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Another survivor of Cuba airline disaster dies; second 'black box' recovered

<b>(CNN) —</b> A second survivor of Cuba's worst aviation disaster in three decades died Friday, raising the death toll to 112 one day after state-run media reported that investigators had recovered the second flight data recorder.<p>Cubana de Aviación flight DMJ 0972 was traveling from the Cuban capital to …

Airplanes

Flight 1 – The most prestigious airline flight number

Flight 1 is the most prestigious flight number assigned by airlines. It’s used to denote a historic route, or one that an airline regards as their …

Flying

Why human hand had to be involved

<b>Analysis</b><p>AS THE new search gets into full gear the question of how MH370, with 239 passengers and crew aboard, apparently ended its flight off the …

Small plane crashes at Rockford airport, 4 injured

A small plane crashed upon landing at the Chicago-Rockford International Airport Monday evening.<p>Officials said at about 5:26 p.m. the six passenger …

Air NZ flight to Japan forced to turn back to Auckland

An Air New Zealand flight to Japan was forced to return to Auckland 20 minutes after take-off this morning due to engine trouble.<p>The flight to Narita …

Massachusetts man, 89, found dead in Vermont plane crash

The pilot of a plane that took off from Massachusetts was found dead Thursday in Pittsford, Vt., one day after his plane was first reported missing, …

New England

Eleven dead in Tanzania plane crash: Aviation Company - International - World

Eleven people have died after a plane belonging to a safari company crashed in northern Tanzania, according to the aircraft's owners, Coastal …

Airplanes

Bird smashes into American Airlines flight, gets embedded in nose of plane

An airplane experiencing a bird strike isn’t an entirely uncommon phenomenon — but it’s much less common that the bird itself continues on for the rest of the trip.<p>American Airlines Flight 1498 from Mexico City to Miami earned this rare distinction on Tuesday, after a bird became embedded in the …

Incident Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner VT-ANO, 14 Oct 2017

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Airports

At least four dead as cargo plane crashes into sea during thunderstorm

At least four people have been killed after a cargo plane crashed off the Ivory Coast during a thunderstorm this morning.<p>The crash, which took place …

'My life flashed in front of me'

AIRASIA passengers have criticised the airline for what they claim was a chaotic response to a midair scare that forced them to return to Perth …

Airasia

Accident Quicksilver GT500 , 14 Oct 2017

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Aviation Safety

Fire breaks out next to American Airlines plane as passengers look on in horror at airport

Passengers looked on in horror as a fire broke out next to an American Airlines plane at an airport.<p>A piece of loading equipment caught fire at Hong …

Plane Crash Lands In Sugar Grove Cornfield

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> The pilot of a small plane made crash landing in a corn field Friday morning, shortly after he took off from an airport in Aurora.<p>The …

Part of KLM plane wing falls 2km and crashes into car in Japan

A 4kg chunk of wing damaged a car in Osaka, Japan after it broke away and dropped off an airborne Dutch passenger jet.<p>Remarkably, nobody was injured …

Plane flipped upside down in emergency landing after weather forced student pilot to divert

A student pilot who landed a Cessna 152 in bad weather ended up bringing the plane to a stop upside down.<p>The incident was the subject of an Air …

Airplanes

KLM Boeing 777 fuselage panel falls off and hits driving car in Osaka, Japan

The JTSB is investigating a serious incident in which a KLM Boeing 777 lost a wing panel after takeoff. The panel hit a driving car in Osaka, …

Aviation Safety

Allegiant Air flight evacuated after smoke fills cabin: 'We used our shirts to mask our faces'

Allegiant Air was forced to evacuate passengers from one of its aircraft on Monday after a “mechanical issue” caused smoke to fill the cabin upon landing in Fresno, Calif.<p>Allegiant Air flight 514, which had just arrived at Fresno Yosemite International Airport from Las Vegas, had abruptly stopped …

NTSB Focuses on Poor Crew Decisions in LaGuardia Runway Excursion

The NTSB cited a number of factors related to both cockpit crewmembers, as well as Eastern Airlines, that contributed to the October 2016 nighttime …

Pilot lands safely after bird strike destroys plane’s nose

A jet airliner suffered severe damage to its nose just miles from the pilot’s cockpit after striking a flock of birds head on.<p>Pictures have emerged …

Assessing risk could have averted 2016 Gander crash: TSB

aThe release said not considering a combination of risks during a winter storm contributed to the crash of the flight carrying 16 people including 14 …

Aviation

Plane carrying Fort Collins family of four encountered low visibility before fatal crash, NTSB says

The single-engine propeller plane carrying a Fort Collins family of four that crashed earlier this month near Glenwood Springs, killing all aboard, …

Airplanes

Fury after EasyJet flight delayed for four hours because pilot was 'too tired to fly'

Furious passengers have slammed EasyJet after a flight was delayed for almost four hours because a pilot said he was "too tired" to fly.<p>People flying …

Etihad pilot dies in air after take-off

An Etihad Airways pilot died onboard a flight from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam, the airline said on Wednesday.<p>The flight, EY 927, was a freight service …

United Arab Emirates

Plane crash near Brown Field injures 3

A small plane crashed early Wednesday in an empty field near Brown Field municipal airport. The pilot and his two passengers walked away with minor …

easyJet passengers stranded at Luton airport HQ say they were told 'No flights for three days'

Britain’s biggest budget airline has been accused of failing to observe European passengers’ rights rules at its home airport. But easyJet insists it …

Ryanair denies splitting up families on flights, but customers are not happy

RYANAIR CUSTOMERS HAVE been complaining about being charged extra to sit beside the people they are flying with.<p>A number of people have been venting …

Flying

Saudia Airbus A-330-300 at Cairo on Jun 30th 2017, bird strike

<b>Updated</b>: 2017-07-02 17:46:22 GMT<p>A Saudi Arabian Airlines Airbus A330-300, registration HZ-AQ12 performing flight SV-311 from Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) to …

Plane Crash on Southern California Freeway

Southern California