Plane crashes

December 18, 2017 - 2:28 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a Polish air force jet (all times local): 8:30 p.m. A Polish official says that an air force jet that had earlier disappeared from radar screens has been found crashed but the pilot has survived. Deputy Defense minister Bartosz Kownacki says the...
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A photo provided by the Indiana State Police shows the wreckage from a small plane crash Saturday night, Dec. 16, 2017, in southeastern Indiana. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles says the crash of the single-engine Cessna plane near Oldenburg, Indiana, killed three people and one dog aboard the aircraft. A second dog survived. Wheeles says the plane was traveling from Kansas City, Missouri, to Frederick, Maryland, and had taken off from an airport outside Columbus, Indiana, before crashing. The names of the victims haven't been released. (Indiana State Police via AP)
December 17, 2017 - 2:45 pm
OLDENBURG, Ind. (AP) — State police say three people and a dog died in a small plane crash in southeastern Indiana, but another dog aboard the aircraft survived. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles says the single-engine Cessna plane crashed in a wooded area near Oldenburg, Indiana, around 9 p.m. Saturday...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sissi, shake hands during their meeting in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko/ pool photo via AP)
December 11, 2017 - 7:46 am
CAIRO (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin, making his second visit to Egypt in as many years, held talks Monday with his Egyptian counterpart on their countries' rapidly expanding ties. Egypt's general-turned-president, Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, has visited Russia three times since the ouster of...
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December 10, 2017 - 8:37 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Maui fire officials say two people have died in a plane crash on Molokai, a Hawaiian island located between Oahu and Maui. Hawaii News Now reports that the plane crashed Sunday afternoon. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Allen Kenitzer says the plane crashed due to "unknown...
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December 08, 2017 - 7:59 pm
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say three men onboard a small plane that crashed into a lake in central Florida are presumed dead. The Federal Aviation Administration said the twin-engine Beechcraft was landing at Orlando Sanford International Airport when it crashed about 11:30 a.m. Friday into...
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December 07, 2017 - 8:06 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman will wear No. 34 next season as a tribute to Roy Halladay, who was killed in a plane crash last month. Gausman announced the switch Thursday on his Twitter account. The right-hander wore No. 39 last year. Gausman and Halladay are both from Colorado,...
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December 04, 2017 - 11:42 am
RAVENNA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the pilot of a single-engine airplane is dead after it crashed into the deck and backyard of an Ohio house. Residents of the home discovered the wreckage Sunday evening in Shalersville Township, near Ravenna. They weren't home when the plane crashed. They found...
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November 28, 2017 - 7:11 pm
Drones that collide with planes cause more damage than birds of the same size because of their solid motors, batteries and other parts, a study released by the Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday found. The study's researchers say aircraft-manufacturing standards designed for bird strikes...
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171117-N-KH151-061 PHILIPPINE SEA (Nov. 17, 2017) A C-2A Greyhound assigned to Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VRC) 30 launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) on Nov. 17, 2017. (Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Eduardo Otero/U.S. Navy via AP)
November 23, 2017 - 11:19 pm
TOKYO (AP) — A search ended Friday for three sailors missing in the Philippine Sea since a U.S. Navy aircraft crashed two days earlier, the navy said. The C-2A "Greyhound" transport aircraft was traveling to the USS Ronald Reagan when it crashed. Eight people were rescued quickly and are in good...
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November 23, 2017 - 1:44 pm
PITTSFORD, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police say they've found a heavily damaged small plane and that the pilot is dead. Police said Thursday they found the plane in the town of Pittsford, hours after they started a search. They have not released the identity of the pilot, the only person on board...
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