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J Balvin Survives Airplane Crash Scare, Rep Confirms

J Balvin is safe after being on a small private plane that crashed after leaving the Bahamas, a spokesperson for the artist has confirmed. J Balvin…

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Why Air Travel Is Actually Much Safer Than You Think

In spite of a series of high-profile incidents making headlines since 2014 — from the AirAsia Flight 8501 tragedy to the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 — air travel safety is improving. “We see a continuing improvement in safety performance over time,” says Rudy Quevedo, the director of safety for IATA. Beyond rolling out free in-flight entertainment systems and increased …

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NTSB: Loss of fuel pumps may have caused deadly Tuscaloosa County plane crash

TUSCALOOSA COUNTY, Ala. – The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on an airplane crash that killed six people. It happened Sunday, August 14 in Northport. The report says the pilot first reported a fuel pump failure and requested a diversion to the nearest airport at 11:11 a.m. A short time later, […]

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2 dead in plane crash at Telluride Ski Area

TELLURIDE, Colo. — Two people were killed in an airplane crash near Telluride Wednesday. That’s according to the San Miguel County Sheriff. Officials said a fixed-wing motorized-glider crashed at the Telluride Ski Area. The pilot, 64-year-old Robert Saunders died in the crash at Prospect Basin around 2 p.m. Saunders, a well-known Telluride local, went by […]

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Marion historian takes aviation history online

MARION — Seeing an airplane crash as a 3-year-old was the catalyst that set Marion’s David Wendell on a lifelong course of documenting aviation and aerospace history. Now, Wendell…

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VIDEO: Ole Miss Remembers Victims Of Plane Crash

People from all over the area made their way into the Tad Smith Coliseum at the University of Mississippi. They came for a Celebration of Lives.

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Heart attack caused plane crash that killed 4 from area

Investigators have concluded that a 2015 airplane crash in the Adirondacks that killed four Rochester-area residents occurred after the pilot became incapacitated by heart problems.                

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The Latest: 1 couple identified in Alabama plane crash

7:30 p.m. Two of the six people who were killed in a small airplane crash near Tuscaloosa, Alabama, have been identified. WLBT-TV ( http://bit.ly/2brBnry ) reports that Memphis defense attorney Steve Farese says his nephew Dr. Jason Farese and his wife, Dr. Lea Farese, were aboard the plane that crashed Sunday morning.

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Pilot's actions to blame for Erie plane crash that killed 5 in 2014, NTSB finds

A 2014 airplane crash near Erie Municipal Airport airport that killed five people – including three children – was caused by the pilot’s actions moments before the wreck, federal investigators have found.

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The Way It Was: Missing teens found in partially submerged automobile

Albert Cheatham, 15-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. A.J. Cheatham living 2 miles south of Texarkana on Line Ferry road, was bitten by a large moccasin snake several days ago and, it being some time before a physician could get there, the suffering he had undergone had been intense.

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