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Chilean plane with 38 passengers bound for Antarctica declared ‘crashed’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2019

Chilean transport aircraft headed for Antarctica and carrying 38 passengers and crew is considered to have “crashed” because it would ... Read More

Turkish Airlines jet with 134 people on board crash lands at Odessa airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 21, 2019

A Turkish Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet with TC-JGZ tail number, flying from Istanbul, Turkey to Odessa, Ukraine, rolled off ... Read More

Boeing CEO gives up 2019 compensation, bonus in the wake of 737 MAX crashes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 6, 2019

The new chairman of The Boeing Company, David Calhoun, gave an enthusiastic vote of public confidence in CEO Dennis Muilenburg ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister offers condolences to relatives of Jamaica Inn owner killed in plane crash

editor editor- November 5, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the local tourism industry is in mourning, after learning of the sudden passing ... Read More

Plane crashes into busy intersection in Brazil killing at least three people

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 21, 2019

A small plane crashed into a street in the Caicara area in in Belo Horizonte, Brazil just minutes after taking ... Read More

Why deadly Sukhoi Superjet 100 crash did not affect demand for aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 15, 2019

According to Russian Minister of Industry and Trade, the deadly May crash of Russia's ill-fated Sukhoi SSJ-100 Superjet in Moscow’s ... Read More

8 people killed in Russian An-72 plane crash in Congo

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 11, 2019

Russian-made An-72 transport plane crashed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The press officer of the Russian Embassy in ... Read More

Another safety blow for Boeing: 737 MAX and NG’s “improperly manufactured parts” need replacement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Boeing 737 MAX and NG manufacturer revealed that some aircraft parts were improperly manufactured and would need replacement dealing yet ... Read More

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Additional wrongful death lawsuits in the crash of the Boeing 737-8 MAX, operated as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, were filed ... Read More

Shocking: Aviation law firms react to US House Transportation Committee hearing on Boeing 737-8 MAX

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

Justin Green, military-trained pilot and partner at law firm Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, reacted to today's U.S. House Committee on ... Read More

Fiery plane crash kills 1 in Colorado north of Fort Collins-Loveland Airport

editor editor- May 15, 2019

A plane crashed about a half mile from the Fort Collins-Loveland Airport in Colorado. Witnesses reported seeing smoke coming from ... Read More

Burning Superjet-100 plane crash-lands at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 5, 2019

Russian pilots landed a flaming Superjet-100 aircraft at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport, after an in-flight emergency forced a crash landing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkwBukD3nQs ... Read More

Japan the latest country to ban Boeing’s 737 MAX 8 and 9 aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Japan has banned flights by Boeing’s 737 MAX 8 and 9 aircraft from its airspace. The announcement was made by ... Read More

Boeing stock plummets 12 percent after 2nd 737 MAX 8 plane crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

The latest crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 operated by Ethiopian Airlines has sent shares of the world’s largest ... Read More

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau response to Ethiopian Airlines Crash

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the fatal plane crash in Ethiopia: "I am deeply saddened by ... Read More

Minister: Egypt’s tourism had a leap in 2017 and large boom in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Speaking at a press conference with the board of the Egyptian Tourism Federation on Monday, Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat ... Read More

American tourists killed in Kenyan plane crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

According to Kenya Civil Aviation Authority, a light aircraft crashed in Great Rift Valley region of Kenya on Wednesday. Kenyan ... Read More

555 airline passengers died in 2018: Is this good news?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019

Last year 555 airline passengers died in plane accidents. This is the worst year according to a report by BBC. ... Read More

6 people killed in Democratic Republic of Congo plane crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

A Russian-made plane with 23 people were onboard crashed in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Gomair’s An-26 plane, which had ... Read More

CEO Ahmed of Emirates calls Lions Air B737 MAX crash a snag

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

Fly Dubai is awaiting delivery of the Boeing 737 MAX, the same aircraft that just had a deadly crash when ... Read More

Nepal Airlines plane with tourists crashes near Kathmandu

editor editor- May 17, 2013

A plane carrying tourists has crashed during landing at a mountain strip in northern Nepal. Read More

National Airlines B747-400 cargo plane crashes in Afghanistan

editor editor- April 30, 2013

ORLANDO, Fla. - A National Airlines B747-400 cargo plane was involved in an accident at Bagram Airbase in Afghanistan today. Read More

Investigators trying to determine cause of Lion Air crash

editor editor- April 16, 2013

BALI, Indonesia - Investigators were working to determine what caused a new Lion Air passenger jet to miss the runway ... Read More

Lion Air Boeing 737-800 with 101 passengers crashes into the sea in Bali

editor editor- April 13, 2013

More than 100 airline assengers escaped with their lives on Saturday when a plane crashed into the sea as it ... Read More

Another plane crash in Goma shakes Congo travelers

editor editor- March 5, 2013

(eTN) – A Fokker 50 aircraft, owned and operated by Congolese private airline CAA, Compagnie Africaine d’Aviation, crashed this afternoon ... Read More

Georgia plane crash leaves 5 dead

editor editor- February 21, 2013

A light jet aircraft that had landed at Thomson-McDuffie Regional Airport in Thomson, Georgia, ran off the end of the ... Read More

F50 crash in Aweil, South Sudan

editor editor- November 18, 2012

(eTN) - A Kenya-registered Fokker 50, used for flights inside Sudan by the International Organization for Migration IOM, crashed yesterday ... Read More

19 dead in plane crash near Kathmandu

editor editor- September 28, 2012

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Sita Air Dornier aircraft, which was carrying 16 passengers and three crew members, caught fire and crashed ... Read More

Foreigners sue Nigerian Dana Air for negligence

editor editor- September 12, 2012

LAGOS, Nigeria - Over 20 relatives of foreigners involved in the Dana Air ill-fated flight on June 3rd 2012 that ... Read More

German tourists killed in Kenyan plane crash

editor editor- August 23, 2012

MOMBASA, Kenya (eTN) - Four people died when a small passenger plane crashed on the runway in Kenya’s renowned Masai ... Read More

Yambia plane crash injures passengers and crew

editor editor- May 3, 2012

(eTN) - Several passengers and the pilot sustained injuries when an aircraft contracted by the UN World Food Program crashed ... Read More

UTair passenger plane crashes in Siberia

editor editor- April 3, 2012

Thirty-two people died and 11 others are in intensive care after Russian airline UTair’s passenger jet crashed on Monday morning, ... Read More

Report on plane crash used as pretext for genocide in Rwanda released

editor editor- January 11, 2012

KIGALI, Rwanda - The Government of Rwanda today welcomed the report of the experts appointed by French Judges Marc Trevidic ... Read More

US drone crashes in Seychelles

editor editor- December 14, 2011

Early this morning at approximately 1013 hours, a US remote-piloted MQ-9 aircraft took off from Seychelles International Airport on a ... Read More

Bodies of pilots missing in Asiana crash found

editor editor- October 31, 2011

More than three months after the plane carrying industrial goods crashed into waters off Jeju Island, the bodies of the ... Read More