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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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Top 10 Sole Survivors of a Plane Crash

Few things are as scary as being on a plane when it is having trouble.  When people experience a plane crash they believe they will die, but in some rare cases people survive them.  In the following ten crashes a single survivor made it out.  In many of these cases the survival of these individuals […]

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Sole survivor Yak Service Yak-42D Lokomotiv Yaroslavl

The aircraft was carrying national top hockey team , Lokomotiv Yaroslavl. The hockey team was travelling from Yaroslavl, Russia to Minsk, Belarus for a national match. The aircraft had problems at takeoff. It ran off the runway when it finally lifted. After lifting off, the plane struck a radio mast about 500 meters from the […]

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Sole survivor Afriqiyah Airways 771 – A330

On 12th of May 2010, Afriqiyah Airways – Flight Number 771 was travelling from Johannesburg, South Africa to Tripoli, Libya. During the landing the plane crashed near the runway. The plane was carrying 93 passengers and 11 crew members. All crew members died and 92 out of 93 passengers died. The sole survivor was a […]

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Sole survivor Yemenia Airlines 626 – A310

On 30th of June 2009 , Yemenia Airlines flight number 626 was travelling from Sanaoa-Yemen to Moroni-Comoros Islands. The plane crashed in the sea , near city Mitsamiouli which belongs to island of Grande Comore. The plane was carrying 142 passengers and 11 crew members. The sole survivor of this plane crash was a 12 […]

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Sole survivor LANSA Lockheed L-188 August 1970

On 9th of August 1970 , Lansa L-188 Electra Flight 502 was travelling from Cuzco to Pucallpa Peru. This was a domestic flight carrying 92 passengers. During takeoff, the engine 3 lost power. The crew managed to lift the airplane but decided to return to the airport. During the attempt to land, the plane crashed. […]

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Survive to plane crashes

This documentary will learn you how to survive if you are a victim of a plane crash. Watch this documentary about plane crashes survivors. Very interesting facts covering few plane crashes where there were multiple survivors. In this BBC documentary you will learn few tips on how to survive a plane crash. They cover a […]

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Survivors Category

In this category we will talk about plane crashes survivors. We will try to find out why did they survive ? Where were they seated in the plane? What is the safest place in the plane ? Was it pure luck or it is something we all need to know? We will cover everything including […]

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