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US Airways Flight 1702: ‘Harrowing Experience’

US Airways Flight 1702: ‘Harrowing Experience’

By Pam Wright March 14, 2014

A US Airways pilot was forced to abort takeoff Thursday when a tire on the front landing gear of US Airways flight 1702 blew out. No serious injuries were reported after the Airbus A320 en route to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International …

Nashville Plane Crash Kills Family Of 4 Nashville Plane Crash Kills Family Of 4

A plane crash that occurred near Nashville, TN has claimed the lives of four people. A cattle rancher from Kansas, his wife, daughter and granddaughter were identified as the four people killed in the crash. According to a friend close …

‘Miracle on the Hudson’ Remembered 5 Years On ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ Remembered 5 Years On

USAirways Flight 1549 landed into the Hudson River five years ago after being struck by birds. Images of passengers exiting the plane are still reminiscent today. Fortunately, the quick-thinking ingenuity of Pilots Sully Sullenberger and Jeff Skiles led to the …

Chesley Sullenberger Forever Linked to Twitter Chesley Sullenberger Forever Linked to Twitter

It’s hard to believe that it’s been five years since US Airway pilot Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger safely landed a jet carrying 155 passengers onto the Hudson River. The emergency crash landing was needed after a flock of geese blew out …

Chesley Sullenberger: 5 Years After Miracle Landing Chesley Sullenberger: 5 Years After Miracle Landing

Capt. Chesley Sullenberger is celebrating the 5th anniversary of the ‘Hudson Miracle” on Wednesday. In 2009 he saved 155 people by bringing US Airways Flight 1549 to an astounding landing on the Hudson River. The crash was caused after a …

MC-12 Crash Claims Lives of 3 Americans MC-12 Crash Claims Lives of 3 Americans
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Last night, an MC-12 military plane crashed in eastern Afghanistan, claiming the lives of three victims. “International Security Assistance Force service members and one ISAF civilian died following an aircraft mishap in eastern Afghanistan today,” NATO released in a statement. …

Aspen Plane Crash: Co-Pilot Dies Leaving 2 Injured Aspen Plane Crash: Co-Pilot Dies Leaving 2 Injured

A private jet burst into flames, leaving one person dead and two others injured. The twin-engine Canadair CL-600-2B16 Challenger deviated from the side of the runway while carrying three people when it crashed in Aspen Colorado, Sunday afternoon. “It was almost …

Aspen Plane Crash Leaves One Dead & Two Injured Aspen Plane Crash Leaves One Dead & Two Injured
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On Sunday, Aspen-Pitkin County Airport shut down after a private jet attempted to land on the runway, but instead flipped over and burst into flames. The crash killed one passenger and injured two others. According to FAA spokesman Allen Kenitzer, …

Plane crashes at Aspen Aiport killing one... Plane crashes at Aspen Aiport killing one...

At Aspen Airport, just 100 miles southeast of Denver, a private plane crashed while attempting to land at the Aspen/Pitkin County Airport on Sunday afternoon. Witnesses said that it appeared the pilot missed the runway in his first attempt to …

Loretta Fuddy dies in plane crash Loretta Fuddy dies in plane crash

The woman, who gained notoriety after she presented Barack Obama’s birth certificate in 2011, has died. Loretta Fuddy was the director of the Hawaii Department of Health and was a passenger in a single-engine plane with nine other people on …

Plane Crash off Coast of Hawaii Kills One Plane Crash off Coast of Hawaii Kills One

State public health Director Loretta Fuddy, the woman who verified the authenticity of President Obama’s birth certificate has died in a plane crash off the coast of Hawaii. Some thought the tragic death was fixed, suggesting that Obama had something …

Mozambique Airline Crash Kills all Aboard Mozambique Airline Crash Kills all Aboard

A Mozambique Airlines plane carrying 33 people crashed in a Namibian national park near the border with Angola, killing everyone on board, said Bollen Sankwasa, Namibia’s deputy police commissioner. Some reports claim 34 may have died. Initial reports claim the …

Mozambique Airlines Crash Found in Namibia; 33 Dead Mozambique Airlines Crash Found in Namibia; 33 Dead

After delaying the search due to heavy rain Friday afternoon, the wreckage of a Mozambique Airlines flight has been found in Bwabwata National Park, near the borders of Angola and Botswana. “The plane has been completely burnt to ashes and …

Medical Jet Crash Claims Four Lives Medical Jet Crash Claims Four Lives

According to the Miami Herald, it is likely that a mechanical problem led to the crash of a medical jet off the coast of Florida, causing the deaths of all four people on board the craft. The private jet took …

Russia Investigating Boeing 737 Crash Russia Investigating Boeing 737 Crash
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Russian aviation investigators have commenced combing through a Boeing 737 wreckage near the city of Kazan Monday, after the plane crashed Sunday, killing all 50 passengers on board. Flags flew at half mast in the city of 1.1 million, which …

Austin Hatch Becomes A Wolverine Austin Hatch Becomes A Wolverine

It is the time when all of the top recruits, and high school basketball stars are set to sign with their future college teams. Michigan may have gained a new star with Austin Hatch, a plane crash survivor who had …

Four Killed in Bahamas Plane Crash Four Killed in Bahamas Plane Crash

According to police in the archipelago, off Florida’s east coast, all four individuals aboard were killed in a plane crash on Sunday, November 10, 2013. A small single-engine plane crashed into the waters a few miles off Grand Bahama Island, …