Gulf Times - Plane-crash
Last remains of Ethiopian plane crash victims buried, families say little notice given

Last remains of Ethiopian plane crash victims buried, families say little notice given

The last remains of 157 people killed aboard an Ethiopian Airlines plane in March were interred at the crash site this week, farmers and families told Reuters

Nine killed in plane crash during skydiving trip in Sweden

Nine killed in plane crash during skydiving trip in Sweden

Nine people were killed when their plane crashed during a skydiving trip near Umea, a small university city in northern Sweden, authorities said on Sunday.

Lightning struck Russian plane before it crashed - investigation

Lightning struck Russian plane before it crashed - investigation

Lightning struck a Russian Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft knocking out its auto pilot system shortly before it crash landed in Moscow last month killing 41 people, investigators said on Friday, adding it had approached too fast and been too heavy

Thrust reverser 'not working' on Florida plane that crashed in river

Thrust reverser 'not working' on Florida plane that crashed in river

A feature that helps aircraft slow down on landing was broken on a Boeing 737 that skidded into a river in Florida, a top transportation safety official said Sunday.

Five killed in plane crash in Kenya: police

Five killed in plane crash in Kenya: police

Five people have died after a small plane carrying them from Kenya's Maasai Mara nature reserve crashed in the west of the country, police said Wednesday.

Military cargo plane crashes in Iran, 15 killed

Military cargo plane crashes in Iran, 15 killed

A Boeing 707 military cargo plane crashed in bad weather on Monday west of the Iranian capital, killing 15 out of the 16 people on board, the Iranian army said.

Indonesia finds crashed Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Indonesia finds crashed Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Indonesian authorities will download on Monday the contents of a cockpit voice recorder (CVR) from a Lion Air jet that crashed more than two months ago, killing all 189 people on board, after it was retrieved from the sea near Jakarta.

WW II-era fighter plane crash kills 2 in Texas

WW II-era fighter plane crash kills 2 in Texas

A World War II-era fighter plane crashed on Saturday into a Texas parking lot, killing a veteran and one other person, local media and officials said.

Nigerian military pilot dies after air display rehearsal accident

Nigerian military pilot dies after air display rehearsal accident

A Nigerian military pilot died on Friday after being involved in an accident while rehearsing for an air display, an air force spokesman said.

At least 19 killed in South Sudan plane crash

At least 19 killed in South Sudan plane crash

At least 19 people died in South Sudan on Sunday when a small aircraft carrying passengers from capital Juba to the city of Yirol crashed, an official said.

'Stressed, weeping' pilot caused Nepal plane crash: inquiry

'Stressed, weeping' pilot caused Nepal plane crash: inquiry

The March 12 flight from the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka crash-landed at Kathmandu airport and skidded into a football field where it burst into flames, killing 51 people.

Eight bodies found in Indonesian plane crash

Eight bodies found in Indonesian plane crash

The Swiss-made Pilatus aircraft lost contact with air traffic control on Saturday during what was supposed to be a flight of around 40 minutes in remote Papua province.