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Judicial panel to probe air crash: Gilani


April 21st, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Saturday ordered the formation of a judicial commission to probe the deadly air-crash near here.The Bhoja Airlines flight with ... Read more...

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Massive combing operation on to locate crashed MiG-29


November 4th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 4 (IANS) A massive combing operation is on to retrieve the main wreckage of an Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-29 combat jet and to locate its other parts, ... Read more...

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MiG wreckage still stuck in Himachal glacier


October 30th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 30 (IANS) Rescuers have still not been able to retrieve the main wreckage of an Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-29 combat jet stuck in a glacier in the ... Read more...

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Hundreds attend Reno Park memorial


September 26th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Reno, Nev., Sept 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday, a memorial was held for the victims of the air disaster that occurred at the National Championship Air Races. Hundreds of people attended the ... Read more...

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Kanishka victims reject Canada’s $24,000 ex-gratia


July 11th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 11 (IANS) Air India Kanishka victims' families have rejected the Canadian government's offer of $24,000 each for the 1985 bombing that killed all 329 people on board the ... Read more...

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Canada unveils Kanishka Project to honour Air India victims


June 24th, 2011 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Ottawa, June 24 (IANS) To mark the 26th anniversary of the Air India bombing Thursday, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper unveiled a new memorial to the 329 victims and announced ... Read more...

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Now, families of Air India bomb blast victims ask for memorial in India


January 18th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto (Canada), Jan.18 (ANI): Families of crew members who died in the 1985 mid-air bomb explosion aboard an Air India flight have asked for the wreckage to be sent back to ... Read more...

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Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Legacy Lives On 20 Years After His Death


August 28th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Its been exactly twenty years since highly-acclaimed American blues legend Stevie Ray Vaughan lost his life in an ill-fated plane crash on August 27, 1990. Despite ... Read more...

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Black box of ill-fated plane found (Lead)


July 31st, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 31 (IANS) The black box of a Pakistani passenger aircraft which crashed Wednesday in Margalla Hills near Islamabad has been retrieved, officials said Saturday. The cockpit voice recorder and black ... Read more...

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152 killed as plane crashes into Islamabad’s Margalla Hills (Fifth Lead)


July 28th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) All 152 on board a private Pakistani airline flight from Karachi were killed when the jet crashed amid heavy rain in the thickly wooded Margalla ... Read more...

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Over 100 killed in Islamabad plane crash (Fourth Lead)


July 28th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) A private Pakistani airline jet crashed amid heavy rain in the thickly forested Margalla Hills near this Pakistani capital Wednesday morning, killing at least 100 ... Read more...

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12 of 158 dead in Mangalore plane crash yet to be identified


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mangalore, May 23 (IANS) Twelve of the 158 victims of the Mangalore air crash are yet to be identified while the bodies of 128 deceased have been given to their relatives, Air ... Read more...

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Air India Crash: Flight’s Black Box Found


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The tragic Air India Express plane crash is hogging the headlines in the major papers and sites since yesterday. The ill-fated flight which took off from ... Read more...

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Fiery crash turned gorge into valley of death


May 22nd, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Mangalore (Karnataka), May 22 (IANS) The fiery crash of Air India Express flight 812 from Dubai early Saturday in a gorge at the end of a "hill top" runway here ... Read more...

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Crash paralyses Mangalore airport


May 22nd, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mangalore (Karnataka), May 22 (IANS) The tragic crash of an Air India Express Boeing 737 killing at least 158 passengers Saturday has severely disrupted operations at the Mangalore airport. "Since the crash around ... Read more...

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Big B set to feature in Malayalam film ‘Kandahar’


February 8th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 8 (IANS) Director Major Ravi says that Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has given his nod for his Malayalam film "Kandahar", a film about plane hijacking that will also star ... Read more...

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Iran Plane Crash: More Than 150 Dead


July 15th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by GD
An Iranian plane heading to the Armenian capital of Yerevan from Tehran has crashed. The fatal crash as reported by the state media has caused more than 150 deaths. In fact officials ... Read more...

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150 Feared Dead In Comoros Islands Crash


June 30th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by GD
As many as 153 people are feared to be dead in the Yemen Airline crash; out of which 142 are passengers and the rest 11, members of the crew. The incident ... Read more...

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IAF aircraft’s wreckage with 13 bodies located (Second Lead)


June 10th, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati/New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The bodies of all 13 defence personnel on board the AN-32 transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) that had crashed in Arunachal Pradesh Tuesday were ... Read more...

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10 killed in Indonesian plane crash (Lead)


April 17th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, April 17 (Xinhua) An aircraft crashed in eastern province of Papua Friday, killing at least 10 people on board, according to an Indonesian Transportation ministry official. Papua police spokesperson Nurhabri said search ... Read more...

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Sabotage ruled out as Punjab plane crash probe begins


October 30th, 2008 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Ludhiana, Oct 30 (IANS) Forensic experts Thursday ruled out any sabotage in the six-seater King Air C-90 aircraft of the Punjab government that crashed near Sahnewal airport, killing two experienced pilots.After collecting ... Read more...

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Two pilots killed as plane crashes in Punjab, probe ordered (Second Lead)


October 29th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Ludhiana, Oct 29 (IANS) Two experienced pilots were killed Wednesday when a six-seater aircraft of the Punjab government crashed while landing at the Sahnewal airport near here. A probe has been ordered, ... Read more...

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