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Three dead after plane crashes into house, engulfing it in flames and sending residents fleeing

PLAINVILLE, Mass. — A small plane crashed into a house Sunday evening, killing three people on board, police said, but residents managed to flee as fire engulfed the home. 219 more words


TSB investigates crash of a small plane in Bonaventure

The Transportation Safety Board has deployed a team of investigators to the Bonaventure Airport in the Gaspé region where a man died Friday night when the amateur-built aircraft he was flying in crashed. 80 more words


Military funeral planned in British Columbia for U.S. airman killed during Second World War bombing run

Seventy years after his plane went down in Belgium, a United States airman will be given a full military funeral in British Columbia after his remains are returned to his family, the… 785 more words

Defence Watch

Plane Operations: Korean Airlines Flight 007

June 14th, 2015.

Outline of the Incident.

The Widely Agreed Facts.

On September 1st, 1983 a Korean Airlines flight traveling from New York to Seoul via Anchorage, Alaska with 269 people on board was shot down by the then U.S.S.R after the flight departed from it’s flight path by hundreds of miles and encroached on Soviet airspace in the vicinity of a number of sensitive military facilities. 4,865 more words

Russia US Relations.

Plane skids off runway at Trudeau airport

A WestJet passenger plane skidded off a rainy runway at Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport in Dorval Friday afternoon.

No passengers were injured aboard flight 588 from Toronto, according to a spokesperson for the Montreal airport authority. 217 more words

Local News

Orléans pilot returns from 'eerie' expedition to 1973 airplane crash site

The trash from a 1973 airplane crash became an Ottawa man’s treasure when the adventurous history buff uncovered debris in an “eerie” expedition in the forests of Quebec. 644 more words

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Aerobatic planes collide in sky near Italy's Adriatic shore, 1 pilot dies; other is rescued

ROME — Italian authorities say two single-seat aerobatic planes collided in the sky near Italy’s Adriatic shore and crashed into the sea, killing one pilot and injuring the other. 86 more words