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Traces Of Explosives Found In Egyptair Crash, Investigators Report

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 12.15.2016 | World

CAIRO, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Egyptian air accident investigators said on Thursday traces of explosives had been found on the remains of victims of an Egy...

Pakistan Mourns 47 Killed In Plane Crash While Investigators Search For Answers

Reuters | Willa Frej | Posted 12.08.2016 | World

ISLAMABAD ― Pakistan on Thursday mourned the 47 victims of its deadliest plane crash in four years, including a famed rock star-turned-Muslim evange...

Bolivia Suspends Airline Responsible For Colombia Crash

Reuters | Willa Frej | Posted 12.02.2016 | World

Bolivian authorities on Thursday suspended the license of a tiny charter airline whose plane crashed in Colombia this week after apparently running ou...

Airline Known For Transporting Soccer Teams Operated Crashed Plane

Reuters | Willa Frej | Posted 12.01.2016 | World

The plane that crashed in Colombia killing 71 people was owned by a Venezuelan businessman and one-time leftist politician and run by a tiny Bolivian ...

Soccer Crash Survivors Undergo Operations In Colombia

Reuters | Willa Frej | Posted 11.30.2016 | World

Doctors treated traumatized survivors and an investigation was to get underway on Wednesday into an air crash that killed 71 people and wiped out Braz...

Support Flows In To Honor Victims Of Deadly Plane Crash In Colombia

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 11.30.2016 | World

Brazil has entered a three-day period of national mourning to pay tribute to the victims of a deadly plane crash in Colombia. Members of Brazilian soc...

Crew And Patient Killed As Ambulance Plane Goes Down In Fiery Nevada Crash

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 11.19.2016 | Crime

Three crew members and a patient were killed when their ambulance plane crashed in northeastern Nevada on Friday, local media reported. The Piper PA 3...

MH370 Report Finds Plane Was In Rapid Descent When It Vanished

Reuters | Rebecca Falconer | Posted 12.29.2016 | World

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A report into missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 by the Australian safety investigator leading the search supports its view tha...

The Crucial Piece Of Technology That Stopped Mike Pence's Plane

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 10.28.2016 | Travel

Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence had quite the scare Thursday when his campaign plane skidded off the runway while landing in rainy c...

Multiple Fatalities After Small Plane Crashes In Virginia

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.12.2016 | Crime

At least two people were killed on Friday when a small private plane crashed near Shannon Airport in Fredericksburg, Virginia, after the plane attempt...

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 01.24.2017 | 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 02.12.2017 | 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 01.03.2017 | 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...