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Passenger plane crashes in Russia’s Far East, killing 10


September 13th, 2012 - 2:52 am ICT by BNO News
PALANA, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A small regional airliner crashed as it was preparing to land at an airport in northeastern Russia on early Wednesday afternoon, killing ten people and injuring four ... Read more...

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Russia-made amphibious plane crashes in Iran


July 30th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russia-made amphibious plane crashed in northern Iran leaving three people injured, Press TV reported.The Aerovolga LA-8 twin-engine amphibious aircraft crashed Sunday as it was ... Read more...

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Drug-laden plane crashes in Honduras


July 4th, 2012 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, July 4 (IANS) A small plane carrying 600 kg of cocaine crashed in Honduras Tuesday, police said.The pilot was killed and his copilot was injured when the aircraft crashed ... Read more...

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Turkish military plane crashes in Mediterranean


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ankara, June 22 (IANS) A Turkish military plane that went missing Friday was found to have crashed in the Mediterranean Sea, in Syrian territorial waters, Xinhua reported.The warplane carrying two ... Read more...

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Two Kenyan ministers among six killed in chopper crash (Lead)


June 10th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, June 10 (IANS) Kenya's internal security minister and his deputy were among six government officials killed in a police helicopter crash Sunday near the capital Nairobi, Kenyan media reported.George ... Read more...

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Nigeria mourns plane crash victims


June 4th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Abuja, June 4 (IANS) Nigeria Monday began a three-day national mourning for the 193 people who died in one of the country's worst plane crashes that occurred Sunday.The Dana Air ... Read more...

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13 Indians die as plane crashes in Nepal (Sixth Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Thirteen Indians on a pilgrimage and two crew members were killed when a 20-seater plane slammed into a cliff in western Nepal Monday, authorities said. The ... Read more...

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13 Indians die as plane crashes into Nepal cliff (Fourth Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Thirteen Indians were among the 15 people killed when their small aircraft dashed into a cliff in western Nepal Monday, less than seven months after 10 ... Read more...

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Austrian to circumnavigate world in small plane


May 12th, 2012 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, May 12 (IANS) In a daredevil effort with a single-engine small aircraft, a 44-year-old Austrian recreational pilot has set off on a 48,000-km-long trip to circumnavigate the world.Helmuth Lehner, ... Read more...

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Eight die in two plane crashes in Bolivia


April 23rd, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
La Paz, April 23 (IANS/EFE) Eight people, including opposition Senator Gerald Ortiz, were killed in two separate plane crashes in Bolivia, officials said.The senator died along with his father, Luis ... Read more...

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Passenger plane crashes near Pakistani capital of Islamabad, many killed (Updated)


April 20th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by BNO News
RAWALPINDI, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A Bhoja Air passenger plane carrying 127 passengers and crew members crashed early Friday evening while attempting to land at an airport near the country's capital of ... Read more...

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UTair passenger plane crashes in Siberia, killing 31


April 2nd, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by BNO News
TYUMEN, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A passenger plane operated by UTair Aviation crashed shortly after takeoff from an airport in Siberia on early Monday morning, killing at least 31 of the people ... Read more...

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Two die as plane crashes into lagoon


March 16th, 2012 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
San Juan, March 16 (IANS/EFE) Two people died Thursday when their cargo plane crashed into Torrecillo Lagoon in Carolina, Puerto Rico.Authorities identified the crew as pilot and owner of the ... Read more...

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Two Pakistanis die as plane crashes on lawn


February 23rd, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 23 (IANS) Two people, including a woman pilot, were killed Thursday when their training aircraft crashed onto the lawn of a house in Lahore city.The small training airplane ... Read more...

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IAF plane crashes near Chennai, pilots safe (Lead)


January 31st, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 31 (IANS) An Indian Air Force (IAF) trainer aircraft crashed into a lake near here early Tuesday but both pilots ejected safely, officials said.The two-seater Kiran trainer ... Read more...

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Small passenger plane crashes in eastern Canada, killing 4


January 12th, 2012 - 2:20 am ICT by BNO News
WINNIPEG, CANADA (BNO NEWS) -- Four people were killed on late Tuesday morning when a small passenger plane crashed in eastern Canada, officials said on Wednesday. One person survived the crash.The accident ... Read more...

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Plane crashes while fighting Argentina forest fire


January 5th, 2012 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Jan 5 (IANS/EFE) A plane being used to fight a forest fire in Argentina crashed Wednesday but the pilot survived, officials said.The plane was fighting the fire in ... Read more...

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Italian military plane crashes in Dubai


November 18th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 18 (IANS) An Italian military aircraft that participated in an airshow here crashed into the sea off Dubai Friday morning, but no casualties were reported.The accident occurred about ... Read more...

