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Suspected Wreckage of Missing Plane Carrying 54 People Spotted in Indonesia

An Indonesian commuter plane carrying 54 people lost contact with air traffic controllers minutes before it was supposed to land in the country’s eastern Papua province on Sunday, and was considered missing until locals spotted what is believed to be the wreckage in a mountainous area. 300 more words

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Missing AirAsia plane: Third major Malaysian air incident of 2014

Today’s incident involving the AirAsia plane which has gone missing is the latest in a number of major air incidents this year, and the third involving Malaysia. 137 more words

Emergency Alert

Nigerian Air Force plane missing in Adamawa

An Alpha Jet (NAF 466) belonging to the Nigerian Air Force is missing around Adamawa State.

 

According to a statement signed by Director of Defence Information, Major General Chris Olukolade, “The aircraft, with two pilots onboard, left Yola at about 10:45am on 12 September 2014 on a routine operational mission and was expected back by 12:00 noon. 66 more words

Aviation Alert

Plane has crashed; Search teams dispatched in Rabbit Ears Pass area, Colorado, USA

A plane which took off from Steamboat Springs bound for Boulder has apparently crashed.

Search teams Saturday night were making their way toward the crash located east of Steamboat Springs in the Harrison drainage southwest of Walton Peak, a 10,544-foot mountain. 210 more words

Aviation Alert

MH370: Beach debris assessed

Melbourne – Debris picked up on a beach in Western Australia this week is unlikely to have come from the Malaysian Airlines jet that vanished nearly seven weeks ago, Australia’s transport bureau said on Thursday. 10 more words