Florida veterinarian, wife die in plane crash near airport
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A Florida veterinarian and his wife were identified Monday as victims of a deadly plane crash near a North Carolina airport, devastating friends who remembered their...
Commercial plane crashes in Kenyan capital but all said safe
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A small commercial plane has crashed while taking off from an airport in Kenya's capital but operator Silverstone Air says all passengers and crew have safely...
1 dead after plane crashes, burns near California airport
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — One person died when a small plane crashed and caught fire in a lettuce field near a Southern California airport on Tuesday, authorities said.
US fighter jet crashes in Germany, pilot ejects to safety
BERLIN (AP) — The U.S. military says an F-16 fighter jet has crashed in western Germany. The pilot was able to eject to safety.
Police said the plane came down in the Zemmer area, between...
Officials cleaning up waterways after deadly B-17 crash
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Environmental officials in Connecticut are cleaning up firefighting foam that's ended up in local waterways following last week's deadly crash of a B-17 bomber.
Pilot from Florida killed in central Indiana plane crash
KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a pilot from Florida was killed when a small plane crashed in a central Indiana farm field.
The Howard County Sheriff's Office says the crash happened...
Small plane crashes in Everglades; 2 injured
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a small airplane has crashed in the Everglades, injuring both men who were on board.
News outlets report the crash occurred Saturday afternoon...
2 killed when small airplane crashes in North Carolina
ASHEBORO, N.C. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board says it is investigating the crash of a single-engine airplane in central North Carolina.
Vintage airplane pilots shaken by Connecticut crash of B-17
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The deadly crash of a B-17 bomber in Connecticut has shaken the ever-smaller community of pilots who fly World War II-era planes that they say offer both unique challenges...
Small plane crashes into river, minor injuries reported to 1
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Federal authorities are investigating the crash of a small plane into a Pennsylvania river, but authorities say only minor injuries were reported to one of two people...
Some recent fatal crashes involving vintage aircraft
Wednesday's crash of a World War II B-17 bomber in Connecticut was the latest in a long list of fatal crashes involving vintage planes used or designed for military purposes. Some other recent...
Ukraine: 5 dead in crash of chartered plane low on fuel
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — A chartered plane crashed near the western city of Lviv Friday, killing five people and injuring three, after apparently running out of fuel, Ukrainian authorities...
The Latest: 7 confirmed dead in B-17 crash
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on a World War II-era bomber plane crashing outside of Bradley International Airport (all times local):
Small plane crashes in Florida woods, killing 3 people
DELAND, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in central Florida say three people are dead after a twin-engine plane crashed into the woods and caught fire.
Plane crashes on highway in Modesto; no vehicles hit
MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Highway Patrol says a small airplane has crashed on a highway in Modesto, The Modesto Bee reports.
CHP spokesman Tom Olsen tells the Bee that the pilot...
Pilot survives crop duster crash in Mississippi
COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — A pilot has survived the crash of his crop duster in Mississippi.
Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen says the Air Tractor 802A agricultural...
2 suffer minor injuries in central Nebraska plane crash
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say two people suffered minor injuries when their small plane crashed while trying to land at a central Nebraska airport.
Pilot spends hours in treetops after small plane crashes
MANVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A pilot has been rescued uninjured after his plane crashed into treetops as he tried to land at a New Jersey airport.
Authorities say rescuers managed to free the pilot...
2 injured in small plane crash in Gresham, Oregon
GRESHAM, Ore. (AP) — Two men were left with serious injuries after their plane crashed into a field in southeast Gresham, Oregon.
KOIN reports that crews from Portland and Gresham fire...
1 person killed when small plane crashes in NW Arkansas
PRAIRIE GROVE, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say one person was killed after a single-engine airplane crashed in northwest Arkansas late Monday.
2 dead in crash of small plane north of Houston
CONROE, Texas (AP) — Authorities say two people died when a small plane crashed during takeoff from an airport north of Houston.
Texas Department of Public Safety officials say the pilot and...
Pilot, passenger unhurt after crash landing in Fort Wayne
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Fort Wayne police say the pilot of a small plane and a passenger have escaped injury after the aircraft crashed during an emergency landing.
Authorities identify 2 killed in crash of home-built plane
STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a former Air Force pilot and a retired businessman were killed when a small plane crashed in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains this week.
Cargo plane didn’t report trouble before crash that killed 2
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Federal investigators say a cargo plane that crashed in Ohio and killed two Texas pilots clipped several trees as it was attempting to land.
