A fighter jet horrifically crashed into the walls of a Sichuan property development on Saturday, setting fires ablaze and injuring at least seven in the process, NetEase reported. Soldiers on the military aircraft were spotted parachuting down to safety by nearby villagers, though it is unknown what sparked the crash. [ more › ]
Troy Polamalu didn't play in Sunday's game against the New York Jets, but the Pittsburgh Steelers defense still had a man vaulting into the opponent's backfield. As the Jets lined up in victory formation with time expiring in a 20-13 victory, the Steelers weren't ready to concede defeat. Show More Summary
After an Indian commercial jet crashed into a stray animal Thursday, SpiceJet, the country’s fourth largest airliner, grounded planes on one of its routes. Officials from the company say the bison that was struck and killed on the runway...Show More Summary
No word on whether Rex had it crash into Geno's head several times, but he should have.
Christophe de Margerie, the CEO of the French oil company Total, was killed on Monday when his private jet crashed into a snowplow at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport. The investigation is ongoing, but Russian officials are zeroing in on the airport's management for "criminal negligence." One top Russian TV station, however, has another theory. Show More Summary
"F---, we're dead." Those were the words spoken by one of the pilots of an Air France plane moments before the jet crashed into the Atlantic Ocean five years ago. The flight from Rio de Janeiro never made it to Paris on May 31, 2009, and a new report in Vanity Fair suggests that the 228 lives aboard the Airbus A330 were in the hands of an overwhelmed and inexperienced co-pilot.
My eye just fell on a story from a month ago, of a Cirrus that flew into restricted airspace over Washington, DC. Intercepting jets noted that the pilot appeared unconscious, and followed the airplane until it crashed into the sea, I'm presuming because it ran out of fuel. Show More Summary
The pilot of one of two F/A-18 Hornets that crashed Sept. 12 while operating from USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) is in fair condition and receiving medical treatment aboard the ship.
The search is on for a missing F/A-18C Hornet pilot after two of the jets crashed into the Pacific Ocean Friday. Photo by LCpl John McGarity, USMC LEMOORE, Calif. — Two U.S. Navy jets crashed into the western Pacific Ocean on Friday and only one pilot was immediately rescued, military officials said. Show More Summary
As two U.S. Navy jets crash into the Pacific, reports are saying one of the pilots stationed on the USS Carl Vinson is still missing after the mid-air collision. In a related report by The Inquisitr, a F-16 pilot told the story of a 9/11 kamikaze miss to stop the hijacked commercial planes. Show More Summary
A U.S. Navy pilot is missing and another was injured after two F/A-18 Hornets crashed into the Pacific Ocean, the Navy has said. The post Pilot Missing After Two U.S Navy Fighter Jets Crash in Pacific Ocean appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
LEMOORE, Calif. — Two U.S. Navy jets crashed into the western Pacific Ocean, where one pilot was rescued and another was missing, the Pentagon said Friday. A search for the missing pilot was underway. #BREAKING MT @US7thFleet: #USNavy F/A-18 Hornets crash in Pacific Ocean. Show More Summary
Two U.S. Navy fighter jets crashed into ocean waters while carrying out a mission in the Pacific, Navy officials said Friday. Two F/A-18 Hornets were operating on the USS Carl Vinson carrier when they crashed, the Navy said.
An unresponsive turboprop plane flying from New York to Florida has crashed off the coast of Jamaica. Three people were on board the plane, which left Rochester, New York, this morning bound for Naples, Florida, according to a statement from the U.S. Coast Guard. “The plane’s occupants did not respond to attempts to communicate,” the […]
A fighter jet crashed into an apartment complex in the Libyan city of Tobruk Tuesday, killing the pilot and a child and injuring scores more.
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