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Air Canada plane skids off runway in Halifax, 25 in hospital

HALIFAX – Halifax airport says 25 passengers who were on board an Air Canada jet were taken to hospital after a flight from Toronto skidded off a runway as it landed today. 402 more words


Chestermere pilot killed, wife survives after Montana plane crash

A Chestermere man is dead and his wife is recovering in a Montana hospital after their small plane crashed in the Big Belt mountains Thursday afternoon. 148 more words

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Electronic Eyewitness

We now know that no alarms sounded in the cockpit of Germanwings Flight 4U 9525. The co-pilot locked the cockpit door from the inside and set the autopilot for an altitude of 100 feet. 619 more words

Fireball Robert Matzen

Too Much

Well, it’s happened again. An airliner has crashed into a mountain, this time in the French Alps. Reports indicate that the A320 flying from Barcelona to Dusseldorf descended from 38,000 feet to the impact point at 6,000 over the span of 8 minutes. 722 more words

Fireball Robert Matzen

MH17 - My Videos from October 16th, 2014

By Graham Phillips

First in a series investigating the MH17 tragedy. Here was the scene, by the village of Grabove, some 75km from Donetsk, 3 months on – 132 more words


Global airline group says more deaths in 2014 even though number of accidents at low


The number of deaths in jetliner disasters spiked last year despite there being fewer accidents in total, an international airline industry group said Monday. 348 more words