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Plane dropping candy on church gathering crashes, kills two men who were on board

JUST IN: Details on deadly plane crash in #WY. Officials believe plane was doing a candy drop prior to crash.#KSLAM http://t.co/yyLqliNrgv

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Video shows plane flying perilously close to cars as it makes emergency landing on highway

STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. — Authorities say a small plane with five people on board made an emergency landing on a southern New Jersey highway.

No one aboard the plane or on the ground was injured when the plane safely touched down shortly after 10 a.m. 66 more words


Conservative MP backtracks on claim CSIS knew of bomb on Air India plane

A Conservative MP is backtracking on her claim that Canada’s spy agency knew there was a bomb on an Air India plane that exploded in flight, killing 329 people, … 129 more words

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Teen lives through plane crash then hikes days through thick forest to safety in ‘miracle’ survival story

SEATTLE — A 16-year-old girl survived a small plane crash in the rugged mountains of north-central Washington state and then hiked through thick forest to reach safety in what one official called “a miracle.” But searchers were still looking for the plane wreckage and her two step-grandparents, who were also on board. 513 more words


'Wow, pulled back on the wrong side throttle': Pilot of crashed TransAsia flight mistakenly shut off second engine

TAIPEI, Taiwan — A pilot described by colleagues as nervous and hasty mistakenly throttled down a still-running engine following a glitch with the other engine in an airline crash that killed 43 people in Taiwan in February, flight safety officials said Thursday. 560 more words


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