Plane crashes

Members of the National Search and Rescue Agency (BASARNAS) uses his radio during the rescue operation for the crashed Association of Mission Aviation (AMA) plane at the airport in Wamena, Papua province, Indonesia, Thursday, July 6, 2017. Rescuers have discovered and evacuated all bodies of five people onboard a small plane that crashed in a remote area in Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua. (AP Photo/Gerry Kossay)
July 06, 2017 - 5:27 am
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Rescuers say five people aboard a plane in Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua were killed when it crashed in a remote area. The Pilatus Porter PC-6 from PT Associated Mission Aviation went missing on a short flight Wednesday from Wamena, the capital of the...
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FILE - In this Thursday, July 17, 2014 file photo, people inspect the crash site of a passenger plane near the village of Grabovo, Ukraine. Any suspects in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 over Ukraine in 2014 will be prosecuted in the Netherlands, the Dutch government announced Wednesday July 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky, File)
July 05, 2017 - 7:09 am
PARIS (AP) — Any suspects in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 over Ukraine in 2014 will be prosecuted in the Netherlands, the Dutch government announced Wednesday. Foreign Minister Bert Koenders said in a statement that the decision was made by the countries jointly investigating the...
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July 05, 2017 - 4:41 am
PARIS (AP) — Any suspects in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 over Ukraine in 2014 will be prosecuted in the Netherlands, the Dutch government announced Wednesday. Foreign Minister Bert Koenders said in a statement that the decision was made by the countries jointly investigating the...
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Emergency responders gather round the crash of a Cessna 310 aircraft on Interstate 405, just short of a runway at John Wayne Airport in Costa Mesa, Calif., Friday, June 30, 2017. Two people were injured in the small plane crash. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
July 01, 2017 - 2:28 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The pilot of a small plane told air traffic controllers he had lost an engine before the aircraft crashed on a busy freeway near a Southern California airport and exploded into flames, injuring the pilot and his fiancé. "Mayday, mayday!" the pilot shouted to air traffic...
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Emergency responders gather round the crash of a Cessna 310 aircraft on Interstate 405, just short of a runway at John Wayne Airport in Costa Mesa, Calif., Friday, June 30, 2017. Two people were injured in the small plane crash. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
June 30, 2017 - 2:55 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A small twin-engine plane dropped out of the sky and exploded in flames on a busy freeway near a Southern California airport Friday morning, injuring the two people aboard but clipping only one passing vehicle, a fire official said. The Cessna 310 aircraft crashed on Interstate...
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June 24, 2017 - 10:46 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A small plane has crashed into an empty daycare building in Florida, killing one person and injuring another. WINK-TV reports that the Saturday morning plane crash caused extensive damage and a fire. It wasn't immediately clear what caused the crash. The Lee County Sheriff's...
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June 24, 2017 - 10:14 am
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A technical sergeant has been released from a hospital after an Air Force Thunderbirds F-16 left the runway and flipped over after landing during preparation for an air show in Ohio. The Dayton Daily News reports ( http://bit.ly/2t6puT1 ) Technical Sgt. Kenneth Cordova was...
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A military jet is attended to after flipping over at the Dayton International Airport on Friday, June 23, 2017, in Dayton, Ohio. (Ty Greenlees /Dayton Daily News via AP)
June 23, 2017 - 3:52 pm
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an Ohio air show has been involved in an accident. Sgt. Penelope Reed of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office in Dayton says a report was received around 12:30 p.m. Friday of a jet off the end of a runway and on its top...
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June 23, 2017 - 1:31 pm
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an Ohio air show has been involved in an accident. Penelope Reed of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office in Dayton says a report was received at 12:31 p.m. Friday of a jet off the end of a runway and on its top. She says...
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The spokesman of Iran's Revolutionary Guard, Gen. Ramazan Sharif, left, speaks with The Associated Press reporters at the conclusion of his press conference in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Sharif, said all six ballistic missiles it launched on Syria hit their targets, according to "local sources and drone films." Iran fired ballistic missiles at IS targets in eastern Syria, in the province of Deir el-Zour, later on Sunday. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)
June 20, 2017 - 3:44 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the developments in Syria (all times local): 10:45 p.m. Russia says it is waiting for the U.S. to explain its decision to shoot down a Syrian warplane. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Tuesday that Moscow had asked for a "detailed explanation" of Monday's...
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