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Family Of Airport Worker Who Crashed Plane 'Shocked, Devastated'
His intent was "not to harm anyone. He was right in saying there are so many people who loved him."
Man Who Stole, Crashed Seattle Plane ID'd As Horizon Air Worker Richard Russell
The ground service worker took an Alaska Airlines plane from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
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Heartbreaking Seattle Plane Crash Drama Unfolded Live On Control Tower Broadcast
"I was thinking, like, I'm going to have this moment of serenity," said the man flying the stolen aircraft.
5 Killed After Plane Crashes Into Southern California Parking Lot
A Cessna 414 crashed about a mile from John Wayne Airport in Orange County.
Aeroméxico Plane Crashes In Northwest Mexico With 103 Aboard; No Fatalities
At least eighty-five people were injured when a flight to Mexico City crash-landed in a field soon after takeoff from Durango.
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Cuba Plane Crash Reportedly Kills Over 100
The plane went down shortly after takeoff from Havana's Jose Marti airport.
9 Dead After C-130 Military Cargo Plane Crashes In Georgia
The plane and its crew had been actively involved in hurricane relief efforts.
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Turkish Heiress And 7 Friends Killed In Iran Plane Crash
Mina Basaran, the daughter of a Turkish tycoon, had been celebrating her bachelorette party in Dubai.
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Wreckage Of Iranian Plane That Crashed With 65 On Board Found, State Media Reports
The Aseman Airlines flight from Tehran is believed to have gone down in a mountainous area near the town of Semirom.
Zero Deaths Were Reported On Commercial Flights In 2017
2017 was a safe year for air travel, with zero deaths reported on commercial flights worldwide.
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Traces Of Explosives Found In Egyptair Crash, Investigators Report
All 66 people on board the flight died on May 19.
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Pakistan Mourns 47 Killed In Plane Crash While Investigators Search For Answers
By Mehreen Zahra-Malik and Asad Hashim, Reuters
“I want to make it clear that it was a perfectly sound aircraft,” the airline chairman said.
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Bolivia Suspends Airline Responsible For Colombia Crash
“I did all that was humanly possible and technically necessary to preserve the lives of the passengers, but unfortunately my efforts weren’t enough,” the air traffic controller on duty said.
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Airline Known For Transporting Soccer Teams Operated Crashed Plane
"This tragedy hit us," the Bolivian charter service said.
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Soccer Crash Survivors Undergo Operations In Colombia
By Julia Symmes Cobb, Reuters
Investigators are also checking two black boxes from the crash site.
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Support Flows In To Honor Victims Of Deadly Plane Crash In Colombia
"Today is a tragedy. There is no other word."
Nevada Ambulance Plane Crash Kills 3 Crew And Patient
The plane crashed in a parking lot near an airport.
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MH370 Report Finds Plane Was In Rapid Descent When It Vanished
Australian investigators believe the plane ran out of fuel.
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