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Seven perish in Colombia plane crash – authorities

09 September, 2019 4:48 am 4:48 am

BOGOTA (Reuters) – A small plane crashed near the southwestern Colombian city of Popayan on Sunday, killing seven of the nine passengers aboard, the city’s mayor and the country’s civil aviation authority said. The incident occurred just a few minutes after the aircraft, owned by a small local company, took off from the airport in … Read More


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US retired NASCAR driver Earnhardt survives plane crash

08 August, 2019 12:50 pm 12:50 pm

TENNESSEE (Web Desk) – US retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr, his wife Amy and baby daughter have survived a small plane crash in east Tennessee, authorities said. According to the foreign media, Earnhardt Jr, 44, was hospitalized and eventually discharged following the crash at Elizabethton Municipal Airport, according to CBS affiliate WJHL-TV. The Cessna … Read More


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PM expresses sorrow over plane crash in Rawalpindi

07 July, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has expressed grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in the aircraft crash in Rawalpindi. He commiserated with the bereaved families and prayed for the recovery of those injured in the incident. On the other hand, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi also expressed sorrow … Read More


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Fourteen killed in Colombia plane crash: civil aviation agency

03 March, 2019 10:27 am 10:27 am

BOGOTA (Reuters) – Fourteen people were killed in a plane crash in the Colombian plains province of Meta on Saturday, the country’s civil aviation agency said. The Special Administrative Unit of Civil Aeronautics said there were no survivors of the crash, which occurred after the DC-3 aircraft made a distress call at 10:40 a.m. local … Read More


Black box from crashed Indonesian jet retrieved, diver says

11 November, 2018 11:19 am 11:19 am

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian divers have retrieved a black box from a Lion Air jet that crashed into the sea this week with 189 aboard and brought it back to a ship on the surface, one of the divers told on Thursday. The black box could provide clues to what happened after the still new … Read More


FBI seeks motive after US airline worker steals plan, crashes it

08 August, 2018 8:22 am 8:22 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Federal authorities are seeking to learn what drove an airline worker to steal an empty airplane from Seattle’s airport in a security scare that caused the scrambling of US fighter jets and ended when the plane crashed. A Horizon Air ground service agent got into a Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft on … Read More


Stolen plane crashes after unauthorized take-off at Seattle airport

08 August, 2018 10:41 am 10:41 am

SEATTLE (92 News) – An empty Horizon Airlines plane has crashed after it was stolen by a ground employee from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Friday around 8pm. According to foreign media, North American Aerospace Defence Command scrambled fighter jets to accompany the plane, which was steered away from Seattle and Tacoma by air traffic control, … Read More


Most passengers in non-fatal Mexican plane crash were U.S. citizens

08 August, 2018 9:05 am 9:05 am

DURANGO, Mexico (Reuters) – At least 65 US citizens were aboard the Aeromexico passenger jet that crashed in northern Mexico, a US official said, as investigators combed the wreckage for clues to the cause of the accident. The Mexico City-bound Embraer 190 passenger jet smashed into scrubland near the runway shortly after the plane took … Read More


Passengers ‘grateful to God’ after plane crashes in Mexico with...

08 August, 2018 9:50 am 9:50 am

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Dozens of people were injured when a packed Aeromexico-operated Embraer jet crashed right after takeoff in Mexico’s state of Durango on Tuesday, but authorities said most were not seriously hurt and there were no fatalities. The mid-sized jet was almost full, with 103 people including two infants and four crew members … Read More


ATR aircraft’s engine was not faulty before take off, says PIA spokesman

12 December, 2016 3:48 pm 3:48 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The spokesman of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has said that there was no fault in the engine of PIA ATR airplane that crashed in Havelianon December 7, claiming at least 47 lives. “Both the engines of the plane were totally fine until take off. A problem encountered during the flight which … Read More


Purse, ID card of Junaid Jamshed’s wife found from site of crash

12 December, 2016 2:21 pm 2:21 pm

CHITRAL (92 News) – The purse and ID card of Junaid Jamshed’s wife Nayha Junaid have been found from the scene of PIA PK-661 plane crash. Junaid Jamshed’s pictures were also found from the wife’s purse. The dead bodies of Junaid Jamshed and his wife have not been identified so far. A French team would … Read More


Identification process of dead bodies of Havelian plane crash underway: PIM...

12 December, 2016 12:18 pm 12:18 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) administrator Dr Altaf said that the identification process of dead bodies of plane crash is underway in the hospital with the help of DNA test. “Forty five dead bodies were brought to PIMS hospital out of which 9 have been identified. The dead bodies which … Read More