plane crash

Site of small plane crash
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
AP News
August 23, 2019 - 8:34 am
HATBORO, Pa. (AP) — Witnesses told investigators that a small plane was flying low, its wings were tipping and the engine was very loud before it crashed into the backyard of a suburban Philadelphia home earlier this month. All three on board — a husband, wife and their 19-year-old daughter — were...
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Antionette Lee
August 18, 2019 - 10:55 am
UPDATED: Aug. 19, 11:15 a.m. ___ NEW CASTLE, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating a plane crash that left two people dead in Delaware Sunday morning. The plane crashed in a wooded area off of Route 7. URGENT: In #...
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Police say there were no survivors in this small plane crash.
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
August 08, 2019 - 7:18 am
UPDATED: 8:00 p.m. ___ UPPER MORELAND, TWP., Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Three family members died in a small plane crash in Upper Moreland Township early Thursday morning. A lot of emergency personnel is on scene and still on their way. Please be aware of fire police EMS PD and FD in your rear view...
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Alpha jets from the French Air Force Patrouille de France fly during the inauguration the 53rd International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport near Paris, France, Monday June 17, 2019.
Benoit Tessier/Pool via AP
June 17, 2019 - 11:11 am
By Angela Charlton, Associated Press LE BOURGET, France (AP) — Boeing executives apologized Monday to airlines and families of victims of 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia, as the U.S. plane maker struggles to regain the trust of regulators, pilots and the global traveling public. Some...
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Cape May, New Jersey
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Molly Daly
May 29, 2019 - 12:15 pm
UPDATED: 1:44 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A small plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean near Cape May on Wednesday, shocking beachgoers. The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed that a Mooney M20J aircraft with one person aboard crashed in the water and sank about 1,200 feet from the...
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A charter plane carrying 143 people and traveling from Cuba to north Florida sits in a river at the end of a runway, Saturday, May 4, 2019 in Jacksonville, Fla.
Gary McCullough/AP Photo
May 04, 2019 - 7:44 am
By Josh Replogle and Mike Schneider JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A chartered jet carrying 143 people from the U.S. military base in Cuba tried to land in a thunderstorm and ended up in the river at Naval Air Station Jacksonville. Authorities said everyone on board emerged without critical injuries,...
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A Thai Lion Air employee displays a ceremonial key to the company's newest plane, Boeing's first 737 MAX 9 jet.
Elaine Thompson/AP, file
March 22, 2019 - 6:24 am
(Associated Press) — Boeing will make standard on its troubled new airliner a safety feature that might have helped the crew of a jet that crashed shortly after takeoff last year in Indonesia, killing everyone on board. The equipment, which had been offered as an option, alerts pilots of faulty...
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When the FAA announced it was grounding all Boeing 737 Max planes, the agency said it had identified similarities between last week's Ethiopian Airlines crash and the Lion Air crash in Indonesia six months earlier.
Fabien Muhire/CNN
March 20, 2019 - 6:36 am
By Ralph Ellis (CNN) — When the Federal Aviation Administration announced it was grounding all Boeing 737 Max planes , the agency said it had identified similarities between last week's Ethiopian Airlines crash and the Lion Air crash in Indonesia six months earlier. The Ethiopian Minister of...
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An engine on a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane.
Ted S. Warren/AP, file
March 18, 2019 - 4:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. prosecutors are looking into the development of Boeing's 737 Max jets, a person briefed on the matter revealed Monday, the same day French aviation investigators concluded there were "clear similarities" in the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Max 8 last week and a Lion Air jet...
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Students from Hama elementary school, who walked an hour and a half from their school in the surrounding area to pay their respects, stand next to floral tributes at the scene where the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed
Mulugeta Ayene/AP Photo
March 15, 2019 - 11:49 am
By Elias Meseret and Mulugeta Ayene, Associated Press HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Analysis of the flight recorders of the crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane has begun, the airline said Friday, and The New York Times reported that the pilot requested permission "in a panicky voice" to return to the...
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