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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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
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
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