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Passengers Alert United Airlines to Fuel Leak

Two passengers flying on United Airlines Flight 170 from Newark, New Jersey, to Venice may have averted catastrophe when they warned the crew about a fuel leak. Despite their heroic efforts, the passengers say United treated them poorly, and they will never fly the airline again. Although there are many [...]

By |2018-08-30T13:56:50-07:00June 27th, 2017|Aviation News|

One Person Killed in Fort Myers Plane Crash

One person was killed and another person suffered serious injuries when a small plane crashed into an empty building in Fort Myers, Florida, on Saturday, June 24 at around 7:45 a.m. The plane reportedly crashed shortly after takeoff from nearby Page Field. The crash resulted in other planes diverting their [...]

By |2019-09-04T11:34:33-07:00June 26th, 2017|Aviation News|

Small Plane Crash Kills Calabasas Father and Son

A California personal plane crash has taken the lives of a father and son from Calabasas. The small plane crash occurred on Sunday, June 4, 2017, at around 4:00 p.m. on a private property near Thousand Oaks, California. Killed in the crash were a 57-year-old man and his 15-year-old son. Both [...]

By |2019-09-04T11:22:19-07:00June 5th, 2017|Aviation News|

Two Separate Alaska Plane Crashes Kill Four

Two separate Alaska plane crashes that happened at almost the exact same time have taken the lives of four people. The crashes occurred on Saturday, May 27, at around 11:00 a.m., but happened about 600 miles apart. Four people died in total and a fifth person was injured in the [...]

By |2018-08-30T13:56:11-07:00May 29th, 2017|Aviation News|

Lake Berryessa Plane Crash Kills Two

A plane crash near Lake Berryessa, in Napa County, California, has killed two people. The crash occurred Monday, May 8, at around 9:00 a.m. in a remote area of Napa County. Killed in the crash were the 55-year-old pilot, Jon Murray Karkow, and 41-year-old Cagri Sever. Both were reportedly employees [...]

By |2018-08-30T13:56:37-07:00May 10th, 2017|Aviation News|

Amarillo Plane Crash Kills Three

Three people have died in an Amarillo plane crash that took place on Saturday, April 29, 2017. The crash happened in early morning as an air ambulance service left the airport in Amarillo, Texas, headed for Clovis, New Mexico. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and the Federal Aviation Administration [...]

By |2018-08-30T13:56:57-07:00May 1st, 2017|Aviation News|

NTSB: Disorientation Led to Fatal Plane Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has issued its report into a fatal 2015 plane crash that killed nine people, finding that the pilot was under pressure from his company to return his passengers to a cruise ship, which led to him becoming disoriented in cloudy weather. Investigators blamed both [...]

By |2018-08-30T13:56:18-07:00April 25th, 2017|Aviation News|

Family Killed in Florida Plane Crash

A family, including two children, was killed in a Florida plane crash at the Williston Municipal Airport. Authorities are investigating the accident to determine how the plane could have crashed so near the airport without authorities being alerted until the following day. A spokesperson for the National Transportation Safety Board [...]

By |2018-08-30T13:56:30-07:00April 18th, 2017|Aviation News|