TWO PEOPLE KILLED IN SECOND TAQUAN AIR FLOATPLANE CRASH IN 1 WEEK

METLAKATLA, ALASKA – Two people died in the second Taquan Air floatplane crash in 1 week in Alaska, according to a statement from the Ketchikan Gateway Borough. Taquan Air was also involved in a fatal accident last week on May 13, 2019. The de Havilland DHC-2 Beaver floatplane crashed into the port of Metlakatla, Alaska. According to the first reports, the accident occured during landing, … Continue reading TWO PEOPLE KILLED IN SECOND TAQUAN AIR FLOATPLANE CRASH IN 1 WEEK

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SIX PASSENGERS KILLED AFTER MID-AIR COLLISION IN ALASKA

ANCHORAGE – Due to a mid-air collision between 2 floatplanes off the coast of Alaska, 4 people were killed and 10 injured on Monday, the US Coast Guard said. On Tuesday 2 more bodies were found, bringing the number of people killed to 6. Ten passengers had to go to the hospital for treatment. Three of the injured passengers are in critical condition. The crash … Continue reading SIX PASSENGERS KILLED AFTER MID-AIR COLLISION IN ALASKA

Miami Air B737 accident

MIAMI AIR INTERNATIONAL B737 CRASHED INTO RIVER AT JACKSONVILLE NAVAL AIR STATION

NAS JACKSONVILLE, FL / May 3, 2019 – A Miami Air International Boeing 737-800, arriving from Naval Station Guantanamo Bay in Cuba into Naval Air Station Jacksonville, slidd off the runway into the St. Johns River at approximately 9:40 PM on Friday. There were some minor injuries among the 136 passengers and 7 aircrew members on board. The injuries were treated at the scene and … Continue reading MIAMI AIR INTERNATIONAL B737 CRASHED INTO RIVER AT JACKSONVILLE NAVAL AIR STATION

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DOG OF PILOT PROBABLY CAUSED PLANE TO CRASH

WASHINGTON D.C. – The fatal air crash of a Flight Design CT aircraft in Iowa in July 2017, is most likely caused by a 70 lb Goldendoodle dog. The National Transport Safety Board (NTSB) concludes this in a recently published report. Jerry Naylor – a 90-year-old former commercial pilot – often took his dog Jasmine for a pleasure flight with his two-seater plane. But on … Continue reading DOG OF PILOT PROBABLY CAUSED PLANE TO CRASH

Iran Air Fokker 100 accident

IRAN AIR FOKKER 100 MADE EMERGENCY LANDING IN TEHRAN

TEHRAN – A Fokker 100 from Iran Air made an emergency landing in Tehran on Tuesday evening March 19, 2017. The landing gear of the plane refused to extract, so the aircraft had to make a belly landing. On the spectacular footage of the emergency landing you can see how this belly landing causes a spark of rain. Video: Babak Taghvaee on Twitter Iran Air … Continue reading IRAN AIR FOKKER 100 MADE EMERGENCY LANDING IN TEHRAN

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BOEING ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING ETHIOPIAN CRASH OF 737 MAX

CHICAGO – Boeing Chairman, President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg issued a statement Sunday evening, one week after the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET302 air crash with a 737 MAX 8. Boeing’s statement comes a week after the Ethiopian crash and after The Seattle Times publishing their investigation, which showed that Boeing was allowed by the American Aviation Authority (FAA) to carry out the approval for the … Continue reading BOEING ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING ETHIOPIAN CRASH OF 737 MAX

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EUROPEAN UNION SUSPENDS BOEING 737 MAX FLIGHTS AFTER ETHIOPIA CRASH

COLOGNE – The Boeing 737 MAX must remain on the ground throughout the European Union for the time being. The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is not taking any risk and suspended all flights today, following the Ethiopia crash last weekend that killed 157 people. Switzerland said that it will follow the EASA. It’s the biggest setback yet for the U.S. aircraft manufacturer. The … Continue reading EUROPEAN UNION SUSPENDS BOEING 737 MAX FLIGHTS AFTER ETHIOPIA CRASH

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ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES B737 MAX 8 CRASHED AFTER TAKE OFF FROM ADDIS ABABA AIRPORT

ADDID ABABA – Ethiopian Airlines has just confirmed in a press release this morning at 11:00 AM (Local Time) that its Flight ET302 – from Addis Ababa to Nairobi – crashed today around the city of Bishoftu (Debre Zeit). There were no survivors. The aircraft – a Boeing 737-800 MAX – with registration number ET-AVJ took off at 8:38 AM (5:38 UTC) from Addis Ababa … Continue reading ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES B737 MAX 8 CRASHED AFTER TAKE OFF FROM ADDIS ABABA AIRPORT

Amazon Atlas Air B767 Crash

CCTV FOOTAGE RELEASED OF AMAZON ATLAS AIR B767 CRASH INTO TRINITY BAY

CHAMERS COUNTY – A Chilling video shows the final moments of the Amazon flight over Texas as it plunges into Trinity Bay killing all 3 men on board. The Atlas Air flight 3591 was captured hitting Trinity Bay by a police security camera. The Boeing 767 was carrying packages for Amazon and the US Postal Service when it crashed on February 23. The video shows … Continue reading CCTV FOOTAGE RELEASED OF AMAZON ATLAS AIR B767 CRASH INTO TRINITY BAY

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1 PILOT DIED AFTER 2 INDIAN AIR FORCE JETS CRASHED DURING A REHEARSAL FOR THE AERO INDIA AIRSHOW 2019

YELAHANKA AIR FORCE STATION, BANGALORE – February 19, 2019. Two Jets of the Surya Kiran Aerobatic Display Team of the Indian Air Force collided in mid-air during a rehearsal today for the 12th edition of the Aero India Airshow, on February 20-24. According to various Indian media one pilot was killed. The pilot who lost his life in the crash – 38 year old Wing … Continue reading 1 PILOT DIED AFTER 2 INDIAN AIR FORCE JETS CRASHED DURING A REHEARSAL FOR THE AERO INDIA AIRSHOW 2019