night phone call, another rush to the airport, where familiar faces in a familiar setting tried to make sense of nearly 300 more lives lost in the second disaster to strike Malaysia Airlines in the...
  • At least four French on board crashed Malaysia Airlines flight: minister

    PARIS (Reuters) - The Malaysia Airlines flight that crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday carried at least four French nationals on board, France's foreign minister said on Thursday. Asked about reports there were four French nationals aboard the...
  • Malaysian jet disaster hits Australian family for second time

    Malaysian jet disaster hits Australian family for second time
    An Australian couple who lost a son and daughter-in-law on a Malaysian Airlines jet that disappeared in March are again mourning after more relatives were killed when their plane was downed in Ukraine, media reported on Friday. Irene and George Burrows,...
  • Ironic plane crashes into American Paint & Body Collision Center in Florida [w/videos]

     
    Filed under: Safety, Videos Sometimes, it seems like the universe just loves creating a touch of irony. Take the case on July 10, when a single-engine, Beechcraft airplane crashed into building in Titusville, FL. By itself, there's nothing especially...
  • Report: Plane crashes into Titusville building

    Report: Plane crashes into Titusville building
    A small plane crashed through the roof of a Titusville building today and two people — the pilot and passenger — suffered minor injuries, wftv.com reporting. It happened at noon at at American Paint & Body Collision Center on Garden Street....
  • Plane that crashed in Middlesex was sound, report says

    Plane that crashed in Middlesex was sound, report says
    MIDDLESEX – A preliminary report issued Wednesday by the National Transportation Safety Board for the fatal plane crash in Topping on Sunday does not show any initial mechanical problems with the aircraft. According to the report, no "anomalies"...
  • Drone flies too close to NYPD chopper, police say; operators arrested

    Two New York men face felony charges after authorities said they flew a drone within 800 feet of a New York Police Department helicopter. The helicopter pilot spotted the small, unmanned aircraft near the George Washington Bridge early Monday, police...
  • Russia asks to help at Ukraine plane crash site

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia asked Kiev on Thursday for permission to help with rescue work in eastern Ukraine after a Malaysian passenger airliner was brought down there, the Emergencies Ministry said. "The Russian emergency services sent an official...
  • U.S. airlines agree to avoid airspace near Russia-Ukraine border: FAA

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. airlines have voluntarily agreed to avoid airspace near the Russia-Ukraine border, the Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday. The agency said it consulted U.S. airlines after learning of the crash of a Malaysia...
  • You can join a trip that aims to solve the Amelia Earhart mystery

    You can join a trip that aims to solve the Amelia Earhart mystery
    Only rarely does a group tour come along that makes the most fiercely independent traveler’s heart beat faster -- a journey so complex that you couldn’t pull it off alone, and so unusual that you can’t help yearning to go. An...
  • U.S. air carriers to avoid Russia-Ukraine border airspace

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - American air carriers have agreed to avoid flying through airspace near Russia's border with Ukraine after a Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 295 people crashed in the area on Thursday, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said....