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Wembley 1968 (Munich 1958)

Wembley 1968 (Munich 1958)

Stepney, Brennan, Dunne, Crerand, Foulkes, Stiles, Best,
Kidd, Charlton, Sadler, Aston give their all
at Wembley; names to be forever blessed… 152 more words

Three kids, three adults on plane missing over Lake Erie

CLEVELAND — U.S. Coast Guard crews searched Lake Erie on Friday for a plane carrying six people that disappeared overnight shortly after takeoff from a small Cleveland airport along the shore. 266 more words

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Russia recovers flight recorder and 12 bodies from the Black Sea following military plane crash

SOCHI, Russia — Investigators recovered the flight-data recorder from a crashed Russian military plane Tuesday and began reviewing its contents to learn why the jet went down moments after takeoff, killing all 92 people aboard, including members of a famous choir. 553 more words

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Brazilian football team's plane crashed after being denied chance to land by other craft, leak suggests

The plane carrying Brazilian football team Chapecoense crashed after it was denied the opportunity to land because another plane had already started an emergency descent, according to a leaked audio message which described the flight’s terrifying last moments. 850 more words

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Pilot of plane that crashed carrying Brazilian soccer team warned he was out of fuel moments before crash

MEDELLIN, Colombia — The pilot of the chartered plane carrying a Brazilian soccer team told air traffic controllers he had run out of fuel before crashing into the Andes, according to a leaked recording of the final minutes of the doomed flight. 792 more words

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Hamilton pilot who died in CF-18 crash served as an escort for Santa Claus and was set to be married

4-WING COLD LAKE – The pilot killed in a CF-18 jet crash has been identified as Capt. Thomas McQueen, a 10-year air force veteran who was engaged to be married. 435 more words

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Minor injuries after plane catches fire at Chicago airport

Seven passengers and a flight attendant reported minor injuries after an American Airlines aircraft caught fire and passengers were evacuated onto the runway at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. 145 more words

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