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Poland: Russian air controllers contributed to 2010 plane crash

Poland’s National Prosecutor Marek Kuczynski said there is “no doubt” that one of the causes of the crash was the behavior of those in the control tower. He said they were guilty of “deliberately causing a catastrophe”, reports with reference to

Miraculous landing: All 49 passengers, crew survive in South Sudan plane crash

The plane was landing but then crashed, said Wau's Acting Airport Manager Stephen Youngule, reports with reference to ABC News. "The plane touched down and then jumped up again. The pilot couldn't control it," said Youngule, who is also Deputy Director

3 killed, 2 injured after small plane crashes into California home

Officials said the crash happened near Rhonda Road and Dewey Avenue in Riverside around 4:40 p.m. It appeared the plane clipped one home, crashed into another and the fire engulfed a third home. Two of those homes were completely destroyed, according to

A pilot and four passengers killed as light plane crashes into mall in Australia

A pilot and four American passengers were killed on Tuesday when a small plane crashed in to the roof of a shopping mall after taking off from an airfield outside Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city, police said, according to Reuters. The twin-turboprop Beechcraft

35 people killed in Turkish cargo plane crash in Kyrgyzstan

The plane crashed at 7:31 am local time (GMT+6) in the village of Dacha-Suu near the Manas International Airport 25 km from the capital Bishkek, according to the local outlet AKIpress. Flight TK6491 of Turkish Airlines was supposed to stop at Manas en

Russian plane crashed into Black Sea at 500 km per hour – Defense Ministry

The Russian Defense Ministry said the plane that crashed with 92 people on board on December 25, fell into the Black Sea at a speed of over 500 kilometers per hour, TASS agency reports. At the time of the tragedy, the aircraft

Russian aircraft carrying 92 people crashed in Black Sea, mourning day declared

A Russian Tupolev Tu-154 aircraft of the Russian Defense Ministry crashed in the Black Sea near the city of Sochi early Sunday after the takeoff from the airport, Russian TASS news agency reported. "Tu-154 of the Defense Ministry departed from Sochi

Five killed in cargo plane crash on takeoff in Columbia

The cargo aircraft was going to the Colombian capital Bogota. It crashed at the takeoff from the German Olano airport in Colombia, near the Venezuelan border, as it overshot the runway and smashed into a fence. It happened last night at 17:23

Pakistan plane crash: flight with 40 people on board crashed in the north of the country

The flight PK661 of Pakistan International Airline (PIA), carrying around 40 people, was en route to Islamabad from Chitral when it lost contact with air traffic control, reports with reference to the local media. The plane has reportedly crashed in near the

Indonesian police plane with 15 passengers missing

The authorities suspect that the M28 Skytruck plane crashed somewhere between the Islands of Mensanak and Sebangka or Gentar, off the coast of Sumatra, according to the Indonesian police, reports. The aircraft lost contact about 50 minutes after takeoff from Banka Island. As