Free Press Journal
  • White House pays tribute to 9/11 victims

    Washington: US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have attended an observance in Pennsylvania — the site of where a fourth plane crash had crashed on September 11, 2001.

  • 21 dead as plane crashes into lake in South Sudan

    Juba: An overloaded commercial plane crashed into a lake in South Sudan on Sunday and killed 21 people, a local official said. The 19-seater commercial Baby Air plane had been travelling from the capital, Juba, the minister of information for the town of Yirol, Taban Abel Aguek, told The Associated Press. Officials were investigating the cause of the crash.

  • US: 5 killed as small plane crashes in mall parking in California   

    Washington: A small plane crashed in the parking lot of a mall in the US state of California, killing all five people on board, the authorities said. The twin-engine Cessna plane was en route to John Wayne Airport when the pilot declared an emergency and crashed around 12:30 pm local time in Santa Ana yesterday, near the South Coast Plaza shopping mall, CNN reported.

  • World War II vintage plane crash kills 20

    Geneva : Twenty people died after a vintage World War II aircraft crashed into a Swiss mountainside at the weekend, police said on Sunday. “The police have the sad certainty that the 20 people aboard perished,” police spokeswoman Anita Senti told media.

  • Eleven people from Alaska plane crash saved

    Los Angeles: A plane carrying 11 people crashed today on a mountainside in Alaska, officials and rescuers said, but there were no deaths. “It was reported that 11 people from the plane crash are alive, but have injuries,” the US Coast Guard said in a statement following the incident near the southeasternmost city of Ketchikan.

  • Mumbai plane crash: Prelim report in ‘few’ days says BJP lawmaker Kirit Somaiya

    Mumbai: BJP lawmaker Kirit Somaiya today said that the Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) is likely to submit its preliminary report on the Ghatkopar plane crash in the next “few” days. Somaiya, who represents Mumbai north east parliamentary constituency in the Lok Sabha, also said that the full report is expected to take about six months.

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    Former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan expresses grief over Mumbai plane crash

    Mumbai, Maharashtra Congress president Ashok Chavan today expressed grief over the death of five people after a chartered plane crashed in suburban Ghatkopar. “Pained to learn about the Chartered PlaneCrash in Mumbai’s Ghatkopar. This is very unfortunate that five people including one person on ground lost lives in this crash. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families.
    #MumbaiPlaneCrash,” the former chief minister said on Twitter.

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    Mumbai plane crash: “The reasons behind the mishap and names of those responsible for it should come out in open”, says Maha CM

    Mumbai, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today visited the site of the plane crash in a Mumbai suburb and said the incident was “very unfortunate”. He also said that the cause of the crash would be known after probe. Fadnavis spoke to officials of different agencies at the spot in suburban Ghatkopar in central Mumbai.”Today’s incident is very unfortunate and worrisome. Had this incident happened at a crowded place

  • In Pictures and Video: Chartered plane crashes in Mumbai’s Ghatkopar

    At least five people, including four on board, have died after a chartered plane crashed in a crowded neighbourhood in Mumbai’s Ghatkopar area. The plane was about to land at the airport when it crashed near Jagruti building in Ghatkopar, where construction work was going on.

  • Dog survives US plane crash

    Washington: A dog survived a plane crash in the US state of Indiana while three passengers and another dog were killed, authorities said.

  • Indian-American doctor couple killed in plane crash in US

    Houston: In a tragic incident, an Indian- origin psychiatrist couple was killed when their private plane crashed in the US state of Ohio, police officials said today. Umamaheswara Kalapatapu, 63, and his wife Sitha-Gita Kalapatapu, 61, both of Logansport, were killed in the crash, according to a media release from the Ohio State Highway Patrol.