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Chile military plane disappears with 38 aboard: Air Force

Chile military plane disappears with 38 aboard: Air Force

A Chilean military plane with 38 people aboard ‘lost radio communication’ Monday after taking off from the south of the country for a base in Antarctica, Chile's Air Force said.

'Armed men' hijack Papua New Guinea plane, steal baggage

'Armed men' hijack Papua New Guinea plane, steal baggage

A charter airline in Papua New Guinea said armed men hijacked one of its planes Tuesday and forced the pilot to fly to a remote unused airstrip before they made off with the cargo.

Seven killed in Mallorca crash between plane and helicopter

Seven killed in Mallorca crash between plane and helicopter

Four Germans were among the seven people who died in the collision of a helicopter and an ultralight plane on the Spanish island of Mallorca on Sunday, the German foreign office confirmed early Monday.

Britain leads airspace bans on Boeing 737 MAX jets after Ethiopia crash

Britain leads airspace bans on Boeing 737 MAX jets after Ethiopia crash

Britain on Tuesday joined four other countries in banning Boeing 737 MAX planes from their airspace as a growing number of airlines around the world grounded the jets following a second deadly accident ...

Lion Air plane skids off runway at Indonesian airport

Lion Air plane skids off runway at Indonesian airport

A Lion Air passenger plane skidded off a runway outside a city on the Indonesian island of Borneo on Saturday during heavy rain, the airline said, adding no one was injured.

Plane cushions found in search for missing soccer player Sala

Plane cushions found in search for missing soccer player Sala

Investigators searching for a lost plane carrying Premier League soccer player Emiliano Sala said on Wednesday an underwater search would begin after they found two seat cushions ...

Police resume search for plane of missing footballer Sala

Police resume search for plane of missing footballer Sala

The search for a light aircraft carrying Argentinian footballer Emiliano Sala and at least one other person that went missing over the English Channel resumed Wednesday.

Indonesian plane with 189 aboard crashes into sea soon after take-off from Jakarta

Indonesian plane with 189 aboard crashes into sea soon after take-off from Jakarta

An Indonesian aircraft with 189 people on board crashed into the sea and sank on Monday soon after taking off from the capital, Jakarta, on a flight to a tin-mining region, officials said.

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding on Indian flight

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding on Indian flight

The Jet Airways flight to Jaipur had to turn back as the alarming symptoms became apparent, the airline said.

18 injured after Russian passenger jet goes off runway

18 injured after Russian passenger jet goes off runway

State news agency RIA said one Sochi airport staff member died during the clean-up operations.

Up in smoke: Vaping China co-pilot sparks mid-air emergency

Up in smoke: Vaping China co-pilot sparks mid-air emergency

The incident occurred on Tuesday on a flight by the Chinese flag carrier from Hong Kong to the city of Dalian in northeastern China.

Ten slightly injured as fire breaks out at Frankfurt airport

Ten slightly injured as fire breaks out at Frankfurt airport

Neither crew nor passengers were aboard the aircraft when the towing vehicle steering it onto the apron for a later departure burst into flames.