Russia complained Monday of a failure to release details of the investigation into the Malaysian jet that crashed in Ukraine in July, accusing international investigators of lack of transparency. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov queried...Show More Summary
This daredevil jet-skier had an extremely close call after crashing into a humpback whale as he cruised a wave.
ROME (AP) — Two Italian air force fighter jets carrying a total of four crew members collided during a training mission over Italy on Tuesday and crashed into a hilly, wooded area that erupted in flames, the force said.
Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos was killed in a plane crash on Wednesday, throwing the October election and local financial markets into disarray. A private jet carrying Campos and his entourage crashed in a residential area in bad weather as it prepared to land in the coastal city of Santos. Show More Summary
Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos, a contender to unseat President Dilma Rousseff in October, died Wednesday when his jet crashed into a residential area, media network Globo said. Campos, a socialist who has been running...Show More Summary
An Iranian passenger jet operated by Sepahan Air crashed Sunday morning after takeoff in a residential area near Tehran’s Mehrabad Airport. Thirty nine people were killed and nine onboard were injured. The plane apparently was an ‘IrAn-140? — a twin-engine turboprop that’s a variant of an Antonov An-140 assembled in Iran. Show More Summary
Large pieces of the downed Malaysia Airlines jet have been “hacked into” with diesel-powered saws, international monitors at the crash site said Tuesday. The limited access granted to experts and alleged tampering by pro-Russia rebels controlling the region has outraged the leaders of countries including the Netherlands and Australia, who are eager to repatriate the…
TOREZ, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Moscow rebels piled nearly 200 bodies from the downed Malaysian jetliner into four refrigerated boxcars Sunday in eastern Ukraine, and cranes at the crash scene moved big chunks of the Boeing 777, drawing condemnation from Western leaders that the rebels were tampering with the site.
Rush Limbaugh never met a tragedy he couldn't turn into an anti-media/anti-Obama story and today's Malaysian Airlines crash fit the bill: LIMBAUGH: It's a Malaysian Airlines jet and can you -- I've got the British Open on the top menu,...Show More Summary
It has all the elements of a melodramatic potboiler: An airline thrust into the world spotlight after one of its jets mysteriously vanishes in empty stretches of the Pacific Ocean loses another plane, this time around the Russia-Ukraine border, an area already a hotbed of fighting and geopolitical strife. But it’s playing out in real [...]
By Lincoln Feast SYDNEY (Reuters) - Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 was most likely on autopilot when it crashed into the Indian Ocean further south than previously thought, Australian officials said on Thursday, as they charted the next phase of a so far fruitless search. Show More Summary
This is a video of Chilean man José Vergara Acevedo's life-changing elevator ride. After he gets in and pushes the button, the elevator malfunctions, the doors reopen, and it flies up 31 stories in 15-seconds before crashing into the building's roof. José was injured but expected to recover. Also, to only take the stairs in the future. Keep going for the video.
On Wednesday, a military jet crashed into a residential neighborhood in the desert city of Imperial, California. The accident, which involved an AV-8B Harrier aircraft, destroyed three houses, but did not cause any physical injuries. “The Harrier is among the coolest, most ingenious aircraft ever designed, but the downsides of its design and a long [...]
On Wednesday at 10 p.m., a U.S. Navy F-A-18E Super Hornet jet crashed into the Pacific Ocean just off the coast of Southern California while maneuvering in a training mission and attempting to land aboard an airplane carrier. The incident took place less than six hours after a Marine jet had gone down in a suburban community just east of San Diego. Show More Summary
Marines are using heavy equipment to clear the debris and wreckage caused when a military jet crashed into an Imperial Valley neighborhood the day earlier, the Marine Corps said Thursday.
Officials say they are investigating what caused two military jets to crash Wednesday, one a Marine Harrier jet that went into a neighborhood in Imperial County, the other a Navy jet that crashed off the Southern California coast.
A Marine jet crashed into a Southern California neighborhood yesterday afternoon, slamming into one house and setting at least two others on fire. The pilot ejected safely and, miraculously, no one was injured. A witness said it "felt like a bomb" had been thrown into the tightly packed community. Show More Summary
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Officials say a Navy jet crashed into the sea as it prepared to make a late-night landing on an aircraft carrier, but the pilot ejected and was listed in stable condition.
IMPERIAL, Calif. (AP) — A Marine jet crashed into a residential area and destroyed two homes in a Southern California desert community Wednesday, but no one was injured, authorities said.
A Marine jet crashed into a residential area in a Southern California desert community Wednesday, exploding and setting two homes on fire. The pilot ejected safely, and there was no immediate word of any injuries on the ground. This was the second crash in a month of a Harrier jet from the Yuma air base in Arizona.