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EgyptAir Cockpit Voice Recorder Found, Investigators Say

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 06.16.2016 | World

CAIRO, June 16 (Reuters) - The cockpit voice recorder from crashed EgyptAir flight MS804 has been found by search teams who were forced to salvage the...

Main EgyptAir Wreckage Locations Found By Search Team, Egypt Says

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 06.16.2016 | World

CAIRO (Reuters) - The main locations of wreckage from the EgyptAir jet that crashed in the eastern Mediterranean last month have been identified by a ...

The Massive, High-Tech Hunt For EgyptAir Flight MS804 Wreckage

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 05.25.2016 | World

An international effort is underway to locate the black boxes and wreckage of doomed EgyptAir Flight MS804, which plunged into the Mediterranean Sea o...

Egypt Sends Submarine To Look For Missing Flight MS804

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 05.22.2016 | World

CAIRO, May 22 (Reuters) - Egypt has sent a robot submarine to join the hunt for an EgyptAir plane which crashed in some of the deepest waters of the M...

Egypt Releases First Images Of Recovered EgyptAir Plane Debris

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 05.21.2016 | World

The Egyptian military on Saturday released images of the debris it has found from EgyptAir Flight MS804 that crashed into Mediterranean Sea. The reco...

Here's What We Know So Far About EgyptAir Flight MS804

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.22.2016 | World

EgyptAir Flight MS804 disappeared from radar early Thursday morning en route from Paris to Cairo, with 66 people on board. The Airbus A320, manufactur...

EgyptAir Flight MS804 Crashes Into Mediterranean Sea

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 05.20.2016 | World

EgyptAir Flight MS804 was flying from Paris to Cairo and vanished from radar with 66 people on board. The Airbus A320 crashed into the Mediterranean...

Plane Hit Bald Eagle Before Crashing In Alaska, Killing 4

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 05.04.2016 | Crime

Four people were killed after their plane hit a bald eagle in Alaska last month, the National Transportation Safety Board said on Wednesday. On April ...

Airliner Crashes In Russia, Killing All Aboard

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 03.19.2016 | World

A Boeing 737-800 passenger jet crashed as it was landing at the Rostov-on-Don airport in southern Russia early Saturday, killing all 62 people on boar...

Here's Some VERY Good News For Plane Passengers

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 03.10.2016 | Travel

Good news, nervous fliers: Last year was an incredibly safe one for air travel. That's because not a single passenger died from a jet accident in 2015...

Nick Tramontano; an Aviator's Legacy of Kindness

Christine Negroni | Posted 02.15.2016 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Consider this quote from Irish aviation executive Willie Walsh talking about the boss of a competing airline, Virgin's Richard Branson. "I don't lik...

Plane Crash Survivor: 'An Aura Was Leaving Their Bodies'

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 01.06.2016 | OWN

In October of 2000, music producer John Diaz was wrapping up a long business trip in Asia, eager to return home to his wife and two children. A ...

Man Says Buying Hot Pockets Saved Him From Plane Crash

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 11.12.2015 | Weird News

An Ohio man says a spur-of-the-moment decision to pick up Hot Pockets saved his life. Jason Bartley, 38, was running errands and was just about to hea...

Metrojet Investigation, Possibly First Lethal Bombing In A Decade, Far From Over

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 11.06.2015 | World

The outcome of the investigation into the Metrojet airline crash that killed 224 people over Egypt's Sinai Peninsula will directly impact safety proto...

Putin Agrees To Suspend Russian Flights To Egypt

Reuters | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 11.12.2015 | World

* U.S. imposes air travel security measures * Western officials see increasing possibility bomb involved * Sound of explosion heard on black boxes - F...

Russian Plane Carrying 224 People Crashes In Egypt

Reuters | Braden Goyette | Posted 11.01.2015 | World

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — A Russian passenger airliner crashed Saturday in a remote mountainous part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula 23 minutes after...

Harrison Ford Talks About His Plane Crash In A Hot Dog Suit

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.30.2015 | Entertainment

For Harrison Ford, being in a plane crash was the wurst. The actor, who survived after his plane crashed on a Los Angeles golf course in March, opened...

Travis Barker Talks About 2008 Plane Crash That Nearly Killed Him

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 10.16.2015 | Entertainment

Drummer Travis Barker of Blink-182 can now add "author" to his name. Barker is releasing his memoir, called Can I Say: Living Large, Cheating Death, a...

Fly the Friendly Skies

Tim Arnold | Posted 09.29.2015 | HuffPost Home
Tim Arnold

Drop like a rock 3500 feet out of the sky on a twin prop cloud-hopper flight out of Aspen and suddenly you get what's important in life and stuff. It's not like the finality of a total plane crash or anything, but hell, maybe it's worse. Crash, it's over.

Two Die In Plane Crash Involving Tom Cruise Movie Crew Members

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.12.2015 | Entertainment

It was a sad day Friday for Tom Cruise's upcoming movie "Mena." After reportedly hitting rough weather, a small plane assigned to the crew of the film...

Woman With No Pilot Experience Makes Emergency Crash Landing

Associated Press | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 08.24.2015 | World

MADRID (AP) — Spanish officials say a woman who had never flown a plane brought a micro-light aircraft in for a crash landing after her pilot husban...

Suspected MH370 Debris Arrives In France For Investigation

Reuters | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 08.01.2015 | World

PARIS/KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Airplane debris that washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion and may belong to a vanished Malaysia Airli...

Bin Laden Family Members Killed In Jet Crash In England

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.01.2015 | World

LONDON/DUBAI, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Three members of former al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's family were killed when a private jet crashed in southern En...

Small Plane Crash In Wisconsin Leaves 4 Dead

Reuters | Steven Hoffer | Posted 07.28.2015 | Crime

Four people were killed when a small plane crashed in a field in western Wisconsin and burst into flames, local officials said on Tuesday. The single ...

Alaska Plane Crash Kills 1 Of 5 Aboard

Associated Press | Andrew Hart | Posted 07.18.2015 | Crime

By Steve Quinn JUNEAU, Alaska, July 17 (Reuters) - One person was killed and four were rescued from rugged terrain in Alaska on Friday after a small p...