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Plane Crash Near The Bahamas

Four passengers were killed in the waters off Grand Bahama island on Sunday. ¬†All of the passengers are believe to be American tourists who were on a sightseeing tour near the archipelago’s northernmost island. The single engine aircraft took off from Grand Bahama, the archipelago’s closest island to Florida, Sunday morning at around 11 a.m. […]

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Small Plane Crashes in Florida Swamp

Four people were killed when a small plane crashed into a remote section of Virginia’s Great Dismal Swamp, Friday, October 11, 2013. Because the crash site cannot be reached by vehicle, Dismal Swamp Canal Park officials planned to use a bulldozer to clear a path for 4-wheel-drive vehicles, said state police spokeswoman Corinne Geller. Authorities […]

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Fourteen Dead in Nigerian Plane Crash

Fourteen of twenty passengers were killed on October 4, 2013 when a Embraer 120 operated by Associated Airlines crashed shortly after takeoff from Murtala Muhammed Airport, located in Lagos, Nigeria. The plane burst into flames upon impact. Of the six survivors, two are in critical condition and four in stable condition. That anyone survived at […]

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Small Plane Crash in Southern California

After covering miles of rugged terrain on foot, deputies found the bodies of a man and woman who died when a small plane crashed near Julian, CA, October 10, 2013. A sheriff’s search and rescue team, along with deputies from Julian and a U.S. Border Patrol team, made the discovery around 12:45 a.m. on the […]

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Helicopter crash in Gulf of Mexico claims one

The U.S. Coast Guard aided the rescue of four people from a helicopter that crashed off the coast of Venice, LA, Wednesday, October 9, 2013, around 7:20 a.m. local time. A Coast Guard spokesman said one passenger was unharmed, two suffered severe back injuries, and the pilot died of his injuries. Coast Guard Air Station […]

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Another Plane Crash in Sedona Arizona as Locals Express Safety Concerns

Two people were seriously injured after a small plane went off a ledge at the end of a runway at the Sedona Airport in northern Arizona, Tuesday, October 8, 2013. Sedona Fire District spokesman Gary Johnson says the plane dropped about 200 feet into a tree-covered slope off the runway’s south end about 2 p.m. […]

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Helicopter Crash in Texas Kills Pilot

A Utah man died Sunday after a helicopter crash in Texas. Texas Highway Patrol officers said Joshua Fitts, 34, from Hurricane was killed after the helicopter he was flying crashed in Cottle County. According to a press release, Fitts was hovering the helicopter next to a power line stem in an effort to connect to […]

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Twin Engine Plane Crashes Near Puerto Rico

A small plane crashed into the sea early Sunday, October 6, 2013, off an outlying Puerto Rican island killing the pilot, authorities said. No one else was aboard. The twin-engine plane was headed from the tiny island of Culebra to a regional airport on Puerto Rico shortly after daybreak when it went down, statement said. […]

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Ad Plane Crashes Near University of Florida Football Game

A plane towing an advertising banner for GEICO crashed on the University of Florida campus Saturday, October 5, 2013, according to law enforcement at the scene. University of Florida police reported the single-engine Cessna 172 lost power while flying over Gainesville and the pilot was able to release the banner before crashing into vehicles parked […]

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Counter-drug plane crashes in Columbia Killing 3 Americans

The twin-engine turboprop plane crashed in Colombia on a U.S. counter-drug mission Saturday, October 5, 2013, killing three American contractors and a Panamanian aboard. According to the U.S. military, the plane had been tracking a suspected smuggling vessel over the western Caribbean when it lost radio contact. Two other Americans aboard the Dash 8 were […]

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