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Plane crashes in eastern China, casualties unknown


November 8th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by BNO News
LISHUI, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- A plane crashed near a city in eastern China on early Monday evening, state-run media reported on Tuesday, but only few details were released. It is unknown ... Read more...

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Nepal army plane crashes


October 19th, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 18 (IANS) Nepal army's missing plane with six people on board was confirmed to have crashed Tuesday evening, Xinhua quoted an army spokesman as saying.The plane bound for ... Read more...

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Small passenger plane crashes during bad weather in Nepal, killing 16


September 25th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by BNO News
KATHMANDU, NEPAL (BNO NEWS) -- At least sixteen people were killed on early Sunday morning when a small Buddha Air passenger plane carrying tourists on a sightseeing trip crashed near the Nepali ... Read more...

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Plane crashes during Reno air show; at least 2 dead, 62 injured


September 17th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by BNO News
RENO (BNO NEWS) -- At least two people were killed on late Friday afternoon when a World War II aircraft crashed during the Reno Air Races at Reno-Stead Airport in Nevada, officials ... Read more...

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Passenger plane carrying ice hockey team crashes in western Russia, killing 43


September 7th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- Forty-three people, including several foreigners, were killed on Wednesday when a passenger plane carrying an ice hockey team crashed in western Russia, officials said. Two people survived the ... Read more...

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Fighter plane crashes in Pakistan, one killed


August 15th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 15 (IANS) One civilian was killed and two pilots, including a woman pilot, were injured when a Pakistan Air Force plane crashed Monday, media reports said.An air force ... Read more...

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Caribbean Airlines passenger plane crashes at Guyana airport


July 30th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by BNO News
GEORGETOWN, GUYANA (BNO NEWS) -- A Caribbean Airlines passenger plane carrying more than 100 people crashed at Cheddi Jagan International Airport in Guyana on early Saturday morning, the airline said, causing some ... Read more...

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Angara passenger plane crashes in Siberia, killing 5


July 11th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- At least five people were killed and 20 others were injured when an Angara Airlines passenger plane crashed into a river in Siberia on Monday morning, the regional ... Read more...

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RusLine passenger plane crashes in northwest Russia, 44 killed


June 21st, 2011 - 7:44 am ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- A RusLine passenger plane carrying more than 50 people crashed near a city in northwest Russia on late Monday evening, officials said, killing everyone on board except eight ... Read more...

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Passenger plane crashes in northwest Russia, some killed


June 21st, 2011 - 6:04 am ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- A passenger plane carrying nearly 50 people crashed near a city in northwest Russia on late Monday evening, officials said, killing an unknown number of people.The Tupolev Tu-134 ... Read more...

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Sol Lineas Aereas commuter plane crashes in southern Argentina


May 19th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by BNO News
PRAHUANIYEU, ARGENTINA (BNO NEWS) -- A Sol Líneas Aéreas (SOL) commuter plane carrying more than 20 people crashed in southern Argentina on late Wednesday evening, the airline confirmed.Sol Líneas Aéreas flight 5428 ... Read more...

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Large military plane crashes at California naval base, no fatalities


May 19th, 2011 - 10:07 am ICT by BNO News
POINT MUGU, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- A large military aircraft crashed at Naval Air Station Point Mugu in California on late Wednesday afternoon, officials said, but all crew members survived the accident.Base ... Read more...

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Merpati Airlines passenger plane crashes in eastern Indonesia, killing 27


May 7th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA (BNO NEWS) -- A Merpati Nusantara Airlines passenger plane carrying 27 people crashed off Indonesia's West Papua province on Saturday, officials said, killing everyone on board.The China-built Xian MA60 aircraft belonging ... Read more...

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More 30 die when UN plane crashes in DR Congo


April 5th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by BNO News
KINSHASA, DR CONGO (BNO NEWS) -- A United Nations plane carrying more than 30 people crashed in the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo on Monday afternoon, officials said, killing all ... Read more...

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10 killed as UN plane crashes


April 5th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Kinshasa (DR Congo), April 4 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed and 16 others were injured when a plane of the UN mission in the Democratic Republic of ... Read more...

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At least 70 killed when passenger plane crashes in NW Iran


January 10th, 2011 - 3:03 am ICT by BNO News
URMIA, IRAN (BNO NEWS) -- An Iran Air passenger plane carrying more than 100 people crashed in northwestern Iran on Sunday evening, state-run media reported, killing at least 70 people.The Fars news ... Read more...

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Two killed as army plane crashes in Pakistan


December 22nd, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 22 (IANS) An army trainer plane crashed in the hilly area of southwest Pakistan's Balochistan province Wednesday killing both pilots on board, Xinhua reported.The small aircraft came down during a ... Read more...

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