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Chartered plane crashes in busy district of Mumbai

Chartered plane crashes in busy district of Mumbai

At least five people have been killed in plane crash in a busy area of Mumbai, India's financial capital.

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Mordialloc plane crash victim's family thanks those who tried to help
Plane

Mordialloc plane crash victim's family thanks those who tried to help

A statement has been released by the family of the Mount Martha man killed in a fiery plane crash last Friday, thanking the first responders

  • by Evan Grahame
Flight from Rome to US diverted after threat found onboard
Air travel

Flight from Rome to US diverted after threat found onboard

A message was discovered on board the United Airlines flight referring to a bomb, reports said.

  • by Alana Wise
Balloon pilot had to fly by iPad before crash, investigation shows

Balloon pilot had to fly by iPad before crash, investigation shows

Low visibility forced a hot air balloon pilot to use maps on his iPad for navigation shortly before a heavy landing at Pokolbin in March, a regulator’s report shows.

  • by Matt Carr
Pilot heard loud mechanical 'screaming' noise before crash
Aviation

Pilot heard loud mechanical 'screaming' noise before crash

Phil O'Driscoll was working on the Snowy 2.0 scheme when he crashed, suffering serious injuries.

  • by Blake Foden
Private jet from Texas crashes in Honduras, all passengers survive

Private jet from Texas crashes in Honduras, all passengers survive

Video images posted online showed what appeared to be area residents pulling people out of the damaged fuselage of the white Gulfstream jet.

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Cuba confirms 110 killed in country's deadliest plane crash since 1989
Cuba

Cuba confirms 110 killed in country's deadliest plane crash since 1989

Cuban authorities said the fiery crash of an aging Boeing passenger jet on Friday shortly after takeoff from Havana had killed 110 of the 113 on board.

  • by Nelson Acosta
More than 100 killed in passenger plane crash in Cuba
Cuba

More than 100 killed in passenger plane crash in Cuba

There were three seriously injured survivors among the 114 passengers and crew.

Pilot 'sucked halfway' out of cockpit after windshield shatters

Pilot 'sucked halfway' out of cockpit after windshield shatters

A Sichuan Airlines plane made an emergency landing after its windshield shattered and a co-pilot was partially sucked out of the cockpit.

Two people seriously injured in plane crash at Orange Airport
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Two people seriously injured in plane crash at Orange Airport

Two people remain in a critical condition in hospital after the crash at Orange Airport on Tuesday evening.

  • by Tracey Prisk & Jenny Noyes
Window crack on Southwest Airlines flight prompts unplanned landing

Window crack on Southwest Airlines flight prompts unplanned landing

The unscheduled landing in Cleveland came after a passenger reported that part of an emergency exit window cracked.

  • by Lori Aratani