Plane crash wreckage found; ‘no known survivors’
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Authorities say a small plane believed to have two people aboard crashed in northwestern Nevada and that there were "no known survivors."
Small plane crashes into Southern California building
TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — A small plane crashed into a building near a Southern California municipal airport Thursday, killing one of the two people aboard.
Spain: 2 die in crash of small military training plane
MADRID (AP) — Spain's air force says that a student pilot and her instructor have both died when their plane crashed into the Mediterranean Sea.
No injuries reported in crash of famous Nevada airplane
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada authorities have reported no injuries after a famous and highly-modified single-engine airplane crashed shortly after take-off.
Coast Guard rescues pilot from Gulf of Mexico after crash
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Coast Guard says it rescued a man after his plane crashed in the Gulf of Mexico off the Louisiana coast.
Coast Guard spokesman John Michelli says crews received an...
Planes land safely after mid-air collision at Reno Air Races
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a mid-air collision at the Reno Air Races that forced two planes to make emergency landings at Reno Stead Airport.
Small plane crashes into vehicle on Maryland’s Route 50
BOWIE, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police are investigating after a small plane crashed into at least one passenger vehicle on a highway next to an airport, injuring four people.
Widow says pilots in cargo plane crash had made many trips
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The widow of one of two Texas pilots killed in a cargo plane crash in Ohio says he had nearly 50 years of flying experience.
Cargo plane crashes in fiery wreck that kills only 2 aboard
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A cargo plane crashed into a truck repair lot just short of the runway at an Ohio airport, killing both people aboard the aircraft Wednesday and narrowly missing a major...
The Latest: 2 dead in Ohio cargo plane crash were from Texas
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a cargo plane crash in Ohio (all times local):
Authorities say the two people killed in a cargo plane crash near an Ohio airport were from...
Bodies of Maryland couple recovered from Florida plane crash
MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida have confirmed that a Maryland couple was killed when their plane crashed into the Gulf of Mexico over the weekend.
Small plane crashes into airport building in Arizona
MARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) — A small airplane crashed into the side of an airport building in Maricopa on Tuesday, landing upside down with its tail sticking out of the roof.
2 die in Florida Keys plane crash
MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — Two people died after a small plane crashed shortly after taking off Sunday morning from the Florida Keys Marathon International Airport.
The Latest: 2 dead, 3 injured in plane crash at airport
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on a small airplane crash in Nevada (all times local):
Authorities say a small private plane that crashed near a Nevada airport, killing...
At least 1 person killed in small plane crash
LADY LAKE, Fla. (AP) — Deputies say at least one person has died after a small plane crashed in Florida.
Deputies in Lake County say the pilot was killed Friday when the plane crashed near...
Authorities say pilot hurt when plane crashed in cornfield
GREENFIELD, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a pilot suffered minor injuries when his airplane crashed in a south-central Iowa cornfield.
The Adair County Sheriff's Office says a 911 caller...
Authorities: Small plane crashes in mountainous area of Utah
HENEFER, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a single-engine plane with two people aboard has crashed in Utah.
Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Allen Kenitzer told news outlets that the...
Pilot injured in small plane crash at West Virginia airport
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities in West Virginia say the pilot of a single-engine plane was injured when the aircraft crashed while trying to land at Yeager Airport.
Early report: biplane cleared to return but didn’t turn back
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Although a biplane pilot had been given clearance to return to a New Orleans airport, he didn't turn back before the plane crashed, killing him and a TV anchor last month, a...
Early report: biplane cleared to return but didn’t turn back
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A preliminary federal report says that although a biplane pilot had been given clearance to return to a New Orleans airport, he didn't turn back before the plane crashed,...
Pilot, passenger rescued after weekend crash
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Rescuers say a pilot and passenger escaped injury when their plane crashed near Tyonek over the weekend.
Alaska National Guard officials say responders found the...
Minnesota man escapes injury in ultralight aircraft crash
COLVIN, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a man escaped injury when his ultralight aircraft crashed while he was attempting to take off from his property in northeastern Minnesota.
All 9 aboard medical evac plane killed in Philippines crash
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — All nine people on board a small medical evacuation plane were killed Sunday when the aircraft crashed into a resort area south of the Philippine capital and exploded in...
NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press...
Boeing jet grounded in much of world after Ethiopia crash
HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Much of the world, including the entire European Union, grounded the Boeing jetliner involved in the Ethiopian Airlines crash or banned it from their airspace, leaving the...