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Pentagon planning to replace unmanned drones with manned ones to avoid legal hassles

June 7th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun.7 (ANI): In the wake of widescale criticism and warnings by a top UN official over the use of unmanned drones to target militants in Pakistan's lawless tribal region and other ... Read more...

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US troops to use ‘eavesdropping spy planes’ in Afghanistan

December 22nd, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Dec. 22 (ANI): US troops stationed in Afghanistan will soon use spy planes, that will provide them crucial information about Al Qaeda and the Taliban, with the help of its ... Read more...

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17 killed in US plane crash (Lead)

March 23rd, 2009 - 7:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (Xinhua) A small passenger plane crashed Sunday afternoon in the western US state of Montana, killing an estimated 17 people including a number of children, federal officials said. Federal Aviation ... Read more...

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Passenger plane crashes into a house near Buffalo, N.Y.

February 13th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
A small passenger air plane crashed into a home near Buffalo, N.Y., Thursday night.Television station WGRZ reported late Thursday night that a plane had crashed into a home in the ... Read more...

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At least six killed in South Africa plane crash

October 21st, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Oct 21 (DPA) At least six people were believed to have died in a plane crash near Johannesburg Tuesday.The Piper Saratoga propeller plane got into difficulties shortly after take-off from Rand ... Read more...

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Wreckage of Venezuelan airliner spotted

February 22nd, 2008 - 8:27 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Buenos Aires/Caracas, Feb 22 (DPA) Rescuers have located the Venezuelan airliner that crashed in a mountainous jungle area with 46 people on board in northern Venezuela, authorities said Friday. Antonio Rivero, national ... Read more...

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Airliner with 46 on board crashes in Venezuela

February 22nd, 2008 - 11:34 am ICT by admin
DPA Buenos Aires/Caracas, Feb 22 (DPA) A Venezuelan airliner with 46 people on board crashed late Thursday in northern Venezuela, Union Radio reported citing civil defence regional chief Gerardo Rojas. Rescue crews were ... Read more...

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