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Hundreds feared dead after Nigerian jet crashes in Lagos

June 4th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by BNO News
LAGOS, NIGERIA (BNO NEWS) -- A plane carrying more than 150 people crashed in a densely populated area of Nigeria's economic capital Lagos on Sunday, killing everyone on board and many more ... Read more...

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Massive search for MiG-29 wreckage on

October 26th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 26 (IANS) Massive combing operations continued Wednesday, with trekkers managing to climb snow-bound peaks in Himachal Pradesh?s Lahaul Valley to locate a missing IAF MiG-29 combat jet and ... Read more...

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Military plane crashes during bad weather in Morocco, killing 78

July 26th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by BNO News
GUELMIM, MOROCCO (BNO NEWS) -- At least 78 people were killed on Tuesday morning when a military transport plane crashed into a mountain in southern Morocco, state-run media reported. Three others survived. The ... Read more...

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Crews recover black box from Indonesian plane crash site

May 9th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA (BNO NEWS) -- A search team on Sunday afternoon recovered the black box from a Merpati Nusantara Airlines passenger plane which crashed in the sea off Indonesia's West Papua province on ... Read more...

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Mobile phones, gadgets may cause plane crash

January 19th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 19 (IANS) The growing presence of mobile phones and other gadgets on board could create electronic interference that could send an aircraft crashing down. Most personal devices transmit a signal ... Read more...

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‘Perfect storm’ from mobile use can cause planes to crash

January 19th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Experts have revealed that mobile phones and other gadgets can create enough of a "perfect storm" of interference with aircraft instruments to cause a crash.With more and more ... Read more...

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Air France jet may have ‘disintegrated in mid-air’

June 11th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): Two pieces of new evidence have suggested that the Air France jet broke up mid-air in minutes, rather than in one catastrophic incident.Searchers in the Atlantic fear ocean ... Read more...

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