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  • Pilot, trainee from Mumbai killed in crash near Gondia

    Nagpur: A four-seater training aircraft crashed into the Wainganga river near Gondia on Wednesday morning, killing both the flying instructor and the trainee pilot, identified as Himani Kalyani from Mumbai. At the controls was former Indian Air Force pilot Capt. Ranjan Gupta.

  • Two pilots killed in plane crash in Gondia

    Two pilots of a two-seater training aircraft were killed few minutes after it took off from Bisri Airfield in Godia in Maharashtra. The wreckage of the plane belonging to Rajiv Gandhi National Flying Institute in Gondia was found near Wainganga river at Mahalgao-Deori in Gondia, where it collapsed. Oil spills were visible in the river. Both the bodies have been recovered from the site.

  • Indonesian police plane missing with 13 on board

    Jakarta: An Indonesian police plane with 13 people on board lost contact during a flight today to the island of Batam near Singapore, authorities said.

  • A320: Crash on one of the safest planes

    Overall, the A320 registered just 0.14 fatal accidents per million takeoffs, according to a Boeing safety analysis published last year.

  • netaji

    Netaji died of injuries sustained in plane crash: UK website

    London:The latest set of witness statements released by a UK-based website set up to unravel the mystery surrounding Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s death seem to confirm that the freedom fighter died as a result of a plane crash in Taiwan. Five witnesses, which include Netaji’s close associa e, two Japanese doctors, an interpreter and a Taiwanese nurse, have been quoted as corroborating that the founder f the Indian National Army (INA) died

  • UK website releases new documents on Netaji

    London : A UK-based website set up to chart the last days of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose has released a new set of documents to dismiss claims that he may have been spotted in China years after his death in a plane crash, reports PTI.

  • Travis Barker

    Travis Barker talks about drug abuse, sucidal instinct

    Los Angeles: Drummer of American rock band Blink-182, Travis Barker has opened up about drug abuse, suicidal thoughts, and post-traumatic stress following a near-fatal plane crash. The 39-year-old musician got candid about his journey of self discovery including his battle with depression, reported E!online.

  • MH17 Crashes

    Dutch authorities release MH17 probe reports 

    The Hague: Dutch authorities on Tuesday released the findings of their probe into the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash over the conflict-hit region of eastern Ukraine in July 2014, in which all 298 people on board were killed.

  • Plane crash, UK

    Seven killed in crash at UK air show

    London : At least seven people were killed on Saturday at the Shoreham Air Show in Britain. The crash occurred when a military jet failed to pull up out of a loop and crashed into a busy road. The Hawker Hunter aircraft ploughed into several cars, creating a fireball and sending a thick black smoke billowing into the sky. Footage of the crash showed that the jet banked up steeply, turned over but did not

  • Air crash, central Colombia

    Air crash kills three in central Colombia

    Bogota: Colombian authorities has confirmed that a Cessna 402 light aircraft crashed in the outskirts of Cajica municipality, about 28 kilometers north from Bogota, the national capital, killing all three people on board. The airplane, which belonged to the Aeroexpress company, reported an emergency at 10.02 a.m. on Saturday before it crashed minutes in a rural area close to a house in the Cajica outskirts, the country’s Civil Aeronautic said in an official

  • Indonesian, military plane crash

    Indonesian military plane crashes in ball of flames

    Medan (Indonesia): An Indonesian military transport plane crashed today shortly after take-off in a city on Sumatra island, exploding in a ball of flames in a residential area. There was no immediate information on the number of people on board or any casualties on the ground after the Hercules plane went down in the city of Medan. Dramatic pictures on social media showed large crowds and emergency services gathering around the flaming wreckage, with the fuselage

  • Plane crash

    Nine killed in Alaska plane crash

    Washington: Nine people on board a sightseeing plane were killed when it crashed into a cliff in the Alaska, a media report said on Friday.