Gulf Times - Air-crash
India air safety watchdog to check airports hit by heavy rain after crash

India air safety watchdog to check airports hit by heavy rain after crash

India's air safety regulator plans to conduct special audits of airports across the country affected by heavy rain, the watchdog's chief told Reuters, days after an air crash killed 18 people and raised questions about safety.

Iran says virus delays reading of Ukraine airline black boxes

Iran says virus delays reading of Ukraine airline black boxes

Iran said on Monday that the coronavirus pandemic has slowed its plans to send abroad the black boxes of a Ukrainian plane its forces mistakenly shot down in January.

Ethiopia plans to release interim jet crash report as probe continues

Ethiopia plans to release interim jet crash report as probe continues

Ethiopia plans to release an interim report into a deadly Boeing 737 MAX crash, which killed 157 passengers and crew, ahead of the first anniversary of the accident next month, according to an official speaking on Saturday.

US forces recover bodies from jet crash site in Afghanistan

US forces recover bodies from jet crash site in Afghanistan

US forces in helicopters recovered the remains Tuesday of the crew killed when one of its military jets went down in a Taliban-controlled area

Taliban claims American plane 'crashed' in eastern Afghanistan

Taliban claims American plane 'crashed' in eastern Afghanistan

The Taliban claimed a US forces aircraft crashed in eastern Afghanistan Monday hours after a plane went down into an area controlled largely by the insurgents.

Iran seeks help reading plane's black boxes amid pressure to hand them over

Iran seeks help reading plane's black boxes amid pressure to hand them over

Iran has asked the US and French authorities for equipment to download information from black boxes on a downed Ukrainian airliner, a request that will add to international frustration at Tehran's failure to send the recorders abroad for analysis.

Iran to send black boxes of downed Ukrainian plane to Ukraine

Iran to send black boxes of downed Ukrainian plane to Ukraine

Iran is sending to Ukraine the black boxes of the Ukrainian passenger plane that its military accidentally shot down this month, Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

Iran to analyse black box after missile blamed for crash

Iran to analyse black box after missile blamed for crash

Iran said on Friday it wanted to download black box recordings itself from a Ukrainian airliner that crashed, killing all 176 people aboard, after Canada and others said the plane was brought down by an Iranian missile

Ukraine airliner accidentally downed by Iran, US officials say

Ukraine airliner accidentally downed by Iran, US officials say

A Ukraine airliner that crashed in Iran, killing all 176 people aboard, was most likely brought down accidentally by Iranian air defenses

Bridal party, academics among Canadian plane crash victims in Iran

Bridal party, academics among Canadian plane crash victims in Iran

A newlywed couple that had traveled to Iran to get married were among the 63 Canadians killed when their Ukrainian Airlines flight crashed early Wednesday

Iran not to give crashed Ukrainian airliner's black box to Boeing

Iran not to give crashed Ukrainian airliner's black box to Boeing

Iran will not give the black box of the crashed Ukrainian airliner to planemaker Boeing, the head of Tehran's civil aviation organisation was quoted as saying on Wednesday.

Plane crashes after takeoff in Kazakhstan, 12 dead, dozens injured

Plane crashes after takeoff in Kazakhstan, 12 dead, dozens injured

A passenger plane carrying nearly 100 people crashed soon after take-off near the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan on Friday, slamming into a house in an accident that killed 12 people and injured dozens.